Rams pay penalty for squandered chance

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Derby manager Paul Jewell was left cursing his luck as side stay rooted to the foot of the Premier League table with a 2-1 defeat against Blackburn.

Matt Oakley put them ahead but a missed penalty from Steven Howard proved to be the turning point.

Blackburn regrouped and secured the points thanks to goals from Roque Santa Cruz - his eighth in five games - and David Bentley.

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