Cowboys' Murray accepts critique after easing up

DeMarco Murray sped into the open field around right end, with a choice of taking on a defender or drifting toward the sideline.

So many times in his career, the bruising Dallas running back has turned upfield and lowered his head. Just not on one particularly noticeable play Sunday against the New York Giants.

Murray easing up as he went out of bounds led coach Jason Garrett to have a rare moment of candor by saying Murray "needs to finish runs better."

Murray says Garrett's remark "doesn't bother me."

Maybe that's because Murray's production in a 24-21 win over the Giants was as good as any all season as Dallas gets set for a Thanksgiving game against Oakland.

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