• In this Feb. 9, 2015, file photo, Carolina Panthers' defensive end Greg Hardy arrives at the Mecklenburg County Courthouse on the first day of his domestic violence appeal trial in Charlotte, N.C. Hardy has returned from a four-game suspension over his role in a domestic violence case. If Hardy plays for the Cowboys on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, against Super Bowl champion New England (3-0), it will be his first game since last year's season opener with Carolina. (AP Photo/Chris Keane, File)

    Hardy returns from 4-game suspension, says focus on football

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — Greg Hardy chose to talk about football just about every time he was asked about the domestic violence case that led to the Dallas defensive end’s four-game suspension.

  • Dallas Stars center Tyler Seguin (91) skates with the puck past Chicago Blackhawks left wing Andrew Desjardins (11) during the first period of a preseason NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

    Stars add title experience behind high-scoring Seguin, Benn

    DALLAS (AP) — Dallas will try to convert a second straight promising offseason into a trip to the playoffs, something the disappointing team couldn’t do last season because of a slow start and another slump triggered by a key injury.

  • Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett watches from the sideline in the first half of an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans, Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

    Cowboys RB Dunbar out for season with left knee injury

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — Already 0-2 without injured stars Tony Romo and Dez Bryant, Dallas must move on without the versatility of running back Lance Dunbar because of a season-ending knee injury.

  • TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin (2) looks to throw in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against Texas, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

    Boykin throws 5 TDs, No. 4 TCU blows out Texas 50-7

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Trevone Boykin threw five touchdown passes, including four to freshman KaVontae Turpin, and No. 4 TCU rode a 30-point first quarter to a 50-7 rout of Texas on Saturday.

  • Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman (24) has his mask held by Dallas Cowboys' J.J. Wilcox (27) as Freeman scored a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

    After poor showing, Cowboys’ D visits site of 2013 meltdown

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — Dallas defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli isn’t looking for a turnaround from a unit that crumbled against Atlanta after a strong start the first two weeks of the season.