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Jerry Jones doesn’t talk after game for first time all season

The Cowboys secured a huge win on Sunday in New York, keeping their playoff hopes alive and completing the sweep of their spiraling division rivals. But if you think that means owner Jerry Jones would be bubbly and loquacious, think again. Via Clarence E. Hill of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Jones didn’t speak to reporters [more]

Cowboys keep playoff hopes alive with 30-10 win

The Cowboys knew they had to win to keep their playoff hopes alive. After being tied with the Giants 10-10 in the fourth quarter, Dallas did what it had to do. The Cowboys scored three touchdowns in a 4:41 stretch midway through the fourth quarter to pull away. They scored the final 27 points after [more]

Cowboys break game open with two fourth-quarter touchdowns

Jason Witten had one catch last week against Washington. It went for an 8-yard touchdown. He has one catch today against the Giants. It went for a 20-yard touchdown and gave the Cowboys a 17-10 lead with 7:38 remaining. The Cowboys added an 81-yard touchdown on a catch-and-run by running back Rod Smith. Smith outran [more]

Does Jerry Jones still have something up his sleeve for Wednesday?

The Commissioner’s contract extension has been signed, sealed, and delivered. But the man who was most opposed to it may still be thinking about a way to undo what already has been done. As the owners prepare to meet on Wednesday, some are bracing for an effort by Jones to do something about the Commissioner’s [more]

Dez Bryant scores late in first half to get Cowboys even at halftime

Dez Bryant dropped two passes in the first half before a spectacular 50-yard catch-and-run for a touchdown to get the Cowboys back even before halftime. Dallas has forged a 10-10 tie at intermission. Bryant got inside leverage on cornerback Brandon Dixon in one-on-one coverage, caught a 10-yard pass and broke free with no Giants anywhere [more]

Giants tie up Cowboys 3-3 as Eli Manning leads them on long drive

Perhaps inspired by the Army-Navy game Saturday, the Cowboys and Giants each had only one possession in the first quarter. Neither scored a touchdown. The Cowboys took the opening kickoff and used up 7:46 in going 73 yards in 16 plays. They converted two of three third-down plays, but the Cowboys stalled with questionable play [more]

Week 14 early inactives

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the early games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. Check back to see the full list as it becomes available 90 minutes ahead of the 1 p.m. ET kickoffs. Colts at Bills Colts: C Ryan Kelly, TE Darrell Daniels, CB Rashaan Melvin, WR Donte [more]

Cowboys rule out Justin Durant, David Irving, Orlando Scandrick

The Cowboys will play without three key defensive players in a must-win game against the Giants. Linebacker Justin Durant, defensive lineman David Irving and cornerback Orlando Scandrick did not make the trip with the team to New York. Durant has not played since Thanksgiving Day against the Chargers when he was diagnosed with a concussion. [more]

Week 14 injury report roundup

Week 14 kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Falcons and it continues with 14 more games on Sunday, which means that the 28 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. Questionable players are uncertain to play, doubtful players are unlikely to play and out should [more]

Sean Lee will return to the lineup Sunday

The Cowboys will welcome back weakside linebacker Sean Lee on Sunday against the Giants. Lee missed two games earlier this season with a hamstring injury, and he aggravated it after only eight plays in the Nov. 12 loss to the Falcons. He missed the past three games with the injury. Lee returned to practice this [more]

Jason Pierre-Paul, Sterling Shepard questionable but expected to play

Jason Pierre-Paul and Sterling Shepard both expect to play Sunday against the Cowboys despite the team listing them as questionable. Pierre-Paul missed practice earlier in the week with a finger injury, and he had his right middle finger heavily wrapped in a limited practice Friday. Although interim coach Steve Spagnuolo said he “isn’t 100 percent [more]

Jerry Jones declines to comment on Roger Goodell’s extension

In the second of his twice-weekly appearances on 105.3 The Fan in Dallas, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was (eventually) asked about the biggest news of the week — the contract extension for Commissioner Roger Goodell. So, Jerry, do you have any comment about the new deal? “No, I don’t really,” Jones said. “We’re having a [more]

Jerry Jones will break his silence later this morning

It’s been nearly two days since word broke of the long-expected contract extension for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Since then, his chief nemesis has said nothing about the situation. But Cowboys owner Jerry Jones will be breaking his silence later this morning, when he makes his weekly Friday visit to 105.3 The Fan in Dallas. [more]

Arthur Blank: Jones opposition to Goodell deal “disappointing”

The NFL’s compensation committee finalized commissioner Roger Goodell’s contract yesterday, and they hope they turned the page on the ugly chapter of Cowboys owner Jerry Jones’ opposition to it. So while they still anticipate hearing proposals from Jones at next week’s owners meeting, they’re hoping they can move forward now — after Jones made threats [more]

Full text of memo announcing Goodell deal

[Editor’s note: As PFT reported earlier this afternoon, the NFL’s Compensation Committee has informed all owners that a binding contract for Commissioner Roger Goodell has been executed. The full text of the memo from the Compensation Committee to all owners appears below.] In recent days, we have spoken with each of you regarding the status [more]

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