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Dak Prescott spreading the wealth in hot start for Cowboys

Sep. 16, 2019 6:26 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys receivers and tight ends have seven touchdown catches through two games, the same number of TDs the entire offense had in the first five games last year. Dak Prescott's hot start has plenty to do with depth at positions that looked promising in the preseason, and have...

Redskins face defensive, injury questions with Bears up next

Sep. 16, 2019 1:08 PM EDT

It's getting late awfully early in the season for the Washington Redskins. They're 0-2 after losses to the teams forecast to finish first and second in the NFC East, Case Keenum is holding his own at quarterback, and yet there are already questions about making changes to the coaching staff. "I don't think we...

Redskins again undone by defense in loss to Cowboys

Sep. 15, 2019 6:01 PM EDT

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden wanted to make one thing perfectly clear as he began speaking to reporters after a second consecutive poor showing by his team's defense: "There are no excuses to be had." And then, one by one, he began offering up, well, excuses — for why...

Dak double: Cowboys' Prescott beats Redskins with legs, arm

Sep. 15, 2019 5:22 PM EDT

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Dak Prescott probably could have kept running — maybe all the way to the end zone. Instead, the Dallas Cowboys quarterback stiff-armed Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman to put an exclamation point on his longest run of the game. Prescott spent Sunday afternoon carving...

Dak leads Cowboys into Week 2 matchup vs. Keenum's Redskins

Sep. 12, 2019 8:03 PM EDT

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — The same day one quarterback passed for 405 yards and four touchdowns, another threw for 380 yards and three touchdowns. They'll meet Sunday, but couldn't be in more different positions. Dak Prescott is on the verge of a contract extension with the Dallas Cowboys that could guarantee...

Redskins running back Derrius Guice undergoes knee surgery

Sep. 12, 2019 7:26 PM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins running back Derrius Guice had right knee surgery that coach Jay Gruden called a "minor procedure." Renowned surgeon Dr. James Andrews performed the operation Thursday that has been reported to fix a torn meniscus and sideline the 2018 second-round pick for an...

Cowboys-Redskins Preview Capsule

Sep. 12, 2019 3:11 PM EDT

DALLAS (1-0) at WASHINGTON (0-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE — Cowboys by 3½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Cowboys 1-0; Redskins 1-0 SERIES RECORD — Cowboys lead 71-45-2 LAST MEETING — Cowboys beat Redskins 31-23, Nov. 22, 2018 LAST WEEK — Cowboys beat Giants 35-17; Redskins...

Bears sign tight end J.P. Holtz, cut Abdullah Anderson

Sep. 11, 2019 7:37 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — ?The Chicago Bears have waived defensive end Abdullah Anderson and signed former Washington Redskins tight end J.P. Holtz. Holtz, an undrafted free agent from Pittsburgh, had played 14 snaps on special teams in the Redskins' first game but did not have a reception. He was waived...

Redskins' Reed progressing in return from 5th NFL concussion

Sep. 11, 2019 5:26 PM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Jordan Reed was finally healthy and looked in training camp like his 2015 Pro Bowl self. With foot problems behind him, the Washington Redskins tight end felt like a whole new person. "I feel a lot different," Reed said. "I've put in a lot of hard work to play well this year and be at...

Wentz, Jackson show off Eagles' dynamic offense

Sep. 9, 2019 11:21 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz shook off the rust quickly and DeSean Jackson provided the spark the Philadelphia Eagles needed to offset a shaky defense. That could be the story all season. Wentz threw for 313 yards and three touchdowns in a 32-27 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday in his first...