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NFL Preview Capsule: Rams at Cowboys

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St. Louis Rams coach Steve Spagnuolo directs his team during the Rams' 24-3 loss to the Green Bay Packers in an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps) By Jeffrey Phelps St. Louis Rams coach Steve Spagnuolo directs his team during the Rams' 24-3 loss to the Green Bay Packers in an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps) By Jeffrey Phelps

NFL Preview Capsule: Rams at Cowboys

ST. LOUIS (0-5) At DALLAS (2-3)

Sunday, 3:15 p.m., Fox

OPENING LINE -- Cowboys by 10 1/2>

RECORD VS. SPREAD -- St. Louis 0-5; Dallas 2-2-1

SERIES RECORD -- Rams lead 15-14

LAST MEETING -- Rams beat Cowboys 34-14, Oct. 19, 2008

LAST WEEK -- Rams lost to Packers 24-3; Cowboys lost to Patriots 20-16

RAMS OFFENSE -- OVERALL (25), RUSH (23), PASS (25)

RAMS DEFENSE -- OVERALL (30), RUSH (32), PASS (15)

COWBOYS OFFENSE -- OVERALL (7), RUSH (27), PASS (4)

COWBOYS DEFENSE -- OVERALL (5), RUSH (1), PASS (14)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES -- Cowboys played 11 straight games decided by four points or less. ... Game will end about same time as their neighboring baseball teams, Rangers and Cardinals, will be starting Game 4 of World Series a few blocks away. Could be quite a traffic jam in Arlington. ... Teams have alternated wins and losses last 10 times they've met. Rams won last time. ... Dallas 9-9 in regular season at $1.3 billion Cowboys Stadium. ... If A.J. Feeley opens at QB for St. Louis in place of injured Sam Bradford (high ankle sprain), it will be first start since 2007. He will have new target in WR Brandon Lloyd, acquired in trade from Denver this week. ... Dallas and St. Louis have each run for one TD this season. Only Kansas City is worse. ... Danario Alexander leads Rams with 287 yards receiving. WR Greg Salas had eight catches vs. Green Bay last week. ... Rams FS Quintin Mikell familiar with Cowboys from time spent with Eagles. ... Dallas QB Tony Romo has thrown touchdown in club-record 20 straight games. He has 20 career three-TD games, tying Danny White for club record. ... Cowboys coach Jason Garrett turned down chance to coach Rams before job given to Steve Spagnuolo. In third year, Spagnuolo 8-29. Garrett 7-5 since being promoted from offensive coordinator midway through last season.

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