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Cowboys face same questions after another early playoff exit

Jan. 17, 2022 15:12 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mike McCarthy's future as Dallas Cowboys coach wasn't something Jerry Jones wanted to discuss after a wild-card loss that left the owner saying “I can't remember” when asked if he'd ever been more disappointed in defeat. Questions about McCarthy come in...

49ers hang on over Cowboys 23-17 in chaotic wild-card finish

Jan. 16, 2022 23:08 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kyle Shanahan walked onto the field with an emphatic nod, believing his San Francisco 49ers had beaten the Dallas Cowboys in a chaotic wild-card finish that left many not sure what was happening. The official word came a short time later. ...

Slime Time: Nickelodeon ready for 2nd NFL playoff broadcast

Jan. 14, 2022 19:31 PM EST

Encores are tougher to pull off after receiving overwhelming acclaim for trying something new. However, Nickelodeon and CBS Sports feel as if Sunday's kids-focused broadcast of an NFL playoff game will be better than last year. “I feel like it has been a year in the...

Cowboys, 49ers meet again in postseason in wild-card round

Jan. 14, 2022 17:35 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Old playoff foes Dallas and San Francisco haven't met in the postseason since the last of three consecutive NFC championship games in the 1990s. The wild-card meeting Sunday is the first step toward a Super Bowl instead of the last, with Dak Prescott and the...

Cowboys back in playoffs with older, wiser Prescott, Elliott

Jan. 14, 2022 17:23 PM EST

Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott soared to the top of the NFC as twin rookie stars for the Dallas Cowboys five years ago. It's not so much that the quarterback and running back didn't appreciate the moment and the opportunity, and there are better reasons to explain why Green Bay...

49ers, Cowboys renew playoff rivalry after 27-year hiatus

Jan. 14, 2022 14:16 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (10-7) at DALLAS (12-5) Sunday, 4:30 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Cowboys by 3, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: 49ers 9-8; Cowboys 13-4. SERIES RECORD: Cowboys lead 19-17-1. LAST MEETING:...

Packers hoping homefield is to their advantage this year

Jan. 13, 2022 19:04 PM EST

The Green Bay Packers are the only NFL team that didn't lose a game at home in the 2021 season. They're counting on their frenzied fanbase and frigid climes to help them get to the Super Bowl for the first time in 11 years. “I’m really looking forward to having a full crowd, that...

Cowboys get rhythm, higher seed for playoffs; Niners next

Jan. 10, 2022 12:48 PM EST

Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys didn't see the regular-season finale at Philadelphia as meaningless because they wanted to feel an offensive rhythm going into the playoffs. Turns out it mattered in the postseason pecking order, too. The Cowboys (12-5) will face old...

Analysis: Raiders' wild win gives NFL playoffs strong start

Jan. 10, 2022 03:07 AM EST

Derek Carr and the Las Vegas Raiders played to win, knocking the Los Angeles Chargers out of the playoffs and sending the Pittsburgh Steelers to the tournament. The NFL’s playoff field was set when the Raiders locked up the final wild-card spot by beating the Chargers in overtime...

Prescott throws 5 TD passes in Cowboys' romp over Eagles

Jan. 09, 2022 09:19 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dak Prescott ran into Dallas' locker room with a message for any NFC team he'll play next week in the playoffs. “The real (stuff) starts,” he said. It starts with finding out the Cowboys' wild-card opponent, and Prescott will be like millions...