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Wednesday, Jan 25, 2012 at 2:25 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Garrett Praises "Tough" McBriar

Garrett Praises

Jason Garrett recently praised Mat McBriar for gutting it out in 2011 as he dealt with a foot injury, an injury that could affect the Cowboys' handling of the unrestricted free agent punter. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2012 at 1:44 PM
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By Scott Crisp

McBriar's Future With Dallas In Question?

McBriar's Future With Dallas In Question?

Mat McBriar finished the season on the injured reserve, and is now a free agent. Read »

Monday, Dec 5, 2011 at 1:42 PM
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By Scott Crisp

On the Bright Side, McBriar Was Really, Really Good

On the Bright Side, McBriar Was Really, Really Good

Mat McBriar was a rare bright spot for the Dallas Cowboys, in their 19-13 overtime loss to the Cardinals on Sunday. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2011 at 11:54 AM
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By Scott Crisp

McBriar's Goal: Keep The Ball From Peterson's Hands

McBriar's Goal: Keep The Ball From Peterson's Hands

Punter Mat McBriar will do everything he can on Sunday to keep the ball out of Patrick Peterson's hands. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2011 at 1:42 PM
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By Scott Crisp

McBriar Improving, Could Return To Holding Next Week

McBriar Improving, Could Return To Holding Next Week

Mat McBriar's left foot is pain-free, meaning that the All-Pro is on the verge of returning to full-time duty. Read »

Thursday, Nov 17, 2011 at 1:00 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Chris Jones Re-signed To Cowboys Practice Squad

Chris Jones Re-signed To Cowboys Practice Squad

With Mat McBriar recovering from a leg injury, punter Chris Jones was re-signed to the Cowboys practice squad on Thursday. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2011 at 2:15 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Still Recovering, McBriar Will Continue To Play

Still Recovering, McBriar Will Continue To Play

The pain from Mat McBriar's foot injury has largely subsided, but according to the punter, the functionality of the foot has yet to return. Read »

Sunday, Nov 6, 2011 at 11:37 AM
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By Frank Heinz

Lee, McBriar Inactive Against Seahawks

Lee, McBriar Inactive Against Seahawks

Linebacker Sean Lee, cornerback Mike Jenkins, punter Mat McBriar and running back Felix Jones are among the Cowboys players inactive for their game Sunday against Seattle. Read »

Friday, Nov 4, 2011 at 12:55 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Lee Gets A Cast, McBriar Gets A Brace

Lee Gets A Cast, McBriar Gets A Brace

The Dallas Cowboys medical staff has had a busy couple days. Read »

Thursday, Nov 3, 2011 at 2:55 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Mat McBriar's Foot "Hasn't Improved At All"

Mat McBriar's Foot

Punter Mat McBriar returned to practice on Wednesday, but he is far from certain as to whether he'll play against Seattle. 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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SCOTT CRISP A Dallas native, a writer, a former collegiate athlete and a beleaguered, life-long Dallas sports fan.
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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.
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FRANK HEINZ 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.
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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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