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Jerry Jones says he won’t sue over Goodell contract

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has threatened to sue over Commissioner Roger Goodell’s contract extension. Jones won’t be following through on it. Jones told Jarrett Bell of USA Today that no lawsuit will be filed regarding the five-year deal that the Compensation Committee received unanimous authorization in May to execute. But Jones nevertheless isn’t ending his [more]

Randy Moss, Ray Lewis among Hall of Fame semifinalists for 2018

The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced the 27 semifinalists for the Class of 2018. It includes six first-year eligible candidates in defensive back Ronde Barber, guard Steve Hutchinson, linebackers Ray Lewis and Brian Urlacher, wide receiver Randy Moss and defensive lineman Richard Seymour. In addition, safety LeRoy Butler, defensive ends Leslie O’Neal and Simeon [more]

Sean Lee won’t play Thursday, other injured Cowboys have a chance

The Cowboys won’t be giving thanks for linebacker Sean Lee‘s return to the lineup on Thursday. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said during a Tuesday appearance on 105.3 The Fan that Lee will not be able to play against the Chargers in a couple of days. The news is not a great surprise as coach Jason [more]

NFC playoff picture: Falcons are in, Seahawks are out

Monday night’s game was a big one in the NFC playoff race. The Falcons’ win over the Seahawks gives Atlanta the sixth and final spot in the playoff picture, while Seattle is on the outside looking in. Here’s how it all looks before Thanksgiving: LEADERS 1. Eagles (9-1): The class of the conference. 2. Vikings [more]

Monday’s PFT PM: Five-Down Territory edition

Every Monday during the season, we take a look back at the Sunday that was, and any relevant developments since then, via the PFT PM podcast, Five-Down Territory style. This Monday was no different, albeit a little later than usual. But better never than late, or something. Check it out below. If you do, you’ll [more]

Cowboys have blown three halftime leads this season

The Cowboys led the Eagles 9-7 at halftime. They lost 37-9. Atlanta outscored Dallas 17-0 in the second half last week after the Falcons led only 10-7 at halftime. “The common thing that comes to my mind real quick is that for whatever reason, we’re getting beat pretty good in the second half,” Cowboys owner [more]

Jerry Jones to seek secret ballot regarding Roger Goodell’s contract

With NFL owners due to meet on December 13 and with Cowboys owner Jerry Jones committed to challenging the contract extension that the Compensation Committee has been authorized to give to Commissioner Roger Goodell, Jones has a plan. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Jones intends to seek a secret ballot of owners [more]

Cowboys’ playoff picture not looking good after back-to-back losses

The Cowboys trail the Eagles by four games in the NFC East. Philadelphia is one of eight teams in the NFC with a better record than the Cowboys, and the Packers have the same 5-5 mark but hold the head-to-head tiebreak. Dallas has lost two in a row, plays Thursday and knows it won’t have [more]

Terry Glenn dies in car accident

According to multiple reports, longtime NFL wide receiver Terry Glenn died Monday morning at the age of 43 due to injuries suffered in a car accident. Glenn grew up in Columbus, Ohio and stayed in town to star at Ohio State before being drafted seventh overall in the 1996 draft. He got off to a [more]

Jerry Jones wants “unprecedented accountability” of the Commissioner

At a time when the team he owns could use some enhanced accountability, Cowboys boss Jerry Jones wants even more of it from the guy who runs the sport. “To sum it all up, what I want of all is I want accountability, more accountability [from the Commissioner],” Jones said after Sunday’s loss to the [more]

Anthony Hitchens to undergo MRI on groin

The Cowboys already know they won’t have starting weakside linebacker Sean Lee on Thursday against the Chargers. Now, it appears unlikely they’ll have his backup either. Anthony Hitchens started in Lee’s spot Sunday against the Eagles but left in the second half with a groin injury. “Hitch has a groin pull,” owner Jerry Jones said. [more]

Jerry Jones wants Roger Goodell held “accountable” to ownership

During his speech at halftime, after receiving his Hall of Fame ring, Jerry Jones spoke about making the NFL better. His words seemed to be directed at Roger Goodell and other NFL owners. “That’s what I do. That’s what I should do. That’s what I try to do, and that’s what I’m going to try [more]

Sunday Night wrap-up: Eagles continue to roll, thrash Cowboys

Good teams can overcome an injury or two. Great teams can adapt when things go wrong within the course of a game. The Eagles responded from an uncharacteristically rough first half from quarterback Carson Wentz, and came back for an unorthodox 37-9 win over the Cowboys. The Cowboys played solid defense for most of the [more]

Eagles can’t turn turnovers into anything, Cowboys lead

The Eagles started well offensively, but then couldn’t do anything with it. And even though the Cowboys didn’t, the Eagles couldn’t do anything with that either. After a hot start, the league leaders in scoring have flat-lined, and the Cowboys have taken a 9-7 lead just before halftime. The Eagles got no points out of [more]

Jake Elliott goes into locker room for concussion check

The Eagles are without a kicker at the moment. Jake Elliott went into the locker room after missing a 34-yard field goal at the end of the first quarter. The Eagles updated that he is being evaluated for a head injury. He could have been injured on the opening kickoff when he tackled Ryan Switzer [more]

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