Rayshawn Jenkins intercepted Dak Prescott’s bobbled move and returned it 52 yards for a landing that gave the Jacksonville Jaguars a 40–34 victory over the Dallas Cowboys in extra time Sunday.
Noah Brown didn’t safe Prescott’s low throw, and Jenkins made a shoelace seize and went untouched the opposite direction to finish Jacksonville’s 20-game skid in opposition to NFC groups. It’s an NFL report.
Prescott sat at the box because the Jaguars celebrated one among their extra implausible wins in franchise historical past. The Cowboys (10-4) ended a five-game successful streak.
The stunner avoided Dallas from securing a playoff spot. Jacksonville (6-8), in the meantime, may just achieve floor on Tennessee within the topsy-turvy AFC South.
Jacksonville gained the toss in extra time and had an opportunity to win it with Trevor Lawrence, who threw for 318 yards and 4 touchdowns. But the Jaguars went three-and-out, giving the Cowboys an opportunity to win after squandering a 27–10 lead.
Philadelphia Eagles 25-20 Chicago Bears
Jalen Hurts tied a profession excessive by way of working for 3 touchdowns and the Philadelphia Eagles outlasted the suffering Chicago Bears 25-20 on Sunday.
The Eagles (13-1), with the most productive report within the NFL, made simply sufficient performs to return away with a tighter-than-anticipated win.
Chicago’s Justin Fields rushed for 95 yards to achieve precisely 1,000 at the season, becoming a member of Michael Vick and Lamar Jackson as the one quarterbacks to hurry for 1,000 or extra. He additionally set a franchise single-season speeding report for a QB. But the Bears (3-11) misplaced their 7th immediately recreation – their worst skid since losing 8 in a row in 2002 to check a franchise report.
Hurts could also be final in on historical past as a rusher. He has 13 speeding touchdowns, one wanting the NFL report for a QB, set by way of Cam Newton throughout his rookie yr in 2011.
Hurts completed with 61 yards speeding and has 747 this season. He additionally threw for 315 yards, finishing 22 of 37 passes with two interceptions.
Kansas City Chiefs 30-24 Houston Texans (OT)
Jerick McKinnon had a 26-yard landing run in extra time and the Kansas City Chiefs were given 3 touchdowns from Patrick Mahomes in a 30-24 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday that clinched their 7th immediately AFC West name.
The Chiefs (11-3) were given the ball first in extra time however needed to punt it away after Mahomes used to be sacked by way of Blake Cashman on 3rd down. Texans quarterback Davis Mills fumbled on a scramble on Houston’s first play, and it used to be recovered by way of Kansas City’s Willie Gay on the Texans’ 26.
McKinnon, who additionally had a TD reception, dashed untouched into the top zone at the subsequent play.
Houston (1-12-1) tied it at 24 on a 29-yard box function with about 5 mins to move within the fourth quarter. The Chiefs had an opportunity to win it in legislation, however Harrison Butker’s 51-yard try went vast proper.
Kansas City overcame two turnovers and a season-high 102 penalty yards to win for the 7th time in 8 video games.
Detroit Lions 20-17 New York Jets
Jared Goff threw a go-ahead 51-yard landing move to Brock Wright on fourth-and-1 with 1:49 ultimate, and the Detroit Lions hung on for a 20–17 victory over Zach Wilson and the New York Jets on Sunday.
Coming out of the two-minute caution, Goff seemed to his left and located Wright vast open, and the tight finish rumbled untouched into the top zone. The Lions went wild at the box and sideline, shocking the Jets and their lovers.
But Wilson – who had an up-and-down go back because the beginning quarterback – and the Jets had another likelihood to tie or win.
On fourth-and-the-play from the Jets 40, Wilson rolled to his proper and finished a 20-yard move to Elijah Moore for a primary down. Robert Saleh then known as a timeout with 1 2d ultimate.
The Jets (7-7) despatched out Greg Zuerlein for a possible tying 58-yard box function, however his kick went vast left – sending the Lions (7-7) to their 3rd immediately win and 6th of their previous seven video games.
Pittsburgh Steelers 24-16 Carolina Panthers
Mitch Trubisky threw for 179 yards and engineered 3 lengthy landing drives because the Pittsburgh Steelers hung on to overcome Carolina 24-16 on Sunday, dealing the Panthers’ playoff hopes a significant blow.
Trubisky, filling in for concussed rookie Kenny Pickett, ran for a one-yard landing and performed turnover-free soccer. Najee Harris carried 24 occasions for 86 yards and a landing and Jaylen Warren added a 2-yard TD run for Pittsburgh (6-8), which has gained 3 of its ultimate 4.
The Panthers (5-9) entered the weekend in keep an eye on in their playoff future, wanting 4 wins in 4 video games to win the unimpressive NFC South.
But Carolina, a run-first crew, could not get the rest going at the floor.
The Panthers had averaged 191.6 yards speeding of their 5 wins this season, however controlled simply 21 yards on 16 carries because the Steelers stacked the field and dared Sam Darnold to overcome them.
Atlanta Falcons 18-21 New Orleans Saints
Andy Dalton and Taysom Hill mixed to throw 3 landing passes, and the New Orleans Saints beat Atlanta 21-18 on Sunday within the debut of Falcons rookie quarterback Desmond Ridder.
Juwan Johnson had a career-high 67 yards receiving and stuck either one of Dalton’s scoring passes. Hill, a software participant who traces up most commonly at tight finish, threw his 2d landing move of the season on a 73-yard reference to rookie receiver Rashid Shaheed.
New Orleans (5-9) remained mathematically alive within the anemic NFC South – a department through which each and every crew entered Week 15 with a shedding report.
Atlanta (5-9) used to be down by way of only a box function and perilous to attain with not up to 3 mins ultimate when Ridder hit Drake London over the center for first-down yardage on fourth-and-5. But protection Justin Evans punched the ball out of London’s snatch, and cornerback Bradley Robey snagged it out of the air to present New Orleans the ball by itself 39.