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Brandon Carr has been through a lot over the past week. Two weekends ago, Carr found out that one of his former teammates when he played with the Kansas City Chiefs, Jovan Belcher, shot and killed the mother of his child, and then took his own life. Exactly one week later, Carr found out that current Dallas Cowboys’ teammate Josh Brent was responsible as the intoxicated river who was behind the wheel of the car that killed Jerry Brown, also a member of the Cowboys’ squad.
For any person to have to go through that much in the span of one week is almost unfathomable. For Carr to then go out and play one of the best games of his career is inspirational.
Carr had an interception and a big return that helped spark a late fourth quarter comeback that helped the Cowboys erase a 10 point deficit on the road to defeat the Cincinnati Bengals in a game that was as close to a must win as a game can get.
“That interception was for a lot of heavy hearts, including mine,” Carr said. “It’s for ever...
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Bond has been set for Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Josh Brent at 500,000, the Dallas Morning News reports.
The bond was set Sunday morning in Irving.
Brandon George of the Morning News reports that Brent's 2012 salary with the Cowboys is 490,000.
Irving Police said that Brent was driving at high speed on Highway 114 at 2:21 a.m. when his 2007 Mercedes hit a curb, causing the...
Just when it looked like the mercurial Dallas wideout was putting things together, a finger injury may now sideline him for the rest of the year.
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 NFL.com, Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent was arrested after crashing his car early Saturday morning after a night of drinking. Brent was charged with intoxication manslaughter in connection to the death of teammate Jerry Brown Jr, who was a part of the Cowboys’ practice squad. Irving police confirmed Brent is being processed on the charge, a second-degree...
Several Dallas Cowboys players reportedly were out partying at a club the night of the fatal car crash that killed practice squad player Jerry Brown.
FOX Sports Southwest says Brown and Josh Brent (pictured), who was driving the car, joined about a dozen teammates at Dallas club Privae on Friday. Comedian Shawn Wayans was performing that night.
Dallas media members Richie Whitt and...
Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant has hauled in seven touchdowns over the last five games. He crossed 1,000 yards for the first time in his three-year career Sunday.Fantasy Spin:Bryant had just 50 yards receiving on four receptions Sunday against Cincinnati but grabbed a 27-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter.
Dallas Cowboys defensive coordibnator Rob Ryan was hit with a 9-yard penalty (half-the-distance to the goal) for going onto the field to argue with a Cincinnati player early in the third quarter, David Moore of the Dallas Morning News reports.
There were a couple of times we felt their quarterback moved in the pocket and our guys were getting held, Jason Garrett said. And...
The Dallas Cowboys defense got banged up during yesterday’s
20-19 win over the Cincinnati Bengals, as cornerback Morris Claiborne, linebackers
Ernie Sims, Anthony Spencer and DeMarcus Ware and safety Eric Frampton all
sustained injuries, reports Rainer Sabin of The Dallas Morning News.
Claiborne, whose helmet popped off, did not return to the
game. Claiborne was one of...
Cowboys coach Jason Garrrett said cornerback Morris Claiborne was better Monday after getting a swollen lower lip when his helmet came off during a tackle in Sundays game. Garrett said he was unsure if Claiborne was treated for a concussion, just that he took a pretty good hit in the 20-19 victory over Cincinnati.
Garrett said safety Gerald Sensabaugh also was slowed...
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.
Last week CBS's NFL pregame show, The NFL Today, was widely panned for its tone-deaf coverage of the Jovan Belcher murder-suicide. While other networks were offering detailed, poignant coverage and showing great deference to the story, CBS operating in their own universe. The NFL Today delayed addressing the Belcher story and went on with their usual product placements and...
Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant estimates that before his fourth-quarter touchdown catch that put the 'Boys ahead of the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, he suffered a finger injury that could cause him to miss the rest of the season.
"I sprained it,'' Bryant said after Dallas' 20-19 win. "Taped it up, wrapped it up a little bit and just got back out there...
Just one day removed from tragedy an inconsistent Dallas Cowboys team battled back, a strenuous task that the aforementioned team has shown time and again that they’ve struggled to accomplish. As you all know football is the ultimate team sport, however, there are always a few eye opening performances (both good and bad). From stat sheet stuffers to players who duck running...
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.