The Cowboys have a bye this week, and the week after that they have a home game against the Eagles. Dak Prescott will be starting that Week 8 game. Why is that significant? Because that's originally when Tony Romo was targeted to come back, but now, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Romo "may not be ready" the week after that, Week 9.
Earlier this month, it was reported that Romo's back was healed, all he had to do was to get himself into playing shape. He was throwing the football as far back as Sept. 23, and on Sept. 12, Jerry Jones boasted that Romo would be back sooner than they expected.
We have nothing to go on but what's being selectively released, but it sure is starting to sound like the Cowboys are quietly leaving themselves plenty of room to leave Prescott as their starting QB.
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Eli Manning wasn’t saying I’m sick of Odell’s antics. "I’m not tired of it. Thought y’all might get tired of it. That was my comment. It’s up to you, and maybe thought it was me. But I’m talking about you. I’m fine with it." OK then!
Is Cole Beasley the most valuable receiver in the NFL? Clean Cole Beasley is definitely gritty, maybe the grittiest with Danny Woodhead injured.
Eric Decker’s hip surgery is bad news for the Jets’ 2017 season. Decker still needs shoulder surgery, and the unexpected hip surgery extends his recovery time significantly.
Bill Belichick hates the NFL’s tablets so much he ranted about them for over five minutes. Just say you don’t like them and leave it at that, Bill.
Here’s how the NFL can fix its pass interference problem. Pass interference is really hard to officiate. It also comes with football’s largest penalty. That’s leading to issues.
Jeff Fisher promised a "culture change" regarding penalties. They’ve gotten worse. Fisher doesn’t care about words. Or penalties.
Art Rooney II expects Ben Roethlisberger to be out less than a month. "Keeping my fingers crossed," the Steelers president says of a speedy Big Ben recovery.
Eddie Lacy unlikely to play for a while. The Packers appear unlikely to have either of their top two backs for Thursday's game against the Bears.
The Titans are not for sale to anyone, including Jon Bon Jovi, says the owner. The Titans are still working to establish ownership structure compliant with the NFL.
Let's celebrate the anniversary of the worst play ever. One year ago today, we witnessed perhaps the worst play in the history of the NFL. On the night of Oct. 18, 2015, the Colts opened up a bag of tricks best left closed forever.