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Murray Again Up For Two Weekly Awards

IRVING, Texas --For the second time in three weeks, running back DeMarco Murray is a candidate for FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week and Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week.

Fans can vote for the FedEx Ground award here through 2 p.m. (CT) Friday and the Pepsi Rookie award here  through 11 a.m. (CT) Friday. Both winners will be announced Friday on NFL Network's Total Access and

Murray had 22 carries for 139 yards (186 all-purpose yards) in last Sunday's 23-13 win over the Seahawks. His 466 rushing yards in the last three games are the most all-time in that span by any Cowboys running back.

Murray won both awards for Week 7, when his 253 yards broke Emmitt Smith's single-game rushing record and his 10.1-yard average was the league's highest for any player with at least 10 carries that week.

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