<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Blue Star]]> Copyright 2016 http://www.nbcdfw.com/blogs/blue-star http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.com en-us Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:24:42 -0600 Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:24:42 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Learning To Still Love The Cowboys On Valentine's Day ]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:19:13 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dfw-generic-cowboys-stadium-16.jpg
Even 20 years of failure can't make some of us fall totally out of love with America's Team.

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<![CDATA[Brandt Would Still Like to See Cliff Harris, Drew Pearson Make the Hall]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:56:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gil-brandt-draft.jpg
Gil Brandt believes the Hall of Fame has become kinder to the Cowboys in recent years, but he still thinks Cliff Harris and Drew Pearson belong in Canton.]]>
<![CDATA[Report: Jerry Looking to Bring Golovkin-Alvarez to AT&T Stadium]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:38:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/182520198.jpg
Jerry Jones is reportedly looking to bring the Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez fight to AT&T Stadium in September.

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<![CDATA[Romo on T.O.'s Hall of Fame Credentials: "It's a No-Brainer"]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:16:54 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/769695411.jpg
They only played three seasons together, but Tony Romo has no doubt that Terrell Owens belongs in the Hall of Fame.

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<![CDATA[Phillips "Disappointed That We Didn't Get it Done in Dallas"]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 13:54:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wade-phillips-722.jpg
Having been to and won a Super Bowl with the Broncos, Wade Phillips says he's disappointed he never got there as head coach of the Dallas Cowboys.

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<![CDATA[Scouting the NFL Draft: TE Hunter Henry]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:06:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-497192144.jpg
Arkansas alum Hunter Henry is the top draft-eligible tight end for many, but the Jason Witten clone probably doesn't fit into the Cowboys' draft plan.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Have a Healthy Salary Cap for a Change]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:08:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jerry-jones-camp-2015-072915-01.jpg
Long handcuffed by bad financial decisions, the Cowboys have money to play with entering free agency.

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<![CDATA[Report: Cowboys Settling in on DB Ramsey]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:58:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-496171772.jpg
The Cowboys have been heavily tied to Carson Wentz with their fourth overall pick, but could they already have their guy pegged?

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<![CDATA[Bringin' 'Em Back: Lance Dunbar]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:28:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-491358482.jpg
Lance Dunbar was starting to show just how good he could be before his season abruptly ended in Week 4. Now, it's time to bring him back.

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<![CDATA[Patriots Pass Cowboys as Most Hated Team]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:15:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/185*120/GettyImages-460129744.jpg
Jerry can't be happy about this...]]>
<![CDATA[Bradie James Still Upset Ware Had to Leave Dallas]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:04:28 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Bradie+James+050614.jpg
Longtime Cowboys linebacker Bradie James still doesn't like to think about how DeMarcus Ware departed Dallas in 2013.

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<![CDATA[How Brice Butler's Wife Predicted His Trade to Dallas]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:10:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/brice-butler-careerday.jpg
Apparently, Brice Butler's wife predicted he would be traded to Dallas just before he actually was.]]>
<![CDATA[Everson Walls Still Hoping For Ring of Honor Call at Some Point]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:11:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/everson-walls5.2.12.jpg
Legendary Cowboys defensive back Everson Walls is still holding out hope that he'll get the call to join the Ring of Honor at some point.]]>
<![CDATA[Wade Phillips Says He'd Coach Again... In Dallas]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:11:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/487111712.jpg
Former Cowboys head coach and current Broncos defensive coordinator Wade Phillips says he would return to a head coaching job in the NFL, if that job was in Dallas.

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<![CDATA[Owens Rightfully Locked Out of HOF: Whitt]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:37:53 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/to-cu-hands.jpg
T.O. has the stats for Canton, but not the substance.

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<![CDATA[Bringin' 'Em Back: Morris Claiborne]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:35:41 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455881080.jpg
Morris Claiborne had an improved season last year before getting injured, and he could be a guy the Cowboys look to bring back at a bargain.

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<![CDATA[QB Andy Dalton's Missing Suitcases Found]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 19:38:28 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/461025800.jpg
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton has located his missing suitcases after they fell out of his truck Wednesday morning in North Texas.

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<![CDATA[Witten's Three Keys to Cowboys Turning It Around in 2016]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:03:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-500377948.jpg
Jason Witten recently gave his three keys to the Cowboys turning it around in 2016, and going from 4-12 to Super Bowl 51.

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<![CDATA[So Who Was the Squeaking QB DeMarcus Ware Mentioned on Kimmel?]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:40:35 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/demarcus-ware-sbchampion.jpg
In a post-Super Bowl appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Monday, Broncos' pass rusher DeMarcus Ware reminisced on a certain unnamed quarterback who made a squeaking noise when Ware hit him.]]>
<![CDATA[JerryWorld Ranked 5th Best Stadium Experience in NFL]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:30:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/490329208.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys' AT&T Stadium was recently named the fifth best stadium experience in the NFL.

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<![CDATA[Emmitt Smith on Manziel: "It's Either the Nightlife or His Career"]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:16:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/edt-emmit-smith.jpg
Emmitt Smith believes Johnny Manziel has to decide between a career in the NFL and the nightlife he's always been so fond of.

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<![CDATA[Emmitt Set to Star in Reality Show]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:28:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/209*120/Emmitt+Smith1.JPG
The NFL's all-time leading rusher and former Cowboys great Emmitt Smith is set to star in a reality show that no one will watch.

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<![CDATA[Cam Speaks Out on Media Session Walk-Off]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:04:55 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-508989998.jpg
Cam Newton cut his postgame press conference short after Sunday's loss to Denver in the Super Bowl and took a lot of heat because of it. Turns out, he doesn't care.

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<![CDATA[Scouting the NFL Draft: RB Ezekiel Elliott]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:44:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-504229246.jpg
Ohio State's Ezekiel Elliott is a three-down running back who can can step in immediately and be nearly everything DeMarco Murray was for the Cowboys.

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<![CDATA[Bringin' 'Em Back: Jack Crawford]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:23:29 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/193*120/GettyImages-485769686.jpg
Jack Crawford has gotten better each year he's been with the Cowboys, so there's no point in giving up on him now.

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<![CDATA[Ware: I've Arrived After Winning Title]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:59:41 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/demarcus-ware-broncos.jpg
DeMarcus Ware waited a long time to play in a Super Bowl, much less win one. Now, he's got it all.]]>
<![CDATA[Falcons Cut Cowboys-ex Durant]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:42:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/justin-durant-10.21.14.jpg
Justin Durant left Dallas for a pay day after the 2014 season, and now he's looking for a job.]]>
<![CDATA[9 Years Ago, Ware, Wade Were Going to Win it All for Dallas]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:48:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459746945.jpg
Sunday's Super Bowl reminds some of us how close the Cowboys were in 2007.

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<![CDATA[NFL Enforces Policy Change at 2016 Combine, Draft]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 05:10:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-474829547.jpg
The NFL is enforcing a policy change on players at this year's combine in Indianapolis and draft in Chicago.

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<![CDATA[Romo Still Considering Collarbone Procedure, Nothing Set in Stone]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 15:03:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-503288576%281%29.jpg
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is still considering surgery to reinforce his oft-injured collarbone, but nothing is set in stone at the moment.

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<![CDATA[Irvin on Newton: "I've Never Lost a Super Bowl, So I Can't Empathize"]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:49:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/michael-irvin-jimmy-johnson.jpg
Michael Irvin says he can't empathize much with Cam Newton's much-publicized postgame frustration, because he never lost a Super Bowl.]]>
<![CDATA[DeSoto Product Von Miller: "MVP is Great, But I'll Take the Ring"]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:31:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/von-miller-mvp-desoto.jpg
DeSoto native Von Miller took home MVP honors at Super Bowl 50, but he's far more excited about the team win.]]>
<![CDATA[Ware Wishes He Could Share SB Experience with Witten, Romo]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:14:50 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/demarcus-ware-sbchampion.jpg
Super Bowl Champion DeMarcus Ware couldn't help but think of a few Dallas teammates he wishes he could have shared the experience with on Sunday night.]]>
<![CDATA[Lynch Retires in Lynchest Way Possible]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 13:07:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/191*120/marshawn1.jpg
#BeastMode announced his retirement on Sunday, during the Super Bowl, on Twitter and with no words. Of course he did.

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<![CDATA[Wade Phillips Finally Wins His Championship]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:46:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/487111712.jpg
And in the process, he earned the right to eradicate a nickname from his time in Dallas.

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<![CDATA[Scouting the NFL Draft: WR Laquon Treadwell]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:25:47 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-489226818.jpg
Ole Miss WR Laquon Treadwell draws comparisons to Cowboys WR Dez Bryant with his size, physicality and competitiveness.

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<![CDATA[Owens Misses Hall Cut, For Now]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:13:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/769695411.jpg
Terrell Owens had a big uphill battle to get into the Hall of Fame on his first try, but his time will come soon.

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<![CDATA[Elliott Would Love to be a Cowboy]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 10:34:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP200545913554.jpg
Ezekiel Elliott will be the first running back chosen in April's draft, and he'd love to be a Cowboy.

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<![CDATA[Manning Has Weirdest Postgame Ever]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 10:30:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-508990854.jpg
Peyton Manning didn't go out on a limb and announce his retirement after winning Super Bowl 50, but he did have the oddest postgame in recent memory.

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<![CDATA[Newy Scruggs Breaks Down Super Bowl 50]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 07:21:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Newy-Scruggs-Cropped-2015.jpg
NBC 5's sports director Newy Scruggs breaks down the Broncos win over the Panthers at Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, California.

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<![CDATA[Could the Cowboys Land the Next Cam Newton?]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 23:57:19 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/paxton-lynch-newy-scruggs.jpg
The Cowboys hold the fourth pick in the draft and Paxton Lynch should be on their radar.

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<![CDATA[Place Your Bets: Super Bowl 50]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:32:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Newton-AP_839441988800.jpg
There's one more NFL game this season. Who are you taking?

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<![CDATA[Dez Welcomes Murray to Return to Cowboys]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:05:42 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-500378506.jpg
Dez Bryant would welcome a "triplets" reunion.

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<![CDATA[Deion Sanders Thinks Jerry Will "Probably" Sign Manziel]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:06:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4888459211.jpg
While all signs would seem to suggest the exact opposite, Deion Sanders said Friday that Jerry Jones will "probably" sign Johnny Manziel.

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<![CDATA[Marinelli Wants More Takeaways in 2016]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:15:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459955020.jpg
Rod Marinelli will spend the offseason thinking about how the Cowboys can create more turnovers in 2016, after they managed just 11 last season.

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<![CDATA[Witten Praises Ware as Teammate]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:01:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-488176750.jpg
DeMarcus Ware still has plenty of fans in Dallas, including Jason Witten.

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<![CDATA[Ryan Leaf Says Johnny Manziel Reminds Him of Him]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:57:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/624911.jpg
Former No. 2 overall pick Ryan Leaf says Johnny Manziel's struggles remind him of his own.

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<![CDATA[DeMarco Murray: "I'm Committed" to Eagles]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:42:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/194*120/496337632.jpg
As rumors about his future abound, DeMarco Murray says hes committed to making it work with the Eagles.

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