Jori Epstein, USA TODAY

Jori Epstein

USA TODAY

Dallas, TX, United States

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  • El Paso Times
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  • Burlington TimesNews
  • The News Leader
  • The Clarion-Ledger
  • The Dallas Morning News
  • The Progress-Index
  • GoSanAngelo.com
  • ReporterNews
  • The Shreveport Times
  • Times Record News
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Recent articles by Jori:

Ex-Raiders WR Amari Cooper: Jon Gruden’s personality ‘impulsive’

Amari Cooper said he though Jon Gruden, who resigned as Raiders coach on Monday night, was impulsive but never racist or misogynistic. → Read More

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones responds to Jon Gruden’s resignation, leaked email comments

Jerry Jones said Tuesday that Jon Gruden's resignation as Raiders coach reminded the Cowboys owner "we are all accountable." → Read More

Trevon Diggs reveals time Nick Saban made him cry—and why the Cowboys star CB now thanks Alabama coach

Nick Saban's grand idea first left Trevon Diggs feeling hurt, but the Alabama coach ended up putting the future Cowboys CB on a track toward stardom. → Read More

Dallas Cowboys improve to 4-1 as New York Giants lose star offensive players to injuries

The Cowboys took advantage of a Giants team that had to forge on after injuries to Daniel Jones, Saquon Barkley and Kenny Golladay. → Read More

Cowboys rip through Panthers' top-ranked defense, hand Carolina first loss

The Cowboys piled up 20 unanswered points in the second half to break away from the Panthers and move to 3-1 on the season. → Read More

Dak Prescott, Ezekiel Elliott, Trevon Diggs lead Dallas Cowboys to defeat of Philadelphia Eagles on MNF

The Dallas Cowboys never trailed as they easily defeated the Philadelphia Eagles to take over first place in the NFC East. → Read More

Cowboys look to keep Eagles guessing with OC Kellen Moore's evolving offense

The Cowboys have displayed an offense that will threaten defenses in creative ways. Dallas hopes that can keep the Eagles on their toes on "MNF." → Read More

Cowboys zap Chargers with Greg Zuerlein's last-second 56-yard field goal for first win of season

The Cowboys avoided their first 0-2 start to a season since 2010 thanks to a last-minute drive and key field goal by Greg Zuerlein. → Read More

DeMarcus Lawrence suffers foot injury during Cowboys practice, no timetable for return

Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence fractured his foot during practice on Wednesday. Lawrence’s recovery timeline is unknown. → Read More

Cowboys QB Dak Prescott’s farewell to Tom Brady sends message about his confidence

Dak Prescott nearly put the Cowboys over the top against the Buccaneers, and the quarterback had a pointed message for Tom Brady afterward. → Read More

‘Ahead of the game’: How Cowboys QB Dak Prescott strengthened body, mind ahead of return from injury

Dak Prescott will make his much-anticipated return to regular-season action for the first time since his compound fracture and ankle dislocation. → Read More

Dallas Cowboys cut QBs Garrett Gilbert, Ben DiNucci to settle backup QB race

Garrett Gilbert and Ben DiNucci each started games last season when Dak Prescott was injured, but neither could beat out Cooper Rush this year. → Read More

Dallas Cowboys on 'Hard Knocks': CeeDee Lamb's circus-like catches, defensive dynamic highlight latest episode

Cameras caught CeeDee Lamb's highlight-reel catches, Ezekiel Elliott was thankful for a supply of baby powder on the latest "Hard Knocks." → Read More

Dallas Cowboys on 'Hard Knocks': From rookies to Jerry Jones, five key characters to keep your eye on

Consider QB Dak Prescott, rookie LB Micah Parsons and, of course, owner Jerry Jones among those to watch when HBO's "Hard Knocks" premieres Tuesday. → Read More

Dallas Cowboys on 'Hard Knocks': From rookies to Jerry Jones, five key characters to keep your eye on

Consider QB Dak Prescott, rookie LB Micah Parsons and, of course, owner Jerry Jones among those to watch when HBO's "Hard Knocks" premieres Tuesday. → Read More

Cowboys QB Dak Prescott makes his mindset clear: 'I've buried the injury'

After participating in two days of Cowboys minicamp practices this week, quarterback Dak Prescott emphasizes that last year's injury is behind him. → Read More

Dallas Cowboys DE Randy Gregory gives mental health update as he chases 2021 breakout

Cowboys DE Randy Gregory is proud of the progress he's made mentally and physically over the past year and savors his first full offseason since 2015. → Read More

I wrote Max Glauben’s Holocaust survival memoir. Here’s what it was like.

This column is part of our ongoing Opinion commentary on faith, called Living Our Faith. Get weekly roundups of the project in your email inbox by signing... → Read More

Students of the game: Women moving in, moving up into NFL scouting jobs

NFL teams promoted at least seven women with scouting responsibilities this month, with many others working in similar jobs around the league. → Read More

Students of the game: Women moving in, moving up into NFL scouting jobs

NFL teams promoted at least seven women with scouting responsibilities this month, with many others working in similar jobs around the league. → Read More