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Seahawks vs. Cowboys - Instant Analysis - Seahawks - Scout
10. There's no point in sugar-coating it, the Dallas' top-ranked run game walked into Seattle and pushed around the Seahawks, sparking the Cowboys' 30-23 win in Century Link. By committing early to the run, the Cowboys ran for twice as many yards (165) as the Seahawks (85), including, of course, DeMarco Murray's game-winning touchdown.

Doug Baldwin isn’t happy with the Seahawks losing | ProFootballTalk
Asked whether it was difficult for the offense to get into a rhythm because the Seahawks didn’t have the ball much, Baldwin said, “No. F–k that. We had plenty of time. We had plenty of time to making f–king plays on the field. Plenty of time.”

(Tony) Romo is burning, and so are Cowboys with fifth straight win - LA Times
The site of Dallas quarterback Tony Romo's career low point — a botched hold on a 19-yard field-goal attempt at the end of a January 2007 playoff game at Seattle — looked closer to a turning point for the suddenly scorching Cowboys.

NFL Week 6: Browns dominate Steelers, Bengals tie Panthers, and more analysis and recaps - NFL -
Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we wrap up a revealing Week 6 in the NFL ... This is going to take some getting used to, the reality that it’s mid-October and the Cleveland Browns are relevant. And for real.

Doug Baldwin’s, Seahawks’ frustration boils over after offense struggles | Larry Stone | The Seattle Times
Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin was angry and Russell Wilson apologetic after an awful offensive showing in Sunday’s loss to the Cowboys. “The whole offense needs to refocus,” Baldwin said.

Takeaways from Seahawks 30-23 loss to Cowboys - Oct. 12, 2014 | SPORTS RADIO KJR
Everyone knew what Seattle's offense was all about on the way to their Super Bowl XLVIII victory last season. Marshawn Lynch pounded the ball in the running game and the Seahawks set up play-action opportunities downfield for explosive plays. The 2014 Seahawks? Tell me when you figure out what their identity is because I've got no idea what it is.

Mike Morgan shines on special teams for Seahawks | Seahawks | The Seattle Times
Mike Morgan turned in one of the few highlights of an otherwise dreary 30-23 loss to the Cowboys when he picked up a blocked punt in the first quarter and returned it 25 yards for a touchdown.

Seahawks don’t grade out well after getting dominated by the Cowboys | Seahawks | The Seattle Times
Special teams was the only area in which the Seahawks were competitive

Loss to Cowboys gives the Seahawks a reality check | Jerry Brewer | The Seattle Times
The Dallas Cowboys served the Seahawks a heavy dose of humility Sunday, beating them at their own game. Now Seattle must refocus and fix what’s wrong.

Seahawks fail to find their footing on offense without a running game - Seattle Seahawks | 710 ESPN Seattle
Russell Wilson didn't lose Sunday's game for the Seahawks. He did, however, fail to win it.

Cowboys pull off 30-23 shocker against Seahawks - CBS News
DeMarco Murray scored on a 15-yard run with 3:16 left as the Dallas Cowboys stunned the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks 30-23 on Sunday.

Seahawks stifled by tough Cowboys team, fall 30-23 on home turf | Q13 FOX News
The Seahawks failed to overcome a slow offensive performance and timely completions by Tony Romo Sunday at CenturyLink Field, falling to the Dallas Cowboys 30-23.

Richard Sherman and Dez Bryant Show Respect for Each Other on the Field | Bleacher Report
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman doesn't have a problem calling out some players, but he usually gives respect where it's due.

Tony Romo’s magical pass play casts losing spell on Seahawks | Seahawks | The Seattle Times
Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo spun away from a sack and threw a strike on third-and-20 that helped turn the Seahawks’ fortune.

Rapid Reaction: Seattle Seahawks - ESPN
A few thoughts on the Seattle Seahawks' 30-23 loss to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday at CenturyLink Field.

Game at a glance: Cowboys 30, Seahawks 23
The Cowboys’ DeMarco Murray ran for the winning touchdown late in the fourth quarter, and into NFL history, as Dallas rallied for a 30-23 victory over the Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on Sunday.

Dallas Cowboys make some noise by stunning Seahawks at Seattle | FOX Sports
DeMarco Murray ran for a 15-yard touchdown with 3:16 left and became the second running back in NFL history with six straight 100-yard games to start the season as the Dallas Cowboys stunned the Seattle Seahawks 30-23 on Sunday.

Seahawks post-game injury report | Seahawks Blog | Seattle Times
Seattle had three injuries from the 30-23 loss to Dallas Sunday:

Dez Bryant on Richard Sherman: "He's one of the best, man, arguably the best"
An ankle injury to cornerback Byron Maxwell prompted a defensive switch from the Seahawks that sent All-Pro Richard Sherman to shadow Cowboys wideout Dez Bryant in Sunday's Week 6 game at CenturyLink Field.

Few things go right for Seahawks as they end up on wrong end of 30-23 loss
DeMarco Murray’s fourth-quarter touchdown run lifts Cowboys to a 30-23 victory over the Seahawks, and elevates the Dallas running back to an achievement he now shares with Jim Brown.

Third down a letdown for Seahawks' defense against Dallas - Seattle Seahawks | 710 ESPN Seattle
Dallas' conversion on third-and-20 in the fourth quarter didn't necessarily lose the game for the Seahawks, but it pretty much defined it for a defense that allowed the Cowboys to convert on 10 of their 17 third-down chances. - Blog - 710 ESPN Seattle

Carroll on Maxwell's ankle: 'I think it's a pretty good sprain' - Seattle Seahawks | 710 ESPN Seattle
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said it was 'pretty good sprain' in Byron Maxwell's ankle that forced the cornerback to leave in the second quarter of Sunday's loss to Dallas. - Blog - 710 ESPN Seattle

Dallas Cowboys keep Seattle Seahawks WR Percy Harvin in check - ESPN
The Cowboys were ready for everything the Seahawks tried on plays to Percy Harvin near the line of scrimmage.

DeMarco Murray better than Seattle run defense - NFC West Blog - ESPN
DeMarco Murray better than Seattle Seahawks run defense

Jerry Jones: Win over Seahawks could be Cowboys’ defining victory | Seahawks | The Seattle Times
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says the road win over the Seahawks could “flip the match” and light up Dallas’ season.

SEATTLE: Battered Seahawks get run over, 30-23, by Murray, Cowboys | Seattle Seahawks | The News Tribune
Marshawn Lynch, idled for much of the game and removed from it late, glared on his way off the field. Then he bit down on the back edging of his helmet like it was a pacifier, as if to quiet inner rage.

Postgame video, quotes from Seahawks’ 2nd loss in 21 home games, 30-23 to Dallas: “We make no excuses” | Seahawks Insider - The News Tribune
“That’s a really tough ballgame.  We make no excuses.  They played really well and they did a lot of cool stuff for their football team in all phases, and we were not right, really, in any phase of our game today.

Post-game impressions following Seattle's loss to Dallas | Seahawks Blog | Seattle Times
Here are three thoughts on Seattle’s 30-23 loss to Dallas  Sunday from beat writers Jayson Jenks and Bob Condotta.

Cowboys 30, Seahawks 23: First impressions | Seahawks Blog | Seattle Times
Bob Condotta: In a battle of the two best rushing teams in the NFL, Dallas came away winning the battle up front, outrushing the Seahawks 163-80 The reality is, Russell Wilson’s running had masked the fact that Seattle’s running game has been uneven at times this season. The Seahawks simply couldn’t overpower or stop Dallas the way they thought they could.

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says tripping penalty was 'ridiculous' | - Seattle Sidelines
On Dallas’s 80-yard second-quarter touchdown drive, Richard Sherman was called for a tripping penalty that helped move Dallas into the red zone. And while it is illegal for a defender to use his leg to trip an opponent, Sherman very clearly did not to that, but rather catch Dez Bryant’s foot with his hand after Bryant made a 23-yard catch.

Standouts and stinkers: Cowboys rope up Seahawks - Seattle Seahawks & NFL News
We must admit, it was difficult — nigh impossible — to identify six standout Seahawks in their 30-23 loss to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. No one particularly caught the eye as Seattle registered its second loss of the season, falling to 3-2.

Palmer returns to guide Cardinals past Redskins -
In his first game since Week 1, quarterback Carson Palmer showed signs of life, as the Arizona Cardinals handled Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins at home, 30-20.

Injury roundup: Jets believe Dee Milliner tore Achilles -
Ian Rapoport reports that the New York Jets believe cornerback Dee Milliner tore his Achilles. What other injuries are we following from Sunday's slate of games?

NFLPA to resist Goodell retaining final say over personal conduct policy discipline | ProFootballTalk
Either on Tuesday or at some point in the future, the NFL and NFL Players Association will get around to talking about the power that Commissioner Roger Goodell will possess under the reconstituted personal conduct policy.

Thirty-nine things you need to know from Week 6 -
Tony Romo and Tom Brady put on emphatic performances on Sunday, leaving little doubt what their teams are capable of at their best. Find out what else you need to know from Week 6.