Dallas Cowboys Depth Chart Analysis: Defensive Ends

Depth ChartGeorge Selvie - 5th Season(2nd with Cowboys)Jeremy Mincey - 8th Season(FA signing)DeMarcus Lawrence - Rookie(2nd round pick)Anthony Spencer - 8th Season(All with Cowboys)Caesar Rayford - 2nd Season(All with Cowboys)Martez Wilson - 4th Season(2nd with Cowboys)Ben Gardner - Rookie(7th round pick)Ben Bass - 3rd Season(All with Cowboys) AnalysisThe Cowboys are counting on...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

What Should Cowboys Expect From LB Anthony Spencer?

Anthony Spencer’s time as a Dallas Cowboy has been tepid at best. His best season came in 2012 when recorded 12 sacks, the only double digit sack season of his career.The next year, he played in just one game before succumbing to a knee injury that required microfracture surgery.Even with the uncertainty of Spencer’s knees, the Cowboys still re-signed him knowing that he may...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Spencer is now running

Cowboys defensive end Anthony Spencer has finally started to run as he continues to recover from microfracture surgery.  He isn’t sure though when he’ll be back on the field. “It’s one thing to be able to run and then another whole thing to play football, so I’ve got a little ways to go,” Spencer said, via Todd Archer of “But it’s progress and that’s...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys LB Anthony Spencer is already running after knee surgery

Anthony Spencer has started running on the field in his comeback from microfracture knee surgery, but the Dallas Cowboys’ defensive end is not sure when he will be able to practice. This is awesome news of the Cowboys who are already without Sean Lee.  ProFootballTalk    @ProFootballTalk  Anthony Spencer off to a running start to comeback  “It’s one thing […] The...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys' Anthony Spencer likely to start season on PUP list

Cowboys pass rusher Anthony Spencer could start the 2014 season on the physically unable to perform list, Chris Wessling of reports.For five months, Spencer was basically unable to move after undergoing the same procedure that shortened the career of Terrell Davis. Because of that, Cowboys vice president Stephen Jones said he wouldn't be shocked if Spencer starts on...
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May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Spencer could start the season on the PUP

Anthony Spencer spent five months immobilized following a microfracture knee procedure that is known for knocking superstars out of professional sports. Executive vice president Stephen Jones now concedes whatever contribution the Cowboys receive from the defensive end is a bonus. “We’re eyes wide open on this,” Jones said, via The Dallas Morning News. “I won’t […] The...
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May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Spencer laid down for up to 17 hours a day for five months

Cowboys defensive end Anthony Spencer told the Dallas Morning News that he laid down for up to 17 hours a day for five months straight as he rested his knee. “I laid down for about 16, 17 hours every day,” Spencer said. The Cowboys are hoping Spencer won’t start the season on the physically unable to perform list, but they won’t be surprised if he does. “We’re eyes wide...
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May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Spencer, Cowboys' senior DL, has gone from indispensible player to spare part with cloudy future

This season, Anthony Spencer has been cast as the most senior member of the Cowboys’ defensive line. It’s a role he’s well-suited for after unwittingly assuming the identity of his hoary character. He has a soft voice and long beard marked with gray flecks. He also recently spent approximately five months virtually immobilized, unable to move around without the aid of crutches...
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May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys Anthony Spencer to Start Season on the PUP List

Anthony Spencer was the Defensive End that the Cowboys decided to bring back this off-season, while DeMarcus Ware left town for Denver.  The Cowboys replaced Ware with Demarcus Lawrence in this year’s draft, in the hopes that Spencer and Lawrence would start opposite each other as the Cowboys shift back to the 4-3 defense. Anthony Spencer had microfracture surgery last October...
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May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

VETERAN COWBOY ON A MISSION: Dallas Cowboys DE Anthony Spencer dedicated to rehabilitation and recovery

Dallas Cowboys DE Anthony Spencer: | 6:11 | Anthony Spencer gives an injury update, and talks about what it has been like trying to recover from microfracture surgery. (Watch | Listen) IRVING, Texas – While yesterday’s (Friday) focus was mainly on the near-50 players at the Dallas Cowboys rookie minicamp, defensive end Anthony Spencer was one of the veterans at the facility...
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May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys holding out hope Anthony Spencer will avoid the PUP list

The Cowboys won’t be surprised if Anthony Spencer begins the 2014 season on the PUP list,  but executive vice president Stephen Jones is holding out hope he won’t have to. “We’re eyes wide open on this – not going to be totally surprised if he starts the season on PUP,” Jones said, via “Anthony thinks he might beat that, and I hope he does. We came...
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Spencer Could Start Season on PUP

Well, don’t hold your breath if you’re hoping to seeing Anthony Spencer in action any time soon. The Cowboys re-signed Spencer to a 1-yr deal for $2 million, and the opportunity to hit $1.5 in incentives. The previous year, Spencer was franchise tagged and got paid a nice load of cash and was shelved after 1st game of his 2013 campaign. People have been wondering where Spencer...
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Agent says Spencer is “excited” to return

ARLINGTON, Texas – Jordan Woy, agent for Dallas Cowboys defensive end Anthony Spencer, says his client is eager to return to play this season and also anxious about playing defensive end. However, Woy doesn’t know when the 2012 Pro Bowler will be cleared to participate in training camp in Oxnard in late July. “That will come down to the trainers,” Woy said while at Alley...
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May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Demarcus Lawrence Pick Locks in Dallas As a Winner in the Draft

The Dallas Cowboys lost Demarcus Ware this off-season, and they had one of the worst defenses in NFL history last season, so obviously the Cowboys.  They need a 4-3 Defensive End to finish up their defensive line.  The re-signing of Anthony Spencer filled in one side of the Defensive line and Henry Melton will help in the middle, but they still need a guy to man down the other...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Spencer type player in South Florida's Ryne Giddins - NFL Draft Preview

In 2013, Giddins finished second on the team with five sacks and added 27 tackles, 10.0 tackles for loss and two forced fumbles in his final campaign. He started two games and played in all 12 and forced a fumble on a sack at No. 17 UCF. He forced a fumble on a sack of a UConn quarterback that was returned 44 yards for a touchdown in a USF victory. He logged two tackles and one ...
May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Cowboys uncertain whether Anthony Spencer will be healthy in time for training camp

Even though the Dallas Cowboys re-signed defensive end Anthony Spencer to a one-year deal,  they don’t know if he’ll be healthy in time for training camp,  according to Todd Archer of Spencer played in only one game last year because of a knee injury that required microfracture surgery. The hope is that he will be healthy by the time training camp begins in...
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April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys News: Defensive End, Anthony Spencer re-signs with Dallas

The Dallas Cowboys re-signed defensive end, Anthony Spencer on Saturday. Spencer's Dallas based agent, Jordan Woy announced the deal via Twitter. The 30 year-old pass rusher's deal is for one-year, and is worth an estimated $3.5 million. Happy to announce that Anthony Spencer has resigned with the Dallas Cowboys on a one year deal.— Jordan Woy (@JordanWoy) April 26...
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April 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys give Spencer a chance to prove himself

The Cowboys managed to re-sign one of their veteran free agents defensive linemen, but it's the one who had nowhere to go. Anthony Spencer will be a Dallas Cowboy at least one more season, but the Cowboys are essentially getting a refurbished product. Sometimes a refurb can be a great bargain and work for years, sometimes a refurb proves why it was available so cheap. With Spencer...
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April 27, 2014  |  Discuss

National Rewind: Power Rankings, Dallas Cowboys pick in our latest mock draft

In case you missed it the best columns from the cover32 universe this past week. National Columns - The top-10 safeties in the NFL Draft. (READ) - POWER RANKINGS: Grading each NFL team’s offense. (READ) - Mock Draft Round 1, version 2.0. (READ) - The must see game for each week of the NFL season (READ) You may also be interested in:National Rewind: Power Rankings, Dallas Cowboys...
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April 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys re-sign Anthony Spencer

Anthony Spencer’s agen Jordan Woy announced that his client has re-signed with the Cowboys. Happy to announce that Anthony Spencer has resigned with the Dallas Cowboys on a one year deal. — Jordan Woy (@JordanWoy) April 26, 2014 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Cowboys re-sign Anthony Spencer appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys re-sign Anthony Spencer to one year deal

The Dallas Cowboys failed to keep Pro Bowl defensive players DeMarcus Ware and Jason Hatcher, but they are bringing back a veteran pass rusher. Agent Jordan Woy announced Saturday that defensive end Anthony Spencer re-signed with the Cowboys on a one-year contract. @JordanWoy: Happy to announce that Anthony Spencer has resigned with the Dallas Cowboys […] The post Cowboys re-sign...
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April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Strengthen Pass Rush, Depth On Defense

The Dallas Cowboys re-signed Anthony Spencer to a one-year contract on Saturday. Spencer’s agent Jordan Woy made the announcement via Twitter. Happy to announce that Anthony Spencer has resigned with the Dallas Cowboys on a one year deal. — Jordan Woy (@JordanWoy) April 26, 2014 The former 2007 first round pick (No. 26 overall) out of Purdue has racked up 363 tackles with 32...
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April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys bringing back DE Anthony Spencer

The Dallas Cowboys have re-signed defensive end Anthony Spencer. Spencer’s agent Jordan Woy broke the news on his twitter account that the 30-year-old was returning to the Cowboys. The Cowboys used the franchise tag on Spencer in each of the last two seasons. In 2013 he played in just one game before undergoing microfracture surgery to repair articular cartilage damage in his left...
April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Re-Sign Anthony Spencer

Dallas Cowboys’ defensive end Anthony Spencer only played one game in 2013, but will be back with the team in 2014. Adam Schefter is reporting that Spencer and the Cowboys have agreed to a one-year deal to keep Spencer in Dallas. Cowboys brought back Anthony Spencer on a one-year deal, hope he’ll be ready for training camp. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 26, 2014 The...
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April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys resign Anthony Spencer to 1year deal

According to multiple sources the Dallas Cowboys have made another free agency move and have signed Anthony Spencer. Spencer played in only one game last year before undergoing microfracturing knee surgery that ended his season. It is worth noting that Spencer’s 2012 season was his best where he registered 11 sacks, and a Pro Bowl nod. It is yet unknown if Spencer will be available...
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April 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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