Sep 4, 2014

Cowboys bring in Sam to join practice squad

Michael Sam waded through a crowd of reporters and was settling in front of yet another bank of cameras when someone asked if this was what it was like in St. Louis. “The heat?” Sam said, drawing laughter from two dozen or so people ...

Romo set to take field for first time since back surgery

Aug 14, 2014

Romo set to take field for first time since back surgery

Tony Romo will play his first game for the Dallas Cowboys since undergoing back surgery for a herniated disk last December. Romo will start for the Cowboys in Saturday’s exhibition game against the Baltimore Ravens. Romo missed Dallas’ exhibition opener against San Diego as ...

Cowboys release backup QB Orton

Jul 17, 2014

Cowboys release backup QB Orton

Quarterback Kyle Orton was released Wednesday by the Dallas Cowboys, an expected move after Tony Romo’s backup was a no-show during offseason workouts. Orton skipped the workouts amid reports that he was considering retirement. He was subjected to about $70,000 in fines for failing ...

Foles hasn't forgotten earlier setback against Cowboys

Dec 26, 2013

Foles hasn't forgotten earlier setback against Cowboys

Nick Foles has a new nickname that’s appropriate this time of year: Saint Nick. Foles hardly resembles jolly old Santa Claus, but he’s given fans of the Philadelphia Eagles plenty of gifts this year, and they’re looking for one more. A victory over the ...

Romo may play against Eagles

Dec 25, 2013

Romo may play against Eagles

Dallas owner Jerry Jones says the Cowboys aren’t ruling Tony Romo out of a winner-take-all game against Philadelphia because doctors could clear him after treating his back injury. Jones said on his radio show Tuesday that his quarterback has proven he can play with ...

Romo again looks to atone for errors

Dec 21, 2013

Romo again looks to atone for errors

Tony Romo is pretty used to this drill by now. Make a big mistake late to cost the Dallas Cowboys a chance to win. Say he wishes he had that throw back. Vow to be better the next time. Now Romo and the Cowboys ...

Packers rally stuns Cowboys

Dec 16, 2013

Packers rally stuns Cowboys

If this was Matt Flynn’s last start in place of Aaron Rodgers, it was quite a memorable one. Flynn threw four touchdown passes in the second half, Eddie Lacy had the winning score on a 1-yard plunge after an interception by Tony Romo gave ...

Bears dominate Cowboys

Dec 10, 2013

Bears dominate Cowboys

Neither the brutal cold nor the league’s worst defense could stop Josh McCown and the Bears. Instead, Chicago jumped right back into the playoff race. McCown threw for a career-high four touchdowns, and the Bears scored on their first eight possessions to grab a ...

Cowboys keep focus, earn win over Raiders

Nov 29, 2013

Cowboys keep focus, earn win over Raiders

Tony Romo was sick, and it wasn’t because he had just watched the Oakland Raiders return a fumble for a touchdown on the opening kickoff. After the Dallas quarterback caught a virus the night before Thanksgiving, his top two running backs were there to ...