Dallas Cowboys Watch as Undefeated Philadelphia Eagles Up NFC East Lead with Win at Texans

Dallas Cowboys Watch as Undefeated Philadelphia Eagles Up NFC East Lead with Win at Texans

In NFC East parlance, and a phrase popularized Bill Parcells – “There is no medal for ‘trying.” ”

And therefore, as a result of the “Thursday Night Football” matchup that pitted the powerful Philadelphia Eagles against the woeful Houston Texans, the 29-17 final score, which allows Philly to move to 8-0 for the first time in franchise history, leaves the Texans with

Nothing.

Keeping it close” is not good enough.

Dameon Pierce (27 carries, 139 yards) is damn good” is not good enough.

” We were tied for a while’’ is not good enough.

We mentioned the NFC East earlier and the bye week Dallas Cowboys certainly watched this national TV game hoping to get some in-state or in-division support. The Cowboys are currently 6-2 and believe they are on the same level as an Eagles team which has already won one over Dallas. … and that overall is witnessing the development of Houston native Jalen Hurts, the second-year QB who has now won 11 consecutive games as the starter for the Eagles. This is troubling stuff for a Texans team that has fallen to 1-6-1. An organization that doesn’t have to worry about “tanking” because it will fail organically,

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In other words, the Texans don’t need a plan to be “bad.” They will simply be.

This is a big deal for the Eagles. They certainly “shot their shot” in roster building to try and overtake Dallas in this division.

This is troubling news for Dallas, as QB Dak Prescott suggested recently that the Cowboys “have full control” of what’s ahead of them.

There may be a talent gap between Dallas and Philadelphia. However, there is a standings gap. Except for the possibility that the No. Except for the possibility that the No.

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