Three reasons why Cowboys could be legit Super Bowl contenders; top five off-ball linebackers
There's never a shortage of offseason hype in Dallas, but Bucky Brooks provides three reasons why the Cowboys can indeed be Super Bowl contenders this season. Plus, the NFL's top five off-ball linebackers and the Rams' outlook following Cam Akers' injury.
Amari Cooper (ankle), DeMarcus Lawrence (back) among Cowboys starting camp on PUP list
The Cowboys were the second NFL team to report to camp this week, and they won't have a few key contributors available right away. Dallas will place WR Amari Cooper, DE DeMarcus Lawrence, DT Trysten Hill and K Greg Zuerlein on the physically unable to perform list.
What to watch for in Dallas Cowboys-Baltimore Ravens on Tuesday night
Injuries and reserve/COVID-19 list designations have ravaged the Baltimore Ravens (6-5) in recent weeks, but the team will look much closer to full strength against the Dallas Cowboys (3-8) .
Mike McCarthy channels inner Gallagher, smashes watermelons before Cowboys' win over Vikings
Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy smashed watermelons before their game against the Vikings to help motivate his players. And it worked.
Injury roundup: Lions' Matthew Stafford (right thumb) set to play vs. Panthers
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is listed as questionable with a thumb injury, but will play against the Carolina Panthers.
Cowboys' DeMarcus Lawrence: Matchup vs. Cook, Vikings 'will not be a repeat of the Browns game'
Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence believes Dalvin Cook is even better than the Browns' two-headed monster in the backfield. He also thinks Dallas has greatly improved since allowing 307 rushing yards to the Browns, which runs a similar scheme to that of the Vikings.
DeMarcus Lawrence calls Cowboys' defensive effort in 49-38 loss 'soft'
Dallas' defense gave up a season-high 49 points as the Browns ran for more than 300 yards on Sunday. Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence was none too pleased.
Everson Griffen admits hyped Cowboys pass rush hasn't generated enough pressure
On paper, the Dallas defensive line appeared menacing heading into the 2020 season. In reality, through two weeks, it's mostly been docile. That isn't lost on the Cowboys.
Debrief: Unpleasant (and pleasant) surprises through Week 2
Gregg Rosenthal lists the unpleasant (the Falcons' collapse) and pleasant (Gardner Minshew's excellence) surprises through Week 2 of the 2020 NFL season.
Cowboys signing DeMarcus Lawrence to voidable extension, clearing $12M in cap space
The Cowboys are signing DeMarcus Lawrence to a one-year voidable extension to create more salary-cap space, Tom Pelissero reports.
State of the Franchise: Pressure on Cowboys, McCarthy to win it all
Can Dak Prescott and Mike McCarthy make good on the promise of the Cowboys' Super Bowl-caliber roster? Adam Rank checks in on a franchise facing sky-high expectations.
Daniel Jeremiah 2020 NFL mock draft 3.0: Packers pick a QB
Daniel Jeremiah updates his Round 1 forecast for the first time since the frenzied player movement of free agency. His new 2020 NFL Draft outlook calls for some surprises among the QB class.
Gerald McCoy: Joining Cowboys a 'dream come true'
The appeal of playing for the Cowboys was a major reason defensive tackle Gerald McCoy agreed to sign a three-year deal with Dallas.
Cowboys, Gerald McCoy agree to terms on 3-year deal
The Dallas Cowboys have agreed to terms with veteran defensive lineman Gerald McCoy on a three-year deal, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.
Bears signing Robert Quinn to 5-year, $70M deal
The Bears are signing pass rusher Robert Quinn to a five year, $70 million contract, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero reported. The team also released former first-rounder Leonard Floyd.
Mike Nolan to employ more complex defense in Dallas
Cowboys new defensive coordinator Mike Nolan plans to make some changes in 2020. He wants to be more diverse and give offenses a lot more to think about this season.
Saints' Marcus Davenport (foot) to miss rest of season
New Orleans Saints defensive end Marcus Davenport suffered a significant foot injury during Sunday's loss to the 49ers and will undergo season-ending surgery, per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero.
Black cat scares away Giants' offense during 'MNF'
The New York Giants held a six-point lead on the archrival Cowboys on Monday night until a black cat scampered onto their home turf, and brought an offensive omen that resulted in a blowout loss.
Patriots trade DE Michael Bennett to Cowboys
New England traded veteran defensive end Michael Bennett to the Dallas Cowboys on Thursday in exchange for a conditional 2021 seventh-round pick.
Jalen Ramsey, Cowboys among 5 storylines to watch in Week 7
Charley Casserly examines five storylines to watch in Week 7, including how the Cowboys can get back on track vs. the Eagles and what to expect from Ryan Tannehill.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 6 NFL games
Week 6 got off to an early start with the Panthers and Buccaneers squaring off for a morning NFC South showdown in London. Here's what we learned from that and the rest of Sunday's matchups.
Sam Darnold to wear specialized pads vs. Cowboys
New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold will return from mononucleosis Sunday when his team takes on the Cowboys. Darnold will wear specialized padding to protect his spleen.
Odell Beckham fined $14K for dustup with Ravens CB
Cleveland Browns star receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was fined $14,037 for unsportsmanlike conduct stemming from his much-publicized dustup with Ravens CB Marlon Humphrey, per NFL Network's Tom Pelissero.
Talks between Cowboys, Dak Prescott have stalled
Dak Prescott is still waiting on a new contract from the Cowboys. Could the eventual length of the deal be a point of contention between the QB and Dallas?
Brooks, Jeremiah pair two '21 rookies with perfect veteran counterparts
NFL Network's Bucky Brooks and Daniel Jeremiah pair two '21 rookies with perfect veteran counterparts.
PFF's Top 10 performances | 2020 season
Here are the top 10 single game performances of the 2020 NFL season according to Pro Football Focus.
Cowboys vs. Giants highlights | Week 17
Watch highlights from the Week 17 matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and the New York Giants.
PFF 90 Club: Highest-graded players of Week 15
Every player with a Pro Football Focus grade of at least 90 in Week 15
49ers vs. Cowboys highlights | Week 15
Watch highlights from the Week 15 matchup between the San Francisco 49ers and the Dallas Cowboys.
DeMarcus Lawrence extends hand for impressive strip-sack on Mullens
Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence extends hand for impressive strip-sack on San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens.
Top turnovers of the week | Week 14
Watch the top turnovers of Week 14 during the NFL 2020 season.
DeMarcus Lawrence forces rare Bernard fumble for turnover
Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence forces rare Cinncinati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard fumble for Cowboys turnover.
Washington vs. Cowboys highlights | Week 12
Watch the highlights from the Week 12 matchup between the Washington Football Team and the Dallas Cowboys.
DeMarcus Lawrence times the snap for huge third-down sack
Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence times the snap for huge third-down sack.
DeMarcus Lawrence, Donovan Wilson combine for strip-sack of Kirk Cousins
Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence and safety Donovan Wilson combine for strip-sack of Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins,
PFF's 90 Club: Highest-graded players | Week 8
Pro Football Focus ranks every player who scored a grade over 90 in Week 8.
Pederson, Wentz react to four-turnover win vs. Cowboys
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson and QB Carson Wentz react to four-turnover win vs. the Dallas Cowboys.
Cowboys vs. Eagles highlights | Week 8
Watch the highlights from the Week 8 matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles.
Cowboys vs. Washington highlights | Week 7
Watch highlights from the Week 7 matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and the Washington Football Team.
Next Generations: DeMarcus Lawrence and Javione Carr
This "Next Generations" spotlight features two defensive nightmares from the "Lone Star State." Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence breaks down film with high school senior Javione Carr, a star defensive back for the Sam Houston Texans.
PFF 90 Club: Highest-graded players of Week 5
Here is every player with a Pro Football Focus grade of 90 or above in Week 5 of the 2020 NFL season.
Giants vs. Cowboys highlights | Week 5
Watch the highlights from Week 5 matchup of the New York Giants against the Dallas Cowboys.
Demarcus Lawrence's first sack of 2020 turns into defensive TD for Dallas
Dallas Cowboys defensive end Demarcus Lawrence's first sack of 2020 turns into defensive touchdown for team.
GameDay Notebook: Week 3 updates about Justin Herbert, Cowboys pass rush
GameDay Notebook: Week 3 updates about Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert, the Dallas Cowboys pass rush.
Slater: Cowboys defense to have 'a lot of exotic looks' under Mike Nolan
NFL Network's Jane Slater shares the latest news for the Dallas Cowboys before their Week 1 matchup against the Los Angeles Rams.
Players who just missed the cut on the 'Top 100 Players of 2020'
Watch and see which players just missed the cut for the "Top 100 Players of 2020."
DeMarcus Lawrence distributes masks, helps citizens register to vote
Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence distributes mask, helps citizens register to vote.
Cowboys vs. Eagles highlights | Week 16
Watch highlights from the Week 16 game between the Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles.