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Dallas Cowboys star Tyron Smith describe the left tackle as emotionally torn apart over a series of events pitting his family against him over money.
On Tuesday afternoon, Dallas police responded to a 911 call to Smith’s North Dallas home, where siblings showed up to “harass and torment” him “in the pursuit of collecting financial gain,” according to the police report.
Smith, 21, has three sisters and two brothers. Two of the sisters were among at least three people who showed up at Smith’s home Saturday and Tuesday, sources said. The police report did not name the individuals.
It is the latest in a string of events over several months in which family members have tried to harass Smith for their financial benefit, according to sources.
Over the summer, Smith filed a protective order against his stepfather, Roy Pinkney, and his mother, Frankie Pinkney, to keep them from having any contact with him. The protective order also prohibits contact from Smith’s parents through his siblings....
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Tyron Smith had to call the police on members of his family after they came by his home to allegedly "harass and torment" him "in the pursuit of collecting financial gain."
Domestic violence charges against Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant will not be dropped, according to a report from Dallas television station WFAA.
The Dallas County District Attorneys office will not drop the misdemeanor charge of Class A family violence, the report said, despite a request from Bryants mother, Angela Bryant, to drop the case against her son for allegedly assaulting her...
IRVING, Texas -- The error-prone Cowboys haven't been good enough to bob over .500 and are 0-7 in their last seven Sunday night games. This week's Sunday night foe, Atlanta, has been so crisp through seven games that the Falcons have yet to lose. And yet Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is willing to "guarantee" a win for Dallas as long as you hear the "if"...
Despite the fact that quarterback Tony Romo has thrown 13 interceptions and 8 touchdowns in the first seven games of this season, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is still focused on locking him up to a long-term deal to make sure he retires as a Cowboy.
“We still feel that way,” Jones said, via Clarence Hill of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. “We’ve got a lot of confidence...
According to Tim MacMahon of ESPNDallas.com, Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant has ben stripped of his primary punt return duties after struggling to hold on to the football during last week’s loss to the Giants.
I understand that Bryant is the Cowboys’ best weapon, but they need to have him focus on running better routes and dropping fewer balls before they have him returning...
One of those seasons for the Dallas Cowboys. Currently one game under-.500, the Cowboys head to the Georgia Dome to face the lone undefeated team in the National Football League on Sunday. Do not expect America’s Team to snatch a road loss. Furthermore, the Cowboys will miss the playoffs for the fourth time in the last five seasons. Here is why.1. As noted earlier this year, the...
The Dallas Cowboys were without wide receiver Dez Bryant and
running back DeMarco Murray during Thursday’s practice, while running back
Felix Jones was limited.
Bryant continues to be hampered by a sore hip that kept him
out of practice, but the receiver did say that he expects to play against the
Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. He’s caught 41 passes for 488 yards and two
ESPN’s Calvin Watkins reports that Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray missed practice Wednesday and is doubtful for Week 9′s game against the Falcons.
Watkins adds that Murray was seen sporting a protective boot during the early portion of practice.
Murray has been hampered by a foot sprain injury. The Cowboys will almost certainly move forward with Felix Jones and Phillip Tanner for another week.
The Cowboys can not run block, forcing Tony Romo to pass 62 times on Sunday, but the Patriots o-hogs are as good as any of Belichick's history.
Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant (hip) is questionable for Sunday's game after participating in just the walk-through portion of Friday's practice. He hasn't practiced all week, according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.Fantasy Spin:Bryant is dealing with a hip injury he suffered on his near touchdown at the end of Sunday's game against the Giants. He could be a game-time...
The Dallas Cowboys season of disappointment continued Sunday with a gut-wrenching 29-24 defeat to the New York Giants. Now, the 3-4 Cowboys must regroup for a tough road match-up against the undefeated Atlanta Falcons. Dallas is pegged as a 4-point underdog against the Falcons with the over/under listed at 47.5, according to this week’s NFL odds. Atlanta, which sports a 5-2 record...
Cowboys starting running back DeMarco Murray (foot) did not practice Wednesday, according to Todd Archer.Fantasy Spin:Murray was ruled out for Week 8 against the Giants, but the team is hoping he can return for Week 9. Until we see him on the practice field, fantasy owners shouldn't expect to see him in a game. Stay tuned.
Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant denied a report Wednesday that he had reached a plea deal with the Dallas District Attorney's office. DeSoto police filed a Class A misdemeanor charge of assault family violence against Bryant in July after his mother, Angela, called police about an alleged attack on her by Bryant.
Bryant was adamant Wednesday that no deal had been reached and nothing...
Job security in the NFL is nonexistent for just about anyone. The turnover at every position from the front office to the field is proof enough of that.
Sometimes, however, the heat gets kicked up a few degrees, and for a pair of NFC East teams, things are getting real hot.
Both the Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles have undereachieved this season, and...