Denver Defeats Dallas 51-48 - Recap
The Broncos got a 4-TD performance from Peyton Manning as Denver handed Dallas a 51-48 defeat on Sunday at AT&T Stadium.
The Broncos earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 7.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 56.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Knowshon Moreno rushed for 93 yards, while Ronnie Hillman added 17 yards in the win. Julius Thomas and Eric Decker added 122 and 87 receiving yards respectively.
DeMarco Murray rushed for 43 yards for Dallas, while Tony Romo added 7 yards. Tony Romo threw for 506 yards for the Cowboys, while receivers Terrance Williams and Dez Bryant had 151 and 141 yards respectively.
Dallas outgained Denver 522-517 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 34-24 by the Broncos.
Dallas lost the time of possession battle 32:34/27:26, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Denver takes its act home to face Jacksonville looking for another win. For Dallas, they head home to face Washington.