Cowboys aren’t picking up option on WR Terrance Williams
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Cowboys aren't picking up a team option on the final year of Terrance Williams' contract, making the receiver an unrestricted free agent after he spent his first six NFL...
Cowboys WR Terrance Williams gets 3-game substance abuse ban
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams has been suspended three games for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy, a ban he will serve while on injured reserve because of lingering issues from offseason surgery for a broken right foot.
The league said Thursday the suspension will be in effect Sunday when the Cowboys visit Washington. After Dallas' open week and a home game against Tennessee, the final game of the ban will be Nov. 11 at Philadelphia.
Houston RB Miller, WRs Fuller, Coutee active against Cowboys
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Texans running back Lamar Miller and receivers Will Fuller and Keke Coutee are all active against the Dallas Cowboys despite dealing with injuries.
Miller dealt with a chest injury this week and Fuller and Coutee had hamstring injuries. Cornerback Aaron Colvin and linebacker Brian Peters are out on Sunday night with ankle injuries.
Cowboys Pro Bowl center Travis Frederick off active roster
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Four-time Pro Bowl center Travis Frederick was placed on the non-football illness list by the Dallas Cowboys on Saturday because of a nerve condition that has kept him from playing this season.
The team also put receiver Terrance Williams on injured reserve because of a foot injury.
Prescott, Newton face similar challenges entering opener
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dak Prescott and Cam Newton find themselves in similar situations entering Sunday's regular-season opener at Carolina.
Both quarterbacks are adjusting to a new group of receivers and playing behind banged-up offensive lines.
Prescott solid, Dalton sluggish as Bengals top Cowboys 21-13
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys had another efficient preseason showing.
Andy Dalton bogged down a bit with his Cincinnati Bengals.
Cowboys stress numbers over No. 1 at receiver without Bryant
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Cole Beasley doesn't need a lot of prodding to bring up how much he thinks outsiders will overlook Dallas receivers now that the Cowboys have moved on from Dez Bryant.
The new dean of the group sees opportunity rather than uncertainty at a position that lacks a big name, and the history of big production that usually goes with it.
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams was arrested on a charge of public intoxication early Saturday after police responded to an accident involving his car and found Williams riding an electric bicycle on a road near his home.
FRISCO, Texas – For 12 teams, the new season has arrived with the hope of advancing to the ultimate goal.
For 20 others, the new year signals the start of an offseason. The Cowboys, of course, find themselves in the latter group after a 9-7 finish put them just on the outside of the NFC playoff picture.
Dallas Cowboys not moving on from Dez Bryant, but he’s not a No. 1
The Dallas Cowboys are not planning on cutting bait with wide receiver Dez Bryant, we’re told. But that doesn’t mean they’re not concerned about his recent performance and what the future holds.
Cowboys’ Scandrick out against Broncos with broken hand
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas cornerback Orlando Scandrick has been ruled out of Sunday's game at Denver with a broken left hand.
The Cowboys have said they don't think the 10th-year player will miss much time after getting injured in the season-opening win over the New York Giants. It's more a question of how the hand will be protected when Scandrick plays. He could return next weekend against Arizona.
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys have signed the four players who agreed to contracts on a busy second day of free agency, including the return of Terrance Williams as the No. 2 receiver behind Dez Bryant.
Williams signed his $17 million, four-year deal Saturday, while the three newcomers — cornerback Nolan Carroll and defensive linemen Stephen Paea and Demontra Moore — all signed Monday when the deals were announced. The agreements were reached Friday.
Giants’ defense coming off best game in turnaround season
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After seeing the New York Giants' defense hold the Dallas Cowboys to season lows of seven points and 260 total yards, Steve Spagnuolo isn't satisfied.
The defensive coordinator still feels the pain of seeing his defense bust a coverage early and allowing Dak Prescott to throw a 31-yard touchdown pass to a wide-open Terrance Williams. It was one of those explosive plays he says feels like a knife in the back.
Prescott continues to build rhythm with his receivers
ARLINGTON — Dez Bryant’s 60th career touchdown was Dak Prescott’s first for the Dallas Cowboys.
And for the first time in his short stint filling in for the injured Tony Romo, the rookie quarterback was able to effectively utilize all of the receiver trio of Bryant, Cole Beasley and Terrance Williams in the same game, a 31-17 victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday night.
Dez, Cole and TWill all become targets for Cowboys rookie QB
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dez Bryant's 60th career touchdown was Dak Prescott's first for the Dallas Cowboys.
And for the first time in his short stint filling in for injured Tony Romo, the rookie quarterback was able to effectively utilize all of the receiver trio of Bryant, Cole Beasley and Terrance Williams in the same game, a 31-17 victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday night.
Del Rio sheds safe label; McCoy’s gut betrays him
Week 1 of the NFL season was packed with intriguing calls: Jack Del Rio shedding his conservative label and making the Raiders both risky and relevant again.
And non-calls: the Broncos' hits on Cam Newton's noggin that led to plenty of finger pointing but nobody checking him for a concussion during the game.
Cowboys’ Bryant motivated as ever after wasted 2015 season
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Dez Bryant bounces around the field after most practices at training camp for the Dallas Cowboys, playing catch with young star Miles Brown from the TV show "Blackish" and a few days later yelling at Terrance Williams to catch his pass before the throw almost hits his unsuspecting fellow receiver in the facemask.
The star wideout hasn't played much football since the end of his All-Pro season in 2014, and he's got the nervous energy to show it. Not...