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Cowboys-Steelers Game Balls: Prescott, Elliott sparkle again

Dak Prescott, left, passed for 319 yards and two scores, while Ezekiel Elliott had 209 combined yards Sunday.
Dak Prescott, left, passed for 319 yards and two scores, while Ezekiel Elliott had 209 combined yards Sunday. mfaulkner@star-telegram.com

Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott and running back Ezekiel Elliott: The rookies continue to shine. Prescott completed 22 of 32 for 319 yards and a 121.7 passer rating. Elliott rushed for 114 yards and two touchdowns on 21 carries. He had two catches for 95 yards, including a team season-long 83-yard touchdown on a screen pass. Elliott has 1,005 rushing yards on the season.

Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant: Bryant’s father died on Saturday. Through his grief, Bryant had six catches for 116 yards and a 50-yard touchdown.

Cowboys coach Jason Garrett: Garrett has led his team to eight consecutive wins, tying the 1977 team for the longest win streak in franchise history. The team is 8-1 for the eighth time in franchise history and the first time since 2007.

Cowboys end DeMarcus Lawrence and safety Byron Jones: Lawrence had four tackles, two tackles for loss, one sack, one pressure and one forced fumble. Jones led the team in tackles with 12.

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and receiver Antonio Brown: Roethlisberger passed for 408 yards and three touchdowns for a 125.4 passer rating. Brown had 14 catches for 154 yards and one TD.

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