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This area of the Cowboys offense is underwhelming, and there’s no reason to believe it will get better
SANTA CLARA, CA - AUGUST 23: Quarterback Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys hands off the ball to running back Darren McFadden #20 against the San Francisco 49ers in the first quarter of a preseason game on August 23, 2015 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. The 49ers won 23-6. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

It’s just Week 2 of the preseason, but the writing is on the wall — the Dallas Cowboys run game is in trouble.

Joseph Randle, Darren McFadden and Lance Dunbar combined to rush 10 times for a measly 34 yards. Following the contest, head coach Jason Garrett was obviously unhappy with the effort, via NFL.com:

“We didn’t run the ball very well,” Garrett said, via the Dallas Morning News. “Obviously we were trying to control the line of scrimmage and didn’t do a very good job of that.”

With the trio still getting healthy, you can’t completely push them aside. But it does strike some doubt as to weather they can get it done as a group after DeMarco Murray bounced in the offseason.

Prashad is the Senior Content Editor for Cox Media Group's FanBuzz.com. He considers Muhammad Ali, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce some of the all-time greats. Boston is TitleTown, in case you were wondering.
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