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IRVING — When Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning was a free agent a few years ago, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones never pursued him. That’s because, Jerry Jones said, he already had a franchise quarterback in place in Tony Romo. “I was so commi…Share Tweet
At the quarter mark of the season, Dallas Cowboys’ new defense hasn’t trumped the old version under former coordinator Rob Ryandallasnews.com Oct 4, 2013Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan yells at his squad after one of theme got a holding call on third down in the fourth quarter giving the Atlanta Falcons a first down at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Sunday, November 4, 2012. (Tom Fox/The Dal…Share Tweet
Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin, LB Justin Durant and DE Edgar Jones listed as doubtful for Sunday’s gameIRVING — The Dallas Cowboys will likely be without starting wide receiver Miles Austin for a second consecutive week Sunday against Denver and starting linebacker Justin Durant isn’t expected to play. Austin, Durant and reserve defensive end Edgar Jones…Share Tweetdallasnews.com Oct 4, 2013IRVING — Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and club executive vice president Stephen Jones said this week that Dallas should throw wide receiver Dez Bryant the football even when he’s double-covered. Bryant, treading lightly in an effort to say the right…Share Tweet
Source: Rangers' Maddux interested in CubsMike Maddux, the Texas Rangers pitching coach and a former managerial candidate for the Chicago Cubs, is "more interested" in the job this time after pulling out of the process before the Cubs hired Dale Sveum in 2011, according to a source.Share Tweet
DeMarco Murray becomes a key componentIRVING, Texas -- A major component in the Cowboys' game with the Denver Broncos on Sunday is the run game. Should the Cowboys focus on ball control, by running the ball, to keep Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning off the field? "I don't think so,&q…Share TweetIRVING, Texas -- The last time Tony Romo went against an undefeated Peyton Manning-led team he had only three starts under his belt as the Dallas Cowboys' quarterback. On Thursday Romo was asked what he remembered about the week leading into the game ag…Share Tweet
Ernie Sims, Bruce Carter will see actionIRVING, Texas -- On Thursday Ernie Sims said he would be the starting weakside linebacker for the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday against the Denver Broncos, but that could mostly be a product of how the Broncos play and not solely because of Bruce Carter's in…Share TweetPeyton Manning makes his first appearance at AT&T Stadium when the undefeated Denver Broncos come to town to take on the Dallas Cowboys. Manning has done just about everything right this season, but he’s lost his past two games to the Cowboys and ha…Share Tweet
PFT Live: Demaryius Thomas, PFT Planet calls and tweetsprofootballtalk.com Oct 4, 2013The Broncos are taking a trip to Dallas this weekend in hopes of improving to 5-0 with a victory over the Cowboys. One of the players that will be helping them in their attempt to achieve that goal is wide receiver Demaryius Thomas. Thomas will join Mik…Share Tweet
Cowboys hope crowd pumps up volumeIRVING, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys have had a difficult time establishing much of a homefield advantage at AT&T Stadium, but the first two home games this season have told a different story. For the first time since the $1.2 billion stadium opened,…Share TweetCNNSI.com Oct 4, 2013Indianapolis can exploit Seattle's one flaw -- stopping the run. Chris Burke and Doug Farrar preview Week 5's slate.Share Tweet
'Playbook': Denver Broncos vs. Dallas CowboysOct 4The Denver Broncos have 15 consecutive regular season wins, but will that continue against the Dallas Cowboys? The "Playbook" gang breaks down the Broncos' high-powered offense and special teams unit.
The Huddle: Denver Broncos vs. Dallas CowboysOct 4Will the Dallas Cowboys' defense be able to stop Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos' offense Sunday?
Tell us something we don't knowOct 4The Dallas Cowboys are benching a starter, lightning strikes twice for one Philadelphia Eagles running back and who replaces Vince Wilfork for the New England Patriots?
The Redemption of RiversOct 4Philip Rivers is on pace for the best season of his career. (Wesley Hitt/Getty Images) Everyone wondered how Philip Rivers would respond to a new coach, Mike McCoy, coordinator and quarterback coach (Ken Whisenhunt and Frank Reich) this year, after spen…
Bill Simmons on the Jaguars, Week 5 picksOct 4The Sports Guy wraps up the current state of the Jaguars in 20 depressing realities and makes the Week 5 picks.