Cowboys’ Dak Prescott to start throwing; Cooper Rush expected to start

[ad_1] FRISCO, Texas — Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott will throw passes Wednesday for the first time since undergoing surgery on his right thumb, but he is expected to miss his fifth straight game Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles. “We are preparing for Cooper [Rush] to start against the Eagles,” coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday. … Read more

Dak Prescott injury: Cowboys QB is a “long shot” to play against Eagles

[ad_1] Despite speculation that Dak Prescott might return for the Dallas Cowboys’ big Week 6 game against the Philadelphia Eagles, one NFL insider still believes it is a “long shot” to happen. Ian Rapoport had the following to say on NFL Network on Wednesday morning: “My understanding, and it’s something I talked about on Sunday, … Read more

Dak Prescott injury: Cowboys QB is a “long shot” to play against Eagles

[ad_1] Despite speculation that Dak Prescott might return for the Dallas Cowboys’ big Week 6 game against the Philadelphia Eagles, one NFL insider still believes it is a “long shot” to happen. Ian Rapoport had the following to say on NFL Network on Wednesday morning: “My understanding, and it’s something I talked about on Sunday, … Read more

Jerry Jones: Cowboys, Dak Prescott will be “a mess” for the NFL

[ad_1] Jerry Jones says the Cowboys are going to be a mess to deal with when Dak Prescott returns. Amanda McCoy amccoy@star-telegram.com FRISCO The Dallas Cowboys (4-1) may or may not get starting quarterback Dak Prescott back for Sunday’s NFC East showdown at the undefeated Philadelphia Eagles (5-0). Prescott, who has missed the last four … Read more

Jerry Jones: Dak Prescott is our guy, it’s nice that Cooper Rush has made people wonder

[ad_1] Getty Images Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has raised eyebrows with comments hinting that he’d like to see Cooper Rush create a quarterback dilemma by playing well while Dak Prescott is injured. After the Cowboys won their fourth straight game with Rush at quarterback on Sunday, Jones again discussed the matter, while … Read more

How ‘sledgehammer, sword’ powered Cowboys past Rams — and further eased pressure on Dak Prescott’s recovery timeline

[ad_1] INGLEWOOD, Calif. — Just six minutes and 17 seconds of play had elapsed between the Dallas Cowboys and Los Angeles Rams. Already, the Cowboys had scored twice. A strip sack returned promptly for a 17-yard touchdown. Favorable field position from a blocked punt handily converted into a field goal. From the sideline of SoFi … Read more

Dak Prescott out, Jerry Jones walks back Cowboys QB controversy

[ad_1] Dak Prescott will miss his fourth straight game, but Jerry Jones is no longer talking about their being a quarterback controversy. Michael Gehlken of the Dallas Morning News reports that Prescott is out for the Cowboys’ Sunday game against the defending Super Bowl champion Rams. Prescott injured his thumb on his throwing hand during … Read more

Dak Prescott’s injury update reveals optimism won’t lead to a quicker Cowboys’ return

[ad_1] FRISCO – Optimism can’t heal broken bones. Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott was checked out by team doctors on Tuesday and the short version says he’s not playing Sunday afternoon at the Los Angeles Rams. The long version is QB1 is still recovering from a fractured right thumb. A person with knowledge of the injury … Read more