IRVING, Texas Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee said it's time to get off the rollercoaster and put together a good start to the season. With a win Sunday at San Diego, the 2-1 Cowboys can get to 3-1 for the first time since 2008.
"It's huge for us," Lee said. "It's something we haven't done in the past consistently. The last two years, we've been 8-8 because we've won one, we've lost one."
Since 2008, the Cowboys have been 2-2 after four games every season except 2010 when they started 1-3.
"Since I've been here, we've had a tough time," Lee said. "We've had shots to go 3-1 and we've had some tough losses. We have to find a way to build that consistency.
"And we understand it's building throughout the year and stacking games together, what all the great teams do. It's what we have to do."
What Lee will have to do Sunday is help contain Chargers tight end Antonio Gates, an eight-time Pro Bowler and three-time All Pro.
"He's one of the greatest tight ends of all time," Lee said. "He...