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ANTHONY SPENCER RUMORS

Cowboys' Spencer set for return after year out

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Dallas defensive end Anthony Spencer is active and likely to play for the first time in more than a year when the Cowboys face New Orleans on Sunday night. Spencer played only one game last season and had career-threatening microfracture surgery on a left knee that gave him trouble throughout the offseason. He was inactive the first three games this year. Linebackers...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Injury Report: Rolando McClain, Henry Melton, Anthony Spencer

The Dallas Cowboys could face the challenge of the New Orleans Saints offense on “Sunday Night Football” without some key defensive pieces:#158440392 / gettyimages.comDallas' final Week 4 Injury Report has two important defensive starters listed. While the Cowboys' defense has played better than anticipated so far, things could ugly against New Orleans if more injuries...
Via Sports Injury Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Spencer back in pads for Dallas

Cowboys defensive end Anthony Spencer was back on the practice field and in pads on Wednesday. .@dallascowboys BIG day for Anthony Spencer in pads for first time @1053thefan pic.twitter.com/0j9ZismtDl — mike fisher (@fishsports) September 17, 2014 Spencer has been working his way back from microfracture knee surgery. I would think he could be back playing a game within the next...
Via Pro Football Zone
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Why Michael Sam is a good fit in Dallas

Michael Sam’s dream of making an NFL roster took a hit but it hasn’t ended. Sam signed with the Dallas Cowboys Wednesday to be on the team’s practice squad. As we all know Sam was the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL by the St.Louis Rams in May. Sam played well during his preseason stint with the Rams before being cut last week. He finished preseason with 2.5 sacks...
Via isportsweb.com
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Spencer removed from the PUP list

The Dallas Cowboys activated defensive end Anthony Spencer from the physically unable to perform list. DE Anthony Spencer is off PUP. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) August 30, 2014 This means that Spencer should be close to ready for the Cowboys’ opener.  Now they can cross their fingers that he’ll be back to his 2012 form.   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys Injury Update: Anthony Spencer, Tony Romo

America's team (supposedly), The Dallas Cowboys, have been banged up since the middle portion of last season. And to begin this season, the injuries still haven't slowed down. But there is some good news: Tony Romo's back injury should be a non-story going forward, and Anthony Spencer's knee is looking better than expected. #454085952 / gettyimages.comESPN'...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Contract Incentives Speeded up Anthony Spencer Recovery?

So, the first rounds of cuts came, and the important storyline was that Anthony Spencer was not placed on PUP or IR return. Jerry Jones says Spencer is way ahead of schedule. I’m not buying the optimism. In fact, I think Spencer has magically improved enough to be on the active roster, for guess what? For being on the active roster.  Spencer will begin to accumulate incentives...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys DE Anthony Spencer will avoid PUP, D-Line getting healthier

Dallas Cowboys owner and manager Jerry Jones made some news this morning. Speaking with 105.3 The Fan’s Sean & RJ, Jones said that Anthony Spencer would not be starting the season on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list. Instead the veteran defensive end that missed 15 games in 2013 with a knee injury will be starting the season on the 53 man roster. “I can assure...
Via cover32
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones: Anthony Spencer may not start the season on the PUP list

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says that defensive end Anthony Spencer may not open the season on the physically unable to perform list. “He’s getting there,” Jones said on 105.3 The Fan, per the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. “It’s getting there at a faster pace than we thought. We’re hoping that when we get to our 53-man cut down that we’ll be dealing with that problem. The...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Franchising Spencer: Strategy or Stupidity?

Raise your hand if you rolled your eyes when the Cowboys slapped the franchise tag on Anthony Spencer. After reading comments and a few articles on this move, it looks like Cowboy Nation is 50/50 with it, maybe less. Let’s be frank about this, why would we franchise an average player who had one good season (contract year) and has admittedly taken plays off in previous seasons...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
March 07, 2013  |  2 Comments
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