What to Expect in Dallas Cowboys’ Hard Knocks Episode 2? Dak Prescott Shoulder Injury and Other Talking Points

Published 08/17/2021, 3:28 PM EDT
GLENDALE, ARIZONA – AUGUST 13: Quarterback Dak Prescott #4 and head coach Mike McCarthy of the Dallas Cowboys before the NFL preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium on August 13, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Dallas Cowboys 19-16. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)


Mike McCarthy-coached Dallas Cowboys endured a tough outing in his debut season as head coach in Texas. The former Green Bay Packers boss steered the Cowboys to a 6-10 record as they finished 3rd in the NFC East above rivals, Philadelphia Eagles. Injured quarterback Dak Prescott is on track to make a full recovery in 2021 but he is yet to make an appearance this preseason.

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OXNARD, CA – AUGUST 03: Quarterback Dak Prescott #4 of the Dallas Cowboys participates in drills during practice at River Ridge Complex on August 3, 2021 in Oxnard, California. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

This year, the HBO Hard Knocks series will center around America’s team – the Dallas Cowboys. Episode 1 of the series dropped last week and was an immediate hit. Fans were delighted to see their boys in blue, especially the likes of Prescott, Ezekiel Elliott and of course, newboy Micah Parsons.

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But what lies in store for us in episode 2 of the series? Read further to find out.

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Hard Knocks Episode 2 of Training Camp will be telecast on August 17, 2021, on HBO. It will give viewers an insight as coach McCarthy’s boys prepare for Week 2 of the NFL Preseason.

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As per a report on Fort Worth-Star Telegram, an MRI exam on Saturday confirmed that Prescott’s strained right shoulder is healing properly. In fact, Dallas Cowboys fans will see their franchise quarterback in action as coach McCarthy’s team look to increase his throwing regimen this week.

We’re sure to get a concrete update on Dak’s fitness in episode 2. Whether or not he plays a role in the Cowboys’ second preseason game remains to be seen. But one thing is for sure, Ezekiel Elliott and his baby powder connection will definitely gets fans rolling on the floor laughing their hearts out!

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The entire series will be available on HBO, HBO on Demand, HBO NOW, HBO GO and HBO partner streaming platforms. The replays will be telecast every Wednesday night and can be streamed on HBO via HBO Max and other partner streaming platforms.

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Daniel Arambur is an NFL writer and content strategist for EssentiallySports.With more than 1,000 articles, he is one of the senior writers in the NFL cohort at ES. A mass media graduate from the University of Mumbai, Daniel has found the perfect blend of vocation and passion in the sports content niche.

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