Cowboys Rumors & News

  • Nothing special about them: Cowboys offensive line 'whipped' by Eagles

    Dallas Morning News "Bennie Logan might be right. This Cowboys offensive line might be just OK. Early in the week, the Philadelphia nose tackle said he didn’t “see anything spectacular” about the Cowboys’ offensive line and he didn’t know what was “great about them.” Before the game, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones..." November 28

  • Is Tony Romo the most criticized quarterback in NFL history?

    Dallas Morning News "It's easy to hate on star athletes. Take Cleveland's LeBron James for example. When he went to South Beach he instantly became everyone's favorite villain. When he had a bad game - think the 2011 NBA finals against the Dallas Mavericks - his play and even his legacy were questioned. When James..." November 26

  • Why DeMarco Murray has no doubts that he’ll maintain career-best pace

    Dallas Morning News "A popular topic being discussed with Dallas Cowboys players this week is how they’re handling the short turnaround. The Cowboys will host the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday, four days after playing a night game in New Jersey. “Feel fine,” Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray said after..." November 26

  • Cowboys Terrance Williams is limited in practice

    ESPN Dallas "Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams was limited in practice on Tuesday with a fractured index finger. Williams will wear a splint and is expected to play in Thursday's game against the Eagles. Williams was the only real serious injury on the Cowboys' practice report. " November 25

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    Desmond Purnell @DesmondPurnell

    Per Source, #Cowboys DE Jack Crawford suffered a broken thumb Sunday night and will undergo surgery tomorrow; out for 4 weeks.

  • Cowboys Manage Improbable Win Over Giants 31-28

    Blogging The Boys "Let's face it. The Dallas Cowboys should never have been in this game after they let the New York Giants score on their first three drives of the game. But they never gave up, and with DeMarco Murray getting another 100 yard game, Dez Bryant throwing up the X a couple of times, and some great..." November 24

  • Odell’s ‘a monster’: Catch even freaks out Cowboys

    New York Post "The constantly growing Odell Beckham Jr. fan club added several new members Sunday night. Among them were LeBron James, Richard Sherman and Michael Irvin, who all took to Twitter to express their own appreciation of Beckham’s breathtaking 43-yard, one-handed touchdown catch. His opposite..." November 24

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    Jason La Canfora @JasonLaCanfora

    Sounds like there is a good chance Josh Brent is active for Dallas this week, following his return from suspension

  • Michael Sam discusses horrible childhood in GQ Magazine

    Sporting News "It's no secret that Michael Sam doesn't have the best relationship with certain members of his family. He's now opening up more and more about what he went through growing up. In a recent interview with GQ Magazine, Sam had this to say about his brothers. I still got beat up a lot. We called..." November 21

  • Brent making strides, might not play Sunday

    ESPN Dallas "Defensive tackle Josh Brent is eligible to play in his first game since Dec. 2, 2012, when the Dallas Cowboys take on the New York Giants on Sunday, but that doesn’t mean he will play. "He's certainly part of the defensive line rotation that we are evaluating and we will just see how he..." November 20

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    Todd Archer @toddarcher

    Tony Romo back to practice as expected. Only player missing is CB Tyler Patmon, who has knee injury. Perfect weather here at Valley Ranch

  • LaDainian Tomlinson: Adrian Peterson to the Cowboys could be a 'no-brainer'

    Dallas Morning News "Former TCU and NFL star running back LaDainian Tomlinson joined KRLD-FM 105.3 recently to talk all things football. Here are some of the highlights: On DeMarco Murray’s workload and how that should be handled by the Cowboys: “The first thing when it comes to handling DeMarco’s workload, I..." November 20

  • Bryant a bargain for Cowboys

    ESPN.com "Not that Dez Bryant's new representatives at Roc Nation and CAA need any help in their negotiations for a new deal for the Dallas Cowboys wide receiver, but ESPN Stats & Information has come up with a compelling argument that the Cowboys are currently more than getting their money’s worth on..." November 20

  • Jerry Jones resents the Giants, has cried after losing to them

    CBSSports.com "If you want to see Cowboys owner Jerry Jones get emotional, just bring up the team's 2007 playoff loss to the New York Giants. Jones admitted this week that he still resents that Giants team for beating the Cowboys. Dallas was 13-3 in 2007 and had been the No. 1 overall seed in the NFC when..." November 20

  • Tony Romo and his back bracing for three games in 12 days

    Fox Sports Southwest "Starting Sunday, the Cowboys will play three games in a span of 12 days. For quarterback Tony Romo and his aching back, that could mean a change in approach. Romo was already taking Wednesdays off from practice because of offseason disk surgery. Now that he's also dealing with two fractures in..." November 20

  • Cowboys re-sign Keith Smith to practice squad

    ESPN Dallas "The Dallas Cowboys re-signed linebacker Keith Smith to the practice squad for the fourth time this season after releasing him from the active roster last week to make room for Dekoda Watson. The Cowboys also signed cornerback Robert Steeples to the practice squad. To make room for Smith and..." November 19

  • Cowboys enjoy bye week as every other NFC East team loses

    Fox Sports Southwest "The last time the entire NFC East lost during the Cowboys bye week? That was 2009, which is also the last time Dallas was 7-3, which is also last time they made the playoffs. For idle Dallas, this was the ideal bye week, a Sunday during which the Eagles suffered a 53-20 embarrassment at Green..." November 17

  • Why receivers Dez Bryant, Demaryius Thomas will likely get franchise tags

    CBSSports.com "Star receivers Dez Bryant and Demaryius Thomas were unable to make much progress on what would be massive new contract extensions, and league sources said both seem destined for the franchise tag at this point. Getting new deals done by February would be difficult, both of their teams -- Dallas..." November 16

  • Jerry Jones says Dez Bryant negotiations not a distraction

    SB Nation "Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones remains optimistic that his team can reach a long-term agreement with wide receiver Dez Bryant. In the meantime, he's not concerned the rocky contract negotiations will hinder Dallas's on-field success in 2014. "It's not a distraction at all. It obviously didn't..." November 15

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Cowboys are not activating DT Amobi Okoye today, source says. That means he won’t play this season. Today was the deadline.

  • Dez Bryant on wanting a new deal: I’m a very loyal person, but don’t test my loyalty

    Dallas Morning News "While Dez Bryant wants to remain a Dallas Cowboy for the rest of his NFL career, he made it clear on Wednesday that it will have to come at the right price. During a 15-minute question-and-answer session while sitting at his locker, Bryant seemed disappointed when discussing the business side..." November 12

  • Cowboys: We’ve offered Dez ‘some really nice contracts’

    Dallas Morning News "If the Dallas Cowboys are concerned about Dez Bryant’s off-the-field conduct, they weren’t showing signs of it when his contract was the topic of discussion on Tuesday. “What we want to do is have an agreement for the rest of Dez’s career,” Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said. “To me, that says a..." November 12

  • Cowboys' brass expecting Brent to see field soon

    Fox Sports Southwest "While Cowboys coach Jason Garrett cautioned that Josh Brent still needs to get in shape before he returns to the playing field, the Cowboys' top executives are banking on him returning soon. Brent was added to the 53-man roster Tuesday after serving a 10-game suspension by the NFL for his..." November 12

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    Tim MacMahon @espn_macmahon

    Cowboys officially activate Josh Brent, waiving LB Tim Robbins to make room on the roster.

  • Cowboys, Jaguars brass party on $110 million yacht in London

    Fox Sports Southwest "What happens when rich owners of the NFL get together in London? Well apparently they party on a $110 million yacht the night before the big game. Saturday, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and vice president Stephen Jones were two among about 100 invited guest on the 308-foot Kismet super yacht..." November 10

  • Cowboys Down Jaguars 31-17

    Blogging The Boys "If there was one key moment in the Dallas Cowboys' 31-17 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars, it was in the first quarter. Dallas had driven the field on the opening possession but stalled when Tony Romo overthrew Jason Witten, settling for a routine 54-yard Dan Bailey field goal. Jacksonville..." November 10

  • Cowboys hesitant about Dez Bryant contract due to off-field issues

    NFL.com "Dez Bryant wants to get paid like he's one of the top receivers in the NFL -- which he is. However, the Dallas Cowboys are worried about handing Bryant a boatload of guaranteed money. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Sunday on NFL GameDay Morning that the Cowboys' apprehension stems..." November 10

  • Tony Romo, 'sore,' 'uncomfortable,' but OK

    ESPN.com "With two transverse process fractures, Tony Romo was not only able to play but play well, putting up a season-best 138.8 passer rating while throwing three touchdown passes. He was sacked once and hit a couple of times but was able to make it through the game without any issues. Romo did not..." November 09

  • 20 Cowboys players missed Friday curfew in London

    CBSSports.com "If there ever was a trap game in the NFL, it's the Cowboys-Jaguars game in London this week. Neutral site, Dallas heavily favored, Jacksonville struggling and the possibility of the Cowboys not taking the game seriously. If a report about Dallas and their time in London is accurate, that might..." November 09

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    Clarence Hill @clarencehilljr

    Romo is out here practicing for second straight day. Consider him good to go for Sunday

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    Charean Williams @NFLCharean

    Tony Romo will practice today, Jason Garrett says.

  • Cowboys LB Bruce Carter appears to be in a fight for starting job

    Dallas Morning News "Bruce Carter was playing well early in the season before he missed three games with a groin strain. That doesn’t mean his spot is secure. Carter did return to start at strongside linebacker against Arizona, but he was on the field for only 16 snaps. Kyle Wilber was on the field for 25. Head..." November 05

  • Romo gets back treatment, not at practice

    ESPN Dallas "Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo did not practice Wednesday and remained at the team hotel for treatment as the team begins its preparation for Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Romo took part in the walk-through at the team's hotel, but he is following his normal practice..." November 05

  • NFLPA pushing league to collectively bargain over personal conduct policy changes

    SB Nation "The NFLPA has been adamant that any changes to the league's personal conduct policy must be collectively bargained. The NFL has been resistant, however. The NFL Players Association are butting heads once again, this time over how to negotiate changes to the league's personal conduct policy. The..." November 04

  • Romo: London flight fine, back progressing

    ESPN Dallas "The Dallas Cowboys' nine-hour flight to London did not bother quarterback Tony Romo. "The flight was fine," Romo said during a Play 60 event outside Power League soccer pitches adjacent to Wembley Stadium. "I slept. It went by quick and that part of it was no problem." Whether Romo plays..." November 04

  • Cowboys Coin Regrettable 'CowboysUK' Hashtag for London Game

    Bleacher Report "The Dallas Cowboys are commemorating their upcoming London game against the Jacksonville Jaguars with a hashtag football fans across the league can enjoy. The team tweeted its first Euro-message Monday, coining the phrase “#CowboysUK” for its trip overseas. Conversely, the Jacksonville..." November 04

  • Cowboys have concerns in giving Dez Bryant big-money deal

    Yahoo! Sports "Dallas Cowboys management has significant concerns about giving star wideout Dez Bryant a massive guarantee in a long-term contract based, in part, on off-field concerns with Bryant, multiple league sources told Yahoo Sports. The Cowboys have assisted Bryant in dealing with anger management and..." November 04

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Cowboys disruptive DT Tyrone Crawford suffered a sprained MCL during the game, source says. Will miss some time, tests now to see who much

  • Do the Cowboys have a good enough insurance policy for Romo?

    NFL.com "Brandon Weeden's 183-yard, two-interception performance against the Cardinals was unsettling on Sunday, even if the backup was playing against one of the hottest teams in football. Weeden takes a ton of snaps during the week, which led the Cowboys organization to expect more out of the former..." November 03

  • Cardinals knock off Tony Romo-less Cowboys, 28-17

    Arizona Republic "The Cardinals played on Sunday. The game wasn't pretty. They won. And in other news, Halloween was last Friday. Since moving to Arizona in 1988, the Cardinals often have been predictable but not in a good way. This season is different. The 28-17 victory over the Cowboys at AT&T Stadium..." November 03

  • Dez Bryant signs with Jay Z's Roc Nation, wants to be an 'icon for kids'

    Sporting News "Dez Bryant has signed with Roc Nation, the next in a building list of celebrity clients for the agency founded by rap mogul Jay Z. After breaking off his relationship with agent Eugene Parker and signing with Roc Nation, Bryant is willing to publicly talk about his contract. Bryant will be a..." November 03

  • Jerry Jones Kicks His Wife Out of First Class Seat For Romo

    Black Sports Online "Jerry Jones didn’t kick himself out of first class, he is making his wife leave first class so Tony Romo can have more room on their flight to London. There are a lot of adjectives that come to mind for this move. A lot will depend on if you are a man or a woman, but I’ll let you decide if this..." November 03

  • Bryant forgives Randle for spat

    ESPN Dallas "Two days after a heated verbal disagreement during practice, Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant said he had forgiven backup running back Joseph Randle. The situation, which stemmed from video of Randle mentioning Bryant's past legal issue while the running back was being booked for shoplifting..." November 03

  • DeMarco Murray's streak ends at 9

    ESPN.com "Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray's 100-yard streak ended at nine games when he finished with 79 yards rushing on 19 carries in the 28-17 loss to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. Murray, the NFL's leading rusher, became the first NFL player to rush for 100 yards in eight consecutive games in..." November 02

  • Cardinals look to slow DeMarco Murray, Cowboys run game

    Arizona Republic "The Cardinals' defensive players take great pride in stopping running backs, as we saw late last season in the "Skittles" game in Seattle. After limiting Marshawn Lynch to 71 yards on 18 carries, a few of the Cardinals defenders ate Skittles on the sideline to mock Lynch, who enjoys the candy,..." November 02

  • Cowboys' Tony Romo out Sunday

    ESPN Dallas "Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, dealing with two fractured transverse process in his back, is out Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals, according to NFL.com. Brandon Weeden will get his first start of the season, the website reports. Romo, hurt in Monday's game against Washington, has..." November 02

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    Calvin Watkins @calvinwatkins

    I was told Randle meeting was called because a majority of players want him released. Garrett trying to get a hold of the situation.

  • Cowboys hold 'tense' meeting

    ESPN Dallas "Concerned about team chemistry after a loud verbal disagreement between Dez Bryant and Joseph Randle carried over onto the practice field Friday, Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett met individually with those two players and an equally incensed Josh Brent later that day and then discussed the..." November 02

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    Field Yates @FieldYates

    Source: not only did Cowboys DT Josh Brent return to practice this week, he signed a 1-year extension with the team though 2015.

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The plan is for #Cowboys QB Tony Romo to take part in the walkthru today and gauge how he feels. May still not know anything until Sunday