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Dallas Cowboys tight end Dalton Schultz, left, celebrates with teammates after catching a 2-yard touchdown pass during the second half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Streak stop: Dalton's 3 TDs lift Cowboys past Vikings 31-28

Nov. 22, 2020 9:25 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The refreshed Dallas Cowboys had a steady hand back at quarterback, eager to initiate the same post-bye bounce the Minnesota Vikings had been enjoying this month. For as badly as the first half of the schedule went for the Cowboys, they're still alive and well this season in the...

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer walks off the field after an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020, in Minneapolis. The Vikings won 34-20. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Cowboys up: Surging Vikes settle in at home for 3 straight

Nov. 19, 2020 8:28 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings stumbled into their bye with a 1-5 record, their previously fierce home-field advantage vanished as they faced a low-water mark of four games under the .500 mark for the first time in coach Mike Zimmer's seven seasons. There was no locker room rant, though, from a...

Dallas Cowboys head coach Mike McCarthy, center, watches play against the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

McCarthy's 1st season in Dallas all but lost at 9-game mark

Nov. 9, 2020 3:49 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mike McCarthy's first season as coach of the Dallas Cowboys is all but lost, in large part because star quarterback Dak Prescott's season-ending ankle injury triggered a sequence of four different starters in a span of five weeks. A defense that took too long to adjust to a new...

Philadelphia Eagles safety Jalen Mills, left, warms up with cornerback Darius Slay, right, during an NFL football practice, Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola, Pool)

Darius Slay quickly learned Cowboys-Eagles rivalry is bitter

Oct. 29, 2020 4:21 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Darius Slay learned quickly how much Eagles fans dislike Dallas long before he walked into the locker room this week and heard teammates say: “It’s Cowboys Week.” “I understand how big it is,” Slay said. “It’s like Super Bowl or die....

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) talks with wide receiver Donovan Peoples-Jones after Peoples-Jones' touchdown reception during the second half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)

Browns, Bills, Bears pile up wins despite being outscored

Oct. 28, 2020 2:52 AM EDT

Cleveland, Buffalo and Chicago have piled up wins early this season, even if they haven't come in dominating fashion. Those three teams are all 5-2 after seven games despite being outscored by the opposition. The Browns have been outscored by 21 points thanks to blowout losses to Pittsburgh and Baltimore, while...

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray looks to pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in East Rutherford. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Kyler Murray leads homecoming parade as Cards visit Cowboys

Oct. 15, 2020 6:09 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — It's homecoming week for the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals, or at least it feels that way about as much as an NFL game can. Andy Dalton's first start for the Cowboys in place of injured star quarterback Dak Prescott will be just a few miles from where the Houston-area native...

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) points skyward as he is carted off the field after sustaining a leg injury in the third quarter of an NFL football game against the New York Giants in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

Cowboys face playoff chase without Prescott in weak NFC East

Oct. 12, 2020 7:10 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott joined both his tackles and his tight end on the list of season-ending injuries for the Dallas offense when the star quarterback fractured his ankle in a gruesome scene against the New York Giants. The emotional setback added to the challenge of trying to make the...

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, right, looks off as first responders and team medical personnel assist Prescott after he suffered a lower right leg injury running the ball against the New York Giants in the second half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

Prescott has gruesome injury, Cowboys rally to beat Giants

Oct. 11, 2020 9:10 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — After Dak Prescott's season ended on a gruesome ankle injury, his running mate for all five of their seasons with the Dallas Cowboys had a hard time getting through the post-game interview. Ezekiel Elliott sounded crushed, even after backup Andy Dalton led a drive to Greg Zuerlein's...

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Andy Dalton (14) throws a pass in the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Giants in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

The Latest: Cowboys edge Giants with field goal on last play

Oct. 11, 2020 7:52 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 5 in the NFL (all times EDT): __ 7:45 p.m. Greg Zuerlein kicked a 34-yard field goal on the final play of the game as the Dallas Cowboys withstood a devastating injury to Dak Prescott and won 37-34 over the New York Giants. Zuerlein's kick barely sneaked inside the right upright. The Cowboys...

El quarterback de los Seahawks de Seattle Russell Wilson lanza un pase de touchdown en la primera mitad del juego ante los Cowboys de Dallas, el domingo 27 de septiembre de 2020, en Seattle. (AP Foto/John Froschauer)

Even amid 3-0 start, Seahawks must correct defensive issues

Sep. 29, 2020 4:02 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Bobby Wagner sounded deflated. And angry. The Seattle Seahawks should have been celebrating after they improved to 3-0 for the first time since their Super Bowl season of 2013 after Sunday’s 38-31 win over Dallas. But Wagner’s pride and the numbers on the stat sheet told him...