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Stephen Jones says Cowboys will run the ball more

Stephen Jones says Cowboys will run the ball more

It’s fitting, we suppose, that as 34-year-old Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and his twice-cut-open back prepare to lift the team to unprecedented heights over the next four-to-five years, one of the team’s top executive says they won’t be relying on Rom…
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  • Rod Marinelli’s ‘different level of intensity’ already on displ…

    Rod Marinelli’s ‘different level of intensity’ already on display during first training camp practice

    dallasnews.com 8 hours ago
    Dallas Cowboys Assistant Head Coach/Defense Monte Kiffin, left, and Defensive Coordinator Rod Marinelli direct a defensive drill during their afternoon practice at Dallas Cowboys training camp in Oxnard, CA, on July 24, 2014. (Michael Ainsworth/The Dall…
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  • Cowboys Camp Report: Day 1

    Cowboys Camp Report: Day 1

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    OXNARD, Calif. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Dallas Cowboys training camp: With Jason Garrett wanting to work the players even more slowly than the collective bargaining agreement allows, the offense did not work against the defense …
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  • Anthony Spencer uncertain when he’ll return; ‘I haven’t had any…

    Anthony Spencer uncertain when he’ll return; ‘I haven’t had any setbacks, so it’s moving along’

    dallasnews.com 11 hours ago
    Dallas Cowboys defensive end Anthony Spencer (93) is pictured on the sidelines during the Dallas Cowboys vs. the Kansas City Chiefs NFL football game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City on Sunday, September 15, 2013. (Louis DeLuca/Dallas Morning News) 0…
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  • Day 1 Dallas Cowboys training camp practice observations: QB To…

    Day 1 Dallas Cowboys training camp practice observations: QB Tony Romo takes it slow again; WR Dez Bryant catches passes from Ja

    dallasnews.com 12 hours ago
    Dallas Cowboys loosen up during their afternoon practice at Dallas Cowboys training camp in Oxnard, CA, on July 24, 2014. (Michael Ainsworth/The Dallas Morning News)
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  • Jason Witten: 'We've got to be better'

    Jason Witten: 'We've got to be better'

    ESPN.com 16 hours ago
    OXNARD, Calif. -- This season can’t be the same ol’ story. That’s what perennial Pro Bowl tight end Jason Witten, who has all of one playoff win to show for his outstanding 11-year career, said when the Dallas Cowboys arrived for training camp a couple …
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  • Dallas Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence’s expectations for his rook…

    Dallas Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence’s expectations for his rookie season: ’10-plus sacks’

    dallasnews.com 17 hours ago
    Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle DeMarcus Lawrence (90) goes through their walk-thru practice at Dallas Cowboys training camp in Oxnard, CA, on July 24, 2014. (Michael Ainsworth/The Dallas Morning News)
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  • With Orton out of the picture, Weeden excited to be in backup r…

    With Orton out of the picture, Weeden excited to be in backup role

    dallasnews.com ESPN.com 17 hours ago
    OXNARD, Calif. — These days, there is no ambiguity about Brandon Weeden’s role. He is the team’s backup quarterback after the Cowboys finally cut ties with Kyle Orton earlier this month. “I have been saying all along and I truly mean it that my focus is…
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  • Personal matter keeps Brandon Carr away

    Personal matter keeps Brandon Carr away

    ESPN.com 17 hours ago
    OXNARD, Calif. – Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr is not with the team at the beginning of training camp to deal with what coach Jason Garrett described as a “family health situation,” on Thursday. “We’re just going to communicate with him as he’s…
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  • Dallas Cowboys LG Ron Leary says he strained hamstring in team-…

    Dallas Cowboys LG Ron Leary says he strained hamstring in team-directed conditioning test, glad to have DWI incident behind him

    OXNARD, Calif. — Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Thursday that he expects left guard Ron Leary to return to practice early next week. Leary suffered a slight hamstring strain Monday at Valley Ranch while running the conditioning test that was or…
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  • Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett doesn’t view player-organize…

    Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett doesn’t view player-organized conditioning test as act of defiance

    OXNARD, Calif. — In the universe the Cowboys inhabit, where every quote is parsed and each bit of news is reported, it’s no surprise the subject of conditioning tests remains a hot one. On Tuesday, head coach Jason Garrett explained why the Cowboys were…
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  • Three thoughts as Cowboys open camp

    Three thoughts as Cowboys open camp

    ESPN.com 20 hours ago
    OXNARD, Calif. -- Three thoughts from the Cowboys’ first news conference of training camp: I’m not obsessing over the conditioning test the players took by themselves after coach Jason Garrett called it off, but it still doesn’t make sense. Garrett said…
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  • What Charlie Waters knows about that Robert Newhouse TD pass in…

    What Charlie Waters knows about that Robert Newhouse TD pass in Super Bowl XII that you don’t

    dallasnews.com 21 hours ago
    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Golden Richards hauls in a touchdown pass from fullback Robert Newhouse during Super Bowl XII in January 1978 at the New Orleans Superdome. (File 1978/ The Associated Press)
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  • Jason Garrett: Injured Sean Lee being at training camp is ‘one …

    Jason Garrett: Injured Sean Lee being at training camp is ‘one of the reasons why we love him so much’

    dallasnews.com 22 hours ago
    OXNARD, Calif. – Jason Garrett wasn’t surprised that Sean Lee wanted to come to training camp. Despite the Dallas Cowboys middle linebacker being out for the season with a torn left ACL, Lee was on the team plane Tuesday. Many players in the same situat…
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  • Jason Garrett has inspirational phone conversation with tennis …

    Jason Garrett has inspirational phone conversation with tennis legend Billie Jean King

    dallasnews.com 23 hours ago
    OXNARD, Calif. – Jason Garrett is more than willing to take advice and inspiration from any successful person, even if it’s someone who admits to not knowing much about the NFL. Earlier this month, the Dallas Cowboys head coach had a phone conversation …
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  • Cowboys thinking Rolando McClain’s a good bet

    Cowboys thinking Rolando McClain’s a good bet

    The Cowboys were a little desperate for help when Sean Lee was lost for the season with a torn ACL in OTAs. And they certainly didn’t give up much to acquire Rolando McClain. But Cowboys owner Jerry Jones suggested that McClain’s financial situation mig…
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  • Video - Romo Limited In Practice 02:13

    Romo Limited In Practice

    Jul 24
    Jeannine Edwards and Todd Archer recap the Cowboys' first practice from training camp.
  • Video - Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo live from the podium 04:24

    Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo live from the podium

    Jul 24
    After an injury-marred end to the 2013 campaign, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo discusses his current health and how each practice brings progress.
  • Video - Latest from Dallas Cowboys training camp 01:32

    Latest from Dallas Cowboys training camp

    Jul 24
    NFL Network's Desmond Purnell has the latest on how the Dallas Cowboys plan to take some pressure off of quarterback Tony Romo in 2014.
  • Video - Why Not Us?: Dallas Cowboys 01:41

    Why Not Us?: Dallas Cowboys

    Jul 24
    The "Inside Training Camp Live" gang discusses what steps the Dallas Cowboys need to take to bring home the Lombardi Trophy.

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