Kicker David Buehler has job security, at least for now.
He hooked a 44-yard field goal attempt with 7:28 left in the fourth quarter that would have tied the game. He made a 28-yard field goal in the third quarter and a 48-yarder with 1:17 left in the fourth, but the Cowboys could not recover the onside kick.
"I look at him the way i look at our team,'' Phillips said. "He was two out of three. That's about what we were. I've been around kickers. You've got to give them time.''