Dallas learns with youth comes mistakes

The young and aggressive Dallas D will be a great unit -- and soon -- but the loss to Philly shows it needs to make more plays.

Updated: October 9, 2006, 1:58 PM ET
By By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

PHILADELPHIA -- Even in a matchup as complicated as Sunday's roller coaster contest, marked by peaks and valleys and wild swings of momentum and emotion, the outcome of the game was still reduced to a simple NFL fact of life.

The team that makes more plays usually wins.

That the Philadelphia Eagles prevailed 38-24 over the hated Dallas Cowboys certainly held to that truism, right to the end, with cornerback Lito Sheppard's 102-yard interception return for a touchdown securing an important ...

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