| Apr 14, 2013
| 1:40 PM
It was a heady rookie season for Ravens kicker Justin Tucker, a successful run capped by a Super Bowl victory.
First the undrafted rookie from Texas beat out former Pro Bowl kicker Billy Cundiff in a training camp competition.
Then Tucker connected on...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Every season, a few surprise studs come out of fantasy Siberia to reward savvy owners who had the foresight to select them in the later rounds of the draft. A season ago, Adrian Foster, Peyton Hillis and Brandon Lloyd come to mind. Ray Rice, Miles...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Week 16 is finally here, and after Monday night’s game, the fantasy football season will be over for most of us, if your season hasn’t been ended already. My teams went 1-for-5 on what I will now call Black Sunday, so the best I can do in my...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:07 PM
NFL Team Report - Dallas Cowboys - INSIDE SLANT
Rather than make headlines with high-profile signings to kick off free agency Tuesday, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was instead discussing the release of seven-time Pro Bowl pass rusher DeMarcus Ware....
| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Dez Bryant is a passionate guy. He's also very competitive.
Those seem to be the company lines after not one, but two sideline meltdowns by Dallas' star receiver during the Cowboys' 31-30 loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
The first tantrum came...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Alex Smith threw for 223 yards and two touchdowns, and the Kansas City Chiefs defense held when it needed to in the fourth quarter for a 17-16 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.
Jamaal Charles ran for 55 yards and caught a touchdown pass...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 8:30 PM
Just another ho-hum NFL Sunday.
Houston beat Jacksonville. Atlanta beat Arizona. Dallas beat Cleveland.
What else would you expect from three home teams favored by a combined 33 points?
Now, please excuse those winning teams as they strap on...
| Oct 15, 2012
The 49ers couldn't lose. The Browns couldn't win. The Vikings were the sleepers. The Jets were the snorers.
In the ever-changing NFL, though, that was . . . so last week.
Everything was turned on its head Sunday — or knocked on its backside, as...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 5:47 AM
IRVING, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Josh Brent was released from jail on $500,000 bond Sunday -- around the time his team pulled off an emotional, last-second win -- after his arrest in the fiery weekend car crash that killed his teammate....
| Dec 9, 2012
| 6:39 PM
In April, three rounds after they made Robert Griffin III the second pick in the draft, the Washington Redskins selected Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins.
A lot of people scratched their heads at that. Why would a team with plenty of holes to fill...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 5:46 PM
Our hearts will remain broken forever, as we try to deal with the horrific tragedy that happened at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown. Across Connecticut, the nation and the world, there were some heartfelt signs of compassion Sunday. Here were...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 2:00 AM
Alan Ball scored a touchdown on a blocked field goal return, and the Dallas Cowboys beat the Minnesota Vikings, 23-17, in a preseason game Saturday.
Tony Romo completed 15-of-20 passes for 141 yards for Dallas, while Donovan McNabb was 12-of-18 for 164...