Blue Star
The center of the Dallas Cowboys universe
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2013 at 3:31 PM
|
By Scott Crisp

TE John Phillips Signs With Chargers

TE John Phillips Signs With Chargers

The Cowboys lost a tight end on Tuesday, as free agent John Phillips agreed to join the San Diego Chargers. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 26, 2013 at 1:18 PM
|
By Scott Crisp

G Nate Livings, TE John Phillips Have Surgery

G Nate Livings, TE John Phillips Have Surgery

A pair of Cowboys went under the knife recently, but neither was named DeMarcus Ware. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 29, 2013 at 1:33 PM
|
By Scott Crisp

TE John Phillips Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

TE John Phillips Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

John Phillips had shoulder surgery recently, but is expected to return in time for the beginning of team workouts this spring. Read »

Monday, Jan 21, 2013 at 4:33 PM
|
By Jonathan Bales

Which Free Agents Should be Signed?

Which Free Agents Should be Signed?

Inside, we break down some of the Cowboys' more interesting free agent decisions. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012 at 2:46 PM
|
By Scott Crisp

Phillips Maintains He Got "All Hair" On Horse Collar Penalty

Phillips Maintains He Got

John Phillips still isn't happy about that miscall horse collar penalty that set the Browns up in the red zone near the end of regulation. Read »

Friday, Aug 31, 2012 at 12:47 PM
|
By Scott Crisp

TE John Phillips "Ready To Go" If Witten Can't

TE John Phillips

John Phillips will be ready to start in the Cowboys' week one date with the Giants if Jason Witten is held out with a lacerated spleen. Read »

Friday, Aug 10, 2012 at 10:11 AM
|
By Jonathan Bales

Cowboys Could Miss Martellus Bennett

Cowboys Could Miss Martellus Bennett

Cowboys fans could end up missing Martellus Bennett. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2012 at 2:33 PM
|
By Scott Crisp

TE James Hanna Stepping Up

TE James Hanna Stepping Up

James Hanna is seeing an increased workload as John Phillips recovers from an ankle injury, and so far, the Cowboys' coaches like what they see out of the rookie tight end. Read »

Monday, Jul 16, 2012 at 12:30 PM
|
By Scott Crisp

TE John Phillips Preparing For Larger Role In Marty B's Absence

TE John Phillips Preparing For Larger Role In Marty B's Absence

With Martellus Bennett in New York, tight end John Phillips will see an expanded role within the offense in 2012. Read »

Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 1:25 PM
|
By Scott Crisp

John Phillips Impresses, But Garrett Wins Reliant Home Run Derby

John Phillips Impresses, But Garrett Wins Reliant Home Run Derby

Tight end John Phillips put on an impressive display of hitting in Wednesday's Reliant Energy Home Run Derby, which benefited the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization, but he was beat out by his head coach... Read »

Blue Star

Get the latest news about the 5-Time World Champion Dallas Cowboys

About Blue Star
The Blue Star Blog provides the latest commentary, analysis, news, photos and videos of the NFL’s 5-Time World Champion Dallas Cowboys, aka America’s Team.
Latest on Twitter
Authors
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.
Twitter
SCOTT CRISP A Dallas native, a writer, a former collegiate athlete and a beleaguered, life-long Dallas sports fan.
Twitter
TODD L. DAVIS Web Editor When not writing hard news for NBCDFW.com, Todd posts to the Blue Star Blog to vent his useless sports knowledge and avoid driving his wife and four children crazy.
PAT DONEY Pat is an award-winning sports anchor and reporter who wakes up every morning wanting to tell a great story. He joined NBC 5 in 2013.
Twitter
FRANK HEINZ Managing Editor Frank is the managing editor of NBCDFW.com and has been with NBC 5 since 2000. Having grown up in North Texas, he's naturally a big fan of all the local sports teams and all things interesting about Dallas-Fort Worth.
NEWY SCRUGGS AKA Newdawg. NBC 5 sports director, host of "NBC 5 Sports Zone" and "Voices of the Game with Newy Scruggs" on NBC Sports Radio Monday - Friday from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Twitter | Facebook
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.
Twitter
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.
Twitter | Facebook