Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant and tight end Jason Witten: Bryant’s juggling, 37-yard catch in overtime set up the game-winning kick. It was one of his nine catches on the day. Witten caught four for 59 yards and went over 10,000 career yards receiving. He has 10,014.
Cowboys kicker Dan Bailey and quarterback Tony Romo: Bailey’s 49-yarder in overtime was the game-winner. He had a 33-yarder at the end of the first half. He missed a 53-yarder wide left at the end of regulation that snapped a club-record streak of 30 consecutive field goals. Romo passed for 324 yards with two touchdowns and one interception and extended plays with his movement in the pocket.
Cowboys cornerbacks Brandon Carr and Orlando Scandrick: Carr led the team in tackles with eight and had one pass defensed. Scandrick had an interception and two passes defensed.
Cowboys linebackers Justin Durant and Rolando McClain: Each had six tackles and disrupted several plays before they got going. McClain was injured late.
Texans running back Arian Foster: The slippery back carried 23 times for 157 yards and two touchdowns. His longest run was 33 yards.