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Sep 15, 2014
Dallas Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray ...
Sep 14, 2014
DeMarco Murray rushed 29 times for 167 yards and a touchdown in Dallas' Week 2 win over the Titans, adding a six-yard reception.

Cowboys banking on Murray's health

IRVING, Texas -- Through two games, Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray is on pace for 408 carries this season. It's too early to say Murray will challenge Larry Johnson's NFL regular-season record of 416 carries for the Kansas City Chiefs in 2006. It's probably too early to say Murray will push for Emmitt Smith's franchise record of 377 in 1995. But Murray's 51 carries are the most he has had in a two-game span in his career, and he has never had more than 217 carries in a season.
Fort-Worth Star Telegram 17 hours ago
Fumbles out of character for Cowboys’ Murray

Fumbles out of character for Cowboys’ Murray

Despite leading the NFL in rushing, DeMarco Murray says he must protect the ball better after early mistakes.
Blogging The Boys 22 hours ago

Cowboys Players & Coaches React To Win Over Titans

Post-game reactions to the win over the Titans from players and coaches. Cowboys Player Quotes DeMarco Murray will probably find himself atop the running backs leaderboard after Week 2, but Murray downplayed his performance: "We had a good day running the ball, but we definitely left some yards out there," Murray said. "We’ve got to get better on a few things, we’ll watch film and review it. It was a good victory for us, but we’ve got to clean it up a little bit." The Cowboys rushed for 220 yards on Sunday, of which 167 (on 29 carries) belonged to Murray, the...

Stephen Jones: DeMarco Murray has ‘only increased our desire’ to sign him long term

Dallas Cowboys chief operating officer Stephen Jones said in July that the team didn’t plan on having any contract talks with DeMarco Murray’s agent during the season. Jones said they’d wait to see how the year played out. Through the …

Murray 'best running back in the world'

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Maybe DeMarco Murray should be considered a candidate for the Dallas Cowboys' defensive MVP award. After all, the defense’s job is a heck of a lot easier when they get to stand on the sideline and watch Murray move the chains. "He’s the best running back in the world to me," safety Barry Church said with a big smile. "That boy’s milking that clock." The Cowboys lead the league in time of possession, controlling the ball for 36:18 per game.
Blogging The Boys Sep 15, 2014

Cowboys @ Titans: The Day After, By The Numbers

A deeper look at yesterday's satisfying win in Nashville, by the numbers of course... Sunday's convincing win over the Titans in Tennessee had a lot of numbers to be happy about. I'll start with the most obvious, those that pertain to the running game. Here's a thumbnail gallery featuring a few of Sunday's glorious rushing numbers: 220: The Cowboys total yards rushing, the highest total since 2012's week six loss to Baltimore, during which Dallas rushed for 227 yards. Of that 220, 167 (on 29 carries) belonged to DeMarco Murray, figuring as the third-highest total of his career (and the...
Cowboys couldn’t have won it without DeMarco Murray

Cowboys couldn’t have won it without DeMarco Murray

DeMarco Murray, who has 285 yards this season, likely will lead the league in rushing after Week 2 ends.

DeMarco Murray ready to carry load

Last week, Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray fumbled on his first carry. This week, he fumbled on his fourth. After slamming his helmet down and muttering to himself for a couple of minutes, he walked over to each starting offensive lineman and said he'd make up for his mistake. Did he ever. Murray finished with 29 carries for 167 yards, the third-highest total of his career, in the Cowboys' 26-10 win against Tennessee. After Murray's fumble, Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said he spoke briefly to the four-year veteran.
Blogging The Boys Sep 14, 2014

Cowboys Game Plan? Get The Ball To DeMarco Murray And Dez Bryant

The Cowboys decided to simplify things and get the ball in the hands of their best players on offense. The game plan was all DeMarco and Dez. The Dallas Cowboys were facing the possibility of going 0-2 on Sunday against the Tennessee Titans. There were questions about how the team would bounce back from the opening loss. Would they look scared? Would they keep their composure if they had a bad break? Or would they start saying to themselves, "this is too important a game, we have to start forcing things." Well the Cowboys kept their composure when DeMarco Murray put the ball on the ground...
Blogging The Boys Sep 14, 2014

Dallas Cowboys @ Tennessee Titans: Cowboys Dominate Early, Win 26-10

The defense was good, especially in the first half. DeMarco Murray was unstoppable. Dan Bailey was dead on. And the early demise of the Dallas Cowboys is not happening the way so many thought. The Dallas Cowboys needed to go into Tennessee to play the Titans and show they were not the team that got beaten up in the first game of the season. That was accomplished. The defense showed up in a major way in the first half, and came very close to closing things out by halftime. They held the Titans to a paltry 68 yards and two first downs, making Jake Locker look absolutely hopeless. DeMarco...

5 thoughts: DeMarco Murray carries Dallas in recipe to contend for playoffs

Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray (29) breaks away from Tennessee Titans cornerback Blidi Wreh-Wilson (25) during the first half of play at LP Field in Nashville on Sunday, September 14, 2014. (Vernon Bryant/The Dallas Morning News)
Rotoworld Sep 14, 2014

Dallas' Murray smokes Titans for 167 on groun - DeMarco Murray (RB) Dallas Cowboys

DeMarco Murray rushed 29 times for 167 yards and a touchdown in Dallas' Week 2 win over the Titans, adding a six-yard reception.

DeMarco Murray among NFL's best backs?

IRVING, Texas -- Adrian Peterson and LeSean McCoy carried on a long-distance argument this summer over their claims as the NFL’s best running back.  DeMarco Murray’s name doesn’t come up in those conversations. And he doesn’t care about where people think he falls on the pecking order of running backs in the league. “I don’t worry about that stuff,” Murray said. “I never have, never will. I know what I can do.
San Jose Mercury News Sep 11, 2014

49ers' defense knows it must do better

Rare breach of the 100-yard mark by DeMarco Murray has 49ers looking to shore up their run defense.

DeMarco Murray Photos

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