The Dallas Cowboys running game came to life in their Thanksgiving Day win over the Oakland Raiders. Here is a look at the Cowboys team grades for the big win.
DeMarco Murray ran for three touchdowns, backup Lance Dunbar had a career-high 82 yards rushing and the Dallas Cowboys overcame Oakland’s fumble return for a score on the opening kickoff to beat the Raiders 31-24 Thursday.
DeMarco Murray ranks as the best running back in the NFL in yards per carry, but barely gets a dozen carries a game. Head coach Jason Garrett said that one thing Murray needs to work on is finishing his runs better.
Murray easing up as he went out of bounds – he actually did it twice – led coach Jason Garrett to have a rare moment of candor by saying Murray ‘needs to finish runs better.’
The Dallas Cowboys remain undefeated in the NFC East after beating the New York Giants for the second time this season. Here is a look at the Cowboys’ team grades from the big game.
We’re at a place right now where we’re tied for first in our division, and we’re still in control of our situation. We’re trying to get better as a team, and that’s what great teams do in the later part of the year, said Murray
Garrett says offensive balance would help out the offensive line, the defense, and the team as a whole. So why didn’t the Cowboys run the ball more on Sunday?
Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne and guard Brian Waters will miss Sunday’s game against Minnesota with injuries.
DeMarco Murray will return to the lineup following an injury as the Dallas Cowboys take on the Minnesota Vikings in Week 9. Here is a look at the Cowboys vs. Vikings injury report.
Brown was a second-round pick by Carolina in 2009 and appeared in 28 games over two seasons. He played in three games for San Diego in 2011 and was out of football last season.
Bryant’s antics are the least of the problems for Dallas with a defense facing more injury issues after allowing a last-second touchdown and the most yards in franchise history in Detroit’s 31-30 win.
The Dallas Cowboys defensive line continues to struggle with injuries while three different wide receivers are listed among the injured as well heading into the Detroit Lions game. Here is a look at the Cowboys vs. Lions injury report.