Cowboys couldn’t have won it without DeMarco Murray

| |Sunday, Sep. 14, 2014

DeMarco Murray, who has 285 yards this season, likely will lead the league in rushing after Week 2 ends.

Who saw this Cowboys defense coming?

| |Sunday, Sep. 14, 2014

Defenders Wilcox, Melton helping shed unit’s reputation.

Cowboys-Titans game balls

Sunday, Sep. 14, 2014

Cowboys defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli and his unit: The Titans were held to 13 first downs, 2 of 10 on third downs and were stopped on four downs from the 6 in the final quarter. Rolando McClain led with seven tackles, a sack and an interception. Barry Church had six tackles and an interception. Brandon Carr had one tackle and two passes defensed, including a fourth-quarter strip.

Complementary role might be Romo’s best role

| |Sunday, Sep. 14, 2014

The Cowboys asked Tony Romo to be closer to what they should have wanted all along.

In second game with Cowboys, McClain makes impact

| |Sunday, Sep. 14, 2014

The linebacker had seven tackles, a sack and interception against the Titans.

DeMarco Murray has become Cowboys’ feature back

| |Sunday, Sep. 14, 2014

The running back, who is in a contract season, ranks second in the NFL in rushing after Week 1.

Romo, Cowboys need this one dearly

| |Saturday, Sep. 13, 2014

The tea leaves spell an improving defense and a more relaxed Tony.

Tarrant area players in the NFL

Saturday, Sep. 13, 2014

Bills: WR Scott Chandler, Southlake Carroll (LSU); RB Fred Jackson, Arlington Lamar (Coe College); G Cyril Richardson, North Crowley (Baylor)

NFL Insider: Bills’ Fred Jackson still going strong

| |Saturday, Sep. 13, 2014

The Arlington Lamar grad’s stiff-arm of Chicago safety Chris Conte in overtime was one of the most talked about plays of Week 1.

NFL Insider: Charean Williams’ five cents

| |Saturday, Sep. 13, 2014

1 The experiment with All-Pro safety Earl Thomas doubling as the Seahawks’ punt returner is over. Seattle has replaced the former UT standout with receiver Bryan Walters. Thomas, who had replaced the departed Golden Tate in that role, fumbled one of his two attempts against the Green Bay Packers last week.