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Cowboys 1st-Round Focus

Wouldn’t it be nice to be Tampa Bay right now? Need a quarterback; there’s the best prospect of the last three draft classes. No great agonizing over your biggest need, or who might fall to you, or many other “what if” scenarios. The Cowboys have no such luxury. Twenty-six teams will get to have a say before Dallas can add a fresh face to the roster, leaving the range of...
Via CowboysFans.com
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Dorial Green-Beckham declines to meet with the Dallas Cowboys

When it comes to the WR position in the NFL Draft, many teams are intrigued with Dorial Green-Beckham. The former Missouri star has the size that NFL teams look for but his off the field issues have teams questioning if they should pick him. Well Green-Beckham might have some more explaining to do after what happened on Sunday.According to Ross Jones of Fox Sports, Green-Beckham...
Via No Guts, No Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Mel Kiper mocks UConn cornerback to the Dallas Cowboys in the first round

Can you feel it? The excitment is building as the NFL Draft is now just two weeks away from kicking off in Chicago. There’s plenty of intrigue and trade speculation to go around this year, and even the later rounds might wind up being must-see TV for football fans. Who will the Dallas Cowboys select? Dallas Cowboys Draft 2015: Five Best Realistic Possibilities For Pick 27 http...
Via cover32
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Brugler Releases 2-Round Mock, Cowboys Take Peters and Yeldon

CBS Sports, Dane Brugler has released his first 2-round mock draft, and he gives the Cowboys two intriguing prospects. At #27: Marcus Peters, CB, Washington Brandon Carr has disappointed and Morris Claiborne has been the one blemish on an otherwise flawless first-round résumé for the Cowboys the past five years, making cornerback a need in this year’s draft. Peters has his baggage...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
11 days ago  |  Discuss

With the 27th pick, the Dallas Cowboys select….

With only 3 weeks left until the NFL Draft, there’s certainly a lot of speculation as to who the Dallas Cowboys have on their radar come April 30th. While most are certain the Cowboys are picking defense either on the line or a corner for the future, still some feel they could pick a running back if the right 2 are available. Melvin Gordon and Todd Gurley are the 2 potential backs...
Via cover32
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Can the Dallas Cowboys accept any further disappointment from Morris Claiborne?

With the Draft rapidly approaching, I’m sure most of the fans are left scratching their head, with lingering questions to try and answer themselves. However we should all know by now, it will always remain a mystery. For most of the off season thus far, the running back position has devoured most of the media attention and rightfully so. However I cannot help but wonder about the...
Via cover32
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders Claim Derek Carr Is Better Than They Thought He Was

Rookie QB Derek Carr has been rasing some eyebrows at OTA’s for the Oakland Raiders. Carr, who was drafted in the 2nd round of this past year’s draft is slated to start the season behind Matt Schaub. The plan was for Schaub to be the starter and to bring Carr along slowly. But according to Raiders offensive coordinator Greg Olson, Carr is better than they thought he would be...
Via No Guts, No Glory
26 days ago  |  Discuss

5 Positional Needs the Cowboys Could Address in Round One

Defensive Tackle  View image | gettyimages.com With Henry Melton’s departure in free agency, this need became even more apparent.  The Cowboys need work on the defensive line, especially on the interior of the defensive line.  This draft would be an excellent one in terms of the ability to add talent at this position. Potential selections: Malcom Brown, Jordan Phillips...
Via TopSportsReport
27 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Cowboys, Dolphins, Patriots, Ravens, & Texans

Cowboys Cowboys executive VP Stephen Jones said he fully expects CB Brandon Carr to be a part of their team in 2015. “Obviously, we’re working around that situation. Brandon is a really good football player. At some point we may sit down and see if there’s a situation that’s win-win for him and us,” Jones said, ... The post NFL Notes: Cowboys, Dolphins, Patriots, Ravens...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
Via cover32
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys Should Target Marcus Peters in First Round of Draft

So, the Dallas Cowboys have the 27th pick in the first round of this year's draft. Their defense overachieved last season, even though the secondary was mildly inconsistent.That's why there is talk of the Cowboys possibly parting ways with corners Morris Claiborne and Brandon Carr. Claiborne can't seem to remain healthy, and even when he is, he's erratic in his play. He has yet to...
Via Pro Football Spot
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Brandon Carr not willing to take pay cut with the Dallas Cowboys

Since the end of their season, the Dallas Cowboys have been trying to restructure CB Brandon Carr’s contract. Carr is expected to make $8 million in 2015, but that number is too high for the Cowboys. Carr’s agent met with team officials in February but no deal was reached. The two sides met again this month but once again they couldn’t agree on a deal. With no deal in sight...
Via No Guts, No Glory
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys CB Brandon Carr Has No Intention Of Taking A Pay Cut

The agent for Cowboys CB Brandon Carr mentions that his client will be take a pay cut in salary, per Clarence Hill. There has been a lot of talk that Carr could end up being a cap casualty this offseason, but it sounds like he’s willing to wait out the Cowboys and see if they’re willing to part ... The post Cowboys CB Brandon Carr Has No Intention Of Taking A Pay Cut appeared...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Brugler: Marcus Peters, CB, Washington to Dallas at #27

Dane Brugler from CBS Sports has released his latest NFL Mock draft and has given the Cowboys a cornerback, and he also notes the risk in the player. 27. Dallas Cowboys — Marcus Peters, CB, Washington: Brandon Carr has disappointed and Morris Claiborne has been the one blemish on an otherwise flawless first round résumé for the Cowboys the last five years, making cornerback a...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

After Early FA, Do the Dallas Cowboys Still Have a Top 20 Defense?

In the midst of a hectic free agency period, the crew at TopSportsReport decided that it was time to take a deep look at the roster shifts occurring and determine which teams are getting better and which teams are getting worse.  To present these opinions, I have decided to write a defensive power rankings article.  In this article, I go team by team and discuss each teams’ current...
Via TopSportsReport
March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Source: Cowboys negotiating to keep Brandon Carr

IRVING - The Cowboys are negotiating toward a way to retain cornerback Brandon Carr, hoping to avoid making him a post-June 1 cut, team sources tell FOX Sports Southwest. Carr was given a five-year, $50-million deal in 2012 and has underperformed in Dallas. But the Cowboys are thin at cornerback (with Mo Claiborne still recovering from knee surgery) and suddenly Carr - at the right...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Carr May Need To Take A “Fairly Substantial” Pay Cut To Return To Cowboys

According to Ian Rapoport of Media (Video link), Cowboys CB Brandon Carr will need to take a “fairly substantial” pay reduction next season or risk the possibility of being released by Dallas. Rapoport mentions that the Cowboys could release without any cap-related ramifications. Dallas reportedly met with Carr’s agent at the Combine this past week about his contract situation...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Money problems: Dallas Cowboys pushing paycut for cornerback Brandon Carr

The Dallas Cowboys have some difficult financial decisions to make as they want to keep both DeMarco Murray and Dez Bryant. Don’t expect the front office to cut their own pay any time soon, so it will fall on the players to make sacrifices. In that spirit, the Cowboys are pushing for cornerback Brandon Carr to take a paycut: Brandon Carr and Cowboys Discuss Paycut http://t.co...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Could Charles Tillman Be Re-Uniting with Rod Marinelli?

The Cowboys are expected to be very busy in these few weeks leading up to free agency, and one of their main negotiations will be that of Brandon Carr’s bloated contract. Carr signed an elite cornerback type contract (5yr/$50 mil) and the Cowboys have not reaped the benefits at all. At the time the Cowboys were looking at replacing Terence Newman who was struggling on a regular...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys Meet With CB Brandon Carr At Combine, Pay Cut Coming?

According to Rainer Sabin of the Dallas Morning News, the Cowboys met with CB Brandon Carr’s agent at the Combine this past week. Regarding the meeting, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones wouldn’t offer any details regarding what they discussed, but many have said that Carr could be a candidate for a pay cut. “We’ll see where it goes,” Jones said of the meeting. Jones, himself...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys Draft Target: Cornerback Marcus Peters

The Dallas Cowboys are expected to be looking at three vital positions this draft season: Cornerback, Tight End and Defensive Lineman. Cowboys Cornerback situation has been a hot topic of conversation since Morris Claiborne was put on injure reserve at the beginning of the 2014 season. Despite a successful team season, Brandon Carr didn’t seem to give them what they needed. Recording...
Via Pro Football Spot
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Who should the Dallas Cowboys pursue with the 27th pick?

  Jordan Philips As much as the Cowboy’s need an upgrade at the cornerback position, the team has to address either the linebacker or preferably the defensive line in the upcoming NFL draft. While names like Morris Clairborne and Brandon Carr have recently been associated with keywords like “underachieving” and “should be cut”, the defense actually performed decently...
Via isportsweb.com
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants make flip book of Beckham Jr.'s amazing catch against Cowboys

Highlighting New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.'s NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year campaign was the amazing one-handed catch he made over Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr.  While the Cowboys went on to win the game in Week 12 by a score of 31-28, Beckham Jr.'s catch stole the show, putting him on the map in his rookie season.  Now, fans can re-live the big play...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants make flip book of Beckham Jr.'s amazing catch against Cowboys

Highlighting New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.'s NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year campaign was the amazing one-handed catch he made over Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr.  While the Cowboys went on to win the game in Week 12 by a score of 31-28, Beckham Jr.'s catch stole the show, putting him on the map in his rookie season.  Now, fans can re-live the big play...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Power Ranking the NFC East Cornerbacks

In Monday’s edition of power ranking the division’s best wide receivers, it was hard to figure out what players to leave out in a strong class. In this edition of the top eight cornerbacks in the NFC East, it was hard to figure out who was the best of a bad group of cover men. Honestly, some of these guys don’t belong on the top of any sort of list, but it acts as a potential...
Via isportsweb.com
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss
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