'Boys Lose in Philly: Notes

QB Drew Bledsoe had his string of nine consecutive games with a touchdown pass snapped in the loss to the Eagles.

* RB Marion Barber scored a rushing touchdown in his third consecutive game. He also scored in three straight games last season.

* LB DeMarcus Ware's 69-yard fumble return for a touchdown was the seventh longest fumble return in club history. It was his first career touchdown. The last time the Cowboys returned a fumble for a touchdown was Oct. 3, 1999 when Greg Ellis set the club-record with a 98-yard fumble return for a touchdown against the Arizona Cardinals.

* P Mat McBriar averaged 52.5 yards per punt against the Eagles, the second highest single-game average of his career behind his 53.2 yard average in the season opener at Jacksonville. McBriar had a 61 yard punt. He now has a 60+ yard punt in three of the four games this season.

* RB Julius Jones ran for 100 yards against the Eagles. It was his second straight 100-yard game. He now has 2,200 rushing yards for his career. That moves him past Ron Springs (2,180 yards) into ninth on the club's all-time rushing list. He is 64 yards from Roger Staubach for eighth on the list.

* KR Tyson Thompson had five returns for 151 yards and a 30.2 yard average. The 151 return yards were a career-high for Thompson. His 41-yard return was a season-long for the Cowboys.

* QB Drew Bledsoe had his string of nine consecutive games with a touchdown pass snapped in the loss to the Eagles.

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