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Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014 at 11:14 AM
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By Richie Whitt

Secondary Emphasis Leads to More Flag Football

Secondary Emphasis Leads to More Flag Football

The Cowboys' secondary is being affected by the NFL's new emphasis on, well, any sort of touching. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 12, 2014 at 3:31 PM
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By Richie Whitt

Scandrick's Absence Further Weakens Bad D

Scandrick's Absence Further Weakens Bad D

By irresponsibly taking a recreational drug in Mexico, the Cowboys' corner will make a bad defense that much worse. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 12, 2014 at 10:00 PM
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By Newy Scruggs

Race to the Bottom for the Cowboys?

Race to the Bottom for the Cowboys?

Call this a race to the bottom. Right now this is how it must feel if you are a Dallas Cowboys fan. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 12, 2014 at 6:44 AM
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By Associated Press

Scandrick Gets 4-Game Ban: Jerry Jones

Scandrick Gets 4-Game Ban: Jerry Jones

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick is getting a four-game suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014 at 10:52 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Scandrick: "We Can't Go Anywhere but Up From Here"

Scandrick:

Orlando Scandrick believes the Cowboys defense will bounce back in 2014. Read »

Monday, Jul 14, 2014 at 2:39 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Barry Church Adjusts to Being an "Old Guy"

Barry Church Adjusts to Being an

Safety Barry Church is an elder statesman on a very young Cowboys secondary. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014 at 12:33 PM
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By Richie Whitt

Morris Claiborne Needs Immediate Improvement. Or Else.

Morris Claiborne Needs Immediate Improvement. Or Else.

The Cowboys' third-year cornerback hasn't lived up to the hype of a No. 6 overall pick. Yet. Read »

Friday, Jun 6, 2014 at 12:48 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Orlando Scandrick Suddenly an Elder Statesman

Orlando Scandrick Suddenly an Elder Statesman

With defensive captain Sean Lee done for the year, six-year veteran corner Orlando Scandrick is looking to take on a greater leadership role in 2014. Read »

Thursday, Jun 5, 2014 at 2:01 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Orlando Scandrick's Sights Set on Hawaii

Orlando Scandrick's Sights Set on Hawaii

Orlando Scandrick is hoping a greater interception total will earn him a trip to the Pro Bowl. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 4, 2014 at 2:18 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Marinelli: Expect More Man Coverage in 2014

Marinelli: Expect More Man Coverage in 2014

Rod Marinelli is hoping to employ more man coverage in his first season as the Cowboys' defensive coordinator. Read »

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ADAM BOEDEKER Adam Boedeker is a sports writer with the Denton Record-Chronicle and responsible for prompting the No. 8 Bob Knight soundbite as ranked by ESPN.
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RICHIE WHITT Since 1986, Richie has covered America's Team in most every way, including print, radio and TV. He currently writes a sports/guy-stuff blog at DFWSportatorium.com and lives in McKinney with his fiancee, Sybil, and two very spoiled dogs.
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