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Cowboys' Gavin Escobar to wear cleats depicting cancer battle

When the Dallas Cowboys take to the field Thursday night against the Minnesota Vikings, backup tight end Gavin Escobar will be wearing especially important cleats. Escobar, who survived a battle with testicular cancer, will depict said battle and how he overcame the illness on his cleats. Cowboys TE Gavin Escobar had testicular cancer. Week 13 cleats say "I survived" & "Feeling...
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November 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Monday web roundup: Dallas Cowboys

What, Exactly, Has Gavin Escobar Done For The Dallas Cowboys? Part I The second round of the Dallas Cowboys draft appears to be where TEs go to die. Gavin ... Blandino has had lengthy discussions with Cowboys over catch rule This one is on the Cowboys folks and I'm shocked Dez didn't know the rule. ... It was nice of him to bring up Dallas “being great through the entire...
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July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

TE Gavin Escobar looking for a bigger role in passing game

Dallas Cowboys second round pick in 2013, tight end Gavin Escobar has six touchdowns in two seasons, but he wants to establish himself as a well-rounded tight end in his third season. “I’m just out there trying to show everyone what I can do and trying to be more involved in the offense this year,” he said, via “I think goals are really important...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Gavin Escobar Didn’t Improve, Tony Romo Did

Gavin Escobar capped off his breaking-out party Sunday evening with a beautiful 26-yard touchdown grab in the 3rd quarter – a play that proved crucial to the team’s chances of beating the Giants. Predictably, the post-game and Monday morning articles are giving Escobar his due praise. One thing that upsets me a bit, though, is all the talk about how Escobar is “finally living...
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October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Gavin Escobar is about to unleash the Dallas Cowboys’ offense.

The Dallas Cowboys offense was already quite lethal in 2013, but it doesn’t mean it can’t be better in 2014. With an improved offensive line and Dez Bryant becoming more dominant every day, I think it’s very likely that Dallas remains as one of the top offensives in the NFL. But I believe the Cowboys posses a player on their team who was under-utilized in 2013 and holds the...
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August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Four late-round sleepers to target

With just over a week to go before the 2014 NFL Draft, the Dallas Cowboys are looking hard at the back end of their draft board as well as the front. With a large number of late-round picks, Dallas needs to do its research to maximize its chances of hitting on one or two overlooked prospects. Here are four guys who the Cowboys should target on day three. They might not play where...
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Should Cowboys seek another TE in the Draft?

Over the weekend, the Combine was all over the sporting news world with everyone focusing on the quarterbacks. Well you’d be kidding yourselves if you didn’t think the Cowboys were looking at Tight Ends. The Cowboys have been trying to focus on this position for number of years and with Mike Pope as the new position coach, it still remains an interesting focus. The Cowboys drafted...
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February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Should Cowboys dabble with a FA TE?

The Dallas Cowboys have spent a great deal of time trying to draft tight ends and more importantly Garrett has been trying to implement the famed 12 and 13 personnel groupings. The Cowboys have tried and failed many a time in drafting these tight ends, but they hope to buck the trend with Gavin Escobar. There are quite a plethora of tight ends available on the market and cover32...
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February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys Tight End Gavin Escobar Flips Into End Zone for Touchdown, Celebrates With Bernie Dance (GIFs)

It took the Dallas Cowboys more than 23 minutes to get on the board Sunday night against the Philadelphia Eagles, but their first score of the game sure was impressive. Trailing the Eagles 10-0 midway through the second quarter, Kyle Orton hit tight end Gavin Escobar with a short pass deep in Philly territory. Escobar did the rest, galloping the final dozen yards down the sideline...
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys Tight End Gavin Escobar Goes Airborne to Prove his Worth

When the Dallas Cowboys took Gavin Escobar with a second round pick the team had high hopes for the San Diego State product--and have been sorely disappointed (117 yards, 1 TD through Week 16). Should the Cowboys win Sunday night against the Eagles and make it back to the post season the effort on this play might be enough to make fans glad to have him around.From Bleacher Report...
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

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