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Ezekiel Elliott Ties Tony Dorsett For Most Rushing TD By A Cowboy's Rookie

Ezekiel Elliott joined fine company on Thursday night.

The Cowboys are currently taking on the Vikings and Ezekiel Elliott got the scoring going for Dallas with a one-yard touchdown run early on. The touchdown was his 12th of the season, which tied the legendary Tony Dorsett for most rushing touchdowns by a Cowboy's rookie.

Dorsett was a rookie in 1977 and had 12 rushing touchdowns in 14 games with Dallas. Elliott has hit that mark in just 12 games.

Entering Thursday night's contest in Minnesota, Elliott led the NFL in rushing yards with 1,199 on the year.

Dallas leads Minnesota 7-3 at halftime. You can catch all of the action on NBC.