NFL

  • Dallas Cowboys quarterback, Dak Prescott, suffered a fracture in his throwing hand near his thumb. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said last night that Prescott will miss 6 to 8 weeks and will require surgery. Dallas fell to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their season opener 19-3.

 

  • The Pittsburgh Steelers are reporting that pass-rusher T.J. Watt suffered a torn pectoral during Sunday’s OT win over the Cincinnati Bengals 23-20. Watt will undergo further testing today to confirm the severity of the injury.

 

  • The Tampa Bay Buccaneers did open their season with a win but it did not come without the loss of some key guys. Wide receiver Chris Godwin suffered what is thought to be a hamstring injury and left tackle Donovan Smith was ruled out with some sort of elbow issue.

 

  • Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen suffered a hamstring injury during the 1st half of Sunday’s game against the Las Vegas Raiders. Los Angeles held on for the win over Las Vegas 24-19.

 

 

MLB

  • The San Francisco Giants and infielder Wilmer Flores have come to agreement on a 2-year contract extension. The agreement, which is pending a physical, also includes a mutual option for 2025. As of Sunday financial terms were not disclosed.

 

  • The Los Angeles Dodgers are the first team in MLB to clinch a playoff spot and will be in the postseason for the 10th straight season after coming up with the win over the San Diego Padres 11-2 on Sunday.

 

  • Brandon Nimmo sent one over the wall, doubled and walked twice to help lift the New York Mets over the Miami Marlins 9-3 on Sunday. New York maintains their a small lead in the NL East.