Dallas Cowboys http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Dallas Cowboys en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:32:48 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Dick Harmon: 'Deflategate' adds circus aura to Super Bowl showdown between Seahawks and Patriots http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620313/Deflategate-adds-circus-aura-to-Super-Bowl-showdown-between-Seahawks-and-Patriots.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620313/Deflategate-adds-circus-aura-to-Super-Bowl-showdown-between-Seahawks-and-Patriots.html Did Tom Brady play with illegally deflated footballs in the AFC championship game and did it matter? The Patriots star has... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:00:00 MST What’s God got to do with football devotion? Plenty http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620153/What7s-God-got-to-do-with-football-devotion-Plenty.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620153/What7s-God-got-to-do-with-football-devotion-Plenty.html Did God lift Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson’s overtime pass into the end zone on Sunday, rewarding the prayerful... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:06:42 MST Most popular sports teams in Utah? Utes football and the Jazz, Dan Jones poll reveals http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620000/Most-popular-sports-teams-in-Utah-Utes-football-and-the-Jazz-Dan-Jones-poll-reveals.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620000/Most-popular-sports-teams-in-Utah-Utes-football-and-the-Jazz-Dan-Jones-poll-reveals.html Who are the most popular sports teams in the Beehive State? If you said University of Utah football or the Utah Jazz, give... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:55:00 MST In different ways, LBs Bobby Wagner, Clay Matthews make marks http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666466/In-different-ways-LBs-Bobby-Wagner-Clay-Matthews-make-marks.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666466/In-different-ways-LBs-Bobby-Wagner-Clay-Matthews-make-marks.html If it seems as if Clay Matthews is omnipresent off the field, well, yeah. No NFL linebacker has a higher profile than the... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 17:45:00 MST Deseret News Sports Podcast: Is Urban Meyer the best coach in football? Talking college and NFL playoffs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666269/Deseret-News-Sports-Podcast-Is-Urban-Meyer-the-best-coach-in-football-Talking-college-and-NFL.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666269/Deseret-News-Sports-Podcast-Is-Urban-Meyer-the-best-coach-in-football-Talking-college-and-NFL.html In this week's episode, DeseretNews.com writer Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans attempt to answer the question,... Tue, 13 Jan 2015 17:08:16 MST Poppinga: Going head to head with the most intimidating football player of my career http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619392/Poppinga-Going-head-to-head-with-the-most-intimidating-football-player-of-my-career.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619392/Poppinga-Going-head-to-head-with-the-most-intimidating-football-player-of-my-career.html Throughout my professional football career I never really faced an opponent that just scared me until I faced this guy. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 09:55:00 MST Ohio State wins 1st playoff title with 42-20 win over Oregon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666181/Ohio-State-wins-1st-playoff-title-with-42-20-win-over-Oregon.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666181/Ohio-State-wins-1st-playoff-title-with-42-20-win-over-Oregon.html Ohio State can add the newest version of the national championship trophy to a case that already has a bunch of the old ones. Mon, 12 Jan 2015 23:50:00 MST NFL locals photo gallery: Smith scores, Wagner registers nine tackles http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619384/NFL-locals-photo-gallery-Smith-scores-Wagner-registers-nine-tackles.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619384/NFL-locals-photo-gallery-Smith-scores-Wagner-registers-nine-tackles.html Eight players with local ties played in this weekend's NFL divisional playoff games. Here's a look at how they performed, as... Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:50:00 MST Why Dez's catch wasn't a catch in Cowboys-Packers game http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666039/Why-Dezs-catch-wasnt-a-catch-in-Cowboys-Packers-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666039/Why-Dezs-catch-wasnt-a-catch-in-Cowboys-Packers-game.html Sun, 11 Jan 2015 18:45:00 MST Packers rally to beat Cowboys 26-21 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666017/Packers-rally-to-beat-Cowboys-26-21.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666017/Packers-rally-to-beat-Cowboys-26-21.html No need for ice and wind and record low temperatures. Even in relatively balmy conditions for Green Bay, and with a somewhat... Sun, 11 Jan 2015 14:35:00 MST Loyola Marymount's leading scorer sits out in loss at BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619352/Loyola-Marymounts-leading-scorer-sits-out-in-loss-at-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619352/Loyola-Marymounts-leading-scorer-sits-out-in-loss-at-BYU.html Payne sat out due to a "coach's decision," according to Loyola Marymount's sports information department. Sat, 10 Jan 2015 23:55:00 MST Morning links: Bill Walton talks about Utah's blowout victory; Lotulelei breaks foot http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619159/Morning-links-Bill-Walton-talks-about-Utahs-blowout-victory-Lotulelei-breaks-foot.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619159/Morning-links-Bill-Walton-talks-about-Utahs-blowout-victory-Lotulelei-breaks-foot.html Basketball hall of famer Bill Walton had some fun color commentating on Utah's 74-49 victory over Colorado; and former Utah... Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:42:24 MST Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston to enter the NFL Draft http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619090/Florida-State-quarterback-Jameis-Winston-to-enter-the-NFL-Draft.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619090/Florida-State-quarterback-Jameis-Winston-to-enter-the-NFL-Draft.html Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston announced that he is going to the NFL on the same day the woman who accused him of... Wed, 07 Jan 2015 14:00:00 MST 83-year-old ready to keep time at big game after transplant http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665555/83-year-old-ready-to-keep-time-at-big-game-after-transplant.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665555/83-year-old-ready-to-keep-time-at-big-game-after-transplant.html About a month after getting a kidney transplant, 83-year-old Jim Ely is ready to get back to work, which in his case will... Mon, 05 Jan 2015 09:55:00 MST Photo gallery: 8 Utah ties play in NFL wild card playoffs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618934/Photo-gallery-8-Utah-ties-play-in-NFL-wild-card-playoffs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618934/Photo-gallery-8-Utah-ties-play-in-NFL-wild-card-playoffs.html Eight players with local ties played in this weekend's NFL wild card playoff games. Here's a look at photos from their play. Sun, 04 Jan 2015 20:10:00 MST Romo, Cowboys rally past Lions 24-20 in wild card http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665525/Romo-Cowboys-rally-past-Lions-24-20-in-wild-card.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665525/Romo-Cowboys-rally-past-Lions-24-20-in-wild-card.html Tony Romo threw two touchdown passes to Terrance Williams, the second for the lead late in the fourth quarter, and the Dallas... Sun, 04 Jan 2015 19:35:51 MST Houston rallies from 21 points in 4th quarter for an improbable win over Pitt http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665421/Houston-rallies-from-21-points-in-4th-quarter-for-an-improbable-win-over-Pitt.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665421/Houston-rallies-from-21-points-in-4th-quarter-for-an-improbable-win-over-Pitt.html Houston (8-5) went on to the biggest comeback in an FBS game this season, and the third-largest ever in a bowl game. Fri, 02 Jan 2015 14:31:11 MST AP All-Pro team: Watt, Gronkowski unanimous picks http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665394/AP-All-Pro-team-Watt-Gronkowski-unanimous-picks.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665394/AP-All-Pro-team-Watt-Gronkowski-unanimous-picks.html J.J. Watt found a unique way to make the 2014 Associated Press NFL All-Pro team announced Friday. Fri, 02 Jan 2015 11:43:56 MST NFL playoff picture: 20 Utah ties currently in line to make the postseason http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618491/NFL-playoff-picture-20-Utah-ties-currently-in-line-to-make-the-postseason.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618491/NFL-playoff-picture-20-Utah-ties-currently-in-line-to-make-the-postseason.html The NFL postseason picture is coming into clearer view with 10 of the 12 playoff spots already claimed. As the postseason... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 10:55:00 MST Week 14 NFL locals roundup: Former Aggies step up for their teams http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617355/Week-14-NFL-locals-roundup-Former-Aggies-step-up-for-their-teams.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617355/Week-14-NFL-locals-roundup-Former-Aggies-step-up-for-their-teams.html Former Utah State Aggies stepped up big, with one scoring an unlikely and another providing a big boost for his team after... Tue, 09 Dec 2014 20:45:00 MST BYU alum Dennis Pitta expected to return for 2015 season http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617273/BYU-alum-Dennis-Pitta-expected-to-return-for-2015-season.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617273/BYU-alum-Dennis-Pitta-expected-to-return-for-2015-season.html During the team’s press conference on Monday, Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh said Dennis Pitta’s... Mon, 08 Dec 2014 17:50:00 MST Alabama, Oregon, FSU, Ohio State are in playoff http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663858/Alabama-Oregon-FSU-Ohio-State-are-in-playoff.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663858/Alabama-Oregon-FSU-Ohio-State-are-in-playoff.html The Big 12 co-champs, TCU and Baylor, were left out. Sun, 07 Dec 2014 11:20:00 MST 1980 Miracle Bowl: Sizing up the enemy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617157/1980-Miracle-Bowl-Sizing-up-the-enemy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617157/1980-Miracle-Bowl-Sizing-up-the-enemy.html Sat, 06 Dec 2014 09:30:00 MST Police cases stir national protests, debate http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663753/Police-cases-stir-national-protests-debate.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663753/Police-cases-stir-national-protests-debate.html Thousands and thousands of diverse people united by anger took to the streets from New York City to San Francisco for a... Fri, 05 Dec 2014 08:29:58 MST Brady Poppinga: Athlete or not, my mission taught me that we all are competitors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616753/Brady-Poppinga-Athlete-or-not-my-mission-taught-me-that-we-all-are-competitors.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616753/Brady-Poppinga-Athlete-or-not-my-mission-taught-me-that-we-all-are-competitors.html The first lesson I learned when I left my hypercompetitive lifestyle behind to serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ... Mon, 01 Dec 2014 15:20:00 MST Aggies try to shake off setback at Boise while waiting on bowl bid http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616717/Aggies-try-to-shake-off-setback-at-Boise-while-waiting-on-bowl-bid.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616717/Aggies-try-to-shake-off-setback-at-Boise-while-waiting-on-bowl-bid.html Hopes of a Mountain West Conference championship quickly went awry behind a record-setting performance by Jay Ajayi. Sun, 30 Nov 2014 19:05:00 MST Cowboys can’t keep up with fast-paced Eagles in 33-10 defeat http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663381/Cowboys-can7t-keep-up-with-fast-paced-Eagles-in-33-10-defeat.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663381/Cowboys-can7t-keep-up-with-fast-paced-Eagles-in-33-10-defeat.html Showdown No. 1 goes to Philadelphia. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 19:11:22 MST Dan Liljenquist: Using thankfulness to see more clearly http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616562/Using-thankfulness-to-see-more-clearly.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616562/Using-thankfulness-to-see-more-clearly.html Given the trappings and trimmings and without a deliberate effort to be thankful, to search out and find our blessings,... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:00:00 MST NFL locals roundup for week 12 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616433/NFL-locals-roundup-for-week-12.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616433/NFL-locals-roundup-for-week-12.html Former Utah State Aggie Bobby Wagner returned from injury to help Seattle to a critical 19-3 win over the Arizona Cardinals. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:25:00 MST Brady Poppinga: My older brother was my greatest rival http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616184/Brady-Poppinga-My-older-brother-was-my-greatest-rival.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616184/Brady-Poppinga-My-older-brother-was-my-greatest-rival.html Growing up I was extremely competitive to a fault. The majority of my one-on-one competitions against my older brother would... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:55:00 MST LeBron: Health risks mean sons won't play football http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765662717/LeBron-Health-risks-mean-sons-wont-play-football.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765662717/LeBron-Health-risks-mean-sons-wont-play-football.html LeBron James won't let his two sons play organized football because of the sport's health risks. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:00:00 MST 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