GRADES: 'Boys pummel Seahawks

The Ranch Report hands down grades as the Cowboys have now won three games in a row.

PASSING OFFENSE: A -- Tony Romo was sensational passing for three touchdowns for the third straight game. In addition, he did not throw a pick for the third straight game as well. He completed passes to 10 different receivers with Miles Austin leading the way with five catches for 67 yards and one touchdown. Suddenly Austin has emerged as the team's No. 1 receiver and one of the most explosive players in the NFC. Who knew?

RUSHING OFFENSE: B -- The Cowboys rushed for 113 yards averaged 3.9 yards per carry. This stat was skewed a bit because of a fumble by Patrick Crayton on an end around that lost 11 yards. Felix Jones had eight carries for 39 yards while Marion Barber rushed for 53 yards on 14 carries. It wasn't the best performance on the ground but it was good enough to keep the Seattle defense honest.

PASS DEFENSE: A -- Matt Hasselbeck was sacked three times and harassed all game by the Cowboys defense. DeMarcus Ware had a sack for the third straight game. Also getting in the sack party were inside linebacker Bobby Carpenter and Keith Brooking.

RUSH DEFENSE: B -- The Cowboys held the Seahawks to just 79 yards. Of course, they were helped because when the score got out of hand, the Seahawks had to abandon the run.

SPECIAL TEAMS: A -- Patrick Crayton returned a punt for a touchdown for a second straight game. David Buehler had four touchbacks on kickoffs. The Cowboys were excellent in kick coverage. It all offset a 48-yard missed field goal by Nick Folk.

COACHING: A -- The Cowboys did what they were supposed to do: beat the stuffing out of the Seahawks. Wade Phillips had the Cowboys ready to go from the outset and they never let up.

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