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It was great having football back last weekend! Drafts are over and the craziness that was week #1 is now in the books. Now comes the hard part. Deciding which of the several breakout stars of week 1 to grab or just leave alone. However, the pickups made before week 2 are usually the most important for grabbing potential studs. Study carefully and consider some of these choices we’ve made for you:
1. Alfred Morris-RB-Redskins- No surprise with this pickup as he made fantasy headlines with his breakout week 1 performance vs the Saints. He compiled 96 yards and 2 touchdowns, singling himself as the new starting back in Washington. With his 28 carries it is no secret that Morris will be the main go-to-back and, at worst, will end up at least as a RB2 with many of the goal line carries going his way. To say this is a Must Add would be an understatement! Just remember as long as Mike Shanahan is the coach there will be some mystery attached to any...
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The Cowboys intend to cash in on the attention generated when owner Jerry Jones was spotted having his glasses cleaned by his son-in-law by selling a unique product.
The Dallas Cowboys injuries list doesn't seem to be getting much shorter.
Of course, preliminary injury reports don't come out until Thursday, but this is the Dallas Cowboys. Every little tidbit of news is scrutinized so heavily, that we can pretty safely analyze the report even before it comes out. Also a big shout out of thanks to Jerry Jones, who seems to comment...
(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer Ryan Cook was playing against the Dallas Cowboys in the preseason finale only a couple of weeks ago.
Now Cook is preparing to start in the middle of the Cowboys' restructured offensive front Sunday at Seattle. He was already snapping to Tony Romo and making line calls only two series into the season opener...
According to Clarence Hill Jr. of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett indicated that he expects tight end Jason Witten to be himself this week after not being a factor at all during last week’s win over the Giants.
Garrett on Witten being better this week: we expect Witt to be Witt.
— Clarence Hill (@clarencehilljr) September 12, 2012
I believe Witten...
Last week: 17 (+2)
The Cowboys beat the Giants because Tony Romo had one of the best games of his career. However, they committed 13 penalties, which could have easily derailed them, but Tony Romo wouldn’t let it happen and kept coming up with big throw after big throw. They’ll be right in the NFC East mix, where all 4 teams are evenly matched, but they’ll have...
IRVING It is, in a sense, the best 15,750 that Dallas Cowboys offensive tackle Tyron Smith will ever spend. Sources tell 105.3 The Fan in Dallas, the NFL has ordered the 21-year-old budding standout to pay for his horse-collar of the Giants' Michael Boley part of a game-turning tackle of Boley following his interception. Smith's tackle was followed by his defensive teammates...
With Dallas Cowboys cornerback Mike Jenkins working his way back into football shape after missing the entire offseason and preseason due to a shoulder injury, owner Jerry Jones has been impressed with what he’s seen so far.
“I’d obviously like to see him out there on all of our money packages, nickel, dime, all of that,” Jones said on 105.3 [KRLD-FM] The Fan’s New School...
DeMarcus Ware was limited during Wednesday’s practice because of a lingering hamstring injury, not because of any aggravation from the season-opening win against the New York Giants. Ware played in 51 snaps against the Giants and had two sacks, six tackles and a quarterback pressure. He did not play in the final three preseason games as he recovered from the strain, and it could...
It took less than 24 hours for the initial batch of "Jerry Wipes" to sell out on the Dallas Cowboys Pro Shop, but more will be made available.
Mike Jenkins said Wednesday that he feels no bitterness toward the Cowboys for adding two starting cornerbacks in the off-season.
The 27-year-old former Pro Bowl cornerback was the only team member that didnt attend voluntary off-season workouts at Valley Ranch, leading to speculation that he was unhappy with the additions of Brandon Carr and Morris Claiborne.
Tight end Colin Cochart was waived by the Cowboys. Cochart was claimed on waivers from the Bengals on Sept. 1 and kept on the 53-man roster in case tight end Jason Witten couldn't play in the opener at New York. Cochart wasn't needed because Witten played, and he didn't travel with the team to New Jersey. The Cowboys did not make a corresponding move to fill the...
Ridge High (Basking Ridge, N.J.) class of 2014 quarterback Connor Hughes camped at Rutgers and Penn State over the summer and was invited to a game in State College, Pa. He is also hearing from several other BCS schools and he spoke to FOXSportsNEXT about his recruitment.
As the first week of the NFL season is in the books, one famous NBA player got to see his team win on opening night.Miami Heat star LeBron James decided to dust off the old Jason Witten jersey and cheer on his boys from restaurant in Miami:(Courtesy of LeBron James Twitter)