This may per chance well (formally) be Tom Brady’s final season in the NFL. Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers opened up their season in Arlington against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday Night Football.
It became as soon as a slack open for every groups; the Cowboys bought off to an early 3-0 lead. The Bucs countered with two arena needs of their occupy, as they led after the fundamental quarter 6-3. The realm goal fight became one-sided in the 2nd quarter, as the Buccaneers’ defense shut down quarterback Dak Prescott and the Cowboys. It became as soon as 12-3 at halftime. Brady learned large receiver Mike Evans for the landing in the third quarter, expanding the Bucs’ lead. Neither crew scored in the fourth quarter, and the Bucs won the game 19-3.
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It became as soon as an embarrassing effort by the Cowboys, at house, against the Buccaneers. Dak Prescott bought injured slack in the game, and he became as soon as forced to go to the locker room. He became as soon as later identified with a atomize in his thumb, which is ready to require surgical operation.
Following the loss, Prescott spoke about the injury. He acknowledged:
“Yeah, it’s very disappointing, but injuries happen. Can’t basically control it. Stunning uncomfortable. I’m obviously going to miss a whereas, now not be there for my crew. That’s what hurts more than anything else, especially after the open that we merely set up available. I an necessary in an effort to acknowledge and now not basically having that probability for several weeks. Yeah, it’s uncomfortable, but I’ll build what I’ve continually carried out anytime adversity comes. Preserve it on head first and I’ll give my simplest, and I’m clear I’ll near out of this higher.”
“Belief I jammed it. I imply, I’ve hit on alternatively many bodies, plenty in my occupation, and never in fact had anything else [except] per chance a jammed finger, and I in fact idea that’s what it became as soon as. The following play I realized I couldn’t grip the ball, let the sideline know. Then, when I bought off, I told the trainers the same ingredient. I acknowledged, ‘I will’t grip it. I personal contend with in the occasion you yank it, I’ll be OK,’ and I got right here in and bought X-rays and things like been diverse.”
When requested whether Prescott’s injury is season-ending, Cowboys proprietor Jerry Jones acknowledged:
“You wish to sight on the truth that, no, he is now not out for the twelve months in any potential. He’ll be out several video games, but now not out for the twelve months. Let’s merely win in right here and use some video games and be there so we are in a position to compete for that playoff when the time comes.”
Cooper Trail may per chance be the meantime beginning quarterback for the Cowboys unless they signal any individual contend with free agent quarterback Cam Newton.