Ea­gles (6-6) at Cow­boys (7-5)

USA TODAY Sports Weekly - - Week 14 Matchups - K.D. Drum­mond

L ........ at Carolina ........ 16-8 W ...... N.Y. Gi­ants ...... 20-13 L ........ at Seat­tle ........ 24-13 W ......... Detroit ......... 26-24 L . at Hous­ton . 19-16 (OT) W ...... Jack­sonville ...... 40-7 L...atWash­ing­ton ...20-17 Oct. 28 ............. Bye ............. L ....... Ten­nessee ....... 28-14 W ........ atPhilly ........ 27-20 W ...... at At­lanta ...... 22-19 W .... Wash­ing­ton .... 31-23 W ..... New Or­leans ..... 13-10 Dec. 9 .. Philadel­phia .. 4:25 Dec. 16 . at In­di­anapo­lis . 1 Dec. 23 ..... Tampa Bay ..... 1 Dec. 30 .. at N.Y. Gi­ants .. 1

Sun­day, 4:25 p.m. ET, AT&T Sta­dium, Ar­ling­ton, Texas TV: Fox

Danny Sheri­dan’s by 4

Ea­gles’ keys to vic­tory: Philadel­phia has been giv­ing up yardage in chunks, in­clud­ing a 90-yard touch­down run by Wash­ing­ton’s Adrian Peter­son in Week 13. The Cow­boys have been able to win de­spite QB Dak Prescott get­ting ham­mered, so DT Fletcher Cox and the de­fen­sive line must fo­cus on lim­it­ing El­liott. The Ea­gles’ sec­ondary has been rav­aged with in­juries, so find­ing a way to limit Dal­las’ emerg­ing pass­ing game will be key. Wentz will need to ex­ploit Dal­las’ in­abil­ity to stop tight ends by go­ing to Zach Ertz of­ten.

Cow­boys’ keys to vic­tory: The Cow­boys have been get­ting great effort from DEs DeMar­cus Lawrence and Randy Gre­gory, and ex­pect David Irv­ing as the pen­e­trat­ing de­fen­sive tackle. That pass rush will look to rush Ea­gles QB Car­son Wentz into bad de­ci­sions so an im­prov­ing sec­ondary can cre­ate turnovers. Leighton Van­der Esch and Jay­lon Smith will wel­come back Sean Lee to form the league’s best line­backer group. On offense, Dal­las will need an­other stel­lar effort from Ezekiel El­liott, who had 187 yards from scrim­mage and two touch­downs in the seven-point vic­tory a month ago. The Ea­gles strug­gle against No. 2 re­ceivers, so Michael Gallup could have a sec­ond con­sec­u­tive big game.

Matchup to watch: Ea­gles WR Golden Tate vs. Cow­boys CB An­thony Brown. Tate was brought over to in­vig­o­rate the Philadel­phia pass­ing game, but Brown has been red hot in slot cov­er­age re­cently.

Who wins? The Cow­boys are on a roll and they’ll con­tinue. Their win­ning streak will hit five games.

Cow­boys, 24-13 line: Cow­boys

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