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Sep 23, 2012; Arlington, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray (29) on the sideline during the first quarter against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Cowboys Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-US PRESSWIRE

DeMarco Murray Aiming For Week 8 Return

The Dallas Cowboys initially feared that DeMarco Murray could be sidelined for a few weeks with some feared ligament damage in his foot but the team’s starting running back is hopeful for a return in week eight against the NFC East rival New York Giants. ESPNs Ed Werder passed along the news:

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It is possible that Murray is just being a little optimistic with his anticipation of a week eight return. Per Werder, the Cowboys are still fearful that Murray will miss a few weeks of action with the injury.

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