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Check out highlights from Ezekiel Elliott's 140-yard breakout performance

Sep 25, 2016; Arlington, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) leaps over Chicago Bears safety Chris Prosinski (31) in the fourth quarter at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

Sep 25, 2016; Arlington, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) leaps over Chicago Bears safety Chris Prosinski (31) in the fourth quarter at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

Expectations have been high for Dallas Cowboys rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott ever since the team took him with the fourth pick in April.

Though he struggled a bit in his first two games, Elliott gave Cowboys fans a glimpse of what he can do against the Bears on Sunday night, rushing for a career-high 140 yards in Dallas' 31-17 win. Check out some of his best runs.

.@EzekielElliott was a workhorse on Sunday night.

Highlights from his 140-yard performance. 👇 https://t.co/q7wfSPd9uo

— NFL (@NFL) September 26, 2016

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Elliott ran for only 51 yards in Week 1 but upped that total to 83 in his second game. His increased production each game is a great sign for a player many believe will be in the running for Offensive Rookie of the Year.