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Concerns plentiful for sputtering Cowboys during 1-3 slide

Nov. 26, 2021 23:18 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott's health is a concern, Dak Prescott's accuracy is off at times, and the Dallas offense has sputtered to the point that the Cowboys haven't held a lead at all in their three losses in a four-game stretch. So forget for a moment...

Raiders get aggressive vs. Cowboys to end 3-game skid

Nov. 26, 2021 13:46 PM EST

Derek Carr has been around the NFL long enough to know the mood and perception of a team can flip in an instant. Just a few days after looking as down as he ever has publicly after a loss in the NFL, Carr was in a much better frame of mind after his aggressive play helped...

Raiders beat Cowboys 36-33 in OT on field goal after penalty

Nov. 25, 2021 22:03 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Derek Carr and the Las Vegas Raiders got the third-down help they needed from Dallas cornerback Anthony Brown. Daniel Carlson kicked a 29-yard field goal in overtime after Brown's fourth pass-interference penalty kept the drive alive, and the...

Cowboys primed for NFC run despite clunker to end win streak

Nov. 08, 2021 13:37 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott won't be repeating the remarkable run from their rookie seasons with the Dallas Cowboys five years ago. The star quarterback and running back got more than halfway there with six consecutive victories following a...

Cowboys give away blocked punt and see 6-game win streak end

Nov. 07, 2021 18:45 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys had their offense back on the field ready to line up deep in Broncos' territory after a big special teams play early in the second half. They didn't even get a chance to snap the ball. On a day when the NFC...

Chargers not looking past last year's drubbing by Patriots

Oct. 28, 2021 17:38 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If most of the Los Angeles Chargers are trying to put last year's 45-0 loss to the New England Patriots behind them, cornerback Chris Harris Jr. has no intentions of letting that happen. “I’m definitely reminding them. They kicked our (butt) last...

Refreshed Cowboys visit Vikings in post-bye prime-time game

Oct. 28, 2021 13:59 PM EDT

DALLAS (5-1) at MINNESOTA (3-3) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EDT, NBC OPENING LINE: Cowboys by 1, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Dallas 6-0; Minnesota 3-3. SERIES RECORD: Cowboys lead 17-15. ...

Cowboys poised to beat Belichick-led Patriots for 1st time

Oct. 14, 2021 15:47 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott didn’t have to think long this week about what he remembered most about Dallas’ last visit to New England in 2019. “It was a like a hurricane,” Elliott recalled of the game played in wet, windy conditions and included...

Cowboys looking to end six-game losing streak vs. Patriots

Oct. 14, 2021 13:12 PM EDT

DALLAS (4-1) at NEW ENGLAND (2-3) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Cowboys by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Cowboys 5-0; Patriots 2-3. SERIES RECORD: Cowboys lead 7-6. ...

Old, new faces finding production at linebacker for Patriots

Oct. 13, 2021 18:54 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — When the Patriots have played well on defense in recent years, it usually has meant they’ve gotten good play at linebacker. That has been the case again this season with linebacker Matt Judon, one of their key offseason additions, thriving in...