Josh Brent

Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent, center, leaves court in Dallas on Dec. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/David Woo, Pool, File)

Cowboys’ Brent reinstated, suspended for 10 games

Former Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent is being allowed to return to the NFL, though he won’t play right away. The NFL on Tuesday outlined a series of conditions Brent must meet to be […]

09/02/2014

Josh Brent, left, former Dallas Cowboys NFL football player, listens with one of his lawyers Kevin Brooks while the punishment for his intoxication manslaughter conviction is read in court  Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Pool/LM Otero, Pool)

Ex-Cowboy Brent gets 180 days in jail, probation

DALLAS (AP) — Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent avoided prison Friday and instead was sentenced to 180 days in jail and 10 years of probation for a drunken car crash that killed his friend […]

01/24/2014

Former Dallas Cowboys NFL football player Josh Brent looks on court after he was found guilty of intoxication manslaughter Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014 in Dallas, for a fiery wreck that killed his teammate and close friend, Jerry Brown. (AP Photo/The Dallas Morning News,  Nathan Hunsinger)

Mother of ex-Cowboy’s victim stands behind him

DALLAS (AP) — As former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent was convicted of intoxication manslaughter and confronted with the possibility of spending up to 20 years in prison, the mother of the man he killed […]

01/22/2014

Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent, center, leaves court in Dallas on Dec. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/David Woo, Pool, File)

Ex-Cowboy convicted of intoxication manslaughter

DALLAS (AP) — Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent was convicted of intoxication manslaughter Wednesday for a fiery wreck that killed his teammate and close friend, Jerry Brown. He faces up to 20 years in […]

01/22/2014

Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent, center, leaves court in Dallas on Dec. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/David Woo, Pool, File)

Cowboys DT Brent retires, charged in fatal crash

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent retired from football Thursday, saying “doing the right things in life” is more important as he prepares to defend himself against a manslaughter charge in […]

07/18/2013

Jerry Brown of the Dallas Cowboys (AP Photo)

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says team is grieving

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cowboys bowed their heads, put hands over their hearts and honored a teammate killed in a car accident during a moment of silence before their game on Sunday, their minds never […]

12/09/2012

Josh Brent, Dallas Cowboys nose tackle  (Irving Police Department photo / AP)

Cowboys involved in fatal wreck were close friends

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Josh Brent and Jerry Brown met in college, forming a close, unshakeable bond. Having realized his NFL dream, Brent was trying to help his roommate do the same. But Brent wasn’t in the game on Sunday. He was in jail.

12/09/2012

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