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Cowboys Vs. Rams Score: Dallas Takes 17-7 Lead Into Halftime

The Dallas Cowboys enjoy a 17-7 lead at halftime of their Week 7 match up with the St. Louis Rams. DeMarco Murray put the Cowboys on top early with a 91 yard touchdown run on Dallas' first possession. 

The Cowboys second score was set up by a Carnell Williams fumble that game Tony Romo and company possession at midfield. Romo capped off the drive with a one yard scoring pass to tight end Jason Witten giving the Cowboys a 14-0 lead. St. Louis answered back with an eight play 85 yard scoring drive that ended with a Stephen Jackson six yard touchdown run to get the Rams on the board at 14-7. Dallas closed out the first half scoring with a Dan Bailey 30 yard field goal to put Dallas in front 17-7.

Tony Romo completed 8 of 13 attempts for 98 yards and a touchdown in the first half. DeMarco Murray is having a career day with 112 yards on 10 carries including that 91 yard touchdown run. Dez Bryant has one catch for 34 yards and Jason Witten has four receptions for 30 yards and a score. 

A.J. Feeley is 12 of 15 for 91 yards with an interception. Steven Jackson has 12 carries for 59 yards and a touchdown in the first half. The newly acquired Brandon Lloyd has four receptions for 30 yards for the Rams in the first half. 

For more on this game, Cowboys fans should visit Blogging The Boys and Rams fans should check out Turf Show Times. 

Photographs by jamesbrandon, jdtornow, phlezk, flygraphix, mcdlttx, tomasland, and literalbarrage used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.