They return to face the Buccaneers at an opportune time, with Jameis Winston plagued by a shoulder injury.
Just when it seems like the appropriate time to give up on Jay Cutler and go with Matt Moore at QB, something happens like the improbable comeback in Atlanta. The Dolphins are on the heels of the Patriots in the tighter-than-expected AFC East, and any game within the division is going to be meaningful for the foreseeable future.
There’s no question that the loss of Elliott, who rushed for over 100 yards in three of his last four games, comes at a bad time for the Cowboys, who are now 5-4 and staring up at the 8-1 Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC East. They caught a break, however, with the Redskins falling to the Vikings, 38-30, which pushed Washington back below .500.
Kyle Shanahan finally wins: The San Francisco 49ers entered Sunday flirting with mathematically elimination from the playoffs if they were to lose to the New York Giants and fall to 0-10, according to NBC Sports Washington’s Joe Ferreira. That would have been the earliest a team had been eliminated since the Denver Broncos in 1967. Alas, it wasn’t meant to be.
The running game didn’t really get revved up Monday night until Derrick Henry’s 72-yard TD romp in the closing moments, and QB Marcus Mariota wasn’t Cheap Euro Jerseys moving around all that well. But Mariota had a productive night throwing the ball, especially in the second half, and the Titans finally found a way to beat the Cheap Full Dye Softball Jerseys Colts after losing to them 11 straight times.
“You don’t have to, in football, like what your coach [says] or like what you’re doing,” Jones, 75, who if he is serious about firing Goodell would need 24 of 32 votes to do so, said last month. “You have to buy into it, though. But you don’t necessarily have to like it. As a matter of fact, about 95 percent of anything I’ve ever done in football was work and, if you will, painful.”