Found June 25, 2013 on Fox Sports:
Dallas defensive end Anthony Spencer is likely to play a second straight season under a one-year contract after talks with the Cowboys failed to produce a long-term deal. Spencer's agent, Jordan Woy, said Tuesday that both sides are happy even without a deal. Spencer said earlier this month he wasn't worried about his contract situation. He can't sign a multiyear deal after July 15. The 29-year-old Spencer signed a $10.6 million tender in March after Dallas put the franchise tag on him for the second year in a row. Spencer made $8.8 million in 2012, when he led the Cowboys with a career-high 106 tackles and had his first double-digit sack season with 11. Spencer is moving from linebacker to defensive end with the Cowboys switching to the 4-3.

Report: Cowboys, Anthony Spencer break off contract talks

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Cowboys and Anthony Spencer’s agent Jordan Woy have broken off contract talks. I used the term "broken off" for Anthony Spencer talks. A better way to say it is both sides are fine with a one-year deal at this point. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) June 25, 2013 .@JordanWoy told me: "Both sides have diligently tried...

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Cowboys & Anthony Spencer End Talks Regarding Long-Term Extension

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