Found August 17, 2012 on Sportress of Blogitude:
Granted, Jackie Chiles is a fictional character but let us not dither over such trivial details. The fact remains that if Mr. Chiles were somehow a real-life attorney possessing the same scheming mentality, it’s doubtful that even he would have been able to hold his nose enough to sign on to advocate for this woman [...]

Cowboys fan Janelle Carrillo suing team after burning butt on bench outside stadium

When you are worth around $2 billion and own one of the most successful franchises (from a business standpoint) in all of sports, very few lawsuits should come as a surprise. However, something tells me even this one could surprise Jerry Jones. According to CBS in Dallas-Fort Worth, a woman named Jenelle Carrillo has filed a lawsuit against the Cowboys and Jones after she allegedly...

Carter gets chance with Cowboys in Year Two

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) -- Bruce Carter's rookie year with the Dallas Cowboys was more like a redshirt season. That is what the Cowboys expected when they used their 2011 second-round draft pick on the linebacker coming off a knee injury. He was on the non-injury list through training camp and came back for the final 10 games as primarily a contributor on special teams. "He...

Morris Claiborne set to make Cowboys debut on Saturday

Dallas Cowboys 1st-round pick Morris Claiborne is finally healthy and ready to make his preseason debut on Saturday against the Chargers. Claiborne stated that he would be willing to play the entire game if coaches let him, but it’s likely the Cowboys will ease him into action. Claiborne has battled injuries throughout the offseason (wrist and knee) and is just now completing his...

Cowboys Optimistic Regarding Miles Austin

Despite not being available for practice this week because of a strained hamstring, the Cowboys are optomistic that Miles Austin will be ready to go August 25th for the team's third preseason game against St. Louis.Fantasy Spin:Austin has always been an effective receiving weapon for Tony Romo when he's been healthy, but unfortunately his hamstring has been giving him fits...

Woman sues the Dallas Cowboys after suffering burns in 2010

A Texas woman has filed suit against the Dallas Cowboys after suffering third-degree burns in August of 2010. Jennelle Carrillo attended a Blue and Silver scrimmage in August 2010 and sat on a black marble bench seat before entering the stadium and suffered her injury. She has filed a lawsuit against the Cowboys, claiming that there was no signage which stated the seat would be too...

Jason Witten Injury, Fantasy Football Analysis

  [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="450"] Jason Witten's injury is distressing Cowboy fans and the fantasy football owners that drafted him.[/caption] Just to show how quickly things can change in the world of fantasy football, Jason Witten, one of the safest tight end picks in the draft, has now become a risk due to a "serious...

Woman sues Jerry Jones after burning her butt on bench outside Cowboys Stadium

AP Photo According to Will Brinson of, a woman is suing Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones for burning her butt on a metal bench outside Cowboys Stadium. “A woman named Jennelle Carrillo is suing the team and Jerrah because, while attending the Blue and Silver scrimmage in August of 2010, she sat down on a bench outside Cowboys Stadium and suffered third-degree...

Top 10 takeaways from the Cowboy Bench Lawsuit

I swear I'm not making this up: a Cowboy fan is suing the team for getting burns from sitting on a bench outside Cowboys Stadium before a team scrimmage in August 2010.No, seriously.Anyway, here's all you need to know...10) Yes, the Cowboys' legal representation does give the team a bulk hour billable discount9) Like the vast majority of Cowboy fans, standing would have...

Dallas Cowboys: Most Loved and Hated Players

Football is a rough sport, both literally and figuratively speaking, and no one knows this better than the Dallas Cowboys. Since Tony Romo emerged as the franchize's starting quarterback in 2006, the Cowboys have been under more scrutiny than any other team in the NFL. This is partially due to the label of being "America's team," but the bigger issue is the fact...
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