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Cowboys consider starting Felix Jones

Updated: March 23, 2010, 8:37 PM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said the team has thought about sitting starting running back Marion Barber in favor of backup Felix Jones.

"Yes. That has been a consideration, and it certainly is a consideration," Jones said Tuesday at the NFL owners meetings. "I see the advantages the way we've done it [with Barber starting] and opening up real physical and intermediately bringing what Felix brings to the table. But it was a pretty close decision, really."

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