<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Blue Star]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcdfw.com/blogs/blue-star http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usWed, 26 Oct 2016 01:07:59 -0500Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:07:59 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[ Joe Theismann On Tony Romo: "I Fear For His Safety." ]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:57:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/usa-tony-romo-cowboys-back-injury_1.jpg
Super Bowl winning QB Joe Theismann says, "I don’t think Tony Romo should ever play football again."

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<![CDATA[Jerry Jones, 2016 NFL Executive of the Year?]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:25:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/zeke-jersey1.jpg
Six games into the season there is an argument to be made for Dallas Cowboys owner/GM Jerry Jones being the front-runner for NFL Executive of the Year.

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<![CDATA[Your Cowboys Fan Photos]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:14:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/18b57db1302e41e1bb58332cdae0e037.jpg
Your Dallas Cowboys fan photos.

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<![CDATA[Newy, Pat Take on Dak-Romo Debate]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:25:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dak-v-romo-scruggs-doney_1200x675_792135235587.jpg
NBC 5 Sports' Newy Scruggs and Pat Doney discuss who should quarterback the Dallas Cowboys as Tony Romo's return from injury nears.]]>
<![CDATA[Eagles, Cowboys Vie for NFC East Lead Sunday]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:06:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys-eagles-snf-scruggs-doney_1200x675_792130627820.jpg
NBC 5's Newy Scruggs and Pat Doney preview Sunday Night Football's matchup between the NFC East rivals Eagles and Cowboys in Dallas.]]>
<![CDATA[Want to Trade or Cut Tony Romo? Well, It's Not Cheap]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:57:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/The+Star+45+Doney.jpg
Trading Romo is a costly proposition. According to the website www.overthecap.com, Romo has a $19.6 million dollar cap charge in 2017.

Photo Credit: Pat Doney, NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[McFadden Willing to Play Special Teams if Necessary]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 16:04:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/501299408.jpg
Running back Darren McFadden is currently on the Non-Football Injury list.

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<![CDATA[Forecasting the Remainder of the Cowboys Season]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 15:18:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-607552614.jpg
Game-by-game analysis and predictions of the Cowboys remaining games.

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<![CDATA[Romo Doesn't Practice During Bye Week's Wednesday Practice]]> Wed, 19 Oct 2016 20:09:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-595430850.jpg
Tony Romo is using the bye week to rehab is injured back.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys WR Dez Bryant Injures Fingers in Kitchen Accident]]> Wed, 19 Oct 2016 19:55:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dez+bryant+fingers+taped.jpg
Even on a bye week, the Dallas Cowboys are making news. The unfortunate part is that it's injury news.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott Sponsors Pet Adoption Day]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:50:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/EZEKIEL+ELLIOT.jpg
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot is off to a great start in his rookie season, and now he is helping some pets find their forever families in North Texas. Elliott partnered with the Dallas SPCA...

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<![CDATA[Prescott or Romo? Garrett Reveals Very Little]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:02:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2016-10-17-16h52m44s79.png
Jason Garrett isn't ready to announce who the Cowboys starting quarterback will be following the bye week.]]>
<![CDATA[Newy, Drew on Cowboys Defense Stepping Up]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2016 06:39:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEWY_DREW_ON_COWBOYS_DEFENSE_1200x675_787263043753.jpg
Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor member Drew Pearson tells NBC 5 sports anchor Newy Scruggs how the Cowboys defense was able to stifle the Packers in Green Bay Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[Newy, Drew Talk Ezekiel Elliott's Impact on Cowboys]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 17:11:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEWY_DREW_ON_EZEKIEL_ELLIOTT_1200x675_787262531982.jpg
Dallas Cowboys legend Drew Pearson and NBC 5 talk about the impact rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott has on the Cowboys.]]>
<![CDATA[Newy, Drew on Cowboys' QB Controversy]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2016 04:38:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEWY_DREW_ON_DAK_PRESCOTT_FOR_WEB_1200x675_787263555894.jpg
Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor member Drew Pearson says he might be changing his stance on whether Dak Prescott should remain the team's quarterback when Tony Romo returns from injury.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Reaction: Jerry Jones Pleased With Win]]> Sun, 16 Oct 2016 21:18:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys_Doney_With_Jerry_1200x675_787204675868.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney catches up with Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones after Sunday's win over the Packers.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Reaction: Big Plays by Church in Win Over Packers]]> Sun, 16 Oct 2016 21:15:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys_Doney_with_Church_1200x675_787205187739.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney talks with Cowboys safety Barry Church after Sunday's win over the Packers.]]>
<![CDATA[Prescott Breaks Brady's Interception Streak, Then Throws One]]> Sun, 16 Oct 2016 18:45:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-615056424.jpg
Dak Prescott owns the NFL record for passes without an interception to start a career.

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<![CDATA[5 Things To Know: Cowboys at Packers ]]> Sat, 15 Oct 2016 21:23:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/usa-ezekiel-elliott-cowboys.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney has the 5 Things To Know as the Cowboys hit the road for Green Bay to face the Packers.

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<![CDATA[Newy Explains Why the Cowboys Need 2 Quarterbacks]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2016 19:41:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/showers-prescott-romo.jpg
NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs explains why the Dallas Cowboys need two quarterbacks.

Photo Credit: The Dallas Morning News]]>
<![CDATA[Newy's Prediction for Cowboys, Packers Game]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2016 19:38:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys2packers1.11.14.jpg
NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs gives his prediction for the Cowboys Packers game.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Cowboys Support Boys and Girls Clubs]]> Fri, 14 Oct 2016 08:55:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-610468130.jpg
Dallas Cowboys players showing their support for the Boys and Girls Clubs, as one star grew up in the program and another works raise money for it.

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<![CDATA[NBC Sunday Night Football Reporter Says Romo Should Sit ]]> Tue, 11 Oct 2016 22:23:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/michelle-tafoya-vote.jpg
Michele Tafoya of NBC's Sunday Night Football to me on NBC Sports Radio she thinks the Cowboys should let rookie Dak Prescott remain as the starting quarterback.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys QB Dak Prescott Featured on SI Cover]]> Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:46:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-610472742.jpg
The quick rise of Dallas Cowboys rookie quarterback Dak Prescott is the subject of the cover story in the upcoming issue of Sports Illustrated.

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<![CDATA[Former Cowboy Greg Hardy to Try MMA Fighting: Report]]> Tue, 11 Oct 2016 10:24:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/194*120/496338154.jpg
Former Dallas Cowboy Greg Hardy says he is pursuing a career as a mixed martial arts fighter, according to reports.

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<![CDATA[Brandon Carr Takes Time to Help Kids Succeed]]> Mon, 10 Oct 2016 18:07:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/BRANDON_CARR_ON_KIDS_1200x675_783043651557.jpg
Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr is not taking the day off after a big win Sunday. He took time to work with kids in Frisco as part of the NFL Play 60 program.]]>
<![CDATA[NBC Sports' Harrison: Dak vs. Tony Debate Could Lose Players]]> Mon, 10 Oct 2016 17:46:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/175*120/GettyImages-488138588.jpg
Super Bowl champion Rodney Harrison's take on a possible change at QB for the Cowboys.

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<![CDATA[Newy, Drew Preview Sunday's Cowboys-Packers Game]]> Mon, 10 Oct 2016 05:17:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Blue_Star_Packers_Preview_1200x675_782563395925.jpg
Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor member Drew Pearson and NBC 5 Sports Anchor Newy Scruggs preview the Cowboys Sunday afternoon game against the Packers in Green Bay.]]>
<![CDATA[Newy, Drew Discuss Dak-Romo Debate]]> Mon, 10 Oct 2016 05:34:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-613626936.jpg
Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor member Drew Pearson and NBC 5 Sports Anchor Newy Scruggs discuss who should quarterback the Cowboys when Tony Romo returns from injury.]]>
<![CDATA[Newy, Drew on How Cowboys Are 4-1]]> Mon, 10 Oct 2016 05:40:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-613635892.jpg
Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor member Drew Pearson tells NBC 5 Sports Anchor Newy Scruggs how the Cowboys have reached 4-1.]]>
<![CDATA[5 To Know: Cowboys Win over Bengals]]> Mon, 10 Oct 2016 00:30:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-613641476.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney has the 5 Things to Know from the Cowboys win over the Bengals at AT&T Stadium on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Newy Predicts Cowboys-Bengals Winner]]> Fri, 07 Oct 2016 06:43:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEWY_COWBOYS_BENGALS_PREDICTION_1200x675_780988995674.jpg
NBC 5 sports anchor Newy Scruggs predicts who will win Sunday's game between the Dallas Cowboys and Cincinnati Bengals in Arlington.]]>
<![CDATA[Remembering Emotional 2012 Game Vs. Bengals]]> Thu, 06 Oct 2016 17:46:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/doney_george_on_cowboys_bengals_jerry_brown_memories_1200x675_780722243871.jpg
Pat Doney and The Dallas Morning News Cowboys reporter Brandon George remember back to the last time the Cowboys played the Bengals, two days after Dallas linebacker Jerry Brown passed away in a car accident.]]>
<![CDATA[AT&T Stadium Rolls Out New Game Day Foods]]> Fri, 07 Oct 2016 04:24:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/195*120/chicken-mozz-sandwich.jpg
Potato chips in chocolate chip cookies and chorizo meatballs topped with chocolate are among the creations happening inside the kitchen at AT&T Stadium.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys' DeMarcus Lawrence Off Suspension]]> Wed, 05 Oct 2016 15:44:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2016-10-05-15h17m20s199.png
Defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence completed his 4-game suspension and returned to practice Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Possible Cowboys QB Controversy in the Future?]]> Mon, 03 Oct 2016 17:34:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys_Watkins_Quarterback_1200x675_778361923646.jpg
Will there be a quarterback controversy once Tony Romo returns? NBC 5's David Watkins has Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett's comments from Monday at The Star in Frisco.]]>
<![CDATA[Newy & Drew Talk Bengals]]> Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:42:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys-bengals-2012-11.jpg
NBC 5 sports director Newy Scruggs and the Original 88 Drew Pearson discuss the upcoming Cowboys game with the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday, Oct. 9.

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<![CDATA[Blue Star Breakdown: Dak Mania]]> Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:38:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-610472742.jpg
NBC 5 sports director Newy Scruggs and the Original 88 Drew Pearson talk about what's ahead for the Cowboys, and Tony Romo, considering Dak Prescott's performance.

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<![CDATA[Blue Star Breakdown: Cowboys' Offense]]> Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:35:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEWY_AND_DREW_TALK_OFFENSIVE_LINE_FOR_WEB_1200x675_777858627773.jpg
NBC 5 sports director Newy Scruggs and the Original 88 Drew Pearson break down the Cowboys' offensive line against the 49ers.]]>
<![CDATA[Blue Star Breakdown: Ezekiel Dominates 49ers]]> Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:32:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEWY_AND_DREW_EZEKIEL_ELLIOTT_TALK_FOR_WEB_1200x675_777858627777.jpg
Cowboys Ring of Honor recipient Drew Pearson and NBC 5 Sports DIrector Newy Scruggs discuss Ezekiel Elliott's performance in Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Overcome Injuries to Beat 49ers]]> Mon, 03 Oct 2016 03:29:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-612073984a.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys beat San Francisco 24-17 Sunday for their third straight win.

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<![CDATA[Sorry Romo Haters, He is Not Losing His Job ]]> Mon, 03 Oct 2016 03:30:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-610467270.jpg
The Romo haters don't want to hear this but he is not losing his job.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Beat 49ers: 5 Things To Know]]> Sun, 02 Oct 2016 21:03:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/Zeketd.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney breaks down the Cowboys 24-17 win over the 49ers from Santa Clara, CA.

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