Blue Star
The center of the Dallas Cowboys universe
Tuesday, Jul 22, 2014 at 1:59 PM

Judge Denies McClain's Request to Delay Trial

An Alabama judge has denied a motion from Dallas linebacker Rolando McClain to delay his trial because of training camp. Read »

Friday, Nov 1, 2013 at 6:53 PM
|
By Frank Heinz

Josh Brent Trial Postponed Until Next Year

The intoxication manslaughter trial for former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent has been postponed until next year. Read »

Monday, Aug 12, 2013 at 12:35 PM
|
By Frank Heinz

Josh Brent Wants Probation if Convicted

Josh Brent Wants Probation if Convicted

Former Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent is asking a jury to consider probation if he's convicted of intoxication manslaughter. Read »

Friday, Jul 19, 2013 at 5:29 PM
|
By Nomaan Merchant

6 Current, Former Cowboys Possible Brent Witnesses

6 Current, Former Cowboys Possible Brent Witnesses

Six current or former Dallas Cowboys players have been listed by prosecutors as potential witnesses ex-Cowboy Josh Brent's trial. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 2, 2013 at 5:45 PM
|
By Frank Heinz

Attorney Accuses DA of Ethics Violation

Josh Brent's attorney accused Dallas Co. DA Craig Watkins of violating ethical rules regarding pre-trial publicity. Read »

Friday, Mar 29, 2013 at 2:24 PM

Hurd's Trial to Start April 15

Hurd's Trial to Start April 15

A pretrial conference for Sam Hurd, a former NFL wide receiver who played for the Cowboys and Bears, was held Friday morning in his drug-distribution case. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 at 8:14 AM
|
By Frank Heinz

Josh Brent Trial Date Confirmed for September

Josh Brent Trial Date Confirmed for September

Dallas Cowboys guard Josh Brent faces trial Sept. 23 on an intoxication manslaughter charge in a car wreck that killed a teammate. Read »

Monday, Feb 13, 2012 at 4:13 PM

Delay in Hurd Drug Conspiracy Trial

Delay in Hurd Drug Conspiracy Trial

A federal judge has delayed the drug conspiracy trial for former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd until August. 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