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For those that don't know, the Cowboys have a whopping five figures of cap space following the signing of Ernie Sims, and they already have $121 million against the cap next year. That's pathetic, but sadly it's a better long-term situation than it was a week ago.The Cowboys are trying to create some cap space this year by signing a long term deal with Tony Romo, and possibly Anthony Spencer, which would bump next year's cap number even higher. Then they'll have just enough money to go bargain hunting.Meanwhile, Doug Free is sitting on the roster at $10 million after being benched for Jeremy Parnell, a player that originally signed with the Saints as an undrafted defensive end.The entire league knows the Cowboys will be drafting an offensive lineman or two, and Doug Free will not be starting. Dallas can still mark Doug Free as a June 1 cut to split his $10 million in dead cap money like they did with Marcus Spears.Jerry Jones is the only reason they haven't...
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The Cowboys always get a lot of hype, the problem is they are not living up to it. Tony Romo has talent at the skill positions but needs to have time to throw the ball. Will Jerry give him the help he needs?
1 Kansas City - Eric Fisher, OT
2 Jacksonville - Luke Joeckel, OT
3 Oakland - Sharrif Floyd, DT
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The Dallas Cowboys and Tony Romo are close on a contract extension that will keep the quarterback with the team.
The Dallas Cowboys are moving in on an extension with Tony Romo. Dallas has made it clear they still envision Romo as a franchise quarterback. Those praises have not stopped. “I feel good about where he is in his career. I like the fact that he spent the time he spent with Jason [Garrett] and Wade Wilson. I do expect with Bill Callahan involved and some of the input from the new...
Emmitt Smith ran behind some of the best offensive lines in league history during his time with the Dallas Cowboys. It's obvious that the Cowboys' current front five doesn't compare to those groups.
Actually, the Cowboys are coming off a season when it appeared as if they had one of the worst offensive lines in the NFL.
According to Smith, the unit protecting Tony Romo...
DALLAS - The NFL confirms the Dallas Cowboys will play in the Hall of Fame preseason game in Canton, Ohio on Aug. 4 at 8 p.m. ET.
The Cowboys, who will play the Miami Dolphins, will be a featured attraction on the weekend. Cowboys great Larry Allen is being inducted into the Hall of Fame (with his presenter being owner Jerry Jones). Bill Parcells, a former Cowboys coach, is also...
Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones indicated
that the team is closing in on a contract extension agreement with quarterback
Tony Romo, according to Clarence Hill of The Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
"Romo, of course, is someone that I expect our staff,
our offensive staff, to deploy Romo according to his pay scale," Jones
said. "Stay tuned, but he’s...
Yesterday the competition committee voted to approve that hitting with the crown of the helmet will now be penalized. A player who is more than three yards downfield or outside of...The post As if the Cowboys didn’t have enough concerns, now one more has to be added to the list appeared first on Lone Star Struck.
Emmitt Smith has made headlines the last few days because of his opinion on an NFL rule change. The former Dallas Cowboys running back doesn't like the idea of penalizing a running back for lowering his helmet to initiate contact with defenders.
During a Monday phone interview, Smith explained why he calls the rule ridiculous.
"I think it affects every aspect of our game...
The first matchup of the 2013 NFL preseason is set.
The Miami Dolphins and Dallas Cowboys will play in the Pro Football Hall of Fame game on Aug. 4 in Canton, Ohio. Kickoff is 8 p.m. ET.
The news was announced on Twitter by the Dolphins and at the Pro Football Hall of Fame web site.
Both teams that play in the preseason opener usually have connections to incoming Hall members...
It seems a lot of defensive players are visiting New Orleans, although Mardi Gras finished over a month ago.
Another one to visit is Victor Butler, the free agent linebacker according to the Times-Picayune:
The Saints are looking for outside linebackers as they convert to a 3-4 scheme under defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. Butler, who is 6 feet 2 and 245 pounds, played under Ryan...
CANTON, Ohio (AP) -- The Dallas Cowboys and Miami Dolphins will meet in the Hall of Fame Game on Aug. 4 to open the NFL's preseason.
The night game at Fawcett Stadium will follow the induction ceremonies the previous day. Entering the Hall of Fame will be former Cowboys offensive lineman Larry Allen, former Dolphins wide receiver Cris Carter, and Bill Parcells, who coached in...
Cowboys and Dolphins to Play in Hall of Fame Game- The NFL announced today that the Dallas Cowboys will take on the Miami Dolphins in the traditional Hall of Fame game to kick-off the 2013 NFL pre-season. The game will take place Sunday, August 4th at 8p.m. ET and air on NBC. Scruggs to Host