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The VitalsNFL Team: Dallas CowboysPick Number: 31Player Name: Travis FrederickPosition: CenterSchool: WisconsinHeight/Weight: 6’ 4” 312 lbsThe FitWith the 31st pick they selected Wisconsin C Travis Frederick. I was thrilled with the pick for a few reasons. They addressed an area of need. They added a 3rd round pick. They also killed two birds with one stone. Frederick can play center while 4th year center, Phil Costa, who played well at both center and guard in 2011, can move to Guard. Costa missed most of the 2012 season with injury but will be ready to go for 2013.A Better Player Would Have Been Because the Cowboys have a player in Costa that can play center the Cowboys could have selected Kentucky Guard Larry Warford but I think 31st was a little too high for Warford. Frederick was the right pick at this spot.The VerdictFrederick can also play guard but will most likely play center. Frederick comes from a program in Wisconsin that churns out offensive linemen. He has good footwo...
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The Dallas Cowboys spent the weekend making a series of questionable draft picks.
However, there is one name that can pan out and make a big time splash.
The Cowboys found true value in Oklahoma State running back Joseph Randle in the fifth round.
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is speaking out on the team’s running back situation.
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Offensive lineman Travis Frederick was asked by the Dallas media if he had any idea of how much criticism Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones has taken for drafting him in the first round.
Frederick avoided the question.
“Obviously, I think they made the right choice,” replied Frederick, per the San Antonio Express-News.
He was asked if there’s now some added pressure...
According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Dallas Cowboys really like free agent offensive lineman Tyson Clabo. A stalwart for the Falcons, he got caught in a cap crunch. The Cowboys really like him and remain in contact with him and need to make this move. Get rid of Doug Free and his $7 million salary and give Clabo his $3.5 million-$4 million and call it an upgrade...
While watching a recent Dallas Cowboys pre-draft press conference, a record was surely set. With less than a minute’s rambling Dallas Coach Jason Garrett managed to dash any realistic hopes that Cowboy nation held for seeing significant team improvement through the NFL draft. “By nature, if you draft too much for need your team probably by definition gets worse,” Coach Garrett told...
As a huge fan of the Dallas Cowboys, I have learned to take the good with the bad.The good old years are behind us (way behind), and we as fans are waiting to see what lies ahead.Using our current seasons as retrospect as preview, folks it has not been good. What NOW?Here we are in the 2013 NFL Draft, and Jerry Jones is at it again.Mr Jerry Jones owner/general manager of the Dallas...
Owner Jerry Jones feels the Dallas Cowboys need quality depth at running back, and that DeMarco Murray can’t shoulder the load alone.
The team needs to find a few runners who can take the burden off Murray, whose durability comes into question at times.
The team drafted in the fifth round running back Joseph Randle out of Oklahoma State.
The two other backs on the roster...
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told the Dallas Morning News that fullback Lawrence Vickers underwent back surgery this past Friday.
Jones said the surgery will limit Vickers this off-season, however.
“He is going to be fine,” Jones said. “It is not a concern.”
Vickers, who turns 30 on May 8, is under contract for $1.2 million in 2013. Jones was asked if he should pay...
Dallas Cowboys Do Okay but Could Have Done Better in Draft:
The 2013 NFL Draft has come and gone and the Dallas Cowboys are better. The question still to be answered is how much better.
The NFL Draft. It is a time for teams to take a strong step towards the future. For fans it’s a chance to see if there favorite team is going to be any better than it was last season...
Dallas Cowboys GM Jerry Jones was given his job by Cowboys owner Jerry Jones the minute owner Jones fired his friend/coach/former teammate/nemesis/adversary Jimmy Johnson.
Jones will tell you he has always been the General Manager of the team, from day one. In a sense, that is true. But Johnson revealed in 2012 that he and Jones had a contractual agreement that he would have the...
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (a.k.a. RG3) is not running short on confidence these days.
Despite the knee injury that left him broken down during Redskins’ playoff exit, Griffin feels so good about his rookie season that he took the time to taunt his division rival the Dallas Cowboys.
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Not only does Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo play golf in his spare time, but he also goes out and gets the nails on his hands and feet taken care of by undergoing a manicure and pedicure done.
I’m speechless. I know a lot of guys have this done and I still don’t understand it.
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I think part of the problem in Dallas is that owner Jerry Jones refuses to let his football people make the major decisions. In Jones’ defense though, he is the owner and GM so he has every right to run his team as he sees fit. After signing quarterback Tony Romo to a long-term extension, [...]
RGIII's knee might still be healing ... but his mouth is already in mid-season form.
The NFL has become a year-round league, and the Washington Redskins quarterback is already getting a jump start on the trash talking with the Dallas Cowboys for next season.
After doing jumping-jacks for the Redskins faithful to show that his knee is recovering from ACL and LCL surgery after...
I’m not an expert on the manicure and pedicure game so someone needs to help me on this one. Of course Tony Romo is ge…
Now that the Cowboys have paid him a boatload of cash it appears that they may finally be ready to do what they maybe should have done a long time ago.
They are going all in with Romo.
If it sounds like a gamble it is because it is. Romo has collected an impressive stat sheet over the years, but that hasn't translated to wins too often, and certainly not post season...