COWBOYS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COWBOYS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football preview: Kanab Cowboys http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58211489-190/orton-kanab-season-anderson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58211489-190/orton-kanab-season-anderson.html.csp">Prep football preview: Kanab Cowboys</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Benjamin Raskin</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T09:16:18.173-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">EDITOR’S NOTE • This is one in a series of previews of Utah’s high school football programs. They will run throughout the summer leading up to the 2014 regular season, which begins Aug. 21. Kanab Cowboys Bucky Orton has enviable problems in Lane Anderson and Monty Glover. The two sophomore quarterbacks will split time under center throughout Kanab’s upcoming season. Glover is a traditional pass-and-run quarterback while Anderson is a wiry runner that can make big plays in open field. Orton ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58211489@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:16:18 MDT NFL notes: Maine governor says Ray Rice’s suspension is not enough http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58294426-77/lepage-rice-governor-league.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58294426-77/lepage-rice-governor-league.html.csp">NFL notes: Maine governor says Ray Rice’s suspension is not enough</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T22:43:02.228-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 10:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Augusta, Maine • Gov. Paul LePage, outraged that National Football League player Ray Rice received only a two-game suspension for a domestic violence arrest, pledged to boycott the league and called on its commissioner to take the issue seriously. In a scathing letter sent to Roger Goodell on Tuesday, the outspoken Republican governor said the punishment given to the Baltimore Ravens running back sends the message that it’s OK “for professional athletes to beat women, just for the sake of rating...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582944262014-08-13T22:43:02.228-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T22:43:02.228-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58294426@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:43:02 MDT NFL: Romo set to play for 1st time since back surgery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58292823-77/romo-cowboys-game-surgery.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58292823-77/romo-cowboys-game-surgery.html.csp">NFL: Romo set to play for 1st time since back surgery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH DUBOW</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T22:42:23.437-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 10:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oxnard, Calif. • Tony Romo will play his first game for the Dallas Cowboys since undergoing back surgery for a herniated disk last December. Romo will start for the Cowboys in Saturday’s exhibition game against the Baltimore Ravens. Romo missed Dallas’ exhibition opener against San Diego as the Cowboys are easing him back into things after his second back surgery in the past two years. Romo said he gave no thought to skipping the preseason to make sure he stayed healthy, saying the only way to g...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582928232014-08-13T22:42:23.437-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T22:42:23.437-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292823@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:42:23 MDT Cowboys sign OT Smith to eight-year extension http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58244090-77/smith-cowboys-million-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58244090-77/smith-cowboys-million-nfl.html.csp">Cowboys sign OT Smith to eight-year extension</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T23:14:23.83-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 11:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oxnard, Calif. • Tyron Smith has a new contract that will probably make him the most important blocker for the next Dallas quarterback after Tony Romo. The Pro Bowl left tackle signed an eight-year, $98 million extension Wednesday that pushes the total value of his deal to $110 million over 10 years, locking him up through 2023. The extension includes a $10 million signing bonus and $40 million in guaranteed money. Smith joins Romo as the only Cowboys with contracts valued at more than $100 mill...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582440902014-07-30T23:14:23.83-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T23:14:23.83-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58244090@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:14:23 MDT NFL: Dallas Cowboys release backup QB Kyle Orton http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58190234-77/cowboys-orton-backup-dallas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58190234-77/cowboys-orton-backup-dallas.html.csp">NFL: Dallas Cowboys release backup QB Kyle Orton</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:43:13.884-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Irving, Texas • Quarterback Kyle Orton has been released by the Dallas Cowboys. The expected move Wednesday came after Tony Romo’s backup skipped all the offseason workouts amid reports Orton was considering retirement. The Cowboys report to training camp in California next week. Orton was fined about $70,000 for failing to report during the offseason and missing the mandatory minicamp in June. The move saves Dallas about $3.25 million this season, but will cost the team about that amount on the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581902342014-07-17T16:43:13.884-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T16:43:13.884-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190234@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:43:13 MDT Sports briefs: Mariners release former Taylorsville High star John Buck http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58188290-77/kluwe-vikings-graham-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58188290-77/kluwe-vikings-graham-nfl.html.csp">Sports briefs: Mariners release former Taylorsville High star John Buck</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T23:08:04.607-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 11:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">MLB • The Seattle Mariners have released former Taylorsville High standout John Buck after no other major league claimed him through waivers. The 33-year-old catcher went to the 2010 All-Star Game while playing in Toronto, but was hitting just .226 with a home run this season. Cowboys releasing backup QB Orton NFL • The Dallas Cowboys are releasing Kyle Orton after their backup quarterback missed all the offseason workouts amid reports he was considering retirement. A person with knowledge...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58188290@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:08:04 MDT