<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Blue Star]]> Copyright 2014 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 Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:37:12 -0500 Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:37:12 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Scandrick "Just Glad to be Back"]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:15:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/orland-scandrick-ped-presser.jpg
Orlando Scandrick was glad to be back on the field on Sunday, after being suspended for the first two games of the season.

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<![CDATA[Mo Claiborne Not Satisfied with Late Pick]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:10:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455882008.jpg
Morris Claiborne's game-ending interception wasn't enough to make him forget how rough of a day he was having before that.

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<![CDATA[McClain, Spencer Could Return Next Week]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:06:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/158439069.jpg
Jerry Jones is hopeful that LB Rolando McClain and DE Anthony Spencer will return to the lineup against the Saints next week.

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<![CDATA[Dan Bailey Breaks Franchise Record ]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:19:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/451794479.jpg
Dan Bailey now owns the franchise record for consecutive field goals made with 28.

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<![CDATA[Murray on Fumbles: "I've Got to Get it Fixed"]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:19:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455874178.jpg
DeMarco Murray has yet to have a game in 2014 in which he hasn't lost a fumble.

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<![CDATA[Three Phases: Cowboys-Rams]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:16:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455881864.jpg
Talk about a Jekyl and Hyde performance. Wow.

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<![CDATA[Somehow, Week 3 is Cowboys' Strong Suit]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:31:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4558818501.jpg
No matter the coach, players or final outcome of the season, the Cowboys have won their third game of the season for 12 consecutive years.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Top Rams, 34-31]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:26:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4558741761.jpg
See images from the Cowboys comeback victory over the St. Louis Rams Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys 34, Rams 31: Whitt Watch Top 10]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:41:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455874200.jpg
Down 21-0, Dallas rallies for an unlikely and historic comeback victory in St. Louis.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Overcome 21-Point Deficit, Defeat Rams]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:27:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455874176.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys overcame an early 21-point deficit in St. Louis on Sunday and defeated the Rams 34-31.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Trail Rams 21-10 After Ugly First Half]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 13:34:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/austin-davis9.21.14.jpg
After a sloppy first half, the Cowboys are trailing the Rams in St. Louis, 21-10.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys-Rams Game Day Twitter Chat]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:22:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/453708264.jpg
Join the writers and editors of SportsDay and the Blue Star Blog as we discuss the Cowboys game against the St. Louis Rams, live.

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<![CDATA[Murray on Past Success Vs. Rams]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:03:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455442014.jpg
Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray isn't paying any mind to his history of big days against the St. Louis Rams.

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<![CDATA[Linehan Downplays Return to St. Louis]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:19:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/scott-linehan-cowboys.jpg
Cowboys passing game coordinator Scott Linehan will return to St. Louis on Sunday for the first time since he was head coach there.]]>
<![CDATA[Witten Not Concerned with Statistics]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:55:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455442126.jpg
Cowboys veteran tight end Jason Witten says he's not worried about individual statistics.

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<![CDATA[Dez Bryant Declares He'll Play on Sunday]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:43:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/453321588.jpg
Dez Bryant says he'll be ready to go for Sunday's matchup with the Rams in St. Louis.

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<![CDATA[Rolando McClain Doubtful for Rams Game]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:33:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/072614+Cowboys+McClain.jpg
Jerry Jones confirmed Friday that Rolando McClain was doubtful for the Rams game, with a groin issue.

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<![CDATA[Place Your Bets: Week 3]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:00:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455442014.jpg
Get your bets in, y'all.

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<![CDATA[Romo Misses Practice Due to Back]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:59:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455452996.jpg
Sure enough, the reason for Tony Romo's sluggish start is a balky back.

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<![CDATA[Garrett: Cowboys Really Liked Aaron Donald]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:53:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/aaron-donald-cowboys.jpg
Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald was a draft target for the Cowboys before St. Louis scooped him up three spots ahead of them.]]>
<![CDATA[Fantasy Land: Studs and Duds, Week 3]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:31:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455451610.jpg
It's fantasy time, folks.

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<![CDATA[Davon Coleman Dealing with Strained Calf]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:48:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/157366013.jpg
Davon Coleman hurt his calf in the weight room this week, but he doesn't think the injury is serious.

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<![CDATA[Tony Romo Just Fine With Playing the Bus Driver]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:27:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455452996.jpg
Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo doesn't mind playing the bus driver, so long as the team is winning.

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<![CDATA[Rolando McClain Nursing Groin Injury]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:18:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/072614+Cowboys+McClain.jpg
Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has been limited this week with a groin injury.

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<![CDATA[Scandrick Ready to Get Back to Work]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:10:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/orlando-scandrick12.5.11.jpg
Cowboys corner Orlando Scandrick is ready to get back into the grind after being suspended for the first two weeks of the season.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Not Worried About Murray's Durability]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:57:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455442100.jpg
The Cowboys plan on giving DeMarco Murray a healthy workload throughout the season.

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<![CDATA[Jerry: Romo "Getting the Rust Off"]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:23:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455452146.jpg
Jerry Jones believes Tony Romo is just getting back in the swing of things after being limited throughout the preseason.

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<![CDATA[Demarcus Lawrence's Recovery Going Well]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:55:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/demarcus-lawrence-injury.jpg
Cowboys defensive end Demarcus Lawrence has been told that his recovery from foot surgery is on track.

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<![CDATA[Rolando McClain Shining in Dallas]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:45:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rolando-mcclain9.15.jpg
Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has rediscovered his love of football, and it's showing on the field.]]>
<![CDATA[Orlando Scandrick Set to Return]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/orlando-scandrick10.17.11.jpg
Under the amended drug policy, Orlando Scandrick has been cleared to return to action effective immediately.]]>
<![CDATA[Power Rankings: NFC East]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:24:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/204*120/Darren+Sproles+Eagles.JPG
The Eagles are far and away the best in the division, but the Cowboys had a surprising win on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Haley Again Knocks on Hall of Fame Door]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:07:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/charles-haley2.9.12.jpg
A finalist last year, the former Cowboys' pass rusher is again on the list of nominees.]]>
<![CDATA[Banged Up Shoulder Could Limit Dez Bryant]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:41:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4554420961.jpg
Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant could be limited in practice this week after suffering a minor shoulder injury in Sunday's win.

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<![CDATA[Jerry Likes Romo in Role of Game Manager]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:36:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/453706640.jpg
Jerry Jones will be happy if Tony Romo continues to play the role of game manager, as he did in the win over Tennessee on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Ring of Honor Would be "Proudest Moment" for Woodson]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:16:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/darren-woodson1.25.12.jpg
Darren Woodson makes no secret of the fact that he would like to join the Ring of Honor someday.]]>
<![CDATA[Garrett Applauds Cowboys' Physicality in Win]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:03:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455442130.jpg
Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett was pleased with the team's physicality in Sunday's victory over the Titans.

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<![CDATA[Spencer Getting Closer to Return]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:51:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/anthony-spencer-jerry-jones.jpg
Anthony Spencer is getting closer to returning to the lineup, Jason Garrett said this week.]]>
<![CDATA[Murray Off to Fastest Start in Team History]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:35:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455442014.jpg
Not even the Cowboys' Hall of Fame running backs got out of the gate as quickly as DeMarco Murray.

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<![CDATA[Scandrick Return Will Bolster Surprising Defense]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:44:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/222*120/Giants-Cowboys021.jpg
The Cowboys defense is far from a world-beater, but it hasn't been as awful as we'd feared. Now, it's about to get better.

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<![CDATA[On Deck: Rams]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:08:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys-at-rams-2014.jpg
DeMarco Murray is coming off a great game, and now he's ready to face the team he seems to love facing the most.]]>
<![CDATA[Tony Romo Plays Bus Driver]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:42:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455442100.jpg
With DeMarco Murray running all over the Titans, Tony Romo was free to play the role of game manager on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Bryant Makes Impact Despite Double-Teams]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:37:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455452948.jpg
Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant was double-covered all day by the Titans, but he still found a way to make his mark on the game.

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<![CDATA[Blue Star Spirit - 2014]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:56:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*183/86d11f67662846ea968a1c972fbb568e.jpg
Cowboys fans show off their Blue Star spirit.

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<![CDATA[Henry Melton Plays Difference-Maker]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:08:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455451602.jpg
Henry Melton recorded a half sack and set up a game changing interception on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Rolando McClain Robbed of Pick-Six]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:54:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rolando-mcclain9.15.jpg
Rolando McClain's big day against the Titans could have been bigger, had the referees not blown a play dead prematurely.]]>
<![CDATA[DeMarco Murray Joins Elite Company ]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:39:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys-titans9.14.14.jpg
DeMarco Murray became just the third Cowboys running back to begin a season with two 100-yard performances, joining Tony Dorsett and Emmitt Smith.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Can Thank D for 1-1 Start]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:30:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455451602.jpg
At least through two weeks the Cowboys' defense isn't nearly as bad as some of us - guilty - predicted it would be.

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<![CDATA[Sideline Images: Cowboys Vs. Titans]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:22:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455441438.jpg
Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys improved to 1-1 on the 2014 season with a 26-10 win over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014.

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