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Factoid: Andy Dalton

I was surprised when the Bears signed Andy Dalton to a one-year contract. He looks like a decent placeholder quarterback, but not enough of an upgrade for a team that’s been dying at the position for years.   more »

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Around the NFL: Andy Dalton

The Bears have signed Andy Dalton, and it's a move that even they don't seem particularly proud of. At the same time news of that signing came out, we got the story that they'd tried really hard to acquire Russell Wilson from Seattle. Instead, it's Dalton.   more »

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Bears sign veteran QB Dalton to one-year deal

With rumors swirling about the possible addition of DESHAUN WATSON or RUSSELL WILSON in Chicago, reality settled in this week with the Bears signing veteran quarterback ANDY DALTON to a one-yearMore contract. Dalton is now expected to be the starting quarterback in Chicago, with NICK FOLES as the backup. Dalton, 33, has not started a full 16 games in a season since 2017 – meaning that fantasy owners could see Foles at some point if the trend continues. The addition of Dalton also seems to signal the end of the ill-fated MITCH TRUBISKY era in Chicago. Less

Source: Chicago Sun Times


Cowboys offense breaks out vs. Eagles

Dallas quarterback ANDY DALTON had his best game as a Cowboy on Sunday, throwing for 377 yards and 3 touchdowns against the Philadelphia Eagles. Three different receivers – MICHAEL GALLUP, AMARIMore COOPER, and CEEDEE LAMB – each had a catch of at least 50 yards. Gallup caught 2 touchdowns, while Lamb had a touchdown reception and a touchdown run. Meanwhile, running back EZEKIEL ELLIOTT suited-up and topped 100 rushing yards against the Eagles. Less

Source: Team Website

Scheduletron: Updated strength of schedule

The Ravens-Steelers game has been moved to Sunday, leaving a pretty lean slate for Thursday. The Lions are an uninspiring 4-6 (they seem worse) while the other three teams all have 3-7 records. At least one of the games will feature a division leader at the end of the day.  more »


Dalton leads Cowboys with 3 touchdowns vs. Vikings

Dallas quarterback ANDY DALTON missed the past two games with a concussion and a positive Covid-19 test, but the veteran signal-caller led the team with 3 touchdowns in his return againstMore the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. With just their third victory of the season, the Cowboys are somehow still in the playoff hunt in a very weak NFC West. Less

Source: Dallas Morning News


Cowboys QB Dalton returns to practice

Dallas Cowboys quarterback ANDY DALTON returned to practice on Monday after clearing the NFL’s concussion protocol and coming off the Covid-19 reserve list. Dalton participated in full during Monday’s practice andMore appears to be on track to play in Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings. While head coach Mike McCarthy was not ready to name Dalton the starter against the Vikings, he did say that his signal-caller looked good. Less

Source: Team Website


Cowboys place QB Dalton on COVID-19 reserve list

Dallas Cowboys quarterback ANDY DALTON will miss Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers after the team officially placed him on the COVID-19 reserve list on Tuesday. Dalton was about to exitMore the NFL’s concussion protocol and was in line to start against the Steelers. The Cowboys are reportedly considering starting COOPER RUSH or GARRETT GILBERT instead of BEN DINUCCI, who started but struggled last week. Less

Source: Team Website


Dalton expected to clear concussion protocol, start vs. Steelers

The Dallas Cowboys are expecting quarterback ANDY DALTON to clear the concussion protocol this week and return to the starting lineup for Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Rookie seventh-round pickMore BEN DINUCCI was ineffective while replacing Dalton in Sunday’s loss against Philadelphia, so the Cowboys will welcome Dalton back to the starting lineup. Fantasy owners, meanwhile, likely have better options. Less

Source: Fort Worth Star-Telegram


Dallas QB Dalton suffers concussion against WFT

Dallas quarterback ANDY DALTON suffered a concussion on a dangerous helmet-to-helmet hit in the third quarter of Sunday’s loss to the Washington Football Team. Dalton did not return to the gameMore after the hit, but he is reportedly feeling better. He will begin the week in the NFL’s concussion protocol. Dalton was replaced by rookie backup BEN DINUCCI, a seventh-round pick out of James Madison. Less

Source: Team Website

Mailbag: October 15, 2020

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Andy Dalton's potential in Dallas. Michael Thomas' off-field antics. Ranking the young quarterbacks. Sputtering Tyler Lockett. And more. more »


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Prescott fractures ankle, expected to miss 2020 season

Dallas Cowboys quarterback DAK PRESCOTT suffered a compound fracture to his right ankle and was carted off the field in Sunday’s game against the New York Giants. Prescott was scheduled forMore surgery last night and he is expected to miss the remainder of the 2020 season. With Prescott out of action, Dallas will turn to veteran quarterback ANDY DALTON to lead the offense. Less

Source: Dallas Morning News


Cowboys rest easier with Dalton in reserve

Dallas Cowboys EVP Stephen Jones said recently that he and the team can rest easier with veteran quarterback ANDY DALTON now on the roster. While DAK PRESCOTT is the unquestioned starter, the Cowboys feel like they are are in better shape should anything happen to him during the 2020 season.

Source: NBC Sports

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