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Cowboys sign draft pick Anthony Hitchens

The Dallas Cowboys announced on Monday that they agreed to terms with fourth round pick,  linebacker Anthony Hitchens. Hitchens signed his rookie contract Monday, which marked the beginning of the Cowboys’ second week of Organized Team Activities. Given what has transpired in the team’s linebacker corps recently, it was probably a smart move to get the rookie officially on board...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Urlacher remains an option for the Cowboys

ESPN’s Ed Werder earlier in the day that the Cowboys were interested and then that they aren’t interested in former Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher. According to,  Dallas views Urlacher as a viable option. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Urlacher is a viable option for the Cowboys, who are trying to replace middle linebacker Sean Lee. Whether...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

NEWS: Cowboys sign 4th round pick Anthony Hitchens

The Dallas Cowboys signed their fourth round pick today. Anthony Hitchens comes to the Cowboys from Iowa and was his colleges leading tackler. After the news of Sean Lee’s season-ending ACL injury, this is good news as Hitchens will be vying for a starting job. In college Hitchens mainly played the weak-side linebacker position but the Cowboys see him as the backup to Sean Lee...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys sign fourth-rounder Anthony Hitchens

Before linebacker Anthony Hitchens even signed a contract with the Cowboys, he was being discussed as a possible replacement for Sean Lee in the wake of Lee’s torn ACL. Hitchens doesn’t think he’s quite ready for that level of responsibility yet, but he was ready to sign his name to a four-year deal with the team. Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun reports that Hitchens has...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys reportedly optimistic Anthony Hitchens can replace Sean Lee

The Dallas Cowboys were quietly optimistic about fourth round pick,  linebacker Anthony Hitchens who they just drafted this month,  according to Albert Breer of the NFL Network and hope he’ll be able to replace Sean lee. Breer said that Hitchens has shown burst, instincts and smarts so far during the Cowboys’ OTA’s. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

THE BOYS ARE BACK TO WORK: Sean Lee injury key topic at Jason Garrett’s press conference | Anthony Hitchens needs time to become ‘next man up’ | 2014 Dallas Cowboys OTA’s Report

Jason Garrett Press Conference: Sean Lee and thoughts from Day 1 | Duration 12:07 | Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett speaks to the media from Valley Ranch following Tuesday’s OTA practice. (Watch | Listen) IRVING, Texas – With OTA work finally set to begin this morning, Let’s take a quick look at a few developments worth keeping an eye on at Valley Ranch. If the...
Via KC Sports Ninja
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Hitchens will be the best option

DALLAS, TX   Ever since yesterday’s unfortunate circumstance, CowboysNation has been in an uproar over the news of Sean Lee’s season-ending ACL injury. Lee has been the heartbeat of the defense, when he stays on the field which since his arrival in 2010 has been seldom. The Cowboys are obviously better with Lee in the fold, but aren’t new to the task of replacing the oft-injured...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones explains Anthony Hitchens pick

There were quite a few who were puzzled by the Cowboys' decision to draft Anthony Hitchens in the fourth round of the draft. Most had Hitchens pegged as a sixth round selection. Some had him going in the seventh or going undrafted entirely. Yet, the Cowboys saw someone they liked immensely at a time where they felt it was appropriate to draft him. For Jerry Jones...
Via The Outlaws
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Follow Your 2014 Draft Class on Twitter

If you’re on Twitter be sure to add your 2014 Draft Class. While you’re add it, be sure to add us for the latest, show some love! @CowboysBlogNet 2014 Draft Class on Twitter Zack Martin: @thegob70 Demarcus Lawrence: @TankLawrence Anthony Hitchens: @AthonyHitchens Devin Street: @DevinStreet15 Ben Gardner: @BennyG49 Will Smith: @WSInvasion Ahmad Dixon: @MrBU_5ix Ken Bishop: n/a...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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