Found September 09, 2013 on Football Nation:
It is rare for anyone to be so right and so wrong in the same article, as I was when I wrote the "Bold Predictions" piece for Football Nation earlier this week. I was wrong in in just about every instance, except of course the one thing that I didn't want to happen. I said the Cowboys would win and they did. I just thought they would beat New York because they were a better team,not because the Giants insisted on defeat. Here are my five (or so) takeaways from the first Sunday nighter of the 2013 season.1. New York can take away an opponants number one receiver.In fact, the defense looked pretty good to me. Other than Jason Witten, who is proving to be a stud in any game he plays in, the Giants handled Dallas' weapons, limited Murray and Romo and totally shut down Dez. The defense came to play. After last year,that is a relief to Giant fans.2. The Giants have serious running back issues. From coughing up the ball twice to missed assignments to not picking up your h...

Tony Romo has bruised ribs while Dez Bryant has sprained foot

The Dallas Cowboys victory Sunday night over the New York Giants came at a cost as two of their best players, quarterback Tony Romo and wide receiver Dez Bryant, went down with injuries. Romo’s ribs and Bryant’s ankle both came back negative, but Bryant did suffer a sprained ankle, according to Romo suffered his injury just before halftime, while Bryant rolled...

Report: Morris Claiborne expected to play this week with a harness

According to the Dallas Morning News,  Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne is expected to play in this week’s game against the Chiefs with a shoulder harness after dislocating his shoulder against the Giants this past Sunday night. Morris Claiborne suffered a dislocated shoulder in the win over the New York Giants but should play against Kansas City, a source said. The cornerback...

WATCH: Dez Bryant rolls ankle, takes it out on Gatorade cart

Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant was visibly in pain after rolling his ankle late in the fourth quarter against the Giants.  Then, Bryant decided to go postal on some Gatorade cups.  Here is the play in which the injury happened: Correct, Dallas cannot afford to lose him, but Dez also needs to keep it together, especially since he was back on the field later on for a two point conversion...

Jerry Jones takes a photo with LeBron James and Hulk Hogan

This is a pretty funny picture of Cowboys owner Jerry Jones with LeBron James and Hulk Hogan.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Jerry Jones takes a photo with LeBron James and Hulk Hogan appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Garrett: Dez needs to overcome double-teams

IRVING, Texas Dez Bryant is living in a new world, according to Cowboys coach Jason Garrett. That world is one in which he is constantly double-teamed by opponents. Bryant's first entry into his new world was Sunday night when the New York Giants took him out of the action, for the most part, by constantly having a safety cover him in addition to a cornerback. "He got...

Dallas Cowboys: A look ahead to week 2

Although the Cowboys scored an impressive 36-31 victory over the New York Giants tonight, there’s certainly some buzz around the team and locker room about where they can improve and questions that will certainly need answers before they face the Kansas City Chiefs on September 15th. Romo in obvious pain after his rib injury It’s always good to look ahead. Here’s what the Cowboys...

Anthony Spencer inactive for tonight’s game

The Dallas Cowboys have released their inactive list for tonight’s game against the Giants and defensive end Anthony Spencer will not be suiting up. Inactives vs NYG: G Brian Waters, OT Darrion Weems, WR Cole Beasley, RB Lance Dunbar, DE Anthony Spencer, DE Caesar Rayford & S Danny McCray — Nick Eatman (@nickeatman) September 8, 2013   Need NFL Tickets? Loading......

Romo X-Rays Negative; Cowboys Expect QB In Week 2

Tony Romo probably won’t escape discomfort this week. But he’s dodged a serious-injury bullet with the Cowboys saying their quarterback underwent X-rays on Monday morning looking for damage in the area of his ribs and that the results are negative. “We feel optimistic with the tests coming back negative’’ Cowboys vice president Stephen Jones tells 105.3 The Fan’s Elf...

Dez Bryant has a sprained foot

According to Calvin Watkins of, Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant suffered a sprained foot during Sunday night’s win over the Giants. Dez Bryant has sprained left foot. X-rays were negative. — Calvin Watkins (@calvinwatkins) September 9, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Dez Bryant has a sprained foot appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Dallas 36, N.Y. Giants 31: Cowboys Rediscover Turnovers

During the first quarter of last year’s 24-17 win by the Cowboys over the New York Giants in the season opener, the Dallas Cowboys forced running back David Wilson to fumble the ball. The Cowboys’ offense turned around and did next to nothing. Jason Witten caught two touchdown passes in a 36-31 win by Dallas over the New York Giants. That was a key pattern of 2012. For the season...

Celebs flock to Cowboys home opener

There were nearly as many stars on the sidelines and in the stands as there were on the sides of Cowboys helmets Sunday night in Arlington. Sitting next to Jerry Jones in his suite was New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. But, before any Giants fans try to keep him out of MetLife Stadium when they return home, remember...Christie is a self-proclaimed die-hard Cowboys fan, and has...

New York Giants vs. Dallas Cowboys: Betting Odds, spread, over/under and tv info

Match-ups between the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants never get old. The longtime NFC East rivals will play each other in Week 1 of the 2013 NFL Season as the Giants head to AT&T Stadium (Cowboys Stadium) to play the Cowboys. NBC will carry this game with coverage beginning at 8:30 pm ET. This is your prime time game of the week. Dallas and New York both failed to make the...

Giants deny Dallas claim they faked injuries

The Giants are denying an allegation from Dallas owner Jerry Jones that they faked injuries during a long touchdown drive by the Cowboys in New York's season-opening loss. Jones said after a 36-31 Dallas victory Sunday night that ''it was so obvious it was funny'' when linebacker Dan Connor and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins went out on consecutive plays in...

Cowboys back up turnover talk, beat Giants 36-31

Barry Church remembers Dallas coach Jason Garrett talking turnovers on the first day of training camp. The Cowboys' safety and his teammates showed they were listening in the season opener - and showed off their new defensive scheme, too. Brandon Carr returned an interception 49 yards for the clinching touchdown, Church had another defensive score on a fumble, and the Cowboys...

DeMarcus Ware Intercepts Eli Manning on 1st Play of SNF (Video)

Master Eli, not being the master on this play.
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