IRVING, Texas – If facing Drew Brees and Peyton Manning in a 10-day span wasn’t tough enough … Behind Door No. 3 is Michael Vick, the NFC’s highest-rated passer (105.7) who has added 467 rushing yards and six touchdowns to his aerial attack.
By playing two of their final four games against Philadelphia , the Dallas Cowboys catch the Eagles at the worst possible time. The Eagles have consistently shown a strong finishing kick under coach Andy Reid. In this century, the Eagles are 63-26-1 in the final two months of the season for a .706 winning percentage. Only New England is better, at 66-22 for a .750 winning percentage.
Jerry Jones said the Dallas Cowboys have had such a bad year that even his friend George Steinbrenner, the late owner of the New York Yankees, would have fired him as general manager.
Jason Garrett turned to baseball to illustrate the difficulty Stephen McGee faces in transitioning from impersonating the quarterback the Dallas Cowboys faced last week, Peyton Manning, to the one they’ll host Sunday night, Michael Vick.