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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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Cowboys | Joshua Brent arrested

Thu, 27 Jun 2013 12:22:48 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent has been arrested after apparently testing positive for marijuana last week, which is a violation of his $100,000 bond in connection to his intoxication manslaughter charge.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent tests positive for marijuana

Thu, 06 Jun 2013 14:43:25 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent has tested positive for marijuana, which could result in his bond being revoked for an intoxication manslaughter charge.

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Cowboys | More alcohol monitoring for Joshua Brent

Fri, 24 May 2013 10:16:41 -0700

A judge ordered Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent for more alcohol monitoring as he awaits trial on intoxicated manslaughter charges. Prosecutors are saying he violated the terms of his release by setting off an alcohol monitoring device and failing to download data from it as required. They are saying he has 22 violations of the terms of his released in six months. A judge said he will not raise Brent's bond, but ordered extra monitoring.

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Cowboys | Josh Brent has court date

Thu, 23 May 2013 15:46:35 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent will have a court hearing Friday, May 24, to determine if he violated the conditions of his bail. Brent's alcohol monitoring device detected alcohol, and the district attorney's office is seeking to have Brent's bond revoked because he didn't meet the conditions of his release. Brent's representatives are claiming he didn't use any alcoholic beverages, and they think he may have gotten alcohol into his system from using mouthwash or eating a certain kind of food.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent not at workout

Mon, 15 Apr 2013 13:42:25 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent was not present for the team's offseason workout Monday, April 15. It is believed Brent will try to work out his legal issues before taking part in workouts.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent not expected to play in 2013

Thu, 21 Mar 2013 11:15:43 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent is not expected to play next season because he is facing intoxication manslaughter charges. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is expected to rule on Brent's possible suspension in the near future.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent speeding before crash

Thu, 21 Feb 2013 06:32:14 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent, who is facing a charge of intoxication manslaughter in the death of a teammate, was driving somewhere between 110 and 134 miles per hour before he crashed, according to police documents. Police have said Brent's blood alcohol content was more than twice the legal limit. Brent could go on trial this summer.

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Cowboys | Meet with MADD officials

Wed, 13 Feb 2013 21:39:42 -0800

Dallas Cowboys officials met with Mothers Against Drunk Driving representatives earlier this month after two players were involved in recent alcohol-related incidents that occurred in a span of 45 days. NT Joshua Brent flipped his car in an accident Dec. 8 which killed teammate LB Jerry Brown, and seven weeks later, Pro Bowl DL Jay Ratliff was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. "At the end of the day we're all accountable for our actions," owner and general manager Jerry Jones said. "We certainly have to get better as an organization."

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent unlikely to return

Wed, 23 Jan 2013 11:03:58 -0800

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones didn't close the door on DT Joshua Brent's return to the team following his arrest for intoxication manslaughter that killed LB Jerry Brown, but it is unlikely that the Cowboys bring him back next season.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent update

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 09:22:30 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent had a blood-alcohol content level more than twice the legal limit after the crash that killed teammate LB Jerry Brown. Brent's BAC was measured at 0.189, well above the Texas legal limit of 0.08.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent to be barred from sideline

Wed, 19 Dec 2012 04:07:26 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent will not be permitted to be on the team's sideline for the remainder of the season, according to team and league sources. Brent is on the non-football injury list after being charged with intoxication manslaughter two weeks ago in the car crash that killed teammate LB Jerry Brown. The Cowboys and officials in the NFL's offices were unaware that Brent would be on the sideline in Week 15. Both the team and the league agree that it was not appropriate, sources said.

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Cowboys | Josh Brent barred from sidelines

Tue, 18 Dec 2012 07:15:07 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent will not be permitted to be on the sidelines for a game the remainder of the season. The team and league office were unaware that Brent would be on the sideline in Week 15. Both the team and the league are in complete agreement that it was not appropriate.

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Cowboys | Owner defends Joshua Brent on sidelines

Mon, 17 Dec 2012 07:39:30 -0800

Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones defended the team's decision to have DT Joshua Brent, who faces a charge of intoxication manslaughter after a drunk driving accident that killed former teammate LB Jerry Brown, on the sideline during Week 15. "Our team and our players wanted him today on the sideline," Jones said. "Jerry's mother (Stacey Jackson) asked us directly as a group. She said, 'Support him. Help him. He needs your help. Jerry wants that. I want that.' His teammates asked him to come and be down there with them."

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent update

Thu, 13 Dec 2012 05:13:50 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent reportedly had a blood alcohol level of 0.18, more than twice the legal limit at the time of his one-car accident that killed teammate LB Jerry Brown. Investigators could present evidence as early as Thursday, Dec. 13, to the Dallas County district attorney's office.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent to meet with league

Thu, 13 Dec 2012 04:10:49 -0800

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said he is likely to meet with Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent soon after his arrest for an intoxication manslaughter charge as a result of a car crash that led to the death of a teammate. "Because he's not active and will not be involved with the club I think we'll allow the legal process to move forward and gain a little more clarity on that front," Goodell said.

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Cowboys | Josh Brent to NFI list

Wed, 12 Dec 2012 06:30:47 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent was placed on the non-football injury list.

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Cowboys | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 09 Dec 2012 08:54:59 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys have declared WR Anthony Armstrong, SS Charlie Peprah, OT Darrion Weems, OG David Arkin, DL Jay Ratliff, DL Joshua Brent, LB Kyle Wilber inactive for Week 14.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent arrested

Sat, 08 Dec 2012 11:54:34 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DL Joshua Brent has been arrested and charged with intoxication manslaughter.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent injures pinkie

Sun, 18 Nov 2012 19:20:46 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DL Joshua Brent (pinkie) suffered a finger injury in the Week 11 game against the Cleveland Browns, and left the locker room after the game with a splint on his pinkie finger.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent fined

Sat, 22 Sep 2012 11:29:50 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent has been fined $7,875 for an unnecessary roughness penalty he received in Week 2.

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Cowboys | Joshua Brent could start in Week 1

Thu, 30 Aug 2012 08:28:04 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Joshua Brent figures to be the base-defense nose tackle in Week 1 if DT Jay Ratliff (ankle) is unable to play.

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