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Dallas Cowboys at St. Louis Rams: 2014 Week 3 NFL Pick

St. Louis Rams (1-1) at Dallas Cowboys (1-1) This game is relatively meaningless for the Cowboys as compared to next week’s game against the Saints in Dallas. Teams are 74-117 ATS as road favorites before being home underdogs since 1989, including 20-39 ATS when both games are non-divisional. They could easily overlook the Rams. They can’t really afford to do that. The Cowboys...
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Dallas Cowboys DT Henry Melton ‘excited and ready to go’ as he prepares for first game since last September

When the Cowboys face San Francisco in the season opener Sunday, Henry Melton is expected to play for the first time in 350 days. “I am excited,” the Cowboys defensive tackle said. “It’s going to be my first game week in almost a year.” Almost 12 months have passed since Melton tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee last September, when he was a member of...
Via Pro Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys defense hinges on three players.

Dallas, TX- The Dallas Cowboys are about open the season up with a pretty big test as Jim Harbaugh and his 49er’s are on their way down to Dallas for this once iconic showdown. In fact, the entire 2014 season will be one big test as everyone around the nation is looking at this defense and not coming away with much of an impression. The defense is particularly going to struggle...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

5 Reasons The Dallas Cowboys Are A Complete Fraud

The game plan for the Dallas Cowboys is fairly simple – since the defense is still a sham, the offense must pick up the pieces. Easier said than done, I know, but it is a mantra Jason Garrett, the NFL”s only lame duck head coach and his minions must follow if there is to be some modicum of success in Dallas this season. Add to the drama that the team is still waiting on Henry...
Via Football Nation
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys defense is relying on a lot of unproven talent

Last season, the Cowboys’ defense yielded 27 points per game, the second-highest mark in franchise history. They gave up 415.3 yards per game. Only the 2012 New Orleans Saints and the 1981 Baltimore Colts gave up more in NFL history. The Cowboys gave up a league-high 72 passes of 20 yards or more, and they […] The post Cowboys defense is relying on a lot of unproven talent appeared...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

The Dallas Cowboys may have lost another linebacker for 2014 season

When it rains it pours, and right now the Dallas Cowboys defense is suffering from a veritable flood of injuries. Defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence will miss at least the first eight weeks of the regular season, inside linebacker Sean Lee will not play at all this year after tearing his ACL, Henry Melton is hobbled with a groin issue, it just goes on and on. Check out this chart that...
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August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys Injury Update: Henry Melton Strains Groin

Henry Melton has been having a really good training camp so far, going toe to toe with 1st round pick Zack Martin The post Cowboys Injury Update: Henry Melton Strains Groin appeared first on Dallas Cowboys Nation.
Via Blue Star Times
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys defensive tackle’s injury is not as serious at the team thought

The bad news for the Dallas Cowboys is that Henry Melton left Sunday’s practice early with a groin injury. The Good News is his knee is healthy and he is expected to return soon.  “[Head trainer] Jim Maurer told me that initially it showed a little groin strain,” Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said. “We’ll have […] The post Cowboys defensive tackle’s injury is not as serious...
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August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry Melton and Tyrone Crawford must anchor Cowboys’ defense.

Dallas, TX - As preseason is finally here and pretty soon these Cowboys will be suiting up to face the San Francisco 49er’s in week one, only one thought keeps popping in my head. Who is going to be the guy(s) for this defense? After the loss of DeMarcus Lawrence for the near future, it just seems as though folks are folding up the tents and leaving the park. However, if you thought...
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August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry Melton, Back in the Fray

Hello all my fellow Cowboys Faithful! My name’s Mike and I’m new to DCN. I’m just like you – a quite avid The post Henry Melton, Back in the Fray appeared first on Dallas Cowboys Nation.
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July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Injury Update: Henry Melton ready for training camp

Because of the torn ACL of Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee during mini camp, it's now crucial for linebacker Henry Melton to be on the field this season.#161468814 / gettyimages.comAccording to a Pro Football Talk article, Henry Melton will be cleared to play after he also tore his ACL last season. Melton is a key part of a defense that has struggled the past three years, as...
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July 23, 2014  |  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...
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July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

DT Henry Melton will be cleared to open Cowboys training camp

Henry Melton will be cleared to take part in the Cowboys first practice of training camp, sources said. The defensive tackle must pass Wednesday’s physical before his status becomes official. But club officials don’t anticipate any red flags to appear in Melton’s return from a torn anterior cruciate ligament.
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 23, 2014  |  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...
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July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Henry Melton cleared for camp

According to David Moore of the Dallas Morning News, Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton will be medically cleared and will practice when training camp opens up this week. The defensive tackle must pass Wednesday’s physical before his status becomes official. But club officials don’t anticipate any red flags to appear in Melton’s return from a torn anterior cruciate ligament...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry Melton should be ready for training camp

Henry Melton is expected to be ready for training camp. The Dallas Cowboys do not being training camp until July 24 so there is no urgency for Melton to return to the field just yet. Melton is rehabbing from a torn ACL but expects to be ready come July. “Every week I get stronger and better,” Melton said via ESPN. “We’re just focusing on getting my knee as strong as possible...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry Melton believes Brian Urlacher would be a great fit in Dallas

Cowboys defensive lineman Henry Melton believes Brian Urlacher would be a great fit in Dallas. Henry Melton said former Bears teammate Brian Urlacher would be a great fit for the Cowboys defense. — Calvin Watkins (@calvinwatkins) June 3, 2014 Melton played with Urlacher when they were both in Chicago with the Bears. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told the media on Tuesday that they...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry Melton not expected to get on the field until training camp

According to DallasCowboys.com, defensive tackle Henry Melton is not expected to get on the field until training camp as he continues to recover from ACL surgery. In 2013, Sean Lee and Lance Dunbar had their seasons cut short with injuries, but expect both to be ready to go Tuesday when the team takes the field at Valley Ranch. Henry Melton will not be as fortunate and will make...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Charges dropped against Henry Melton for biting bar owner in the face

According to Clarence Hill Jr. of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram,  charges against Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton have been dropped after being sued by a bar owner for biting him in the face. Good news for cowboys. Henry Melton's case dismissed. Charges dropped he reached a settlement w accuser. — Clarence Hill (@clarencehilljr) May 21, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '...
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Why drafting a defensive tackle is biggest need

Henry Melton For the Dallas Cowboys, no position group has been hit harder this offseason than the defensive line. Two of their best players–not just linemen, mind you, but players–are gone, DeMarcus Ware to the Broncos and Jason Hatcher to the hated Redskins. That’s why drafting a defensive tackle is crucial to the success of this 2014 team. It is easily Dallas’s biggest...
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April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry Melton settles lawsuit with bar owner he allegedly bit

Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton was previously sued by a bar owner for biting and punching him back in December. According to the Dallas Morning News,  Melton and the owner have settled everything. “After sitting down together and talking face to face we have both agreed to drop our lawsuits,” according to a written statement provided by Dennie. “Talking openly and directly...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry Melton settles lawsuit regarding alleged bite of bar owner

Just before defensive tackle Henry Melton signed with the Cowboys, he was sued by a Texas bar owner for more than $1 million for allegedly biting the man in the back during an incident December of last year. Melton, who countersued with a claim that he was attacked by employees of the bar, called it a “money grab” after signing with Dallas and it may have been a successful one...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Drawing early conclusions for Cowboys’ Draft day

The Cowboys have remained quiet after their signing of Henry Melton, and it seems as they will continue the trend until after the Draft. And why not? The players that are on the market right now are not team-altering must-haves. Therefore, it is in the best interest for the Cowboys to focus all their energy toward May and worry about free agents later. This year’s Draft is being...
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April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Change to free agency approach

The Dallas Cowboys seem have changed their approach to the offseason. They are typically the team that overpays what is said to be one of the top free agents available. This has been the theme for many years and often puts them in a tough spot when it comes to managing their cap space. With that said they seem to have left their previous notions of free agency behind them. The Cowboys...
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April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry Melton reminds Jason Garrett of his background as a running back

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton hasn’t hesitated in reminding head coach Jason Garrett that he played running back in high school and college. “You see some of those running back traits in terms of quickness, explosiveness, change of direction,’’ Garrett said. “He was hurt...
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April 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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