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Four Downs: Is DeMarco Murray for real?

Updated: October 24, 2011, 4:57 PM ET
By Eric Karabell
Well, guess the Dallas Cowboys didn't miss starting running back Felix Jones very much Sunday after all.

Rookie running back DeMarco Murray, a popular fantasy addition over the past week -- though he still came into the day owned in less than one-third of ESPN standard leagues -- exploded for 253 rushing yards on the pathetic St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Murray started the proceedings nicely with a 91-yard touchdown jaunt on his first carry, and after that, let's just say nobody was interested in seeing what fellow backup running back Tashard Choice was capable of.

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