Cowboys mum over Romo's future

Jan 18, 2017

Cowboys mum over Romo's future

Those closest to Tony Romo on the Cowboys aren’t ready to discuss the future of the Dallas quarterback, probably because they know the likely final answer. After 156 games and franchise bests of 34,183 yards passing and 248 touchdowns, Romo’s career in Dallas appears ...

Jan 17, 2017

Green Bay vs. Dallas a huge TV draw

Green Bay’s 34-31 win over Dallas was seen by an average of 48.5 million on Fox, the most-viewed NFL divisional playoff game ever. The game Sunday had a 26.1 rating and 46 share, the network said Monday, the highest-rated NFC divisional game since 1997. ...

Packers edge Cowboys to reach NFC title game

Jan 16, 2017

Packers edge Cowboys to reach NFC title game

Aaron Rodgers didn’t need another Hail Mary this time. Maybe just call it a “Half Mary.” Rodgers threw a 36-yard pass to a toe-dragging Jared Cook on the sideline, and Mason Crosby kicked a 51-yard field goal on the next play as time expired, ...

Divisional playoff clashes set

Jan 14, 2017

Divisional playoff clashes set

The divisional round of the NFL playoffs has a familiar feel. All four of the matchups this weekend are rematches of regular-season games from this season. And Saturday’s games feature coaches going against their former teams. Atlanta coach Dan Quinn spent four seasons with ...

Packers equipped to thrive without Nelson

Jan 12, 2017

Packers equipped to thrive without Nelson

The Green Bay Packers offense appears to be in better shape than last season to be successful without Jordy Nelson. They struggled to hit big plays when Nelson missed the 2015 season with a knee injury. Now, Nelson’s status is in question again for ...

Cowboys put hurt on Lions

Dec 27, 2016

Cowboys put hurt on Lions

Matthew Stafford lost to his hometown team again, and the playoff plans are on hold for the Detroit Lions. Dez Bryant threw his first career touchdown pass between a pair of scoring catches, Ezekiel Elliott ran for two TDs and the Dallas Cowboys kept ...

Cowboys win 11th straight

Dec 2, 2016

Cowboys win 11th straight

Dez Bryant sashayed through the Dallas locker room with an unmistakable swagger and had nothing but good things to say about his adversary this time around. It was a stark change from a week ago, when he sparred with Washington cornerback Josh Norman on ...

Cowboys beat Redskins to extend winning streak to 10

Nov 25, 2016

Cowboys beat Redskins to extend winning streak to 10

Rookies Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott keep winning for the Dallas Cowboys, even with Kirk Cousins setting records for the Washington Redskins. Prescott accounted for two touchdowns, Elliott ran for a pair of scores and the Cowboys extended their franchise regular-season record with a ...

Cowboys keep rolling with victory against Ravens

Nov 21, 2016

Cowboys keep rolling with victory against Ravens

New backup, same result for rookie quarterback Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys. Prescott threw three touchdown passes, two to Dez Bryant, in the first game with Tony Romo as his backup, and the Cowboys set a franchise regular-season record with their ninth straight ...

Romo practicing, but playing status unclear

Nov 10, 2016

Romo practicing, but playing status unclear

Tony Romo stretched alongside Jason Witten early in practice for the Dallas Cowboys, just as they’ve done for most of the past 10 years. Then the 36-year-old quarterback went off to run the scout team, and his trusty tight end joined the first-teamers along ...