Found February 22, 2013 on
Football Extra Points:
The Cowboys Jerry Jones is the most famous Owner in all sports. He owns the most recognized brand in the NFL and recently build a monument of a stadium in Texas.
The only problem is that he's also the GM. The Cowboys haven't made a playoff run this century and they struggled to find the right coach. Jerry brings a new coach in every few years and ends up running them out of town. The only reason Garrett still has a job is because Jerry Jones knows he can push him around and keep active in the coaching decisions.
The Cowboys cannot win a Super Bowl with Jerry Jones as GM. They also can't land a big time coach like John Gruden with Jerry this active.
Here's a look at my pre-combine mock draft.
1 Chiefs Luke Joeckel, OT, Texas A&M
2 Jaguars Jarvis Jones, DE, Georgia
3 Raiders Damontre Moore, DE, Texas A&M
4 Eagles DeMarcus Milliner, CB, Alabama
5 Lions Bjoern Werner, DE, Florida State
6 Browns Barkevious Mingo, DE...
BEST OF MAXIM
Cowboys’ executive vice president Stephen Jones isn’t happy with the team's running back situation, and plans on doing something about it in the draft.
The Cowboys are happy about DeMarco Murray, but after that they feel there is a big drop off. The often injured Felix Jones never filled his vast potential; however, his time is winding down as well as his body.
Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett met with the media on Friday at the NFL Scouting Combine and was asked about the future of defensive tackle Jay Ratliff.
Garrett replied by saying that he “absolutely” expects Ratliff to remain with the Cowboys for the 2013 season.
It’s interesting that Garrett would come out and commit to Ratliff with all of his off the field issues...
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was asked if the simplicity of Monte Kiffin’s defense is what made him bring Kiffin in as their new defensive coordinator. Jones went on to say former defensive coordinator Rob Ryan had too many schemes. “I think Rob is a very smart guy,” Jones said, per the Dallas Morning News. “His schemes are very sound. There are a lot of schemes. That...
Last night we mentioned that ESPNDallas.com has indicated that the Dallas Cowboys aren’t in a hurry to sign quarterback Tony Romo to an extension.
Today Cowboys vice president Stephen Jones told 105.3 The Fan in Dallas that they’ve opened contract negotiations with Romo’s reps to work on getting an extension done.
“We have a great quarterback and he deserves to be paid,’’...
Four-time Pro Bowler Jay Ratliff experienced a tumultuous 2012 season with the Dallas Cowboys plagued by injuries, a locker-room conflict with owner Jerry Jones, and last month, a DUI arrest.
Nevertheless, the Cowboys on Friday left no doubt about the team's plans for Ratliff to remain with the team this year.
"Absolutely," coach Jason Garrett said from the NFL Scouting...
With only one year left on his current contract, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is scheduled to be a free agent at the conclusion of next season. With a $16.8 million cap hit coming, many assumed at some point the two sides will begin talks on a new extension. According to Cowboys executive V.P. Stephen Jones, those talks have officially begun.
Jones had this to say about...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter tweets that WR Miles Austin could be a ”potential salary cap casualty” in the next few days as the Cowboys look to free up some much needed cap room.
Schefter adds that Dallas is “roughly $18 million over the cap” and cutting Austin loose would free up $3.6 million.
Austin, 28, could also be approached about restructuring his contract. He’s dealt...
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones sat down with some local Dallas reporters as well as some national reporters on his brand luxury bus in Indianapolis to talk about the future of his team.
Jones indicated that they haven’t begun contract talks with quarterback Tony Romo yet, despite a report that claims they have. He did mention that he has...
Someone stop the presses, if this were a newspaper. A member of the Dallas Cowboys organization has told the truth. No, I'm serious.
After a week of Stephen Jones saying hilarious things, such as the club's No. 1 need on defense being safety, a member of the organization has been injected with truth serum. None other than head coach Jason Garrett took the podium Friday in...
The police department in Irving, Texas has been quite busy with the Josh Brent intoxication manslaughter case that killed former teammate Jerry Brown. Now word is he was driving at “burying the needle” speeds before the tragic crash that killed his friend. The blood alcohol concentration of Josh Brent was made public weeks ago, and back then we learned of the absurd amount of...
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones admitted to ESPN’s Ed Werder as well as a bunch of other reporters that he knows linebacker Anthony Spencer isn’t going to accept the offer he makes him to stay in Dallas and not leave in free agency next month.
“The number I have in mind is much less than he’s going to take,” said Jones.
It sounds like Jones has accepted that fact that...
The Dallas Cowboys haven’t made the playoffs in three straight seasons and, even with a flurry of offseason moves already, could make it four in a row in 2013.
At the head of that problem is Jerry Jones, the eccentric owner who doesn’t know how to keep from meddling in player personnel, and just below him is head coach Jason Garrett, who has been anything but innovative since...