Found March 08, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
According to NFL agent Jordan Woy, his client, Cowboys’ linebacker Anthony Spencer, his client has signed his franchise tender. This is great news for the Cowboys, because this means Spencer doesn’t intend on holding out. I still believe both sides will work on a long-term deal and if something can’t get done, the Cowboys will attempt to trade Spencer.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = ''+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })();

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Cowboys, Dan Connor working on a new contract

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Spencer, Melton sign their tenders

Two of the eight veterans designated as franchise players by their respective teams have already decided to sign their tender offers. Dallas Cowboys defensive end Anthony Spencer and Chicago Bears defensive tackle Henry Melton will soon be inking one-year contracts with their respective teams, agent Jordan Woy said Friday afternoon in a Twitter posting. Spencer was tagged for a...

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