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Live blog: Prescott kneels to finish the game, Cowboys win 41-21

The Cowboys are now 2-1 to start the 2021 regular season.
Credit: AP
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) celebrates after a touchdown run by running back Ezekiel Elliott in the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles in Arlington, Texas, Monday, Sept. 27, 2021. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

ARLINGTON, Texas — It's Monday Night Football time at AT&T Stadium as the Dallas Cowboys take on the Philadelphia Eagles on WFAA.

Monday night's game is the first of a three-game home stretch in Arlington as Dallas looks to take an early lead in the NFC East.

WFAA aired a special presentation before Monday night's game that included profiles on Cowboys stars, like Micah Parsons and Ezekiel "Zeke" Elliott. After the game, watch an exclusive 1-on-1 interview with quarterback Dak Prescott. 

Stay up to date on the latest from the game below.

10:28 p.m. - Cowboys defeat the Eagles 41-21 to take an early lead in the NFC East.

10:05 p.m. - TE Dalton Schultz got his second touchdown catch of the game to give the Cowboys a commanding 41-14 lead.

9:54 p.m. - Attendance at AT&T Stadium on Monday night was 93,267.

9:49 p.m. - WR Cedrick Wilson catches a 2-yard pass from Dak Prescott to extend the Cowboys' lead. Dallas leads 34-14 in the fourth quarter.

9:40 p.m. - Cowboys lead 27-14 at the end of the third quarter.

9:23 p.m. - The Eagles bring the score a little more closer after a touchdown pass from Jalen Hurts to Zach Ertz. Cowboys lead 27-14.

9:08 p.m. - Trevon Diggs' interception was the team's sixth in the first three games of the season.

9:00 p.m. - Dallas CB Trevon Diggs picks off Jalen Hurts and takes it in for a touchdown to start the second half. Cowboys lead 27-7.

8:44 p.m. - Cowboys lead 20-7 at the half behind two touchdowns by Ezekiel Elliott.

8:19 p.m. - Cowboys RB Elliott gets his second touchdown of the game with a 3-yard run. Kicker Greg Zuerlein misses the extra point. Dallas leads 20-7.

8:17 p.m. - With nine minutes left in the second quarter, Cowboys running backs Elliott and Tony Pollard already combined for 103 yards rushing.

8:07 p.m. - Cowboys lead 14-7 at the end of the first quarter.

7:59 p.m. - Cowboys tight end Dalton Schultz catches a 19-yard pass for a touchdown. Dallas leads 14-7.

7:50 p.m. - Cowboys lose the challenge and the Eagles offense gets the ball back after Dallas fails to convert on fourth down. Game tied 7-7.

7:46 p.m. - Prescott ruled short of a touchdown at the 1-yard line of the end zone on fourth down. Cowboys challenge.

7:31 p.m. - Cowboys QB Dak Prescott fumbles the ball in the Dallas end zone and the Eagles recover for a touchdown. Game is tied 7-7.

7:27 p.m. - Anthony Brown picks off Eagles QB Jalen Hurts for the Cowboys defense's seventh forced turnover of the season.

7:22 p.m. - Cowboys take the early lead after a 1-yard touchdown run by RB Ezekiel Elliott. Dallas leads 7-0.

7:13 p.m. - Eagles in the coin toss and defer. Cowboys will start with the ball.

6:30 p.m. - Watch a WFAA sports special happening now ahead of kickoff.

5:55 p.m. - Cowboys inactives for tonight: Donovan Wilson, Will Grier, Ty Nskehe, Carlos Watkins and Dorance Armstrong.

5:45 p.m. - Traffic issues lingered on Interstate 30 near AT&T Stadium after a dump truck overturned, according to police. Fans heading to the game on the eastbound lanes were urged to take alternative routes through the Cooper, Fielder or Eastchase exits.

5:30 p.m. - Doors open at AT&T Stadium. The roof will be open for tonight's game. 

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