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Arminta Jones, the mother of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, died Tuesday morning in Dallas at age 90. The team announced her death in a statement, adding that she had celebrated her 90th birthday last week with her family. "Her instincts and personality were her greatest gifts," Jerry said. "She always knew the right thing to do, how to be strong in tough times and tough in good times. Somehow, however, having fun was a requirement at all times. "My father was an innovator in business, someone who changed the way industries were run in three different fields -- groceries, insurance, and tourism. My mother was his partner, a bookkeeper, a manager, a salesperson, and she was every bit his equal in all of their success. Their board room was the kitchen table, and I sat there and soaked it all in." According to DallasCowboys.com, Arminta Clark was born Oct. 17, 1922, in Ozan, Ark. She wed J.W. "Pat" Jones on Oct. 25, 1941, and they were marr...
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Dallas Cowboys running back Felix Jones wasn’t on the field at the end of yesterday’s win over the Panthers because of a bruised knee. He also suffered a neck strain earlier in the game.Phillip Tanner came in for Jones when he went down, but only gained four yards on three carries.The Cowboys and running back DeMarco Murray (foot0 are hopeful that he’ll return in time for...
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Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is worried about his team's upcoming match-up with the New York Giants because of injuries, saying, "we wanted all hands on deck."
It is difficult to find trends of success through 6 games from this Cowboys' offense. In week 1, they did many things very well and looked balanced and competent. Since then, the Garrett-Romo offense has been anything but consistent, with a horrendous performance in Seattle, near absence against Tampa Bay, a turnover machine versus Chicago, and then a power-running team against...
Dallas Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee is facing surgery on his right big toe.
According to several reports Tuesday night, including one on the team's own website, Lee has ligament damage in his toe that will require surgery and could end his season.
Lee, the team's leading tackler with 58 stops, got hurt in the second half of Sunday's win at Carolina. He was on crutches...
The Dallas Cowboys now have a chance to make a significant move in the NFC East.
After an imperfect win at Carolina, the Cowboys (3-3) play four of their next six games against division opponents. That stretch starts Sunday at home against the NFC East-leading New York Giants, who have won four of five games since their season-opening loss at home to Dallas.
Lawrence Vickers knows he is a rare breed.
In prior decades, it would not be uncommon for an NFL team to carry two fullbacks. Now, some clubs such as the Detroit Lions don't have even one on their 53-man roster, as H-backs and sixth offensive linemen fill blocking roles.
Vickers, though, has that job with the Dallas Cowboys because the franchise is committed to the position...
Demarco Murray isn't quite ready to play. According to reports the Cowboys lead back will be given another week to recover from the foot injury sustained in week 6. That means that Felix Jones should start vs. the Giants and Philip Tanner will play a role as well.
TweetThe New York Giants (5-2) and Dallas Cowboys (3-3) meet week 8 of this 2012 season for an NFC East showdown. New York comes into this game in sole possession of first place and with an opportunity to really hurt the Cowboys. A win would be the GMEN's second divisional win but it would also [...]
Safety Antrel Rolle says the Giants will be looking for revenge against the Cowboys this week after losing to them back in week 1. “Obviously Dallas beat us the first … Continue reading »