5 major stars from Thanksgiving Day NFL games

These were the players who came up big on Thursday to help their teams secure wins.

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Thanksgiving Day 2018 brought a trio of NFL games onto national television. In the opener, the Chicago Bears captured a 23-16 victory over the Detroit Lions. The follow-up saw the Dallas Cowboys with a win by a touchdown over the Washington Redskins. In the nightcap, New Orleans continued their hot run with a 14-point win over the Atlanta Falcons.

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Dak Prescott - Dallas Cowboys

The Cowboys had several big performances on offense in their home game on Thanksgiving. Prescott had some impressive players including his scramble to the end zone for a rushing touchdown. He also got to celebrate in the Salvation Army bucket, thanks to teammate Ezekiel Elliott.

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Amari Cooper - Dallas Cowboys

Cooper came to the Cowboys just weeks ago via a trade with the Oakland Raiders. On Thanksgiving Day, he feasted on the Redskins' defense with 180 yards and two touchdowns on eight receptions.

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