Found October 16, 2013 on Sports-Glory:

The Dallas Cowboys have terminated the contract of defensive tackle Jay Ratliff placing him on the failed physical list from Reserve/PUP (Physically Unable to Perform). Ratliff was eligible to come off the PUP list this week after suffering a hamstring injury in training camp, but Jerry Jones and the Cowboys decided to cut ties with the eight-year veteran Wednesday afternoon. Ratliff made four straight Pro Bowls from 2008-11, but played only six games last season, recording just 25 tackles and no sacks. Ratliff signed a a five-year extension that totaled out to $48.6 million.  The Cowboys will pay the majority of his $10.268 million cap charge next year. The post Cowboys release DT Jay Ratliff appeared first on Sports Glory.


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