Why Re-signing Terrance Williams Was “Very Important” To The Cowboys

PHOENIX – When free agency began March 9, there seemed to be uncertainty – at least outside the organization – whether the Cowboys could re-sign starting wide receiver Terrance Wil
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With Free’s Future Uncertain, Newly-Signed Tackle Will Create Competition

PHOENIX – Two weeks after reports surfaced that Doug Free intends to retire from football, the Cowboys signed six-year veteran Byron Bell for depth at offensive tackle this past Fr
6 hours ago

Spotlight On The Cowboys Ring Of Honor: Don Meredith

One of the most fun Cowboys ever, “Dandy Don” Meredith. “Dandy Don” Meredith is generally credited as being the second member of the Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor even though he and teammate Don Perkins were both inducted at the same time. This is for no other reason than alphabetically speaking Meredith comes before Perkins. Meredith was a local boy that made good. From...
Via Blogging The Boys
6 hours ago

Stephen Jones: “Inordinately Strong” Draft Talent On Defense Will Be A Focus

PHOENIX – The Cowboys aren’t finished addressing their defense this offseason, particularly in the upcoming NFL Draft.
6 hours ago

Cowboys Are Tied With Patriots For The Most Successful Drafts Since 2000

Both the Cowboys and Patriots have had immense draft success but Dallas has not translated it into playoff wins. The Dallas Cowboys are tied with the New England Patriots with 79 total players since 2000 that have been drafted and selected to the Pro Bowl or to the AP 1st-Team Selections. Cheers to the folks at @DeeepThreat for compiling this dataset. Examining the list above...
Via Blogging The Boys
9 hours ago

2017 NFL Draft: Dallas Cowboys 5 Biggest Needs Post-Free Agency

Via FOX Sports
11 hours ago

Cowboys RB Rod Smith Should Contend for 2017 Roster

While his brother Jaylon will command our attention this offseason, running back Rod Smith should not be ignored. After playing 17 games for Dallas over the last two seasons, Smith will return with an excellent opportunity to make the 2017 roster. To my surprise, Rod Smith made last year’s team at final cuts. He did not win the fullback job over Keith Smith but still emerged...
Via Inside The Star
11 hours ago

Michael Irvin weighs in on Ezekiel Elliott's recent behavior

Michael Irvin wants Ezekiel Elliott to realize the mantle of responsibility that comes from being a star of the Dallas Cowboys.“Not to ever make an excuse for anybody, but he’s a young guy,” Irvin said while appearing KRLD, via the Dallas Morning News. “And I don’t mind a guy having fun and all of that. But I need him to understand the enormity of everything surrounding...
Via Sportsnaut
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Cowboys 53-Man Roster if Offseason Ended Today

While the NFL free agent market seems to have come to a sudden halt recently, there is still plenty of offseason left for the Dallas Cowboys to add new talent and make other other moves, Next month’s NFL Draft is major event still coming, but free agency is also far from over. Today, I thought it would be a good exercise to construct a 53-man roster using just the players...
Via Inside The Star
14 hours ago

Michael Irvin: Ezekiel Elliott has to learn how big being a Cowboys star is

Hall of Fame Cowboys receiver Michael Irvin thinks there’s a special kind of scrutiny that comes with being a star player on the Dallas Cowboys, and Ezekiel Elliott needs to learn that. Irvin said on KRLD that Elliott has to understand that the kind of attention he got as a star player in college will…
Via Pro Football Talk
15 hours ago

Byron Bell Brings Position Versatility, Massive Size To Cowboys OL (Film Review)

While the Cowboys have had the luxury of stability and health across their offensive line over the past few seasons, the departure of Ronald Leary and retirement of Doug Free add a few question marks to the Dallas depth up-front. To help secure their tackle depth, the Cowboys signed former Panthers and Titans offensive lineman Byron Bell for the 2017 season. Though he missed...
Via Inside The Star
15 hours ago

Perception Vs Plan: Despite All The Hand-Wringing, The Cowboys Seem To Be Right On Course

There is a fairly widespread (although not universal) belief the Cowboys lost control of free agency. It is erroneous. It never seems to fail. During the offseason - well, almost anytime, really - there are statements made about the Dallas Cowboys by both local and national writers who cover them that seem to completely misunderstand what the team is doing. One of the latest was...
Via Blogging The Boys
16 hours ago

Anthony Brown is ready to step up for the Dallas Cowboys

For fans of the Dallas cowboys, this free agency period of 2017 has been one for the ages. Pretty much the entire defensive backfield has signed on with other teams and it has left many fans wondering what is to come next season. You know that saying though? “When life throws you lemons, make some lemonade.” (Or something of that nature) Well the Cowboys plan to do just that...
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Michael Irvin rips Texans for not trading for Tony Romo

Michael Irvin thinks the Houston Texans have made a huge mistake by not trading for Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo.Irvin appeared on Tiki and Tierney on CBS Sports Radio Thursday and was highly critical of the Texans for refusing to make the move now.“If I’m a fan of the Houston Texans, I’m protesting so much right now,” Irvin said. “What are you doing? You mean to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Report: CBS wants to add Tony Romo to broadcasting team

If Tony Romo doesn’t want to keep playing football, it sounds like he’ll have his share of offers.According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, CBS has joined FOX in trying to hire the Dallas Cowboys quarterback for their broadcast coverage. That makes NBC the only NFL broadcast partner that hasn’t been linked to Romo, and they don’t broadcast the number of games FOX and CBS do. It...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tony Romo-Jason Garrett relationship strained after speech

Tony Romo and Jason Garrett used to have a close relationship beyond being just a quarterback and coach. They used to be spotted together during the offseason, but that’s not the case now.For the first time in his career, Romo is expected to play for another team next season. He had been coached by Garrett since 2007 and spent his entire career in Dallas. Moving on to a new team...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns sign free agent kicker Brett Maher

CLEVELAND (AP) The Browns signed free agent kicker Brett Maher to compete with Cody Parkey for the starting job. Maher spent the past three seasons in the Canadian Football League, where he connected on 41 of 50 field-goal tries and scored 161 points for Winnipeg, Ottawa and Hamilton. The 27-year-old signed with the New York Jets after playing at Nebraska. He also spent time...
Via Associated Press
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys re-sign Darren McFadden and Johnathan Cooper

FRISCO, Texas (AP) -- The Dallas Cowboys have re-signed veteran running back Darren McFadden and guard Jonathan Cooper. McFadden will go into his 10th NFL season as a backup to Ezekiel Elliott, the league's leading rushing as a rookie last season. Cooper adds depth on the offensive line that lost Ron Leary to Denver in free agency. The Cowboys made the moves Thursday. McFadden joined...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Spielman: ‘Insane to justify’ Ezekiel Elliott’s behavior

Chris Spielman, a College Football Hall of Famer and an NFL great, isn’t amused by the recent antics of fellow Ohio State alum Ezekiel Elliott.Elliott recently was caught pulling down the top of a woman he was partying with on a rooftop during a St. Patrick’s Day parade in Dallas.Many might view his behavior as totally harmless, but a woman’s group recently called for the NFL...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL insider eviscerates Ezekiel Elliott over recent conduct

Ezekiel Elliott has found himself at the center of a firestorm thanks to his conduct during a recent parade where he was caught on video pulling down a woman’s top, exposing her breast. And now one of the preeminent NFL insiders has taken the Dallas Cowboys running back to task over his troublesome antics.Sports Illustrated’s Peter King on Wednesday morning made an appearance...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
11 days ago  |  Discuss

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