February 8, 2023

Cowboys vs. Colts score: Four second-half turnovers force Dallas to outscore Indy

The Cowboys moved to 9-3 on the season after handling the Colts, 54-19, on Sunday night.

Indy gave Dallas a run, scoring 10 points on its first two possessions to take an early lead. The Cowboys managed to spark two touchdown drives to go ahead, but the Colts had a chance to go into halftime with a surprising lead, especially after Stephen Gilmore picked off Dak Prescott with three minutes to play. Second quarter. However, Matt Ryan and co. They were held to just one field goal on that possession, and the senior quarterback threw a pick on the following drive that led to Dallas’ five-play touchdown streak to go up eight before halftime.

In the second half, Indianapolis opened the scoring again on Alec Pierce’s 15-yard touchdown catch. The Cowboys absorbed the punch and responded on offense with a 75-yard touchdown drive. At that point, the defense did the rest, forcing four straight turnovers in Indianapolis to put the game away.

Dak Prescott completed 20 of his 30 passes for 170 yards, three touchdowns and one interception. Tony Pollard and Michael Gallup both found the end zone twice. Matt Ryan, on the other hand, was 21 of 37 for 233 yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions.

From here, Dallas hangs out at AT&T Stadium and awaits the Houston Texans in Week 14 on Sunday. As for the Colts, they will be off in Week 14 before going on the road to face the Vikings in Minnesota in Week 15 to begin the final stretch of the 2022 regular season.