Felix Jones' time to be 'the man'

Cowboys running back must take next step after showing flashes of his talent

Updated: August 22, 2011, 2:16 AM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- When Felix Jones runs the way he did Sunday night, it's so easy to get seduced by his talent.

The speed. The agility. The quickness. The power. The toughness.

It was all on display against the San Diego Chargers in a performance that should've reminded all of us why the Dallas Cowboys selected him in the first round even though he'd never been a starter.

And, to think, Jones carried only seven times in the Cowboys' 20-7 loss to San Diego at Cowboys Stadium.

Still, ...

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