Defense lifts Dallas to a 27-17 victory over sinking Saints


              New Orleans Saints quarterback Taysom Hill (7) celebrates a touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Derick Hingle)
            
              Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) celebrates his touchdown pass to Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Michael Gallup during the first half of an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Derick Hingle)
            
              Dallas Cowboys acting head coach Dan Quinn, left, speaks with New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton before the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Derick Hingle)
            
              New Orleans Saints wide receiver Deonte Harris (11) runs against Dallas Cowboys cornerback Anthony Brown (30) during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Derick Hingle)
            
              Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) runs against the New Orleans Saints during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Brett Duke)
            
              during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Derick Hingle)
            
              Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper (19) runs against New Orleans Saints cornerback P.J. Williams (26) during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Brett Duke)
            
              New Orleans Saints quarterback Taysom Hill (7) works in the pocket against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Brett Duke)
            
              Dallas Cowboys wide receiver CeeDee Lamb (88) runs past New Orleans Saints linebacker Pete Werner (20) during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Brett Duke)
Defense lifts Dallas to a 27-17 victory over sinking Saints