Blue Star
The center of the Dallas Cowboys universe

First Half Observations: Dallas Vs. Cincinnati

Email
|
Print

    NEWSLETTERS

    The Dallas Cowboys are leading the Cincinnati Bengals 6-0, at halftime in Canton.

    *In good news, John Phillips was having a huge showing with Martellus Bennett sidelined with an ankle injury. He had 60 yards on four catches, and provided the block that sprung Tashard Choice on a 21-yard carry. But...

    *Phillips was taken to the locker room with a knee injury in the second quarter. He will have the knee x-rayed to check for structural damage.

    *Tony Romo (5-10, 59 yards) and the first team offense looked good early on but struggled once more in the red zone. The team’s opening drive saw Romo lead the Cowboys down the field efficiently, but they hit a wall at the Cincinnati goal line: a Felix Jones fumble was nullified by an offsides call, but the call was followed by three consecutive incomplete passes from Tony Romo.

    *Return man Titus Ryan suffered a fractured thumb in the first half that will likely send him to the injured reserve. Alex Barron and Kevin Brock each suffered a sprained ankle.

     

     

     

    Stay on top of the latest Dallas Cowboys news with NBCDFW.com. Follow NBC DFW Sports on Facebook or have breaking Cowboys news sent directly to your phone with Blue Star SMS alerts. Text "bluestar" to 622339 (NBCDFW) to subscribe to this free service.  Read more about it here.