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Emmitt Smith ‘very frustrated’ with current Cowboys team

Emmitt Smith ‘very frustrated’ with current Cowboys team

dallasnews.com profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 30, 2013
Emmitt Smith admitted Wednesday that he’s frustrated with the Dallas Cowboys. But he doesn’t think Jerry Jones deserves the blame and adds that Jason Garrett is doing well as the team’s head coach. That’s a summary of what the NFL’s all-time rus
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  • Moore: Irvin’s likes Dez’s path but warns off-season is ‘most c…

    Moore: Irvin’s likes Dez’s path but warns off-season is ‘most critical time’

    dallasnews.com Jan 30, 2013
    Click here to read David Moore’s entire story NEW ORLEANS - A consensus emerged over the course of the season that Dez Bryant figured it out. A gaggle of critics who once questioned the Cowboys receiver spoke glowingly about how he had finally grown i
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  • Cowboys name Bisaccia special teams coach

    Cowboys name Bisaccia special teams coach

    ESPN.com dallasnews.com Jan 30, 2013
    The Dallas Cowboys moved closer to finalizing their coaching staff Wednesday by naming Rich Bisaccia special teams coordinator.
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  • Draft rankings: Cowboys 31st among NFL teams over last five yea…

    Draft rankings: Cowboys 31st among NFL teams over last five years, but sixth over last 10 years

    dallasnews.com Jan 30, 2013
    The Cowboys have acquired some good players via the NFL Draft over the last five years. Dez Bryant, Sean Lee, Tyron Smith, Bruce Carter, DeMarco Murray and Morris Claiborne are a few that stand out. But that doesn’t necessarily mean those drafts have be
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  • Five Cowboys who failed to meet expectations: No. 3

    Five Cowboys who failed to meet expectations: No. 3

    dallasnews.com Jan 30, 2013
    After the Cowboys failed to make the playoffs for the third consecutive season, management has spent time evaluating the roster.  They’ll instantly recognize players who surpassed expectations and others who didn’t meet them. We’ll examine the top
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  • Could Dallas replace Spencer with Melton?

    Could Dallas replace Spencer with Melton?

    ESPN.com Jan 30, 2013
    The Dallas Cowboys would like to bring linebacker Anthony Spencer back after Spencer's career year. They believe he could make the transition from 3-4 outside linebacker to 4-3 defensive end, and that the strides he made as a pass-rusher in 2012 portend…
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  • Senior Bowl look-back at defensive linemen: BYU’s Ezekial Ansah…

    Senior Bowl look-back at defensive linemen: BYU’s Ezekial Ansah stands out among DEs

    dallasnews.com Jan 30, 2013
    Clearly, the best defensive end during the Senior Bowl practices was BYU’s Ezekial Ansah. He gave offensive tackles fits, and you saw that some more in Saturday’s Senior Bowl. Ansah is projected to go in the middle of the first round and could be on t
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  • Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Final 2012 Cowboys Player Rankings, Gr…

    Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Final 2012 Cowboys Player Rankings, Grade Comparisons

    dallasnews.com Jan 30, 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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  • Video - Dallas Hot Button: Bring Back Anthony Spencer? 00:53

    Dallas Hot Button: Bring Back Anthony Spencer?

    Jan 30
    John Clayton answers this week's Dallas Hot Button. The burning question: Should the Dallas Cowboys bring back Pro Bowler LB Anthony Spencer?
  • Video - Emmitt Smith: Running game could be a non-factor 06:04

    Emmitt Smith: Running game could be a non-factor

    Jan 30
    Cowboys great Emmitt Smith joins "NFL AM" to talk allegations against Ray Lewis, Randy Moss' claim of being the best WR ever and how the running game could be diminished on Sunday.
  • Video - Emmitt Smith: Running game could be a non-factor 06:04

    Emmitt Smith: Running game could be a non-factor

    Jan 30
    Cowboys great Emmitt Smith joins "NFL AM" to talk allegations against Ray Lewis, Randy Moss' claim of being the best WR ever and how the running game could be diminished on Sunday.
  • Video - Daryl 'Moose' Johnston joins 'NFL AM' 08:29

    Daryl 'Moose' Johnston joins 'NFL AM'

    Jan 30
    Former Dallas Cowboys tight end Daryl "Moose" Johnston and a special guest join the set of "NFL AM" to discuss Super Bowl XLVII and the emotions of playing in the big game.

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    Jan 30
    Fans of old-school football should rejoice about the Ravens-49ers matchup. It should be power football at its finest.
  • Don Banks: Homegrown or imported, 49ers are loaded with blue-chip talent

    Jan 30
    NEW ORLEANS -- The Cain and Abel coaching subplot in this year's Super Bowl is undeniably the most irresistible in NFL history, but it's still the playing talent that decides championships in football, and that's where the San Francisco 49ers have almos…
  • Super Bowl XLVII - Ray Lewis, NFL too popular to be tarnished by performan…

    Jan 30
    Baltimore Ravens star Ray Lewis is far too big of a brand to be damaged by performance-enhancing drug accusations.
  • Jim Trotter: Behind 49ers' offense, a creative genius who's always thinkin…

    Jan 30
    NEW ORLEANS -- When 49ers players and coaches are asked about the ingenuity of offensive coordinator Greg Roman's game plans, the response is always the same. There is a smile, a chuckle or a roll of the eyes, then a virtual shrug of the shoulders that …