<![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 Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:56:13 -0500 Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:56:13 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Cowboys 31, Giants 21: Whitt Watch Top 10]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 19:42:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457513380.jpg
The Cowboys are 6-1. I never expected to type that this season. And, admit it, you never thought you'd read it.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Hold Off Giants, 31-21]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:46:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys-giants10-19.jpg
It wasn't easy by any means, but the Dallas Cowboys beat the New York Giants on Sunday to push their record to 6-1,]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys, Giants Tied at Half, 14-14]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:54:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rolando-mcclain-giants.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants are knotted up going into the second half.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys-Giants Game Day Twitter Chat]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:00:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys-Seahawks2.jpg
Join the writers and editors of SportsDay and the Blue Star Blog as we discuss the Cowboys game against the New York Giants, live.

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<![CDATA[Dez Calls for Cowboys Fans to Pack JerryWorld]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:43:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/456305802.jpg
Dez Bryant wants Cowboys fans to pack AT&T Stadium on Sunday, and get really, really loud.

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<![CDATA[DeMarcus Lawrence Impressing Since Return ]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:37:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/152439367.jpg
According to the Dallas staff, DeMarcus Lawrence has looked good since returning to practice this week.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Will Keep Feeding Murray]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:49:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457133888.jpg
Jason Garrett wants to keep feeding DeMarco Murray the ball, but the team also intends on continuing to mix in Joseph Randle and Lance Dunbar.

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<![CDATA[Tony Romo Says He's Feeling Good]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:32:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457133640.jpg
Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo practiced on Thursday and says he's fine, after absorbing some punishment in the win over Seattle.

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<![CDATA[Nick Saban Happy to See McClain's Turnaround]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:16:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/185377021-1200.jpg
Alabama head coach Nick Saban has been glad to see Rolando McClain's resurgence in Dallas this season.

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<![CDATA[Place Your Bets: Week 7]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:23:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455862256.jpg
Get your bets in, y'all!

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<![CDATA[Manning Hoping to Continue Arlington Trend ]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:05:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_elimanning4827208.jpg
Eli Manning has thoroughly enjoyed his time in Arlington and hopes Sunday brings more of the same.

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<![CDATA[Tony Romo Set to Make History Sunday]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:03:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/453705926.jpg
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is set to pass Roger Staubach in career starts on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Joseph Randle Apologizes to Teammates]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:09:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/453712038.jpg
Cowboys running back Joseph Randle addressed his arrest on theft charges this week in a closed-door meeting with teammates.

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<![CDATA[Tyron Smith Returns After MRI on Ankle]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:27:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tyron-smith-good-start.jpg
Tyron Smith was back on the field on Thursday, after undergoing an MRI on his ankle on Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Brief Players About Ebola]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:45:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/10p_jerry_jones_photo_reax_1200x675_317065795627.jpg
Jerry Jones said this week that the team has been educated on the Ebola Virus.]]>
<![CDATA[DeMarco Murray Returns to Practice]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:14:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457133638.jpg
DeMarco Murray was back on the practice field on Thursday after being held out Wednesday with an unspecified illness.

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<![CDATA[Could Jerry Get Some Recognition?]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:06:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jerry-jones-camp-2014-day0-03.jpg
If the Cowboys' season continues on an upward trend, could embattled GM Jerry Jones possibly get some postseason recognition?

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<![CDATA[Surprising Cowboys Eyeing 9-1 Start]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:58:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/453705378.jpg
A team that some of us predicted would be lucky to win seven games just might have nine victories by Thanksgiving.

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<![CDATA[Fantasy Land: Studs and Duds, Week 7]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:40:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457127840.jpg
It's fantasy time, folks.

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<![CDATA[DeMarco Murray Brushes Off Workload Concerns]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:55:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455442130.jpg
Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray isn't getting hung up on all the talk about his heavy workload.

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<![CDATA[Bruce Carter Says He'll Miss Giants Game]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:44:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/456305854.jpg
Cowboys linebacker Bruce Carter believes he'll miss one more game before returning from a strained quad.

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<![CDATA[DeMarcus Lawrence Feeling Good]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:03:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/demarcus-lawrence-injury_1200x675_313532995930.jpg
Gearing up for his first practice session since training camp, Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence says his foot feels great.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Add OT Tony Hills]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:45:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tony-hills-10.15.14.jpg
In an effort to add some depth in the wake of the Doug Free injury, the Dallas Cowboys signed Tony Hills on Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[DeMarco Murray Misses Practice with Illness]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:55:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/456299652.jpg
DeMarco Murray was one of a handful of notable Cowboys to be held out of practice on Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Power Rankings: NFC East]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:02:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457133888.jpg
The Cowboys had the most impressive win in the league on Sunday, but the Eagles were a close second.

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<![CDATA[Smith Wins Rare Award for Lineman]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:41:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tyronsmith.jpg
Tyron Smith did something that hasn't been done in a while by winning NFC Offensive Player of the Week honors as an offensive lineman.

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<![CDATA[3 Cowboys Jerseys Among NFL Favorites]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:50:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457128002.jpg
The Cowboys placed three players with popular jerseys, and just defeated the top-seller.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys' Randle Faces Shoplifting Charge]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:31:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/joseph-randle-mugshot-inset.jpg
Cowboys RB Joseph Randle arrested, accused of stealing $123 in cologne and underwear.

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<![CDATA[Anthony Spencer Getting His Legs Back]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:01:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/anthony-spencer-jerry-jones.jpg
After sitting out for over a year, Cowboys defensive end Anthony Spencer is starting to look like his old self again.]]>
<![CDATA[Jerry Says Cowboys Should "Smell the Roses"]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:57:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457124380.jpg
Jerry Jones believes the Cowboys should take just a little bit of time to bask in their upset win over the Seahawks.

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<![CDATA[Garrett Brushes Off Jerry's "Finest Hour" Remark]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:21:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457134182.jpg
Jason Garrett isn't ready to declare Sunday's win over the Seahawks to be his greatest as the Dallas Cowboys head coach.

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<![CDATA[Jerry Won't Rule Out Bruce Carter]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:08:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/456305854.jpg
Jerry Jones isn't all that optimistic about Bruce Carter's hurt quad, but won't rule him out of Sunday's matchup with the Giants in Arlington.

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<![CDATA[DeMarcus Lawrence Eligible to Return]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:56:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/152439367.jpg
DeMarcus Lawrence is set to return to practice this week, after spending the first six weeks of the season sidelined with a broken foot.

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<![CDATA[Free Likely Out 3-4 Weeks]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:29:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/456306852.jpg
Doug Free used to be the guy that everyone wanted off the Cowboys' offensive line. Now, they got their wish.

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<![CDATA[Jason Garrett's Top 5 Wins]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:25:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455452986.jpg
It's not enough for him to keep his job if the season flames out in December, but the head coach does at least have a signature victory on his Cowboys resume.

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<![CDATA[On Deck: New York Giants]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:30:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/giants-at-cowboys-2014.jpg
A wounded Giants team comes to town to face a Cowboys team on Cloud 9.]]>
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday, Jerry Jones]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:31:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457124394.jpg
Jerry Jones got a nice early birthday present on Sunday when his Cowboys upset the Seahawks in Seattle.

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<![CDATA[Doug Free Dealing with Foot Injury]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:31:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/175605471.jpg
Cowboys right tackle Doug Free is dealing with a foot injury, suffered in the fourth quarter of the win over the Seahawks.

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<![CDATA[Former Dallas Cowboy Greg Ellis Goes Behind the Camera]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 18:54:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Greg+Ellis+on+Set+101214.jpg
Greg Ellis spent his career tackling quarterbacks in the NFL, but now he's the quarterback of his own media production company in Addison.

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<![CDATA[Tony Romo Says Back is Fine After Big Hit]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:36:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457128030.jpg
Tony Romo says his back wasn't affected by the big hit Bobby Wagner put on him in the first half of Sunday's win over the Seahawks.

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<![CDATA[Russell Wilson "Just Felt a Bit Off" Against Cowboys]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:40:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457134718.jpg
Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson isn't making any grand excuses for his performance in the team's loss to the Cowboys on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Jerry: Seattle Win Garrett's "Finest Hour"]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:37:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457134182.jpg
Jerry Jones believes Sunday's win over the Seahawks marks Jason Garrett's best moment thus far as head coach of the Cowboys.

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<![CDATA[Randle, Dunbar Finally Show Up]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:37:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lance-dunbar-promoted.jpg
Joseph Randle and Lance Dunbar both had nice days in the Cowboys' big win, and that's great news for DeMarco Murray.]]>
<![CDATA[Images from the Sideline: Cowboys Vs. Seahawks]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:34:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/455985832.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys managed to overcome some brutal mistakes to defeat Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, 30-23.

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<![CDATA[Sound the Alarm, the Cowboys are Good]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:37:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457127464.jpg
Hey, listen, folks: The Cowboys ain't no joke.

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<![CDATA[Three Phases: Cowboys-Seahawks]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:37:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys-seahawks210.12.14.jpg
No one saw that coming, but this team is officially the real deal.]]>
<![CDATA[3rd-and-20 Conversion Punctuates Early Surprises]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:38:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457133912.jpg
Make it two weeks in-a-row that Tony Romo avoided a sure sack for a vintage, game-winning completion.

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