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Jerry Jones says two NFL teams could move to Los Angeles

Jerry Jones says two NFL teams could move to Los Angeles

yahoo.com Updated Jul 24, 2013
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…
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  • Dallas Cowboys OL Phil Costa on his engagement to Hulk Hogan’s …

    Dallas Cowboys OL Phil Costa on his engagement to Hulk Hogan’s daughter, Brooke: ‘I’m excited about it’

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    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)
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  • Not playing football is only way Miles Austin says he could’ve …

    Not playing football is only way Miles Austin says he could’ve avoided previous injuries; ‘It’s the nature of the beast’

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    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…
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  • Cowboys have a quiet day on the injury front

    Cowboys have a quiet day on the injury front

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    OXNARD, 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]
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  • Cowboys MLB Sean Lee sheds pounds to adjust to new defensive sc…

    Cowboys MLB Sean Lee sheds pounds to adjust to new defensive scheme

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    OXNARD, 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 …
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  • Hamstring pulls the most common injury at Cowboys training camp

    Hamstring pulls the most common injury at Cowboys training camp

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    OXNARD, 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…
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  • Cowboys coach Jason Garrett says rookie S J.J. Wilcox ‘tackles …

    Cowboys coach Jason Garrett says rookie S J.J. Wilcox ‘tackles way too much in practice’

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    OXNARD, 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…
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  • Day 4 observations from Dallas Cowboys training camp practice: …

    Day 4 observations from Dallas Cowboys training camp practice: CB Brandon Carr makes play of the day with interception vs. WR De

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    DALLAS 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…
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  • Reports: Cowboys poised to add George Selvie, Landon Cohen

    Reports: Cowboys poised to add George Selvie, Landon Cohen

    The 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…
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  • DeMarcus Ware puts on Jerry Jones mask for Papa John’s commerci…

    DeMarcus Ware puts on Jerry Jones mask for Papa John’s commercial

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    OXNARD, 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]
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  • Tony Romo 'getting better every day'

    Tony Romo 'getting better every day'

    ESPN.com Jul 24, 2013
    OXNARD, 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 …
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  • Dallas Cowboys sign two veteran free agent defensive linemen, c…

    Dallas Cowboys sign two veteran free agent defensive linemen, cut WR Lavasier Tuinei

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    OXNARD, 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…
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  • Jay Ratliff could be out for a while

    Jay Ratliff could be out for a while

    ESPN.com dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    OXNARD, 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. …
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  • Ben Bass taking first-team reps at DE

    Ben Bass taking first-team reps at DE

    ESPN.com Jul 24, 2013
    OXNARD, 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…
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  • The Cowboys Are Going To Lead The League In Geometry Exam Score…

    The Cowboys Are Going To Lead The League In Geometry Exam Scores

    College 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...
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  • Jason Garrett quizzes Miles Austin on Pythagoras and right tria…

    Jason Garrett quizzes Miles Austin on Pythagoras and right triangles during morning walk-through

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    OXNARD, 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…
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  • Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Here are the best and worst tacklers o…

    Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Here are the best and worst tacklers on the Cowboys

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 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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  • Cowboys’ Jerry Jones selected to NFF’s Leadership Hall of Fame

    Cowboys’ Jerry Jones selected to NFF’s Leadership Hall of Fame

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    LITTLE 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…
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  • Running low on D-line, Cowboys consider Okoye

    Running low on D-line, Cowboys consider Okoye

    profootballtalk.com Jul 24, 2013
    The 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…
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  • Witten, Gonzalez speak out in favor of HGH testing

    Witten, Gonzalez speak out in favor of HGH testing

    Two 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…
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  • What’s ahead for Cowboys _ Day 4

    What’s ahead for Cowboys _ Day 4

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    Another 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…
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  • Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Are the Cowboys really a poor tackling…

    Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Are the Cowboys really a poor tackling team?

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    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)
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  • Links: Vick just wants to help Eagles win

    Links: Vick just wants to help Eagles win

    ESPN.com Jul 24, 2013
    Dallas 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…
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  • Dez Bryant wants to repay Cowboys’ trust

    Dez Bryant wants to repay Cowboys’ trust

    Cowboys 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’…
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  • Taking on a leadership role, Dez Bryant says: ‘There’s no backw…

    Taking on a leadership role, Dez Bryant says: ‘There’s no backwards for me’

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    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)
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  • Cowboys set up DeMarco Murray with a helmet cam to give fans a …

    Cowboys set up DeMarco Murray with a helmet cam to give fans a first-person view of the action

    dallasnews.com Jul 24, 2013
    OXNARD, 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…
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  • Video - Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant looks to the future 01:52

    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant looks to the future

    Jul 24
    Dallas 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.
  • Video - Dez Bryant listening closely to Jerry Jones 01:11

    Dez Bryant listening closely to Jerry Jones

    Jul 24
    Dallas 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.
  • Video - State of the Dallas Cowboys with Jerry Jones 05:39

    State of the Dallas Cowboys with Jerry Jones

    Jul 24
    Expectations 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.
  • Video - Michael Irvin: Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant stands out during camp 00:32

    Michael Irvin: Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant stands out during camp

    Jul 24
    Michael Irvin discusses Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant's performance during 1-on-1s at Wednesday's training camp.

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