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Experience brings confidence to CB

Updated: October 29, 2009, 1:36 PM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- Mike Jenkins said it hit him when he became the full-time starter at cornerback for the Dallas Cowboys.

This isn't so hard.

Orlando Scandrick and Jenkins battled for the right cornerback job in training camp and at the beginning of the regular season. After Scandrick struggled in a Week 2 loss to the New York Giants, coach Wade Phillips gave the job to Jenkins.

Jenkins has rewarded Phillips and the rest of the defensive coaches for that decision with ...

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