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Cowboys TE Dalton Schultz Breaks Through Tackles For Touchdown In Win Over Niners

Dec 20, 2020, 3:55 PM
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Tight end Dalton Schultz #86 of the Dallas Cowboys runs for a touchdown against cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the San Francisco 49ers during the third quarter at AT&T Stadium on December 20, 2020 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Former Bingham Miners and current Dallas Cowboys tight end Dalton Schultz broke through tackles on his way into the end zone for a touchdown in a win over the San Francisco 49ers.

The Cowboys hosted the Niners on Sunday, December 20.

With 7:35 remaining in the third quarter, Cowboys quarterback Andy Dalton rolled out and hit Schultz in the flat.

The former Bingham standout broke through multiple tackles and forced his way across the goal line for a touchdown.

It was his fourth touchdown reception of the season.

Schultz’s score gave Dallas a 24-17 lead.

The Cowboys went on to win the contest, 41-33.

Schultz finished the game with two catches for 14 yards and a touchdown.

The Cowboys improved to 5-9 this season with the win.

Dallas’ next game is against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, December 27 at 2:25 p.m. (MDT). The game will broadcast on FOX.

Kyle Ireland is a Locals in the NFL Insider for KSLSports.com and host of the Yards After College Podcast. Follow him on Twitter (@kyleireland) and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).

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