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Merry Christmas - Emmitt sets TD mark

Updated: December 19, 2001, 9:57 AM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

Dec. 25, 1995

Late on Christmas night, Emmitt Smith finally gets the present he wants. With 5:49 remaining in the last game of the NFL's regular season, the Dallas Cowboys running back scores his 25th touchdown (all rushing) to snap his tie with John Riggins (1983) for most TDs in a season.

"When we got down to the 20, Troy (Aikman) said we should make a rushing touchdown," Smith says after the Cowboys' 37-13 victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Monday Night Football. ...

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