The Green Bay Packers do not have to play this Sunday. That is a good thing as quarterback Aaron Rodgers will be able to get some extra rest before the Packers begin their run toward the Super Bowl. They will host one of three teams in the Divisional Round. Their opponent will be determined by the outcome of the Detroit Lions at Dallas Cowboys game.
After a 4-12 season, major questions – from QB, to defensive coordinator, to general manager — loom over the Washington Redskins.
The Cowboys prepped for the playoffs Sunday with a 44-17 win over the Washington Redskins, with DeMarco Murray and Dez Bryant breaking a pair of prestigious franchise records along the way.
The Redskins will have linebacker Keenan Robinson and offensive tackle Trent Williams available for Sunday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys.
Tony Romo hasn’t made it through his past two games against Washington without a back injury, and the most realistic playoff scenarios don’t require the Cowboys to beat the Redskins on Sunday.
Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III made it through a full practice on Friday and is expected to start in the season finale Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys.
“It’s not about stats. The NFL’s about winning games,” a Cowboys fan from Maryland argues with D.C. sports radio hosts about why Tony Romo is “by far” the NFL MVP this season.
Gov. Chris Christie says even President Barack Obama razzed him for rooting for the Dallas Cowboys at their game against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday night.
The Dallas Cowboys beat the Chicago Bears last night 41-28. Chicago scored three touchdowns in the fourth quarter to make it look respectable, but a 21-0 third quarter for Dallas essentially sealed this one.
These two teams meet tonight at Soldier Field in what should be a high-scoring game. There are plenty of fantasy points on the board here.