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Free Agency: Recap of who’s available

Over the past few months, all of here at cover32 have been compiling lists of all the top free agents at every position. Now we are one day away from the start of the new league year and the opening day of free agency. The Cowboys will have needs all across the board and maybe a free agent or two can come in on the cheap and play above their value, much like George Selvie and Nick...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Adding Will McClay could yield Defensive draft pick gold

Dallas Cowboys news has been a bit slow since we departed the 2013 season; but, word is coming out that Will McClay will be infusing his pro personnel scouting magic into this year’s draft board. McClay has been instrumental in finding some nice gems over the past few seasons. On top of finding Laurent Robinson a few seasons ago, he hit on George Selvie and Nick Hayden has been...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys DT Nick Hayden is known as “Golden Cock”

You really can’t make this stuff up. Dallas Cowboys coach  Rod Marinelli  apparently gives his players nicknames.  Well the name he gave defensive tackle Nick Hayden is very interesting. Hayden’s nickname is “Golden ****.”  The bad thing is that everyone will soon be referring to him as that. “Those nicknames are starting to stick,” head coach Jason Garrett said...
Via Pro Football Zone
September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Rod Marinelli nicknamed Nick Hayden ‘Golden Cock’

Dallas Cowboys defensive line coach Rod Marinelli might give out the best nicknames in sports. The Cowboys are 2-1 and the defense has been a strong point through three games. The team is currently second in the league in rushing yards allowed per game (66.3) and sacks (13). Jason Hatcher has three of the 13 […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys' defensive line is now a Fearsome Four

IRVING, Texas The Dallas Cowboys' defensive line is making a name for itself with its play. It's also made up a name for itself: The Fearsome Four. The name is borrowed from the famous Los Angeles Rams' "Fearsome Foursome" from the 1960s: Deacon Jones, Merlin Olsen, Rosey Grier and Lamar Lundy. The Cowboys' Fearsome Four is made up of defensive ends DeMarcus...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Ratliff Moved to PUP list, will miss first 6 weeks

The Cowboys have made the decision to move DT Jay Ratliff to PUP, which will keep him from action for 6 weeks. Barring further setbacks, Ratliff will be eligible for week 7 @ Philly (Oct. 20th) Expect to see Nick Hayden to take over alongside Jason Hatcher at the DT position. Ratliff is pretty much done in Dallas. Look for the Cowboys to reload the position in the 2014 draft.
Via CowboysBlog.Net
August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals Re-Sign Cedric Peerman, Chris Pressley, Rey, Hayden

The Cincinnati Bengals re-signed four players on Monday.  Fullback Chris Pressley, running back Cedric Peerman, defensive tackle Nick Hayden and linebacker Vincent Rey had expiring contracts until the Bengals re-signed them, according to the team’s press release. Pressley signed a two-year extension.  The four-year veteran originally signed with Cincinnati as an undrafted rookie...
Via Gridiron Grit
March 13, 2012  |  Discuss

S Mays, DT Hayden among inactives for Bengals

Safety Taylor Mays is among seven players on the inactive list for the Bengals in their playoff game against Houston. Mays also sat out the regular-season finale with a hamstring injury. Safety Robert Sands, linebacker Dontay Moch, guard Otis Hudson, offensive tackle Anthony Collins, receiver Armon Binns and defensive tackle Nick Hayden were also inactive for the Bengals. Third...
Via AP on Fox
January 07, 2012  |  Discuss

The Cincinnati Bengals sign DT Nick Hayden

The Bengals have signed 25-year old DT Nick Hayden.  Hayden played in 14 games for the Panthers last year and he had 31 tackles, 1 tackle for a loss, 1 sack and 1 pass defensed.  He has now played in 26 games in his first three years in the NFL and he has 51 tackles, 2 sacks,  3 tackles for a loss and 1 pass defensed.  Hayden will essentially replace Pat Sims, who was placed...
Via Bengals Locker
December 07, 2011  |  Discuss
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