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When the Dallas Cowboys opened training camp in Oxnard, Calif. last Saturday, owner Jerry Jones said that the NFL was "closer than ever" to a return to the Los Angeles market. On a Wednesday appearance on the NFL Network, Jones acknowledged th…Share Tweet
Dallas Cowboys OL Phil Costa on his engagement to Hulk Hogan’s daughter, Brooke: ‘I’m excited about it’In this June 3, 2012 file photo, TV personality Brooke Hogan arrives at the MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles. Hogan, the daughter of wrestler Hulk Hogan, is engaged to Dallas Cowboys offensive lineman Phil Costa. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)Share Tweet
Not playing football is only way Miles Austin says he could’ve avoided previous injuries; ‘It’s the nature of the beast’OXNARD, Calif. – Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Miles Austin has become better known for his hamstring injuries than his play on the field over the last couple of seasons. Austin finished with 943 yards and six touchdowns last year while battling those se…Share Tweet
Cowboys have a quiet day on the injury frontOXNARD, Calif. – It was a relatively quiet day on the injury front for the Cowboys. The team made it through the practice unscathed Wednesday. Here is a glance at the sidelined players: Position; Player; Injury; Status Status … [visit site to read more]Share Tweet
Cowboys MLB Sean Lee sheds pounds to adjust to new defensive schemeOXNARD, Calif. – Numbers and names blend together on the Cowboys’ roster. But one thing stands out among all the digits and letters: Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee is carrying significantly less weight than he did last season. He is 11 pounds lighter than …Share Tweet
Hamstring pulls the most common injury at Cowboys training campOXNARD, Calif. — Tyrone Crawford went down with a torn left Achilles tendon. Fellow defensive end Anthony Spencer will have his left knee scoped after an MRI revealed he had a bone bruise. But the most common injury plaguing the Cowboys is the hamstring…Share TweetOXNARD, Calif. — During one play Wednesday, Cowboys rookie safety J.J. Wilcox spun receiver Terrance Williams to the ground. This wasn’t surprising. Wilcox has shown an interest in initiating contact during training camp thus far. “Wilcox tackles way to…Share Tweet
Day 4 observations from Dallas Cowboys training camp practice: CB Brandon Carr makes play of the day with interception vs. WR DeDALLAS COWBOYS OBSERVATION DECK: Here’s what stood out from Day 4 of Dallas Cowboys’ training camp practices Wednesday in Oxnard, Calif.: • For the Cowboys’ second day in full pads, they worked a lot in two-minute situations in hurry-up mode. • Former C…Share TweetThe Cowboys’ defensive line depth chart could have a couple new names. The club appears ready to add defensive end George Selvie, Aaron Wilson of NationalFootballPost.com reported Wednesday. Also, per Brandon George of the Dallas Morning News, the Cowbo…Share TweetOXNARD, Calif. — DeMarcus Ware will probably never be confused for Jerry Jones, but he sure looked like the Dallas Cowboys owner in a photo he posted earlier this month on his Facebook page. Ware, who’s … [visit site to read more]Share TweetOXNARD, Calif. – Through three training camp practices, Cowboys coach Jason Garrett sees Tony Romo looking more like Tony Romo. Romo did not take part in the organized team activities and minicamp because he was recovering form surgery to remove a cyst …Share Tweet
Dallas Cowboys sign two veteran free agent defensive linemen, cut WR Lavasier TuineiOXNARD, Calif. — The Dallas Cowboys signed two veteran free agent defensive linemen Wednesday afternoon and cut one wide receiver before the start of their afternoon training camp practice. The Cowboys have signed defensive end George Selvie and defensi…Share TweetOXNARD, Calif. -- When Cowboys coach Jason Garrett was asked Wednesday when starting defensive tackle Jay Ratliff (hamstring) would return, the response wasn't a good one. It appears Ratliff won't return this week, and next week is in question as well. …Share TweetOXNARD, Calif. -- Cowboys defensive end Anthony Spencer will have surgery Thursday to repair a balky left knee and could be out as long as three weeks. In the meantime, undrafted second-year player Ben Bass is making the most of his opportunity to see m…Share TweetCollege boy Jason Garrett wants his team to spend some time in training camp brushing up on the Pythagorean theorem. His explanation is remarkably logical!Read more...Share Tweet
Jason Garrett quizzes Miles Austin on Pythagoras and right triangles during morning walk-throughOXNARD, Calif. – After watching Miles Austin run a route in position drills during Wednesday morning’s walk-through practice, Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett began quizzing the 29-year-old receiver. Garrett’s questioning wasn’t of the usual foot…Share Tweet
Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Here are the best and worst tacklers on the CowboysJonathan 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 ofShare Tweet
Cowboys’ Jerry Jones selected to NFF’s Leadership Hall of FameLITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones — who grew up in North Little Rock — has been selected for the National Football Foundation Leadership Hall of Fame. Jones was an All-Southwest Conference lineman at the University of Arkansas and was…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 24, 2013The Cowboys might have wanted to look at internal options to replace some injured defensive linemen, but three days into training camp, they’re running low on linemen. And with a roster spot to fill, they’re considering several options, including former…Share TweetTwo of the NFL’s top tight ends are lending their voices to support testing players for human growth hormone. With the NFL and NFLPA meeting today to work on an HGH testing plan, Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez and Cowboys tight end Jason Witten have bo…Share Tweet
What’s ahead for Cowboys _ Day 4Another morning of cool temperatures here in So Cal. Give me a moment to put on my light sweatshirt and we’ll see what lies ahead as the Cowboys enter Day 4 of camp. Since the first practice in pads took place yesterday afternoon, it will be interesting…Share Tweet
Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Are the Cowboys really a poor tackling team?Dallas Cowboys linebacker Anthony Spencer (93) and nose tackle Jay Ratliff (90) talk from the sidelines during the Cowboys training camp, Monday, July 22, 2013, in Oxnard, Calif. (AP Photo/Gus Ruelas)Share TweetDallas Cowboys Why did the Cowboys draft a receiver so early in this year's draft? Dwayne Harris has his reasons. From ESPNDallas.com's Tim MacMahon: "Receiver Dez Bryant, fresh off a breakout season and drama-free offseason, sees himself as a blos…Share TweetCowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant has big goals this season, saying he wants to catch 20 touchdowns and gain 2,000 receiving yards. He figures he owes the Cowboys that much for their faith in him. Bryant said the loyalty the team showed during last year’…Share Tweet
Taking on a leadership role, Dez Bryant says: ‘There’s no backwards for me’Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) runs up the field with the ball after a catch during the afternoon practice at Dallas Cowboys training camp in Oxnard, California on July 22, 2013. (Vernon Bryant/The Dallas Morning News)Share Tweet
Cowboys set up DeMarco Murray with a helmet cam to give fans a first-person view of the actionOXNARD, Calif. — On the first day of practice Sunday, Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray had an accessory attached to his helmet: A tiny, black video camera. Immediately, the device sparked curiosity. What was it doing there? Was it being used for coac…Share Tweet
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant looks to the futureJul 24Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant talks to NFL Network's Michael Irvin about maturing as a player and dealing with the pressure of being a co-leader of the team.
Dez Bryant listening closely to Jerry JonesJul 24Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is paying close attention to the words of team owner Jerry Jones about on- and off-the-field advice. "He listens to me," Jones said.
State of the Dallas Cowboys with Jerry JonesJul 24Expectations are higher than ever in Dallas after the Cowboys extended Tony Romo's contract. Michael Irvin talks with owner Jerry Jones about Romo and Bill Callahan's role in improving the offense.
Michael Irvin: Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant stands out during campJul 24Michael Irvin discusses Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant's performance during 1-on-1s at Wednesday's training camp.