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Cowboys Getting Run Over, Trail Rams 20-7 at Halftime

The have gone into the locker room with a 20-7 halftime deficit in their 2018 playoff game against the . There are multiple factors to the score, but none bigger than Dallas' getting decimated by the L.A. running backs.

has 80 yards on just 10 carries and C.J. Anderson has 78 yards on 12 touches. Each has scored a touchdown, and the Cowboys seemingly have no answer for the ground game that has drawn up.

Gurley's touchdown was set up by a killer against , which allowed L.A. to keep the ball after what should have a 3rd-down stop.

After connected with for a touchdown on the opening drive, Dallas has been unable to score again thus far. started to flash some things at the end of the half, but thus far has just nine carries for 40 yards.

Dak has made some good plays, but also nearly threw a pick-6 that the Rams' defender dropped. The next play, he threw an incomplete on 3rd-and-5 when he could have easily run for the first down.

So far, Dallas has been outclassed on both sides of the ball. But they will get the first possession of the second half, and a touchdown could still keep them in this ball game.

Jess Haynie
Jess Haynie
Cowboys fan since 1992, blogger since 2011. Bringing you the objectivity of an outside perspective with the passion of a die-hard fan. I love to talk to my readers, so please comment on any article and I'll be sure to respond!

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