Originally posted on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 4/16/12

CHICAGO - SEPTEMBER 23: Greg Olsen #82 of the Chicago Bears makes a reception against Bradie James #56 of the Dallas Cowboys at Soldier Field on September 23, 2007 in Chicago, Illinois. The Cowboys won 34-10. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Bradie James' time with the Cowboys came to an end last week when the inside linebacker signed with the Houston Texans. The 31-year-old spoke with media members in Houston recently, and his departure from the Cowboys was one of the topics discussed. "They call it the business of the game now," James said. "We're not in high school and we're not in college. You have to be a big boy about certain decisions that are made. I enjoyed my time as a Cowboy and for me, it's time to turn the page to my next chapter and I want to go out with a bang. This is the best opportunity, the best team that gives me that chance." Between selecting Sean Lee and Bruce Carter in the last two drafts -- both were chosen in the second round -- and signing Dan Connor last month, the inside linebacker position had little room for James, a player that saw his production and playing time decrease in 2011. Joining the Texans and former Cowboys head coach Wade Phillips seemed like a logical move for James. "I...
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Did Suh make a statement with his footwear at practice?

Eagles C Jason Kelce: Offensive line is ‘a disgrace right now’

Report: Colts expect Andrew Luck to start Week 5

Dolphins DC Coyle more likely to be fired than Philbin

Jerry Jones: It’s hard to beat Brees with ‘limited’ Weeden

Report: Cowboys fear Lance Dunbar has torn ACL, MCL


Adam Schefter: Richard Sherman blocked me on Twitter

Martellus Bennett compared Jay Cutler to Jesus

Jimmy Johnson thinks 49ers need to move on from Colin Kaepernick

Pat Murphy won't be back as Padres manager next year

Brian Cushing's wife gets upset with Houston talk show host

Marshawn Lynch won't play against Lions on MNF

Looking back at Mark Buehrle's quietly efficient career

The 25 best NHL players under 25

Todd Gurley showed maturity beyond his years in Week 4

Five fantasy things we learned about every NFL Week 4 game

Six biggest flameout teams of 2015 college football season

LSU's Fournette highlights problem with rigid NFL rules

NFL stock report: Who is rising, falling after Week 4?

Top 10 takeaways from Sunday’s Week 4 NFL action

Eight notable NFL Week 4 winners and losers

Professor moves student’s exam to accommodate Cubs playoff game

WATCH: Adrian Peterson torches Broncos for marathon touchdown

Don Orsillo gives moving farewell to Red Sox fans on NESN

WATCH: Ichiro Suzuki takes the mound for the Marlins

NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

The 25 best NHL players under 25

Five fantasy things we learned about every NFL Week 4 game

Top 10 takeaways from Sunday’s Week 4 NFL action

Eight notable NFL Week 4 winners and losers

Jimmy Johnson: Move on from Kaepernick

WATCH: Ichiro Suzuki pitches for the Marlins

Philbin not worried about job status

London PR guy trolls Suh

10 takeaways from Week 5 of the college football season

Rick Pitino and the shadows that never leave

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker