So far so good for kicker Dan Bailey. Without any legit competition in camp, he’s only missed one field goal (out of about 20) through 8 days of camp.
The Cowboys landed three players on the Pro Football Weekly All-Rookie Team, including OT Tyron Smith, the No. 9 overall pick in the draft.
Eli Manning ended New York’s four-game losing streak in style, leading the Giants to two touchdowns in the final 3:14 to beat the Dallas Cowboys 37-34 Sunday night in a showdown for first place in the NFC East.
The Dallas Cowboys made mistakes throughout their 19-13 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. No one in that department was in a brighter spotlight than coach Jason Garrett.
LaRod Stephens-Howling caught a short pass from Kevin Kolb and zipped 52 yards for a touchdown in overtime to give the Arizona Cardinals a 19-13 victory over Dallas on Sunday, snapping the Cowboys’ four-game winning streak.
But look at how things have worked out for them — and for the Dallas Cowboys, who probably wouldn’t be riding a four-game winning streak and leading the NFC East without those three guys.
The Dallas Cowboys did everything expected from them in November. They played four games and won them all.
Tony Romo threw two touchdowns and Dan Bailey made a 28-yard field goal as time expired, giving the Cowboys a 20-19 Thanksgiving win over Miami.
Tony Romo’s quarterback skills are spot-on these days. His knowledge of overtime rules? Well, that might need some work.
On Sunday against the Bills, Bailey connected on field goals of 45, 36 and 31 yards and has now made 22 in a row, which is third on the Cowboys’ all-time list.
Bailey won the special teams award after making all six field-goal attempts, including the game-winning 40-yarder with 1:47 remaining in the Cowboys’ 18-16 victory over Washington.
Rookie Dan Bailey kicked six field goals, including the game-winner with 1:47 remaining, boosting Dallas to an 18-16 win over the Washington Redskins.