Cowboys' focus stays on task at hand

Dallas follows script of Jason Garrett's message with playoff destiny in its hands

Updated: December 17, 2012, 11:13 PM ET
By Todd Archer | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- The scenarios seem endless with two games to play.

No doubt you have sat at your desk and said, "OK, how can the Cowboys make the playoffs?"

The easiest answer is to win the final two games against the New Orleans Saints and Washington Redskins to claim the NFC East title and bring the second playoff game to Cowboys Stadium since its opening.

A 9-7 record could still qualify for the Cowboys for the playoffs for the first time since 2009, but there are so many ...

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