Cowboys at Eagles Week 8 Capsule

COWBOYS EAGLES
SERIES LEADER 56-44  
STREAKS 3 of past 4  
COACHES VS. OPP. Garrett: 1-1 Reid: 15-10
LAST WEEK W 34-7 vs. Rams Bye: (Wk. 6: W 20-13 at Redskins)
LAST GAME 1/2/11: Cowboys 14 at Eagles 13. Dallas TE Jason Witten catches 4-yard TD pass from QB Stephen McGee with 55 seconds remaining to lift Cowboys to victory.
LAST GAME AT SITE 1/2/11
BROADCAST NBC (8:20 PM ET): Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (Field reporter). Westwood One Radio: Dave Sims, James Lofton, Hub Arkush (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 94 (WW1), 92 (Dal.), 93 (Phi.).  XM: 227 (WW1), 225 (Dal.), 226 (Phi.).

STATS

PASSING Romo: 140-217-1,756-10-6-93.4 Vick: 123-200-1,573-9-8-84.4
RUSHING Murray (R): 49-324-6.6-1 McCoy: 105-569-5.4-6 (T3L)
RECEIVING Witten (TE): 36-449-12.5-3 Maclin: 37-489-13.2-3
OFFENSE 415.5 441.7 (3L)
TAKE/GIVE -1 -8
DEFENSE 300.5 (1C) 341.2
SACKS Ware: 8 (2L) Babin: 7
INTs Lee: 3 (T2C) Coleman: 3 (T2C)
PUNTING McBriar: 49.8 (3C) Henry (R): 41.8
KICKING Bailey (R): 65 (14/14 PAT; 17/18 FG) Henery (R): 49 (16/16 PAT; 11/14 FG)

NOTES

COWBOYS: In past 10 road games, QB TONY ROMO has completed 260 of 385 (67.5 pct.) for 3,031 yards (303.1 per game) with 17 TDs vs. 6 INT for 99.4 rating. In starts with 10+ att. when he has 100+ rating, team is 29-6 (.828)…RB DE MARCO MURRAY rushed for a franchise-record 253 yards with 1 TD last week, 2nd-most rushing yards in game by rookie in NFL history (ADRIAN PETERSON, 296)…Among NFL TEs, JASON WITTEN ranks 2nd in rec. yards (449) & 3rd in catches (36). Since start of 2007, leads NFL TEs with 401 catches & 4,578 yards. WR-PR DEZ BRYANT is averaging 17.8 yards per catch (339 yards, 19 catches)…LB DE MARCUS WARE has 9.5 career sacks vs. Phi., 2nd-most vs. any opponent. Had 3 sacks in last meeting & has recorded 3+ sacks in game 7 times. Has 14 sacks in past 9, incl. 1 last week vs. StL. Has sack in 8 of past 9. Since start of 2006, has 80 sacks, most in NFL. LB SEAN LEE ties for lead among NFL LBs with 3 INTs. Is only LB in NFL with 2+ INTs (3) & 2 FRs (2)…EAGLES: QB MICHAEL VICK has rush TD in 4 of past 6 at home. With 54 rushing yards in Week 6, Vick (5,002) became 1st QB NFL history with 5,000 career…RB LE SEAN MC COY has 918 scrimmage yards (131.1 per game; 685 rush, 233 rec.) in past 7 division games. Is tied for 2nd in NFL with 8 TDs (6 rush, 2 rec.). Leads NFL with 36 rush 1st downs & 45 total 1st downs…WR-PR DE SEAN JACKSON had career-long 91-yard TD catch in last meeting & career-high 210 rec. yards. Incl. playoffs, has 28 TDs (21 rec., 4 PR, 3 rush) in career & averages 45.2 yards per TD (1,265 yards). WR JEREMY MACLIN has 36 catches (7.2 per game) in past 5. Had 5th career 100-yard receiving game in Week 6 vs. Was. (101). Eagles are 4-1 when he has 100+ rec. yards…S KURT COLEMAN had 3 INTs in Week 6 vs. Was., highest single-game total in NFL this season. CB ASANTE SAMUEL has NFL-best 37 INTs since 2006. DT CULLEN JENKINS ties for lead among NFL DTs with 5 sacks.

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