Strong defense, easy schedule will lead Cowboys to division title By Bucky Brooks NFL.com Tim Heitman/US Presswire Jay Ratliff and the Cowboys are averaging 3.2 sacks per game, which ranks third in the NFL. The NFC East race is wide open. No one has emerged as the true leader, and each has had several issues during the first six weeks of the season. The 4-2 Giants have been inconsistent on both sides of the ball, the 3-2 Redskins are changing quarterbacks and the struggles of the 2-4 Eagles have been well documented. Then there's the 2-3 Cowboys. Dallas has been in every game and made terrible mistakes down the stretch in all three of their losses. Still, it's my opinion that the Cowboys will win the NFC East. Here are three reasons why: Read the rest here.