The Green Bay Packers will honor former quarterback and Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee Brett Favre at halftime during Sunday's Packers vs. Cowboys game.
That news comes courtesy of Cowboys owner and GM Jerry Jones, who said that the Cowboys "won't rush Dez Bryant back" when asked about the wideout's availability for Sunday.
The problem with that thought is there were over four minutes remaining. It would also give them five straight wins, their longest streak since winning six straight in 2014. Veteran Aaron Rodgers is looking for more consistency in Green Bay.
RB Ezekiel Elliott is gaining 10-plus yards on 11 percent of his rushing attempts.
The goal this Sunday at Lambeau Field is to make Rodgers uncomfortable.
It's a surprise that the Cowboys' young signal-caller has been more accurate than the two-time NFL MVP more than a month into the season. "But that's a great defence that they've got over there". When he's not, we'll say, 'Hey, try to get your reps another way, ' whether it's walkthrough or in the film room or in the meeting room.
But facing a mobile quarterback such as Prescott presents the Packers with a new challenge this season.
Bryant did not participate in any 11-on-11 drills, but offensive coordinator Scott Linehan said Bryant was moving around well. "It's unbelievable how good the guy is at it".
"You got to force him into a bad game, somehow".
Sundays game with the Cowboys will truly be decided in the trenches. They'll probably need to double that output this Sunday.
Jason Garrett used his Thursday press conference to update the status of some of the injuries the team is facing. "It's only getting better". "Their work habits are off the charts".
"They're going to be tested".
Cornerback Morris Claiborne said he noticed their impact on the back end.
"It felt good", Bryant said.
The 171 yards on the ground is the fewest allowed by a team after four games since the San Francisco 49ers surrendered all of 157 yards in 1995.
Now Jones may be able to focus more on pass-rushing duties.
PACKERS WR Randall Cobb had 9-108 receiving in Week 5 with WRs Jordy Nelson and Davante Adams adding highlight-reel TD catches.
It set up perfectly for the Packers previous year on Thanksgiving. If I play, I'm going to be rocking and rolling. "We just want to continue to fly under the radar", the 36-year-old linebacker said this week. "We're not going to have inconsistent performances like that". Maybe I should start taking some more sacks. LB Nick Perry has three sacks in past two home games.
Chris Christie charged with creating traffic jams in 2013 to retaliate against a Democratic mayor for not endorsing Christie. Wildsteins account was the first testimony to suggest that Christie knew about the plot while it was unfolding.
The Penguins captain missed 11 months with a concussion. "So, when he doesn't feel right, I think he's doing the right thing". Fears of more head trauma have followed Crosby since he was rocked in the 2011 Winter Classic by Washington's David Steckel .
Kayla said it was her first time in a chopper, and clearly Ryan made it memorable - even if she knew what was coming. But the USA Today article reports that the couple actually met at Bootsy Bellows, a nightclub in LA, last January.
And the interesting thing is, that's not even breaking news anymore. "I'm making a peaceful protest supporting my candidate". With Florida having decided the 2000 election and playing key roles in three subsequent outcomes, the decision by Sen.
Assistant Secretary of State Daniel Russel said the USA values the relationship and wants to keep it on an "even keel". Relations between the two countries have been severely damaged by their territorial dispute in the South China Sea.
Nurses have been now striking since Labor Day after they rejected the 13-hospital system's proposed contract in late August. The terms of the deal show that the nurses' bargaining team have agreed to slowly let go of their union health plans.
It all gets started on Thursday nights nationally televised contest between the hard-luck San Diego Chargers and Denver. Ryan is first in the league in passing yards with 1,740 and second in the league in passing touchdowns with 12.
The long-awaited return of Tiger Woods has been delayed after the 14-time major victor pulled out of this week's Safeway Open . The expectation and nervous level has got to be nearly like when he played in his first LA Open when he was a kid.
Stoynoff writes that when she returned to NY , she told a coworker what had happened. "I just want to forget it ever happened". She hadn't planned to go public with her experience until the video came out and Trump proclaimed his innocence at the debate.
The inquest will focus on the factors surrounding Hughes' death, including the number of bouncers delivered at him. On one side stands a grieving family wanting answers. "Cricket is not generally seen as unsafe or violent".
Support For Marijuana Legalization Rises To New High
The other group isn't defined generationally: self-identified Republicans are against legalization , 55% against to 41% in favor. Fresh survey conducted by Pew Research indicates rising support for marijuana legalization across the United States.
Tax on Sugary Drinks Could Help Curb Global Obesity
In a report issued on World Obesity Day, it said a tax at that level could reduce consumption of sweet drinks by the same amount. The report adds that fiscal policies should target foods and beverages for which healthier alternatives are available.
LEADING OFF: Cubs, Indians go for sweeps; Dodgers vs a lefty
The Indians won Games 1 and 2 at home, beating Boston's two best pitchers and setting the stage for a sweep at Fenway on Sunday. Rick Porcello, a 22-game victor , didn't lose a game at home until September 14 - his only home defeat of the season.