By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
The Philadelphia Eagles defeated their arch-rivals Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. The Eagles won 37-9 over the Cowboys on Sunday Night Football at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
The Eagles improved to 9-1 on the season. They have won eight straight games since the Week 2 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.
The Cowboys fell to 5-5 on the season. Their playoff hopes are fading with each loss.
Cowboys kicker Mike Nugent began the scoring with a 48-yard field goal. Eagles running back Kenjon Barner scored on a four-yard rushing touchdown for the 7-3 lead.
Nugent then made back-to-back field goals. He first made a 27-yard field goal with 3:16 left in the first quarter. Then, with 55 seconds left in the second quarter, Nugent connected on a 47-yard field goal for the 9-7 lead.
After halftime, it was all the Eagles, as they scored four touchdowns. Corey Clement scored on an 11-yard rushing touchdown. Carson Wentz then hit Torrey Smith for an 11-yard touchdown reception for the 23-9 lead.
Alshon Jeffery then caught a 17-yard touchdown reception from Wentz. Nigel Bradham also had a 37-yard fumble return for a touchdown in the fourth quarter. Wentz hit Trey Burton for the two-point conversion and the 37-9 win.
Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz went 14 of 27 for 168 passing yards. He had two touchdowns.
Jay Ajayi had seven carries for 91 yards. LeGarrette Blount had 13 carries for 57 yards. Clement had six carries for 50 yards, including a touchdown. Barner also had a four-yard rushing touchdown.
Jeffery had four receptions for 67 yards, including a touchdown. Smith had three receptions for 28 yards, including a touchdown. Brent Celek also had a 28-yard reception. Barner also had a 22-yard reception.
Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott went 18 of 31 for 145 passing yards. He also had three interceptions.
Alfred Morris had 17 carries for 91 yards. Rod Smith had eight carries for 11 yards. Prescott had two carries for 10 yards.
Dez Bryant had eight receptions for 63 yards. Terrance Williams had four receptions for 35 yards. Brice Butler had two receptions for 19 yards. Noah Brown also had a 14-yard reception.
Cowboys kicker Mike Nugent also made three field goals.