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Dallas Cowboys re-sign MLB Rolando McClain

Rolando McClain was one of the riskier signings on the open market this off-season, considering he was kicked off the team by the Raiders in 2012, has been arrested 3 times since entering the league in 2010, and was out of football entirely in 2013. However, the reward is obvious with him. Drafted 8th overall in 2010 by the Raiders, McClain came into the league with a ton of potential...
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Does Romo restructure pave the way for Peterson?

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has agreed to restructure his contract to give the team more salary cap space, and already there has been speculation about Romo’s new deal freeing up room to acquire Adrian Peterson. Pro Football Talk reports that Romo’s restructure has created an additional $12.8 million in cap space for the 2015...Read More
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Report: Tony Romo restructuring is not to make room for Adrian Peterson

Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports The Dallas Cowboys have restructured Tony Romo’s deal, creating $12.8 million in cap space this year, reports ProFootballTalk. Per source, Cowboys exercised right to automatically convert $16M of Tony Romo’s salary to signing bonus. Creates $12.8M in 2015 cap space. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) April 1, 2015   Romo, 34, threw...
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Report: Cowboys to restructure Tony Romo's contract

The Dallas Cowboys are setting themselves up to pay Tony Romo for the rest of his natural life. According to numerous reports, the team plans to restructure Romo’s contract for what seems like a 10th time. This moves will likely save the Cowboys about $13 million against the cap in 2015. It will also create a total of over $32 million of dead money on his contract following this...
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McClain Remains Dallas' Middle Man

After over three weeks of free agency and a brief flirtation with New England, linebacker Rolando McClain has re-signed with the Cowboys for a one-year deal. He will receive a $3 million base salary with another $1 million in possible incentives. The move confirms what had already been discussed by Jason Garrett last week, that Sean Lee would be moving to the weakside spot. Dallas’...
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Rolando McClain re-signs with Dallas Cowboys

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports As soon as linebacker Rolando McClain visited the New England Patriots, his former team came calling. McClain has decided to stay in Dallas, re-signing with the Cowboys for a one-year deal, reportedly worth $3 million, with a chance to earn another $1 million in incentives. McClain, the No. 8 overall pick by the Raiders in 2010, was brought in...
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Cowboys fight off Patriots to resign LB Rolando McClain with $3 million, one-year deal

According to Ed Werder of ESPN, the Dallas Cowboys have re-signed linebacker Rolando McClain to a $3 million, one-year deal. The deal includes a base value of $3 million, with another $1 million in playing time escalators. The Cowboys signed McClain in 2014 after Sean Lee tore his ACL in OTAs, and he played at a very high level. The Patriots had interest and had an offer on the...
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Romo: DeMarco ended up asking me, 'Why don't you take a pay cut?'

The Dallas Cowboys may have balked at paying and keeping running back DeMarco Murray, but Murray himself really didn't want to go anywhere. Just ask Tony Romo. "DeMarco ended up asking me, 'Why don't you take a pay cut?' I said, 'I will. I would take a pay cut to go do this,'" Romo said on 105.3 The Fan in Dallas Tuesday, per the Dallas Morning News. "I was like, 'They're going...
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Romo was willing to take pay cut to keep DeMarco Murray

DeMarco Murray is long gone from the Dallas Cowboys after signing a contract with the rival Philadelphia Eagles. Before he decided to sign with Philly, Murray was hopeful that the Cowboys would pony up the cash to keep him and was even willing to give them a hometown discount. He wanted to remain in Dallas...Read More
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Did Jerry Jones want enough cap room to add Peterson?

It has become very clear over the past several weeks that Adrian Peterson no longer wants to play for the Minnesota Vikings. What is less clear is where he might end up if the Vikings grant him his wish. Are the Dallas Cowboys still in the mix? According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, Cowboys owner Jerry...Read More
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Jerry Jones says Darren McFadden still has 'the kinds of skills that got him drafted with the fourth pick in the draft'

Dallas Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones endorsed new running back Darren McFadden by saying he still has the 'skills that got him drafted with the fourth pick' in the 2008 NFL Draft. "Yes, he would have liked to have had a more productive career [in Oakland]," Jones said, via CBS Sports. "But the kinds of skills that got him drafted with the fourth pick in the draft, he...
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Terrance Williams: Unsung Hero of Cowboys’ Offense

Every hero has his sidekick – even on the football field. If Dez Bryant is the Batman of the Dallas Cowboys offense, that makes Terrance Williams his reliable sidekick, Robin. Dez and Williams are the caped crusaders of America’s Team. An underrated and overshadowed wide receiver, Terrance Williams’ big play ability has helped... -- Click the title above to read the full article...
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Bisexual NFL player is offended by Michael Sam's comments

A unidentified bisexual NFL player has reportedly spoken with TMZ Sports, stating that comments made by Michael Sam that were directed at other gay NFL players were offensive to him. Sam indicated last week that he was not the only gay player in the NFL. The player, who did not wish to be identified by name, and has played for several seasons, then responded with his view on the...
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For Dallas Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee, it’s put-up or shut-up time!

Sean Patrick Lee was a multi-sport star at Upper St. Clair High School in Pennsylvania and that strength followed him to Pennsylvania State University  (commonly referred to as Penn State) as a starting outside linebacker for late, great Joseph Vincent “Joe” Paterno who almost everyone referred to as “JoePa”. Then, Lee tears his anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee...
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Photo: Tony Romo, Jason Garrett In Houston To Support Duke vs. Gonzaga

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and head coach Jason Garrett have never been shy about their love for the Duke Blue Devils – they’ve been spotted attending home games and hanging out with players in the locker room. Sunday night, it looks like the duo will be in Houston to watch their favorite college basketball squad try to reach this year’s Final Four. Laura Keeley of...
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Who Will the Cowboys Select in Round One?

Before the hectic draft month of April begins, the crew at TopSportsReport decided it would be a smart time to write a 1st round mock draft.  John Miceli decided to write the article.  He carefully made selections for each team and explained each selection in this article. Check out who John Miceli selected for the Dallas Cowboys on behalf of Jason Garrett and Jerry Jones. NFL...
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Michael Sam: 'I'm not the only gay person in the NFL'

When Michael Sam fell to the seventh round of the 2014 NFL draft after earning SEC Defensive Player of the Year honors the previous season, there were some who raised concerns about how the league handled the first openly gay draft prospect. Those concerns has been quieted to an extent due to Sam’s struggles making the transition to the NFL. Originally considered a mid-round pick...
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Dallas Cowboys: Team to Beat in the NFC?

The Dallas Cowboys appeared to be on an against all odds run when it all came crashing down with a controversial call on a Dez Bryant non-catch. Aaron Rodgers would have gotten the ball back regardless, so it’s impossible to forecast how the game would have turned out regardless. All there is to do now is look forward. Is the Cowboys smash mouth, offensive line heavy, and opportunistic...
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Dallas Cowboys’ Dez Bryant has not signed franchise tag

The Greg Hardy news circulating the media all week has overshadowed the Dez Bryant franchise tag situation. Or has it? Dez Bryant has yet to sign his franchise tag agreement. Is that worrisome? Although he would be scheduled to make nearly 13 million dollars if he were to sign it, Bryant clearly stated during the season that he would be highly disappointed if he were franchise tagged...
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Dallas Cowboys: Patience is the answer in the Brandon Carr dilemma

Does anyone remember what happened with right tackle Doug Free two years ago? If not, allow me to refresh your memory. After two solid seasons from 2009-2010, Free regressed and seemingly lost his confidence and technique for the next two seasons, 2011-2012. After that 2012 campaign (around mid-May 2013 to be exact), Free was asked by the Dallas Cowboys front office to take a substantial...
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Agent: Michael Sam was 'flat-out horrible' at veteran combine

Michael Sam’s dream of playing in professional football still is alive. But it appears the road back to an NFL roster will be a difficult one.   The 25-year-old defensive end out of Missouri participated in this weekend’s veteran’s combine — along with older free agents such as Michael Bush and Brady Quinn — and according to TMZ Sports, things didn’t go too well...
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Greg Hardy: Hardly a sure thing for Cowboys

The most controversial free agent deal this season comes from a franchise that seems to bask in the glory of making news. Last week the Dallas Cowboys signed defensive end Greg Hardy, who was suspended for all but one game last season, to a one-year deal that could be worth $13.1 million with incentives.  According to, "Hardy will earn a base salary of $745,000, $9,255...
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Does Greg Hardy solve Cowboys pass rush needs?

The Dallas Cowboys, in somewhat of a shocking move, signed controversial defensive end Greg Hardy to a one-year deal that could be worth over 13 million dollars with incentives. From an X’s and O’s standpoint, Hardy could not be a more perfect fit for the team. However, head coach Jason Garrett’s liking for the “right kind of guy” to build his team around made many think...
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Dallas mayor: Cowboys signing Greg Hardy is ‘a shot in the gut’

The Dallas Cowboys subjected the organization to some semblance of scrutiny by signing Greg Hardy to a one-year deal. Count Dallas mayor Mike Rawlings among those questioning the decision. After a local sports anchor blasted the team with a lengthy, on-air diatribe, in which he questioned why the Cowboys would elect to bring in a...Read More The post Dallas mayor refers to Cowboys...
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Jerry Jones: Cowboys did their due diligence before signing Greg Hardy

The Dallas Cowboys took an arguable risk by signing Greg Hardy to a one-year, incentive-based deal on Wednesday. But according to team owner Jerry Jones, the decision to bring in the former Carolina Panthers defensive end was also a calculated move involving serious thought and consideration. Perhaps sensing that the signing of Hardy, in light...Read More The post Jerry Jones: Cowboys...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

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