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News: DC.COM: Cowboys vs. Lions: Dallas Looking To Build On Momentum At Home

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  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl You already know why I'm here Staff Member

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    Edward Lewis
    DallasCowboys.com Staff Writer

    WHAT: Dallas Cowboys (2-7) vs. Detroit Lions (2-7)
    WHEN: Sunday, noon (CT)
    WHERE: Cowboys Stadium, Arlington, Texas
    TELEVISION: FOX (Kenny Albert, Daryl Johnston and Tony Siragusa)

    BIG ISSUE: The Cowboys' victory against the NFC East-leading New York Giants last weekend gave Dallas something it hadn't had for at least a month: a spark.

    NUMBERS, PLEASE: The Lions and Cowboys have identical records and are starting their backup quarterbacks, but the similarities don't just end there.

    ONE-ON-ONE: If you take out DeMarcus Ware's eight sacks this season, the Cowboys' defense has only compiled nine sacks.

    SUPPORTING ROLE: Kevin Smith (thumb) won't play Sunday, and Best's toe has been bothering him, so the Lions might need to rely on backup running back Maurice Morris.

    HEADSET GAMES: The Lions have a plus-3 turnover ratio, which ranks tied for 12th in the league. Yet they are just 2-7 this season.

    Read the details and the teams health watch: http://www.dallascowboys.com/news/news.cfm?id=668FB271-ADFA-82E2-5897CA18684C22A4

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