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Curry, Warriors take charge late vs. Mavs

Curry, Warriors take charge late vs. Mavs

ESPN.com Updated Nov 19, 2012
Stephen Curry scored 20 of his 31 points in the fourth quarter and overtime and David Lee's layup with 32.8 seconds left helped the Golden State Warriors beat the Dallas Mavericks 105-101 Monday night.
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  • Jones Says His Pregame Meeting with Browns Mike Holmgren Wasn’t…

    Jones Says His Pregame Meeting with Browns Mike Holmgren Wasn’t Anything Special

    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…
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  • Bruce Carter has surprised himself with how quickly he has exce…

    Bruce Carter has surprised himself with how quickly he has excelled

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    IRVING — 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 teammate
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  • WR Kevin Ogletree, safety Charlie Peprah having to battle concu…

    WR Kevin Ogletree, safety Charlie Peprah having to battle concussions on a short week

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    IRVING - 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 in
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  • Cowboys coach Jason Garrett on RT Doug Free: ‘He has to be firm…

    Cowboys coach Jason Garrett on RT Doug Free: ‘He has to be firmer’

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    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 atte
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  • Blitzing Washington rookie QB Robert Griffin III has been faile…

    Blitzing Washington rookie QB Robert Griffin III has been failed strategy

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    IRVING - 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 quar
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  • Cowboys inability to execute, exhaust clock in final minutes le…

    Cowboys inability to execute, exhaust clock in final minutes led to Cleveland’s last score

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    IRVING - 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 th
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  • Cowboys LT Tyron Smith says he’s a gameday decision for Thursda…

    Cowboys LT Tyron Smith says he’s a gameday decision for Thursday’s game vs. Redskins

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    IRVING - 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 Brow
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  • Ravens' Reed gets 1-game ban

    Ravens' Reed gets 1-game ban

    CNNSI.com Nov 19, 2012
    NEW 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.
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  • Updated: Eight Cowboys players don’t participate in practice Mo…

    Updated: Eight Cowboys players don’t participate in practice Monday

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    IRVING - 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. I
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  • The Cardinals' Quarterbacking Situation Is Really, Really Hopel…

    The Cardinals' Quarterbacking Situation Is Really, Really Hopeless

    deadspin.com Nov 19, 2012
    Ah, 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…
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  • Michael Irvin to Cowboys RT Doug Free: ‘Tighten down or get out…

    Michael Irvin to Cowboys RT Doug Free: ‘Tighten down or get out’

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    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 wi
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  • 5 Teams Hanging Tough Without Their Star Players

    5 Teams Hanging Tough Without Their Star Players

    dimemag.com Nov 19, 2012
    Through 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,
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  • Source: Cowboys' Murray, Smith likely out

    Source: Cowboys' Murray, Smith likely out

    ESPN.com dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    The Dallas Cowboys likely will not have two of their valuable offensive talents for the Thanksgiving Day game against the Washington Redskins.
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  • Dallas Cowboys have lowest-rated hometown game of their 2012 NF…

    Dallas Cowboys have lowest-rated hometown game of their 2012 NFL season

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    The 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]
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  • Dez Bryant: Getting booed hurt my heart

    Dez Bryant: Getting booed hurt my heart

    Cowboys 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 Cowbo
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  • Stephen Jones: Cowboys won’t win many more playing like they di…

    Stephen Jones: Cowboys won’t win many more playing like they did against Browns

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    Standing 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 to
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  • Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Cowboys overcame remarkably low odds l…

    Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Cowboys overcame remarkably low odds late to beat Browns

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    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 of 
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  • Cowboys’ Rob Ryan honors late Joe Gilliam on play sheet: ‘He’s …

    Cowboys’ Rob Ryan honors late Joe Gilliam on play sheet: ‘He’s the toughest guy I ever met in my life’

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    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 Tennessee
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  • Browns upset after refs flag Cleveland 12 times against Cowboys…

    Browns upset after refs flag Cleveland 12 times against Cowboys: ‘I feel like we were playing one-handed out there’

    dallasnews.com Nov 19, 2012
    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 receive
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  • Photo Gallery of the Cowboys 23-20 OT Win Sunday in Dallas over…

    Photo Gallery of the Cowboys 23-20 OT Win Sunday in Dallas over Cleveland

    cowboysgab.com Nov 19, 2012
    Photo Gallery of the Cowboys 23-20 OT Win Sunday in Dallas over Cleveland
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  • Video - Cowboys outlast Browns in OT 02:12

    Cowboys outlast Browns in OT

    Nov 19
    ESPN 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.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Insight: Cowboys Division Champs? 02:08

    Countdown Daily Insight: Cowboys Division Champs?

    Nov 19
    Jim Basquil and Eric Allen discuss the week 11 knee-jerk reaction that the Dallas Cowboys are on their way to a division title
  • Video - Dallas Cowboys DE DeMarcus Ware talks about Dallas Cowboys' victory 01:39

    Dallas Cowboys DE DeMarcus Ware talks about Dallas Cowboys' victory

    Nov 19
    Dallas 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.
  • Video - GameDay: Cleveland Browns vs. Dallas Cowboys highlights 03:37

    GameDay: Cleveland Browns vs. Dallas Cowboys highlights

    Nov 19
    Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys need overtime, but defeat the Cleveland Browns 23-20 thanks to big days from Romo and WR Dez Bryant.

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