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Cowboys Rob Ryan on defensive improvement against Eagles: ‘We c…

Cowboys Rob Ryan on defensive improvement against Eagles: ‘We called a better game tonight than we did last year’

PHILADELPHIA - Cowboys coordinator Rob Ryan was pleased with the defense’s performance Sunday after Dallas’ 38-23 victory over Philadelphia. The Cowboys scored two defensive touchdowns and held the Eagles to 369 yards of total offense. Consider that
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  • Concussions for Michael Vick, Jay Cutler and Alex Smith headlin…

    Concussions for Michael Vick, Jay Cutler and Alex Smith headline Week 10 injury roundup

    yahoo.com Nov 11, 2012
    Below is a run-down of the injury situations that Shutdown Corner will be monitoring before Week 11: Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick exited Sunday's 38-23 loss to the Dallas Cowboys in the second game with a concussion. Vick was replaced in…
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  • Former Plano East standout Charlie Peprah makes Cowboys debut

    Former Plano East standout Charlie Peprah makes Cowboys debut

    dallasnews.com Nov 11, 2012
    PHILADELPHIA - Charlie Peprah didn’t just make his debut with the Cowboys on Sunday. He actually started. Peprah, a seventh-year veteran safety, had been inactive for the first two games since he was acquired Oct. 24. On Sunday, the former Plano East
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  • Cowboys CB Mike Jenkins misses second game this season

    Cowboys CB Mike Jenkins misses second game this season

    dallasnews.com Nov 11, 2012
    PHILADELPHIA - Cowboys cornerback Mike Jenkins missed his second game of the season Sunday. Jenkins, who hurt his back last week, was one of seven Dallas players who were inactive, including running back DeMarco Murray, safety Matt Johnson, linebacker D
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  • Cowboys DE Kenyon Coleman suffers left triceps injury, leaves g…

    Cowboys DE Kenyon Coleman suffers left triceps injury, leaves game

    dallasnews.com Nov 11, 2012
    PHILADELPHIA - Kenyon Coleman left the game in the third quarter after suffering a left-triceps injury. The defensive end was hurt during a 23-yard run by Eagles running back LeSean McCoy early in the third quarter. Coleman was seen with a bandage on hi
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  • Cowboys WR Dez Bryant has two big catches vs. the Philadelphia …

    Cowboys WR Dez Bryant has two big catches vs. the Philadelphia Eagles

    dallasnews.com Nov 11, 2012
    PHILADELPHIA — Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant continued his trend of one good game after a bad one Sunday at Philadelphia. After a catching only one pass last week at Atlanta for 15 yards, Bryant finished with three receptions for 87 yards and a touchdown
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  • Cowboys CB Brandon Carr says he’s fine after getting up slowly …

    Cowboys CB Brandon Carr says he’s fine after getting up slowly late in fourth quarter

    dallasnews.com Nov 11, 2012
    PHILADELPHIA — Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr was slow to get up late in the fourth quarter when he was defending a pass over the middle of the field. On fourth-and-9 from the Cowboys’ 33-yard line, Philadelphia backup quarterback Nick Foles threw a
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  • Cowboys don’t take ball first again on the road, but this time …

    Cowboys don’t take ball first again on the road, but this time it leads to a touchdown

    PHILADELPHIA — For the fourth consecutive road game, the Cowboys won the coin toss and deferred to the second half to put their defense on the field first Sunday against the Eagles. This time, the results weren’t good. The Eagles drove 81 yards in 10
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  • Jerry Jones: Criticism made it a tough week for me; ‘It does bo…

    Jerry Jones: Criticism made it a tough week for me; ‘It does bother me’

    dallasnews.com Nov 11, 2012
    Admittedly, this past week was a tough one for Jerry Jones. The Cowboys owner and general manager had to deal with the disappointment of his team dropping to 3-5 and the critics questioning the direction of a franchise that should be a playoff contender…
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  • Riley Cooper provides rare Eagles highlight with great one-hand…

    Riley Cooper provides rare Eagles highlight with great one-handed touchdown catch

    yahoo.com Nov 11, 2012
    The Eagles are now 3-6 and haven't given their fans too much to get excited about, but receiver Riley Cooper had a great highlight against Dallas. Michael Vick's short fade route pass on third and goal was overthrown a bit, to get over Cowboys rookie co…
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  • Astoundingly, a race in the NFC East

    Astoundingly, a race in the NFC East

    ESPN.com Nov 11, 2012
    PHILADELPHIA -- It was a happy bunch of Dallas Cowboys who filed off the Lincoln Financial Field and into the tiny visitors locker room. They'd scored in every way imaginable in a 38-23 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles, and to hear the chatter and c…
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  • Car set on fire in Lincoln Financial Field parking lot during C…

    Car set on fire in Lincoln Financial Field parking lot during Cowboys-Eagles game; several people claim it belonged to Cowboys f

    dallasnews.com ESPN.com Nov 11, 2012
    A car fire burns during this afternoon's Cowboys-Eagles game in Philadelphia (Via @MarisaMagnatta)
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  • Michael Vick suffers concussion, Nick Foles in for Eagles

    Michael Vick suffers concussion, Nick Foles in for Eagles

    Eagles quarterback Michael Vick has left today’s game against the Cowboys with an injury and has been replaced by rookie backup Nick Foles. It wasn’t completely clear how Vick got hurt, but it may have happened when the back of his helmet hit the grou
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  • LIVE: Eagles-Cowboys

    LIVE: Eagles-Cowboys

    CNNSI.com Nov 11, 2012
    The Cowboys scored TDs on offense, defense and special teams in a 2:35 stretch to sprint past the Eagles. Nick Foles will have to bring the Eagles back with Michael Vick sidelined.
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  • Jerry Jones: Mike Holmgren is very familiar with the Cowboys bu…

    Jerry Jones: Mike Holmgren is very familiar with the Cowboys but Jason Garrett is our guy

    dallasnews.com Nov 11, 2012
    If Jerry Jones wanted to fire Cowboys coach Jason Garrett, former Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren would have “serious interest” in taking over that role. That news was reported Sunday by CBSSports.com’s Jason La Canfora. W
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  • Bill Cowher thinks Cowboys will overtake Giants to win NFC East

    Bill Cowher thinks Cowboys will overtake Giants to win NFC East

    dallasnews.com Nov 11, 2012
    Even before the Cincy Bengals began embarrassing the New York Giants on Sunday, CBS’ Bill Cowher, the old Pittsburgh Steelers coach, declared the Big Blue dead and predicted a team no one else is predicting, would win the NFC East. Honest. “The Dallas
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  • Jimmy Johnson stays on the offensive vs. Jerry Jones: ‘This is …

    Jimmy Johnson stays on the offensive vs. Jerry Jones: ‘This is bigger than coaching’

    dallasnews.com Nov 11, 2012
    Jimmy Johnson continued his offensive aimed at Jerry Jones on the Fox pre-game show. It wasn’t a heavy salvo. But Jimmy is looking for the last word. On Cowboys woes, said Jimmy: “This is bigger than coaching. Underachievers — that’s what we’ve
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  • How you feeling? Cowboys-Eagles

    How you feeling? Cowboys-Eagles

    ESPN.com Nov 11, 2012
    PHILADELPHIA -- As the Philadelphia Eagles prepare to host the Dallas Cowboys at 4:25 p.m. ET at Lincoln Financial Field, here's one reason for Cowboys fans to be feeling good and one reason for Eagles fans to be doing the same. Cowboys feeling good: Th…
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Cowboys-Eagles Recap 03:28

    Sunday Blitz: Cowboys-Eagles Recap

    Nov 11
    Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Cowboys' 38-23 win over the Eagles.
  • Video - Dallas Cowboys postgame press conference 04:07

    Dallas Cowboys postgame press conference

    Nov 11
    Cowboys react following game with Eagles
  • Video - Vick Injured In Eagles' Loss 00:36

    Vick Injured In Eagles' Loss

    Nov 11
    Michael Vick left the game in the second quarter after suffering a concussion as the Cowboys defeated the Eagles 38-23.
  • Video - Dallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles highlights 04:40

    Dallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles highlights

    Nov 11
    Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo threw a pair of touchdowns to lead the Dallas Cowboys to a 38-23 win over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday.

Sports Columnists

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    Nov 11
    CHICAGO -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight on Week 10 in the NFL, from a wind-swept Soldier Field...
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    Nov 11
    In a week of surprises, the Rams-49ers tie tops them all, writes John Clayton.