New Orleans Saints running back C.J. Spiller (28) scores the… He’s still a long ways from re-draft value, but a player of his talent is deserving of an end-of-bench spot if you’re hurting for running back help.
The Cowboys jumped to an early 3-0 lead on a 30-yard Dan Bailey field goal in the first quarter highlighted by a 45-yard rush by Lance Dunbar.
Bryant’s recovery from foot surgery appears to be ahead of schedule and he could be back after the Cowboys’ Week 6 bye.
Dunbar suffered the injury on the opening kickoff of the second half in Sunday’s (Sept. 4) loss to the New Orleans Saints. He also has not been hit in a game since the 2013 season and should be as healthy as any free-agent running back the Cowboys look at. “That’s what we believe in around here”.
He’s recorded a career-high 21 catches this season for 215.
Fantasy impact: Bryant still has a hazy timetable, but we’re starting to get more clarity on his condition. “I think they can find plenty of threats to use during the meeting hours and during the meetings during the week to get them to know how risky they still are”.
The Cowboys, losers of two straight since Romo broke his left clavicle in a victory over the Eagles in Week 2, are relying on the oft-injured McFadden to share a greater load with Randle. The winning score enlivened a Superdome crowd stunned by Saints kicker Zach Hocker’s 30-yard miss in the final seconds of regulation.
“(Weeden) does a few real good things, though it’s not quite apples and oranges when the guy on the other side of the deal is Brees and you’re dealing with a guy who is as limited as Weeden”, Jones said, via Yahoo!