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Cowboys outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware was coy about his need for offseason surgery, but it’s clear the team knows they’re going to have to be selective with his snaps. Ware hasn’t practiced this week because of shoulder and elbow injuries, but inUpvote Share Tweet
Cowboys offensive coordinator Bill Callahan believes health has improved Cowboys’ continuityBill Callahan is not much for excuses, so he’s not going to blame injuries for any previous losses, but the Cowboys offensive coordinator said Thursday he feels good having a healthy offense going into a huge showdown against the Washington Redskins. ”Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys K Dan Bailey says kicking in cold will be a new experienceCowboys kicker Dan Bailey grew up in Mustang, Oklahoma, played his college football in the balmy Big 12 at Oklahoma State, and now kicks in Texas. So Dan, have you ever kicked in really cold weather? “Well, I mean…I probably…” he said, racking hisUpvote Share Tweet
Tony Romo: Hot December is simply a matter of getting better as a quarterback and a teamTony Romo has this reputation of struggling down the stretch. So how does it feel this season when he appears to be playing his best football in December? “I’d say I’ve improved,” Romo said. “You’re always improving. I don’t understand why yUpvote Share TweetCowboys nose tackle Josh Brent has received forgiveness from the mother of teammate Jerry Brown, who died in a car that Brent allegedly was driving drunk. The authorities in Texas may not be as forgiving. According to the Associated Press, the official …Upvote Share Tweet
Injuries leave Cowboys looking at backup OLB optionsprofootballtalk.com Updated Dec 27, 2012With starting outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware ailing, and backup Victor Butler slowed by a groin strain, the Cowboys are developing contingency plans. According to Todd Archer of ESPNDallas.com, the Cowboys worked out veteran Matt Roth Wednesday, thoug…Upvote Share Tweet
Blogger Blitz: Protect the ballESPN.com Updated Dec 27, 2012This week's Blogger Blitz video, of course, takes a look at Sunday night's division title game between the Dallas Cowboys and the Washington Redskins, and the extent to which turnovers could tell the story. The Redskins have committed the fewest turnove…Upvote Share Tweet
GM says Rangers still in market for bat, pitcherESPN.com Updated Dec 27, 2012Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said Wednesday that his club remains in the market for another bat for the lineup and they are always looking for pitching.Upvote Share Tweet
NFC Pro Bowl Snubs: The Offenseyahoo.com Updated Dec 27, 2012OFFENSE Quarterback Made it: Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers/Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons/Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins Should have made it: Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks/Tony Romo, Dallas Cowboys Rodgers' numbers have been a bit down this y…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Cold Hard FactsDec 27NFL experts break down who wins battle for NFC East, key for Texans against Colts, and what's more impressive: Adrian Peterson breaking record or Vikings making playoffs.
The Future For The CowboysDec 27Lomas Brown discusses the immediate future for the Cowboys against the Redskins and the long-term future if they can't beat the Redskins.
What happens if the Dallas Cowboys lose?Dec 27Charley Casserly joins "Around the League" to discuss what happens to Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett if the Cowboys lose to the Washington Redskins on Sunday.
Countdown Daily Prediction: Cowboys-RedskinsDec 27The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Dallas at Washington
Brooklyn Nets establish Phil Jackson as top coaching target, sources sayDec 27Undaunted by Phil Jackson's reported reluctance to coach their team, Brooklyn Nets officials have established Jackson as their top target in the wake of Avery Johnson's dismissal, according to NBA coaching sources.
Daily Dime: Fifteen straight for ClippersDec 27The Clippers' 15th straight win was another blowout. The Clippers will need challenges to sharpen their playoff form, writes J.A. Adande.
Peter King: NFL Week 17 PicksDec 27Peter King: NFL Week 17 Picks
Don Banks: Black Monday Primer: Definitive guide to 2013 coaching carouselDec 27The only constant in the NFL these days is change, and all indications point to another active firing/hiring season commencing on Black Monday -- the day after the league's regular season concludes. While there were no midseason coaching dismissals in 2…