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Did Jerry Jones want enough cap room to add Peterson?

It has become very clear over the past several weeks that Adrian Peterson no longer wants to play for the Minnesota Vikings. What is less clear is where he might end up if the Vikings grant him his wish. Are the Dallas Cowboys still in the mix? According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, Cowboys owner Jerry...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Jerry Jones says Darren McFadden has 'the kinds of skills that got him drafted with the fourth pick in the draft'

Dallas Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones endorsed new running back Darren McFadden by saying he still has the 'skills that got him drafted with the fourth pick' in the 2008 NFL Draft. "Yes, he would have liked to have had a more productive career [in Oakland]," Jones said, via CBS Sports. "But the kinds of skills that got him drafted with the fourth pick in the draft...
Via 60 Max Power O
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Terrance Williams: Unsung Hero of Cowboys’ Offense

Every hero has his sidekick – even on the football field. If Dez Bryant is the Batman of the Dallas Cowboys offense, that makes Terrance Williams his reliable sidekick, Robin. Dez and Williams are the caped crusaders of America’s Team. An underrated and overshadowed wide receiver, Terrance Williams’ big play ability has helped... -- Click the title above to read the full article...
Via Blue Star Times
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Bisexual NFL player is offended by Michael Sam's comments

A unidentified bisexual NFL player has reportedly spoken with TMZ Sports, stating that comments made by Michael Sam that were directed at other gay NFL players were offensive to him. Sam indicated last week that he was not the only gay player in the NFL. The player, who did not wish to be identified by name, and has played for several seasons, then responded with his view on the...
Via Sportsnaut
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

ESPN analysts give Cowboys a 'B' for offseason moves

According to the Dallas News, ESPN analysts including Bill Polian, Louis Riddick and Mike Sando evaluated the Cowboys offseason moves and America's team landed a solid ‘B’ ranking. "The pressure is on the Cowboys to replace [DeMarco] Murray. If they do that successfully, free agency is going to look like a success. It already has big potential with [Greg] Hardy adding a badly...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Now That The Draft Is Over, Jerry Jones Thinks That The Cowboys Are A Better Team ow

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has always been known to be a straight shooter when it comes to answering questions. After finishing 8-8 last season, Jones said that the Cowboys were in for a uncomfortable off season. Well after finishing up what most would think was a defensive draft, Jones was asked if he felt like the Cowboys got better.   “Yes, we are better,” Jones said...
Via No Guts, No Glory
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PHOTO: Tony Romo and Jason Garrett in Houston for the Duke-Gonzaga Game

In a few weeks they will have to start figuring out how to fill the hole they know have at running back, but in the meantime the Dallas Cowboys head coach and his quarterback just want to be fans of their favorite college basketball team.With the Duke-Gonzaga game a short drive away or an even shorter flight from Dallas there was little chance Tony Romo and Jason Garret were going...
Via FatManWriting
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Photo: Tony Romo, Jason Garrett In Houston To Support Duke vs. Gonzaga

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and head coach Jason Garrett have never been shy about their love for the Duke Blue Devils – they’ve been spotted attending home games and hanging out with players in the locker room. Sunday night, it looks like the duo will be in Houston to watch their favorite college basketball squad try to reach this year’s Final Four. Laura Keeley of...
Via College Spun
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Cowboys show salary cap discipline by letting DeMarco Murray walk

Dallas Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones had a big decision to make on his former running back DeMarco Murray, re-sign him to a contract that would handcuff the team, or let the talented rusher go to find greener pastures. In the past, Jones would write a big check to check to keep a good thing going; however, the light seems to have come on that sometimes you have to...
Via 60 Max Power O
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Will the Cowboys Select in Round One?

Before the hectic draft month of April begins, the crew at TopSportsReport decided it would be a smart time to write a 1st round mock draft.  John Miceli decided to write the article.  He carefully made selections for each team and explained each selection in this article. Check out who John Miceli selected for the Dallas Cowboys on behalf of Jason Garrett and Jerry Jones. NFL...
Via TopSportsReport
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5 Positional Needs the Cowboys Could Address in Round One

Defensive Tackle  View image | With Henry Melton’s departure in free agency, this need became even more apparent.  The Cowboys need work on the defensive line, especially on the interior of the defensive line.  This draft would be an excellent one in terms of the ability to add talent at this position. Potential selections: Malcom Brown, Jordan Phillips...
Via TopSportsReport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Sam: 'I'm not the only gay person in the NFL'

When Michael Sam fell to the seventh round of the 2014 NFL draft after earning SEC Defensive Player of the Year honors the previous season, there were some who raised concerns about how the league handled the first openly gay draft prospect. Those concerns has been quieted to an extent due to Sam’s struggles making the transition to the NFL. Originally considered a mid-round pick...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

First 'National Fantasy Football Convention' to star Tony Romo

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo not only plays NFL football, but he must have a knack for fantasy football. It is being reported that the signal caller is heading up the first-ever “National Fantasy Football Convention.” This looks to be a star-studded event that headlines players such as Randall Cobb, Eddie Lacy, Julio Jones, Rob Gronkowski and DeMarco Murray. Speaking...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Team to Beat in the NFC?

The Dallas Cowboys appeared to be on an against all odds run when it all came crashing down with a controversial call on a Dez Bryant non-catch. Aaron Rodgers would have gotten the ball back regardless, so it’s impossible to forecast how the game would have turned out regardless. All there is to do now is look forward. Is the Cowboys smash mouth, offensive line heavy, and opportunistic...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys’ Dez Bryant has not signed franchise tag

The Greg Hardy news circulating the media all week has overshadowed the Dez Bryant franchise tag situation. Or has it? Dez Bryant has yet to sign his franchise tag agreement. Is that worrisome? Although he would be scheduled to make nearly 13 million dollars if he were to sign it, Bryant clearly stated during the season that he would be highly disappointed if he were franchise tagged...
Via cover32
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Patience is the answer in the Brandon Carr dilemma

Does anyone remember what happened with right tackle Doug Free two years ago? If not, allow me to refresh your memory. After two solid seasons from 2009-2010, Free regressed and seemingly lost his confidence and technique for the next two seasons, 2011-2012. After that 2012 campaign (around mid-May 2013 to be exact), Free was asked by the Dallas Cowboys front office to take a substantial...
Via cover32
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Agent: Michael Sam was 'flat-out horrible' at veteran combine

Michael Sam’s dream of playing in professional football still is alive. But it appears the road back to an NFL roster will be a difficult one.   The 25-year-old defensive end out of Missouri participated in this weekend’s veteran’s combine — along with older free agents such as Michael Bush and Brady Quinn — and according to TMZ Sports, things didn’t go too well...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Adrian Peterson wants out & the Dallas Cowboys will deal for the right price

Even though they apparently couldn’t afford to keep DeMarco Murray around, the Dallas Cowboys are willing to deal for Adrian Peterson, according to a report by Jane McManus of ESPN: Reports that Cowboys also looking at Adrian Peterson for right price. Because you don't want to overspend on redemption. — Jane McManus (@janesports) March 24, 2015 This comes on the heels of an...
Via cover32
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Greg Hardy: Hardly a sure thing for Cowboys

The most controversial free agent deal this season comes from a franchise that seems to bask in the glory of making news. Last week the Dallas Cowboys signed defensive end Greg Hardy, who was suspended for all but one game last season, to a one-year deal that could be worth $13.1 million with incentives.  According to, "Hardy will earn a base salary of $745,000, $9,255...
Via Football By Football
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: 3 NFL Draft Prospects to replace Murray

The biggest known secret for the Dallas Cowboys off-season was that they were not willing to pay Demarco Murray $8 million per season. So instead, Demarco went to Philadelphia and signed with the Eagles, an NFC East division rival. According to ESPN Dallas, Murray signed a 5 year, $42 million dollar deal, a deal Dallas did not want to match. There might be a number of reasons why...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Does Greg Hardy solve Cowboys pass rush needs?

The Dallas Cowboys, in somewhat of a shocking move, signed controversial defensive end Greg Hardy to a one-year deal that could be worth over 13 million dollars with incentives. From an X’s and O’s standpoint, Hardy could not be a more perfect fit for the team. However, head coach Jason Garrett’s liking for the “right kind of guy” to build his team around made many think...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas mayor: Cowboys signing Greg Hardy is ‘a shot in the gut’

The Dallas Cowboys subjected the organization to some semblance of scrutiny by signing Greg Hardy to a one-year deal. Count Dallas mayor Mike Rawlings among those questioning the decision. After a local sports anchor blasted the team with a lengthy, on-air diatribe, in which he questioned why the Cowboys would elect to bring in a...Read More The post Dallas mayor refers to Cowboys...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas sports anchor blasts Cowboys for signing Greg Hardy

Dale Hansen of WFAA-TV in Dallas is one of the most opinionated sports anchors in the country, and he often raises some very valid points. During Wednesday night’s newscast, Hansen unloaded on the Dallas Cowboys for signing defensive tackle Greg Hardy. The rant is worth watching in its entirety. Hansen blasted everyone from Cowboys ownership...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

The Cowboys disgracefully sign Greg Hardy

The National Football League is about winning. On Wednesday, the Dallas Cowboys proved that notion once again, inking Greg Hardy to a one-year, $11.3 million contract, according to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk. Hardy’s base salary is only $750K, with incentives and bonuses making up the rest. In 2012 and 2013, Hardy was one of the best defensive ends in football with a combined...
Via This Given Sunday
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Closing in on Greg Hardy

Yesterday we heard the rumors, and the dominos appear to falling towards a contract with the Dallas Cowboys. Greg Hardy was in Dallas this afternoon, and will continue to talk with the Cowboys this evening. ESPN’s Adam Schefter has the latest on Hardy: FWIW: Free-agent DE Greg Hardy is scheduled to take a physical with the Cowboys in the morning. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
13 days ago  |  Discuss

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