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Report: Cowboys, Dez Bryant talking extension

According to Tim MacMahon of ESPNDallas.com,  the Cowboys and wide receiver Dez Bryant are working on a contract extension. The Dallas Cowboys have had several discussions with the agent for receiverDez Bryant about a lucrative, long-term extension, but the sides are not close to a deal as the team opens training camp. Bryant believes he has earned the right to be among the highest...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Tony Romo still insists his best years are ahead of him

Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo told reporters during the offseason that his best years are ahead of him. On Thursday Romo reiterated his feelings about his future. Tony Romo says his best years are ahead of him. pic.twitter.com/Pqqp93yb0o — Charean Williams (@NFLCharean) July 25, 2014 I love Romo’s confidence, but every 34 year-old football player is on the decline. var...
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Training camp Day One with the Dallas Cowboys

  (credit: dallascowboys.com) The Dallas Cowboys enter into the 2014 season’s training camp with a renewed, re-energized mentality. Faces will be missed, but they have been replaced and the new faces will soon have you learning their prospective numbers. This spring I had wrote that this season would largely depend on the job the scouts did on available players and how management...
Via Down and Distance
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones gives Jason Garrett a little hope: 'Not a make or break situation'

If Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett supposed that another subpar season in 2014 would spell his desmise in Dallas, he apparently has nothing to worry about. "In terms of the record of this team, this is not a make or break situation for Jason," owner Jerry Jones said, via NFL.com's Gregg Rosenthal. "Members of this staff, we've got a job to do. We...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Orton Pull a Fast One on Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys?

Training camp is getting underway, and in the next few days every team in the NFL will have started meaning football is not too far off. So while that means we will finally have an excuse to do no house chores on Sunday it also means that we are going to get a rush of gossip before there is actual football to talk.Like how Kyle Orton put one over on Jerry Jones so he could take his...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Orton doesn’t want to retire

Well Kyle Orton certainy fooled the Cowboys. Orton indicated he wanted to retire,  so Dallas cut him,  now he wants to keep playing. Jerry Jones said that Kyle Orton doesnt not want to retire and wants to play this year. Orton won the standoff. — Clarence Hill (@clarencehilljr) July 23, 2014 I’m not sure why Orton wanted to leave Dallas,  it’s not like he’s going to get...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones: Kyle Orton Wants To Keep Playing

Last week the Dallas Cowboys parted ways with veteran quarterback Kyle Orton. The move prevented Orton from having to pay back the $3.25 million in prorated signing bonus and seemed to signal his retirement. But now Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones has come out and said the former 2005 fourth round pick has no plans of hanging up his cleats. Photo Credit: DallasCowboys...
Via Gridiron Grit
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys’ Quotable’s : Melton cleared, Romo ready to put back on burner

Dallas, TX - The Dallas Cowboys officially opened for Training Camp today and it seems as though optimism is coming through in waves. This is the time that folks put their best foot forward and build the team chemistry and camaraderie that according to NFL.com the Cowboys definitely need. We all know I feel about that talk so we move on. One thing has now become certain, Henry Melton...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Orton Wants To Play Another Year In The NFL

  Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told reporters on Wednesday that veteran QB Kyle Orton doesn’t want to retire from the NFL and would like to play another year, per Clarence Hill. Dallas had been in a standoff with Orton for much of the offseason, but ultimately elected to cut him last week. Jones admitted that the decision to release Orton was to create cap space and use the savings...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys new defensive tackle Henry Melton has been cleared to play

Defensive tackle Henry Melton, an intriguing free-agent acquisition, will be cleared to take part in the first practice of training camp, according to the Dallas Morning News. Melton missed the entirety of offseason practices while recovering from ACL surgery. There was speculation that his rehab was behind schedule, so this is welcome news for the […] The post Cowboys new defensive...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
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3 Reasons Why Cowboys Fans Should Want a Losing Season

So it's worth noting that I will never root for the Cowboys to lose during the season. That's why I wrote "why cowboys fans SHOULD" rather than "WILL" root for their team to lose. Also it is why I write this before the season begins, when I can look at the team logically and determine how likely it is for the team to win a super bowl with the current roster...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Top offseason free agent acquisition DT Henry Melton a full go for Cowboys training camp

According to David Moore of the Dallas Morning News, defensive tackle Henry Melton will be medically cleared to take part in the first session in training camp. The defensive tackle is expected to be a full participant for the start of training camp after rehabbing from a torn ACL. Melton is sat out OTAs, but continued to be on track to be cleared when the Cowboys report to camp...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Cowboys RB Robert Newhouse dies at 64

Former Dallas Cowboys running back Robert Newhouse, who spent 12 years with the team, passed away on Tuesday at the age of 64. Newhouse’s death is reported to be from a combination of a stroke he suffered back in 2010 and heart disease.  The former Cowboys running back gained over 5,700 yards and scored 36 touchdowns in 12 seasons with the team. His best season came in 1975 when...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys chances of winning the NFC East could hinge on this question

Thank goodness, football is here. All week, training camps open around the NFL, as teams begin the journey toward Super Bowl XLVIX in Glendale, Arizona. Every team in the league has questions that need to be answered, as no one has a clear and easy road map to the Promised Land. But the difference between being a contender and an also-ran usually comes down to one key issue. So as...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys add another big receiver to lethal corps

The Dallas Cowboys defense is riddled with question marks going into the 2014 season. How will they handle the loss of inside linebacker Sean Lee? Who’s going to step up as a pass rusher with Jason Hatcher and DeMarcus Ware gone? We’ll have to wait until fall to find out. One thing we don’t have to wonder about though is the Cowboys offense, which is always extremely potent...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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