49ers hang on late for 23-17 wild-card victory over Cowboys
Deebo Samuel and the San Francisco 49ers have started another playoff run after hanging on in a frantic wild-card finish against Dallas. Dak Prescott and the Cowboys will have to keep waiting for that elusive deep trip in the postseason. San Francisco's versatile receiver ran 26 yards for a touchdown the play after an interception by Prescott, and the 49ers held on for a 23-17 victory over the Cowboys on Sunday.news.yahoo.com
Prescott throws 5 TD passes in Cowboys' romp over Eagles
Dak Prescott threw a career-high five touchdown passes against Philadelphia Eagles backups, Cedrick Wilson and Dalton Schultz each had two scoring catches and the Dallas Cowboys kept their slim hopes for a No. 2 seed in the NFC playoffs alive with a 51-26 victory.
With Dak down, Cooper Rush passes Cowboys past Vikings 20-16
Cooper Rush subbed for the injured Dak Prescott and passed for 325 yards and two second-half touchdowns, the last a 5-yarder to Amari Cooper with 51 seconds left in the Dallas Cowboys’ 20-16 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday night.
Cooper doesn't hide what he's thinking with Cowboys rolling
Amari Cooper rejected the suggestion that Dallas' 44-20 win over New York was even more impressive because of a sloppy start that kept the last-place Giants in the game longer than they should have been. The receiver's reaction illustrates where the Cowboys think they can go after four consecutive victories coming off a last-second loss to Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay in the opener. “We don't need to have those mistakes,” said Cooper, who had a 24-yard touchdown catch.news.yahoo.com
Fiona Hill: Trump tried to emulate Putin autocracy
Fiona Hill was Donald Trump’s Russia adviser and now has a book out detailing her White House experiences, offering a more sober and alarming portrait of the 45th president whose focus on idolatry and autocracy resembled Vladimir Putin. (Oct. 11)news.yahoo.com
Prescott, Cowboys beat Eagles in 1st home game since injury
Dak Prescott threw for three touchdowns in his first home game since he suffered an ankle injury on the same field almost a year ago, Trevon Diggs returned an interception 59 yards for a score and the Dallas Cowboys dominated the Philadelphia Eagles 41-21.
Ex-officer who fatally shot Daunte Wright faces more serious charge
Minnesota prosecutors filed a more serious charge Thursday against the former suburban Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot Daunte Wright during a traffic stop, but it is not the murder charge that activists were seeking.news.yahoo.com
Best Starting Quarterbacks In The NFL (2021)
For the 2021 season, these are the starting quarterbacks, listed from worst to best. Jalen Hurts (Eagles)The Eagles have made it clear that they want Jalen Hurts as their starting quarterback. A duel threat, it’s still unknown if he’ll be the starting quarterback for the Eagles in the long term. Teddy Bridgewater (Broncos)Bridgewater is playing as the team’s starting quarterback this season, replacing former rookie Drew Lock after a lackluster season. His strong arm and analytical mind allowed him to stand up to some of the truly great quarterbacks, such as Tom Brady, Drew Brees.thedelite.com
Which NFL Teams Have The Most Fake Twitter Followers?
But it turns out that 33 percent of the Dallas Cowboys’ Twitter followers are fake. According to the gaming website Pickswise, about 30 percent of all National Football League teams’ Twitter followers are fake. Pickswise analyzed each NFL team’s Twitter account using SparkToro’s fake follower audit tool. NFL teams have already been dealing with off-field credibility since the New England Patriots’ “spygate” videotaping and “deflategate” football-shrinking scandals. “I don’t think it’s being done on purpose [by NFL teams] but I think they do need to hold their staff and agencies accountable for delivering ‘real’ fans.”(Edited by Kristen Butler and Claire Swift)The post Which NFL Teams Have The Most Fake Twitter Followers?thewestsidegazette.com