Wentz, Eagles roll over Cowboys 37-9 after losing kicker

eagles roll over cowboys 37-9
Philadelphia Eagles' Halapoulivaati Vaitai and Stefen Wisniewski (61) protect as quarterback Carson Wentz (11) throws a pass in the first half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

By SCHUYLER DIXON, AP Pro Football Writer

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Carson Wentz threw for two touchdowns and three 2-point conversions after Philadelphia lost kicker Luke Elliott to a head injury, and the Eagles all but wrapped up the NFC East with a 37-9 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night.


The Eagles (9-1) outscored the Cowboys 30-0 in the second half while extending their winning streak to eight games, their longest since 2003-04 and tied with New Orleans for the best current run in the NFL.

Eagles have 4-game division lead in the east

Philadelphia leads the second-place and defending division champion Cowboys (5-5) by four games with six to play after handing Dallas its worst home loss at 8-year-old AT&T Stadium.

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Dallas’ Dak Prescott threw a career-high three interceptions and lost a fumble that was returned for a touchdown in his second straight loss without star running back Ezekiel Elliott, serving a six-game suspension for alleged domestic violence.

Eagles roll over cowboys 37-9
Luke Elliott left the game after missing a 34-yard field goal late in the first quarter.

The Cowboys next game is on Thanksgiving day against the LA Chargers. Cowboys football can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 1400 in Texarkana.

Fox Sports Radio 1400’s pregame coverage Thursday will start at 2:30 p.m. and kickoff is at 3:30 p.m.
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