While running backs in their thirties with previous knee injuries are not exactly foundations for a team’s future, the fact that Peterson and Charles will be available to bolster someone’s roster still comes as a shock.
The main focus for upgrades will be on the defensive side of the ball. Pass rushers were not in abundant supply for the Cowboys, who dealt with Demarcus Lawrence’s back issues and Randy Gregory’s drug suspension during most of the season.
College hoops rivals North Carolina and Duke resume their continual battle for Tobacco Road supremacy in Durham on Thursday, and figures to be another in the long line of historic battles between the two programs.
Rodgers led the way to the Packers seventh straight victory in a 38-13 thumping of the New York Giants Sunday evening at Lambeau Field in the Wildcard round.
Dallas currently stands firmly on top of the NFC playoff picture, with a two-game lead for home field advantage and a first round bye, while the Bucs sit in the 6th position at 8-5 with the Redskins and Packers nipping at their heels.
The Dallas Cowboys will try to avenge their only loss of the season against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium, with a whole lot more than an 11-game win streak on the line. A win in Sunday night’s tilt would clinch the NFC East title with three weeks remaining in the season.
The Dallas Cowboys will try stay hot in the cold north of Minnesota against the Vikings in a primetime showdown Thursday night.
The Tar heels have been able to keep up a frenetic pace on offense so far this season. UNC has nearly cracked triple digits in all three wins early this year, led by Joel Berry II and Justin Jackson.