Dallas Sports News and Rumors
Training camp got underway with everyone scurrying to dictionary.com to look up the Jerry Jones word of the day: fungible. Not to be outdone, Jason Garrett came back one day later and threw out the word meritocracy in discussing his football team. What …Upvote Share Tweet
Dez Bryant: Dallas Cowboys won’t be hazing rookies; ‘We’re here to play football’dallasnews.com 19 minutes agoOXNARD, Calif. – Through the first two days of training camp, the Dallas Cowboys haven’t been in shoulder pads. That will change Saturday. But when the players head back to the locker room after practice, don’t expect to see any of the rookies carrying …Upvote Share Tweet
Dallas Cowboys WR Cole Beasley: Dez Bryant is a football version of Albert Einsteindallasnews.com 39 minutes agoOXNARD, Calif. — Cole Beasley thinks Dez Bryant is misunderstood. Heading to the locker room while time was still on the clock against Green Bay and arguing with Jason Witten on the sidelines in Detroit has led outsiders to paint a different picture of …Upvote Share Tweet
After struggling last season, Dallas Cowboys LB Bruce Carter says football has become fun againdallasnews.com 1 hour agoOXNARD, Calif. – Dallas Cowboys weakside linebacker Bruce Carter understands the criticism he received for his struggles last season. The 2011 second-round pick played in 15 games and finished with a career-high 96 tackles, but poor play led to him bein…Upvote Share Tweet
Williams starts, Feliz finishes win over A'sMLB.com 10 hours agoJerome Williams' debut with the Rangers couldn't have gone much better as he allowed a run in six innings as Texas defeated first-place Oakland, 4-1, on Friday night at Globe Life Park.Upvote Share TweetJerome Williams pitched six solid innings while becoming the team-record 31st pitcher used this season by the Texas Rangers, and they beat AL West-leading Oakland 4-1 on Friday night.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 13 hours agoOXNARD, Calif. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Dallas Cowboys training camp: Linebacker Rolando McClain is expected to be at Saturday’s walkthrough after being found guilty of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct from an incident in…Upvote Share Tweet
Day 2 observations from Dallas Cowboys training camp practice: QB Tony Romo gets a day off; DC Rod Marinelli keeps on yellingdallasnews.com 13 hours agoCowboys receiver James Newsome attempts to catch a pass during the afternoon practice. (Michael Ainsworth/The Dallas Morning News)Upvote Share Tweet
Dallas Cowboys DC Rod Marinelli: ‘I like getting guys tired and then I want them to execute under a little bit of duress’dallasnews.com 14 hours agoCowboys defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli direct a defensive drill. (Michael Ainsworth/The Dallas Morning News)Upvote Share TweetLinebacker Rolando McClain is on his way back to Oxnard and the plan is for him to be available for the Cowboys Saturday afternoon practice. McClain began the day in an Alabama courtroom where he received an 18-day sentence on two misdemeanor charges. H…Upvote Share Tweetdallasnews.com 18 hours agoA public visitation for former Dallas Cowboys fullback Robert Newhouse will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home in Dallas. Newhouse, who played in three Super Bowls with the Cowboys in the 1970s, died Tuesday at the age of 64…Upvote Share Tweet
Dwight Howard Actually Tried To Recruit Jameer Nelson To Houstondimemag.com 18 hours agoFree agent point guard Jameer Nelson signed a two-year deal with the Dallas Mavericks this week. If Dwight Howard had his way, Nelson would be in Houston instead. According to Shams Charania’s sources, Nelson made his decision despite a push from Howard…Upvote Share TweetOXNARD, Calif. -- He’s a Pro Bowl receiver just entering his prime with a ton of untapped potential. That excites Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant. At 25, Bryant has established himself as one of the NFL’s elite receivers, tying for the league lead in…Upvote Share Tweet
Jason Garrett explains why Dallas Cowboys team shirt says ‘FIGHT’dallasnews.com 18 hours agoOXNARD, Calif. – During Tony Romo’s Thursday press conference to open training camp, the Dallas Cowboys quarterback was sporting a t-shirt with the word “FIGHT” on it. Other team members have been seen wearing them as well. What’s the reason for the shi…Upvote Share Tweet
Dallas Cowboys take a look at former first-round pick Larry Englishdallasnews.com 19 hours agoOXNARD, Calif. — The Cowboys are looking at former first-round pick Larry English, a source said. But no decision has been made about signing him. English, a 3-4 outside linebacker, was cut by San Diego on Tuesday and met with Dallas’ brass Thursday. He…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com 20 hours agoPerhaps you’ve heard the condescending remarks James Harden and teammate Dwight Howard made in the wake of Chandler Parson‘s departure for Dallas. After the Rockets failed to match Parson’s near-max deal with the Mavs, Harden and Dwight basically said i…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 21 hours agoOXNARD, Calif. -- Three thoughts on Day 2 of Dallas Cowboys training camp: We kind of assumed Orlando Scandrick is competing with Morris Claiborne for a starting cornerback spot. Jason Garrett said he's playing the two best cornerbacks, which should mea…Upvote Share TweetOXNARD, Calif. -- For the first time in what seems like forever, the Dallas Cowboys open training camp with legitimate confidence in their offensive line. Over the past few years, that unit has gone from a glaring weakness to a great strength. The Cowbo…Upvote Share Tweet
Stephen Jones: Cowboys will give Justin Durant every chance to win starting middle linebacker jobdallasnews.com 22 hours agoDallas linebacker Justin Durant (52) works against the sled during the first day of Dallas Cowboys minicamp held at Valley Ranch in irving on Tuesday, June 17, 2014. (Louis DeLuca / Staff Photographer)Upvote Share Tweet
Shedding some light on Kyle Orton divorce: Cowboys backup QB met with club officials in Dallas a few weeks ago, looked in ‘greatdallasnews.com 23 hours agoOXNARD, Calif. — Just two weeks before training camp was to start, Dallas Cowboys quarterbacks coach Wade Wilson said he was preparing as if backup quarterback Kyle Orton would be in California with the team for practices. A week ago, however, the Cowbo…Upvote Share Tweet
Charley Casserly has strong opinions on Dallas Cowboys linebackersJul 25NFL Media's Charley Casserly is unimpressed with Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain. Find out what he says about the team's risky acquisition.
Will Bryant Get Paid Like An Elite Receiver?Jul 25Mark Dominik discusses how the Cowboys perceive WR Dez Bryant and whether they'll see eye-to-eye in discussions for his next contract.
Is Best Yet To Come For Romo?Jul 25Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith debate comments made by Cowboys QB Tony Romo, who said we'll see the best version of him in the next four to five years.
Rangers Hold Off AthleticsJul 25Adrian Beltre had two hits and an RBI as the Rangers defeated the Athletics 4-1.
Omri Casspi returning to Sacramento Kings with one-year dealJul 25Veteran forward Omri Casspi is returning to the Sacramento Kings, according to sources close to the process.
The Ray Rice FalloutJul 25OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Head bowed, Ray Rice went out to his first practice of his seventh NFL season Thursday morning. General manager Ozzie Newsome had just told him he’d be suspended for the first two games of the 2014 NFL season—important division games…
Cleveland Cavaliers remain front-runner in Kevin Love trade sweepstakes, s…Jul 25The Cleveland Cavaliers cannot officially trade Andrew Wiggins before Aug. 23 but remain the closest thing to a front-runner in the trade sweepstakes for the Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Love, according to sources close to the process.
Point guard Jameer Nelson signs with Dallas MavericksJul 24Veteran point guard Jameer Nelson signed with the Dallas Mavericks, the team announced Thursday.