No defense for this failure

Cowboys showing they still haven't taken that step up beyond mediocre level

Updated: September 30, 2013, 4:00 PM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

SAN DIEGO - Your Dallas Cowboys reign high above the NFL's worst division.

Long live the king.

The Cowboys did their part Sunday to remove any doubt that the NFC East, for years one of football's best divisions, is now a complete joke.

In one of the most ragged defensive performances we've seen from a Jason Garrett-coached team, San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers passed for 401 yards and three touchdowns against the Cowboys' Tampa 2 scheme.

Yes, the scheme ...

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