Cowboys stifle Panthers

Cowboys stifle Panthers

Third-string running back Tashard Choice ran for 82 yards on 18 carries with a touchdown, as the Dallas Cowboys downed the Carolina Panthers 21-7 on Monday night.

Dallas covered as 9.5-point home favorites, while the game played UNDER the 45-point total posted by oddsmakers.

Tony Romo was 22-of-33 for 255 yards passing for the Cowboys, who got 94 yards rushing on eight attempts from Felix Jones in the payday.

Jake Delhomme went 22-of-33 for 220 yards through the air with a TD toss and two interceptions for Carolina, while DeAngelo Williams was held to 64 yards on the ground on 11 carries for the Panthers.