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Cowboys' Murray ruled out for 4th straight game

Cowboys' Murray ruled out for 4th straight game

IRVING, Texas (AP) -- The Dallas Cowboys will be without running back DeMarco Murray for the fourth consecutive game.
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  • Should the Cowboys go all-out on hurry-up offense?

    Should the Cowboys go all-out on hurry-up offense?

    dallasnews.com Nov 9, 2012
    IRVING — For two minutes and 28 seconds last Sunday, the Cowboys’ offense looked nothing like a rickety wagon mired in the mud. Instead it resembled a high-speed train zipping from one point to the next. Operating in shotgun, without huddling his team
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  • Two 3-5 teams? Doesn’t matter: Fox will put ‘A Team’ on Cowboys…

    Two 3-5 teams? Doesn’t matter: Fox will put ‘A Team’ on Cowboys-Eagles

    dallasnews.com Nov 9, 2012
    Such is the majesty of the Cowboys and the NFL East that Fox will have its “A Team” at Sunday’s matchup of Valley Ranch’s 3-5 team at the 3-5 Philadelphia Eagles. Granted announcing assignments are made weeks in advance, but an audible here would
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  • Jerry Jones: Cowboys were losing $1 million a month before I to…

    Jerry Jones: Cowboys were losing $1 million a month before I took over

    dallasnews.com Nov 9, 2012
    Jerry Jones was granted a brief respite Friday from questions about the Cowboys losing record and Jimmy Johnson’s barbs to accept an award. The owner of the Cowboys received the Murphy Award for Lifetime Achievement in Entrepreneurship at a luncheon at
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  • Philosophy Professors Come To The Defense Of Suspended Wyoming …

    Philosophy Professors Come To The Defense Of Suspended Wyoming Coach Dave "Mr. Fucking Howdy Doody" Christensen

    deadspin.com Nov 9, 2012
    Dave Christensen was suspended for a week and fined after this meltdown following Wyoming's loss to Air Force, in which he accused his counterpart of having the Falcons quarterback fake an injury to stop the clock. Our favorite quote, very to-the-point,…
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  • In only one year, Cowboys DC Rob Ryan has changed his tune abou…

    In only one year, Cowboys DC Rob Ryan has changed his tune about the Philadelphia Eagles

    dallasnews.com Nov 9, 2012
    IRVING — Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan’s view of the Philadelphia Eagles has changed dramatically in one year. As the Eagles added six former Pro Bowl players in free agency and trades before last season, then-backup quarterback Vince Young a
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  • Tell us: What will be the result of Sunday’s Eagles-Cowboys gam…

    Tell us: What will be the result of Sunday’s Eagles-Cowboys game?

    dallasnews.com Nov 9, 2012
    Tell us: What will be the result of Sunday’s Eagles-Cowboys game?
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  • Cowboys LB Sean Lee says he will need six weeks to recover from…

    Cowboys LB Sean Lee says he will need six weeks to recover from season-ending toe surgery before he can begin rehab

    dallasnews.com Nov 9, 2012
    IRVING — Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee said Friday that he hopes to be on the sidelines for the final few games of the season to help support his teammates. Right now, Lee can’t put pressure on his right foot after he underwent surgery on his right big
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  • Plano East product Charlie Peprah set to make debut for Cowboys…

    Plano East product Charlie Peprah set to make debut for Cowboys on Sunday at Philadelphia

    dallasnews.com Nov 9, 2012
    IRVING - It appears to be time for the debut of Plano East product Charlie Peprah. The former Green Bay safety is set to make his debut for the Cowboys on Sunday at Philadelphia, according to defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. Peprah has been inactive for
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  • LeSean McCoy says he’s fine despite battling flu this week

    LeSean McCoy says he’s fine despite battling flu this week

    profootballtalk.com Nov 9, 2012
    Eagles running back LeSean McCoy wasn’t able to practice on Wednesday or Thursday because of the flu, but he was back on the field Friday and is listed as probable for Sunday’s game against the Cowboys. McCoy said he doesn’t anticipate being limited
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  • Staubach: Cowboys' Jones should shed duties

    Staubach: Cowboys' Jones should shed duties

    Count "Captain Comeback" among those who think Cowboys owner Jerry Jones needs to shed some of his duties and delegate more authority in the team's front office.
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  • Final Word: NFC East

    Final Word: NFC East

    ESPN.com Nov 9, 2012
    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 10: Tough times. According to ESPN Stats & Information, the Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles will meet for the 103rd time on Sunday, but just the first meeting since Oct. 28, 1990 in which both teams ha…
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  • Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray not seen practicing Friday; NT Jay Ra…

    Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray not seen practicing Friday; NT Jay Ratliff back on the field

    dallasnews.com Nov 9, 2012
    IRVING - DeMarco Murray is still trying to prove to the Cowboys that he’s worthy of receiving a clean bill of health. A day after he was in full gear Murray was once again out of uniform Friday when his teammates were practicing. “He is making progr
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  • Video - NFL Live Week 10 Picks 04:43

    NFL Live Week 10 Picks

    Nov 9
    Trey Wingo, Mark Schlereth, and Tedy Bruschi make their picks for Sunday's key matchups.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Cowboys vs. Eagles 04:40

    'Playbook': Cowboys vs. Eagles

    Nov 9
    The "Playbook" crew debates which 3-5 NFC East time will play big and desperate enough to get to 4-5 in Week 10.
  • Video - Garrett Disagrees With Johnson's Comments 02:28

    Garrett Disagrees With Johnson's Comments

    Nov 9
    Ed Werder discusses the Cowboys reaction to the comments made by former coach Jimmy Johnson.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Players adjusting to good, bad of Thursday night schedule

    Nov 9
    If this were a typical season in the era of the NFL Network's Thursday night football package, the addition of the extra prime time game to the league's national TV schedule only would have started last night, with the arrival of Week 10. In its earlies…
  • Peter King: Bears-Texans showdown likely to turn on a big defensive play

    Nov 9
    The Texans bat passes down -- 25 of them this season. The Bears force fumbles -- 21 of them this year. You think a defense-fest can't be fun? Watch Sunday night when the Texans (7-1) travel to Soldier Field to face the similarly 7-1 Bears.
  • Clayton mailbag: Scramble for QBs costing coaches

    Nov 9
    The scramble for franchise quarterbacks is costing coaches their jobs, writes John Clayton.
  • The Mike Brown era ends in L.A., but the Week 10 picks must go on

    Nov 9
    A moment of silence for the ex-Lakers coach before getting to the Week 10 picks.