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Cowboys CeeDee Lamb scores winning touchdown, bids farewell to Patriots defenseman – .


Dak Prescott hooked up with CeeDee Lamb for an overtime touchdown pass, and second-year wide receiver said goodbye to New England Patriots cornerback Jalen Mills as the Dallas Cowboys claimed a thrilling 35- 29 Sunday.

The 35-yard overtime touchdown gave Dallas their fifth straight win, but it wasn’t a piece of cake. Dallas was on the road at Gillette Stadium, and New England played blow for blow with Dallas in the fourth quarter.

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Dallas Cowboys wide receiver CeeDee Lamb (88) stretches the ball over the goal line for the winning touchdown as New England Patriots cornerback Jalen Mills (2) continues on Sunday, October 17 2021, in Foxborough, Mass.
(Photo AP/Michael Dwyer)

Mac Jones threw an interception on second-year Cowboys defensive back Trevon Diggs. It was the sixth straight game Diggs had recorded a pick, and it gave Dallas a 26-21 lead with 2:27 remaining.

On the next disc, Jones found Kendrick Bourne and delivered a ball to the wide receiver. Bourne ran 75 yards for a touchdown, and the Patriots gained three points after the two-point conversion, 29-26.

New England Patriots wide receiver Kendrick Bourne (84) celebrates in the end zone after his touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys during the second half on Sunday, Oct.17, 2021, in Foxborough, Mass.
(Photo AP/Michael Dwyer)

Prescott led Dallas on a nine-play, 40-yard run that ended with a 49-yard field goal from Greg Zuerlein to tie the game with 20 seconds left in the fourth quarter.

DAN CAMPBELL OF THE LIONS CHALLENGES JARED GOFF AFTER 6TH CONSECUTIVE LOSS

New England Patriots center linebacker Ja’Whaun Bentley, right, kicks the ball off the hands of Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, left, during a touchdown attempt at the goal line during the first half on Sunday 17 October 2021, at Foxborough, Masse.
(Photo AP/Steven Senne)

Dallas would stop New England in the first overtime possession, and Prescott threw the touchdown pass to Lamb to win the game.

Prescott completed 36 passes on 51 for 445 yards, three touchdowns and one interception. Lamb had nine catches for 149 yards and two touchdowns. Blake Jarwin made the other touchdown catch.

Ezekiel Elliott led the Cowboys with 69 rushing yards.

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Trevon Diggs (7) is congratulated by fans after an overtime victory over the New England Patriots on Sunday, October 17, 2021 in Foxborough, Mass.
Dallas Cowboys cornerback Trevon Diggs (7) is congratulated by fans after an overtime victory over the New England Patriots on Sunday, October 17, 2021 in Foxborough, Mass.
(Photo AP/Michael Dwyer)

Jones had 15 passes for 21 assists for 229 yards and two touchdowns. He had the only interception at Diggs. Damien Harris ran for 101 yards on 18 carries. Rhamondre Stevenson also scored a touchdown.

Bourne had the only touchdown catch but was the best among Patriots wide receivers. Jakobi Meyers had five catches for 44 yards. Hunter Henry had the other touchdown hold.

New England Patriots quarterback Mac Jones (10) throws under pressure from Dallas Cowboys cornerback Jourdan Lewis (26) during the first half on Sunday, Oct. 17, 2021 in Foxborough, NW. Massachusetts.
New England Patriots quarterback Mac Jones (10) throws under pressure from Dallas Cowboys cornerback Jourdan Lewis (26) during the first half on Sunday, Oct. 17, 2021 in Foxborough, NW. Massachusetts.
(Photo AP/Michael Dwyer)

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Dallas fell to 5-1 and New England fell to 2-4.

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