Posts Tagged ‘Dallas Cowboys’

Packers rule Adams out, other WRs iffy versus Oakland

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers are set to take on the Oakland Raiders without top wide receiver Davante Adams. Adams remains sidelined by a painful turf toe injury after missing wins over the Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions the past two weeks. Packers head coach Matt LaFleur said the team is likely to make a call on wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling (knee, ankle) before kickoff at Lambeau Field on Sunday.

Lomas Brown: Bias against Lions keeps me out of the Hall of Fame

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Former Lions offensive tackle Lomas Brown thinks he'd be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame if he'd played for some other teams. “If I'm brutally honest [about why], I just think it's the Lions,” Brown told the Detroit Free Press. “I just think [people] didn't put the respect on our team like the Dallas Cowboys.

Cowboys’ Dak Prescott on 0-3 skid: ‘If there was ever an ideal time I’d say it’s now’

Friday, October 18th, 2019

The Cowboys and Prescott have been at 3-3 before.

NFL Week 7’s top games: Desperation time for Cowboys-Eagles; Ramsey debuts with Rams

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Yahoo Sports NFL senior writers Terez Paylor, Kimberley A. Martin and Charles Robinson select games this week that will leave us buzzing heading into Monday. Paylor's must-watch Philadelphia Eagles at Dallas Cowboys One of these teams will be in a world of hurt after this game, as both are currently 3-3 after entering the season with big expectations. Their fan bases are concerned, and with both clubs in large media markets, the loser is going to be ripped to shreds locally for a week afterward.

Watch: Romo doesn’t see fake snake prank coming

Friday, October 18th, 2019

If you've watched an NFL game in recent years with Tony Romo in the broadcast booth, you've probably noticed his ability to predict plays before they happen, using his off-the-charts football IQ to let viewers know what is coming long before the ball is snapped. However, that skill doesn't necessarily transfer over to the golf course. The former Dallas Cowboys quarterback turned analyst extraordinaire definitely didn't see the ole fake snake prank coming during a recent round with former NBA star Deron Williams, and he fell for it hook, line and sinker, reacting how anyone not named Jeremy Roenick would react - by jumping out of his skin.

Fact or Fiction: Joe Burrows is the midseason Heisman favorite

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Farrell's take: FACT. This is a tough one because Jerry Jones loves Jason Garrett and Lincoln Riley loves Oklahoma, and there's really nothing other than speculation out there that either side would even be interested. But Riley is such a hot name and has been so successful winning and developing quarterbacks that if Jones decides to move on from Garrett, he will have to be one of his top targets.

Cowboys defense lacking impact of promising unit from 2018

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

FRISCO, Texas (AP) -- ??? Jeff Heath agrees the Dallas defense hasn't had the impact it did early last season, when that unit often covered for a sagging offense and kept the Cowboys from falling too far out of the playoff picture. "The idea that we were this perfect defense last year is just not true," Heath said. After a 3-0 start, the Cowboys have lost three straight games but are still tied atop the NFC East at 3-3 with Philadelphia.

Eagles-Cowboys Preview

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Doug Pederson had to downplay some trash talk from one of his linebackers the previous time Philadelphia visited Dallas for a crucial NFC East meeting. Now the coach of the Eagles is having to explain how he ended up on the bulletin board while the Cowboys respond the way they always have under stoic coach Jason Garrett. Pederson said on his radio show that his Eagles were going to win Sunday night with the division lead on the line in a matchup of 3-3 teams coming off losses.

Amari Cooper plans to test his quad Friday

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Cowboys receiver Amari Cooper remained out of practice Thursday. He will know more about his playing status Friday when he plans to test his quadriceps in practice. “We’ll see," Cooper said Thursday, via David Helman of the team website. "It’s feeling a little bit better every day." Cooper played through a similar quad contusion as [more]

5 matchups to watch as Eagles visit Cowboys in Week 7

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

The Eagles lost by 18 points to the Vikings last week, but the Cowboys lost to the Jets and have dropped three in a row. Just four players in the league have more touches than Elliott this season and since he entered the league in 2016, Elliott has more than anyone.