Posts Tagged ‘Dallas Cowboys’

Dak Prescott: Cowboys will be an exciting team and surprise a lot of people

Sunday, June 17th, 2018

Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has lost two of his favorite receivers, but he’s excited about the prospects for a big-play offense in Dallas this season. Prescott said on Saturday that despite the departures of Dez Bryant and Jason Witten, who were first and second in catches on the Cowboys last year, he expects to put on a show in 2018. “We’re going to be an exciting team this year,” Prescott said on Showtime.

Spence knocks out Ocampo early, disappointed for crowd

Saturday, June 16th, 2018

Errol Spence Jr. retained his IBF welterweight title on Saturday against Carlos Ocampo in Texas, but he said he was disappointed for the fans. Spence, nicknamed 'The Truth', improved his record to 24-0 with a 21st knockout of his career late in round one, Ocampo taking a blow to the body before being counted out. A crowd of over 12,000 was in attendance, but Spence was hopeful of a better work out.

Spence keeps IBF title at home with quick knockout of Ocampo

Saturday, June 16th, 2018

Errol Spence Jr. gave the home folks the knockout he figured they wanted. Spence stopped Carlos Ocampo to retain his IBF welterweight title, dropping the Mexican challenger with a right hand to the body as the first round was ending Saturday night. Fighting at the Dallas Cowboys' practice facility after growing up in the suburbs as a fan of America's Team, Spence improved to 24-0 with his 11th straight knockout and 21st overall.

Spence keeps IBF title at home with quick knockout of Ocampo

Saturday, June 16th, 2018

Errol Spence Jr. stopped Carlos Ocampo in the first round Saturday night to retain the IBF welterweight crown. Fighting in front of a home crowd at the Dallas Cowboys' practice facility, Spence improved to 24-0 with his 11th straight knockout and 21st overall. Ocampo crumpled to the canvas after a right hand to the body just as the first round was ending.

Cowboys defensive end Irving suspended four games

Friday, June 15th, 2018

Dallas Cowboys defensive end David Irving was suspended four games without pay for violating the NFL policy on substances of abuse, the NFL announced on Friday. It marks the second straight season in which Irving will miss the first four games due to a suspension. The 24-year-old Irving had seven sacks in just eight games last season.

Cowboys DL David Irving banned 4 games for 2nd straight year

Friday, June 15th, 2018

Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman David Irving was suspended for four games Friday for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy, the second straight year the pass rusher is facing a ban to start the season. The punishment announced by the league will not keep Irving from participating in training camp starting next month in California. The 24-year-old Irving's four-game suspension to start last season was for violating league policy on performance enhancers.

David Irving suspended four games again for violating substance abuse policy

Friday, June 15th, 2018

Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle David Irving has been suspended for the first four games of the 2018 season for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy. The Dallas Cowboys will be without a key piece to their defensive line to start the season this fall for the second straight year. Cowboys defensive tackle David Irving has been suspended for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy, and will miss the first four games of the season.

Cowboys DE Irving suspended four games

Friday, June 15th, 2018

Dallas Cowboys defensive end David Irving was suspended four games without pay for violating the NFL policy on substances of abuse, the NFL announced on Friday. It marks the second straight season in which Irving will miss the first four games due to a suspension. The 24-year-old Irving had seven sacks in just eight games last season.

Ezekiel Elliott “all for” doing heavy lifting this season

Friday, June 15th, 2018

The Cowboys have several question marks at wide receiver and tight end heading into this season, which running backs coach Gary Brown believes will mean a lot of heavy lifting for running back Ezekiel Elliott to open the year. It will also likely mean a lot of men in the box trying to force the Cowboys to go away from an established offensive strength.  In order to counter that approach, Brown said this week that he wants Elliott to be in the “greatest shape” of his life so that he is “ready to get a lot of carries” once the regular season gets underway. On Thursday, Elliott signed on for Brown’s plan.

‘We’re so far away’: The Cowboys are in a fight against time, mediocrity

Thursday, June 14th, 2018

At one point this week, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott sat back at his locker and pulled a large box to his lap, flipping the top open and pulling out a crisp Stetson cowboy hat. One of the few for the Cowboys in this week’s minicamp, which may have been summed up most accurately by head coach Jason Garrett when he said the team (and the offense in particular) is nowhere near a finished product. Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones can’t afford another cycle of missed opportunity.