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Cowboys’ J.J. Wilcox: I got caught up in the lights and fame as a rookie

Last year, J.J. Wilcox became a starter by Week 3, started five games, missed three weeks with an injury, came back and never regained a starting spot. Personal issues also added a burden on an already whirlwind rookie year. Now, he’s projected as the Cowboys’ starter at safety alongside Barry Church, and he says he’s ready to handle all that comes with it. “Coming in as...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

7 Position Battles to Watch on Cowboys Defense

[tps_title]Defensive Position Battles[/tps_title] Pos. Starting Player CB Brandon Carr LB Bruce Carter SS Barry Church FS J.J. Wilcox Here’s a list of The post 7 Position Battles to Watch on Cowboys Defense appeared first on Dallas Cowboys Nation.
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Wilcox sounds like the real deal for Dallas

It sounds like the Dallas Cowboys might be in good shape going into 2014 with J.J. Wilcox as their starting free safety. Hearing good things about J.J. Wilcox as the FS this season. Good ball skills and a solid tackler. — Calvin Watkins (@calvinwatkins) June 27, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; ...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Show Confidence In J.J. Wilcox

Cowboy fans have been calling for a true player at the safety position for…. Well, for as long as I can remember. The post Cowboys Show Confidence In J.J. Wilcox appeared first on DC Nation.
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May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

What Does The Future Hold For J.J. Wilcox?

There aren’t a lot of positives to take away from the Dallas Cowboys’ defense, particularly in the secondary. And rookie safety J.J. Wilcox had a very shaky year. And if you have already started digging into the 2014 draft, you will see many draftniks putting a safety in their first round of their mock drafts to Dallas. And while I wouldn’t necessarily be opposed to that, I...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys' Wilcox having MRI after hurting knee in practice

IRVING, Texas - Cowboys rookie safety J.J. Wilcox is undergoing an MRI this evening to determine the severity of a right knee sprain sustained in Thursday's practice. Wilcox' quick assimilation caused Dallas to release early-season starter Will Allen. Veteran Barry Church will continue to man the other safety position for the 4-3 Cowboys, who play at Detroit on Sunday. ...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys rookie DB Wilcox back after mom's death

IRVING, Texas On the first night Dallas Cowboys Nation met just-drafted safety J.J. Wilcox, he lost his composure in a comically positive way, accepting the news from owner Jerry Jones while screaming with glee in the phone with a chorus of his family and friends screaming with glee in the background. On Wednesday, the rookie returned to practice and to the locker room after spending...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys sign third-rounder J.J. Wilcox

Via, the Dallas Cowboys have signed third-round pick J.J Wilcox. ESPNDallas reports that the deal is worth $2.8 million with about half a million as a signing bonus. The Cowboys are planning on using Wilcox on special teams and are giving him a shot to compete for a starting job at safety. Wilcox played receiver and running back on Georgia Southern up until his senior...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Draft pick J.J. Wilcox will help Cowboys at safety

Upgrading at safety was one of the Dallas Cowboys' top priorities following the conclusion of the 2012 season. The lack of playmakers at the position had many thinking the Cowboys would draft a safety in the first round last Thursday. However, when former Longhorn Kenny Vaccaro was selected by the New Orleans Saints at No. 15, the Cowboys had no other safety ranked high enough...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
May 02, 2013  |  Discuss

J.J. Wilcox cried after the Cowboys drafted him (Video)

Former Georgia Southern safety J.J. Wilcox cried right after he got a call from Dallas Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones. If I had the talent to play in the NFL, I would probably cry if I ended up getting drafted.   Need NFL Tickets?
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May 02, 2013  |  Discuss
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