A five-month old baby has died, after a weekend car crash.
Backup running back Lance Dunbar, who exploded onto the scene in the 31-24 Thanksgiving Day win over the Raiders, is now likely out for the season with a knee injury that will require surgery.
Lee and Durant are missing their second straight games, while Claiborne and Harris were injured last week against the New York Giants.
Lee and Durant were ruled out of Thursday’s game against Oakland, along with cornerback Morris Claiborne and receiver/kick returner Dwayne Harris.
The eighth-year pro leads a struggling defense into an important NFC East game at the New York Giants on Sunday. It’s perhaps as close to the spotlight as Sims has been since starting his first 50 games as a top 10 pick by Detroit.
The Pro Bowl-caliber middle linebacker who leads Dallas in tackles and interceptions is being told the hamstring pull he sustained in a week ago in that embarrassing loss at New Orleans could sideline him for four weeks or more.
Game after game, NFL quarterbacks get sacked, get hurt – and miss starts. Of the 15 games on this week’s schedule, nine – 60 percent – feature at least one team that has been forced to change its quarterback because of injury this season.
Major League Baseball Executive Vice President Joe Torre says momentum is gaining toward taking action that would help prevent collisions at home plate.
No. 23 Texas has lost leading rusher Johnathan Gray for the season to a torn Achilles tendon.
Reese hurt his wrist after coming down awkwardly on an incompletion late in the first half of Baylor’s 41-12 victory over Oklahoma on Thursday night.
Southern Methodist freshman JaBryce Taylor was hit in the head on a kickoff return and taken off the field on a stretcher Saturday, but a test found no serious injury.
With multiple reports this past week of Cowboys WR Dez Bryant having issues with a possible herniated disc, GM/Owner Jerry Jones made it clear he has no idea where a report like that came from.