<![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 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:48:56 -0600 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:48:56 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[AT&T Stadium Cooking Up a Storm for Thanksgiving Game]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:05:39 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/thanksgiving_dinner.jpg
It's tough enough to prepare a Thanksgiving feast for your family. Imagine trying to cook for 100,000 people on Turkey Day. That's the reality for the culinary team at AT&T Stadium, which is busy preparing...

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<![CDATA[Eagles' Logan Not Impressed by Cowboys O-Line]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:42:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/175605471.jpg
Apparently, Eagles defensive tackle Bennie Logan isn't all that impressed by the highly praised Cowboys offensive line.

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<![CDATA[Terrance Williams Practicing Through Broken Finger]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:00:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/2013-cowboys-eagles--%28290%29.jpg
Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams was back at practice on Tuesday after suffering a broken finger in the win over the Giants.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys' Role Players Starting To Shine]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:30:29 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459486534.jpg
For the Cowboys to beat the Eagles and make the playoffs, they'll need leading roles from their supporting actors.

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<![CDATA[3 Reasons the Eagles Will Beat the Cowboys]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:04:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459466736.jpg
An innovative coach, a quarterback finding new success and a relentless defensive line will make Thanksgiving rough for Cowboys fans.

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<![CDATA[Rolando McClain Keeps Impressing]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:22:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rolando-mcclain9.15.jpg
Linebacker Rolando McClain continues to impress the Dallas Cowboys staff and front office.]]>
<![CDATA[Church Not Worried About Hamstring Issue]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:20:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459490384.jpg
Cowboys safety Barry Church is dealing with a minor hamstring issue, but fully expects to play against the Eagles on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Josh Brent Not Sure if He'll Play Thursday]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:21:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/128041650.jpg
Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent could play on Thursday, for the first time since December of 2012.

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<![CDATA[On Deck: Philadelphia Eagles]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:25:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Eagles+Image.jpg
This Turkey Day matchup is shaping up nicely with first place on the line.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Turn Their Focus to Philly]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:11:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459497102.jpg
Just hours after their win over the Giants, the Cowboys are back in Dallas and getting ready for an NFC East showdown with the Eagles.

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<![CDATA[Romo Felt Better Against Giants]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:00:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459495984.jpg
Coming off the bye week, Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo said his back felt better on Sunday night.

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<![CDATA[Marinelli Not Happy with the Defense]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:27:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459483536.jpg
Cowboys defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli wasn't happy with the defensive effort in Sunday's 31-28 win over the Giants.

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<![CDATA[DeMarco Murray Says He Was "Rusty" Against Giants]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:21:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459486534.jpg
In Sunday night's win over the Giants, DeMarco Murray posted a 100-yard performance for the 10th time this season, but said he felt a little rusty after the bye week.

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<![CDATA[Carr Already Sick of Being Asked About Beckham Catch]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:24:28 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4594822461.jpg
Cowboys Brandon Carr is already tired of talking about the instantly famous Odell Beckham catch.

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<![CDATA[O-Line Protection Too Good for Technology]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:44:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459496716.jpg
Vine couldn't handle the Cowboys' game-winning touchdown.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Traditionally On The Receiving End Of Great NFL Catches]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:48:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459483536.jpg
The Cowboys have Super Bowls and a shining legacy, but they're usually on the wrong end of the NFL's greatest catches.

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<![CDATA[Three Phases: Cowboys-Giants]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:48:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459494908.jpg
Comeback wins are sweet, especially in the division and on the road.

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<![CDATA[Romo Once Again Spectacular]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:47:42 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459495984.jpg
Hey, Romo haters, you might want to lay low for a while.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Where Are They Now? Dat Nguyen]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:09:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/112314+Dat+Nguyen+Cowboys.jpg
NBC 5's David Watkins talks to former Cowboys Linebacker Dat Nguyen.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys 31, Giants 28: Whitt Watch Top 10]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 01:01:29 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459495984.jpg
Odell Beckham made the NFL's catch of the year, but the Cowboys got a win that saved their season.

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<![CDATA[Images: Cowboys Shine in New York ]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:21:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459495984.jpg
After a rough first half, the Dallas Cowboys prevailed over the New York Giants on Sunday night, 31-28.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Edge Giants, 31-28]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 23:54:50 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/COWBOYS-GIANTS11.23.jpg
The Cowboys came from behind to beat the Giants on the road on Sunday night, 31-28.]]>
<![CDATA[Jerry Not Thinking About Garrett's Contract]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:16:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/garrett-jones-camp-day0-02.jpg
Jerry Jones says he hasn't been thinking about Jason Garrett's contract status at all this season.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys' Physicality Could Be Key Down Homestretch]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:04:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457968560.jpg
Head coach Jason Garrett hopes the Cowboys' physicality will make them weather-proof down the homestretch of 2014.

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<![CDATA[DeMarco Murray Not Looking Ahead]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:22:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457517236.jpg
DeMarco Murray believes the Cowboys are mentally ready to play two games in a five-day span.

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<![CDATA[Dez: We Didn't Work Hard Enough in Recent Years]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:08:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457515492.jpg
Dez Bryant believes the Dallas Cowboys didn't work hard enough in the past three seasons.

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<![CDATA[Jerry: Randle Could Average Around 100 YPG]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:54:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/458702456.jpg
Jerry Jones believes that if Joseph Randle got enough carries, he'd average around 100 yards per game.

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<![CDATA[3 Reasons the Cowboys Will Beat the Giants]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:15:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/458697470.jpg
The league's best run-blocking offensive line, a mediocre patchwork offensive line and its effect on an error-prone quarterback should give Cowboys fans confidence against the Giants Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Place Your Bets: Week 12]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:39:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/458295658.jpg
Get your bets in, y'all.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Not Good Enough To Look Past Pitiful Giants]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:35:59 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457511904.jpg
The Cowboys' grand plans could be short-circuited with an upset loss to the lowly Giants.

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<![CDATA[Tomlinson: How Adrian Peterson Could End Up in Dallas]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:01:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/186722617.jpg
According to LaDainian Tomlinson, the Cowboys could wind up with Adrian Peterson if they can't hang onto DeMarco Murray beyond this season.

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<![CDATA[Lawrence Champing at the Bit for First Sack]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 05:11:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/458296770.jpg
DeMarcus Lawrence feels like he's getting close to recording his first NFL sack.

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<![CDATA[Rolando McClain Practicing, Feeling Better]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:11:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4571341601.jpg
Rolando McClain was back at practice on Wednesday, and feeling good after the bye week.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Turn the Tables on Giants' Dominance]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:50:49 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/giants+lose+to+cowboys.jpg
Dallas is thiiiis close to winning five in-a-row against the Giants.

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<![CDATA[Romo Not Thinking About Quick Turnaround]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:44:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457517418.jpg
Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo intends to take the upcoming stretch of schedule one day at a time.

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<![CDATA[3 Reasons the Giants Will Beat the Cowboys]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:54:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459081514.jpg
An emerging wide receiver, an edge defending reaching his potential and a tight end finding his role could deal the Cowboys a tough loss in New Jersey Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Fantasy Land: Studs and Duds, Week 12]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:15:20 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP502088910883_3.jpg
It's fantasy time, folks.

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<![CDATA[Will Josh Brent Play Against Giants?]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:55:29 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/158440597.jpg
Josh Brent is eligible to make his return Sunday against the Giants, but that doesn't mean he will.

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<![CDATA[Murray, Cowboys Feeling Fresh After Bye]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:32:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/demarco-murray-tc-2014.jpg
DeMarco Murray and the Dallas Cowboys are about as healthy as they've been this year coming off the bye.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Usually Gobble Up T-Day Two-Step ]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:37:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/184372303.jpg
Cowboys have a distinct advantage playing at home on Thanksgiving, but what about the week prior?

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<![CDATA[Carter Focused on Giants, Not His Contract]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:35:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455882040.jpg
Linebacker Bruce Carter is focusing on football, and not his contract status with the Dallas Cowboys.

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<![CDATA[Patmon's Knee "Progressing at a Good Pace"]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:36:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tyler-patmon-big-night.jpg
Cowboys cornerback Tyler Patmon is making strides in his rehab from a sprained MCL, but still has no concrete date for his return.]]>
<![CDATA[Another Wednesday, Another Day Off for Romo]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:56:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/458297156.jpg
The Cowboys are sticking to their approach to Tony Romo's practice schedule.

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<![CDATA[Peterson Decision Opens Door to Dallas]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:34:37 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/adrian+peterson2.JPG
Adrian Peterson won't play again this year and will likely be cut this summer. You know what that means.

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<![CDATA[Zack Martin Leads All Guards in Pro Bowl Voting]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:34:01 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/456305802.jpg
Rookie right guard Zack Martin is currently leading all NFL guards in Pro Bowl voting.

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<![CDATA[Former Cowboys Make Hall Cut]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:32:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/darren-woodson1.25.12.jpg
Three former Cowboys made the cut to become Hall of Fame semifinalists.]]>
<![CDATA[Power Rankings: NFC East]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:35:37 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457964944.jpg
Man, the Eagles looked pretty bad on Sunday, and now we have a tie atop the division.

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<![CDATA[Tyrone Crawford Expects to Return Wednesday]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:48:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tyrone-crawford-2014.jpg
Cowboys defensive tackle Tyrone Crawford expects to return to practice on Wednesday and play in the Sunday night matchup with the Giants.]]>