Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Tony Romo expected to play vs. Eagles
With 13 minutes remaining in the second quarter of Week 17, Tony Romo gets his first snaps of the 2016 season. The team and owner Jerry Jones were not going to rush him back into action just to risk re-injury. He broke the National Football League rookie record of 354 set by former Rams and Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford for St. Louis in 2010.
After watching Derek Carr and Marcus Mariota suffer season-ending injuries broken legs last week, every coach has to be wary of playing his starters in a game with no playoff implications.
On the field, an Eagles team playing its final game of the season (and its starters) took care of business against a Dallas team resting many of its key players in preparation for the playoffs in two weeks. The Eagles responded with the go-ahead touchdown on Wentz's 20-yard TD pass to Ertz.
Prescott was 4 for 8 for 37 yards before giving way to Romo, who hadn't played in a regular-season game since Thanksgiving 2015 when he broke his left collarbone for the second time in less than three months.
"If you look at the majority of our losses you're talking about one play that would probably change those to wins", veteran safety Malcolm Jenkins said.
Ezekiel Elliott has had one of the finest rookie seasons a running back has ever had and has been a benefit to the entire Dallas Cowboys organization. As much as I love what Dak Prescott is doing, and as excited as I am for the future with Dak as the leader of America's Team, there will always be a small part of me that wishes it could have been Tony Romo leading this magical season.
The Eagles cashed in on the second turnover, with a 6-yard touchdown pass to Ertz that tied the game at 10 with seven seconds to play in the half. The Cowboy will play former starting quarterback Tony Romo in this meaningless game. Romo is listed as active for the game.
The Eagles drove 89 yards in 10 plays to score a touchdown and take the lead. "With him being a rookie, we really need all these reps he can get, including any reps we get this week and next week, because we want him to be as educated and as well-prepared and have as much as experience as he can when we get in the playoffs". Romo plays three series, throws a touchdown pass, looks efficient, and exits healthy.
Romo showed enough to keep his trade value high if the Cowboys move on from him in the off-season for salary cap reasons.
About a week ago, one of Deckard's schoolteachers, Courtney Cooper , started a campaign on Facebook to have Deckard meet his hero. Newton gave Deckard a bag of sports goodies and the two played with Nerf guns, WSOC reported.
Incidentally, the day after Christmas is a holiday known as Boxing Day in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Cops say the mayhem began when a crowd surrounded officers trying to arrest somebody suspected of fightingin a mall food court.
Now, the Washington State Cougars will show the Minnesota Golden Gophers how to play some college football on December 27. He emerged after the nonconference schedule and started all nine Big Ten games. "We won eight games, that's not bad".
High temperatures will be in the 30s to near 40 degrees, and wind chill temperatures will be in the teens and 20s. The storm will strengthen across the northeastern United States and pull colder air in behind it.
The move follows the success of BP's Simply Food forecourt chain in the United Kingdom , which it runs with Marks & Spencer. While the deal is expected to close not earlier than 2 January, 2018, it is subject to customary terms and conditions.
Steve Smith, a likely future Hall of Fame wide receiver, will play his last National Football League game this Sunday. Steve Smith is a step closer to reserving a possible place in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Twenty-eight-year-old John Thomas Shehee turned himself into authorities on Monday at approximately 8:05 p.m. local time. They then busted a hole through the concrete behind it, which had been damaged during plumbing repairs.
The company slashed output by 30 percent in the January-March quarter in 2016 due to accumulated inventory, Nikkei reported . Therefore, it isn't a major shocker to hear news about the decrease in iPhone production starting next month.
Gusty winds that blew through the area earlier in the week should subside with speeds around five to 10 miles per hour . The cool down starts Saturday, with a high of 39 degrees at the recording station at Denver International Airport.
Uber driver Keith Avila never knew what he was getting himself into when he picked up three women on Monday night (December 26). Their alleged customer, Disney Vang , 20, was arrested on charges of unlawful sexual activity and lewd behavior charges.
Texans, Titans insist they have lots to play for in finale
A win on Sunday would mean a 10-6 season, and for whatever reason, I get the sense that players and coaches value a 10-win season. Sunday's game was the first this season in which Henry had more carries and more rushing yards than teammate DeMarco Murray .
Judge denies motion to delay Roof competency hearing
The order said Judge Gergel intends to rule on the defendant's competency from the bench, with a written opinion to follow. Roof's standby counsel filed a motion requesting the competency hearing scheduled for Monday be pushed back one week.
Murray loses to Goffin in season-opener
The reigning champion edged a closely-fought first set, finally breaking Goffin when it mattered and clinching the set 6-4. The second was more competitive but once again the Briton got the better of his rival as he recorded a 6-3 7-6 (8-6) win.
Facebook and Google Dominate "Top Smartphone Apps of 2016" List
Even though Messenger annoyed some users who felt like Facebook was trying to force them into it, the app has done well this year. In the third quarter of the year, a majority of subscribers used Android (53%) and iOS (45%) devices to access their apps.
Iraq resumes Mosul operation after a two-week lull
Walid Khalifa, deputy commander of the 9th Iraqi Army Division, said. "It was tough for us and for our children", Um Ahmad said. In May 2015, the fall of Ramadi to ISIL delayed the planned offensive to retake Mosul to 2016. "Our troops now are advancing".
Coolpad Cool1 with dual-camera setup launched in India
It is only because of the quality of our products that today Coolpad has a 25% market share on Amazon in the sub Rs8000 category. The device was officially launched in India on Wednesday for Rs 13,999, keeping in mind the budget-conscious buyers in India.
Samsung boosts audio quality with CES trio
Samsung said its new AV products all emphasize sleek, simplistic designs and enhanced integration across multiple devices. The new soundbar has the subwoofer fitted into the main unit, rather than have a separate wireless unit.
'I'm not done': John Cena intent on chasing 16th WWE crown
Cena has been off WWE television since Styles denied his attempt to equal the title record at Smackdown's No Mercy in October. This would soften the blow of an Undertaker loss, especially if it is going to be his last WrestleMania match of his career.
Where to recycle your live Christmas tree
The brush sites also offer free mulch to resident. "We'd like to ask people drop them off at the two designated sites instead". Los Angeles county residents are being urged to recycle their trees so they can be turned into mulch and compost.
Breakthrough in fight against deadly Ebola as vaccine found
Researchers followed up with immunised volunteers at their homes on days three, 14, 21, 42, 63 and 84 after receiving the vaccine. But the virus reached cities in 2014, spreading like wildfire and catching the global health community off guard.
Buffalo Bills fire Rex Ryan as head coach
Like the Jeff Fisher firing earlier in the season, the only surprising thing about the coaching change is that it took this long. The Dolphins swept the Bills this season, winning in Week 7 in Miami then backing it up with this past Saturday's overtime win.