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Cowboys Updated Salary Cap; Plus Possible Free Agents

More possible free agents? This offseason for the Dallas Cowboys? It's more than just a possibility, as shocking as that sounds.The Dallas Cowboys surprisingly have $5,754,917 in salary cap space, which gives them plenty of space to sign a free agent or two. They could really sign any free agent that they want to, and an example of that is when they signed Brandon Carr in 2012...
Via Pro Football Spot
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones Counting on Allure of the Star, Not Big Bucks

Well, Henry Melton made his visit and he left without signing a contract. Jared Allen is in Dallas today, and I would expect he’s looking for a decent payday as well. That being said, I think in the end, neither of these two players will be signed by the Cowboys, simply because they are out of the Cowboys’ price range. Jerry Jones is counting on the allure of the “star” to...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Position Analysis: Cornerbacks

Brandon Carr - Signed through 2016 - Dead Money Hit: $16.9 millionCarr has been the Cowboys' most consistent corneback since joining the Cowboys in 2012, but the size of his contract makes the signing a mixed bag to this point. Carr is a good, physical press corner and the Cowboys will need to tweak their scheme to utilize his skills best, he allowed huge games to Calvin Johnson...
Via Football Nation
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys not expected to restructure Brandon Carr’s contract

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to Todd Archer of ESPNDallas.com,  the Cowboys aren’t expected to restructure Brandon Carr’s contract. My sense is the Cowboys will not restructure Brandon Carr's contract because they don't want to push money into future caps. — Todd Archer (@toddarcher) February...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

The Cowboys could create quite a bit of money after restructuring some deals

Player Base Vs. Cap Tony Romo $13.5 $21.7 DeMarcus Ware $12.25 $16 Brandon Carr $7.5 $12.2 Jason Witten $5 $8.412 Miles Austin $5.5 $8.249 Sean Lee $5.5 $7.5 Orlando Scandrick $4.5 $6.601 Doug Free $3.5 $6.520 Morris Claiborne $1.86 $4.435 Kyle Orton $3.25 $4.377 The Cowboys will restructure the deals of Romo, Carr, Witten and […]The post The Cowboys could create quite a bit of...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys are almost $25 million over the 2014 salary cap

It doesn’t sound like the Dallas Cowboys will have the ability to spend at all during free agency. Owner Jerry Jones claims his team is almost $25 million over the projected 2014 salary cap. “It’s still tight,” Jones said Wednesday afternoon of the salary cap. “I think we always manage through it, but we’re still in a tight situation after coming off the penalties ($10...
Via Pro Football Zone
January 23, 2014  |  1 Comment

Cowboys Notes: Brandon Carr, Miles Austin, DeMarcus Ware

Todd Archer of ESPN Dallas offers his take on what is likely to transpire with the Cowboys and their current roster this offseason. As we’ve mentioned before, the Cowboys will be 25 million over the salary cap next year, so creating cap space is at the top of their offseason priorities list. According to Archer, Dallas will restructure the contracts of QB Tony Romo and MLB...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr says he’s playing Sunday despite a battle with the flu

    According to Clarence Hill Jr.,  Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr says he’s playing against the Redskins this Sunday even though he’s been fighting off the flu. Brandon Carr said there no question he is playing against the Redskins. He has played through too many injuries to be sidelined by the flu — Clarence Hill (@clarencehilljr...
Via Pro Football Zone
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Stephen Jones calls out Cowboys’ players

After a brutal loss to the Chicago Bears on Monday Night Football, Dallas Cowboys’ Vice President/COO (and the owner’s son) Stephen Jones was very critical of the team. “They’ve all got to be better,” Jones said. “Sean Lee has got to be better. Brandon Carr has got to be better. Bruce Carter has got to be better. Jason Hatcher has got to be better. We’ve all got to...
Via Pro Football Zone
December 11, 2013  |  3 Comments

Brandon Marshall against Brandon Carr

Brandon Marshall told reporters this week that he “absolutely hates” the match up against the Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr.  The spotlight is now officially on these two as the Chicago Bears host the Dallas Cowboys on Monday Night Football. “I don’t like playing against Brandon Carr,” Marshall said, perThe Dallas Morning News. “He presents a lot of tough challenges...
Via Sports Mockery
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

A Good Old Fashioned Thanksgiving Victory

Thanksgiving Day was an exciting day in Cowboy town as they rallied past the Oakland Raiders. The Cowboys racked up 31 points against the Raiders who scored only 24. The Cowboys now regain their position atop the NFC EAST. Averaging about 10 yards a carry in the third quarter, Lance Dunbar came to dominate on Thanksgiving. Dunbar picked up a gargantuan 45 yards on a huge play...
Via The Outlaws
November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr Says The Cowboys Don’t Have Average Players

#38, #21, #42 and some others who I refuse to call by name are pretty below average, but I get what Carr is saying with these quotes to Cowboys Corner. “It’s frustrating,” he said. “We don’t have average players on this team. We know we have some guys that can make plays. There are special players on this team, and we’re not showing the capabilities that we have out there...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

What drives the Carr?

News courtesy of DallasCowboys.com: And now, an enlightening message from Brandon Carr. “You just have to move on, just flush it from your system. There are going to be emotions in this game … you just learn from everything that happens to you both on and off the field” Carr comments in response to Dallas’ loss to Detroit on Sunday at Ford Field. Carr was responsible...
Via The Outlaws
October 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys' Carr still confident after Megatron's big game

IRVING, Texas Cornerback Brandon Carr didn't sound like a shattered man despite being an up-close witness to the Lions' Calvin Johnson torching of the Cowboys for 14 catches and 329 yards Sunday. "It definitely hasn't shaken my confidence," Carr said Monday. "It might have boosted it. That might sound crazy, but I learn from games like that. It's...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys' Carr still confident after Megatron's big game

IRVING, Texas Cornerback Brandon Carr didn't sound like a shattered man despite being an up-close witness to the Lions' Calvin Johnson torching of the Cowboys for 14 catches and 329 yards Sunday. "It definitely hasn't shaken my confidence," Carr said Monday. "It might have boosted it. That might sound crazy, but I learn from games like that. It's...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Carr clicking as big-money label grows on him

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By SCHUYLER DIXON AP Sports Writer Brandon Carr is more comfortable carrying the label of ''$50 million cornerback'' these days. It's been a year since Carr was the biggest free agent investment in the secondary for the Dallas Cowboys since Deion Sanders nearly two decades ago. He's playing like a big-money...
Via AP on Fox
October 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys CB Brandon Carr: ‘We know Robert Griffin III is not the same’

Washington Redskins fans are hoping their team’s bye week helps Robert Griffin III get back to being the dynamic playmaker he was a year ago. Griffin looked shaky at best during the first four games of the season, throwing off his back foot quite a bit and looking timid on read-option plays. Dallas Cowboys cornerback […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr: RG3 doesn’t look the same

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr told the NFL Network’s “Around The League Live today that Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III doesn’t look the same to him so far this season. “He doesn’t look the same,” Carr said, via NFL.com. ”That’s not saying we’re going to fall asleep on him. He still has the same arm strength. He still has some type of elusive...
Via Pro Football Zone
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Here’s the awful body language we’ve come to expect from Eli Manning (GIF)

In case you missed it, Eli Manning had a rough opener last night in Dallas. Peyton’s younger brother threw two interceptions in the Giants’ first three possessions, setting an ugly tone for the rest of the game, in which New York finished with SIX total turnovers. Despite all that, the Giants somehow found themselves within one score late in the game, largely due to Manning...
Via Read And React
September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants 6 turnovers in 36-31 loss at Cowboys

Giants quarterback Eli Manning disgustedly swiped his right arm in the air when his short pass got tipped into the waiting hands of Brandon Carr, and again as the Dallas Cowboys cornerback ran past him on the way to the end zone. This was a new experience for Manning, even with 450 yards passing and four touchdowns. The turnover-plagued Giants lost in Cowboys owner Jerry Jones&...
Via AP on Fox
September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys force 6 TOs to beat Giants

Brandon Carr returned an interception 49 yards for a clinching touchdown, and the Dallas Cowboys beat Eli Manning for the first time at their fancy $1.2 billion stadium with six takeaways in a 36-31 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday night.
Via FOXSports.com
September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys CB Brandon Carr witnesses the birth of his son on “Facetime”

Technology came to the rescue for one member of the Dallas Cowboys last week. CB Brandon Carr was attempting to get from Los Angeles to Dallas, TX on Monday when his fiancé went into labor. Not wanting to miss the birth of his first son,  his iPhone and “Facetime” ensured that although he was in LA he wouldn’t miss the important part. “I saw everything I needed to see...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys CB Brandon Carr Witnesses Son’s Birth on Facetime

  Parents usually wish they could know the exact time their children will be born so they could prepare. As we all know, that isn’t usually how it works out. Cowboys CB Brandon Carr is no different. ESPN is reporting that the birth of Carr’s first son, Austin, was witnessed by Carr himself in a rather unconventional way. After the Hall of Fame game in Canton on Sunday, Carr...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys: Brandon Carr watches sons birth on FaceTime

getty images Brandon Carr was not there in person for the birth of his son but he did get to witness it, on FaceTime. Carr flew home to be with his fiancee and newborn son who was born on Monday. “No sleep at all, but I wouldn’t want it any other way,” said Carr, via the Star Telegram. “It was a good feeling to be there and actually see your first son. I’m still trying...
Via Tireball.com
August 08, 2013  |  Discuss
TECHNOLOGY, RIGHT?

Cowboy watches birth on FaceTime

Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr was unable to witness his fiancée give birth to his child in person, so he watched it via the online and mobile video application FaceTime. 

Via This Given Sunday
August 08, 2013  |  2 Comments

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