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  1. Jerry Jones looking to expand postseason

    Calvin Watkins

    Jerry Jones is at the NFL owners meetings in Atlanta talking about expanding the playoffs. Since 1990, 12 NFL teams move on to the postseason and the league would like to expand that by two. If 14 teams had made the postseason last year, the Pi...

    Blog | May 20, 2014
  2. Will McClay pleased with Cowboys' draft

    Calvin Watkins

    IRVING, Texas -- Will McClay, the Cowboys assistant director of player personnel, said he was pleased that Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones gave him and his staff an "A" for the last week's NFL draft, but there is more work to be done. "I...

    Blog | May 17, 2014
  3. Cowboys almost found Carter replacement

    Calvin Watkins

    If there is one thing we learned from the 2014 NFL draft in regards to the Dallas Cowboys is the statement they made to weak side linebacker Bruce Carter. Sitting there in the middle of the first round was Ohio State linebacker Ryan Shazier, whom ...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  4. Melton says his knee will be fine

    Calvin Watkins

    Newly signed Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton said he's on target to be ready for training camp as he recovers from surgery on his left knee. While playing for the Chicago Bears last season, Melton suffered a torn ACL in a Week 3 victo...

    Blog | March 19, 2014
  5. Cowboys lose leader on and off the field

    Calvin Watkins

    This is how important DeMarcus Ware was to the Dallas Cowboys: Remember that Sunday afternoon in Detroit when Dez Bryant was yelling and screaming and the team was telling you it was all productive criticism? It was, and it wasn't. Bryant wa...

    Blog | March 11, 2014
  6. Felix Jones vs. Rashard Mendenhall

    Calvin Watkins

    The sudden retirement of running back Rashard Mendenhall brings to mind what might have been with the Dallas Cowboys in the 2008 NFL draft. The Cowboys selected Felix Jones with the 22nd overall pick out of Arkansas. Jones was supposed to be a com...

    Blog | March 10, 2014
  7. Jason Garrett mindful of Mike Tomlin fine

    Calvin Watkins

    IRVING, Texas -- With Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin fined $100,000 by the NFL for standing on the white portion of the sidelines during a kick return, it's made coaches aware of their surroundings. "I think it has," Dallas Cowboys coach Ja...

    Blog | December 05, 2013
  8. Cowboys get a one-two running punch

    Calvin Watkins

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- A few years ago, the Dallas Cowboys tried something with their running attack. They wanted a one-two punch. It was supposed to be the power of Marion Barber and the speed of Felix Jones. It never worked out. Barber's health ...

    Blog | November 28, 2013
  9. W2W4: Cowboys training camp: Day 13

    Calvin Watkins

    OXNARD, Calif. -- The Cowboys have their final practice of the week before traveling to Oakland to face the Raiders on Friday night. Here's what to expect: It's a full-contact practice: In recent days we've heard about the Pittsburgh Steelers ...

    Blog | August 07, 2013
  10. North Texas' Super Bowl chances getting boost?

    Calvin Watkins

    Let's be honest, the historic winter storms that hit North Texas for Super Bowl XLV didn't leave a good impression with people that visited the area in 2011 for the Green Bay Packers-Pittsburgh Steelers contest. On the day of the game at Cowboys S...

    Blog | May 07, 2013
  11. Josh Brent not present for offseason workouts

    Calvin Watkins

    Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Josh Brent didn't attend the first day of voluntary workouts at Valley Ranch, according to a source. Brent played in 12 games during the 2012 season before being placed on the Reserve/non-football illness list following ...

    Blog | April 15, 2013
  12. Texas pro day observations

    Calvin Watkins

    AUSTIN -- The University of Texas held its annual pro day Tuesday. Here are some observations from the event: Safety Kenny Vaccaro had an impressive day. He didn't run the 40 because of a hip flexor injury, but he displayed a burst, lateral movem...

    Blog | March 26, 2013
  13. Meetings memo: Keeping Miles Austin healthy

    Calvin Watkins

    PHOENIX -- Final thoughts from the NFL owners meetings: Miles Austin and his health: Cowboys wide receiver Miles Austin just missed getting 1,000 yards in 2012, finishing with 943 yards and six touchdowns. Austin had 13 pass plays of 20 yards or m...

    Blog | March 21, 2013
  14. Jerry Jones needs to hold Dallas Cowboys players accountable

    Calvin Watkins

    Jerry Jones put the coaches on notice and needs to do the same with the players.

    Story | Conversation | March 20, 2013
  15. Cowboys looking at TCU's Stansly Maponga

    Calvin Watkins

    FORT WORTH -- TCU held its annual pro day Thursday on campus. Here are some observations: The big-name player at the pro day was defensive end/outside linebacker Stansly Maponga. The biggest negative for Maponga, a native of Carrollton, Texas , i...

    Blog | March 07, 2013
  16. Dez Bryant turning into best receiver of his class

    Calvin Watkins

    There were 31 wide receivers taken in the 2010 NFL draft, with the Cowboys moving up to select Dez Bryant out of Oklahoma State with the 24th pick. Looking at the receivers taken in that class and how they've produced, Bryant is emerging as the best ...

    Blog | February 19, 2013