Dallas Sports News and Rumors
Damian Lillard’s Clutch 3-Pointer Before Monta Ellis’ Game-WinnerUpdated 15 hours ago Share Tweet
Saturday night featured a huge matchup for the Western Conference leading Portland Trail Blazers. After defeating the Pacers, Thunder and Jazz earlier in the week, they looked to finish off their four-game home stand with a win against the visiting Mave…
Share TweetThe top performers and key injuries in Week 14 of the N.F.L. season.Source: nytimes.com
Spotlight on ex-Dallas Cowboys, current Chicago DT Jeremiah RatliffUpdated 16 hours ago Share TweetSpotlight on ex-Dallas Cowboys, current Chicago DT Jeremiah RatliffShare TweetAbout a month ago the Dallas Cowboys looked like they were headed nowhere fast. But after two consecutive victories they find themselves on top of the NFC East standings as their December march begins with a game against Chicago at Soldier Field. A win …
Matchup to Watch: Dallas Cowboys CB Brandon Carr vs. Chicago Bears WR Brandon MarshallUpdated 19 hours ago Share TweetBrandon Carr hasn’t revealed who he will defend on Monday. He could be pitted against Alshon Jeffery or Brandon Marshall. But Marshall believes he will be receiver Carr is assigned to cover, and he’s not too pleased about it. “I don’t like playing again…
A year later, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says that handling death of Jerry Brown Jr. ranks among his toughest days in hisUpdated 20 hours ago Share TweetJerry Jones said this week that what he went through one year ago today ranks among the toughest days in his 25 seasons of owning the Dallas Cowboys. Jones had to help guide players and coaches through a tragedy. A year ago, Cowboys practice squad lineb…
Mavs' Ellis hits buzzer-beater to top BlazersUpdated Dec 8 (yesterday) Share TweetMonta Ellis hit a 21-foot jumper at the buzzer and the Dallas Mavericks snapped the Portland Trail Blazers' four-game winning streak with a 108-106 victory on Saturday night.Share Tweet? Tonight's coaches, Dallas' Rick Carlisle and Portland's Terry Stotts, were together on the Mavericks' staff from 2008-12 ? Carlisle as head coach, Stotts as his chief assistant. Is tonight any more of an emotional game for either coach? "I have a…Source: nba.comShare TweetTemperatures in Texas hit the 80s earlier this week, but Jack Frost was up to no good by Thursday and Friday, slamming the Dallas Metroplex with a wintry blast of ice and snow. Bad weather has forced the cancellation of the Dallas Marathon, which was ex…Source: yahoo.com
Jones has no problem with “Hollywood” perception of CowboysUpdated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetSeveral former Cowboys who currently work for the Bears recently took a shot at America’s Team regarding the perception that the franchise is about more than football. “It’s a little bit more like Hollywood,” former Cowboys and current Bears special-tea…Source: profootballtalk.com
Dallas Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray ready for the Chicago Bears, cold weather and perhaps increased workload Monday nightUpdated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetDeMarco Murray says it doesn’t matter whether a game is played early or late in a season or in hot or cold weather, the running game is “pretty important at all times.” The Dallas Cowboys lead back will likely have an increased workload Monday night in …
Dallas Cowboys DE DeMarcus Ware ready to get back on track after 10 days offUpdated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetDallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware (94) jogs to midfield for the coin toss before facing the Oakland Raiders at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Thursday, November 28, 2013. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News)
Dallas Cowboys official injury/practice report Saturday: CB Morris Claiborne ruled out for Monday night’s game at Chicago Bears;Updated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetDallas Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne has been ruled out Monday night at Chicago, marking the fourth time in the last five games that he hasn’t played because of a hamstring injury. Claiborne returned to play against the Giants on Nov. 24 but aggra…
Oklahoma State Is Lousy With Sore LosersUpdated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetMy goodness, are there a bunch of salty Cowboys in Stillwater right now. This is an Oklahoma State cheerleader attempting to trip Erik Striker after the final play of the game. Following that, fans began throwing snowballs at the players. Read more...Source: deadspin.com
Bob Stoops Is PopeyeUpdated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetThis is his immediate reaction after taking the lead against the Cowboys on a touchdown with 19 seconds left. The Sooners were strong to the finish and held on to win.Read more...Source: deadspin.com
Dwayne Harris returns to practice for CowboysUpdated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetWe already knew that Bears quarterback Jay Cutler wasn’t going to play Monday night, and there weren’t many other surprises on the final injury report for either side. Cowboys special teamer Dwayne Harris, who can change a game in an instant, was listed…Source: profootballtalk.com
Film study big for Cowboys' Dan BaileyUpdated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetIRVING, Texas – You wouldn’t think a kicker would study much film before a game, but Dallas kicker Dan Bailey is an exception. Not only has he tried to decipher the Chicago Bears' kick-return game, but he has also studied Bears kicker Robbie Gould. Bail…
Cowboys have hands full with Matt ForteUpdated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetIRVING, Texas -- Maybe this is not a good time to point out the Dallas Cowboys could have had running back Matt Forte in the 2008 draft. Instead they took Felix Jones in the first round and never saw him develop the way they wanted. The Chicago Bears dr…Share TweetIRVING, Texas – There has been plenty of talk about the elements leading into Monday’s game between the Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears. Most of it has been dealing with the cold weather. For rookie wide receiver Terrance Williams, who grew up in Dalla…
Tony Romo SC ConvoDec 8Tony Romo talks to Lisa Salters about the Cowboys' past woes in December.
Ellis' Buzzer-Beater Lifts MavsDec 7Monta Ellis knocked down a jumper at the buzzer to lift the Mavericks past the Blazers 108-106.
'Playbook': Dallas Cowboys vs. Chicago BearsDec 6The Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears have very impressive offenses, but why will the defense be key in this NFC matchup? "Playbook" breaks down two defenses that have showed glimpses of hope recently.
Bear Facts: Week 14Dec 6Tom Waddle, Jeff Dickerson, and Michael C. Wright look ahead to the Bears Week 14 matchup against the Cowboys.
Don Banks: Snow, wind, ice can't slow LeSean McCoy, EaglesDec 8PHILADELPHIA -- It speaks quite well of the Philadelphia Eagles and where they might be headed this season that they weathered this particular storm. The driving, game-altering snow that turned the game into a mini-Winter Olympics. The 14-point third-qu…
Don Banks: No shortage of drama on Survival Sunday; more Week 14 SnapsDec 8PHILADELPHIA -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from an impossibly snowy, memorable and frenetically-paced Sunday in the NFL, otherwise known as Week 14. ...
NFL - John Clayton's Last Call, Week 14Dec 8Three playoff hopefuls got critical victories on a wild, show-filled Sunday, writes John Clayton.
NBA: The new Kobe Bryant against the old Kobe BryantDec 7For the first time in his career, we will be judging Kobe Bryant against himself.