Posted June 03, 2012 on
Is the offensive tackle talent lacking in the NFL these days? One personnel chief believes it is an overrated position right now. Plus, Cowboys cornerback Mike Jenkins is not on the trading block and Jerry Jones has his rationale for sticking with Jenkins, another reason for Andrew Luck’s contract holdup, Shawne Merriman has something to prove, and more.

Report: Cowboys turned down four teams that were interested in Mike Jenkins

Getty Images According to Len Pasquarelli of the Sports Xchange, there have been four teams that have made a trade offer to the Dallas Cowboys for cornerback Mike Jenkins.  We already know that both the Colts and Lions have expressed made offers.  There were also  two other teams that inquired about Jenkins since the draft. The Cowboys remain completely against trading Jenkins...

Cowboys could cut Kenyon Coleman

Kenyon Coleman was a starter for the Cowboys last season, but he wasn’t that great and he turned 33 this offseason. He’s owed 1.9 million in the final year of his deal and could now the Dallas Cowboys official website is saying that Coleman could be a cap casualty. Even though Coleman was a starter last year, the Cowboys used so much rotation on the defensive line that he only...

Dallas Cowboys Jersey Numbers: Updates for Nos. 26 through 30

DeMarco Murray may already be the greatest player to wear #29 for the Dallas Cowboys. This is another update to the greatest Dallas Cowboys by their jersey numbers. This entry focuses on numbers 26 through 30. #26 Cornerback Kevin Smith was the greatest player to wear #26 according to the 2008 poll. Nobody has come along to take that title from him. Abram Elam changed from #24 to...

Catching Up with Anthony Spencer

Dallas Cowboy Anthony Spencer wanted to bring an opportunity for kids in the Midwest to gain exposure in front of college coaches. Along with Bedrock Youth Academy and Next Level program as well as AWP Sports Performance, they put on the R.A.S. Football Camp in Indiana. FOX Sports NEXT's Simone Scott caught up with Spencer to discuss the camp as well as his upcoming season.

Cowboys shooting us straight on Jenkins?

If you want a straight answer at Valley Ranch these days, just make sure you don't talk to more than one person. New Cowboys secondary coach Jerome Henderson informed us last week he could envision a scenario in which four cornerbacks could be on the field at the same time. Whether or not he was simply being kind to the disgruntled Mike Jenkins, it seemed like a bold idea. Henderson...

Cowboys denied 4 teams interested in Mike Jenkins

A source tells that the Cowboys have not just denied the Lions and Colts, but 4 teams total who have called about Mike Jenkins. Jenkins is disgruntled because the Cowboys added two new starting cornerbacks this offseason, Brandon Carr and Morris Claiborne, and Jenkins is now 4th on the depth chart behind those two and Orlando Scandrick, who remains in the slot as a...

Darkhorses For The Wide Receiver Jobs

OK, another Saturday morning is here, so let's knock out a weekend Cowboys mailbag! Generally, when I do this during this time of year, about three guys a week will ask why we are talking Cowboys now? Nothing is going on? How can you guys possibly talk Cowboys in May and June? Here's how: We look at real issues and real items that are on our mind. Football is now 52 weeks...

Lights on for Merriman and the Bills

The Buffalo Bills had nothing to lose by signing Shawne Merriman off waivers in 2010, but have yet to see "Lights Out" put together a successful full season. According to the Buffalo News, Merriman completed the entire 90 minute practice yesterday, his first football workout since October. "You know, it's the first day of practice, for me anyway, in a long...

Alan Ball Signs the the Texans

Confirmed by Houston Fox Sports Mark Berman, the Houston Texans have also signed former Dallas Cowboys safety Alan Ball. Once again defensive coordinator Wade Phillips is bringing in one of his former players in Ball who spent 4 seasons under Phillips as the Cowboys head coach. Ball came to the Cowboys in the 2007 NFL draft out of Illinois when he was drafted in the 7th round (237th...

R.A.S. Quick Preview

Saturday several top prospects from around the Midwest will head to the campus of Trine University (Angola, IN) for the first R.A.S. Football Camp presented by current Dallas Cowboys defensive end Anthony Spencer, Bedrock Youth Academy and Next Level program along with AWP Sports Performance. Who are some of the big names expected to show their skills? Here is a quick look.

New York Giants Vs. NFC East: an Early Look

For Big Blue, six games out of every 16-game schedule are against their NFC East Division Rivals: Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles and Washington Redskins. The 2011 New York Football Giants swept Dallas, split with Philadelphia and went winless against Washington. How will this slightly changed 2012 Giants team fair against each? Head Coach Tom Coughlin will undoubtedly preach...
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