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IRVING, Texas (AP) -- The Dallas Cowboys have signed center Phil Costa to a two-year contract, pulling off another deal to save salary cap space.
Costa's agent, George Mavrikes, told The Associated Press on Saturday that Costa's 2.7 million, two-year deal includes a 450,000 signing bonus for 950,000 guaranteed this season.
That will be a savings on the cap for the Cowboys...
Extension, extension, extension is all you hear about regarding Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys want to extend Romo to free cap space to re-sign players and target free agents; why Romo would want an extension other than getting some guaranteed money is anyone’s guess?
However, even though the drums are beating for a Romo extension, he doesn’t have to do it. The...
Todd Archer of ESPN Dallas reports that a source has informed him that the Cowboys have re-signed restricted free agent C Phil Costa to a two-year deal.
This will allow the Cowboys to keep Costa under team control through the 2014 season at a reduced cap figure. Clearly, this is a win-win situation for the Cowboys as they’re still looking to get under the 2013 salary cap.
The Dallas Cowboys announced Thursday that cornerback Brandon Carr was one of five players to restructure his contract in order to help the franchise get under the NFL's 123 million salary cap.
Carr, who signed a five-year, 50.1 million deal last year, had his 2013 base salary reduced from 14.3 million to 715,000, according to Spotrac.com. The remainder of his salary was transferred...
Brandon Carr has found time to take a few vacations since his football season came to an end on Dec. 30. The Dallas Cowboys cornerback went to Disneyland with his daughter the first week of the playoffs because he couldn't stand to watch the games on TV. He then visited New Orleans the week of the Super Bowl and made a trip to Miami last week for three days.
But despite the...
New Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin recently turned 73 years old, and has been around a lot of good defenses.
Kiffin has an old school approach that he brings to coaching and to the game of football. Kiffin is hoping he can turn a recently mediocre Cowboys defense into something special, and as cornerback Brandon Carr told the Dallas Morning News, “he likes...
DeMarco Murray, RB, Dallas Cowboys
FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS
When DeMarco Murray is playing for the Cowboys, they are a completely different team. Now if they could only get Murray for the full year without health issues, he’s missed 9 games during the past two seasons. If that ever comes to fruition, his...
According to the National Football Post, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and former head coach Jimmy Johnson still don’t care for one another and it showed this past season when Jones came out and declared he was the reason the Cowboys won three Super Bowl’s in the ’90′s.
Twenty years after the Jerry Jones-Jimmy Johnson divorce, the two still are sniping at each other. They...