Eagles 38, Cowboys 24


Monday, October 9th 2006, 4:57 am
By: News On 6


PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia Eagles made sure Terrell Owens had an unhappy homecoming.

The Eagles scored 2 touchdowns in the 4th quarter to beat the Dallas Cowboys 38-24 yesterday. Donovan McNabb put the Eagles ahead 31-24 by hitting Reggie Brown for a 40-yard TD with 9:13 remaining.

The Cowboys got to the Philadelphia 6 yard line in the final minute before Lito Sheppard returned a Drew Bledsoe interception 102 yards for a game clinching touchdown.

The Eagles handled Owens, who had only 3 receptions for 45 yards in his return to Philadelphia.

Bledsoe threw 3 interceptions and was sacked 5 times, 3 by Darwin Walker. Sheppard had 2 of Philly's interceptions.

McNabb threw for 354 yards and 2 touchdowns as the Eagles improved to 4-1.

Bledsoe had 223 passing yards and no TDs for the 2-2 Cowboys.