The Dallas Cowboys came into Week 3 riding high off of a tough win against the Los Angeles Chargers on the road. However, their home opener took place on Monday night and there was no better opponent to have than the hated Philadelphia Eagles.
What added some spice to this matchup was that sole possession of first place in the NFC East was on the line. Even this early in the season, such things hold importance as witnessed by Philly head coach Nick Sirianni and his Beat Dallas t-shirt exploits during the week. The Cowboys played inspired football with a 41-21 beatdown of the Eagles that wasn’t as close as the score would indicate. It marked the fourth consecutive win for the Cowboys against the Eagles inside AT&T Stadium and here are the three players who spearheaded it.