Daniel Carlson kicked a 29-yard box purpose in additional time after Anthony Brown’s fourth pass-interference penalty saved the power alive, and the Las Vegas Raiders beat the Dallas Cowboys 36-33 on Thursday.
Carlson’s 5th box purpose got here after Brown used to be known as for interference on Zay Jones on third-and-18. All 4 of Brown’s interference consequences got here on third-down incompletions.
The Raiders (6-5) ended a three-game shedding streak with their first Thanksgiving victory since 1968. It used to be their fourth look at the vacation since then, with the former two losses coming on the Cowboys.
Carlson put Las Vegas forward 33-30 with a career-long 56-yarder with 1:52 ultimate. Greg Zuerlein, who neglected an additional level after the primary Dallas TD, responded with a 45-yarder with 19 seconds to move.
Tony Pollard had a 100-yard kickoff go back for Dallas within the 1/3 quarter, however used to be stopped throughout the 15 to begin additional time. The Cowboys went three-and-out ranging from their seven, and the Raiders completed off the 1/3 victory for the AFC West towards the NFC East-leading Cowboys (7-4) prior to now 4 video games.
Brown had his again to Jones when Derek Carr threw the go with Las Vegas at its 43. The penalty put the Raiders on the Dallas 24, and the successful kick got here after Dallas used to be penalized two times for dashing previous the road of scrimmage sooner than the snap.
Each groups had season highs in consequences and yards. Dallas had 14 for 166 and Las Vegas 14 for 110.
Carr threw for 373 yards, together with a 56-yard landing strike to DeSean Jackson. Marcus Mariota had a brief scoring run on a shotgun keeper.
The Dallas offense struggled early with out most sensible receivers Amari Cooper (Covid-19 protocols) and CeeDee Lamb (concussion) and operating again Ezekiel Elliott nursing a proper knee damage.
Dak Prescott had 209 of his 375 yards passing within the fourth quarter. His 32-yard landing go to Dalton Schultz and two-point conversion toss to the tight finish pulled the Cowboys even at 30 with 2:54 ultimate once they trailed nearly from the beginning.
Jackson tip-toed effectively at the sideline to open the scoring and drew one of the vital interference consequences towards Brown finally zone to arrange Josh Jacobs’ one-yard TD.
Sean McKeon had his first profession landing, a 10-yard catch for the Cowboys’ first issues. Elliott, who used to be restricted to 9 carries for 25 yards, had a one-yard TD.
Chicago Bears 16-14 Detroit Lions
Cairo Santos made a 28-yard game-ending box purpose to offer the Chicago Bears a 16-14 win over the Detroit Lions on Thursday.
The Bears (4-7) ended a five-game shedding streak beneath embattled trainer Matt Nagy, who used to be answering questions on his task standing not up to 48 hours sooner than kickoff.
The Lions (0-10-1) made many errors, early and past due, to increase their skid to fifteen video games going again to their most up-to-date win just about a 12 months in the past in Chicago.
Andy Dalton, beginning instead of injured rookie Justin Fields, led the Bears on an 18-play, 69-yard power that took the general 8:30 off the clock.
Dalton transformed a third-and-5 with a 13-yard go to Damiere Byrd to get the Bears to midfield. Detroit later helped out, giving them 5 yards on a penalty for calling consecutive timeouts with out a play in between.
At the subsequent snap, Dalton transformed third-and-4 with a seven-yard go to Byrd. With just one timeout left, which first-year trainer Dan Campbell used to get his disorganized protection arrange, Dalton used to be ready to kneel to run the clock down to at least one 2nd sooner than calling a timeout to arrange Santos’ 1/3 box purpose.
Dalton completed 24 of 39 for 317 yards with a go-ahead, 17-yard landing go to Jimmy Graham past due within the first part and an interception.
Jared Goff, coming back from a one-game absence as a result of an indirect damage, used to be 21 of 25 for 171 with two touchdowns. Goff threw a 39-yard landing go to Josh Reynolds on his first power and a 17-yard go to TJ Hockenson past due within the 1/3 that helped Detroit take a 14-13 lead that it merely didn’t stay.
Dalton didn’t make many errors, however Detroit cornerback Amani Oruwariye took benefit of one among them when he stepped in entrance of a receiver to select off a go finally zone past due in the second one quarter. Oruwariye supplied some pleasure for Lions enthusiasts that want it, celebrating the interception by way of having his teammates take a seat finally zone to be served imaginary meals from the soccer.
Santos made his 2nd box purpose proper sooner than halftime to offer the guests a 13-7 lead.