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Monday, Mar 25, 2013 at 5:21 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Brandon Carr, Dez Bryant Aren't Fans of New Helmet Rule, Either

Brandon Carr, Dez Bryant Aren't Fans of New Helmet Rule, Either

Current Cowboys Dez Bryant and Brandon Carr have joined former Cowboy Emmitt Smith in speaking out against the new rule that will make it illegal for running backs to lower their heads into contact. Read »

Friday, Mar 15, 2013 at 5:07 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Emmitt Smith is Not a Fan of Proposed Rule Change

Emmitt Smith is Not a Fan of Proposed Rule Change

A proposed rule change that would make it illegal for running backs to initiate contact with the crowns of their helmets is just plain stupid, according to the NFL's All-Time Leading Rusher. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2013 at 10:09 AM
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By Scott Crisp

Cowboys Part Ways With Asst. Strength & Conditioning Coach

Cowboys Part Ways With Asst. Strength & Conditioning Coach

Cowboys assistant strength and conditioning coach Walt Williams won't be back in 2013. Read »

Thursday, Jan 3, 2013 at 2:13 PM
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By Josh Alper

Change Can't Just Be Talk This Time

Change Can't Just Be Talk This Time

Double J's talking change while showing patience. Read »

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 1:39 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Thigh, Knee Pads Not Optional

Thigh, Knee Pads Not Optional

On Tuesday, the NFL voted to approve a rule that will require all players to wear thigh and knee pads beginning in 2013. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2011 at 12:11 PM
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By Frank Heinz

Schedule Change: Cowboys vs. Chargers Moved

Schedule Change: Cowboys vs. Chargers Moved

Game now to be played on Sunday, broadcast on NBC. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 23, 2011 at 12:45 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Buehler Welcomes Rule Changes

Buehler Welcomes Rule Changes

Cowboys' kicker David Buehler welcomes the NFL's new rules on kickoffs, which will allow him to start from his own 30-yard-line, rather than the 25. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 1, 2009 at 9:15 AM
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By Drew Magary

A Refresher Course On Rule Changes For The 2009 Season

A Refresher Course On Rule Changes For The 2009 Season

Now that you know punts can hit the videoboard and get a do-over, what else is new to this year's rulebook? Read »

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ADAM BOEDEKER Adam Boedeker is a sports writer with the Denton Record-Chronicle and responsible for prompting the No. 8 Bob Knight soundbite as ranked by ESPN.
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DAVID WATKINS A Plano native who most recently covered the Vikings and Twins in chilly Minnesota, D-Wat returned to his roots in 2012. David loves all sports and has a passion for playing golf.
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RICHIE WHITT Since 1986, Richie has covered America's Team in most every way, including print, radio and TV. He currently writes a sports/guy-stuff blog at DFWSportatorium.com and lives in McKinney with his fiancee, Sybil, and two very spoiled dogs.
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