Cowboys RBs coach: McFadden, Randle not 'lead dogs'
Running backs coach Gary Brown says there is no "lead dog" in the Cowboys backfield right now. Will Darren McFadden or Joseph Randle emerge as a true featured back once the season starts?
Darren McFadden: 'I feel like a rookie all over again'
Darren McFadden traded NFL cities for the first time in his pro career this offseason. The Dallas Cowboys running back said the move has rejuvenated him for the 2015 season.
Adrian Peterson not expected to get preseason carries
Minnesota Vikings fans will have to wait until the regular season to see Adrian Peterson. The running back is not expected to play during the preseason.
Fantasy football 2015 backfield situations by team
Sorting out the backfields of NFL rosters can be a difficult task. NFL Fantasy is here to help, with a complete breakdown of all 32 NFL backfields to help you prep for the fantasy football season.
Mario Williams not worried about yet another change
Bills defensive end Mario Williams is on his third head coach in Buffalo and, consequently, his third different defensive coordinator, but Williams says he isn't concerned about the coaching carousel.
Jones: Cowboys' running game better than last season
Jerry Jones reiterated his faith in the Dallas Cowboys' stable of running backs. The owner said he believes the totality of the running game is actually better than last season.
Cowboys high on RBs Darren McFadden, Ryan Williams
Cowboys executive VP Stephen Jones expressed confidence in Darren McFadden and Ryan Williams after failing to draft a tailback. Might the committee be even more productive than DeMarco Murray?
Chris Johnson to Dallas Cowboys: 'Come holler at me'
Emmitt Smith believes the Cowboys will be just fine in the backfield. Free-agent runner Chris Johnson, however, says there's still a missing piece -- him.
Emmitt Smith thinks Cowboys are fine at running back
While some might be raising an eyebrow at the Dallas Cowboys' running back depth chart, Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith is confident Darren McFadden and Co. will be fine behind that offensive line.
Cowboys comfortable passing on RBs during draft
There were 22 running backs selected in the 2015 draft, but zero will head to Dallas to play in the NFL. How do the Cowboys feel about Darren McFadden and their current stable of rushers?
Dallas Cowboys might be primed to take RB tonight
The Dallas Cowboys didn't address their running back need in the first round on Thursday. Will that change in Day 2 of the 2015 NFL Draft?
Jerry Jones: Drafting a RB 'not urgent' for Cowboys
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said on Tuesday drafting a running back is not urgent, but could they snag one in the mid-rounds?
Notable NFL roster cuts as teams reduce to 53
Champ Bailey was one of the most prominent names to join the unemployed list Saturday as the Saints and other NFL teams reached the 53-player limit. Follow our running tally of other notable cuts.
Miami tabs freshman Brad Kaaya to start at quarterback
True freshman quarterback Brad Kaaya will start Miami's season opener Sept. 1 at Louisville.
Committee Meetings: Downgrades for Bell, Murray?
In this week's Committee Meetings, we look at the backfield strategies the Pittsburgh Steelers and Dallas Cowboys have recently revealed which could mean drops in value for former No. 1 running backs.
Ten things you need to know from Wednesday's CFB fall camps
Training camps around college football continued on Wednesday and College Football 24/7 recaps some of the biggest news and nuggets you need to know from across the country.
Report: Miami's Kevin Olsen suspended for at least one game
Miami redshirt freshman Kevin Olsen, a potential starter at quarterback, reportedly will be suspended for at least one game.
2014 college football team rankings: 33-40
College Football 24/7 is unveiling its team rankings for the 2014 college football season, working backward from 128. Thus, the 12th batch of our rankings includes teams ranked 33rd through 40th.
Is Lance Dunbar a 'complete weapon' for Cowboys?
The Dallas Cowboys have high hopes for third-year running back Lance Dunbar. Can the diminutive rusher make plays -- and stay healthy -- behind starter DeMarco Murray this season?
Miami's Duke Johnson says he is game-ready right now
Miami running back Duke Johnson suffered a broken ankle in November, but he says he is healthy and ready to go for this fall.
Miami's Duke Johnson surprises couple by attending wedding
Miami running back Duke Johnson surprised a south Florida couple by showing up at their wedding.
St. Louis Rams' defense will fully blossom under Gregg Williams
With a stellar front featuring Chris Long and Robert Quinn, the St. Louis Rams' defense already was imposing. But Bucky Brooks thinks the unit could become special under new coordinator Gregg Williams.
Top 10 college football Comeback Player of the Year candidates
Miami tailback Duke Johnson and Maryland wide receiver Stefon Diggs are two of the top candidates for college football's Comeback Player of the Year award.