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IRVING, Texas When Pittsburgh reporters chatted with Tony Romo during a Wednesday conference call they asked him about an interesting comment recently made by Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.
According to the reporter asking the question, Roethliberger said "Tony's the quarterback of America's Team and I think I'm the quarterback of The World's Team."
But the Cowboys quarterback wasn't taking the bait.
Romo responded with laughter before saying he doesn't view being the quarterback of the Cowboys "in any capacity."
"I think Ben knows how to have fun with you guys," Romo added. "He's probably talked to you enough. He plays for a franchise that's had great success over the years, for a long time in the NFL. We obviously have had success over the last 50 years as well, and I think you look at a couple of very, very strong franchises that have been around for a long time and it's just great to play for organizations like this. I think that's all he's telling you."
The Cowboys and Steelers have each played in a league-leading eight Super Bowls. The Steelers have a league-high six Super Bowl victories and the Cowboys are tied with the San Francisco 49ers for second with five wins each.
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Funeral services are scheduled for Friday in St. Louis for NFL player Jerry Brown.
Brown was a St. Louis native who was a linebacker on the Dallas Cowboys practice squad. He died in a suspected drunken-driving accident on Saturday. Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent was the driver and is charged with intoxication manslaughter.
The Cowboys were holding a private memorial service...
According to Calvin Watkins of ESPN Dallas, the Cowboys have placed NT Josh Brent on the non-football injury/illness list.
Brent is currently “emotionally unable to play after being charged with intoxication manslaughter,” so this move will allow Dallas to sign a potential replacement while allowing Brent to stay close to the organization that has publicly said that they’ll...
The Cowboys announced the signing of DT Brian Schaefering on Wednesday afternoon, according to the team’s website.
This is in response to the recent occurrences related to DT Josh Brent‘s intoxicated manslaughter incident. The move fills an obvious need on their defensive line now that Brent is done for the season.
Schaefering has experience in defensive coordinator Rob Ryan’s...
A judge has ordered Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Josh Brent to wear an electronic monitor while free on an intoxication manslaughter charge in a car crash that killed a teammate.
A judge modified conditions for his continued release and lowered bond from $500,000 to $100,000 during Brent's Tuesday court appearance.
Prosecutors asked that Brent wear an electronic ankle bracelet...
Despite having a fractured left index finger that will require surgery in the offseason, Dallas wide receiver Dez Bryant remains determined to play against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. “It has not been decided … Continue reading →
Captain Comeback Scott Kacsmar looks at the four rookie quarterbacks who combined for three comeback wins this week, while Tony Romo sets a Dallas record, and the Packers close out Detroit again.
The Thursday injury report for the Dallas Cowboys is now out as they continue to prepare to host the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.
Defensive tackle Jay Ratliff (groin) underwent surgery for a sports hernia on Thursday in Philadelphia, and will most likely be placed on injured reserve by Sunday. He is out this week regardless.
Linebacker DeMarcus Ware (elbow) failed to practice...
Cowboys wideout Dez Bryant, who has been diagnosed with a broken left index finger, will decide whether to have surgery or try and play with the injury, according to owner Jerry Jones.Fantasy Spin:Bryant has repeatedly said he wants to play, but there is some long-term risk if he does. Bryant is in the midst of a five-game, touchdown-scroing streak (seven TDs) and playing as well as he ever has.
Jay Ratliff had surgery for a groin injury Thursday in Philly. His season is over and he’ll likely go to IR this week.
— Nick Eatman (@nickeatman) December 13, 2012
According to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com, Cowboys NT Jay Ratliff is expected to miss 3-6 weeks following a sports hernia surgery that he underwent on Thursday morning.
Rapoport adds that it’s...
Updates. With AP Photos. By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer The corner locker assigned to Jerry Brown at the Dallas Cowboys facility remained untouched Wednesday.
A day after a private memorial service for Brown, the practice squad member killed in a car accident involving a teammate, his Cowboys helmet hung on a hook below a shelf with several pairs of cleats. Towels marked with...
The Cowboys are surviving, in an up-and down roller-coaster ride, that’s the reality of the Dallas Cowboys These are teams that the Cowboys barely beat. The Cincinnati Bengals, and the Cleveland Browns. Sometimes, some wonder who these Dallas Cowboys really are. It seems that their true identity can be figured out one [...]
This Sunday two of the most popular teams in pro sports collide again.The Pittsburgh Steelers visit the Dallas Cowboys in a game which brings up many memories of game gone past. The rivalry goes back to the mid-70s when they met in two Super Bowls.This is now though, and both teams sit at an equal 7-6, knowing that a loss at the end of play this weekend would see them on the brink...