<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Blue Star]]>Copyright 2017https://www.nbcdfw.com/blogs/blue-star http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth https://www.nbcdfw.comen-usMon, 20 Nov 2017 06:14:52 -0600Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:14:52 -0600NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Witten Discusses Cowboys' 37-9 Loss to Eagles]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:13:30 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/witten_we_have_to_do_better_1200x675_1099655747553.jpg
Cowboys tight end Jason Witten discusses how the Cowboys now have to "fight" after the 37-9 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles on NBC Sunday Night Football. ]]>
<![CDATA[Jerry Jones Receives Hall of Fame Ring]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:34:05 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jerry_jones_ring_ceremony_1200x675_1099653187893.jpg
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones received his Hall of Fame ring during halftime of the game against the Philadelphia Eagles. The Cowboys lost 37-9 to fall to 5-5 on the season. ]]>
<![CDATA[INSTANT ANALYSIS: Cowboys’ 37-9 Loss to the Eagles]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 22:51:00 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/eagles+td+cowboys.jpg
Here is Cowboys’ Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor’s instant analysis of the Cowboys’ 37-9 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.

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<![CDATA[Preview of Tonight's Cowboys-Eagles Game on SNF]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 03:32:57 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/new-new-sidelines-pat-newy-and-JJT.jpg
NBC 5's Newy Scruggs, Pat Doney and Jean-Jacques Taylor host a pregame special ahead of the Dallas Cowboys (5-4) taking on the streaking Philadelphia Eagles (8-1) during Sunday Night Football on NBC 5. ]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Fans Gear Up for Sunday Night Game]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 02:03:59 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys_fan_rally.jpg
Dallas Cowboys fans spend Saturday at AT&T Stadium gearing up for the big game against the Philadelphia Eagles.]]>
<![CDATA[Jerry Jones Apologizes for Joke With Racial Overtones]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:55:39 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Jerry+Jones+10.jpg
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones apologized Friday for a making a joke with racial overtones that was captured on video four years ago.

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<![CDATA[Thomas Rhett to Perform at Cowboys Thanksgiving Game]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:34:13 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-648425534.jpg
Country star Thomas Rhett will be the halftime performer on Thanksgiving Day as the Dallas Cowboys host the Los Angeles Chargers.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Confident They Can Fix What's Wrong With Dez Bryant]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:48:17 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-856334438_master.jpg
The NFL's sixth-highest paid receiver at $14 million this season doesn't have production commensurate with his salary. With Ezekiel Elliott suspended for the another five games, the Cowboys' passing game must be...

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<![CDATA[Newy Scruggs' Prediction for Cowboys-Eagles Sunday Night]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:13:47 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEWY_COWBOYS_EAGLES_PREDICTION_FOR_WEB_1200x675_1097866819738.jpg
The Cowboys and Eagles will face off for the 117th time Sunday night.  NBC 5's Newy Scruggs gives his prediction and tells us why the challenge may be too much for the Cowboys.]]>
<![CDATA[Jerry Jones to Receive Ring of Excellence Tonight]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 20:58:34 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jones_01.jpg
Jerry Jones will be honored during Sunday's Dallas Cowboys game.

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<![CDATA[Photos: Pro Football Hall of Fame Rings of Excellence]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:25:47 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*166/jerrys+ring.jpg
The Pro Football Hall of Fame will honor the Hall of Famers, including two members of the recently enshrined Class of 2017, Jerry Jones and Terrell Davis, will receive their Rings of Excellence this weekend.

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<![CDATA[Prescott Becomes the Leader, QB the Cowboys Hoped He Would]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:09:33 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-865168662.jpg
Two lives changed forever a year ago, when Tony Romo delivered a six-minute eulogy on his football career and gave permission, so to speak, for the coaching staff and his teammates to fully embrace Dak Prescott...

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<![CDATA[Prescott Helps Kick Off Season of Giving ]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 17:44:44 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys_prescott_salvation_army_1200x675_1095998019984.jpg
Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott continues to do work for the community. He's teaming up with Tostitos to help raise money for local Salvation Army chapters. ]]>
<![CDATA[Chaz Green Has Cowboys Hoping Tyron Smith Can Play Sunday]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 05:59:16 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-597594586.jpg
Left tackle Chaz Green had one of the worst days in NFL history Sunday against Atlanta, which is why Byron Bell will probably start Sunday if Tyron Smith can’t go.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Cowboys to Host 'Cowboys Christmas at The Star']]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 19:07:40 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/The+Star+in+Frisco.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys are getting into the holiday spirit this year with Cowboys Christmas at The Star in Frisco; events begin Nov. 24.

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<![CDATA[NFL Could Punish Jones for Fighting Commissioner's Contract]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 19:26:37 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jerry-jones-ap.jpg
The drama continues between Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and other owners in the NFL concerning the contract extension for commissioner Roger Goodell.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Lose 27-7 to the Atlanta Falcons]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:14:26 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-873355988.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys dropped a road contest to the Atlanta Falcons 27-7, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, in the first game of running back Ezekiel Elliott's suspension.

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<![CDATA[10 Thoughts on the Cowboys' 27-7 Loss to the Atlanta Falcons]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:15:25 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Prescott+Falcons.jpg
Here are 10 thoughts from NBC 5 Cowboys’ Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor on the Cowboys’ 27-7 loss to the Atlanta Falcons.

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<![CDATA[Jerry Jones Fighting NFL Commissioner's Huge Deal]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:14:35 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Newy_and_Drew_on_Goodell_for_web_1200x675_1094539843654.jpg
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is fighting a deal for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell that reportedly includes a salary of $49.5 million, lifetime use of a private jet and lifetime medical coverage for he...]]>
<![CDATA[WRs Need to Get Open, Give a Better Effort: Pearson]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 07:13:31 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Drew_and_Newy_on_Receivers_for_web_1200x675_1094539331784.jpg
Former Dallas Cowboys Drew Pearson says when the running game takes a hit, he'd like to see a better effort from the wide receivers than what he saw Sunday against the Falcons.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Run Game Needs to Elevate Without Zeke: Taylor, Scruggs]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:54:07 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Newy_and_Jacques_on_Cowboys_run_game_for_web_1200x675_1094542915609.jpg
The Cowboys run game managed 107 yards rushing against the Atlanta Falcons. NBC 5’s sports director Newy Scruggs and Cowboys insider Jacques Taylor talk about why they struggled and the importance...]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Needs Some Help for Chaz Green: Jacques, Newy]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:53:53 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jacques_and_Newy_talk_Chaz_Green_for_web_1200x675_1094544963779.jpg
Chaz Green allowed five sacks in the loss to the Atlanta Falcons. NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs and Cowboys Insider Jacques Taylor explain why it wasn’t all his fault.]]>
<![CDATA[5 Things to Know About the Cowboys Loss to Falcons]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:27:36 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Prescott+Falcons.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney has 5 things to know about the cowboys loss to the Falcons.

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<![CDATA[INSTANT ANALYSIS: Cowboys vs. Atlanta Falcons]]> Sun, 12 Nov 2017 19:27:13 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-873377418.jpg
Here’s an instant analysis of the Cowboys’ 27-7 loss to Atlanta on Sunday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

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<![CDATA[Pay Attention To This: Cowboys-Falcons Preview]]> Fri, 10 Nov 2017 20:20:13 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys+chiefs+huddle.jpg
A preview of the Cowboys’ game against Atlanta on Sunday at 3:25 p.m. at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

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<![CDATA[Jerry Jones Says Objection to Goodell Deal Not About Elliott Ban]]> Fri, 10 Nov 2017 16:57:39 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/uspresswire-nfl-goodell-jones.jpg
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says his objection to a contract extension for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is not because of star running back Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension over alleged domestic...

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<![CDATA[Celebrating the Silver and Blue]]> Fri, 10 Nov 2017 14:07:06 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/4b8da70d3a5246f886116b0ce130a59a.jpeg.jpg
NBC 5 viewers are sharing their photos celebrating the silver and blue as the Dallas Cowboys kick off a new NFL season. Send your photos to iSee@nbcuni.com.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Look to Several Players to Replace Zeke's Production]]> Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:09:53 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-6104729481.jpg
Most of the time, the Cowboys do a good job of not looking beyond the next practice, meeting or game like their coach would have you believe. That wasn't the case Thursday afternoon, when it came to Ezekiel...

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<![CDATA[Newy Scruggs Gives His Prediction for Cowboys-Falcons]]> Thu, 09 Nov 2017 22:41:29 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Newy_Cowboys_Falcons_Prediction_1200x675_1092792387889.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys face the Atlanta Falcons without Ezekiel Elliott. NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs breaks down the matchup and explains why the Cowboys have a chance without Zeke.]]>
<![CDATA[Jerry Jones Threatens Contract Deal for Goodell]]> Thu, 09 Nov 2017 01:30:51 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/newy+jones+goodell.jpg
NBC 5 sports director Newy Scruggs explains how Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is threatening to sue the NFL over commissioner Roger Goodell's contract deal. ]]>
<![CDATA[Ezekiel Elliott Thriving Under Heavy Workload]]> Wed, 08 Nov 2017 21:45:31 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ap-ezekiel-elliott-cowboys.jpg
Ezekiel Elliott has carried the ball 115 times in the last four games, a total Emmitt Smith, the NFL’s all-time leading rusher, surpassed just once.

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<![CDATA[Jason Garrett Loves How Dak Prescott Leads the Cowboys]]> Tue, 07 Nov 2017 10:56:18 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Prescott+Chiefs.jpg
The best way to judge Dak Prescott is by judging him on his own merits - not the Tony Romo prism.

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<![CDATA[10 Thoughts From the Cowboys’ 28-17 Win Over Chiefs]]> Mon, 06 Nov 2017 17:21:16 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Heath+Chiefs.jpg
Here are Cowboys’ Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor’s 10 thoughts from the Cowboys’ 28-17 win over the Kansas City Chiefs.

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<![CDATA[Tony Dungy on Zeke, Cowboys and NFC East]]> Mon, 06 Nov 2017 13:35:26 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Newy+Talks+to+Tony+Dungy_2017-11-06-13-34-13.jpg
NBC 5's Newy Scruggs talks with Tony Dungy about Zeke Elliott, the Cowboys and the upcoming marquee games in the NFC East.]]>
<![CDATA[Elliott's Case to Be Heard Thursday, Can Practice Until Then]]> Mon, 06 Nov 2017 12:21:15 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/usa-ezekiel-elliott-celebration-cowboys.jpg
On Monday, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Ezekiel Elliott's case was on the docket for Thursday -- he's cleared to practice until then.

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<![CDATA[Prescott Continues to Shine on Offense for the Cowboys ]]> Mon, 06 Nov 2017 03:00:31 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys+chiefs+jjt+newy.jpg
NBC 5 sports director Newy Scruggs and Cowboys Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor explain how there's no "sophomore slump" for Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott. ]]>
<![CDATA[Strong Showing for Cowboys Defense in Win over Chiefs]]> Mon, 06 Nov 2017 02:53:08 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys_defense_newy_taylor_1200x675_1089252931841.jpg
NBC 5 sports director Newy Scruggs and Cowboys Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor breakdown down the strong game from the Cowboys defense in the 28-17 win over Kansas City. ]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys’ Defense Stars in 28-17 Win over Kansas City]]> Sun, 05 Nov 2017 23:00:22 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+Defense+Chiefs.jpg
The Cowboys were giddy in their locker room after a 28-17 win over the Kansas City Chiefs. The offense was good, but it was the Cowboys’ defense that limited the Chiefs to 17 points, while shutting down...

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