What goes into covering a hotly contested rivalry game? What's unique about a scenario like Brett Maher's extra-point attempt? And how much does a camera magnet like George Kittle add?
After the Cowboys lost 19-12 to the 49ers, coach Mike McCarthy confirmed that his team would have gone for two on their final drive -- but not because of kicker Brett Maher.
Maher ended the season missing six of his last seven extra points
Cowboys kicker Brett Maher had his first extra-point kick blocked Sunday, but then nailed two field goals against the 49ers.
After missing four extra-point attempts last week against Tampa Bay, Dallas kicker Brett Maher had another point-after try blocked on Sunday at San Francisco, before bouncing back with two field goals in the second half of the Cowboys' game vs. the 49ers.