The the game against the Browns on Sunday will mark the halfway point of the season for the Dallas Cowboys, and if all goes well, the Cowboys could emerge with a 7-1 record after the weekend.
The fine folks at FiveThirtyEight.com have looked at all teams since 1995 and concluded that the Cowboys' playoff chances would increase to 94% with a win against the Browns.
More importantly, as the graph below indicates, a win on Sunday would put the Cowboys in position to lock up a playoff berth in the Week 10 game against the Steelers: 100% of teams with an 8-1 record have made the playoffs since 1995.
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