Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 7/10/13
The Dallas Cowboys and fantasy football players have not always been a healthy marriage. From several running back busts like Felix Jones and Marion Barber to the inconsistency of Tony Romo, selecting a Cowboy early in your draft can be seen as a risk. However, that risk has lessened with the emergence of DeMarco Murray at running back. He solidified himself as a solid No. 1 running back in the NFL, playing under a lot of pressure being the go-to guy for America's Team.Then he was bitten by the injury bug, sustaining an ankle injury in 2011 and a foot injury in 2012. Unable to play in all 16 regular season games of his first two seasons diminishes his fantasy value greatly. Durability is key for running backs that are potential first round picks. Murray has the potential, but is a risky pick to take early in the draft.This is where Joseph Randle comes in. The 5th round pick out of Oklahoma State was a great value for where he was taken in the draft. Critics will question Randle's si...
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Tom Coughlin: Victor Cruz not expected to practice this week

Report: Redskins ownership won't let coaches bail on RG3

D'Angelo Russell: 'There's a lot of spoiled Lakers fans'

Terry Collins didn't challenge double out of fear of HR

Has Tim Lincecum thrown his last pitch for the Giants?

Jerry Jones is enthralled with ‘vintage’ Darren McFadden


Report: Three NFL head coaches were interested in Michigan job

Odell Beckham Jr. is not intimidated of Darrelle Revis

Chargers say Seahawks DE took cheap shot at Philip Rivers

Rex Ryan jabs Jets for passing on Martavis Bryant?

Jay Gruden backing down from support of RG3 as starter

Ukwuachu rape victim hires firm that prosecuted Winston

All Sports News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

U.S. Open men's preview

U.S. Open women's preview

D'Angelo Russell zings Lakers fans

Every NBA division's most interesting rookie for 2015-16

Fantasy football round-by-round draft strategy

Ronda Rousey's Carl’s Jr. ad

The WWE Divas Revolution is getting ugly

The NFL’s season kickoff isn’t going as planned, but plans don’t matter in the NFL

The Opening Drive: What happened to all the great Michigan tailbacks?

The 1980s Lakers represent the NBA’s ultimate creation story

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker