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Dec 15

Spagnola: Jump To This Conclusion For Dak’s Recently Improved Performance

FRISCO, Texas – Narratives around here with the Dallas Cowboys change like the Texas weather.          You know, one morning you wake up these days and it’s 37 degrees. By time you come home after work in the evening it’s like 70 degrees.          Go figure.          Same with these opinions

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Dec 15

Gut Feeling: DallasCowboys.com Writers’ Final Preview Of Cowboys-Raiders

The Cowboys (7-6) and Oakland Raiders (6-7) are two of the NFL’s most iconic franchises. Entering their 12th all-time meeting, both teams need a win to stay in their respective playoff races. Which team will prevail in primetime Sunday night? The DallasCowboys.com staff gives their gut feelings for

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Dec 15

Jerry Jones Joins 105.3 The Fan

Listen to the Cowboys Hour LIVE as Brad Sham and Jeff Cavanaugh interview current players.

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Dec 15

Scout’s Eye: Winning On Early Downs, Focusing On Pass Protection Are Key

FRISCO, Texas – Here are the two big keys that I think will swing this game between the Cowboys and Raiders on Sunday night. Dallas Cowboys Win If: The Oakland Raiders come into this matchup as a very pass-heavy team, especially on first down. Derek Ca…

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Dec 15

Mailbag: How Best To Limit Marshawn Lynch? Using Witten On Third Down?

JIM WHATLEY HENDERSON, TX One of the Cowboy’s weaknesses on defense is missed tackles. Marshawn Lynch is a tough runner who routinely breaks tackles.  If he gets into the second level, he is hard to bring down.  Do you see the Cowboys limiting his yardage or will he be another 100-yard rusher? Bryan

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Dec 14

Rob’s Figure 4: Playoff Scenarios, Rod Smith Making NFL History & More

(Editor’s Note: DallasCowboys.com senior writer and pro wrestling aficionado Rob Phillips’ new column, “Figure 4,” identifies four key statistics each week that impact the Cowboys’ on-field performance.) FRISCO, Texas – If you’re looking for exact, to-the-number playoff percentages/odds

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Dec 14

‘Sound FX’: Dak Prescott Mic’d Up vs. Giants

Listen to the Cowboys Hour LIVE as Brad Sham and Jeff Cavanaugh interview current players.

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Dec 14

Fantasy: Crabtree Could Pose Problems For Cowboys; Not Best Week For Brees?

Editor’s Note: Each Thursday leading into the NFL games, contributing writer Jonathan Auping will break down a few things to consider as fantasy owners set their weekly lineups, including players to start or sit, along with trends to remember. Whether your game is the traditional fantasy league or

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Dec 14

Scout’s Eye: Favorable Opportunity For D-Law; Familiar Face In A New Uniform

FRISCO, Texas – Here are the two big matchups I’m watching, which I think will go a long way in determining the outcome of this Cowboys-Raiders game on Sunday night. Dallas Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence vs. Oakland Raiders OT Marshall Newhouse The Raiders are a big, physical offensive line that likes

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Dec 14

Mick Shots: Clear Skies, Jack-Of-All-Trades, Snaps Up & Forget About It

FRISCO, Texas – Nice change in atmosphere out here at The Star so far this week. Win two in a row and there are fewer questions being asked the head coach and the star quarterback. There seemed to be more players hanging out in the locker room during m…

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Dec 13

Jerry Jones Discusses Goodell’s New Contract, More At NFL Winter Meeting

IRVING, Texas – As the Cowboys returned to practice in preparation for Sunday night’s game against the Oakland Raiders, Jerry Jones huddled with other NFL owners Wednesday in nearby Irving to address matters at the league level – most notably NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s new contract. For

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Dec 13

Sham: Cowboys Initial Plan For Secondary Now Starting To Be Seen

The most productive restructuring plan the Cowboys launched in recent memory was started partly by chance. The best ones sometimes are. When they spent the ninth pick of the 2011 NFL Draft on Tyron Smith, Dallas had not used a first-round pick on an of…

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Dec 13

Scout’s Eye: Another Tough Test For La’el Collins; Oakland’s Powerful Interior OL

FRISCO, Texas – I know these teams have played in the preseason, but it’s been quite a while since we’ve seen a meaningful matchup between the Cowboys and Raiders. Neither Derek Carr nor Khalil Mack was playing in Oakland when these teams last met in the regular season, back on Thanksgiving Day

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Dec 13

Running With Opportunity: How 3 Years Of Hard Work Paid Off For Rod Smith

FRISCO, Texas – Reporters swarmed around Rod Smith in the MetLife Stadium visitor’s locker room, wanting to discuss the 25-year-old running back’s dominant fourth quarter in a critical road win over the New York Giants. Jaylon Smith stood a few feet outside the pack, filming the interview on

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Dec 12

Writer’s Blocks: Playoff Odds, Holding Calls & The Cowboys’ One-Game Season

FRISCO, Texas – I know these are strange times when I find myself echoing Jason Garrett – but that’s where we’re at in Week 15. It’s been a long, strange season. Even by NFL football standards, this one feels like a particularly grueling marathon, from the preseason suspension drama to the

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Dec 12

6 Days to Sunday: Butler Anxious to Play Former Team; Raiders’ Sack Artist Duo

(Editor’s Note: Each week, the staff of DallasCowboys.com will present “6 Days to Sunday” for the upcoming game, presenting a daily update for each team as they head into the upcoming contest. This week, the Cowboys are looking for a third straight win as they head to the Bay Area to face the Raiders

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