Originally written August 25, 2012 on Fox Sports Southwest:
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- DeMarco Murray and Sam Bradford were college teammates at Oklahoma who have had some similarities in the NFL. Both had standout rookies seasons, though a year apart -- running back Murray with the Dallas Cowboys last fall after St. Louis Rams quarterback Bradford's impressive debut as the NFL's offensive rookie of the year in 2010. There were also the ankle injuries that hampered both last season. They will play in the same game for the first time since their days with the Sooners in a preseason game Saturday night at Cowboys Stadium. Bradford was hurt when the Rams played there last October, on the day that Murray got his first start and set a Cowboys single-game record with 253 yards rushing in a 34-7 victory. Murray opened with a 91-yard touchdown run. In two preseason games so far, Murray has only five carries for 12 yards. Expect him to get some more touches against the Rams. "It will still be a limited number," coach Jason Garret...
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