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Cole Beasley scores twice, Mason Crosby misses two PATs as Cowboys lead 21-12

Things are coming in twos in Arlington today. Cole Beasley has two touchdown catches. David Irving has two sacks. Mason Crosby has two missed extra points. It’s added up to a 21-12 halftime lead for the Cowboys. Beasley has touchdown catches of 2 and 5 yards, his first two-touchdown game since the Cowboys beat the [more]

David Irving returns with a sack of Aaron Rodgers

The Cowboys’ failure to get pressure on Aaron Rodgers cost them in their past two postseason losses. They got pressure on the Packers’ second series, with two sacks of Rodgers to force a punt. Defensive end Tyrone Crawford got his on first down for an 8-yard loss. Then, on third-and-18, David Irving took down Rodgers [more]

Phantom penalty on Packers leads to Cowboys’ touchdown

The Cowboys struck first in their game against the Packers, but not without help from the officials. In what not only was a questionable call but a bad call, Packers linebacker Blake Martinez was called for unnecessary roughness after an incomplete pass. It is unclear what the official thought he saw, because replays showed Martinez [more]

Davante Adams is back, 10 days after being hospitalized

Ten days ago, Packers receiver Davante Adams absorbed a devastating blow from Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan. The hit gave Adams a concussion, and it put Adams in the hospital overnight. Today, Adams will play for the Packers in Dallas, after obtaining all necessary clearances both from team doctors and from the independent neurologist. But should [more]

Cowboys without Sean Lee; Packers without Ty Montgomery

Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee will miss his second consecutive game with a strained hamstring. The Cowboys have a bye week next week. Lee was injured in the final two minutes against Arizona two weeks ago. The Cowboys will have linebacker Anthony Hitchens for the first time this season after he fractured the tibial plateau in [more]

Sunday morning one-liners

K Steven Hauschka has quickly become a popular member of the Bills. The Dolphins don’t give WR Jarvis Landry many chances to make plays down the field. WR Danny Amendola has been a consistent part of the Patriots offense. The Jets have committed 10 penalties in each of the last two games. The Ravens need [more]

Report: Willie Young is out for the year

He’s officially listed as doubtful for Monday night’s game against the Vikings. The Vikings probably can go ahead and assume he won’t play. Via Dan Wiederer of the Chicago Tribune, Young’s triceps injury will end his season. The tear in the muscle reportedly will require surgery, making Young the third defensive starter out for the [more]

Davante Adams traveling to Dallas, expected to play Sunday

Packers receiver Davante Adams may not miss a single game despite being hospitalized last week. Adams, who was taken off the field on a stretcher and then taken to the hospital in an ambulance last Thursday night, is traveling to Dallas and expected to play Sunday against the Cowboys, ESPN reports. That’s a shockingly fast [more]

Sam Bradford practices again on Saturday; will he play on Monday?

Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford has participated in practice all week, a week after not practicing at all. After practicing on Saturday, the question becomes whether he’ll finally make his return to the field for Monday night’s game at Chicago. If he does, it will be the first time he has played since four weeks ago, [more]

Saturday one-liners

The Patriots needed WR Danny Amendola on Thursday night, and he delivered. Former Bills receiver Sammy Watkins regrets the time that he demanded 10 targets per game. Dolphins LB Rey Maualuga will finally contribute to his new team’s defense on Sunday. Jets coach Todd Bowles won’t talk about the severity of DE Kony Ealy‘s shoulder injury. [more]

Week Five injury report roundup

Week Five kicked off on Thursday with a Patriots win and it continues with 12 more games on Sunday, which means that the 24 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. Questionable players are uncertain to play, doubtful players are unlikely to play and out should be self-explanatory. Players [more]

Ty Montgomery doubtful, Davante Adams questionable for Sunday

Packers running back Ty Montgomery said it was “going to be up to me” if he plays against the Cowboys this Sunday and the Packers think that Montgomery will opt not to play a little more than a week after breaking his ribs against the Bears. Montgomery was a limited participant in practice all three [more]

Ha Ha Clinton-Dix fined $24,309 for hit on Josh Bellamy

Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan‘s illegal hit that drew a one-game suspension was the most talked-about penalty of last week’s Packers-Bears game, but it wasn’t the only hit that drew the NFL’s ire. Packers defensive back Ha Ha Clinton-Dix has been fined $24,309 for a hit on Bears receiver Josh Bellamy during the same game. Although [more]

Friday morning one-liners

Bills LB Lorenzo Alexander is dropping into coverage more this season. It looks like LB Rey Maualuga will make his Dolphins debut this weekend. QB Tom Brady praised the Patriots defense after Thursday’s win. The Jets defense has played better since improving on third downs. Ravens offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg avoided specifics when discussing the [more]

Packers refuse to credential longtime reporter Bob McGinn

Bob McGinn is in his 39th year covering the Packers, but this year is different: He’s not welcome in the press box. McGinn, who left the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel this year and launched his own site,, is not being credentialed by the Packers this season. That means he covers the games by watching on [more]