The Dallas Cowboys are on a mission to finish better than their last three years at 8-8 next season, and given their schedule, that will be a tall task.
The Cowboys have far from a breezy schedule ahead of them next season and for that reason will need to come up with some big wins in important games. The team has not exactly been known for its ability to come through in the clutch under coach Jason Garrett.
If Garrett wants to stay on as coach of the Cowboys next year, it's likely he'll need to bring this squad to the postseason.
Let's take a look at which games are the most crucial for both Dallas' playoff hopes and Garrett's job security.