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Novacek stars as Cowboys cruise

Updated: November 23, 2010, 3:19 PM ET
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It's tough enough for opponents to stop Emmitt Smith, Michael Irvin and Troy Aikman. Worry too much about stopping those guys and that can free Jay Novacek for a big game.

The tight end had 161 yards receiving as the 1992 Dallas Cowboys rolled up 458 total yards in a 34-23 victory over the 1989 San Francisco 49ers. In a critical game for both teams, the Cowboys improved to 7-4, one game behind the league-leading 1984 49ers, while the '89 Niners fell to 6-5.

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