For this week, it was good enough to earn Carr some recognition by the NFL.
Carr was named NFC Defensive Player of the Week, the first for the Cowboys since 2010. Earlier this year, the Cowboys won consecutive Special Teams Player of the Week awards with
Carr becomes the first non-special teams winner since
Along with the late-game interception, Carr had two early pass breakups, one of which that nearly led to an interception.
Last week, Carr also made a momentum-swinging interception against the Bengals, returning it inside the 20 that led to a game-tying touchdown.