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Many people still seem to think that Jason Garrett is coaching his final games with the Cowboys, and rumors this past week got hot in Cleveland when there were reports that soon to be ex Browns President Mike Holmgren had some interest in the job should…Upvote Share Tweet
Bruce Carter has surprised himself with how quickly he has excelledIRVING — Bruce Carter didn’t get a chance to make a significant impact in his rookie season because of a knee injury he suffered during his final year of college. Carter admits that he missed out on valuable time to develop chemistry with his teammateUpvote Share Tweet
WR Kevin Ogletree, safety Charlie Peprah having to battle concussions on a short weekIRVING - Wide receiver Kevin Ogletree and safety Charlie Peprah suffered concussions Sunday against Cleveland. With only four days between games, Ogletree and Peprah could be hard-pressed to pass all the necessary concussion tests mandated by the NFL inUpvote Share Tweet
Cowboys coach Jason Garrett on RT Doug Free: ‘He has to be firmer’IRVING - Doug Free was singled out for the poor protection he provided Sunday in Dallas’ 23-20 overtime victory against Cleveland. Former Cowboys wide receiver Michael Irvin lambasted him on the NFL Network. And team owner Jerry Jones made a weak atteUpvote Share TweetIRVING - Attacking a rookie quarterback is usually a sound strategy. After all, inexperienced players are usually prone to make mistakes when they are placed under pressure. But Washington’s Robert Griffin III may be the exception. Among starting quarUpvote Share Tweet
Cowboys inability to execute, exhaust clock in final minutes led to Cleveland’s last scoreIRVING - After the Cowboys made an impressive goal-line stand near the end of the fourth quarter of their 23-20 overtime victory over Cleveland, they retrieved the ball at their own two-yard line while holding a four-point lead. Only 1:42 was left on thUpvote Share TweetIRVING - Tyron Smith said he had an MRI Monday and it revealed exactly what the Cowboys training staff expected - a left high ankle sprain. Smith suffered the injury during the first quarter of Sunday’s 23-20 overtime victory over the Cleveland BrowUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 19, 2012NEW YORK (AP) Baltimore Ravens star safety Ed Reed has been suspended for one game by the NFL for repeated violations of rules prohibiting hits to the head and neck area of defenseless players.Upvote Share Tweet
Updated: Eight Cowboys players don’t participate in practice MondayIRVING - A day after Dallas defeated Cleveland 23-20 in overtime, the Cowboys were back on the practice field Monday as they prepared to face Washington on Thanksgiving. But eight players did not participate, according to the team’s official report. IUpvote Share Tweet
The Cardinals' Quarterbacking Situation Is Really, Really Hopelessdeadspin.com Nov 19, 2012Ah, 2011. I remember it like it was just last year. The powerfully frisky Cardinals clawed and pecked their way to 8-8 with a 7-2 finish. They beat the Eagles in Philly. They beat the Cowboys. They beat the Niners. They started woefully, but they finish…Upvote Share Tweet
Michael Irvin to Cowboys RT Doug Free: ‘Tighten down or get out’Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo was sacked a career-high seven times Sunday and Cowboys right tackle Doug Free was part of four of them. While giving his take Sunday night on the Cowboys’ 23-20 overtime victory over the Cleveland Browns, former Cowboys wiUpvote Share Tweet
5 Teams Hanging Tough Without Their Star Playersdimemag.com Nov 19, 2012Through the first 20 days of the NBA’s regular season, injuries and setbacks have already occurred. Some, like Chicago, were injuries we already knew about; they would be without their former MVP, Derrick Rose, for a large portion of the season. Others,Upvote Share TweetThe Dallas Cowboys likely will not have two of their valuable offensive talents for the Thanksgiving Day game against the Washington Redskins.Upvote Share Tweet
Dallas Cowboys have lowest-rated hometown game of their 2012 NFL seasonThe Cowboys-Browns television rating in Dallas was a 26.3. In Cleveland it was 28.9. For the Cowboys, it was the lowest hometown rating of the season, eking under the 26.4 for … [visit site to read more]Upvote Share TweetCowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant had a very productive Sunday. He caught 12 passes for 145 yards to help the Cowboys come back in the second half against the Browns and ultimately win the game in overtime. That didn’t stop him from hearing boos at CowboUpvote Share TweetStanding at the podium during Sunday’s post game press conference at Cowboys Stadium, Tony Romo didn’t look like a guy whose team just earned a victory, topping the Cleveland Browns 23-20 in overtime. The Cowboys quarterback said he wasn’t going toUpvote Share Tweet
Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Cowboys overcame remarkably low odds late to beat BrownsJonathan 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
Cowboys’ Rob Ryan honors late Joe Gilliam on play sheet: ‘He’s the toughest guy I ever met in my life’Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan received national attention last week for putting Pat’s Cheese Steak, a Philadelphia institution, on his defensive play sheet. This week he paid tribute to Joe Gilliam Sr. Ryan was on Gilliam’s staff at TennesseeUpvote Share Tweet
Browns upset after refs flag Cleveland 12 times against Cowboys: ‘I feel like we were playing one-handed out there’Cleveland was whistled for 12 penalties for 129 yards, but Browns players said they felt that some were unwarranted. “Maybe a couple, but not as many as they called,” said defensive back T.J. Ward. “I mean, what are you supposed to do when a receiveUpvote Share Tweetcowboysgab.com Nov 19, 2012Photo Gallery of the Cowboys 23-20 OT Win Sunday in Dallas over ClevelandUpvote Share Tweet
Cowboys outlast Browns in OTNov 19ESPN Dallas' Todd Archer and Jean-Jacques Taylor discuss the Dallas Cowboys' 23-20 overtime victory against the Cleveland Browns and what it means going forward.
Countdown Daily Insight: Cowboys Division Champs?Nov 19Jim Basquil and Eric Allen discuss the week 11 knee-jerk reaction that the Dallas Cowboys are on their way to a division title
Dallas Cowboys DE DeMarcus Ware talks about Dallas Cowboys' victoryNov 19Dallas Cowboys LB DeMarcus Ware discusses the big plays by the Cowboys defense and his team's ability to come back and defeat the Cleveland Browns.
GameDay: Cleveland Browns vs. Dallas Cowboys highlightsNov 19Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys need overtime, but defeat the Cleveland Browns 23-20 thanks to big days from Romo and WR Dez Bryant.
Chicago Bears get reality check from San Francisco 49ersNov 19The Bears leave San Francisco -- as usual -- in crisis mode.
Peter King: QBs make their mark on eventful Week 11, for both good and badNov 19Eleven main characters from an eventful Week 11 that had its share of drama.