Dak Prescott has return goal date as Cowboys star undergoes profitable surgical procedure: report

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Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott reportedly underwent profitable surgical procedure on his fractured thumb, and a doable timeline for his return has been talked about. 

There’s a risk that Prescott may return for the Cowboy’s Week 8 matchup in opposition to the Chicago Bears at house, or the Week 10 sport in opposition to the Inexperienced Bay Packers, the NFL Community reported.

That will be in accordance with the preliminary report that Prescott would want 6-8 weeks to get better. 

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Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) is hit by Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Shaquil Barrett (58) after throwing a go within the second half of a NFL soccer sport in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022.
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“Yeah, it’s very disappointing, however accidents occur. Can’t essentially management it. Simply unlucky. I’m clearly going to overlook a while, not be there for my group. That’s what hurts greater than something, particularly after the beginning that we simply put on the market,” Prescott mentioned, through Professional Soccer Discuss. 

Prescott thought he jammed his thumb at first, however X-rays mentioned one thing fully completely different.

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The harm got here whereas throwing, as he hit the hand of Bucs linebacker Shaquil Barrett on the comply with by way of.

Anthony Nelson #98 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers sacks Dak Prescott #4 of the Dallas Cowboys during the second half at AT&T Stadium on September 11, 2022 in Arlington, Texas.

Anthony Nelson #98 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers sacks Dak Prescott #4 of the Dallas Cowboys in the course of the second half at AT&T Stadium on September 11, 2022 in Arlington, Texas.
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Prescott would go on to throw for simply 134 yards with one interception and a 47.2 passer score, that are among the worst sport stats of his profession. 

Within the meantime, Cooper Rush shall be underneath middle for the Cowboys, no less than for Week 2 in opposition to the Cincinnati Bengals. 

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Cowboys VP Stephen Jones mentioned on the radio Monday that the group would discover all choices at quarterback, however he was assured that Dallas would see No. 4 at quarterback once more this season.

Jones was additionally optimistic in regards to the Cowboys as a complete regardless of shedding their beginning quarterback and having to resort to at least one that has a single profession begin underneath his belt. 

Dak Prescott #4 of the Dallas Cowboys carries the ball against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the second half at AT&T Stadium on September 11, 2022 in Arlington, Texas. 

Dak Prescott #4 of the Dallas Cowboys carries the ball in opposition to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the course of the second half at AT&T Stadium on September 11, 2022 in Arlington, Texas. 
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“I feel we’re going to get higher as a soccer group, no query,” Jones mentioned. “We consider on this group. They’ve labored their tail off in minicamps and thru coaching camp. Actually, that’s unacceptable the best way we performed, however full confidence that this group goes to place it collectively.”

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Rush has one profession begin underneath his belt, a 20-16 win over the Minnesota Vikings in Week 7 of final season after Prescott needed to sit out for a sport. He threw for 325 yards with two touchdowns and one interception on 24-for-40 by way of the air.