Cowboys bury Saints behind fast start to move into first-place tie

| |Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

With the 38-17 win, the Dallas Cowboys are 3-1 for the first time since 2008.

NFL Insider: Charean Williams’ five cents

| |Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014

1 Joe Philbin and Ryan Tannehill are connected at the hip. The coach and the quarterback arrived in Miami three years ago, with only a 16-19 record since. They likely either both return next season or both move on next season. Joe Philbin refused to endorse Ryan Tannehill this past week, leaving the Texas A&M product to confirm he remains the starter even though his 74.1 passer rating ranks 29th in the league.

Cowboys-Saints: Five things to watch

| |Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014

He might have found a new routine that works for his surgically repaired back, taking every Wednesday off. It worked well last Sunday, and the Cowboys hope it does again this weekend. The New Orleans Saints’ secondary has played better the past two weeks, but if Romo is on his game, he should be able to dissect it.

Cowboys-Saints key matchup: Dez Bryant vs. Keenan Lewis

| |Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014

Cowboys WR Dez Bryant vs. Saints CB Keenan Lewis: Bryant had a career-best 224 receiving yards, along with two touchdowns, against the Saints in 2012. That team didn’t have Lewis, though, who was with New Orleans last year and helped limit Bryant to one catch and 44 yards. Lewis isn’t solely responsible for Bryant, but it’s certainly a battle to keep an eye on.

Cowboys-Saints Star-Telegram staff picks

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014

Gil LeBreton: Saints 35, Cowboys 20 (3-0)

NFL Insider: Who’s hot, who’s not and more

| |Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014

Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett has 20 catches for 161 yards and four touchdowns. The former Texas A&M product, who was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys, has 10 touchdowns in the month of September in his seven-year career. He has four every other month combined.

NFL Insider: Saints’ Brees is Texas’ ranking state rep

| |Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014

The Austin Westlake graduate leads a strong quarterback delegation in the NFL ranks.

Nemesis Saints should show Cowboys where they stand

| |Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014

Sunday night’s matchup at AT&T Stadium has the potential to be a turning point for Dallas.

Cowboys notes: Will McClain, Melton play against Saints?

| |Friday, Sep. 26, 2014

Linebacker Rolando McClain and defenseive tackle Henry Melton return to practice but in limited roles.

Playoffs? Playoffs? Is Jerry Jones talking playoffs?

| |Friday, Sep. 26, 2014

Owner Jerry Jones says don’t discount the Dallas Cowboys’ chances to reach the postseason.