Anthony Spencer finally got validation for what he was doing for the Dallas Cowboys when he had a quarterback wrapped in his arms.
In the 11th game, on Thanksgiving Day against Oakland, Spencer
got his first sack this season. The second came later in the same
Spencer, the Cowboys' first-round pick in 2007, says those sacks
made him feel he was "doing things right the entire season." They
also got the linebacker on a roll.
Spencer has five sacks in the past four games - all won by the
Cowboys. It's a timely surge for a team heading into a playoff game
at Minnesota this weekend.