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Cowboys can explain sudden turnaround on defense

IRVING, Texas (AP) The Dallas Cowboys have all kinds of answers for how the NFL's worst defense a year ago has improved despite losing its best player to injury, dumping the franchise sacks leader and letting the most productive lineman go to a division rival. There's cornerback Brandon Carr's theory of growing up: ''You look different from 5 to 6 years old,...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: What we learned from the most important preseason game

Saturday night marked the final night of preseason action for most of the Dallas Cowboys starters. The final game against the Broncos on Thursday, August 28, will be handled by those still jostling for a position on the 53-man roster and several veterans who still need to shake some rust off  (i.e. Brandon Carr, Rolando McClain). The Cowboys sank to 0-3 in preseason play after falling...
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August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones blames teams like Seattle for more penalties

IRVING, Texas -- It's not a secret that penalties are being called more frequently during the preseason games this year.  Last Friday, 32 penalties were assessed in New Orleans' 31-24 victory over Tennessee. According to research done by Sports Day columnist Rick Gosselin, the most penalties called in a single game last season was 27. The area where the biggest increase...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys CB’ Brandon Carr Handing Out Marriage Advice

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr married his wife Shatory back in May. Despite still being what many would call a newlywed, Carr is giving out some marriage advice to anyone who will listen.  And it’s actually some pretty good advice (via Star-Telegram).  1. Compromise. 2. Pick your battles wisely. 3. Learn to be selfless. 4. Learn how to make sacrifices. 5. Be mentally...
Via Sportsnaut
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr Arrives at Training Camp After Personal Loss

Brandon Carr arrived in Oxnard, California for training camp for the first time on Friday. And Saturday was the first kind of The post Brandon Carr Arrives at Training Camp After Personal Loss appeared first on Dallas Cowboys Nation.
Via Blue Star Times
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys CB Carr in camp after death of mother

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) Brandon Carr is on the field with the Dallas Cowboys after missing the first two weeks of training camp to be with his mother in the final days of her long battle with breast cancer. The veteran cornerback was at practice Saturday, a day after reporting for camp. Carr missed the first 11 workouts and the preseason opener at San Diego. Carr said the practice field...
Via AP on Fox
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr is back at Cowboys camp

Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr is back at training camp after morning the death of his mother. Brandon Carr is at Cowboys camp for first time since death of his mother. Unclear how quick he works into practice on Sat. — Todd Archer (@toddarcher) August 9, 2014 Our thoughts and prayers are with his family. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType...
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Don’t Sound The Alarms on the Cowboys Defense Yet

John Tornow, “The NFL Experience – Super Bowl XLV” January 29, 2011 via Flickr With the Cowboys-Chargers game on so late in the Central time zone, I actually decided to DVR the second half and hit the hay so I wouldn’t have to feel like a total zombie at work in the morning. Apparently, I missed the portion of the game where the Chargers went on a scoring spree and finished...
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Twitter Trolling Cowboys’ Training Camp

Oxnard, CA – It has been a blast watching these Training Camp practices thus far but it’s time for another edition of Cowboys’ Twitter trolling. TE Coach Mike Pope sure has some interesting methods to his madness. VIDEO: Cowboys TE coach and Sandusky look-alike Mike Pope has some of the craziest drills: http://t.co/TvOn1dMMIt pic.twitter.com/vpVr2Fb6Iu — NFL Memes (@NFL_Memes...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

7 Position Battles to Watch on Cowboys Defense

[tps_title]Defensive Position Battles[/tps_title] Pos. Starting Player CB Brandon Carr LB Bruce Carter SS Barry Church FS J.J. Wilcox Here’s a list of The post 7 Position Battles to Watch on Cowboys Defense appeared first on Dallas Cowboys Nation.
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr loses it after he views Mean Tweets from Cowboys fans (Video)

Over the past several weeks a popular thing is watching celebrities read mean tweets about themselves. Well this is the Mean Tweets Dallas Cowboys edition and Brandon Carr who was over paid loses it after some negative tweets. The post Brandon Carr loses it after he views Mean Tweets from Cowboys fans (Video) appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Mean Tweets: Dallas Cowboys Edition (Video)

  While known as “America’s Team” the Dallas Cowboys are anything but short of receiving criticism from its fans! Several members of the Cowboys team, which includes Tony Romo, Jason Witten, and Brandon Carr among other teammates, read tweets from fans on twitter harshly criticizing the team and their performance. Surprisingly it appeared that Romo did not get the harshest...
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June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys Players Read Mean Tweets from Fans (Video)

In the spirit of celebrities reading mean tweets about themselves, the Dallas Cowboys decided to have a few of their players find out what their fans really think of them. Most of the guys seemed amused at the tweets, but at one point Brandon Carr could no longer take the slander. He promptly ripped off his microphone and stormed off the set. Carr has to learn to take these things...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr: It’s time for me to step up

Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr admitted to the Dallas Morning News that it’s time for him for step up this coming season after getting a big-time free agent contract a few years ago. “I feel it just from within. You know I’m an introvert; I don’t really deal with the outside noise. I just feel like this year it’s time for me to step it up bigger than I have in my six years...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys cornerback calls himself out

Brandon Carr was recently given a 15 million-dollar contract by the Dallas Cowboys and let’s face it he’s never lived up to it. Dallas’ top cornerback vows this will be his breakout year, aided by a second go-around in the Tampa-2 defense. “I just feel like this year it’s time for me to step it […] The post Dallas Cowboys cornerback calls himself out appeared first on...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr Possibly Entering His Final Season With The Cowboys?

  According to Todd Archer of ESPN Dallas, Cowboys CB Brandon Carr could be entering his final season in Dallas. “If Carr plays the way they thought he would play when he signed in 2012, then he’ll be back and they can restructure his contract,” Archer writes. “If he plays just OK, then I think this could be it for him.“ Archer believes Carr will need to show the Cowboys...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Can Cowboys' Carr Really "Take Over the League" in 2014?

Brandon Carr was the huge free agent signing for the Dallas Cowboys in 2012, but he's under performed to this point in his career with the 'Boys. Apparently though, those times are long gone in his mind, because Carr made a very bold statement that he's trying to "take over the league."Bold statement, and now it's time to prove it on the field.Carr has apparently...
Via Pro Football Spot
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr frustrated with scheme, will continue to “work hard”

GRAPEVINE, Texas – The Dallas Cowboys paid retail in 2012 for Brandon Carr, who excels at man coverage. However, in the past two seasons, whether former defensive coordinator Rob Ryan or now-assistant head coach Monte Kiffin called the defense, Carr has played zone coverage in Dallas, going away from his strengths in coverage. The process seems frustrating. “It was frustrating...
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May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr: ‘I’m trying to take over the league’

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr is feeling like he’s in the best shape of his life and has set a tremendously high goal for this season. “I’m trying to take over the league,” Carr said Sunday from the “Taste of the NFL” event at the Gaylord Texan. “I get emotional when I say that, because I’m, like, dead serious. I’ve been playing this game for six years...
Via Sports-Glory
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys corner Brandon Carr trying to 'take over the league'

It’s fine when an elite cornerback like Richardon Sherman opens up his mouth too often. He backs it up with stellar play on the football field. When the Dallas Cowboys signed Brandon Carr to a five-year, $50.1 million contract prior to the start of the 2012 season, they thought he would be a shutdown corner like Sherman has been with the Seattle Seahawks.  That obviously hasn’t...
Via Sportsnaut
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr loses 10 pounds, ready to “take over the league”

Dallas Cowboys corner Brandon Carr lost 10 pounds placing him in the best shape of his life according to the Star Telegram. Since signing with the Cowboys two years ago for five-years and $50.1 million the team has run two different defensive coordinators out of town with poor play. This year they have promoted Rod Marinelli, who previously coached the Bears defense, to the coordinator...
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May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys’ Brandon Carr: “I’m Trying To Take Over The League”

Despite the fact that his play has been sub par at best since signing a five-year, $50.1 million contract with the Dallas Cowboys in 2012, cornerback Brandon Carr has a message for the rest of the NFL.   He and the Dallas Cowboys are going to “take over the league” this year. “I’m trying to take over the league,” Carr told the Star-Telegram. “I get emotional when I...
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys’ CB Brandon Carr: “I’m Trying To Take Over The League”

Despite the fact that his play has been sub par at best since signing a five-year, $50.1 million contract with the Dallas Cowboys in 2012, cornerback Brandon Carr has a message for the rest of the NFL.   He and the Dallas Cowboys are going to “take over the league” this year. “I’m trying to take over the league,” Carr told the Star-Telegram. “I get emotional when I...
Via Thacover2
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr said he and the Cowboys are ready to "take over the league"

Brandon Carr didn’t suggest putting it in a “3-inch headline” as former Cowboys coach Jimmy Johnson once did. But Carr wrote his headline Sunday night when he said he and the Cowboys are ready to “take over the league.” “That’s going to be your headline,” Carr said knowingly. To that end, Carr has lost 10 pounds and boasts that he is in the best shape of his life...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr wants to take over the NFL in 2014

It sounds like Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr is ready to prove that he deserves the hefty free agent contract Dallas gave him a few years ago. Brandon Carr said he focused for strong year and aims to take over the league in 2014 and prove he is a shut down corner — Clarence Hill (@clarencehilljr) May 19, 2014 Talk is cheap.  Time to back it up. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551...
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May 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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