(Arlington, TX) — Dak Prescott threw a pair of touchdowns and rushed for a third as the Cowboys crushed the Jaguars 40-7 in Arlington. Prescott finished with 183 passing yards and another 82 on the ground. Zeke Elliott rushed for 106 yards and a score and Cole Beasley caught both touchdowns for Dallas. The Cowboys improved to 3-and-3, with all three wins at home. Jacksonville was limited to just 204 yards and turned the ball over twice. Blake Bortles connected with Dede Westbrook for a 34-yard TD for the Jags’ lone score. Jacksonville has dropped three-of-four since a 2-and-0 start. Listen for the Dallas Cowboys Hour with Brad Sham this evening at 6 on 710AM and 97.5FM KGNC.
Joseph’s Pick-Six Lifts Texans Past Bills
(Houston, TX) — Jonathan Joseph took an interception 28 yards for the winning touchdown with 1:23 left to play as the Texans edged by the Bills 20-13 in Houston. Ka’imi Fairbairn tied the game 11 seconds earlier on a field goal for the Texans. Deshaun Watson played with a bruised lung and threw a touchdown and two interceptions in the win. Kareem Jackson’s interception with 35 seconds left iced the game as Houston won its third straight.
Patriots Edge Chiefs On SNF
(Foxboro, MA) — Stephen Gostkowski’s 28-yard field goal as time expired lifted the Patriots past the Chiefs 43-40 in Foxboro. Gostkowski connected on all five of his attempts, including three in the fourth quarter. Tom Brady picked up his 200th career win as New England improved to 4-and-2. Patrick Mahomes threw for 352 yards and four TD’s as Kansas City fell to 5-and-1. Tyreek Hill caught seven balls for 142 yards and three scores in defeat.
New York Jets 42, Indianapolis Colts 34
Atlanta Falcons 34, Tampa Bay Buccaneers 29
Seattle Seahawks 27, Oakland Raiders 3
Los Angeles Chargers 38, Cleveland Browns 14
Washington Redskins 23, Carolina Panthers 17
Houston Texans 20, Buffalo Bills 13
Pittsburgh Steelers 28, Cincinnati Bengals 21
Minnesota Vikings 27, Arizona Cardinals 17
Miami Dolphins 31, Chicago Bears 28 (OT)
Los Angeles Rams 23, Denver Broncos 20
Baltimore Ravens 21, Tennessee Titans 0
Dallas Cowboys 40, Jacksonville Jaguars 7
New England Patriots 43, Kansas City Chiefs 40
Packers Host 49ers On MNF
(Green Bay, WI) — Monday Night Football is at Lambeau Field tonight as the Packers host the 49ers in Green Bay. The Pack enters the game at 2-2-and-1, while the Niners sit at 1-and-4. San Francisco has won four of its past five matchups against Green Bay, including playoff games. Pregame coverage begins tonight at 7 on 710AM and 97.5FM KGNC.
Red Sox Edge By Astros To Even ALCS
(Boston, MA) — The American League Championship Series is tied after a 7-5 Astros’ loss to the Red Sox last night at Fenway Park. Gerrit Cole gave up five runs over six innings to take the loss for Houston. Marwin Gonzalez hit a two-run homer and George Springer had two doubles and two RBI in defeat. The Astros will host Game Three tomorrow as the series shifts to Houston.
Almirola Wins At Talladega, Advances
(Lincoln, AL) — Aric Almirola won the 1000Bulbs.com 500 at Talladega Superspeedway in overtime to advance to the round of eight in the NASCAR Cup Series. Clint Bowyer finished second, while Ricky Stenhouse placed third. The playoffs continue next Sunday at Kansas Speedway in a second-round elimination race.
Mavs Will Open Season Without Nowitzki, Barnes
(Dallas, TX) — The Mavericks will tip off the NBA season Wednesday against the Suns in Phoenix, but without two key players. Dirk Nowitzki and Harrison Barnes are on the mend and won’t be in uniform. Nowitzki will be out several games as he continues to rehab from April ankle surgery, while Barnes has a right hamstring strain. Dallas lost its preseason finale 123-118 to the Hornets on Friday.
Rockets Host Pelicans Wednesday
(Houston, TX) — The Houston Rockets host the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday in the regular season opener. The Rockets look to get over the hump in the West after falling to the Warriors in the Western Conference Finals last season. The season officially opens tomorrow with a pair of games. The Rockets play a back-to-back in L.A. this weekend against the Lakers on Saturday and the Clippers on Sunday.
Stars On Road For First Time
(Ottawa, Ontario) — The Stars are on the road for the first time tonight facing the Senators in Ottawa. They will also meet the Devils in New Jersey tomorrow night before returning home on Friday. Dallas beat the Ducks 5-3 on Friday to wrap up a 3-and-1 homestand to begin the season.
New Jersey Devils 3, San Jose Sharks 2
Winnipeg Jets 3, Carolina Hurricanes 1
Anaheim Ducks 3, St. Louis Blues 2
College Football Roundup
(Undated) — In college football last Saturday, eight-ranked Texas survived a scare in Austin to hold off Baylor 23-17, number-18 Texas A&M won 26-23 at South Carolina and North Texas State humbled Southern Mississippi 30-7 in Denton. SMU had the weekend off. The West Texas A&M Buffs beat Angelo State 26-18.