<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Blue Star]]>Copyright 2017http://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-usTue, 25 Jul 2017 03:52:45 -0500Tue, 25 Jul 2017 03:52:45 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Cowboys Five Things To Know: Training Camp Day One]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 22:49:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Press+Conference.JPG
NBC 5's Pat Doney breaks down the five things to know from Cowboys Training Camp day one.]]>
<![CDATA[The Matter of Character with the Cowboys]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 18:31:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Opening+Press+Confernce.JPG
The latest issues for the Cowboys continue to bring the subject of "character" into the spotlight as training camp begins in California.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Cowboys Cut WR Lucky Whitehead]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:29:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-607561366.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys have cut wide receiver Lucky Whitehead, according to a team spokesman.

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<![CDATA[After Shoplifting Arrest, It's Time To Cut Lucky Whitehead]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 17:34:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-485763090.jpg
Lucky Whitehead is not a difference-maker. The Cowboys need to cut him after his latest issue.

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<![CDATA[Warrant Issued For Dallas Cowboys Receiver Lucky Whitehead]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:32:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/doney_lucky_whitehead_dog_interview_1200x675_1001958467868.jpg
Dallas Cowboys receiver Lucky Whitehead is back in the news - this time for a Virginia warrant over shop lifting.]]>
<![CDATA[Pat Doney Talks Football with Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones]]> Sun, 23 Jul 2017 23:59:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/doney+jerry+pic.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney talks with Cowboys owner Jerry Jones about Ezekiel Elliott's offseason issues, the emergence of Dak Prescott at quarterback and Jerry's high school playing days in Arkansas. ]]>
<![CDATA[Smith, Young Secondary A Focus During Cowboys Training Camp]]> Sun, 23 Jul 2017 22:14:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Press+Conference.JPG
Despite all the offseason issues going into training camp, the Cowboys remain optimistic about linebacker Jaylon Smith's recovery from knee surgery and the current youth movement in the secondary.]]>
<![CDATA[Jones, Garrett Back Elliott Amidst Offseason Issues]]> Sun, 23 Jul 2017 19:32:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Opening+Press+Confernce.JPG
The offseason issues surrounding the Cowboys took centerstage during the Cowboys opening press conference prior to the start of training camp.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Show Their Support for the Military]]> Sat, 22 Jul 2017 23:06:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys_Show_Support_to_Military.jpg
After arriving in California for the start of training camp, the Cowboys spent some time with the military and families at Point Magu.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Five Things To Know: The Beach Edition]]> Fri, 21 Jul 2017 22:48:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/doney+on+a+beach.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney hits the beach and has the Five Things To Know before the Cowboys arrive for training camp in Oxnard, California. ]]>
<![CDATA[Collins Hits the Lake Before Cowboys Training Camp]]> Fri, 21 Jul 2017 19:12:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Collins_Hits_the_Lake_Before_Cowboys_Training_Camp.jpg
Cowboys offensive tackle La'el Collins made a trip to Lake Lewisville to get some fishing in before leaving for Cowboys Training Camp in Oxnard, California.]]>
<![CDATA[Interesting Week for the Cowboys Before Training Camp Begins]]> Fri, 21 Jul 2017 19:10:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/073016+Cowboys+helmet+Oxnard.jpg
NBC 5 sports director Newy Scruggs runs down an interesting week for the Cowboys before the team packs up and leaves for training camp in Onxard, California. 

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<![CDATA[Hurst BBQ Restaurant Offers 'Zeke' Sandwich]]> Fri, 21 Jul 2017 06:39:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/the-zeke.gif
Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot is making headlines for numerous reasons this off-season — this time for an enormous barbecue sandwich being sold in his name.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys WR Dez Bryant Hosts 'Backyard BBQ' in Lufkin]]> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:07:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dez_Bryant_BBQ_4p_72017.jpg
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant invited friends, family and fans from all over to a free barbecue in his hometown of Lufkin Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Dez Welcomes All to 'Backyard BBQ' in Lufkin]]> Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:48:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dez-bbq-1.jpg
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant invited friends, family and fans from all over to a free barbecue in his hometown of Lufkin Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys LB Jaylon Smith Could Make Full Recovery: Report]]> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:20:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jaylon-smith-helmet.jpg
The nerves in Dallas Cowboys second-year linebacker Jaylon Smith's knee have regenerated to the point that Smith could make a full recovery from the knee injury that clouded his future in the NFL, according...

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<![CDATA[Countdown to Cowboys Camp: No. 2, Dak Prescott]]> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 08:34:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/doney_cowboys_storylines__2_dak_prescott_1200x675_991793219986.jpg
Pat Doney counts down the days to the 2017 Dallas Cowboys Training Camp with a look at the 27 different story lines that he will be watching while in Oxnard California. No. 2 is quarterback Dak Prescott,...]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Cowboys Hosting Training Camp at The Star For Fans]]> Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:58:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/The+Star+11+Doney.jpg
The Cowboys will host training camp practices at The Star so fans can watch players and coaches prepare.

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<![CDATA[Countdown to Cowboys Camp: No. 3, Jerry Jones]]> Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:12:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/doney_cowboys_storylines__3_jerry_jones_1200x675_991779395582.jpg
Pat Doney counts down the days to the 2017 Dallas Cowboys Training Camp with a look at the 27 different story lines that he will be watching while in Oxnard California. No. 3 is Jerry Jones and his induction...]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott to Appeal Speeding Conviction]]> Tue, 18 Jul 2017 07:33:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-6317645841.jpg
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will appeal a misdemeanor conviction for speeding, according to a report.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys WR's Dog Returned After Being Stolen, Ransomed]]> Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:19:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/blitz-home-lucky.jpg
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead's dog has been returned safely Tuesday after reportedly being stolen and held for ransom.

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<![CDATA[Former Stars Give Ezekiel Elliott Hall of Fame-Worthy Advice]]> Mon, 17 Jul 2017 21:47:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-610468130.jpg
Pro Football Hall of Famers "Mean" Joe Greene, Tony Dorsett and Charles Haley know what it's like to be a star in the NFL, and they have some words of wisdom for Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel...

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<![CDATA[Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead Says His Dog Was Stolen]]> Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:28:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/doney_lucky_whitehead_dog_interview_1200x675_1001958467868.jpg
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead tells NBC 5 Sports' Pat Doney that someone stole his dog, Blitz, and is demanding ransom.]]>
<![CDATA[Ezekiel Elliott Involved in Fight at Dallas Bar: Source]]> Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:28:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-5954291321.jpg
A source tells NBC 5's Newy Scruggs that Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott was involved in a physical altercation with at a club in Dallas Sunday night.

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<![CDATA[Ezekiel Elliott Involved in Fight Amid NFL Investigation]]> Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:37:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pat-doney-on-zeke-altercation_1200x675_1001777219521.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney discusses the ramifications of reports that Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott was involved in an altercation at a Dallas bar while the NFL investigates his involvement in a previous...]]>
<![CDATA[Countdown to Cowboys Camp: No. 5, Dez Bryant]]> Mon, 17 Jul 2017 17:22:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/doney_cowboys_storylines__5_dez_bryant_1200x675_991759939893.jpg
Pat Doney is counting down the days to the 2017 Dallas Cowboys Training Camp with a look at the 27 different story lines that he will be watching while in Oxnard California. #5 is Dez Bryant and his competition...]]>
<![CDATA[Countdown to Cowboys Camp - No. 6, Taco Charlton]]> Sat, 15 Jul 2017 22:34:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/taco-charlton-jersey.jpg


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<![CDATA[Countdown to Cowboys Camp - No. 7, Sean Lee]]> Sat, 15 Jul 2017 15:11:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630563188.jpg
Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee is coming off his best season in the NFL. The two-time All-Pro will look to carry that momentum into the 2017 season. This is one of the topics NBC 5's Pat Doney will be following...

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<![CDATA[Report: Elliott Facing Possible Suspension to Start Season]]> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 23:01:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630561394.jpg
There are reports that Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is preparing to face a suspension from the NFL to start the 2017 season.

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<![CDATA[Countdown to Cowboys Camp - No. 8, Ryan Switzer]]> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 17:29:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/181*120/UNC+Ryan+Swizter.jpg
The Cowboys have a "significant" role for rookie wideout Ryan Switzer. The only question will be what type of role he has as a receiver and punt returner. This will be one of the many topics Pat Doney...

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<![CDATA['Zeke' Sandwich Making Waves in Hurst]]> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:32:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/zeke22.jpg
Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot is making headlines for numerous reasons this off-season - this time for an enormous barbecue sandwich being sold in his name.]]>
<![CDATA[Ex-Cowboys Coach Tom Landry's House on Sale for Over $1 Mil]]> Thu, 13 Jul 2017 22:47:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/01_4510Hallmark_001+%286%29.jpg
Tom Landry's four-bedroom, three-bathroom, 4,000 square foot home is being listed at over $1 million.

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<![CDATA[Who Dak Prescott Reminds Hall of Famer Charles Haley Of]]> Thu, 13 Jul 2017 21:04:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/who_haley_compares_prescott_to_1200x675_996425283948.jpg
Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive end Charles Haley has played with three Hall of Fame quarterbacks: Joe Montana, Steve Young and Troy Aikman. He tells NBC 5 sports director Newy Scruggs which one of...]]>
<![CDATA[Countdown to Cowboys Camp - No. 9, Maliek Collins]]> Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:10:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Maliek+Collins.jpg
Cowboys defensive tackle Maliek Collins was a challenge for the offensive line during minicamp, which means he might just be really good. This will be one of the topics that NBC 5's Pat Doney will be following...

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<![CDATA[Dak Prescott: 'We're Gonna Win The NFC East']]> Thu, 13 Jul 2017 05:48:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-813482064.jpg
At the ESPYs red carpet event Wednesday, second year quarterback Dak Prescott tells The Dallas Morning News' Jon Machota the Cowboys are "gonna win the NFC East."

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<![CDATA[Mike Lombardi Rips Jason Garrett's Coaching Ability]]> Thu, 13 Jul 2017 04:31:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/460774542.jpg
Former NFL exec Mike Lombardi rips current NFL Coach of the Year winner Jason Garrett's coaching ability, "To me when you watch Jason Garrett coach you really never sense he’s got control of the game."

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<![CDATA[Countdown to Cowboys Camp - No. 10, DeMarcus Lawrence ]]> Wed, 12 Jul 2017 20:32:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+DeMarcus+Lawrence.jpg
Is Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence set up for a breakout season? It's one of the storylines NBC 5's Pat Doney will be following at training camp. 

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<![CDATA[Coach Bret Bielema Talks Jerry Jones Impact on Arkansas]]> Wed, 12 Jul 2017 18:35:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457124394.jpg
Jerry Jones won a national title with Arkansas in 1964. He is still making an impact on the SEC program today according to Hogs head coach Bielema.

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<![CDATA[DeAngelo Williams Wouldn't Play for the Cowboys]]> Wed, 12 Jul 2017 16:53:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Steelers+DeAngelo+Williams.jpg
Free agent running back DeAngelo Williams is looking for a spot on a NFL team for the 2017 season but the Cowboys are not on his list.

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<![CDATA[Countdown to Cowboys Camp - No. 11, Dak to Dez Connection ]]> Tue, 11 Jul 2017 17:15:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Dak+to+Dez.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney is counting down the days to the 2017 Dallas Cowboys Training Camp with a look at the 27 different story lines that he will be watching while in Oxnard, California. No. 11 is the deep ball/fade

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<![CDATA[Mississippi State's Mullen On Prescott: "He's A Winner"]]> Tue, 11 Jul 2017 17:37:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630560876.jpg
Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott was the subject of conversation at SEC Media Day when Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen shared his praise for his former quarterback.

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