Aaron Jones tied a franchise record with four touchdown runs, even as the Green??Bay Packers held off a furious comeback to beat the Dallas Cowboys 34-24 on??Sunday.
Quarterback Aaron Rodgers had starred as the Packers won to AT&T Stadium on their own three previous visits, however, it had been the other Aaron that carried that moment to the load of the team.
Jones had 19 carries for 107 yards and added team-leading seven receptions for 75 yards since the Packers (4-1) obtained without star recipient Davante Adams, sparking a second-straight loss over the Cowboys (3-2).
Jones became the fourth largest Packer to rush for four touchdowns in a game, joining Dorsey Levens, Terdell Middleton along with Hall.
Jones score gave a lead with 3:30 left in the third quarter to Green Bay, however a late comeback jeopardized thereafter.
Dak Prescott threw Amari Cooper a touchdown pass, together with the latter.
Dallas pushed to the red zone on their next possession, with time running down, however, kicker Brett Maher overlooked a 33-yard field goal would have an onside kick effort to set up in a one-score match.
Prescott threw for 463 yards with 2 touchdowns, but had three interceptions – two arriving in the first half as a Dallas team that was sloppy were held scoreless into Green Bay land.
Together with the Cowboys moving into position on the starting drive, Prescotts pass intended for Amari Cooper intercepted and was dropped by Jaire Alexander to install the Packers first touchdown.
Preston Smith and reserve defensive back Chandon Sullivan included an interception because Green Bay captured control, and ZaDarius Smith both had third-down sacks.
While running back Ezekiel Elliott additional 62 rushing yards and a score because the Cowboys fought back their way, cooper finished with 11 receptions for 226 yards and touchdown, but the deficit was too great to overcome.
Rodgers threw for 238 yards for the Packers, with no touchdowns and no interceptions.
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