Team News & Notes Archive

Give Choice a Chance

It sounds to me like Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is being stubborn again. When he was asked about the struggling Marion Barber who is having his worst season ever as a Cowboy, Jones was not willing to

Roy Williams Serves Up Some Turkey On Thanksgiving Day

It’s been almost two days, and I still can’t get Thursday’s loss out of my mind. It really doesn’t matter how many games we win or lose from here on out, and I had no illusions of

Happy Thanksgiving Day!

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LSS Extra Points: Run Don’t Walk

Cowboys Practice Notes The injury plague strikes again! Marcus Spears (defensive end) and Akwasi Owusu-Ansah (safety) have both been placed on injured reserve (IR). The Cowboys replaced them with two defensive linemen; Jeremy Clark and Jimmy Saddler-McQueen. For the first

Live Blogging Press Conference: Wade Phillips Fired, Garrett Named Interim Head Coach

The following is a live blog of the 4:00 PM press conference in which the Cowboys will officially announce that head coach has been fired. Offensive coordinator, Jason Garrett will replace Phillips as the interim head coach.

Does Phillips Decrease Morale By Punishing Some And Rewarding Others?

Last week, Cowboys beat writer Todd Archer of the Dallas Morning News, answered questions for fans in a live chat. The following responses by Archer proved to be very insightful and worth a look. Possible coaching candidates: Gruden would come

Tony Romo Could Be Out 8-10 Weeks With Broken Clavicle

Bad news Cowboys fans… Tony Romo has suffered a broken left clavicle and the team has announced that he could miss anywhere between 8-10 weeks which could essentially end his season. Romo had x-rays in the second quarter

Cowboys Finally Focus On Reducing Penalties

It may have taken the Cowboys three years to figure it out, but all that matters is that they get it right in the end. According to this post in the Dallas Morning News by David Moore,

The Heat Is On For Michael Jenkins

Nobody can dispute how talented Cowboys cornerback Mike Jenkins is and what a positive impact he can make in the secondary when his head is in the game. But unless, Jenkins becomes more consistent and avoids the silly

Lets Stop Fooling Ourselves…

After another disastrous display of a team lacking discipline, focus and determination, the Cowboys continued along their downward spiral into oblivion on Sunday, as the Minnesota Vikings beat them 24-21. It’s so sad to see a team

Wade Phillips’ Job Status Is “Absolutely Safe”

Despite the Cowboys’ woeful 1-3 start, coach Wade Phillips’ job is not in jeopardy right now. Not yet, anyway. Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones told NFL Network’s Albert Breer that Phillips’ job is “absolutely” safe. “I

Do The Cowboys Have A Featured Running Back?

While participating in a live chat with Rick Gosselin of the Dallas Morning News this morning, I found the following response by him to be intriguing and wanted to share them it you. This response was in