Son of former Dallas Cowboys player Eric Williams arrested in double murder

MESQUITE – The son of former Dallas Cowboys legend Eric Williams is in jail, facing capital murder charges. Cassium Williams and Rozman Shannon are both charged in connection to the murder of two men found dead in Mesquite last week. Police say it started with Williams and Shannon trying to buy drugs from the two victims. One of the two pulled out a gun and tried to steal the drugs; the victims were found in separate cars shot to death. Cassium Williams […]

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Cowboys’ great Cliff Harris hosts annual charity golf tournament

DALLAS — There was golfing for a great cause at the Dallas Athletic Club on Monday as Cowboys Ring of Honor member Cliff Harris hosted his annual tournament, the Cliff Nelson JDRF Reunion Golf Classic, benefiting the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. “My dad was a type 1 diabetic,” said Harris.  “He was a fighter pilot in World War II, was going to be a jet test pilot, one of the first, but they washed him out because of diabetes.” Based […]

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Ex- Dallas Cowboys cheerleader suing the team because Rowdy makes more money than her

DALLAS– No back hand flips can help the Dallas Cowboys out of this one. Former Cowboys cheerleader, Erica Wilkins, is suing the team because, she says Rowdy the mascot made more money than she did. Wilkins says the team violated the equal pay act and labor standards. She’s also seeking “other available damages.” According to the lawsuit, Rowdy makes $65,000 a year while Wilkins was making $16,516.01 or about $8 dollars an hour. The documents also states Wilkins “was not paid […]

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Did You Know?: Jerry Jones owning the Dallas Cowboys almost didn’t happen

DALLAS — We all know Jerry Jones as the owner and General Manager of America’s Team, the Dallas Cowboys. Did you know he almost bought the San Diego Chargers back in 1966, when he was just 23-years old? The price tag: $5.8 million! Jerry ended up withdrawing his offer after his dad told him the American Football League wasn’t a good investment. Fast forward to 1989, when Jerry bought the Cowboys in 1989 for a whopping $140 million! Thanks to Jerry, Dem […]

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Zack Martin about to cash in with Cowboys

FRISCO — Zack Martin was a first-round draft pick who has made the Pro Bowl in each of his four seasons and has never missed a game.  As a reward,  he’s about to sign a reported six-year contract extension that will make him the highest-paid offensive guard in the NFL! “My agents and I, that’s what we were shooting for,” said Martin after the Cowboys kicked off their mandatory minicamp on Tuesday.  “It’s a huge honor.” Martin had sat out […]

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Dallas Cowboys practice coaching skills at annual “Cowboys U” High School Football Camp

The Dallas Cowboys took a break from playing the field to coach at the annual “Cowboys U” High School Football Camp in Frisco. 192 DFW student athletes were hand selected by their real coaches at 44 schools. Cowboys players hung out on the sidelines for 7 on 7 games, hoping to lead their teams to victory. “It’s a lot of fun, I think that’s the main thing. You know? Getting to spend 4 or 5 hours with these kids and […]

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Cowboys wrap up OTA practices

FRISCO — It’s easy for NFL teams to be optimistic at this time of year, but the Cowboys say they really like what they’ve seen after their three weeks of voluntary team practices known as Organized Team Activities. “The intensity is always up,” said offensive lineman La’el Collins.  “Every day the intensity is very, very high.  We’ve got 90 guys and we’ve got to get down to 53, so you can’t let a day go by.” “We’re just approaching a […]

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Does this new mural by The Star in Frisco resemble Dez Bryant?

FRISCO — It seems somebody didn’t get the memo about Dez Bryant not being on “America’s Team” anymore! Outside the brand new Baylor Scott and White Sports Therapy and Research Center next to the star in Frisco, you can see some artwork of ‘Dem Boys. One piece in particular may look a little familiar to folks who were a fan of former #88 Dez Bryant! Since being released by Jerry’s team, Dez rejected a contract from the Baltimore Ravens and […]

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Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams disputes public intoxication arrest

FRISCO–The NFL season hasn’t even started, but one Dallas Cowboys player is already finding himself in trouble. Cowboys Wide Receiver Terrance Williams was arrested Saturday by Frisco police for public intoxication. According to police, he crashed his car into a light pole and left the scene of an accident. Williams on the other hand, issued a statement about the incident that is very different from the police report. He said “The driver in front of me slammed on his brakes […]

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Dallas Cowboys’ rookies get to work for upcoming season

FRISCO — Athletes never forget their first time… putting on a professional jersey, that is.  Friday in Frisco, the Dallas Cowboys’ crop of rookies got their first taste of an NFL practice as the team kicked off its rookie mini-camp. “It’s definitely been more than I expected,” said offensive lineman Connor Williams, a Coppell native who was taken in the second round of the NFL Draft. “It’s just been hard work.  It’s just day-in and day-out.” “Now, actually being here, […]

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