Julius Jones

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    October 23, 2014

    The 2014 Cowboys Are a Lot Better Than the Last 6-1 Cowboys

    If you've read anything about the 2014 Cowboys, here or elsewhere, you've seen it repeated multiple times: The Cowboys are off to their best start since 2007. That team, which at 13-3 had the club's best regular-season record since the Super Bowl-winning 1992 team, is easily forgotten. It faded down ... More >>

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    May 5, 2011

    With Tyron Smith, Jerry Jones Finally Resisted the Glitz

    If there's less post-draft buzz than usual, it's because the Cowboys for once went substance over style.

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    August 24, 2009

    My Top 10 Observations From Cowboys 30, Titans 10, Stadium 7.

    ... to this.   From this ...    ​                There are kinks to be worked out, yes. But in Friday's victory over the Tennessee Titans the Dallas Cowboys showed that their team and their stadium just might be great - if not ... More >>

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    March 24, 2009

    Cowboys' Draft Haul Up to 11 Picks

    More good news for Cowboys fans this morning comes courtesy of Julius Jones and Jacques Reeves. Remember them? Because the former Cowboys left via free agency and played kinda decent, the NFL has awarded Dallas compensatory picks in the fifth and sixth rounds in next month's draft. The Cowboys, ... More >>

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    November 26, 2008

    You Betcha: Week 14

          If Boot Town can go out of business in Texas and if home builder D.R. Horton can lose $800 million and have its stock price shoot up because it's not that bad, then in this absurd, quirky financial climate anything's possible.   Even, perhaps, a winning streak? A ... More >>

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    September 4, 2008

    Six Pac

    The Cowboys are counting on NFL outlaw Pacman Jones to pop the top on their sixth Super Bowl.

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    September 2, 2008

    That ’70s Show

    Squint real hard and see the similarities. At long last, the ’70s are back. Women are again wearing Halston. Television viewers are glued to CBS’ hit Swingtown. Two movies founded on the old decade’s staples of Star Wars and ABBA – The Clone Wars and Mamma Mia – were among last week ... More >>

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    July 24, 2008

    America's Tease

    With their best team since the '90s dynasty, the Cowboys can stop merely flirting with a championship

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    May 29, 2008

    Cowboys Must Protect 'Marion the Barbarian'

    The team invested in its ruffian running back and must now find a way to protect him

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    May 21, 2008
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    May 13, 2008

    The Latest Former Dallas Cowboy to Dilly-Daddle with Drugs

    Dookie Stick, we hardly knew ya. Former Cowboys starting tailback Troy Hambrick was sentenced today to five years in prison after pleading guilty to selling crack cocaine in Florida. Hambrick, if you remember, started all 16 games as Emmitt Smith’s successor in 2003, rushing for 972 yards and ... More >>

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    April 17, 2008

    Deep Blue Something: Or, Why Marion Barber Isn't Going Anywhere

    I can’t guarantee that Marion Barber will be the starting running back for the Dallas Cowboys in 2008 and beyond. But I can guarantee the fact that he’s house-hunting -- er, condo-craving -- in Uptown is a damned good sign he isn’t going anywhere. I know, I know -- Barber wants a contract in t ... More >>

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    February 28, 2008

    "Mr. President." "Mr. President." And Other Rangers Giggles.

    SURPRISE, Arizona -- Regardless of your sports pangs, you should be plenty satiated today. The Mavs and Jason Kidd play at San Antonio. The Stars and Brad Richards host Chicago. The Cowboys -- who appear willing to let Julius Jones walk -- begin free agency. And out here in Arizona (today it’s Tem ... More >>

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    January 17, 2008

    Giant Disgust with Dallas Cowboys

    Tony Romo and the Cowboys piss away a Super opportunity

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    January 15, 2008

    Looking Ahead, 'Cause It’s Too Damn Sickening To Look Back.

    We wouldn't pay $250 for a Fire Wade Phillips Web site. Because, then, where will Tracy Phillips go? Still trying to figure out how the Cowboys lost a playoff game despite limiting the Giants to only 56 yards in the second half. But let’s put away the mirrors and get out our crystal ball. I think ... More >>

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    January 14, 2008
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    December 13, 2007
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    November 30, 2007
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    October 15, 2007
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    September 13, 2007

    Romo Arigato

    Thanks to their dynamic quarterback, Cowboys will enjoy many happy endings

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    August 29, 2007
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    August 24, 2007

    Practice Makes Perfect?

    A little something-something for the ladies: Terrell Owens, sporting a very nice hat Tony Romo is healthy. Terrell Owens is happy. And, at 2-0, the Cowboys’ Super Bowl train is preparing to leave the station. OK, let’s not get carried away. In their last game the Cowboys scored only one more po ... More >>

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    August 9, 2007

    Romo Holiday

    Tony Romo makes a short, sweet journey from anonymous backup to A-list celebrity

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    January 5, 2007

    Sleepless in Seattle?

    You know why the Cowboys should win? Because Seattle has Pete Hunter. Remember him? No? Lucky you. I know what you're expecting me to say. Something pessimistic yet clever, like, perhaps: Screw the anointing oil; get out the embalming fluid. Not today, Cowboys fans. The sun rose in the west, Dane Co ... More >>

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    December 28, 2006

    Terrible Owens

    Duh, Cowboys' prima donna isn't worth the trouble

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    December 11, 2006

    Payton Place

    We saw these yesterday while Christmas shopping. And not at a deep discount, either. To be honest, you couldn't pay us to take these. Well, Julius Jones, maybe. But the Roy Williams figurine? We'd just lose it 30 yards downfield anyway. Mike Karney 18, Dallas Cowboys 17. Where to start? Let's go rig ... More >>

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    November 23, 2006

    America's Extreme

    Cowboys tiptoeing line between super and stupor

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    October 26, 2006

    Tony Oh-No

    The Cowboys' quarterback swap signals the beginning of the end

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    September 27, 2006

    Parcells Wonders, You a Player or a Pansy? (Update: Or a Suicide?)

    That Bill Parcells--what a friggin' sweetheart. In the issue of Sports Illustrated subscribers will get today or tomorrow, Cowboys running back Julius Jones is the subject of the short "First Person" column, by Peter King. It's mostly silly, pointless stuff--what Jones watches on TV, his hardest col ... More >>

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    August 23, 2006
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    August 10, 2006

    Ready to Blow

    With Terrell Owens, which comes first--the Super Bowl ring or the explosion?

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    August 1, 2006
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    August 1, 2006

    Dead Presidents

    Why is Lincoln Kennedy so danged happy? Maybe it's because the former Raider's getting a shot at being a Cowboy during training camp. Two words this morning: Lincoln Kennedy. Been a while since you heard that name, eh? Well, you'll be hearing it again later today as the Dallas Cowboys bring in the f ... More >>

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    December 15, 2005

    Not So Fast

    Drew Bledsoe is old, slow and...not quite finished

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    August 25, 2005

    Parcells Guys

    Can has-beens from a coach's glory years change the cowboys from mediocrites to monsters?

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    January 13, 2005

    With a Whimper

    Light at the end of the tunnel? It's probably an oncoming train.

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    January 6, 2005

    Just Forget It

    Move on folks, there was nothing to see in an ugly 2004

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    December 16, 2004

    Eddie Who?

    Remember Eddie George? He's the guy who's not Julius Jones.

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    October 14, 2004

    Crystal Balls

    Even a fool can see a tough road ahead for the Pokes

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    September 2, 2004

    Tough Love

    Can Julius Jones win a place in Parcells' heart? Assuming Parcells has one, of course.

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    August 26, 2004

    Old News

    The second verse sounds the same as the first for Parcells' Cowboys

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    August 19, 2004

    The Summer of Wrong

    It's August. Who knew there'd be so much sports news? Not me.

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    May 13, 2004

    Fitting the Bill

    Parcells is remaking the Cowboys in his image-- no, not pasty and white

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    April 29, 2004

    Back to Basics

    Once again, we spotlight what's important: football and, mostly, Gonz