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Mike Jenkins has made it known that he’s disgruntled after losing his starting job as the Cowboys have brought in both Brandon Carr and Morris Claiborne this offseason. He has requested a trade and has not gotten one yet. However, he still will report to the Cowboys’ mandatory minicamp next week. This could be strictly a monetary decision as the Cowboys could fine him for missing these, but Jenkins probably wouldn’t want to miss practice either way.
It doesn’t look like the Cowboys will be trading him and any missed practice time could drop him further on the depth chart. He’s still in the running to be the nickel cornerback, 3rd on the depth chart. The Cowboys have gotten offers for Jenkins from 4 different teams, including the Colts and Lions, and have turned them all down while maintaining a public stance that Jenkins, a 2009 Pro Bowler, will not be moved.
There is still some speculation that the Cowboys could trade Jenkins later in the offseason, once they know Morris Claiborne ...
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Cowboys cornerback Mike Jenkins reported to Valley Ranch for the start of a three-day minicamp. Jenkins is recovering from shoulder surgery and won't participate in on-field drills. The Cowboys have resisted overtures from multiple teams seeking to acquire Jenkins after Dallas traded up to draft Morris Claiborne in the 2012 draft and signed Brandon Carr to a $50 million deal...
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Wide receiver Danny Coale, tight end James Hanna and linebacker Caleb McSurdy all agreed to terms.
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IRVING, Texas How important is it for NFL players to maintain a strict diet? Miami Dolphins wide receiver Chad Ochocinco has bragged about his ability to devour McDonald's on a regular basis yet still stay in elite shape.
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It was in the middle of January in 2002 when I first walked into the Tae Kwon Do studio in my hometown.
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Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was very happy to see cornerback Mike Jenkins show up for the beginning of this week’s mandatory minicamp. He once again reiterated that Jenkins won’t be traded.
“We’re not going to trade Jenkins,” Jones said. “I’m excited about the fact that we’ve got this kind of corner situation. We’ll maximize it for our team and...
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