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Quarterback has always been the biggest position of need for many NFL teams. However, these 10 teams believe they have found their man. How could they not?
It’s not every day a player is offered $130.75 million over seven years like Aaron Rodgers was this last offseason. His $130 million make him the highest paid quarterback in the NFL based on the total amount of the full contract.
The funny thing about these contracts are the loopholes that exist... Read more
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Former Dallas Cowboys coach and a 2013 Hall of Fame inductee Bill Parcells threw his two cents into the Jerry Jones discussion, coming to the owner’s defense.
The strong minded Parcells worked with Jones in the mid 2000’s and he says that the owner ‘cares’ about football and is passionate in leading the organization.
Parcells has worked for some of the most powerful owners...
During his Hall of Fame conference call today, former NFL head coach Bill Parcells said that Cowboys fans are lucky to have Jerry Jones as an owner. Parcells says Cowboys fans are lucky to have Jerry Jones because all owners aren't created equal. — Charean Williams (@NFLCharean) July 17, 2013 That was nice of Parcells to say and I agree with him to extent. Not every owner...
According to Calvin Watkins of ESPNDallas.com, Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant was the most impressive player this offseason for Dallas.
If you want to say Dez Bryant had the most impressive offseason for the Cowboys, that would be accurate. But backup running back Lance Dunbar was impressive as well during offseason workouts. Dunbar is a speedy back who could be used in third...
Morris Claiborne is confident that his second NFL season will be much better than his first. The Dallas Cowboys cornerback started 15 games during his rookie year, breaking up eight passes and intercepting one.
But those numbers weren't good enough for the former sixth overall pick. When asked in May to put a letter grade on his first season in Dallas, Claiborne said: C-minus...
Bryant (88) is poised for a superstar season in 2013
The maturation of Dez Bryant in the second half of the 2012 season gives the Cowboys and their fans belief that the physical specimen is on the fast track to become a superstar in 2013.
To start 2012, many questioned Bryant’s maturity and character. Although talented, many always wondered if he was really worth the trouble.
The Dallas Cowboys have waived quarterback Dalton Williams and offensive tackle J.B. Shugarts, creating more roster space four days before their first training camp practice.
The move Wednesday on Williams, a rookie free agent from Akron, leaves Dallas with three quarterbacks in Tony Romo, Kyle Orton and Nick Stephens.
Shugarts is a second-year player out of Ohio State.
Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware said he will be ready to go when the Cowboys open training camp on Sunday, according to ESPNDallas.
“I’ll be out there doing everything from all the drills to all the plays they want me to do,” said Ware. “I know how it’s going to go, and it’s going to go well.”
Ware underwent shoulder surgery in early January, and was held...
Every year, Forbes compiles a list of the top 50 most valuable franchises in all of sports.
For the sixth straight year, the Dallas Cowboys were labeled the highest valued NFL team, worth $2.1 billion.
Via Forbes.com, the rest of the top five NFL teams are as follows:
2. New England Patriots: $1.635 million
3. Washington Redskins: $1.6 billion
4. New York Giants: $1.468 billion
Hot News for OLB Anthony Spencer
According to ProFootballTalk.com, ESPN Ed Werder indicated on NFL Live that people within the Cowboys organization are “baffled” as to why Josh Brent is still on their roster.
“There are still a lot of people at Valley Ranch who are baffled about the fact that this player remains on the roster,” Werder said.
I think we’re all baffled. It absolutely make zero sense as...
Here are three 2013 fantasy football storylines coming out of the NFC East I'll be paying attention to during training camp and through the end of August:
1) Will Robert Griffin show us enough in training camp and will he play in any preseason games to prove how healthy he is?
I see a lot of risk involved in draft RG3, Pierre Garcon, Fred Davis, and even Alfred Morris (ahem...
Today is the deadline for players that have been hit with the franchise tag to sign a long-term extension with their current teams. If something doesn’t get done today, both sides will have to wait until after the upcoming season to work on a deal. According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, Cowboys defensive end Anthony Spencer will play under his one-year franchise tender in 2013. Spencer...
On Monday, Forbes magazine revealed the world’s most valuable sports franchises. Once again, the magazine has reported that the Dallas Cowboys are the most valuable NFL franchise and the fifth most valuable sports franchise overall. Forbes estimates the value of the Cowboys at 2.1 billion dollars.
The top three sports franchises worldwide according to Forbes are not surprisingly...
QB Tony Romo (Dallas)
In his career, Romo has completed 64.7% of his passes for an average of 7.9 YPA and 177 touchdowns to 91 interceptions, good for a career QB rating of 95.6, 5th highest all-time behind Aaron Rodgers, Steve Young, Tom Brady, and Peyton Manning. The 19 interceptions he threw last season, which led the league, tied a career high and was the same amount he threw...