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Owner Jerry Jones: RB Lance Dunbar highlight despite fumble
dallasnews.com Updated Aug 17, 2013
Arizona Cardinals' Jasper Brinkley, right, recovers a fumble by Dallas Cowboys' Lance Dunbar, left, as Cardinals' Patrick Peterson, back left, looks on in the first half of a preseason NFL football game on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP…Share Tweet
Tony Jefferson (36) intercepts a ball intended for Cowboys receiver Dwayne Harris. The pass was thrown by Kyle Orton during the second quarter of a NFL preseason game at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. Cheryl Evans/The Arizona RepublicShare Tweetdallasnews.com Aug 17, 2013GLENDALE, Ariz. — Morris Claiborne has yet to play this preseason. But the second-year cornerback is hopeful he can begin doing some limited work early this week as he continues his recovery from the left knee injury he suffered Aug. 6. “I haven’t ran o…Share Tweet
First-team O-line sees extended actionGLENDALE, Ariz. – Tony Romo, Jason Witten, Dez Bryant, Miles Austin and DeMarco Murray may have played only three series Saturday at Arizona, but that wasn’t the case for the first-team offensive line. Tyron Smith, David Arkin, Travis Frederick, Mackenz…Share TweetAlex Albright will be the second backup defender to undergo season ending surgery for the Cowboys in this training camp. Sources said Albright will undergo surgery on his back later this week in Dallas. While a time for procedure hasn’t been scheduled, …Share Tweet
Cowboys' Will Allen OK after shot to ribsGLENDALE, Ariz., -- The Dallas Cowboys came out of Saturday's preseason game with the Arizona Cardinals relatively clean from a health standpoint. Safety Will Allen took a shot to the ribs, but said after the game that he was fine and if this was a regu…Share TweetAmid a report that the Cowboys have ended their pursuit of free-agent guard Brian Waters because Waters, in the assessment of the Cowboys, “just doesn’t want to play football,” a league source with knowledge of Waters’ thinking tells PFT that Waters wan…Share Tweet
The MMQB: Dallas Cowboys 2013 previewCNNSI.com Aug 17, 2013Tony Romo gets all the attention, but the Cowboys' new zone defense will decide whether they contend.Share TweetGLENDALE, Ariz. -- Dreadful. Just dreadful. The Dallas Cowboys (1-2) completed the West Coast portion of training camp with a 12-7 loss to the Arizona Cardinals (2-0) on Saturday afternoon at University of Phoenix Stadium. The Cowboys' first-team offens…Share Tweet
Larry Fitzgerald, Dez Bryant stand out in sloppy half in Arizonaprofootballtalk.com Aug 17, 2013There’s no need to watch preseason games to confirm that Larry Fitzgerald and Dez Bryant are elite wide receivers, but they went ahead and offered evidence of it on Saturday afternoon anyway. The Cowboys and Cardinals played a pretty sloppy first half i…Share TweetOXNARD, Calif. -- When the Cowboys drafted wide receiver Terrance Williams in the third round, there was an assumption Dwayne Harris' days as the No. 3 receiver were over. Williams has maintained the No. 3 spot in training camp, but Harris isn't giving …Share Tweet
Cowboys vs. Cardinals: Five to watchPHOENIX -- The Cowboys play their third preseason game Saturday at Arizona against the Cardinals. Here are five players to keep an eye on: David Arkin: He's going to start at left guard with Ronald Leary possibly out for the rest of the preseason recove…Share Tweet
Jerry Jones: Hollywood director provides Dallas Cowboys with one of the most dramatic moments of training campdallasnews.com Aug 17, 2013The Dallas Cowboys are no stranger to having celebrities attend their training camp practices. Actors like Kevin Costner, Jamie Foxx, Eva Longoria and many others have stopped by to watch Tony Romo and company. This year alone, actress Kate Bosworth, NB…Share Tweet
Pre Week 2: Dallas Cowboys vs. Arizona Cardinals highlightsAug 17The Arizona Cardinals defense looks sharp as they hold the Dallas Cowboys to one touchdown in a 12-7 victory in Week 2 of preseason action.
Cowboys Can't Hold On To The BallAug 17Calvin Watkins and Todd Archer recap the Cowboys' six turnovers in a 12-7 preseason loss to the Cardinals.
Cardinals Top CowboysAug 17Larry Fitzgerald collected 44 yards on three catches in the Cardinals' 12-7 win over the Cowboys.
Gavin Escobar 5-yard touchdownAug 17The Dallas Cowboys get on the scoreboard when rookie tight end Gavin Escobar hauls in a 5-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Alex Tanney.