News: ESPND: Cowboys get next shot at Tom Brady

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    Patriots quarterback will challenge pass rush, but Rob Ryan has contained him before
    [​IMG] By Calvin Watkins

    IRVING, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys' pass rush will have one of its biggest challenges of the young season Sunday afternoon when it faces Tom Brady and the New England Patriots.

    It's not an impossible task, but Brady has been sacked just 49 times the last three seasons. Of quarterbacks with at least 1,000 pass attempts, Brady has been sacked the second-fewest times. Only the Indianapolis Colts' Peyton Manning has been sacked less.

    Brady succeeds by getting rid of the ball fast, moving around the pocket and standing behind an offensive line that gives him time. He gets sacked and takes hits but continues to succeed.

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