Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 2/13/13
Dallas Cowboys linebacker Anthony Spencer wants to stay and Dallas, and the Cowboys would really like to have him back. So what's it going to take? "We're always in the business of keeping great football players," Cowboys Executive VP Stephen Jones said, via The Dallas Morning News. "And he is one of those." The team was able to hold onto him via the franchise tag last season at $8.8 million, and he had a pretty good year, recording 11 sacks and a team-leading 95 tackles. Now, with the team sitting roughly about $20 million over the estimated $121 million salary camp for 2013, they have a tough decision ahead to keep Spencer happy and more importantly, in a Cowboys uniform. "Unfortunately, you've got to make difficult decisions," Jones said. "What that will entail we don't know quite yet. We'll be moving forward in a quick way. But obviously Anthony Spencer represents everything we want to be about. He plays hard. His leadership is tremendous. And then on top of that, he's a great football player."
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