(Charlotte, NC) — The Panthers’ defense led the way as Carolina edged the Cowboys 16-8 in Charlotte. Dak Prescott finished with just 170 passing yards and Ezekiel Elliott was limited to 69 yards rushing and a touchdown for Dallas. The Cowboys had just 232 yards of total offense in the season opening loss. Listen for the Dallas Cowboys hour with Brad Sham this evening at 6 on 710am and 97.5FM KGNC.
Cowboys Prep For Giants
(Frisco, TX) — The Cowboys will get back to work this week to prep for a Sunday Night showdown against the Giants in Arlington. It is will be the home opener for the Cowboys as they look to avoid an 0-and-2 start. The Giants will also be looking for their first win after opening the season with a loss to the Jaguars yesterday.
Patriots Hold Off Texans
(Foxborough, MA) — Tom Brady threw three first-half touchdowns as the Patriots held off the Texans 27-20 in Foxboro. Deshaun Watson threw for a score and Alfred Blue rushed for another in the second half for Houston, which couldn’t close the gap. Tyrann Mathieu recorded an interception and recovered a fumble in his Houston debut. The Texans are 1-and-9 all-time versus the Patriots.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 48, New Orleans Saints 40
Baltimore Ravens 47, Buffalo Bills 3
Jacksonville Jaguars 20, New York Giants 15
Cincinnati Bengals 34, Indianapolis Colts 23
Miami Dolphins 27, Tennessee Titans 20
Pittsburgh Steelers 21, Cleveland Browns 21 (OT)
New England Patriots 27, Houston Texans 20
Minnesota Vikings 24, San Francisco 49ers 16
Kansas City Chiefs 38, Los Angeles Chargers 28
Denver Broncos 27, Seattle Seahawks 24
Carolina Panthers 16, Dallas Cowboys 8
Washington Redskins 24, Arizona Cardinals 6
Green Bay Packers 24, Chicago Bears 23
Doubleheader Set For Monday Night
(Undated) — There will be a doubleheader on Monday Night Football this evening. The New York Jets hit the road to face the Detroit Lions. The Oakland Raiders play host to the L.A. Rams in the nightcap.
A’s Roll Past Rangers
(Oakland, CA) — The Athletics scored five runs in the fourth inning and stormed past the Rangers 7-3 in Oakland. Rougned Odor and Adrian Beltre had RBI singles as Texas built an early 3-0 lead. Ariel Jurado was charged with all five runs in the fourth to take the loss, the Rangers fourth in a row.
Rangers Visit Angels
(Anaheim, CA) — The Rangers are on the road again tonight to open a series with the Angels in Anaheim. Mike Minor will take the ball for Texas in the series opener. The Halos will counter with Jaime Barria. The Rangers will wrap up the road trip with three in San Diego later this week before returning home for the final homestand of the season. Our pregame begins tonight at 8:30 on 710AM and 97.5FM KGNC.
Red Sox Edge Astros
(Boston, MA) — Mitch Moreland singled in the walk-off run as the Red Sox edged the Astros 6-5 at Fenway Park. Hector Rondon ave up the losing hit and took the loss for Houston. Marwin Gonzalez and Jose Altuve homered in defeat, and Tyler White added a two-run double. The Astros took two-of-three in the series, but their seven-game win streak is over.
MLB National League
New York Mets 6, Philadelphia Phillies 4
San Diego Padres 7, Cincinnati Reds 6
Miami Marlins at Pittsburgh Pirates (PPD)
Chicago Cubs at Washington Nationals (PPD)
Milwaukee Brewers 6, San Francisco Giants 3
Los Angeles Dodgers 9, Colorado Rockies 6
Atlanta Braves 9, Arizona Diamondbacks 5
MLB American League
Toronto Blue Jays 6, Cleveland Indians 2
Tampa Bay Rays 8, Baltimore Orioles 3
Minnesota Twins 3, Kansas City Royals 1
Los Angeles Angels 1, Chicago White Sox 0
Oakland Athletics 7, Texas Rangers 3
Seattle Mariners 3, New York Yankees 2
Boston Red Sox 6, Houston Astros 5
St. Louis Cardinals 5, Detroit Tigers 2
Novak Djokovic Wins US Open
(Flushing Meadows, NY) — Novak Djokovic is this year’s men’s U.S. Open champion. He beat Juan Martin del Potro in the final to earn his 14th career Grand Slam win. He’s now tied with Pete Sampras for third on the all-time Grand Slam titles list. It was Djokovic’s third time winning at Flushing Meadows.
BMW Championship Postponed Until Monday
(Newtown Square, PA) — The final round of the BMW Championship in Pennsylvania has been postponed due to rain. Round four will now be played on Monday, with Justin Rose holding a slim one shot lead on Rory McIlroy and Xander Schauffele. Rose sits at 17-under-par through 54 holes. Tiger Woods is in a group tied for 11th place at 12-under.
NASCAR Brickyard 400 Postponed
(Speedway, IN) — Drivers return to the racetrack today to compete in the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The NASCAR Cup Series regular season finale was postponed yesterday due to rain. There are still two spots remaining in the 16-driver playoff field, which is set to begin on Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
College Football Roundup
(Undated) — It was a busy weekend across the college football landscape. Number-14 TCU opened the weekend with a 42-12 win over SMU on Friday in Dallas. On Saturday, Texas A&M came up just short with a 28-26 loss to second-ranked Clemson at Kyle Field. Elsewhere, Texas edged Tulsa 28-21 in Austin, Texas Tech clobbered Lamar 77-0 in Lubbock, Baylor won at UTSA 37-20, and North Texas cruised past Incarnate Word 58-16 in Denton. The West Texas A&M Buffs rolled over Oklahoma Panhandle State University 42-7.