Ugly wins. That was the theme for all three late games for week two, and so we give our quick recaps:

– How much different do the Raiders look when Derek Carr is healthy? After getting destroyed by the Bengals after he left the game early last week, Carr started the game off with a 68 yard touchdown strike to rookie Amari Cooper, and the Ravens found themselves fighting an uphill battle the whole game. How much different does the Baltimore defense look without Terrell Suggs, who is now out for the year? While Joe Flacco matched Carr for the majority of the game, and ended up with 384 passing yards and two touchdowns, he threw a costly interception with 20 seconds left in the fourth quarter that sealed Jack Del Rio’s first win as Oakland head coach, and the Raiders outlasted the Ravens 37-33. Carr finished the game with 351 passing yards and three touchdowns, including a 29 yard strike to Michael Crabtree to put the Raiders up by 10 in the third, and the go ahead score to rookie Seth Roberts that put them on top for good in the final minute of the game. Oakland now hopes to continue the surge as they head to Cleveland in week three, while the 0-2 Ravens hope to get back on the right track at home when they take on the 2-0 Bengals.

– In a battle for Florida supremacy, the Jaguars took an early lead on a Blake Bortles touchdown pass to Allen Robinson, and held on to be the Dolphins 23-20 in Jacksonville. Robinson finished the day with two touchdown catches and 155 yards on six receptions, while Bortles finished the day 18-for-33 and 273 yards. Ryan Tannehill had a solid day with 30 completions out of 44 attempts, two scores of his own and 359 passing yards, but couldn’t do anything right in the fourth quarter, even though they had every opportunity to break the tie score. The Dolphins hope to rebound against the tough Bills defense that was just embarrassed by the Patriots, while the Jaguars hope to make it close as they fly to New England to take on those same Patriots.

– The Cowboys may be 2-0 after beating the Eagles in Philadelphia, but it doesn’t look good moving forward for Dallas, as they began the day with a report that Dez Bryant could miss up to 12 weeks recovering from a broken bone in his foot after a bone graft, and ended the day with the news that Tony Romo could be out for the season after breaking his left collarbone for the second time in five years. The injury happened as he fumbled the ball on a sack in the third quarter. On the plus side, the Eagles could not take advantage of their misfortune, as a botched snap gave them the ball right back on the next play, and the Eagles ultimately couldn’t get out of their own way in the 20-10 loss. The lone bright spot for Dallas came on a blocked punt by Danny McCray, which Kyle Wilbur returned 26 yards for the games first touchdown with 12:35 left in the third quarter. The Eagles defense was left hurting as well, with linebackers Kiko Alonso and Mychal Kendricks both leaving the game early with their own injuries, and Sam Bradford could just never get in a rhythm, throwing two picks on the day. The Cowboys might be on top of the division, but with Brandon Weeden now their starting quarterback for the foreseeable future, they are in serious trouble. They return to Dallas next week to take on the also 2-0 Falcons, while the Eagles hope for their first when as they head to Met Life Stadium to take on the Jets.

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