Originally Posted by percyhoward
The defense had improved over last year's, but through 10 games the defensive passer rating (which is really the most important defensive stat) had the Cowboys a little lower than the middle of the league.
In other words, the way the defense played, they should have been 5-5.
I really think that's one of the things Dallas really looked at. It's a passing league, and Kiffin runs a passing defense.