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Cowboys | Wild-card injury report

Fri, 02 Jan 2015 13:53:25 -0800

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (ankle) is doubtful for the team's wild-card playoff game against the Detroit Lions Sunday, Jan. 4. DE Tyrone Crawford (illness) and LB Anthony Hitchens (ankle) are questionable, while LB Bruce Carter (knee), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder), SS Jeff Heath (thumb), OG Zack Martin (ankle), LB Rolando McClain (knee, illness), DT Joshua Brent (calf), S C.J. Spillman (groin) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) are probable. Crawford, Free and Hitchens didn't practice Friday, Jan. 2. Hayden and Spillman were limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report for Wild Card round

Wed, 31 Dec 2014 13:51:14 -0800

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (ankle), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder), LB Anthony Hitchens (ankle) and DB C.J. Spillman (groin) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 31. LBs Rolando McClain (knee, illness) and Dekoda Watson (hamstring) were limited. DT Joshua Brent (calf), LB Bruce Carter (knee), SS Jeff Heath (thumb) and OG Zack Martin (ankle) participated fully.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent still dealing with injury

Mon, 29 Dec 2014 14:57:06 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent (calf) did not play the team's Week 17 game, because his injured calf was bothering him during pregame warmups. The team hopes Brent will be able to play in the Wild Card playoff game.

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Cowboys | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 28 Dec 2014 08:55:23 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys have declared LB Dekoda Watson, OG Donald Hawkins, OT Doug Free, QB Dustin Vaughan, FS Jakar Hamilton, DL Joshua Brent, LB Rolando McClain inactive for Week 17.

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Cowboys | Friday injury report

Fri, 26 Dec 2014 12:32:17 -0800

Dallas Cowboys LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) has been ruled out for Week 17. OT Doug Free (ankle) is listed as doubtful, while DT Joshua Brent (calf), FS Jeff Heath (thumb), OG Zack Martin (ankle), LB Rolando McClain (knee, non-injury) and LB Bruce Carter (knee) are listed as probable. Watson and Free did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 26. Carter was limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 25 Dec 2014 16:06:04 -0800

Dallas Cowboys OG Doug Free (ankle) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 25. DT Joshua Brent (calf), FS Jeff Heath (thumb), OG Zack Martin (ankle) and LB Rolando McClain (knee, non-injury) fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report for Week 17

Wed, 24 Dec 2014 12:58:32 -0800

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (ankle), LB Rolando McClain (knee, non-injury) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 24. DT Joshua Brent (calf) was limited during practice, while OG Zack Martin (ankle) and FS Jeff Heath (thumb) fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:11:08 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys have declared DL Kenneth Boatright, DL Joshua Brent, OT Doug Free, FS Jakar Hamilton, OG Donald Hawkins, QB Dustin Vaughan, LB Dekoda Watson inactive for Week 16.

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Cowboys | Friday injury report

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:57:41 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent (calf, personal) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 16. OT Doug Free (ankle) is listed as doubtful. OG Zach Martin (ankle) is listed as questionable, while FS Jeff Heath (thumb), LB Rolando McClain (knee), CB Tyler Patmon (ankle, knee), DE George Selvie (thumb) and QB Brandon Weeden (personal) are listed as probable. Brent, Free, Martin, Watson and Weeden did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 19, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:37:10 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent (calf, personal), OT Doug Free (ankle), OG Zack Martin (ankle) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 18. SS Jeff Heath (thumb), LB Rolando McClain (knee), CB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) and DE George Selvie (thumb) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:49:02 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent (calf, personal), OT Doug Free (ankle), OG Zack Martin (ankle), LB Rolando McClain (knee) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 17. SS Jeff Heath (thumb), CB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) and DE George Selvie (thumb) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 14 Dec 2014 16:35:23 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys have declared LB Dekoda Watson, OG Donald Hawkins, QB Dustin Vaughan, FS Jakar Hamilton, DL Joshua Brent, DL Kenneth Boatright, OT Tony Hills inactive for Week 15.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent ruled out

Sat, 13 Dec 2014 09:18:28 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent (calf) has been downgraded to out for the team's Week 15 game because of a calf injury. He was originally listed as doubtful for the game.

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Cowboys | Friday injury report

Fri, 12 Dec 2014 13:52:30 -0800

Dallas Cowboys LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) has been ruled out for Week 15. DT Joshua Brent (calf) is listed as doubtful, while SS Jeff Heath (thumb), DE Demarcus Lawrence (chest), LB Rolando McClain (knee), DE Jeremy Mincey (personal), CB Tyler Patmon (ankle, knee) and DE George Selvie (thumb) are listed as probable. Watson and Brent did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 12, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Thursday practice report

Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:33:53 -0800

Dallas Cowboys LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) and DT Joshua Brent (calf) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 11. SS Jeff Heath (thumb), DE Demarcus Lawrence (chest), LB Rolando McClain (knee), DE Jeremy Mincey (personal), CB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) and DE George Selvie (thumb) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent active for Thursday

Thu, 04 Dec 2014 14:46:23 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent (groin) will be active for Thursday night's game against the Chicago Bears. Brent served a 10-game suspension earlier this year. He was convicted on an intoxication manslaughter charge in 2012.

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Cowboys | Wednesday injury report

Wed, 03 Dec 2014 14:30:39 -0800

Dallas Cowboys SS Jeff Heath (thumb), CB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 14 against the Chicago Bears. DE Demarcus Lawrence (chest) is questionable, while DE Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder), LB Rolando McClain (knee), DT Joshua Brent (groin), DE George Selvie (thumb) and OT Tyron Smith (illness) are probable. Heath, Patmon and Watson didn't practice Wednesday, Dec. 3. Lawrence and Selvie were limited, while the rest practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Tuesday practice report

Tue, 02 Dec 2014 13:26:07 -0800

Dallas Cowboys SS Jeff Heath (thumb), DB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) did not practice Tuesday, Dec. 2. DEs Demarcus Lawrence (chest) and George Selvie (thumb) were limited, while DT Joshua Brent (groin), DT Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder), LB Rolando McClain (knee) and OT Tyron Smith (illness) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Monday injury report

Mon, 01 Dec 2014 13:56:28 -0800

Dallas Cowboys SS Jeff Heath (thumb), DB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) did not practice Monday, Dec. 1. DEs Demarcus Lawrence (chest) and George Selvie (thumb) were limited. DTs Joshua Brent (groin) and Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder), LB Rolando McClain (knee) and OT Tyron Smith (illness) practiced fully.

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Cowboys | Week 13 Inactives

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:15:05 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys have declared LB Dekoda Watson, OG Donald Hawkins, QB Dustin Vaughan, FS Jeff Heath, DL Joshua Brent, OT Tony Hills, CB Tyler Patmon inactive for Week 13.

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Cowboys | Wednesday injury report

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:35:30 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 13 against the Philadelphia Eagles. SS Jeff Heath (thumb) is doubtful, while DT Joshua Brent (groin), DT Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee) are probable. Heath, Patmon and Watson did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 26, while the others practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Tuesday practice report

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:29:21 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DE Jack Crawford (thumb), SS Jeff Heath (thumb), DB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) did not practice Tuesday, Nov. 25. DT Joshua Brent (groin), DT Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Monday practice report

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:00:43 -0800

Dallas Cowboys CB Tyler Patmon (knee) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) did not practice Monday, Nov. 24. DT Joshua Brent (groin), DL Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DL Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee) were listed as full participants.

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Cowboys | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:44:24 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys have declared OG Donald Hawkins, QB Dustin Vaughan, FS Jakar Hamilton, DL Joshua Brent, DL Terrell McClain, OT Tony Hills, CB Tyler Patmon inactive for Week 12.

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Cowboys | Thursday practice report

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:48:25 -0800

Dallas Cowboys CB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 20. DT Joshua Brent (groin), DE Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report for Week 12

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:21:28 -0800

Dallas Cowboys CB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 19. DT Joshua Brent (groin), DE Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee) all fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Josh Brent still not in shape

Tue, 11 Nov 2014 13:53:13 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent must get his weight down before being able to return playing after the team's bye this week, according to head coach Jason Garrett. Brent is eligible to play Nov. 23 against the New York Giants after being activated Tuesday, Nov. 11, from serving a 10-game suspension.

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Cowboys | Josh Brent activated

Tue, 11 Nov 2014 13:34:30 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys activated DT Joshua Brent from the Reserve/Suspended list and subsequently waived LB Tim Dobbins Tuesday, Nov. 11.

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Cowboys | Joseph Randle with team for now

Sun, 02 Nov 2014 03:46:53 -0800

Dallas Cowboys RB Joseph Randle is "staying for now", according to a team source, even though he has been ostracized by his teammates, and head coach Jason Garrett had to have a meeting to clear the air on tension within the team. Randle was seen on video criticizing the recent legal problems of WR Dez Bryant and DT Joshua Brent, and the disagreements spilled onto the practice field. Randle himself has off-field issues stemming from a shoplifting arrest.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent receives extension

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 09:51:39 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent signed a one-year contract extension this week that will run through the 2015 season, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent allowed to attend meetings

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:02:52 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent, who has been suspended for the first 10 games of the season, will be allowed to work out and attend meetings at the team's facility this week after he and the NFL reached an agreement, according to sources. He is eligible to practice with the team in Week 9 and is allowed to travel with the team for their game in London.

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Cowboys | Josh Brent will appeal

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:39:28 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent will appeal his 10-game suspension, according to his agent.

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Cowboys | Josh Brent update

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:09:24 -0700

Updating a previous report, Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent is suspended for the first 10 games of the season, but is eligible to visit the team facility after Week 6. He will be able to practice by Week 9.

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Cowboys | Josh Brent reinstated

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:07:33 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent has been conditionally reinstated and is eligible to return by Week 11, according to a source.

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NFL | Joshua Brent expected to be punished

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:48:24 -0700

Former Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent is expected to face punishment from the league when he is reinstated, according to sources. "He's not just going to walk back onto the field," a source said.

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NFL | Joshua Brent meets with commissioner

Fri, 08 Aug 2014 09:13:03 -0700

Former Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent's meeting with commissioner Roger Goodell Thursday, Aug. 7, went well, according to a source. Brent met with Goodell to determine if he'll be suspended after being convicted of intoxication manslaughter. Brent was sentenced to six months in jail and 10 years probation. The league has not announced if Brent will be suspended.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent could be re-signed

Mon, 04 Aug 2014 20:18:18 -0700

Former Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent will meet with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell Thursday, Aug. 6, according to owner Jerry Jones. Jones also said the team would make a roster spot for Brent if he is reinstated.

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NFL | Joshua Brent has support system

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:16:16 -0700

Former Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent has a support system in place if he opts to apply for reinstatement into the NFL. Fellow former Cowboys WR Michael Irvin and OG Nate Newton have reached out to Brent to offer their guidance.

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Cowboys | Nothing new with Joshua Brent

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:51:49 -0700

While the Dallas Cowboys have not ruled out the possibility of re-signing DT Joshua Brent, there is nothing new on that front, according to a league source.

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NFL | Joshua Brent sent to rehab facility

Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:08:03 -0700

Retired DT Joshua Brent has been ordered to spend 45 days in a rehab facility after he was released from jail Sunday, June 15. Brent may try a comeback after he gets out of the rehab facility.

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NFL | Joshua Brent released from prison

Sun, 15 Jun 2014 13:00:14 -0700

Former Dallas Cowboys DE Joshua Brent was released from jail Sunday, July 15, following his conviction for a drunken car crash that resulted in the death of teammate Jerry Brown. It is uncertain if he will be required to report to a rehab facility to complete a six-month sentence that was scheduled to end in July.

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Cowboys | Not ruling out Joshua Brent returning

Wed, 04 Jun 2014 09:41:56 -0700

Dallas Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones said the team would be interested if retired DT Joshua Brent wants to continue his playing career after the end of his jail sentence. Brent would have to file for reinstatement with the NFL before he can play again, but he could also face punishment from the NFL because of his off-field problems.

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NFL | Joshua Brent gets 180 days in jail

Fri, 24 Jan 2014 11:56:14 -0800

Updating a previous report, retired DL Joshua Brent (Cowboys) was sentenced to 180 days in jail after being found guilty of intoxicated manslaughter.

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NFL | Joshua Brent found guilty of intoxicated manslaughter

Wed, 22 Jan 2014 14:28:56 -0800

Retired DL Joshua Brent (Cowboys) was found guilty of intoxicated manslaughter Thursday, Jan. 22. Brent faces up to 20 years in prison.

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Cowboys | More on Joshua Brent

Thu, 18 Jul 2013 11:18:14 -0700

Updating a previous report, if DT Joshua Brent should decide to come out of retirement, the Dallas Cowboys would retain his rights.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent to retire

Thu, 18 Jul 2013 10:47:21 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent is retiring to focus on off-the-field issues.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent's status to be decided soon

Thu, 11 Jul 2013 12:12:26 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent is expected to have his status determined before the team heads to training camp on Friday, July 19. Brent is currently eligible to practice with the team, but the team is preparing as if Brent will not be available to practice or play in 2013.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent released from jail

Sun, 07 Jul 2013 20:43:21 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent was released from jail Sunday, July 7, 11 days after he returned to Dallas County's custody due to violating terms of his pretrial release by allegedly testing positive for marijuana twice.

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Cowboys | DA to seek jail time for Joshua Brent

Tue, 02 Jul 2013 20:30:11 -0700

The Dallas County district attorney said Tuesday, July 2, that he is not surprised Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent failed two drug tests while out on bond facing an intoxication manslaughter charge, and he said last week in a radio interview that he wants Brent jailed for the crash.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent not cut

Fri, 28 Jun 2013 09:16:40 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have not released DT Joshua Brent after he failed a second drug test and was sent back to jail. A Dallas County judge held Brent's bond "insufficient." Brent has tested positive for marijuana twice.

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