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Jerry Jones will not make coaching change this week

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was mad after Thursday’s 31-24 loss to the Bears. But not mad enough to make a coaching change. Jones told reporters the Cowboys just have to play better. “We’ll line them up here next week,” Jones said. “We’re going to go practice, and we’re going to try to win a football [more]

Matt Nagy: “Doesn’t look real good” for Roquan Smith after pectoral injury

If the Chicago Bears are going to continue a late season push for the postseason, they’ll potentially have to do it without linebacker Roquan Smith. Smith injured his pectoral on Ezekiel Elliott‘s 2-yard touchdown run to cap the opening drive of the Bears win over the Dallas Cowboys on Thursday night. He did not return [more]

What’s next for the Cowboys?

Since starting the year 3-0 and fueling dreams of rediscovered glory, the Cowboys have lost seven of 10 games. The good news is that they’re still in position to win the NFC East. The bad news is that they don’t look like a team capable of winning a damn game. The door is now wide [more]

Cowboys, Jason Garrett have no answers in 31-24 loss to Bears

The Cowboys remain in first place in the NFC East with a losing record, but they look like they’re going nowhere fast after a 31-24 loss to the Bears on Thursday night. Owner Jerry Jones’ fairytale officially has turned into a nightmare. Chicago stayed in the NFC wild-card picture, moving to 7-6 on the season [more]

Mitchell Trubisky throws his third touchdown as Bears lead 24-7

Mitchell Trubisky has three touchdown passes, the second consecutive week he has done that, and tonight’s game still has 23:18 remaining. The Bears opened the third quarter with an 11-play, 84-yard drive to open the second half, with Trubisky finding Anthony Miller for a 14-yard touchdown. The Bears have 289 yards and a 24-7 lead. [more]

Bears have 210 yards, 17-7 lead over error-prone Cowboys

This feels like a rerun to Cowboys fans. Only the jerseys of the opposing team has changed. After scoring on their first drive against the Bills a week ago, the Cowboys lost 26-15. They scored on their first drive Thursday and then what could go wrong did. The Bears lead 17-7 at halftime. The Bears, [more]

Allen Robinson scores for third consecutive game

Mitchell Trubisky has run for 18 yards on two carries. He’s thrown for 70 yards and a touchdown, missing on only one of seven attempts. If not for an interception, he would be off to a great start. As it is, the Bears quarterback is off to a good start. Chicago drove to the Dallas [more]

Cowboys use first 8:57 for 17-play touchdown drive to take 7-0 lead

The Cowboys used up the first 8:57 to open Thursday’s game. Their longest play was 12 yards as they went 75 yards in 17 plays. Ezekiel Elliott scored from 2 yards out for his eighth score of the year. It was the longest opening drive in the NFL this season in terms of plays and [more]

Tony Pollard, Jeff Heath inactive for Cowboys; Prince Amukamara won’t play for Bears

Cowboys starting running back Ezekiel Elliott likely sees a bigger workload than normal tonight, with his backup, Tony Pollard, sitting out with an ankle injury. The Cowboys had listed the running back as questionable after he injured his knee during Tuesday’s practice. Fullback Jamize Olawale is the only backup behind Elliott tonight. Dallas also will [more]

Antwaun Woods arrested for marijuana possession and other charges

Cowboys defensive tackle Antwaun Woods will miss Thursday night’s game with a knee injury.  He eventually may be missing a game or more due to an incident from Tuesday. Woods was arrested Tuesday and charged with possession of marijuana and tampering with evidence, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL. He also was cited with [more]

Cordarrelle Patterson named NFC special teams player of month

The Bears have some big-play ability, on special teams, at least. Return man Cordarrelle Patterson was named NFC special teams player of the month for November. He averaged 29.4 yards per return on 10 attempts. He also had three special teams tackles for the Bears. The crazy part is November actually brought his average down, [more]

Adam Thielen’s hamstring seems to be regressing, again

Last week, Vikings receiver Adam Thielen was participating in practice and possibly on track to play on Monday night. Then, on Sunday, he abruptly was ruled out for Monday night’s game in Seattle. Then, on Wednesday, the Vikings said that Thielen wouldn’t have practiced at all, if they’d had more than a walk through. The [more]

Tony Pollard questionable for Cowboys on Thursday

The Cowboys were missing three players due to injuries in last Thursday’s loss to the Bills and the same three players have been ruled out ahead of this Thursday’s trip to Chicago. Linebacker Leighton Vander Esch announced he’d miss the game with a neck injury on Tuesday. Safety Jeff Heath (shoulders) and defensive tackle Antwaun [more]

Prince Amukamara doubtful to play Thursday night

The Bears ruled out four players for Thursday night’s game against the Cowboys and they don’t think cornerback Prince Amukamara will play either. Amukamara is listed as doubtful for the home game against Dallas due to the hamstring injury that’s kept him out of practice this week. Kyle Fuller and Buster Skrine would be the [more]

Khalil Mack says Bears “can’t wait to do the impossible”

The Bears are 6-6 after beating the Lions last Thursday, which leaves them outside of a playoff spot but still alive with four games left to play. Losing to the Cowboys this Thursday or anyone else on their remaining schedule would all but close the door on those playoff chances. That’s a position that linebacker [more]

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