28-Point Second Half Pushes Cowboys Past Lions, 35-19

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Lions Steamrolled By Cowboys, 35-19

(Recap from The Sports Network)

Arlington, TX – Bryan McCann’s 97-yard punt return for a touchdown in the third quarter ignited Dallas to a come-from-behind victory over Detroit, 35-19, at Cowboys Stadium.

Jon Kitna threw for 147 yards and three touchdowns and ran one in for the Cowboys (3-7), who scored 28 points in the second half to win their second straight game with Jason Garrett at the helm.

Felix Jones paced the Cowboys on the ground with 51 yards, while Miles Austin caught second-half touchdowns of three and four yards.

Shaun Hill threw for 289 yards and two touchdowns, but was intercepted once as the Lions (2-8) dropped their third in a row and extended their NFL record for road losses to 26 straight games. Nate Burleson caught seven passes for 97 yards in the defeat.

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Lions Vs. Cowboys: Injury Report

Four players are out for the Detroit Lions this week: Cliff Avril, Kevin Smith, Jason Hanson and Matthew Stafford. There are a total of 17 players on the injury report, although most are probable, which is good. Here is the full report:

Detroit Lions

QB Matthew Stafford (Right Shoulder) - Out

RB Kevin Smith (Thumb) - Out

RB Jahvid Best (Toe) - Probable

WR Calvin Johnson (Knee) - Probable

WR Nate Burleson (Thigh) - Probable

TE Tony Scheffler (Shoulder) - Questionable

OT Jason Fox (Illness) - Probable

C Dylan Gandy (Calf) - Probable

DE Turk McBride (Ankle) - Probable

DE Cliff Avril (Quadricep) - Out

DT Corey Williams (Shoulder) - Probable

LB Isaiah Ekejiuba (Knee) - Questionable

LB DeAndre Levy (Groin) - Probable

LB Bobby Carpenter (Toe) - Probable

CB Alphonso Smith (Shoulder) - Probable

CB Chris Houston (Shoulder) - Probable

K Jason Hanson (Right Knee) - Out

Dallas Cowboys

QB Tony Romo (Left Shoulder) - Out

WR Kevin Ogletree (Back) - Probable

DE Sean Lissemore (Ankle) - Out

DE Jason Hatcher (Groin) - Probable

DT Jay Ratliff (Knee) - Probable

LB Bradie James (Knee) - Probable

CB Terence Newman (Ankle) - Questionable

CB Mike Jenkins (Neck) - Probable

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