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The Landry Hat:
A very hot topic around Cowboy Nation has been the debate of whether or not the Dallas Cowboys should have two kickers on their active 53 man roster. Well, it seems that question has been unfortunately answered by a season ending injury. Specialty kicker David Buehler has re-aggravated his groin injury and been placed on Injured Reserve.The third year kicker was only on the team for his ability to produce touchbacks during kickoffs. Rookie Dan Bailey won the field goal responsibilities from Buehler during the preseason, relegating him to kickoffs only. And many fans questioned the need for having both kickers on the roster. … [visit site to read more]Dallas Cowboy Kicker David Buehler is Out; Placed on IR for Groin Injury - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
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Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones sounded off on David Buehler, one day after the kicker was placed on injured reserve.
“Let me just say this, I’m frustrated because you would expect players to - and I understand injuries - but he has known all along how to prepare and how to get into shape and how to prepare himself and be ready to be a kicker,” Jones said. “It’s frustrating...
Cowboys’ owner Jerry Jones has been David Buehler’s greatest defender throughout this season, so perhaps it’s fitting that, after Buehler was placed on the injured reserve, ending his season earlier this week, Jones became one of the kickoff specialist’s more outspoken critics.
Jones discussed Buehler’s place on the team, and the groin injury that ended his season, in...
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is laying into the team’s injured kicker, David Buehler. On Wednesday Buehler aggravated the groin injury that has been plaguing him this season, and on Thursday the Cowboys put Buehler on injured reserve. Then, on his 105.3 FM radio show on Friday, Jones suggested that the injury was all Buehler’s fault…
The list of guys you don't want to irritate if you're a Cowboys player starts and ends with Jerry Jones. Unfortunately, that's exactly kicker David Buehler's gone and done.
The Dallas Cowboys have placed kicker David Buehler on injured reserve because of a groin injury, ending his season.
The move was made Thursday, a day after Buehler re-aggravated the injury. The kickoff specialist had been back for only two games after missing the previous four.
With Buehler limited at the start of the season because of the injury, rookie Dan Bailey took over kicking...
Cowboys kicker David Buehler was placed on injured reserve Wednesday with a groin injury he re-aggravated in Thursday's practice.
The Dallas Cowboys placed kicker David Buehler on injured reserve Thursday due to a groin problem.
The Dallas Cowboys have placed kicker David Buehler on injured reserve because of a groin injury, ending his season. The move was made Thursday, a day after Buehler re-aggravated the injury. The kickoff specialist had been back for only two games after missing the previous four. With Buehler limited at the start of the season because of the injury, rookie Dan Bailey took over kicking field goals.
The Cowboys have kept two kickers on the roster all year even though the healthy one (Dan Bailey) has kicked very well. That silliness ended on Thursday, when the team placed David Buehler on injured reserve. It turns out Buehler re-injured his groin at practice Wednesday. Bailey has hit 20-of-21 field goals with Buehler hurt.
With Dan Bailey establishing himself as one of the more reliable kickers the Cowboys have had in recent memory, and David Buehler struggling to get healthy after suffering a nagging groin injury, on Thursday the team opted to send Buehler to the injured reserve, a move that will end the USC product’s 2011 season.
The team also re-signed offensive guard Daniel Loper, who was cut...