Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 12/5/12
The NFC East is tightening up as we get down to the end of the season. The Dallas Cowboys find themselves right in the middle of things with a 6-6 record and 1 game out of first place behind the struggling New York Giants. The Cowboys 38-33 win over the Philadelphia Eagles Sunday is turning out to be one of the most important wins of the year for the Cowboys since the Giants lost a close battle to the surging Washington Redskins 17-16 Monday night.As the week started the Cowboys injury report looked like a lineup in a M.A.S.H unit. It seemed like all of the key offensive players had something wrong; from running back DeMarco Murrays' sore foot all the way down to wide receiver Miles Austins sore butt. As Sunday neared though it would be clear that everyone that was able to walk would play.With the return of running back DeMarco Murray; the Cowboys offense looked looked like the “Win Now” offense that started the season off. With Murray returning not only did he create balance for th...
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