The Philadelphia Eagles head down to Dallas to play NFC East rival, the Cowboys in a crucial week 14 throw down.This Sunday Night Football match up is going to be a huge game for both teams, as the Eagles sit at (8-4) and are tied for first place in the NFC East with the New York Giants. The Cowboys throughout their turbulent season have managed to really turn it around under Jason Garrett, currently sitting at a (4-8) record.
The Eagles need this win to keep pace with the Giants in the playoff race, and just one division loss could mean the Eagles are out of the playoffs. The Cowboys are a serious threat, and the Eagles are looking to pick up their first win against them following three straight losses last season. This could be the win that gets the Eagles into the playoffs.
The Cowboys, are essentially just playing for honor at this point in the season. It's a hard to think that the Cowboys are not a playoff contender this season, but with Garrett as the head coach it looks as if the team has taken a new role as playoff killer. With this being an NFC East game, the Cowboys are going to come out with guns blazing just trying to push their winning streak against the Eagles to four games, and potentially ruining their playoff hopes.
Here are five keys to the Eagles winning the game in Dallas: