Cowboys Take Care Of Buccaneers, 26-20, As Elliott Has Career Day

Throughout the first half, the Dallas Cowboys looked to be cruising to victory. In the second, they survived a nail-biter, making the plays that they had to, en route to a 26-20 victory.

Ezekiel Elliott had a career-high 159 rushing yards, including a short score in the second quarter. It was after this score that really had everyone talking.

“Zeke”, after his 2-yard score, ran into and out of the endzone, before jumping into the red Salvation Army bucket in celebration. This obviously had folks tweeting. Here are some of the best, captured from Social Delta’s tracking of Buccaneers vs. Cowboys:

Here’s how the full graph of the game looked:

The Bucs/Cowboys game was heavily mentioned on Twitter, especially during the Elliott and Dak touchdowns, and again once the Cowboys held on for the win.

Besides the Elliott touchdown, here were the other biggest plays from this primetime game that had people talking:

Dak Prescott Runs In Untouched, 17-3 Dallas

Jameis Winston Hits Cameron Brate For The Go-Ahead Score

Bailey’s Field Goal Gives Dallas a 26-20 Lead

Cowboys D Stops Bucs Last Effort – 26-20 Final

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