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Cowboys offseason countdown: 99 facts until the regular season (Day 90)

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We countdown the days to kickoff giving you an interesting fact about each number. Today is number 90.

We are at day 90 of our 99 day countdown until the regular season. Here is your daily fact associated with number 90.

90 rushing yards was all the Cowboys could rush for in the 1980 NFC Conference Championship game. That makes it one of the lowest rushing totals and fifth-lowest scoring playoff game in Cowboys history.

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On January 11th, 1981, the Cowboys faced their fierce rivals, the Philadelphia Eagles, for the very first time in a playoff competition. By halftime the game was close at 7-7, with the only Cowboys touchdown coming from Tony Dorsett on a three-yard rushing play. For the Eagles, they had their own struggles with quarterback Ron Jaworski completing only nine of his 29 attempts and was intercepted twice.

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