Mike Zimmer is finally a head coach in the NFL. The Minnesota Vikings think now is the time for the veteran defensive coordinator.
A day after waiving defensive tackle Marvin Austin, the Dallas Cowboys filled the roster spot by signing rookie DT Everett Dawkins off the Vikings practice squad.
The narratives are so often repeated now that they go beyond “cliché.’’ They’ve created grooves so deep in the Dallas Cowboys’ long-playing record that the needle stabs through the wax.
The Dallas Cowboys beat the Minnesota Vikings when Tony Romo led his team on a last-minute touchdown drive. Here is a look at the Cowboys team grades for their big win.
A weird win is a win I guess when we’re dealing with this team.
Tony Romo threw for 337 yards and two touchdowns, including the go-ahead score to Dwayne Harris with 35 seconds left, and the Dallas Cowboys beat the Minnesota Vikings 27-23 Sunday.
Dallas defensive end DeMarcus Ware will miss his third straight game with a thigh injury, and Minnesota quarterback Josh Freeman is out for a second week with a concussion.
Sunday’s meeting in Dallas appears to favor the Cowboys, who have compensated with one of the league’s highest-scoring offenses.
Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne and guard Brian Waters will miss Sunday’s game against Minnesota with injuries.
DeMarco Murray will return to the lineup following an injury as the Dallas Cowboys take on the Minnesota Vikings in Week 9. Here is a look at the Cowboys vs. Vikings injury report.
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier made the announcement on Friday. Frazier has tabbed Ponder over Josh Freeman in a somewhat surprising decision.
The Minnesota VIkings have only won one game this season while starting three different quarterbacks. They also have a defense that ranks near the bottom of the NFL, making this a game that may help the Dallas Cowboys get back on track.