Dallas Cowboys http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Dallas Cowboys en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:45:34 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss On second thought http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613501/On-second-thought.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613501/On-second-thought.html A lighthearted look at news of the day. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 MDT Utah notes: Night games becoming commonplace for the Utes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613327/Utah-notes-Night-games-becoming-commonplace-for-the-Utes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613327/Utah-notes-Night-games-becoming-commonplace-for-the-Utes.html Thursday's contest was Utah's fourth in six games this season under the lights. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 20:25:00 MDT Week 6 NFL locals roundup: Former BYU star Ezekiel Ansah shines in the Detroit Lions' victory http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613126/Week-6-NFL-locals-roundup-Former-BYU-star-Ezekiel-Ansah-shines-in-the-Detroit-Lions-victory.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613126/Week-6-NFL-locals-roundup-Former-BYU-star-Ezekiel-Ansah-shines-in-the-Detroit-Lions-victory.html Former BYU Cougar Ezekiel Ansah had a big game for the Detroit Lions to highlight the local efforts in Week 6 of the NFL season. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:10:00 MDT Week 3 NFL locals roundup: Devastating injury to former BYU star Dennis Pitta overshadows Week 3 performances http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611598/Week-3-NFL-locals-roundup-Devastating-injury-to-former-BYU-star-Dennis-Pitta-overshadows-Week-3.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611598/Week-3-NFL-locals-roundup-Devastating-injury-to-former-BYU-star-Dennis-Pitta-overshadows-Week-3.html Local players made big impacts in Week 3, but the major news was a season-ending injury to former BYU tight end Dennis Pitta. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:31:26 MDT Procter & Gamble cancels on-field NFL promotion http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659898/Procter--Gamble-cancels-on-field-NFL-promotion.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659898/Procter--Gamble-cancels-on-field-NFL-promotion.html Procter & Gamble is canceling an on-field breast cancer awareness promotion it had been planning with the National... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:54:04 MDT Former USU running back Kerwynn Williams signs to Arizona Cardinals practice squad http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611237/Former-USU-running-back-Kerwynn-Williams-signs-to-Arizona-Cardinals-practice-squad.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611237/Former-USU-running-back-Kerwynn-Williams-signs-to-Arizona-Cardinals-practice-squad.html Kerwynn Williams joined the Arizona Cardinals practice squad on Thursday as the team shuffled around its running back crew. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:20:00 MDT College football coaches in Utah speak out: zero tolerance for domestic violence http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610942/College-football-coaches-in-Utah-speak-out-zero-tolerance-for-domestic-violence.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610942/College-football-coaches-in-Utah-speak-out-zero-tolerance-for-domestic-violence.html With one short, explosive outburst Ray Rice became the ugly face of domestic violence. Head football coaches for the... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 13:45:00 MDT NFL to look into its handling of Rice case http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659442/NFL-to-look-into-its-handling-of-Rice-case.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659442/NFL-to-look-into-its-handling-of-Rice-case.html The NFL called in a former FBI director to examine how it pursued and handled evidence in the Ray Rice domestic violence case... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:29:35 MDT In case you missed it: Manziel sits, flags fly in Week 1 of the NFL season http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659341/In-case-you-missed-it-Manziel-sits-flags-fly-in-Week-1-of-the-NFL-season.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659341/In-case-you-missed-it-Manziel-sits-flags-fly-in-Week-1-of-the-NFL-season.html Unlike in recent years — think Andrew Luck or Robert Griffin III, Cam Newton or Matthew Stafford — quarterbacks... Mon, 08 Sep 2014 09:25:00 MDT Kaepernick, 49ers top rusty Romo, Cowboys 28-17 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659330/Kaepernick-49ers-top-rusty-Romo-Cowboys-28-17.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659330/Kaepernick-49ers-top-rusty-Romo-Cowboys-28-17.html Colin Kaepernick threw two touchdown passes to Vernon Davis, one right after the first of three interceptions by Tony Romo,... Sun, 07 Sep 2014 22:30:42 MDT Dick Harmon: Max Hall incident both a reminder and wake-up call http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610172/Max-Hall-incident-both-a-reminder-and-wake-up-call.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610172/Max-Hall-incident-both-a-reminder-and-wake-up-call.html Former All-MWC quarterback Max Hall's arrest reminds us that a pervasive challenge with substance abuse is a scary part of... Wed, 03 Sep 2014 18:58:45 MDT Sam's 2nd chance comes on Cowboys' practice squad http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659108/Sams-2nd-chance-comes-on-Cowboys-practice-squad.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659108/Sams-2nd-chance-comes-on-Cowboys-practice-squad.html Michael Sam's second chance will be with the Dallas Cowboys. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:10:00 MDT NFL locals photo gallery: Steve Smith scores a touchdown and Dennis Pitta loses his helmet http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609511/NFL-locals-photo-gallery-Steve-Smith-scores-a-touchdown-and-Dennis-Pitta-loses-his-helmet.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609511/NFL-locals-photo-gallery-Steve-Smith-scores-a-touchdown-and-Dennis-Pitta-loses-his-helmet.html Former Utah wide receiver Steve Smith had a breakout game for the Baltimore Ravens, one of the highlights for Utah ties in... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:00:00 MDT Former Ute star Paul Kruger hosts leadership academy at Camp Williams http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607246/Former-Ute-star-Paul-Kruger-hosts-leadership-academy-at-Camp-Williams.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607246/Former-Ute-star-Paul-Kruger-hosts-leadership-academy-at-Camp-Williams.html Former Ute and current Cleveland Browns standout didn't want to host a football camp, and opted for something '10 times better.' Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:45:00 MDT Judge approves NFL concussion settlement http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656378/Judge-approves-NFL-concussion-settlement.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656378/Judge-approves-NFL-concussion-settlement.html The ruling by U.S. District Judge Anita Brody in Philadelphia came about two weeks after the NFL agreed to remove a $675... Mon, 07 Jul 2014 06:00:00 MDT NFL agrees to remove cap on concussion damages http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655780/NFL-agrees-to-remove-cap-on-concussion-damages.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655780/NFL-agrees-to-remove-cap-on-concussion-damages.html A revised settlement agreement filed in federal court in Philadelphia also eliminates a provision that barred anyone who gets... Wed, 25 Jun 2014 14:25:29 MDT What is a slur? Redskins case forces us to decide http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655529/What-is-a-slur-Redskins-case-forces-us-to-decide.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655529/What-is-a-slur-Redskins-case-forces-us-to-decide.html Something is happening just beneath the fight over the name of a certain Washington, D.C., pro football team: America is... Sat, 21 Jun 2014 11:37:12 MDT Montes scores before injury as Mexico tops Ecuador http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654273/Montes-scores-before-injury-as-Mexico-tops-Ecuador.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654273/Montes-scores-before-injury-as-Mexico-tops-Ecuador.html Luis Montes scored the goal that put Mexico ahead of Ecuador for good in a World Cup tuneup. Two minutes later, he sustained... Sat, 31 May 2014 19:20:26 MDT Woods says he's healing slowly from back surgery http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765653075/Woods-says-hes-healing-slowly-from-back-surgery.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765653075/Woods-says-hes-healing-slowly-from-back-surgery.html Tiger Woods described his recovery from back surgery as a "very slow process" that offered him no timetable on when he can... Tue, 06 May 2014 07:00:00 MDT CougarLinks: Incoming BYU receivers will need to pick up offense quickly http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601622/CougarLinks-Incoming-BYU-receivers-will-need-to-pick-up-offense-quickly.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601622/CougarLinks-Incoming-BYU-receivers-will-need-to-pick-up-offense-quickly.html BYU's new wide receivers will need to pick up the offense quickly in order to help the Cougars in 2014. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:45:00 MDT Strait wins entertainer of the year at ACM Awards http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651366/Strait-wins-entertainer-of-the-year-at-ACM-Awards.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651366/Strait-wins-entertainer-of-the-year-at-ACM-Awards.html George Strait won his second entertainer of the year — 25 years after he won his first — and Miranda Lambert and... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 00:00:00 MDT Washington gives DeSean Jackson $16M guaranteed http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651126/Washington-gives-DeSean-Jackson-16M-guaranteed.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651126/Washington-gives-DeSean-Jackson-16M-guaranteed.html Adding DeSean Jackson to an offense with Robert Griffin III should make the Washington Redskins fun to watch again. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:20:00 MDT Jabari's final night at Cameron Indoor? Parker stars as Duke downs rival North Carolina http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598297/Jabaris-final-night-at-Cameron-Indoor-Parker-stars-as-Duke-downs-rival-North-Carolina.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598297/Jabaris-final-night-at-Cameron-Indoor-Parker-stars-as-Duke-downs-rival-North-Carolina.html Duke freshman Jabari Parker, the LDS basketball star, scored a season-high 30 points and had 11 rebounds as the Blue Devils... Sun, 09 Mar 2014 22:02:39 MDT Rarefied Air: Hail Mary catches clutch, not common http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641958/Rarefied-Air-Hail-Mary-catches-clutch-not-common.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641958/Rarefied-Air-Hail-Mary-catches-clutch-not-common.html Roger Staubach was watching on TV a couple of weekends ago when Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton completed a... Tue, 19 Nov 2013 20:50:00 MST Colleagues, fans share condolences via Twitter following news of Todd Christensen's passing http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590517/Colleagues-fans-share-condolences-via-Twitter-following-news-of-Todd-Christensens-passing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590517/Colleagues-fans-share-condolences-via-Twitter-following-news-of-Todd-Christensens-passing.html Numerous people turned to Twitter to share their condolences and memories after former BYU great and Oakland/L.A. Raiders... Wed, 13 Nov 2013 16:52:00 MST BYU, NFL great Todd Christensen, 57, dies after liver transplant http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590481/BYU-NFL-great-Todd-Christensen-57-dies-after-liver-transplant.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590481/BYU-NFL-great-Todd-Christensen-57-dies-after-liver-transplant.html Todd Christensen, a former BYU and NFL football player and television analyst, died Tuesday from complications following... Wed, 13 Nov 2013 16:20:00 MST BYU football: Todd Christensen's career highlights includes two Super Bowl rings, induction into BYU's Hall of Fame http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590484/BYU-football-Todd-Christensens-career-highlights-includes-two-Super-Bowl-rings-induction-into.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590484/BYU-football-Todd-Christensens-career-highlights-includes-two-Super-Bowl-rings-induction-into.html Former BYU and NFL standout Todd Christensen has passed away at age 57, the BYU athletics department confirmed Wednesday... Wed, 13 Nov 2013 10:35:00 MST Calvin Johnson and Chiefs best, Matt Ryan and Tampa Bay worst of NFL Week 8 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589402/Calvin-Johnson-and-Chiefs-best-Matt-Ryan-and-Tampa-Bay-worst-of-NFL-Week-8.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589402/Calvin-Johnson-and-Chiefs-best-Matt-Ryan-and-Tampa-Bay-worst-of-NFL-Week-8.html Everything from injuries to nail-biting finishes were scattered throughout this past week in the NFL. Here are the NFL's best... Tue, 29 Oct 2013 21:21:25 MDT 3 investigations launched into bus crash that killed Bountiful man http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589401/3-investigations-launched-into-bus-crash-that-killed-Bountiful-man.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589401/3-investigations-launched-into-bus-crash-that-killed-Bountiful-man.html Three separate investigations were launched Tuesday into the fatal crash between a tour bus returning from Wendover and a... Tue, 29 Oct 2013 16:35:00 MDT NFL: Megatron leads the way for WR meganumbers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640752/NFL-Megatron-leads-the-way-for-WR-meganumbers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640752/NFL-Megatron-leads-the-way-for-WR-meganumbers.html The divas among NFL receivers, and there are plenty of them, there are just as many difference makers. Mon, 28 Oct 2013 22:53:51 MDT Romo after 100 starts: Impressive, with flaws http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640618/Romo-after-100-starts-Impressive-with-flaws.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640618/Romo-after-100-starts-Impressive-with-flaws.html Tony Romo now has the most yards passing in the first 100 starts of any quarterback in the Super Bowl era — ahead of... Fri, 25 Oct 2013 00:03:30 MDT Charles Krauthammer: The world has changed, so should the Redskins http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588734/The-world-has-changed-so-should-the-Redskins.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588734/The-world-has-changed-so-should-the-Redskins.html I wouldn't want to use a word that defines a people — living or dead, offended or not — in a most demeaning way. Sun, 20 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT DeMarcus Ware's wild week: DE might play, but sans Jay Ratliff http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640232/DeMarcus-Wares-wild-week-DE-might-play-but-sans-Jay-Ratliff.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640232/DeMarcus-Wares-wild-week-DE-might-play-but-sans-Jay-Ratliff.html DeMarcus Ware began this week believing he would miss a game for the first time in his eight-year career. Fri, 18 Oct 2013 23:01:31 MDT Denver Broncos tweet stirs controversy: Did they take a cheap shot at Jacksonville? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587925/Denver-Broncos-tweet-stirs-controversy-Did-they-take-a-cheap-shot-at-Jacksonville.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587925/Denver-Broncos-tweet-stirs-controversy-Did-they-take-a-cheap-shot-at-Jacksonville.html It's no secret that the Jacksonville Jaguars are struggling and the Denver Broncos are on fire. To add insult to injury the... Tue, 08 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT Matt Prater's FG lifts Broncos past Cowboys, 51-48 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639382/Matt-Praters-FG-lifts-Broncos-past-Cowboys-51-48.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639382/Matt-Praters-FG-lifts-Broncos-past-Cowboys-51-48.html Peyton Manning spent all afternoon putting the Broncos in the end zone during a wild shootout with Tony Romo and the Dallas... Mon, 07 Oct 2013 00:03:55 MDT Eagles can't slow Manning, Broncos in 52-20 loss http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765638813/Eagles-cant-slow-Manning-Broncos-in-52-20-loss.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765638813/Eagles-cant-slow-Manning-Broncos-in-52-20-loss.html This was the type of precision, pace and offensive production that Chip Kelly envisioned bringing to Philadelphia. Sun, 29 Sep 2013 16:00:00 MDT NFL set to pay more than $750M to settle lawsuits http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636809/NFL-set-to-pay-more-than-750M-to-settle-lawsuits.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636809/NFL-set-to-pay-more-than-750M-to-settle-lawsuits.html They were Hall of Famers like Tony Dorsett, Super Bowl MVPs like Mark Rypien, and longtime backups like Don Strock. Fri, 30 Aug 2013 06:59:49 MDT Reaction to the NFL concussions settlement http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636796/Reaction-to-the-NFL-concussions-settlement.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636796/Reaction-to-the-NFL-concussions-settlement.html n to Thursday's order from Senior U.S. District Judge Anita Brody outlining a proposed $765 million settlement between the... Thu, 29 Aug 2013 23:52:49 MDT Utah, USU football: Friday's game may not have been the last battle of brothers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585513/Utah-USU-football-Fridays-game-may-not-have-been-the-last-battle-of-brothers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585513/Utah-USU-football-Fridays-game-may-not-have-been-the-last-battle-of-brothers.html The challenge in making it happen again is balancing out schedule with new conference affiliations. Thu, 29 Aug 2013 23:50:00 MDT NFL, players to settle concussion lawsuits for $765 million http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636755/NFL-players-to-settle-concussion-lawsuits-for-765-million.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636755/NFL-players-to-settle-concussion-lawsuits-for-765-million.html The NFL and more than 4,500 former players want to resolve concussion-related lawsuits with a $765 million settlement that... Thu, 29 Aug 2013 11:47:28 MDT Romo 2 TD passes, Cowboys beat Bengals 24-18 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636575/Romo-2-TD-passes-Cowboys-beat-Bengals-24-18.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636575/Romo-2-TD-passes-Cowboys-beat-Bengals-24-18.html Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys' first-team offense finally got into the end zone. Sun, 25 Aug 2013 00:30:02 MDT Forbes: Paul Kruger among the most overpaid players in the NFL http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584681/Forbes-Paul-Kruger-among-the-most-overpaid-players-in-the-NFL.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584681/Forbes-Paul-Kruger-among-the-most-overpaid-players-in-the-NFL.html Forbes.com released a list of the top ten most overpaid NFL players which includes former Utah standout Paul Kruger. Wed, 14 Aug 2013 17:40:00 MDT Commentary: Memorable BYU football moments in pre-Edwards era http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584647/Commentary-Memorable-BYU-football-moments-in-pre-Edwards-era.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584647/Commentary-Memorable-BYU-football-moments-in-pre-Edwards-era.html BYUtv did a great job on the 50 greatest plays in BYU football history. I would like to add some significant plays, games... Wed, 14 Aug 2013 10:15:00 MDT Raiders counting on Jennings to back up McFadden http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635884/Raiders-counting-on-Jennings-to-back-up-McFadden.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635884/Raiders-counting-on-Jennings-to-back-up-McFadden.html Rashad Jennings takes every precaution he can to keep his body in top shape necessary for an NFL running back. Tue, 13 Aug 2013 20:00:00 MDT Dolphins trying to escape Heat's shadow http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635565/Dolphins-trying-to-escape-Heats-shadow.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635565/Dolphins-trying-to-escape-Heats-shadow.html Football has always been No. 1 in the South, in Florida and in South Florida. The Dolphins have by far the deepest roots and... Fri, 09 Aug 2013 00:14:37 MDT Rookie's INT for TD lifts Dallas, 24-20 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635311/Rookies-INT-for-TD-lifts-Dallas-24-20.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635311/Rookies-INT-for-TD-lifts-Dallas-24-20.html Rookie Devonte Holloman's 75-yard interception return with a tipped pass keyed the Dallas Cowboys' 24-20 victory over the... Sun, 04 Aug 2013 21:35:00 MDT Weekend watch: NFL players with Utah ties in this weekend's preseason action http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635099/Weekend-watch-NFL-players-with-Utah-ties-in-this-weekends-preseason-action.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635099/Weekend-watch-NFL-players-with-Utah-ties-in-this-weekends-preseason-action.html The NFL preseason begins just as college camps are getting ready, and one team in action this weekend features a number of... Thu, 01 Aug 2013 14:45:00 MDT Yankees beat Dodgers 3-0 helped by Ellis' error http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635085/Yankees-beat-Dodgers-3-0-helped-by-Ellis-error.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635085/Yankees-beat-Dodgers-3-0-helped-by-Ellis-error.html Pinch-hitter Lyle Overbay singled in the go-ahead run with two outs in the top of the ninth inning, helping the New York... Wed, 31 Jul 2013 23:46:20 MDT Dolphins' top pick may play special teams http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635056/Dolphins-top-pick-may-play-special-teams.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635056/Dolphins-top-pick-may-play-special-teams.html The Miami Dolphins are so eager to see rookie Dion Jordan in Sunday's exhibition opener that they might put him in the game... Wed, 31 Jul 2013 21:55:02 MDT Romo working way back, even in 'light' practice http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634999/Romo-working-way-back-even-in-light-practice.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634999/Romo-working-way-back-even-in-light-practice.html Tony Romo didn't look like somebody taking the day off. Tue, 30 Jul 2013 22:00:00 MDT