Three Washington Redskin players to watch against the Dallas Cowboys

“Only two games out of first place” how many times have we said this? I know personally I feel like that’s all I’ve been saying this season. The hope we know as Romo won’t be able to save us unless a guy named Matt Cassel leads the Cowboys to a playoff berth then our savior 9 will be ready to go wild card weekend. As crazy as that sounds, the numbers say it could happen...
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December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys DB on NFC East: ‘This is a wacky division’

The Dallas Cowboys are 3-8 and without their starting quarterback for the rest of the season, but playing in the NFC East—where no team currently possesses a winning record—has granted an opportunity for even the Cowboys to make a late postseason push. “This is a wacky division,” cornerback Brandon Carr said. “We’re fortunate, right now, to still be able to do some...
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December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys name Brandon Carr Walter Payton award nominee

The Dallas Cowboys have named cornerback Brandon Carr their nominee for the Walter Payton Man of the Year award in 2015. This award recognizes an athlete's contributions both on and off the field, and it is the second year in a row that Carr has been named the Cowboys' nominee.The award is named after the late Hall of Fame Chicago Bears running back Walter Payton. All 32 teams have...
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December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Thursday web roundup: Dallas Cowboys

CB Brandon Carr is Walter Payton award nominee Dallas Cowboys' Brandon Carr (39) participates in warm up drills before an NFL football game against Carolina on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, in ... Cowboys still have chance in terrible NFC East The Cowboys have lost every game Romo did not start, with Weeden going 0-3 before Cassel dropped his four starts.Dallas will not place Romo...
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December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dallas Cowboys DB Brandon Carr Lights Up Eagles WR Jordan Mathews

The Dallas Cowboys secondary does not get a whole lot of positive press. These guys are known more for committing pass interference penalties more than they are know for clutch pass break-ups. However, from time to time they have been known to lay some serious wood on wide receivers that dare to enter their territoryKind of like what Brandon Carr does to Jordan Mathews here: This...
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November 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Jason Garrett: Cowboys 'would never just put one guy' on Gronkowski

Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett took some pressure off rookie defensive back Byron Jones on Wednesday. Garrett said covering New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski won’t rest solely on Jones’ shoulders. That’s good news for the 6-foot-1, 198-pound UConn product, who has impressed through four games, but seems unmatched to shadow the 6-foot-6, 265-pound Gronkowski...
October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski will go off if Sean Lee can’t play

The New England Patriots’ Week 4 matchup became significantly less competitive when the injury bug bit the Dallas Cowboys’ offense hard early in the season. Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and wide receiver Dez Bryant have been replaced by Brandon Weeden and the likes of Devin Street and Cole Beasley, respectively. It’s tough to write off any opponent, but given the Patriots’...
October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys CB Mo Claiborne says defense always has to carry team

Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne says the defense has always had the urgency to carry the team to victory, even with quarterback Tony Romo healthy and under center and receiver Dez Bryant lined up wide. "We feel it, but that's our approach every week with Romo, with Dez," Claiborne told KESN-FM Wednesday. "We, as a defense, we feel like we have to go out and play. We have to go...
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October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys CB Brandon Carr ready to cover Julio Jones

IRVING, Texas -- Dallas cornerback Brandon Carr is ready for the challenge Falcons receiver Julio Jones presents Sunday at AT&T Stadium. "It's going to be a big challenge," Carr said. "It's another big week for us on the back end. Like I said, every week, this is what you play the game for to check these elite receivers, these elite high-powered offenses. It's going to take all...
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September 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys CB Carr sick of talking about Beckham Jr. 'catch'

In a Week 12 showdown in 2014 between the Dallas Cowboys and the New York Giants, the Cowboys came out victorious, but no one remembers that now. All everyone wants to talk about from that game was the ridiculous touchdown grab made by rookie Odell Beckham Jr. in the first half. The play became known as "The Catch", and although reporters still want to talk about, not everyone else...
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September 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys defense takes big hit with loss of Orlando Scandrick

By Bryan Gibberman Dreadful news came from the Dallas Cowboys practice in Oxnard, California on Tuesday night. The defending NFC East champions lost starting cornerback Orlando Scandrick for the entire 2015 season with a torn ACL and MCL in his right knee. In his seventh season as a pro, the once maligned member of the Dallas secondary not only thrived, but became the most important...
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August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys fear Orlando Scandrick has torn ACL

By Darryn Albert In a cruel week that has already seen two NFC contenders lose key contributors to torn ACLs, now lightning may have struck the same place a third time. Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick had to be carted off the practice field on Tuesday after suffering an apparent right knee injury. Scandrick was said to have sustained the injury in a collision with a...
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August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Injuries to starters opening doors for younger players

Dallas Cowboys executive vice president of personnel Stephen Jones said that the injuries to key starters such as Dez Bryant and Brandon Carr are the norm this time of year, but it presents an opportunity for the younger player to step up and show what they have. "It's going on to varying degrees across the league," Jones said, via the Associated Press. "Everybody, when you...
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August 10, 2015  |  Discuss

CB Brandon Carr breaks bone in hand, will undergo surgery

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr broke a bone in his right hand and will have surgery to repair the fracture on Monday. There is no timetable for a return at the moment. “He’s going to be out for a little bit here,’’  coach Jason Garrett said, via the Dallas News. “We don’t think it’s serious. It’s a similar injury to what DeMarco Murray had last year...
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August 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys latest camp injury news

What does this latest injury news mean for the Dallas Cowboys going forward?   The Dallas Cowboys like the rest of the NFL franchises, will endure many significant injuries during training which often time is when you see what others are made of. In 2015 it will be no different for the Jerry Jones owned franchise who for the time being will be without one of their starting cornerbacks...
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August 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys' Carr to have surgery, Bryant day-to-day

Brandon Carr broke a bone in his right hand during practice and will undergo surgery on Monday in Dallas, according to Cowboys coach Jason Garrett. "He was in press coverage and there was some contact when the receiver was coming off the ball. That's when it happened," Garrett said during his Saturday afternoon press conference. The injury is going to sideline veteran cornerback...
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August 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys' Carr breaks hand, Bryant out with hamstring strain

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr is returning to Texas for surgery on a broken right hand, and All-Pro receiver Dez Bryant missed practice Saturday because of a strained hamstring. Coach Jason Garrett said defensive end Kenneth Boatright remained hospitalized two days after injuring his neck in practice but that all tests had come back normal. Carr, who...
Via AP on Fox
August 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant With a Beauty Of A Catch Over Brandon Carr

One of the good things about being a defensive back and having a guy like Dez Bryant on your team is that if you can play him well in practice chances are you are going to do pretty good against everyone else in the league. The bad thing is that even when you do everything right he is good enough to still make the play, and make you look bad.Cowboys defensive back Brandon Carr was...
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August 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Players Read Mean Tweets About Themselves

Let’s face it. You’ll never get tired of seeing famous people reading mean stuff about themselves. This time around it’s the Dallas Cowboys who get the “Mean Tweets” treatment and boy were the tweets mean. Included in the sick burns are Brandon Carr getting called “burnt toast” and Cole Beasley being told he looks like Steve [&hellip The post Dallas Cowboys Players...
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August 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys Hint At Possible Extension For CB Brandon Carr

Cowboys executive VP Stephen Jones recently acknowledged the possibility of extending CB Brandon Carr‘s contract at some point. “We’re always visiting there,” Jones said, via Todd Archer of ESPN Dallas. “Ben Dogra represents him and I have a good relationship with Ben, so we’ll continue to see if there’s something that might work so that Brandon can ... ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 26, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Cowboys, Rams, Redskins & Vikings

Cowboys Executive Stephen Jones said the Cowboys will continue to negotiate a restructured contract with CB Brandon Carr on through training camp, though he said the team is “comfortable” with his cap number, per Drew Davison. Rams Nick Wagoner of ESPN could see the Rams attempting to trade QB Case Keenum or QB Austin Davis ... The post NFL Notes: Cowboys, Rams, Redskins...
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July 25, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dallas Cowboys DB Brandon Carr Goes Ham Lip Syncing Whitney Houston Song

When the Dallas Cowboys paid a small fortune for the services of safety Brandon Carr they thought they were getting one of the better defensive backs in the league; someone that would help shore up the Cowboys secondary for years to come. He hasn't been terrible, but he hasn't been worth the price the team is paying him either. Carr is determined to put the past behind him and earn...
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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys Still Looking To Restructure CB Brandon Carr’s Contract

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said on Thursday that the team is still attempting to restructure CB Brandon Carr‘s contract to free up cap space. Jones added that Carr will absolutely be on the Cowboys’ roster next season “We are continuing to look for ways that we can do something that’s good for both of us,” Jones ... The post Cowboys Still Looking To Restructure CB Brandon...
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June 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr ranked one of the NFL’s most overpaid players

ESPN isn’t very high on Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr’s contract. In fact, they think it’s one of the worst bargains in the NFL. Writing for ESPN Insider, Nathan Janke says Carr is the fifth most overpaid player in the league. Here’s what he had to say: “While most players on this list are still quality starters who are simply being paid more than they deserve...
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June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Cowboys, Panthers, Rams, Steelers, & Vikings

Cowboys Cowboys owner Jerry Jones confirmed that CB Brandon Carr will be a Cowboy in 2015, but added that they’re still working to lower his cap number. (Charean Williams) Panthers Panthers HC Ron Rivera specifically singled out WR Stephen Hill and OL Jonathan Martin as two players that stood out in OTAs. (Panthers) Rams Rams HC Jeff Fisher isn’t sure if first-round RB...
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June 17, 2015  |  Discuss
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