Romo Breaks TD Record, Dallas Cowboys Clip Philadelphia Eagles 38-33
The Dallas Cowboys got a much needed division win last night as they beat the Philadelphia Eagles 38-33.
Tony Romo had a stellar performance going 22 of 27 for 303 yards and three touchdowns which broke former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman’s career franchise record. Running back DeMarco Murray made his return after being out for six games with a sprain foot. He had 23 carries for 83 yards and one rushing touchdown. Jason Witten led Dallas in receiving with six catches for 108 yards. He also caught the onside kick at the end of the game which sealed the game for Dallas.
On the other side of the ball, back up quarterback Nick Foles was 22 of 34 for 251 yards and one touchdown. Rookie running back Bryce Brown had 24 carries for 169 yards and two touchdowns. Jason Avant led the Eagles in receiving with 4 catches for 79 yards. One day after the loss to the Cowboys, Philadelphia fired second year defensive line coach Jim Washburn. The Eagles tied for the league lead 50 sacks last year but has only produced 20 sacks this year.
Dallas hits the road to take on the Cincinnati Bengals next Sunday. Kick off is at Noon.