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Vince Carter scored 26 points to pass Larry Bird on the NBA's career scoring list, and the Dallas Mavericks headed into the All-Star break with a 123-100 victory against the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Last month, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones made it clear that coach Jason Garrett would no longer call the offensive plays. Or so we thought. On Wednesday, Garrett made it clear that nothing is clear, and that Garrett may still call the plays. The bigger qu…Upvote Share TweetStephen Jones said the team wants a long-term contract with quarterback Tony Romo because he’s the key piece to moving toward a championship, Calvin Watkins of ESPN Dallas reports. “Tony is a key piece of what we’re about going forward,” Jones saiUpvote Share TweetThere appears to be no doubt that the Cowboys are going to do whatever they can to try and keep LB Anthony Spencer, who is due to hit free agency in March. Cowboys vice president Stephen Jones said that Spencer is a “great” football player, one he andUpvote Share Tweet
Cowboys hire former Florida State LB Kendall Smith as new assistant strength and conditioning coachIRVING - The Cowboys have hired former Florida State linebacker Kendall Smith to be their new assistant strength and conditioning coach under Mike Woicik. Smith, 25, has spent the last two years working with Tom Shaw in Orlando, Fla., at the World WideUpvote Share Tweet
Cowboys have “very educational” meeting with MADDprofootballtalk.com Updated Feb 13, 2013Two high-profile drunk driving cases in the last two months have the Dallas Cowboys seeking assistance from Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Cowboys Executive V.P. Stephen Jones said team officials had “very educational” meetings with MADD recently. CowUpvote Share TweetEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Former Cowboys placekicker David Buehler has signed with the New York Giants. The team announced the move Wednesday. Lawrence Tynes is entering the final year of his contract with New York, and Buehler will provide some competitiUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Feb 13, 2013CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- Every University of Miami baseball player underwent testing recently for performance-enhancing drugs, including human growth hormone, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.Upvote Share TweetDallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett said Wednesday that the final decision about who calls plays for the offense would be his, but that he hasn't yet made that decision.Upvote Share Tweet
TE Jason Witten on Cowboys: ‘We have to play better. It’s simple as that’The last six weeks have been a bittersweet for tight end Jason Witten. Since the new year began, he received the NFL’s Walter Payton Man of the Year Award for his work in the community. But his team, the Dallas Cowboys, remained home for the third conseUpvote Share TweetIRVING - Many believed that Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett would use his press conference Wednesday to reveal who would be calling the team’s offensive plays going forward, with offensive coordinator/offensive line coach Bill Callahan being tUpvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Feb 13, 2013Last year, the NFL stripped a total of $46 million in cap space from the Cowboys and Redskins because they treated the uncapped year of 2010 too literally. With half of the penalty applying to 2012 and the other half to 2013, the situation is creating …Upvote Share Tweet
Josh Hamilton thanks ‘Juice Lady’ infomercial (and God) for weight lossyahoo.com Updated Feb 13, 2013Slugger Josh Hamilton reported to Los Angeles Angels spring training Tuesday for the first time since coming over from the Texas Rangers via free agency. Hamilton and Albert Pujols in the same camp - in the same lineup! The power. When they met, it mustUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Feb 13, 2013After a poor start to 2012, Cam Newton rebounded to lead the Panthers to five wins in their last six games. Andrew Lawrence writes that Carolina needs to find him some help.Upvote Share Tweet
Chris Kaman calls the NBA’s concussion tests stupid, ‘crap,’ ‘not cool,’ ‘cool,’ and ‘safe’ in that orderyahoo.com Updated Feb 13, 2013Chris Kaman wasn’t exactly enjoying an All-Star year for the Dallas Mavericks, and the team wasn’t playing exceptionally well when he went down with a concussion on Jan. 29. Still, the team would like its center back on the court as they make a desperUpvote Share Tweet
Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Should Cowboys target Kawann Short in first round?Jonathan 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 Tweet
Q&A: Dirk Nowitzki on the Mavs' Struggles, His Favorite Shot Artist, and Refusing to Watch Shark Tankgrantland.com Updated Feb 13, 2013The Mavs dropped to 22-29 after a crazy, last-second loss to Atlanta on Monday in Dallas, and they are in serious danger of missing the playoffs for t...Upvote Share Tweet
Disaster in Dallas?Feb 13Why does it matter who calls plays for the Dallas Cowboys? Heath Evans and Willie McGinest give their answers and also discuss the impact of defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin.
Who will call plays for Cowboys in 2013?Feb 13Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett addresses the media on whether he will call plays in 2013 and Ian Rapoport explains just what those answers mean. For more go to dallascowboys.com.
NFL Live OT: Should Cowboys Extend Romo's Contract?Feb 13Tim Hasselbeck and Tedy Bruschi discuss whether the Cowboys should give Tony Romo a contract extension.
Will Jason Garrett be responsible for Dallas Cowboys' play-calling?Feb 13Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett addresses the media on his play-calling responsibilities and discusses the team's plans moving forward to the 2013 season. For Jason Garrett's entire press conference and more Cowboys video go to dallascowboys.com…
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