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Cowboys WR Dez Bryant: “Never get comfortable. That’s when you …

Cowboys WR Dez Bryant: “Never get comfortable. That’s when you start falling downhill.”

dallasnews.com ESPN.com Updated 3 hours ago
Dez Bryant is a flamboyant talent on the field. And he readily accepts criticism from the Cowboys coaching staff off it. “If it’s not right, tell me it’s not right because I want to do my best to fix it,’’ Bryant said. “I’ve always been that way. “I wan…
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  • Another day off for Cowboys QB Tony Romo. That will change soon…

    Another day off for Cowboys QB Tony Romo. That will change soon.

    dallasnews.com ESPN.com 21 minutes ago
    Dallas Cowboy Tony Romo tosses the football around during the team’s morning practice at Valley Ranch on August 18, 2014 in Irving, Texas. (David Woo/The Dallas Morning News)
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  • Versatile Durant gives Cowboys options

    Versatile Durant gives Cowboys options

    ESPN.com 4 hours ago
    Justin Durant said he learned soon after arriving in the NFL that versatility equates to a long career. That approach has earned Durant, who played some strongside linebacker last season, a starting job with the Dallas Cowboys. It'll take another week o…
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  • Martinez's happy homecoming spurs Rangers in finale

    Martinez's happy homecoming spurs Rangers in finale

    MLB.com nytimes.com 5 hours ago
    The Nick Martinez Fan Club showed ready to cheer for the local boy, and he followed through with seven strikeouts over six two-run innings in a 5-4 victory over the Marlins on Wednesday afternoon at Marlins Park.
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  • Cowboys, Patriots top Forbes NFL franchise value list; Bills, R…

    Cowboys, Patriots top Forbes NFL franchise value list; Bills, Rams on bottom

    Want to buy an NFL franchise? Better liquidate grandma's AT&T stock. Forbes has come out with its annual list of the NFL's most valuable franchises, and there are some familiar names at the top. The Dallas Cowboys and New England Patriots top the li…
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  • DeMarco Murray wasn’t confident in his backups last season, but…

    DeMarco Murray wasn’t confident in his backups last season, but that’s changed

    dallasnews.com 5 hours ago
    IRVING – DeMarco Murray had doubts when he would come out of games last year. The Dallas Cowboys lead running back wasn’t sure if his replacements could successfully carry the load. Murray no longer has those concerns. What he’s seen throughout the offs…
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  • Orlando Scandrick has two-a-days in his future

    Orlando Scandrick has two-a-days in his future

    Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick is going to work harder during his suspension than he had to during training camp. Scandrick, who was suspended four games for violating the league’s PED policy, said he intends to be ready when he walks back in the …
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  • Dallas Cowboys switch up in-season practice schedule

    Dallas Cowboys switch up in-season practice schedule

    dallasnews.com ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    IRVING — After three consecutive 8-8 seasons, Jason Garrett has decided to change the Cowboys’ routine. The team will now work on Tuesday, which has traditionally been a day off in the NFL. Under the new schedule, healthy players won’t have to report to…
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  • Dwayne Harris says Dallas Cowboys can duplicate 2013 success in…

    Dwayne Harris says Dallas Cowboys can duplicate 2013 success in return game

    dallasnews.com 7 hours ago
    IRVING — Dwayne Harris has returned only one punt this preseason and no kickoffs. But one of the league’s best specialists isn’t concerned about his lack of work in the Cowboys’ two exhibition games, vowing to be ready for Week 1. “I get enough return r…
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  • Holland not quite ready to rejoin Rangers' rotation

    Holland not quite ready to rejoin Rangers' rotation

    MLB.com 8 hours ago
    The Rangers see Derek Holland making progress in his recovery from offseason knee surgery. They still don't see him ready to return to the Major Leagues.
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  • Former Dallas Cowboy Andre Gurode says workout partner Josh Bre…

    Former Dallas Cowboy Andre Gurode says workout partner Josh Brent “working his butt off” to return to NFL

    dallasnews.com 9 hours ago
    IRVING _ Today is alumni day at Valley Ranch. About two dozen former Cowboys watched the morning practice. One of those ex-players is five-time Pro Bowl offensive lineman Andre Gurode, who has become a workout partner and mentor of sorts for former Cowb…
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  • Pipeline preview: Frisco, San Antonio set for battle

    Pipeline preview: Frisco, San Antonio set for battle

    MLB.com 10 hours ago
    Top prospect from the Rangers' and Padres' organizations will meet in Texas League matchup on Wednesday when Joey Gallo and Double-A Frisco take on Austin Hedges and San Antonio.
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  • Pushed by Williams, Randle playing well

    Pushed by Williams, Randle playing well

    ESPN.com dallasnews.com 11 hours ago
    IRVING, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle, a fifth-round pick who rushed for 164 yards as a rookie last season, opened his conversation with a reporter by declaring that this would be the only time he spoke to the media this season. Tol…
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  • Rule emphasis has Brandon Carr on edge

    Rule emphasis has Brandon Carr on edge

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    IRVING, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr is looking forward to making his preseason debut Saturday against the Miami Dolphins. He’s not so sure he’s looking forward to seeing the officials. Through three preseason weeks, officials are cal…
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  • Video - Jones: Big Debate Over Drafting Manziel 04:08

    Jones: Big Debate Over Drafting Manziel

    Aug 20
    Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss Cowboys owner Jerry Jones' comments about almost taking QB Johnny Manziel in the first round of the NFL draft in May.
  • Video - Jerry Jones Denies Manziel Draft Card Dispute 02:08

    Jerry Jones Denies Manziel Draft Card Dispute

    Aug 19
    Tim MacMahon discusses Cowboys owner Jerry Jones' assertion that there wasn't a draft day dispute with his son, Stephen, involving Johnny Manziel's draft card.
  • Video - Romo Recovering; Defense Has To Follow 01:16

    Romo Recovering; Defense Has To Follow

    Aug 19
    Dallas Cowboys reporter Todd Archer discusses quarterback Tony Romo's recovery and the poor play of the defense and how much of that is due to injuries.
  • Video - Stanton Lifts Marlins In 10 00:50

    Stanton Lifts Marlins In 10

    Aug 19
    Giancarlo Stanton's RBI single in the 10th inning gave the Marlins a 4-3 win over the Rangers.

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    Aug 20
    Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose was a last-minute scratch Wednesday night from Team USA's exhibition game against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden.
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    Aug 19
    Derrick Rose sat out his second consecutive day of practice Tuesday but is still expected to play for Team USA in its exhibition game Wednesday night against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden.
  • Browns QB? Flip a Coin

    Aug 19
    All along, Browns coach Mike Pettine wanted to name a quarterback entering the third week of the preseason. The third game is when all NFL teams play their first units the most all summer. In the case of a new coaching staff such as Cleveland’s, it’s th…