Originally posted on Dallas Cowboys And The NFL  |  Last updated 12/18/11
TAMPA, Fla. – Maybe the Cowboys won’t miss DeMarco Murray so much after all. The rookie running back suffered a season-ending fractured right ankle last week against Giants, but Felix Jones has filled in nicely ever since. Jones rushed for 108 yards in Saturday night’s 31-15 win over Tampa Bay, tying a career-high with 22 carries. It’s the first time in Jones’ four-year career that he’s notched back-to-back 100-yard games. Jones also caught three passes for 23 yards as the Cowboys (8-6) snapped a two-game losing streak to rejuvenate their playoff hopes. “Felix Jones is an awfully good football player,” Jason Garrett said. “We’ve been saying that for a while now. He’s had an opportunity the last couple of weeks. I think he’s shown everybody the kind of back he is.  He ran the ball outside, but also ran the ball inside, caught passes. He is a complete football player. I thought he played really well in all three phases.” The Cowboys also got a boost from newly signed backup running ba
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