Eagles-Cowboys Capsule

PHILADELPHIA (4-2) at DALLAS (5-1) Sunday, 8:30 p.m. EDT, NBC OPENING LINE - Cowboys by 4 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Eagles 4-2, Cowboys 5-0-1 SERIES RECORD - Cowboys lead 64-50 LAST MEETING - Eagles won 33-27, OT, Nov. 8, 2015 LAST WEEK - Eagles beat Vikings 21-10; Cowboys had bye, beat Packers 30-16 on Oct. 16 AP PRO32 RANKING - Eagles No. 6, Cowboys No. 2 EAGLES OFFENSE - OVERALL...
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“We Hate Them” Ex-Eagle DT Cedric Thornton Speaks On Former Team

After spending the first five years of his career with the Philadelphia Eagles, defensive tackle Cedric Thornton joined the division rival Dallas Cowboys this off-season. After signing a four-year $17 million deal with Dallas, Thornton immediately scanned the schedule searching for the first time he’d get to see his former team. Anytime Dallas and Philly Continue reading “We...
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Martin’s 5: Could Chaz Green Split Reps With Doug Free?

Welcome to this week’s edition of Martin’s 5? The Dallas Cowboys should be well rested and that is good news heading into a tough game against the division rival Philadelphia Eagles. There were quite a few players that were banged up and needed the extra time to recuperate. The Cowboys should be as close to Continue reading Martin’s 5: Could Chaz Green Split Reps With Doug...
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Newy Predicts Sunday's Cowboys-Eagles Winner

Newy Scruggs gives his detailed prediction of Sunday night's game between the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys in Arlington.
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Cowboys’ Secondary Among NFL Best

The Cowboys will be looking to advance to 6-1 against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday Night and they’ll there should be some success defensively for the Cowboys. The Eagles currently have the #29 passing offense in the league and the Cowboys have the #21 passing defense, so the matchup will be interesting and should keep the game close. Then again, we’ve been saying the past...
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11 hours ago

Ezekiel Elliott Proving It Absolutely Matters What Back Is Behind Cowboys Offensive Line

As much debate as there was at one time about how much it matters who is running behind the Dallas Cowboys' offensive line, Zeke Elliott is proving it certainly does. Special players do special things. Ezekiel Elliott is showing the world he is a special player and he is most certainly doing special things. The argument of any running back can run behind the Dallas Cowboys' offensive...
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17 hours ago

CowBuzz: Cowboys Move Up In Power Rankings Despite The Bye Week

The Cowboys (5-1) were on a bye this past week, so their placement in the Week 8 NFL Power Rankings are based on what the other teams playing were able to do.
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Tony Romo participates in individual drills for first time since August

Tony Romo wasn’t a full participant in Dallas Cowboys practice on Wednesday, but he was spotted throwing the football during individual drills. ESPN’s Todd Archer tweeted out evidence of Romo, clad in shorts and a T-shirt, tossing some passes to scouting department assistant Miles Austin, per The Dallas Morning News. Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is on the practice field...
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Will Cowboys Former 2nd Round Draft Pick Be Traded?

The NFL trade deadline is coming up fast (November 1) and we have already seen a few moves made around the NFL. Whether or not the Dallas Cowboys will be active before the trade line is unknown, but they do have a few players that could be tradable commodities. Last week I examined who might Continue reading Will Cowboys Former 2nd Round Draft Pick Be Traded? at Inside The Star...
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1 day ago

Report: Dez Bryant expected to play in Week 8

Dez Bryant is expected to play in Week 8 for the Dallas Cowboys, according to a report. Bryant has been out since suffering a knee injury in Week 3 against the Bears. The Cowboys had Week 7 off with a bye, and the plan was to hold Bryant out through that time and not take any risks with his health. Now ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports Bryant is expected to play on Sunday night against...
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Report: Tony Romo still not cleared for full contact

The Dallas Cowboys have the luxury of being very careful with quarterback Tony Romo in his injury recovery, and they’re taking full advantage of that. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, Romo still has not been cleared for full contact practices, and he might require another MRI before he is. This doesn’t mean Romo has had a setback of any sort. It simply means the...
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How Dak and Zeke saved the Dallas Cowboys

Week 1 of the NFL season began and it felt like the same story every year. Tony Romo dropped back, Romo escaped pressure and was hit! And he went down… Everybody laughed at the Cowboys’ luck. Another year, another Romo injury, another losing season. What everyone forgot to anticipate was how deceivingly good their backup rookie quarterback Dak Prescott was. Prescott was unable...
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Ezekiel Elliott is sick of being asked about the rookie rushing record

Ezekiel Elliott might be on pace to break the rookie record for rushing yards, but the Dallas Cowboys running back is already sick and tired of all the questions about Eric Dickerson’s three-decade old mark. “You guys want to write stories about the rookie rushing record, and it’s about this team, honestly,” Elliott said, via Charean Williams of the Star Telegram. “It’s...
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Cowboys rack up a nearly $55K tab at team’s ‘Rookie Dinner’

The 5-1 Dallas Cowboys got their bye week off to a terrific but expensive start by racking up a nearly $55,000 tab at a Dallas steakhouse. The team event, tabbed as the annual edition of the “Rookie Dinner,” an NFL tradition where first-year players are tasked with footing typically enormous tabs, was held at Nick and Sam’s Steakhouse, one of Tony Romo’s favorite establishments...
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Bledsoe: ‘Obvious choice’ for Cowboys to stick with Prescott

Drew Bledsoe has been in Tony Romo’s shoes, but he still believes the Dallas Cowboys have an “obvious choice” in sticking with rookie quarterback Dak Prescott. “I don’t know what decision they’ll make, but it seems like they’ll stick with Dak,” Bledsoe said, via ESPN. “It seems like the obvious choice.” Back in 2001, Bledsoe was replaced by a young quarterback...
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Dez Bryant injures himself making soup

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant currently sits on the shelf while recovering from a knee injury. Wednesday, Bryant showed up with a fresh problem, though. ESPN’s Todd Archer explained the funny moment: Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant said he cut his fingers while cutting up some carrots for some homemade soup. He… — Todd Archer (@toddarcher) October...
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Dez Bryant sliced fingers while cutting carrots for soup

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant apparently does his own cooking, which is commendable for someone who makes $14 million per year. He just needs to be more careful about it going forward. Bryant, who is recovering from a knee injury, was spotted with his fingers taped at practice on Wednesday. He later revealed that he sliced his fingers while cutting up carrots for a soup...
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Jerry Jones: No timeline for Prescott vs. Romo decision

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones again on Tuesday remained noncommittal on what the team intends to do at the quarterback position once Tony Romo is ready to play again. The Cowboys obviously are rolling at 5-1 with rookie signal-caller Dak Prescott playing spectacular football. With Romo’s return becoming more and more imminent, Jones was asked during a radio interview Tuesday...
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Report: Prescott passing up endorsements to visit with grandma

Dak Prescott, he who would rather get his beauty sleep than attend a Kanye West concert, is choosing to spend time with his grandma rather than landing lucrative endorsement deals. .@Dak Prescott is passing up couple of lucrative marketing deals to spend several days w/ his grandma in Louisiana during Cowboys bye week. — Gil Brandt (@Gil_Brandt) October 17, 2016 It seems like...
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