Good Friday turned into a great Friday for Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo. Romo would have been in the final year of his contract in 2013. His new deal, which would keep him with the Cowboys to the 2019 season, was worth US$108 million with US$55 million guaranteed, sources said.Sunday, 31 March, 2013, 4:56am
With quarterback Robert Griffin III and fellow rookie Alfred Morris leading the way, the Washington Redskins beat Dallas 28-18 to capture the last NFL play-off berth.
In the final game of the regular season, Morris rushed for a career-best 200 yards and three touchdowns to help the Redskins claim the NFC East division crown in a must-win game against their bitter division rivals.1 Jan 2013 - 5:58am
"R-G-3!" was all Redskins fans needed to chant when they wanted to express their love for Robert Griffin III. For the lesser-known rookie, they opted for his whole name: "Alf-red Mor-ris!"1 Jan 2013 - 3:21am
Green Bay and Baltimore secured play-off berths and the Dallas Cowboys boosted their post-season chances with a 27-24 overtime victory over Pittsburgh on "Showdown Sunday" in the National Football League.18 Dec 2012 - 2:17am
Robert Griffin III walked gingerly through the Washington Redskins' locker room, his sprained right knee in a big black brace.
His teammates stood at their lockers, mixing together the emotions of an improbable 31-28 overtime win over the Baltimore Ravens with the fear that their franchise player could be seriously hurt.11 Dec 2012 - 2:31am
Faultless Schwartzel cruises to Thai victory10 Dec 2012 - 2:44am
Anyone who followed American football back in the late 1970s will know Roger Staubach as the star quarterback of the celebrated multi-Superbowl-winning Dallas Cowboys, then known as America's Team. Now the athlete is a multimillionaire property developer with more than 1,300 employees.7 Apr 2006 - 12:00am
Sports fans know there are few things as important in life as a big game.
And for Hong Kong's American community few games get bigger than yesterday's Super Bowl XXXI, in which the Green Bay Packers beat the New England Patriots 35-21.
Among the Packers fans cheering on their team was bar manager Stephanie Hogan.28 Jan 1997 - 12:00am
AN estimated US$350 million was bet on the outcome of the Dallas Cowboys-San Francisco 49ers American Football game at Texas Stadium, Dallas, on Sunday.
According to reports, most of the bets were illegal and it was the most heavily gambled game in the National Football League so far this season.15 Nov 1995 - 12:00am
SUSPENDED Dallas Cowboys NFL defenders Leon Lett and Clayton Holmes have tested positive for marijuana and cocaine.
The Dallas Morning News said Lett tested positive for marijuana and results of a urine test showed Holmes had used cocaine.6 Nov 1995 - 12:00am