Michael Irvin: If I could add just one thing to the Cowboys offense, it would be this

Is there still hope for the Dak-to-Dez connection to put up 1,200-plus yards and double-digit touchdowns in a season? Oh yeah, and you saw it [against the Giants] too. … That touchdown to Dez, that touchdown to [Rod] Smith, man those were the kinds of plays I’ve been talking about wanting to see

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How Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants handled national anthem ahead of NFC East matchup

Update, Dec. 10: At MetLife Stadium on Sunday, all Cowboys again stood for the anthem, per Fox 4’s Edward Egros. Giants defensive end Olivier Vernon kneeled as he has in the past. Check out the post below to track how the Cowboys and their opponents have reacted to the national anthem since NFL protests

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Coaching change in New York gives feel of a trap game for Cowboys

Each week the Star-Telegram staff will predict the results of Dallas Cowboys games, some NFC East games and other key games around the NFL: Week 13 Stefan Stevenson The Cowboys hold on against the struggling Giants and the return of Eli Manning. Cowboys 27, New York Giants 23. Philadelphia 34, Los Angeles

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Scout's Eye: How Might The Giants Mix Things Up After The Coaching Change?

FRISCO, Texas – You can mock their record all you want, but this will be an interesting week for the Cowboys against their familiar rivals. With the Giants cleaning house on Monday morning, it’s almost like we don’t know what to expect. Sure, most of the same old faces are still hanging around

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Joe Theismann: My thoughts on Dak Prescott 'haven't changed one bit'

The Redskins have had 21 different combinations in 11 football games. You’re decimated. If I was running a football operation the first thing I would do, and this is what Jerry has done, I would build my football team through my offensive and defensive lines. You saw when the offensive line took

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Tony Dungy: Cowboys' Dez Bryant no longer is 'what he was three or four years ago'

“I don’t care what the score is,” said Dungy, who happens to be a Hall of Fame coach. Of course, he had no idea that Dak Prescott would bang up his passing hand and have trouble passing. Still, Morris turned in a performance that helped erase the sting of Ezekiel Elliot’s suspension

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Thursday night wrap-up: Cowboys prevent Eagles from clinching with 38-14 win

The Eagles will have to wait at least another three days to celebrate. The Cowboys beat Washington 38-14, not only keeping their slim playoff hopes alive, but preventing Philadelphia from clinching the NFC East . . . at least temporarily. The Eagles control their next chance to wrap up their first division

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10 thoughts on the Cowboys miserable Thanksgiving performance against the Chargers

I don’t think I can remember going through such a rude awakening over such a short span of time. It wasn’t that long ago that many of us felt great about this team. Dallas was sitting at 5-3 and just came off a dominant win against the Kansas City Chiefs who earlier in the season looked like

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Philip Rivers throws for three TDs as Chargers crush Cowboys 28-6

ARLINGTON, Texas — Philip Rivers was more than comfortable on the Thanksgiving stage for the first time in his 14 NFL seasons. Same with Keenan Allen, who didn’t have to wait nearly that long. Rivers threw for 434 yards and three touchdowns, Allen had a career-high 172 yards in his second straight

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5 winners and 2 losers from the Eagles' 37-9 win over the Cowboys on 'Sunday Night Football'

The Cowboys were missing Ezekiel Elliott and left tackle Tyron Smith. The Eagles came into Sunday Night Football in Dallas as the team to beat in the NFC. They hold on to that status after Sunday’s 37-9 win. The Eagles offense had a hard time getting rolling, but once they did, they were able to

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How the 'America's Team' Dallas Cowboys transformed the city's image after JFK assassination

The Cowboys’ next home, Texas Stadium in Irving, was meant to be intimidating. Unlike anything anyone had seen. It was crafted specifically for football, with special care given to luxuries for fans, such as individual seats and high-end suites. The hole in the roof, so God could watch his favorite

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Writer's Blocks: On An Un-Fun Season, And The Concept Of "Must-Win" Games

FRISCO, Texas – I don’t think I’ve ever had so little fun covering a football season. The beauty of being a sports writer is in the work – or “work,” I should say. It’s not the most lucrative industry in the world, but it sure is fun. I get paid a living wage to talk and write about football

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Jason Witten respects how Ezekiel Elliott handled battle with NFL

For most of the season, the Cowboys didn’t know from week to week whether Ezekiel Elliott would play. Now, they know. Elliott dropped his battle with the NFL this week, meaning he will miss five more games before returning for a Christmas Eve game against the Seahawks. “I was really impressed with

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Anthony Hitchens will try to replace Sean Lee at weakside linebacker

Anthony Hitchens wants to be the best version of . . . Sean Lee he can be. The Cowboys play three games in an 11-day span, beginning with Sunday night’s showdown with the Eagles, and Lee could miss all three with a hamstring injury. That will force Hitchens to slide from middle linebacker to weakside

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Dallas Cowboys look absent, too, in first game without Ezekiel Elliott

ATLANTA – Imagine what the Dallas Cowboys could have done if they’d had time to prepare for Ezekiel Elliott’s suspension. Oh, wait. Despite knowing for three months that this day was coming, be it this season or next, the Cowboys looked completely unprepared for life without their offensive workhorse

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Practice Update: Tyron & Dez Sit Out; Terrance & Dan Bailey On The Field

FRISCO, Texas – As expected, both Tyron Smith and Dez Bryant were not present when the Cowboys took the field for their first practice of Week 10. Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Wednesday morning that neither Pro Bowler would practice at the outset of the week. Smith exited Sunday’s win against

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