Dak Prescott and Baker Mayfield to bear MRIs after sustaining accidents throughout Week 6 video games



Dak Prescott picked up a calf pressure when throwing the Cowboys’ game-winning landing towards the Patriots on Sunday; quarterback insisted after the sport: “I will be nice”; Mayfield pulled in fourth quarter of the Browns’ loss to the Cardinals after aggravating shoulder damage

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Dak Prescott has led the Dallas Cowboys to five straight wins

Dak Prescott has led the Dallas Cowboys to 5 straight wins

Dak Prescott and Baker Mayfield are each set to bear MRIs after struggling accidents on Sunday.

Prescott strained his proper calf when throwing the game-winning landing to CeeDee Lamb in the course of the Dallas Cowboys’ 35-29 additional time win towards the New England Patriots.

After the sport, the quarterback mentioned: “It was a bit of ache, however for positive I might’ve been in a position to maintain going.

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“Simply got here down humorous. Did not like what I felt. It is one thing that we’ll take a look at, however I may’ve stored taking part in if I needed to. I will be nice.”

Prescott has thrown for 1,813 yards, 16 touchdowns and 4 interceptions this season, and handed for 445 yards and three touchdowns towards New England as Dallas gained its fifth straight sport.

The 28-year-old solely performed in 5 video games final season after fracturing and dislocating his left ankle towards the New York Giants in October 2020.

He has an additional week to work on his health because the Cowboys have a bye in Week 7 earlier than dealing with the Minnesota Vikings on Halloween.

In contrast to Prescott, the injured Mayfield was unable to search out consolation in his facet’s outcome because the Cleveland Browns went down 37-14 at home to the Arizona Cardinals.

Baker Mayfield's Browns are 3-3 for the season and sit third in the AFC North

Baker Mayfield’s Browns are 3-3 for the season and sit third within the AFC North

The quarterback went into the sport with {a partially} torn labrum in his non-throwing, left shoulder, and he damage it additional when touchdown on it in a strip-sack within the third quarter.

After two temporary visits to the medical tent, Mayfield returned to the sector, however with the sport out of attain, he was pulled for the ultimate 5 minutes and back-up Case Keenum completed the sport.

The Browns even have issues over working again Kareem Hunt, who was carted off within the fourth quarter with a non-contact calf damage.

Coach Kevin Stefanski confirmed after the sport that Hunt’s damage was to not his Achilles.

The Browns had been already taking part in with out their different high again, Nick Chubb, who has a calf damage of his personal.

Hunt may even bear an MRI, as will Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah, who left in the course of the Browns’ defeat with an ankle damage.

It got here per week after he suffered a throat bruise throughout Cleveland’s loss to the Los Angeles Chargers.

Huge receiver Odell Beckham Jr additionally briefly left the sport towards the Cardinals with an obvious proper shoulder damage.

He visited the medical tent after which headed to the locker room within the second quarter however returned to the sector within the third quarter.

Beckham was screaming in ache on the sideline after being pushed into the turf by two Cardinals defenders following a 17-yard reception. He completed the primary half with two catches for 42 yards.




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