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Boeing Reports 4Q Profit Of $1.47 Billion On Airplane Sales

Demand for commercial airliners boosted Boeing Co.’s fourth-quarter profit by 19 percent, topping Wall Street expectations by a wide margin and offsetting weakness in the defense business.

01/28/2015

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Attorney Claims Responsibility For John Wiley Price Not Being In Court

Commissioner John Wiley Price’s attorney says it’s his fault his client was a no-show at federal court on Tuesday. So if Mr. Price still wants the judge to have taxpayers pay for part of his defense in his bribery and tax evasion case, he will have to go to court next week.

CBSDFW.COM–01/27/2015

Running back Chris Polk #32 of the Philadelphia Eagles carries the ball against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on November 27, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Struggling Cowboys Defense Seeking Early Season Form

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter IRVING (AP) – Henry Melton can’t compare this year’s Dallas defense to the NFL-worst unit that visited Chicago last season because he was still with the Bears. The Cowboys’ defensive tackle just […]

12/02/2014

Michael Sam #96 of the St. Louis Rams participates in a rookie minicamp (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

POLL: Did Cowboys Sign Sam For Defensive Help Or As Publicity Stunt?

Michael Sam’s second chance will be with the Dallas Cowboys.

09/03/2014

Outside linebacker K.J. Wright #50 of the Seattle Seahawks warms up prior to facing the Denver Broncos during preseason action at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on August 7, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Seahawks 21-16. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Defenses To Draft

Will new “points of emphasis,” which may limit how defensive backs defend receivers, affect the physical Seahawks? Check back at midseason for an answer. For now, there’s no reason to think the Seahawks will surrender the top spot.

08/11/2014

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The Cowboys’ D-Line Pursuits: ‘The Delicate Dance’

The Dallas Cowboys are involved in a ‘delicate dance’ as they work to rebuild their defensive line.

03/12/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - DECEMBER 08: Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks gets caught by linebackers Patrick Willis #52 and NaVorro Bowman #53 of the San Francisco 49ers after a gain of six yards early in the first quarter on December 8, 2013 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won 19-17. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

49er Defense Must Stop Run, Create Turnovers To Defeat Seattle

When the 49ers and Seahawks meet for the third time this season the stakes could not be higher. The winner will move on to the Super Bowl, while the loser will have to deal with falling just short of the big stage and to make matters worse at the hands of their hated division rival.

01/14/2014

Wide receiver James Jones #89 of the Green Bay Packers scores a fourth quarter touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys during a game at AT&T Stadium on December 15, 2013 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Are Cowboys Really ‘Worst D In NFL History’? A Stat Study

“The Dallas Cowboys have the worst defense in NFL history.” That sentence had been spoken, written and repeated far too much this season.

12/29/2013

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Cowboys Defense A Study In Contradictions

Dallas shut down one of the NFL’s best rushing attacks to beat Oakland, then let Chicago score on the first eight possessions of a 45-28 loss.

12/12/2013

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones  (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Jones Eyes Tricks After Firing Gimmicky Ryan

The Dallas Cowboys owner says gimmicks are what the Cowboys need with a defense that may go down as the worst in franchise history.

12/10/2013

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1-On-1 With Sean Lee: How Cowboys Star Is Healing His Hammy

The Pro Bowl-caliber middle linebacker who leads Dallas in tackles and interceptions is being told the hamstring pull he sustained in a week ago in that embarrassing loss at New Orleans could sideline him for four weeks or more.

11/18/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - OCTOBER 20:   LeSean McCoy #25 of the Philadelphia Eagles is tackled by Sean Lee #50 and Nick Hayden #96 of the Dallas Cowboys in the first quarter on October 20, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennslyvania.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Cowboys Up & Down Defense Is Quite A Riddle

It’s a little hard to figure out what the Cowboys have on defense. They’ve won games with takeaways and flashes of dominance but now carry the distinction of the only unit in NFL history to allow four 400-yard passers in one year.

10/30/2013

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