Just one game in, and Ezekiel Elliott already has his first-career score Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

Dallas Cowboys rookie Ezekiel Elliot got his first rushing touchdown Sunday against a new and staunch Giants defense.

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Elliott scored from eight yards out, putting Dallas ahead, 16-13. He finished with just 51 yards on 20 carries (2.5 ypc).

Dallas fans, coaches and players are expecting this to be the first of many touchdowns from the rookie this year, and hopefully years to come.

Dallas would eventually fall to New York, 20-19.


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