With the New York Giants seemingly headed into another November swoon, the winner of this classic rivalry would find themselves right back in the playoff picture, and the loser be rendered virtually insignificant.
A punt return touchdown and two defensive scores later, the Eagles found themselves in the middle of a five-game losing streak, their season virtually over, and the tenure of their head coach and franchise quarterback in jeopardy.
The Cowboys on the other hand, have new life. Although they are 4-5 on the year, they stand just a game and a half behind the Giants, and have a three game home stretch against the Cleveland Browns, Washington Redskins and these same Eagles over the next three weeks.
But let's not get ahead of ourselves. First, the winners and losers from Week 10.