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Joint NFL-NFLPA Statement on Wide-Ranging Changes to Drug Programs

Editor’s note: The following statement was released jointly by the NFL and NFL Players Association on September 19. The NFL and NFL Players Association have reached agreement on a wide-ranging series of improvements to their programs on substance abuse and performance enhancing substances that include the use of third-party arbitration appeals of positive tests, implementation…

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Cowboys trying to find a routine that helps Tony Romo’s back

The Cowboys are trying to figure out a routine to help Tony Romo’s problematic back not be a problem on Sundays. So after taking Wednesday off, he practiced fully on Thursday and felt much better. Romo said he felt tightness in his surgically repaired back, but the rest helped. “It was just to try something…

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Rolando McClain misses second straight practice

The Cowboys got a couple of defensive players back at practice this week with defensive end Anthony Spencer returning from injury and cornerback Orlando Scandrick getting his suspension wiped out, but it wouldn’t be the 2014 Cowboys defense if there weren’t also some bad news in the mix. Linebacker Rolando McClain missed a second straight…

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Adam Jones eager to face Titans, isn’t angry about departure from team

It has been almost a decade since Adam Jones last suited up for the Titans, a period that has seen Jones play 56 games as a member of the Cowboys and Bengals without ever playing against the team that drafted him in 2005. The Bengals did play the Titans in 2011, but Jones missed the…

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Tony Romo says there’s no reason to panic about his back

Even though he missed practice yesterday with tightness in his back (after missing most of the offseason following back surgery) Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo insists there’s no reason for alarm. Via Todd Archer of ESPNDallas.com, Romo said he planned to practice today, but that more rest days were likely in his future. “It’s going to…

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Scandrick and Spencer at practice in Dallas, Romo out

There was good news for the Cowboys’ defense and bad news for the offense at practice today. Dallas got back cornerback Orlando Scandrick, who was on the field thanks to the NFL ending his suspension. Although Scandrick had been suspended for the first four games of the season under the old drug-testing policy, when the…

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Report: Dolphins work out LaMichael James

With Knowshon Moreno being lost for the next month after suffering a dislocated elbow last week, the Miami Dolphins are still on the lookout for help at running back. The Dolphins already re-signed Daniel Thomas to patch a hole in Moreno’s absence, but they are still evaluating additional options at the position. According to Field…

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Week Two power rankings

1.  Seattle Seahawks (No. 1 last week; 1-1):  They lost in San Diego.  I guess that means they now suck.  And they’ll suck just enough to win the Super Bowl again. 2. Denver Broncos (No. 2; 2-0):  With the No. 1 team on the docket for Week Three, the opportunity is there to not lose…

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Tuesday morning one-liners

Bills starters like making an impact on special teams. Dolphins offensive coordinator Bill Lazor wants the blame for any offensive struggles. Penalties are a thorn in Patriots coach Bill Belichick’s paw. Timeout snafus aside, Jets offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg pushed a lot of the right buttons in Week Two. The Ravens like using S Matt…

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Monday morning one-liners

Said Bills CB Corey Graham of the atmosphere at Ralph Wilson Stadium during Sunday’s win, “We played for them, and we played with them. It was just an amazing, amazing day. It was beyond what I expected. The fans were so amazing today. I felt the energy the whole day today. It never let up.…

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NFL morning after: A day to enjoy football

I don’t know about you, but I got sick of the NFL last week. Not sick of football, but sick of Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson and Greg Hardy and Roger Goodell and the other people who were detracting from my enjoyment of football. So on Sunday, once the eight early games kicked off, I…

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Cowboys go to Tennessee and trip up the Titans

In Week One, the Titans dominated and the Cowboys got dominated. In Week Two, things were different. Dallas destroyed Tennessee 26-10 today, behind a surprisingly tough defense that looked a whole lot better than anyone imagined the Cowboys’ defense could be this season. Jake Locker had trouble all day, throwing two interceptions and getting sacked…

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Dez Bryant suffers shoulder injury, should return

Last week, the Cowboys got off to a miserable start. This week, the Cowboys’ start may have been even worse. Dallas receiver Dez Bryant caught the first two passes thrown to him, gaining 25 yards, but had to exit the game and head to the locker room in the first minute of today’s game at…

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Sunday morning one-liners

Bills fans share some of the memories that keep them coming back every week. The Dolphins are trying to buck trends at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Said Patriots WR Aaron Dobson of not being in the lineup last week, “I feel like I had a good week of practice, so that’s really all I can do.…

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Cowboys, Dez Bryant focus on season, not contract

Last week, Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant said he wants his new contract as soon as possible.  As it turns out, the soonest it possibly will happen is after the 2014 season ends. As Sunday’s loss to the 49ers, Bryant said the topic had been tabled until after the current campaign ends.  On Friday, owner/G.M. Jerry…

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