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Tony Romo matches career-worst game with five interceptions in …

Tony Romo matches career-worst game with five interceptions in loss to Bears

Believe it or not, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has thrown five interceptions in a single game before. And to make that fact even odder, the Cowboys actually won that game, a 25-24 October 2007 victory over the Buffalo Bills. That was a Monday n…
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  • Rob Ryan Is Kind Of Pissed

    Rob Ryan Is Kind Of Pissed

    deadspin.com Oct 1, 2012
    The Bears smacked around the Cowboys tonight 34-18, a score that sounds even worse when you remember the Bears gave up a garbage touchdown to Jason Witten in the final half minute of play. Brandon Marshall had a big game on the field and on the broadcas…
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  • Rapid Reaction: Bears 34, Cowboys 18

    Rapid Reaction: Bears 34, Cowboys 18

    A few thoughts on Monday night's events at Cowboys Stadium: What it means: The Chicago Bears improved to 3-1 and now share the NFC North lead with the Minnesota Vikings. This was the kind of all-around dominance the Bears envisioned this offseason. Thei…
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  • Add Mike Tice to Jay Cutler's resume

    Add Mike Tice to Jay Cutler's resume

    ESPN.com Oct 1, 2012
    There's nothing I can do here. Some of you will think I'm being too easy on Jay Cutler. Others will consider this a manufactured post. That's how it goes with a player and personality was polarizing as the Chicago Bears quarterback. The Bears took a 10-…
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  • Bears RB Forte starts against Cowboys on MNF

    Bears RB Forte starts against Cowboys on MNF

    Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte started Monday night against the Dallas Cowboys after missing last week's game due to a sprained ankle.
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  • Your Monday Night Football Open Thread

    Your Monday Night Football Open Thread

    deadspin.com Oct 1, 2012
    Tonight the Cowboys host the Bears. Romo. Cutler. Other guys. At the end of the night, one of these teams will be tied for first in their respective division. It's gonna be so sweet. In less-sweet news, the Cowboys and Tony Romo have tabled contract ext…
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  • Cowboys LB Spencer (pectoral) out vs. Bears

    Cowboys LB Spencer (pectoral) out vs. Bears

    Dallas Cowboys outside linebacker Anthony Spencer will not play Monday night against the Chicago Bears after missing practice all week with a strained pectoral.
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  • Monday Night Live: Bears-Cowboys

    Monday Night Live: Bears-Cowboys

    ESPN.com Oct 1, 2012
    Join our ESPN.com NFL experts as they bring you the Monday Night Football match up between the Chicago Bears and the Dallas Cowboys. Contribute your thoughts and questions beginning at 8:30 p.m. ET. See you there. Monday Night Live: Bears-Cowboys
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  • Bears-Cowboys: Devin Hester's role

    Bears-Cowboys: Devin Hester's role

    ESPN.com Oct 1, 2012
    OK. We've reviewed the Sunday performances for three-fourths of the NFC North. Now it's time to turn our attention to the Monday night matchup between the Chicago Bears and Dallas Cowboys. Kickoff is set for 8:30 p.m. ET, but the game will be hard-press…
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  • BBAO: Lions special teams coordinator safe

    BBAO: Lions special teams coordinator safe

    ESPN.com Oct 1, 2012
    We're Black and Blue All Over. (We're also on Facebook and Twitter.) GREEN BAY, Wis. -- We had two wild games Sunday in the NFC North and we're still not done with Week 4 yet. It won't be over until the Chicago Bears and Dallas Cowboys play on ESPN's &q…
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  • Monday's Matchup: A Time for Offenses to Shine

    Monday's Matchup: A Time for Offenses to Shine

    nytimes.com Oct 1, 2012
    Most of the recognizable names on Chicago's and Dallas' teams are on the offensive side of the ball, but both squads have been surviving mostly on defense. It may be time for those well-known players on offense to start earning their paychecks.
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  • Video - Bears Lead Cowboys After 3rd Quarter 01:13

    Bears Lead Cowboys After 3rd Quarter

    Oct 1
    Tune to ESPN for live action.
  • Video - Bears, Cowboys Scoreless After 1st Quarter 00:35

    Bears, Cowboys Scoreless After 1st Quarter

    Oct 1
    Tune to ESPN for live action.
  • Video - E:60: Brandon Marshall 01:38

    E:60: Brandon Marshall

    Oct 1
    Brandon Marshall talks about the internal struggles that he has battled, and moving on in Chicago.
  • Video - MNF Pregame Field Report 00:47

    MNF Pregame Field Report

    Oct 1
    Lisa Salters reports on the Cowboys and Bears pregame preparations.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Taking stock of the top stories in the season's first four gam…

    Oct 1
    The NFL at the quarter pole: strange days indeed. Cards and Vikings, a combined 7-1. Saints and Lions, a combined 1-7. Rookie quarterbacks Robert Griffin III and Andrew Luck are plugging away, playing well, but the best rookie of the first quarter of th…
  • Don Banks: Victorious Vick helps Eagles finally resemble the team they wan…

    Oct 1
    PHILADELPHIA -- Say what you will about the state of Michael Vick's game so far this season. Call him turnover-prone, or injury-prone or forever prone to spark raging debates about his worthiness and suitability to be the starting quarterback in Philade…
  • Don Banks: Victorious Vick helps Eagles finally resemble the team they wan…

    Oct 1
    PHILADELPHIA -- Say what you will about the state of Michael Vick's game so far this season. Call him turnover-prone, or injury-prone or forever prone to spark raging debates about his worthiness and suitability to be the starting quarterback in Philade…