Cowboys wide receiver Miles Austin got a head start on Thanksgiving dinner today. Austin suffered a hip strain during the Cowboys' first drive of the game against the Redskins and didn't return. Austin, who missed six games last season due to a couple of hamstring injuries, did not catch a pass,
The overall severity of the injury is unknown, but Austin looked to be in considerable pain while he was being examined on the sidelines. He is not known to be a fast healer, but he'll have 10 days to get ready for the Eagles in Week 13. If you are looking for an in-house, Cole Beasley showed up today and saw an eye-opening 13 targets come his way, tied with Dez Bryant. Beasley caught seven passes for 68 yards and looks to be a Julian Edelman clone -- not just because he wears No. 11. He's another one of those short, quick, sure-handed, white slot receivers taking over the league. How did he not end up with Bill Belichick?