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Jason Garrett: Tony Romo has a bright future leading the Cowboy…

Jason Garrett: Tony Romo has a bright future leading the Cowboys

profootballtalk.com nytimes.com Updated Jan 1, 2013
A three-interception game in a crucial Week 17 contest hasn’t cost Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo the confidence of his coach: Jason Garrett says that he remains a believer in Romo and looks forward to coaching him for years to come. “We have a great b
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  • Running on empty: Cowboys record lowest 16-game rushing total i…

    Running on empty: Cowboys record lowest 16-game rushing total in franchise history

    dallasnews.com Jan 1, 2013
    The Cowboys set a club record this season. It’s not one they wanted. The team rushed for 1,265 yards. That is 144 yards less than the previous Cowboys low in a 16-game season and represents a drop of 542 yards from the 2011 season. How bad is that total
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  • Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Cowboys’ leader in dropped passes migh…

    Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Cowboys’ leader in dropped passes might surprise you

    dallasnews.com Jan 1, 2013
    Jonathan Bales is a special contributor to SportsDayDFW.com. He’s the founder of The DC Times and writes for DallasCowboys.com and the New York Times. He’s also the author of 
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  • Chicago expresses interest in Cowboys Joe DeCamillis, but no in…

    Chicago expresses interest in Cowboys Joe DeCamillis, but no interview set

    Chicago has received persmission from the Cowboys to speak to Joe DeCamillis about the team’s head coaching vacancy. The Bears have not scheduled a time to interview the Cowboys special teams coach as of Tuesday afternoon. DeCamillis’ name was mention
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  • Rob Ryan “never blinked” but Jason Garrett won’t say if he’ll …

    Rob Ryan “never blinked” but Jason Garrett won’t say if he’ll return

    profootballtalk.com Jan 1, 2013
    The subject of play calling on both sides of the ball came up during Cowboys coach Jason Garrett’s year-end press conference on Monday. Garrett shot down the notion that he would bring in someone else to handle the offensive play calls that have remaine
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  • What happened after the Cowboys finished .500 in the past …

    What happened after the Cowboys finished .500 in the past …

    dallasnews.com Jan 1, 2013
    The Cowboys finished the season with a pedestrian 8-8 record. While this has now happened in back-to-back seasons, it marks only the fourth time in franchise history that the Cowboys finished the season at .500. Those previous teams rebounded from their…
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  • Even if the Cowboys had won: They might not have any players he…

    Even if the Cowboys had won: They might not have any players healthy for Round 1

    dallasnews.com Jan 1, 2013
    The Cowboys have run out of games. This coincides with them running out of players. The team did not want to see its playoff chances end with a 28-18 loss to Washington in the final game of the regular season. The Cowboys under head coach Jason Garrett …
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  • Video - Should Jones Force Garrett To Hire Norv Turner? 08:55

    Should Jones Force Garrett To Hire Norv Turner?

    Jan 1
    Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss Jason Garrett saying that the Cowboys will not hire Norv Turner.
  • Video - Double Coverage: Is Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo a franchise QB? 03:33

    Double Coverage: Is Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo a franchise QB?

    Jan 1
    Steve Wyche and Mark Kriegel break down which head coaches will find another coaching job in 2013, along with if Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo should be considered a franchise quarterback anymore.

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  • Peter King: Rams started their rebuilding effort the right way in 2012; ma…

    Jan 1
    On Black New Year's Day, as 11 NFL teams try to figure out what to do with either their organization, GM, coach, coaching staffs -- or all of them -- I bring you my Smart Team of the Year: the St. Louis Rams.
  • Jim Trotter: Seahawks defense short on marquee names, but not superstar pl…

    Jan 1
    There were 53 cornerbacks selected in the 2011 NFL draft, and Richard Sherman wasn't among the first 33 chosen. If you think that doesn't grate on him, then you don't know Sherman, who was taken in the fifth round by the Seattle Seahawks.