This is the December 10, 2012 news archive. View today's Cowboys rumors and news.
There remains concern that Dez Bryant will miss the remainder of the season. But that decision has yet to be made. Bryant was examined by Dr. Bo Frederick, an orthopedic hand surgeon, Monday afternoon. X-rays revealed a fractured left index finger. Late…Upvote Share Tweet
Raccoon Caught Scavenging In The Stands Of Paul Brown Stadiumdeadspin.com Updated Dec 10, 2012On Sunday we heard whispers that there was a raccoon running loose in Paul Brown Stadium as the Bengals hosted the Cowboys. Well, now we have video. Some brave soul scooped up the masked critter and helpfully escorted him out of the section. More »Upvote Share TweetThe Cowboys invited nose tackle Josh Brent to Tuesday's private memorial service for practice squad outside linebacker Jerry Brown.Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys blowup: No disciplinary action followed exchange between NT Jay Ratliff and owner Jerry JonesA volatile exchange between Jay Ratliff and owner Jerry Jones after a game earlier this month did not result in any disciplinary action for the injured nose tackle. Jones approached Ratliff after the Cowboys victory over Philadelphia eight days ago and …Upvote Share TweetIRVING - Jason Garrett is known as being stoic. Some have described him as robotic. But Garrett stepped out of character this weekend because he really had no other choice. The car accident that killed practice squad linebacker Jerry Brown and led to noUpvote Share Tweet
O.J. Mayo on recent Cowboys tragedy: ‘It’s a hard learning experience, but others can learn from it and get better’This post originally appeared on our Mavericks blog: Guard O.J. Mayo said after this morning’s shootaround that Mavericks players spent time talking about the Cowboys in the aftermath of the auto accident that claimed the life of linebacker Jerry BrownUpvote Share Tweet
Patience may be catching on in DallasI always tell you guys that Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett isn't going anywhere, is not on the hot seat, is likely to be back next year, yada, yada, yada. And you guys always tell me I don't know what I'm talking about because Jerry Jones is a nutca…Upvote Share Tweet
Stephen Jones describes emotional Cowboys locker room after win in CincinnatiOf all the winning locker rooms Stephen Jones has been around in his time as executive vice president of the Cowboys, he said Sunday’s was like none other. Playing a day after learning that one teammate had been killed and another was in jail, the visitUpvote Share Tweet
How Fox and CBS dealt with the aftermath of the most tragic day in Cowboys historyIn the wake of the most tragic day in Cowboys history, Fox’s pregame and Cowboys-Bengals game coverage can be described as appropriate and responsible. The Fox studio devoted the opening six minutes to the death of Jerry Brown and the arrest of his frieUpvote Share Tweet
PFT Live: Cowboys talk with Clarence Hill, Patriots talk with Tom CurranThe Cowboys played one of the games of the day on Sunday, rallying back to beat the Bengals 20-19 by scoring 10 points in the fourth quarter. Victory came after a trying couple of days for the Cowboys, who had to deal with the death of teammate Jerry Br…Upvote Share TweetDuring the third quarter of Sunday’s Cowboys-Bengals game, Dallas faced a third-and-20 and Tony Romo launched a deep ball along the sideline to Dez Bryant. For a split-second Bryant had it, but then Bengals safety Reggie Nelson came in and lowered his sUpvote Share TweetThe grieving Cowboys rallied for a significant win on Sunday, beating the Cincinnati Bengals 20-19 on Dan Bailey's 40-yard field goal as time ran out.Upvote Share Tweet
Breakfast links: Undefeated!On Sunday, Oct. 26, 2008, the Cowboys beat the Buccaneers, the Redskins beat the Lions, the Eagles beat the Falcons and the Giants beat the Steelers. All four teams in the NFC East played and won on the same day. A 4-0 day for the division whose fans li…Upvote Share Tweet
Rookie David Wilson finally shows NY Giants life in the fast lane with 3 TDs as race in the NFC East may come down to final wnydailynews.com Updated Dec 10, 2012The television cameras caught a tear from David Wilson’s left eye rolling down his face after he lost a fumble halfway through the first quarter of the first game of his NFL career in the Giants’ season-opening loss to the Cowboys.Upvote Share TweetCowboys owner Jerry Jones said he took time during pre-game warmups to visit with former cornerbacks Terence Newman and Adam Jones. Newman and Adam Jones now start for Cincinnati. Newman and Adam Jones did a good job in coverage, though Newman dropped t…Upvote Share TweetCowboys rookie cornerback Morris Claiborne suffered a lacerated lip in the third quarter when he collided with safety Danny McCray as they attempted to tackle Cincinnati tight end Orson Charles near the sideline on a 17-yard pass. Claiborne, whose helme…Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys DT Rob Callaway has mixed emotions after earning opportunity in wake of team tragedyRob Callaway had mixed emotions after Sunday’s game in Cincinnati. The Cowboys defensive lineman played in his first professional game after being called up from the practice squad Saturday. But he understood that the arrest of nose tackle Josh Brent onUpvote Share TweetDoug Free, who has struggled this season, ceded some playing time to Jermey Parnell on Sunday against Cincinnati. Free and Parnell alternated at right tackle. It was the latest indication the Cowboys are dissatisfied with Free’s performance. Before SundUpvote Share Tweet
Cowboys kicker Dan Bailey creeping up on team record for clutch kicksDan Bailey’s 40-yard field goal as time expired was his second game-winning kick of the season for the Cowboys. He hit a 38-yarder in overtime to beat Cleveland. Bailey has six game-winning kicks and he has yet to complete his second season. Rafael SeptUpvote Share Tweet
Cowboys consider requiring players to use breath-testing devices on their carsAs the Cowboys process the events of Saturday morning, which resulted in the death of linebacker Jerry Brown and the arrest of nose tackle Josh Brent on charges of intoxication manslaughter, the organization is looking for ways to avoid similar tragedie…Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys’ Jason Garret on Rob Ryan’s unsportsmanlike conduct penalty: ‘We have to keep our emotions in check’It’s not every defensive coordinator who gets called for unsportsmanlike conduct. But Rob Ryan isn’t every coordinator. Ryan was hit with a 9-yard penalty (half-the-distance to the goal) for going onto the field to argue with a Cincinnati player earlyUpvote Share Tweet
Garrett addresses tragic situation, Bryant's healthDec 10Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett discusses the full support the Cowboys have for defensive tackle Josh Brent and the status of wide receiver Dez Bryant's hand.
Cowboys TragedyDec 10Former Cowboys CB Dwayne Goodrich, who served six years in prison for a fatal crash, joins "OTL" to talk about the recent tragedy involving the Dallas Cowboys.
Dallas Cowboys get emotional winDec 10ESPN Dallas' Todd Archer and Jean-Jacques Taylor analyze the Dallas Cowboys' emotional 20-19 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals.
Can The NFL Do More To Prevent DUIs?Dec 10Stephen A. Smith, Antonio Pierce and Skip Bayless debate whether the NFL can do more to prevent players from driving under the influence.
Peter King: With three weeks left, awards races still very much up in the …Dec 10Adrian Peterson is not chasing 2,000 yards. He is chasing 2,105. The record.