Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 12/17/12
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys and Pittsburgh Steelers needed a win Sunday and both played as if their season was on the line. The Cowboys are still walking it. Brandon Carr's interception of Ben Roethlisberger in overtime was the final blow in 27-24 victory Dallas had to have. The Cowboys (8-6) moved into a tie for first place in the NFC East with the New York Giants and Washington. Roethlisberger, playing in Cowboys Stadium for the first time since Super Bowl XLV, came up short in an epic duel with Tony Romo. The two quarterbacks combined to throw for 680 yards and four touchdowns, but it was the one turnover by Roethlisberger on the first OT possession that proved the difference. Carr returned the interception to the 1-yard line. Dan Bailey kicked the game-winner field goal two plays later. The Steelers' postseason hopes took a hit with their fourth loss in the last five games, falling to 7-7 in the AFC. Pittsburgh has Cincinnati at home next week in a must-w...
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