Cowboys ride past Lions

Marion Barber rushed for a pair of touchdowns Sunday as the Dallas Cowboys defeated the Detroit Lions 20-7.

The Cowboys had been favored by 8-points in the game and were able to cover the spread. The combined score was UNDER the posted over/under total (39).

Cowboys’ quarterback Drew Bledsoe completed 12-of-23 passes for 110 yards with no touchdowns and no interceptions. Julius Jones rushed for 92 yards on 21 carries.

Joey Harrington completed 12-of-23 passes for 169 yards with no touchdowns and no interceptions for Detroit. Kevin Jones rushed for only 29 yards and a touchdown on 12 carries.