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3.12 Dallas Cowboys Terrance Williams, WR, Baylor (6-2, 208) With the twelfth selection (74th overall) in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Dallas Cowboys select wide receiver Terrance Williams from Baylor.  Williams is a vertical route runner and is at his best when he runs streaks, deep posts and deep crosses.  He uses his long strides to bust open the defense and can use his size to win 50/50 deep balls.  He has shown some ability to feel out soft spots in zone coverage and use his athleticism to find a seam to break open a big play.  The problem comes on the short to intermediate routes.  Williams has trouble creating separation on underneath routes and lacks the elusiveness to weave in and out of traffic in the middle of the field.  This guy needs to work on keeping the correct pace on these shorter routes in order to setup breaks and create leverage against his defender.  He also struggles with letting the ball get in on his frame and this leads to some drops on what ...

Troy Aikman accidentally tweets direct message to actress

Troy Aikman isn't married, but if he was, he'd likely be on the couch. On Thursday, the former Cowboys quarterback and current FOX announcer accidentally tweeted what should have been a direct message to actress and realtor Mari Morrow. The now-infamous tweet has since been deleted, but a screenshot popped up, as nothing truly disappears from the internet. Aside from...

Cowboys sign veteran safety Eric Frampton

According to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, the Dallas Cowboys have signed safety Eric Frampton and waived defensive tackle Robert Callaway. Frampton appeared in 13 games with two starts last season for the Cowboys. For his career, he has played 89 games, including two starts, and recorded 25 tackles, two tackles for loss, three pass breakups and one forced fumble on defense, while...

Josh Brent tests positive for marijuana, bond could be revoked

Prosecutors want the bond of Josh Brent revoked after he failed a court-mandated drug test. Brent tested positive for marijuana. Brent failed the drug test last month according to KDFW. It was just last month that Brent was in court after his SCRAM device was set off for alcohol use. Brent’s defense attorneys argued that the device could have been triggered by the the being in...

Root of Cowboys' coaching drama stems from Johnson

Blame Jimmy Johnson. This latest Cowboys cluster bleep and forcibly prying play-calling duties from coach Jason Garrett's now hog-tied hands qualifies as yet another in a long line of them has origins in The Jimster. When Cowboys owner Jerry Jones drunkenly dished "any one of 500 coaches could have won those Super Bowls" and Jimmy basically said "have fun with...

Cowboys hit a 'Downturn' in Spencer contract talks

IRVING, Texas The Dallas Cowboys have hit what a source terms a "downturn'' in contract negotiations with franchise-tagged defensive end Anthony Spencer, the problem being the club believes recent NFL deals have shoved the market value of comparable players down to the 5-million-a-year range. The Spencer camp wants the recent five-year, 66-million extension given Packers...

Who's really in charge of the Cowboys' offense?

In the aftermath of the Cowboys' bumbling announcement that Bill Callahan will call offensive plays in 2013, it's time to take a closer look at how this happened. Owner Jerry Jones made it pretty clear he wanted this change soon after the Cowboys missed the playoffs for the third consecutive season. But he never made any public demands of that nature, allowing at least the...

Jerry Jones: “Probably unlikely” Tony Romo participates in mini-camp

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that it’s “probably unlikely” that quarterback Tony Romo will participate in this month’s mandatory mini-camp after undergoing surgery to remove a cyst from his back. “I don’t know. We’re probably going to be real conservative there, and it’s probably unlikely,” he said. “I know I said probably...

Bill Callahan Is Now Calling The Plays - And Yes, It Matters

The delivery of the news is "uniquely Jerry" where communication skills seem forever stuck in reverse, and complete with comedy ensuing. Think about the true joy of being a principle member (Say, Bill Callahan or Jason Garrett) of a rather significant news story and surrounded by the leering press and to be asked about questions where you are not sure whether or not your...

Report: Cowboys, Anthony Spencer hit a “downturn” in negotiations

According to Mike Fisher of, the Dallas Cowboys and defensive end Anthony Spencer have hit a ”downturn” in their contract negotiations. The Dallas Cowboys have hit what a source terms a “downturn” in contract negotiations with franchise-tagged defensive end Anthony Spencer, the problem being the club believes recent NFL deals have shoved the market...

Troy Aikman doesn’t know how direct messages on Twitter work

Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman outed himself to the rest of the world as another celebrity who just doesn’t understand how Twitter works.  Everyone uses Twitter to flirt these days, but if you don’t know how to use Twitter, it’s highly recommend you learn how to use it prior to spitting game. On Thursday morning, Aikman tried to send a direct message to actress...

Cowboys Josh Brent Tests Positive for Marijuana While Awaiting Trial

Seems like Josh Brent has really learned his lesson. He is currently awaiting trial for killing his teammate while driving drunk and decided it was a good idea to smoke a little weed to pass the time. Cowboys Josh Brent has tested positive for marijuana according to court documents filed today. — Rebecca Lopez (@rlopezwfaa) June 6, 2013 Has bond could be revoke and go to jail...

Prosecutors: Brent pot test positive

Prosecutors say Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent has tested positive for marijuana while awaiting trial for a deadly car crash.

Insider OTA Observations & Notes

IRVING, Tex. - The Cowboys’ third round of OTAs opened Tuesday, and the bombshell for which fans and media alike had been waiting finally went off when owner Jerry Jones hinted offensive plays in 2013 will be called by Bill Callahan, not Jason Garrett.
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