Found November 18, 2011 on ESPN:
The sagging Dallas Cowboys' return game might get a boost from Dez Bryant and Felix Jones.

Cowboys WR Bryant injures arm, returns vs. Redskins

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant left Sunday's game against the NFC East rival Washington Redskins with an apparent arm injury. Bryant, who reeled in a 22-yard touchdown in the first quarter, was injured after he landed awkwardly following an incompletion. The 24th overall pick of the 2010 draft, Bryant had two catches for 42 yards prior to departing. He returned in...

Jerry Jones won’t like it, but Dez Bryant wants to return punts

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has made clear that he doesn’t like seeing receiver Dez Bryant returning punts, saying that it’s not worth the risk of injury. Bryant has other ideas. Clarence E. Hill Jr. of the Star-Telegram reports that Bryant has worked on punt returns in practice this week and said he would like do…

The Cowboys are running in the right direction

First it was Julius Jones and Marion Barber. Then it was Marion Barber and Felix Jones. Then it was Felix Jones, Marion Barber with a little bit of Tashard Choice. Then it was Felix Jones and Tashard Choice and some rookie DeMarco Murray Then Felix Jones gets injured and it becomes Tashard Choice…for 4 plays, then Demarco Murray. Then Tashard Choice is released and it becomes...

Murray 'excited' for return of Felix Jones

IRVING -- Following Thursday's practice, Tony Romo talked about how the players in the Cowboys locker room are committed to each other and excited when a teammate does well. The day before that, Barry Church said the thing that surprised him most about becoming a Cowboy last season was that, despite being a rookie, everyone talked to him and provided a family atmosphere. Some...

Cowboys Redskins 2011 Game 2 - The Return of Jones

This year’s game two rematch between the Tony Romo led Dallas Cowboys and the Rex Grossman led Washington Redskins will only mean something to one team.  And that team is the Dallas Cowboys. The 3-6 Redskins share the NFC East basement with the Nightmare on Broad Street Philadelphia Eagles.  They are a team that is a mess, including Grossman who was benched for several games...

Felix Jones's Role Coming Into Focus

The return of Felix Jones to the Cowboys lineup has created a lot of questions. How will his presence impact DeMarco Murray's role on offense? Who is going to carry the rock in crunch time? Will the offense struggle by trying to use both backs? The Cowboys haven't done a great job of answering those questions this week. There's been hemming and hawing about which...

Cowboys RB Murray 'excited' about return of Jones

Say this for Dallas Cowboys rookie running back DeMarco Murray - he's a team player. Murray reiterated his stance that he's "excited" about the potential return of running back Felix Jones, even if it comes at his own expense. On Sunday, the Cowboys (5-4) face the skidding NFC East rival Washington Redskins (3-6), who have lost five in a row. Murray has flourished...

Cowboys will be without their fullback Sunday

With Felix Jones set to return after missing four games with an ankle injury, the Cowboys were hopeful they would have their entire backfield available when they play at Washington on Sunday. But coach Jason Garrett said Friday that won’t be the case after all. According to Garrett, fullback Tony Fiammetta will miss the game because of an illness. Fiammetta’s crushing blocks...

Romo: No Downside To Felix Jones' Return

After missing the past four games with a high ankle sprain, the Dallas Cowboys expect running back Felix Jones to return for the team’s match-up with the Washington Redskins on Sunday. Some have worried that Jones’ return could slow down the production of rookie DeMarco Murray, who emerged as a star in Jones’ absence, but Tony Romo believes that Jones’ presence will only...

Cowboys RB Murray senses no rivalry with veteran Jones

If Cowboys veteran Felix Jones was slightly miffed to see his starting running back role sucked away by rookie sensation DeMarco Murray while he nursed an ankle injury, neither are letting on to any hard feelings.

Romo sees no Cowboys backfield rivalry

IRVING -- DeMarco Murray's impressive showing as the Cowboys' starting running back has some wondering how the backfield will perform now that Felix Jones is healthy. According to Tony Romo, there won't be any problems. "There won't be anything that's going to be a downside," the Cowboys quarterback said Thursday. "Felix is only going to add to...

Cowboys injury report: Fiammetta out, Kitna doubtful

With Felix Jones set to return after missing four games with an ankle injury, the Dallas Cowboys entered the week hopeful they would have a full complement of backfield weapons available Sunday at Washington. But it turns out that won’t be the case after all: The Cowboys ruled fullback Tony Fiammetta out with an illness Friday. “We’re trying to get to the bottom of what it...

Will Longoria San Antonio, TX

Could you ever see the Cowboys having both Felix Jones and DeMarco Murray in the backfield at the same time, and what problems might that create for a defense?

5 Players to Watch For In The Cowboys vs. Redskins Game!

Laurent Robinson: Can he continue the success he has had the past few weeks? With Miles Austin out of the lineup, the Cowboys and Tony Romo have relied a lot on Robinson to make up for the loss of Austin. Robinson came up huge last weekend against the Bills, burning them for 73 yards but most importantly 2 touchdowns. He is giving Romo that 3rd option he was missing the last time...
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