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Day 2 observations from Dallas Cowboys training camp practices: DE DeMarcus Ware has big day as defense dominates offenseDallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett walks the sidelines at NFL football training camp on Sunday, July 21, 2013, in Oxnard, Calif. (AP Photo/Jason Redmond)Upvote Share TweetDallas Cowboys officials are close to a naming rights deal for Cowboys Stadium with AT&T according to three sources.Upvote Share Tweet
Terrance Williams: I don’t think No. 3 WR spot is mine right now; ‘If it pans out that way, then it pans out that way’OXNARD, Calif. – Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams went across the middle, turned and dropped a pass that hit him in the hands during team drills on Monday. It was a grab that a third-round draft pick should make. Immediately after the ball…Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys expect to get three offensive guards back on field by end of weekOXNARD, Calif. — The Cowboys fielded a patchwork offensive line during the first two days of training camp. But by the end of the week, the unit charged with protecting quarterback Tony Romo and clearing holes for running back DeMarco Murray should be b…Upvote Share TweetOXNARD, Calif. — Tight end James Hanna became the latest player to strain his hamstring and be sidelined. Two days after guard Mackenzy Bernadeau and defensive tackle Jay Ratliff suffered the same time of injury, Hanna was out of action. “It is disappoi…Upvote Share TweetSeveral teams had been angling for Matt Garza, and in the end the Rangers beat out all the other suitors. Jay Jaffe writes that both sides will benefit from the blockbuster deal.Upvote Share Tweet
Darvish, Rangers hold Yankees scorelessESPN.com Jul 22, 2013Yu Darvish allowed two singles over 6 1/3 scoreless innings in his first start in 16 days, combining with three relievers on a three-hitter as the Texas Rangers beat the New Yankees 3-0 Monday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Sources: Cowboys are in the final stages of negotiations to move their practice facility to FriscoAs the Cowboys players and coaches prepare in Southern California for the upcoming season, club officials are in the final stages of negotiations to move their practice facility to Frisco. Sources said work remains before the team severs ties with its h…Upvote Share Tweet
Dallas Cowboys DE Anthony Spencer might need minor knee surgery that would keep him out two to three weeksOXNARD, Calif. – Skeptics rolled their eyes this off-season when owner Jerry Jones called the Dallas Cowboys’ defensive line a position of strength. Two days into training camp, Jones would even have a hard time being convinced. The Cowboys ignored the …Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Jul 22, 2013Ryan Braun apologized (kind of) before accepting his 65-game suspension. Michael Rosenberg writes that while Braun will pay, Alex Rodriguez will again be the biggest loser.Upvote Share TweetThe Dallas Mavericks hired Houston Rockets executive Gersson Rosas as general manager on Monday, filling a spot that technically had been vacant since Don Nelson left the franchise eight years ago.Upvote Share Tweet
Garrett calls taping meeting “collective decision”Jason Garrett went along with allowing his camp-opening speech to his team being put on the internet for all to see. Kind of like he went along with Bill Callahan calling offensive plays. The Cowboys coach said that it was “an organizational decision” t…Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys coach Jason Garrett how team speech video became Internet sensation: ‘“It certainly wasn’t my decision by itself. It wasOXNARD, Calif. — Jason Garrett comes off as mild-mannered man. On the sidelines, he shows little emotion. And on Monday, it didn’t seem all that audacious for a reporter to as the Dallas Cowboys head coach if he was boring. The question came after a vid…Upvote Share TweetThe Cowboys said on Sunday that they were “not concerned” about the health of defensive tackle Jay Ratliff after he injured his hamstring as training camp got underway. They might not have any deep fears, but they sent Ratliff for an MRI anyway. David M…Upvote Share Tweet
Grizzlies acquire rights to guard Calathes from Mavsnba.com Jul 22, 2013The Memphis Grizzlies have acquired the rights to guard Nick Calathes from the Dallas Mavericks.Upvote Share TweetThe Cowboys need more linemen than in recent years by switching to a 4-3, but an injury to one of them isn’t going to trigger a shopping spree. In the wake of the season-ending Achilles injury to defensive end Tyrone Crawford, Cowboys vice president Ste…Upvote Share Tweet
Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Why early offensive balance is entirely overrated, especially for DallasDallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett listens to offensive coordinator Bill Callahan during the last day of mini camp at Valley Ranch in Irving, TX on June 13, 2013. (Michael Ainsworth/The Dallas Morning News)Upvote Share TweetTony Romo discusses practicing for the first time since a procedure to remove a cyst in his back, and Damien Woody talks about the pressure facing Romo after signing a $108 million extension in the offseason.Upvote Share Tweet
NFL considering adding a regular season “Hall of Fame Game”The Pro Football Hall of Fame will get its annual moment in the sun next week when the football world converges on Canton for the induction ceremonies and the Hall of Fame Game between the Dolphins and Cowboys. In his inaugural column for the new MMQB w…Upvote Share TweetSomewhat surprisingly, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and head coach Jason Garrett allowed SI.com’s Peter King to record Garrett’s entire Saturday team meeting to kick off the start of this year’s training camp. For the folks who usually only see the …Upvote Share Tweet
Links: Not rebuilding in PhiladelphiaESPN.com Jul 22, 2013Dallas Cowboys Defensive tackle Jay Ratliff was placed on the physically unable to perform list Sunday after suffering a minor hamstring strain during a conditioning test. DeMarco Murray has his sights set on a big 2013 season. Murray: "This year i…Upvote Share TweetThe Jets aren’t sure who their quarterback will be, or to whom he’s going to throw the ball. So naturally, they’re bringing in a guy who no one was sure about the future of. Former Cowboys and Jaguars wide receiver Laurent Robinson is visiting with the …Upvote Share Tweet
Source: Rangers To Acquire GarzaJul 22Tim Kurkjian breaks down the reported move that will send Matt Garza to the Rangers.
Injury concerns for Dallas Cowboys?Jul 22How will the injuries of nose tackle Jay Ratliff and defensive end Tyrone Crawford affect the Cowboys' defense?
Is Jason Garrett's Job Safe?Jul 22Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless debate Jerry Jones' comments that Jason Garrett is not on the hot seat.
Romo Worked Hard To Get Back On FieldJul 22Tony Romo discusses practicing for the first time since a procedure to remove a cyst in his back, and Damien Woody talks about the pressure facing Romo after he signed a $108 million extension in the offseason.
NBA -- DeMarcus Cousins looks to make most of second chance with USA Baske…Jul 22The Kings' big man is making the most of his second chance.
Broncos in Trouble?Jul 22Broncos in Trouble?
Greg Oden nearing decision, will host three teams, including Miami Heat, s…Jul 22Greg Oden will host three teams this week as the former No. 1 overall pick nears a decision on where he'll launch his NBA comeback, according to sources with knowledge of the free-agent center's plans.