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  1. Cowboys announce hiring of RB coach

    Calvin Watkins

    The Dallas Cowboys announced the hiring of running backs coach Gary Brown on Monday. Brown replaces Skip Peete, who was let go after the 2012 season. Peete was later hired by the Chicago Bears. Brown spent the last five seasons as the running b...

    Blog | February 11, 2013
  2. Cowboys to hire Gary Brown as RB coach

    Calvin Watkins

    The Dallas Cowboys will hire Gary Brown as their running backs coach, according to a source. Brown replaces Skip Peete, who was released with a year remaining on his contract. Brown joins the Cowboys after spending four seasons with the Clevela...

    Blog | February 08, 2013
  3. So what's next for the Cowboys' coaches

    Calvin Watkins

    The Cowboys finalized the hiring of Rod Marinelli as defensive line coach Friday, beginning a trickle-down effect for the rest of the defensive coaching staff. With Marinelli on board to coach the defensive line, Brian Baker's time with the Cowboy...

    Blog | January 18, 2013
  4. Skip Peete joins Bears' staff

    Calvin Watkins

    Rob Ryan said it would take him five minutes to get a new job. It didn't take former Cowboys running backs coach Skip Peete much longer to find a new gig. Peete was hired by the Chicago Bears on Thursday after new coach Marc Trestman released the ...

    Blog | January 17, 2013
  5. Cowboys don't retain assistant strength coach

    Calvin Watkins

    The Cowboys haven't finalized their coaching staff, but another change was made when assistant strength and conditioning coach Walt Williams was told he will not return for the 2013 season. Williams spent two seasons with the Cowboys. The Cowbo...

    Blog | January 15, 2013
  6. Jerry Jones, Jason Garrett spend time on coaching changes

    Calvin Watkins

    The Cowboys released running backs coach Skip Peete and defensive coordinator Rob Ryan last week, and there could be more changes to the coaching staff on the way. During an interview on, team owner/general manager Jerry Jones sa...

    Blog | January 14, 2013
  7. Jerry Jones, Jason Garrett in power struggle?

    Calvin Watkins

    The changes Jerry Jones promised were coming when the season ended are taking shape. Gone is running backs coach Skip Peete. Gone is defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. On Friday, the Cowboys hired veteran coach Monte Kiffin to run the defense in pla...

    Blog | January 12, 2013
  8. Potential candidates for Cowboys' RB coach

    Calvin Watkins

    The Cowboys have a pretty good crop of coaches who could be available to become their new running backs coach. Skip Peete was released Monday with one year remaining on his contract. Peete was a good coach who is taking the fall for a run game tha...

    Blog | January 08, 2013
  9. Poor run game reason for Skip Peete's exit

    Calvin Watkins

    The Cowboys relieved running back coach Skip Peete of his duties Monday. You could say the reason for the move is that somebody had to take the fall for one of the worst running attacks in the NFL in 2012. When you finish 31st overall, it might b...

    Blog | January 07, 2013
  10. Mike Jenkins of Dallas Cowboys seeks trade, to skip OTAs, sources...

    Calvin Watkins

    Dallas Cowboys cornerback Mike Jenkins wants the team to trade him and isn't planning on attending the this week's organized team activities, which start on Tuesday, according to sources.

    Story | Conversation | May 21, 2012
  11. Rapid Reaction: ILB Caleb McSurdy

    Calvin Watkins

    IRVING, Texas -- The Cowboys' part in the NFL draft ended when they selected Caleb McSurdy, an inside linebacker. Pros: He's a sure tackler who is good against the run. Cowboys running backs coach Skip Peete worked McSurdy out at fullback, so ther...

    Blog | April 28, 2012
  12. Coaching staff might get another hire

    Calvin Watkins

    IRVING, Texas -- The Cowboys will bring back running backs coach Skip Peete, offensive quality control/wide receivers coach Keith O'Quinn and assistant offensive line coach Wes Phillips. Their contracts were up following the 2011 season. Peete, wh...

    Blog | January 19, 2012
  13. Jason Garrett meets with coaches

    Calvin Watkins

    Cowboys coach Jason Garrett met with some coaches in the last few days to talk about their status with the organization. Several coaches, Dave Campo, Brett Maxie, Skip Peete, Hudson Houck, Wes Phillips and Keith O'Quinn, entered the last year of thei...

    Blog | January 07, 2012
  14. Dallas Cowboys rookie DeMarco Murray takes opportunity, runs with...

    Calvin Watkins

    Cowboys rookie DeMarco Murray takes his opportunity and runs to a record.

    Story | Conversation | October 23, 2011
  15. Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant fails to show up for hearing to sett...

    Calvin Watkins

    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant failed to show up for a scheduled Tuesday hearing to settle a $600,000 debt with a jeweler/ticket broker

    Story | Conversation | October 13, 2011
  16. Fullbacks still need work

    Calvin Watkins

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Cowboys have three fullbacks on their roster and no one has emerged as the favorite to make the 53-man roster. Chris Gronkowski, last year's starter, seventh-round pick Shaun Chapas and Jason Pociask, who was moved from tig...

    Blog | August 23, 2011