Former Dallas Cowboy donates service dog to Quinlan family Posted in: News The family of former Dallas Cowboys tight end Jay Novacek donated a black Labradoodle to a Quinlan family that suffered the loss of a their service dog and family pet Retriever, Journey. Novacek played for the Dallas Cowboys during the 1990’s during the time the Cowboys made it to the Super ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!