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Backup QB Rush wins again as Cowboys beat Commanders 25-10

Rush also had a TD toss to new No. 1 receiver CeeDee Lamb while improving to 4-0 in his career as a starter.

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cooper Rush won again filling in for Dak Prescott, throwing a touchdown pass to Michael Gallup in the receiver’s 2022 debut as the Dallas Cowboys beat the Washington Commanders 25-10 on Sunday. Rush also had a…

NFL ends Pro Bowl; skills competitions, flag game instead

The Pro Bowl got a major makeover. The NFL has eliminated its full-contact all-star game and is replacing it with weeklong skills competitions and a flag football game. The new event will be renamed “The Pro Bowl Games” and will…

Analysis: Backups, be ready. NFL’s QB carousel is spinning

The NFL’s quarterback carousel may start spinning a bit faster. Mac Jones, Tua Tagovailoa and Josh Allen got banged up Sunday. Justin Herbert and Jameis Winston played hurt. Already, Dak Prescott and Trey Lance have gone down. Backups, be ready.…

Maher kick lifts Rush, Cowboys over Burrow, Bengals, 20-17

Dak Prescott’s backup now has a 2-0 career record filling in

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cooper Rush had no choice but to smile as he embraced offensive coordinator Kellen Moore after the winning kick for the Dallas Cowboys. Dak Prescott’s backup now has a 2-0 career record filling in, with winning…

Refugio prepares for Edna

CFL week three game

REFUGIO, TX--The Refugio Bobcats are going to be on the road as the Edna Cowboys host them on Friday night. Refugio is coming off a win over the London Pirates in week two,  while Edna is currently undefeated and are…

Turpin has kickoff, punt return TDs; Cowboys beat Chargers

Leading the Cowboys to a 32-18 victory over the Los Angeles Chargers

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — KaVontae Turpin is making the most of his first chance to make a National Football League roster. The Dallas wide receiver became the first player in nine seasons to have kickoff and punt return touchdowns in…

Jerry Jones sticking with Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy

McCarthy led the Cowboys to a 12-5 record, their best mark since 2016, and the NFC East division title this past season

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Describing himself as playing a game of poker, Jerry Jones acknowledged he had options for who would be the head coach of the Dallas Cowboys this season. In retaining Mike McCarthy for a third year, Jones…

Cowboys criticized over deal with gun-themed coffee company

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys sparked criticism on social media Tuesday after announcing a marketing agreement with a gun-themed coffee company with blends that include “AK-47 Espresso,” “Silencer Smooth” and “Murdered Out.” The partnership with the Black Rifle…

Defense 1st, then offense, with receivers a focal point

LAS VEGAS (AP) — In an NFL draft focused early on stoppers, it was the goers — wide receivers — who stole the spotlight Thursday night. Not simply prospects, either. Yes, the first five selections came on the defensive side…

Jets sign former Cowboys, Rams kicker Greg Zuerlein

Zuerlein joins Eddy Pineiro, who was tendered a one-year, $2.43 million restricted free agent contract

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets signed former Cowboys and Rams kicker Greg Zuerlein to a one-year deal, setting up a potential training camp competition between proven veterans. The 34-year-old Zuerlein, nicknamed “Greg the Leg,” heads to New…

Cowboys keeping DE Lawrence on reworked contract

Lawrence’s reworked deal is worth $40 million over three years with $30 million guaranteed

The Dallas Cowboys are bringing back defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence on a new contract that will create more room under the salary cap, a person with knowledge of the agreement said Monday. Lawrence’s reworked deal is worth $40 million over…

Cowboys, WR Gallup agree on $62.5M, 5-year deal

Gallup is returning on a $62.5 million, five-year contract

The Dallas Cowboys agreed on a long-term contract with receiver Michael Gallup a day after agreeing to trade Amari Cooper to Cleveland. Gallup is returning on a $62.5 million, five-year contract, two people with knowledge of the agreement said Sunday.…

Cowboys Amari Cooper heading to the Cleveland Browns

Browns landing WR Cooper in trade with Cowboys

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns weren’t willing to wait for free agency or the NFL draft to get their No. 1 wide receiver. Cleveland general manager Andrew Berry filled his club’s biggest need on Saturday by agreeing to acquire Amari…

Sean Payton resigns as coach of New Orleans Saints

“I don’t like the word retirement," says Payton

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton, whose 15-year tenure with the club included its only Super Bowl championship and also a one-season suspension stemming from the NFL’s bounty investigation, is leaving coaching. Payton informed the team…

Cowboys face same questions after another early playoff exit

Cowboys defeated by Niners first round of playoffs 23-17

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mike McCarthy’s future as Dallas Cowboys coach wasn’t something Jerry Jones wanted to discuss after a wild-card loss that left the owner saying “I can’t remember” when asked if he’d ever been more disappointed in defeat.…

Cowboys to play Niners in first round of playoffs

Dallas will host 49ers after San Francisco clinched playoff berth by holding off Rams 27-24 in OT

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — When the Los Angeles took an early 17-0 lead on the San Francisco 49ers, George Kittle had several Rams chirping their excitement in his ear about a shift in this one-sided rivalry. “I was like, ‘A…

Cowboys defeat Eagles 51-26

Prescott throws 5 TD passes in Cowboys’ romp over Eagles.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dak Prescott threw a career-high five touchdown passes against Philadelphia Eagles backups, Cedrick Wilson and Dalton Schultz each had two scoring catches and the Dallas Cowboys kept their slim hopes for a No. 2 seed in the…

Cowboys fall to Cardinals 25-22

No timeout, no challenge for Cowboys after apparent fumble

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys were out of timeouts and couldn’t challenge an apparent fumble that likely would have given them the ball back with just over 2 1/2 minutes left in Sunday’s game. Instead, Arizona got a…