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Cowboys-Eagles Capsule

Thursday - 10/17/2013, 3:30pm  ET

The Associated Press

DALLAS (3-3) at PHILADELPHIA (3-3)

Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox

OPENING LINE -- Eagles by 1½

RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Dallas 5-1, Philadelphia 3-3

SERIES RECORD -- Cowboys lead 61-47

LAST MEETING -- Cowboys beat Eagles 38-33, Dec. 2, 2012

LAST WEEK -- Cowboys beat Redskins 31-16; Eagles beat Buccaneers 31-20

AP PRO32 RANKING -- Cowboys No. 13, Eagles No. 16.

COWBOYS OFFENSE -- OVERALL (13), RUSH (24), PASS (7)

COWBOYS DEFENSE -- OVERALL (30), RUSH (14), PASS (30)

EAGLES OFFENSE -- OVERALL (3), RUSH (1), PASS (6)

EAGLES DEFENSE -- OVERALL (32), RUSH (16), PASS (31)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES -- Teams have split 10 meetings at Lincoln Financial Field. ... Only team Cowboys have beaten more than Eagles (61) is Redskins (63). ... QB Tony Romo is 6-5 as starter vs. Eagles, completing 193 of 317 (60.9 percent) passes for 2,508 yards, 16 touchdowns and 11 interceptions. ... Romo will make 100th career start. ... TE Jason Witten has 109 receptions for 1,233 yards and seven TDs in 19 games vs. Philadelphia. ... PR Dwayne Harris had 78-yard TD return vs. Eagles last November and another vs. Washington last week. ... Cowboys will miss injured DE DeMarcus Ware. He has 16 sacks in 16 games against Philadelphia. ... Eagles are fourth team in NFL history to have 400 yards of offense in each of first six games. ... RB LeSean McCoy's 630 yards rushing and 871 scrimmage yards are most by an Eagle through first six games of season ... WR DeSean Jackson needs one TD catch of 25 yards or more to tie Mike Quick for second on franchise's all-time list with 26. Hall of Famer Tommy McDonald is first with 37. Eagles are 22-5 when Jackson catches TD pass. ... Eagles are 12-3 when McCoy runs for 100 yards. ... NFC East QBs have 66.6 passer rating and five interceptions in two games vs. Eagles this season. ... Eagles PR Damaris Johnson had 98 yard TD return vs. Dallas last December. ... Offense is first in NFL with 42 plays of 20 yards or more.

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