Impact of Amari Cooper on the Cowboys immeasurable

Impact of Amari Cooper on the Cowboys immeasurable

Nobody is questioning Jerry Jones anymore about trading first round choice.

The Cowboys are 5-1 since the 24 year old receiver was obtained from Oakland for a 2019 selection which will be in the 20s.

They are One win from procuring the NFC East title after Cooper dominated the Philadelphia Eagles a week ago, catching 10 passes for 217 yards and 3 touchdowns in 29-23 overtime victory. Cooper has 22 catches for 280 yards and one touchdown in six games for Oakland. He’s 40 receptions for yards and six TD with Dallas. Dak Prescott had a 87.4 passers-by ranking in seven games without Cooper, but it is 105.7 with him.

Oddly, Derek Carr’s evaluation was 94.5 with Cooper and 101.1 without him, but the Raiders are 3-10. Cooper has not just helped improve Dallas passing attack, but also the racing game too. Ezekiel Elliott is averaging 107.2 yards hurrying in the last six games, compared to 88.4 before Cooper joined the group.

Here is a look inside more numbers entering Week 15:
DERRICK’S DAY: Derrick Henry was unbeatable in Tennessee victory over Jacksonville. He also set franchise record from 238 yards hurrying on 16 wearing, melting the previous mark of metres by Chris Johnson in 2009. Henry matched Tony Dorsett’s 99 yarder on Jan. 3, 1983, for Dallas against Minnesota for the longest TD run in National Football League history. Henry became the first player in the National Football League with four hurrying TDs in a game because Jonas Gray of the Patriots in 2014 in Week 11. Henry tied Lorenzo White and Hall of Fame running back Earl Campbell for most hurrying TDs in one game in franchise history.

SAQUON’S CHASE: Saquon Barkley has five TDs of at least 50 yards. Billy Howton retains the starter album with six such TDs for Green Bay in 1952. Randy Moss also had five in 1998.

Barkley requires 100 scrimmage yards in two games to break Eric Dickerson’s rookie record of 13. MIAMI MIRACLE: The Dolphins game winning 69 yard TD against New England was the longest, and wackiest, play from scrimmage to win a game with no time at all remaining in the 4th quarter as the 1970 merger. Kenyan Drake took a lateral from wide receiver DeVante Parker and ran 52 yards, leaving Rob Gronkowski stumbling into the floor on his way to the end zone.

ELITE COMPANY: Patrick Mahomes has 4, 300 yards passing and 43 TD, linking Pro Football Hall of Famers Dan Marino and Kurt Warner as the only first- or second year quarterbacks to surpass 4, 000 and 40 in one season.
K.C. CONNECTION: Travis Kelce, the main target of Mahomes, has 86 catches and 1, 159 yards receiving. He’s the very first tight leg of league history with at least 80 and 1, 000 in 3 consecutive seasons.

CHIEFS: Kansas City defensive lineman Chris Jones is the first player to record a sofa in at least 9 consecutive games in the same season since the person sack became an official stat in 1982.

MOVE OVER, TOM: Aaron Rodgers has not thrown an interception in 368 pass attempts, breaking Tom Brady’s record of 358 attempts without a pick.

TOMMY TERRIFIC: Brady tossed three TD passes in the loss at Miami, surpassing Peyton Manning (579) for most TD passes in NFL history, including the postseason.


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