IRVING -- The Dallas Cowboys had three weeks of training camp workouts in California and Denver -- with one day off -- and two pre-season losses.
Now the Cowboys are home and preparing to face Houston on Friday at Texas Stadium.
The Texans have won both of their pre-season games.
Coach Wade Phillips says the Cowboys need more playing time to
come together as a team.
The Dallas starters are expected to play into the second half on
Friday, and maybe into the fourth quarter.
Dallas could have Pro Bowl cornerback Terence Newman (groin) and nickel linebacker Kevin Burnett (left knee) back for the September
7th opener at Cleveland.
-- Adam "Pacman" Jones, who had a 24-yard punt return and a
near-interception in his second game, said he feels like he's
-- Rookie running back Felix Jones, who's a first-round draft
pick, hasn't been a kick returner yet. Phillips said "certainly
Felix is capable." in kick returns, but that there are other
options and Jones is already becoming an integral part of the