This is the November 27, 2012 news archive. View today's Cowboys rumors and news.
The Chicago Bears signed former Cowboys offensive lineman Andre Gurode, hoping to boost a short-handed unit. A five-time Pro Bowl pick, Gurode made five starts at left guard and appeared in 13 games for Baltimore last season after playing with the Cowbo…Upvote Share Tweet
Running back DeMarco Murray was hopeful he’d play again by Thanksgiving. But Thursday passed and Murray was still sidelined with the sprained left foot he suffered Oct. 14 against Baltimore. Whether the running back will return to action Sunday remainsUpvote Share Tweet
Gosselin: Fallen Eagles will try to stay grounded vs. injury-depleted CowboysThere’s a two-fold reason for the Philadelphia Eagles to build a gameplan around rushing the football Sunday night against the Cowboys. First, the Eagles have a rookie quarterback who hasn’t thrown a touchdown pass in his two career starts. Nick FolesUpvote Share Tweet
Eagles’ CB Rodgers-Cromartie faces tall task as two-game surge has Dez Bryant on pace for 1,000 receiving yardsKEY MATCHUP Eagles CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie vs. Cowboys WR Dez Bryant RODGERS-CROMARTIE Rodgers-Cromartie (6-2, 182) didn’t have a great game the first time the Eagles played the Cowboys three weeks ago. He didn’t have a solo tackle and didn”Upvote Share TweetCowboys wide receiver Miles Austin is expected to recover from hip and back injuries to play Sunday night against the Philadelphia Eagles, a source told Ed Werder of ESPN. Austin was injured on the first play of the Cowboys’ second series in the team’Upvote Share Tweet
In span of six weeks, Jerry Jones goes from saying Cowboys can compete for Super Bowl to declaring it’s ‘running out of timeSix weeks ago, when the Cowboys were one game below .500 as they are now, owner Jerry Jones said Dallas was evolving into a team that could compete for a Super Bowl title this season. “Not next year, this year,” he said on KRLD-FM (105.3) on Oct. 16,Upvote Share TweetAnthony Spencer wasn’t interested in talking last Thursday after the Cowboys lost 38-31 to Washington. He brushed off reporters who were hoping he’d comment on yet another strong performance when he led the Cowboys with 10 tackles and also had a team-Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys bring back WR Andre Holmes to the practice squadIRVING - The Cowboys have brought back Andre Holmes to the practice squad, two days after cutting him from the active roster. In seven games this season, Holmes made two catches for 11 yards.The 24-year-old receiver who played at Division II Hilsdale inUpvote Share Tweet
Breaking Down the ‘Boys: One easy way to improve Cowboys’ running gameJonathan 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 ofUpvote Share TweetHere's an unbylined story on the Dallas Morning News's website, about one of those stupid petitions on Whitehouse.gov. This one calls for President Obama to remove Jerry Jones as owner of the Cowboys. More »Upvote Share Tweet
Jerry Jones: Jason Garrett doesn’t have too much on his plateAs long as the Cowboys continue to underachieve, Jerry Jones will face questions about his head coach. Owner Jerry Jones, and head coach Jason Garrett speak to the media about their third round draft pick Tyrone Crawford at Valley Ranch in Irving, Frida…Upvote Share TweetPHILADELPHIA - The Philadelphia Eagles will place wide receiver DeSean Jackson on injured reserve after he sustained multiple rib fractures in Monday night’s loss to Carolina. Jackson leads the team with 45 catches and 700 yards receiving, but has onlUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 27, 2012Did the 49ers' QB change damage their Super Bowl hopes? Hardly, history says. Not only has such a move been done before, but it's been done with success. Don Banks explains.Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys need to finish season 4-1 or better to make playoffs, and that hasn’t happened since 1993IRVING — To get into the playoffs the Cowboys will likely have to finish with nine or 10 wins. That means Dallas has to win at least four of its last five games. But Santa Claus hasn’t been kind to the Cowboys of late. Instead of a jolly HoHoHo, it’Upvote Share TweetStaying with the same tone he had in the locker room after Thursday’s 38-31 loss to the Washington Redskins, Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones wasn’t optimistic when asked Tuesday about his team having time to correct their mistakes and stUpvote Share Tweet
Kerry J. Byrne: Steelers coughed up a gift in Week 12, but Browns almost b…Nov 27The Dawg Pound barked with joy when the Cleveland Browns upended the hated Pittsburgh Steelers 20-14 on Sunday.
Peter King: From Bowles blowing it to Chip's chances, coach talk heats up;…Nov 27Clearing out the NFL notebook entering Week 13:
Don Banks: Opinions still split on Kaepernick move, but history backs Harb…Nov 27Even when it feels like something entirely new has come along in the NFL -- like the head coach of a leading Super Bowl contender making a late-season starting quarterback change -- it's usually not all that novel. Not entirely.
Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 12Nov 27The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.