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Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott won't blame knee injury for recent struggles
Following Thursday night's win over the Saints, the Cowboys now get an elongated week of rest. The 10 days before a pivotal NFC East battle with Washington could benefit running back Ezekiel Elliott.
RB Index, Week 13: NFL's six most important running backs down the stretch
With the NFL playoff picture still in flux, Maurice Jones-Drew spotlights six rushers who are vitally important for the stretch run. Plus, an updated ranking of the top 15 running backs of this season.
Zack Martin: O-line bears responsibility for Cowboys' run-game struggles
Discussions surrounding the Cowboys' ineffectual running game have primarily centered on Ezekiel Elliott and his banged-up knee. But Pro Bowl right guard Zack Martin said the offensive line takes some of the blame for the stagnant ground game.
Cowboys DE Demarcus Lawrence expected to play vs. Saints; WR Amari Cooper TBD
The Cowboys hope to add a key playmaker on each side of the ball -- WR Amari Cooper and DE Demarcus Lawrence -- when they play against the Saints on Thursday night.
49ers WR Deebo Samuel injury update; plus, more NFL news from Week 12's Sunday games
49ers WR Deebo Samuel suffered a groin injury against the Vikings. Plus, other news from around the NFL on Sunday.
Ezekiel Elliott 'can play through' knee injury, wants Cowboys to 'lock back in' on run game vs. Raiders
Dealing with a knee injury heading into Week 12, Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott said recently that he would like to see his squad get things going again in the area he thrives in most.
RB Index, Week 11: Vintage Panthers boast NFL's scariest rushing attack
Maurice Jones-Drew breaks down a vintage Panthers offense that's turned into the NFL's scariest rushing attack overnight. Plus, a new rookie enters his top 15 RB rankings ahead of Week 11.
Cardinals and Titans are very real Super Bowl contenders; scouting two intriguing QB prospects
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks explains why the Cardinals and Titans are indeed juggernauts with legit Super Bowl aspirations. Plus, one offensive trend, one defensive tactic and two intriguing quarterback prospects.
Week 10 fantasy football matchups for NFL 2021 season
Michael F. Florio breaks down the top fantasy football matchups for Week 10 of the 2021 NFL season.
NFL Week 10 bold predictions: 49ers shock Rams; Russell Wilson knocks off Packers in Lambeau
Will the struggling 49ers get their season back on track by knocking off the loaded Rams? Can Russell Wilson jump-start a Seahawks playoff push with a win in Green Bay? NFL Network analysts make bold predictions for Week 10 of the 2021 NFL season.
RB Index, Week 10: Four NFL running backs poised for second-half breakout
Maurice Jones-Drew identifies four running backs who are poised for a second-half breakout. Plus, with Derrick Henry on IR, there's a new No. 1 in his ranking of the top 15 players at the position.
2021 NFL season: Notable injuries, news from Sunday's Week 9 games
Panthers center Matt Paradis was carted into the locker room in the first quarter with a knee injury and will not return against New England. Plus, other news from around the NFL on Sunday.
RB Index, Week 9: Bears must lean equally on Khalil Herbert and David Montgomery
Filling in for the injured David Montgomery, rookie Khalil Herbert has been exceptional for the Bears. Maurice Jones-Drew weighs in on how Chicago should handle the situation when the latter returns from IR. Plus, MJD updates his RB rankings.
NFL Week 8 bold predictions: Jameis Winston bests Tom Brady; Justin Jefferson cooks Cowboys
Can Jameis Winston exact revenge on the Tom Brady-led Bucs? Who'll win the Justin Jefferson-Trevon Diggs matchup? NFL Network analysts make bold predictions for Week 8 of the 2021 NFL season.
RB Index, Week 8: To help Lamar Jackson, Ravens MUST get more from the run game
Baltimore's running backs haven't been much help to Lamar Jackson and the rushing attack in the last four weeks. Maurice Jones-Drew offers up a solution for Greg Roman and updates his top 15 RB rankings.
RB Index, Week 7: Which NFL teams should trade for a running back before the Nov. 2 deadline?
After a spate of injuries in backfields across the league, Maurice Jones-Drew spotlights teams that should -- and shouldn't -- trade for a rusher before the Nov. 2 deadline. Plus, an updated ranking of the top 15 running backs in the NFL right now.
RB Index, Week 6: Browns, Cowboys lead NFL's top five rushing duos
Maurice Jones-Drew reveals his top five rushing duos in the NFL right now. Will the Browns or Cowboys tandem earn his top honor? Plus, four new players enter his RB rankings.
Injury roundup: Bengals RB Joe Mixon active vs. Packers
Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon, who didn't practice this week but did work out on Saturday, will play Sunday. He was not listed among the Bengals' inactives.
RB Index, Week 5: Three running backs who are pressing too much
Maurice Jones-Drew identifies three running backs who are pressing too much -- something he dealt with during his own career -- a quarter of the way through the 2021 NFL season. Plus, three new players enter his top 15 RB rankings.
NFL's biggest wins in Week 4: Cardinals, Cowboys, Tom Brady shined in Sunday spotlight
The fourth Sunday of the 2021 NFL season proved instructive on a number of fronts, but who logged the most significant wins? Adam Schein provides his ranking, spotlighting Trevon Diggs' Cowboys, Kyler Murray's Cardinals, Zach Wilson's Jets and more.
Michael F. Florio's 2021 NFL season Week 4 fantasy football matchups
NFL.com's Michael F. Florio's breaks down the best and toughest fantasy football matchups in Week 4 of the 2021 NFL season.
RB Index, Week 4: Three potential trade partners for Colts' Marlon Mack
With the Colts and Marlon Mack mutually agreeing to seek a trade, Maurice Jones-Drew reveals three potential trade partners for the fifth-year back. Plus, Saquon Barkley enters the top 15 rankings for the first time this season.
NFL Week 3 bold predictions: Chargers drop Chiefs to 1-2; Ezekiel Elliott runs circles around Eagles
Can the Chargers knock off the Chiefs in their juicy AFC West clash? Will Ezekiel Elliott and the Cowboys run over the Eagles in prime time? NFL Network analysts make bold predictions for Week 3 of the 2021 NFL season.
Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott not fretting critics of contract, embraces role with Tony Pollard
Ezekiel Elliott -- the second-highest paid running back in the NFL -- isn't fretting those criticizing his contract and is embracing the Cowboys' one-two punch combo with RB Tony Pollard.
Zeke caps 86-yard drive with TD run
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott caps 86-yard drive with a touchdown run.
Every Ezekiel Elliott big play from 2-TD game | Week 10
Watch every Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott big play from 2-TD game in the Week 10 matchup against the Atlanta Falcons.
Ezekiel Elliott continues dominate day with two-point conversion run
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott continues to dominate day with a two-point conversion run.
Ezekiel Elliott punches it in for his second TD
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott punches it in for his second touchdown.
Zeke goes up the middle for strong TD run
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott goes up the middle for a strong touchdown run.
Difficulty of facing big running backs | 'Move the Sticks'
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss the difficulty of facing big running backs.
Ezekiel Elliot weaves in and out for two-point conversion
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot weaves in and out for a two-point conversion.
Checkdown to first down! Zeke muscles through defenders on 15-yard catch and run
Checkdown to first down! Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott muscles through defenders on a 15-yard catch and run.
Zeke's blitz pickup buys time for Rush's 20-yard throw to Lamb
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's blitz pickup buys time for Cowboys backup quarterback Cooper Rush's 20-yard throw to Cowboys wide receiver CeeDee Lamb.
Ezekiel Elliott jukes and spins his way to 21-yard gain
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott jukes and spins his way to 21-yard gain.
Pick 6: Cynthia Frelund makes Week 6 player projections
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund makes Week 6 player projections.
Rapoport offers injury updates on Ezekiel Elliott, Trevon Diggs for Week 6
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport offers injury updates on Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott, cornerback Trevon Diggs for Week 6.
Ezekiel Elliott's best plays from 2-TD game | Week 5
Watch Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's best plays from 2-TD game in the Week 5 matchup against the New York Giants.
Ezekiel Elliott caps 13-yard TD run with pylon reach
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott caps 13-yard touchdown run with pylon reach.
Clever play design leads to Ezekiel Elliott high-stepping in for TD
Clever play design leads to Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot showboating for a touchdown.
'GMFB' awards Week 4 game balls
The "Good Morning Football" crew awards game balls for the top performers in Week 4.
Ezekiel Elliott's best runs from 143-yard day | Week 4
Watch Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's best runs from his 143-yard day against the Carolina Panthers in Week 4 of the 2021 NFL Season.
Jerry Jones is pumped after Cowboys' nifty play design seals win
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is pumped after the Cowboys' nifty play design seals the win.
Ezekiel Elliott looks fresh on speedy 47-yard dash down the sideline
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott looks fresh on this speedy 47-yard dash down the sideline.
Zeke hammers through goal-line pileup for physical TD run
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott hammers through the goal-line pileup for a physical touchdown run.
Ezekiel Elliott bursts through hole for explosive 19-yard pickup
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott bursts through the hole for an explosive 19-yard pickup.
Michael Robinson: Tony Pollard's emergence has elevated Ezekiel Elliott's game
NFL Network's Michael Robinson shares his thoughts on the Cowboys' backfield after Dallas' win over the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 3.
Ezekiel Elliott's best plays from 2-TD night | Week 3
Watch Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot's best plays from his 2-touchdown night against the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 3 of the 2021 season.
LeBron breaks down play call on Zeke's TD run with Manning bros
Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James breaks down the play call on Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's TD run with Manning bros on "Monday Night Football" in Week 3.