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Cowboys' Crawford ready to break out of sack slump

IRVING, Texas -- One of the biggest surprises of the season has been the solid play of the Dallas Cowboys' defense. Even more surprising is that the Cowboys are doing it without sacking the quarterback. Seven games into the seven, the Cowboys have just seven sacks. The team sack leader is tackle Henry Melton with 1.5. "A lot of surprise," defensive end Tyrone Crawford...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys' Crawford ready to break out of sack slump

IRVING, Texas -- One of the biggest surprises of the season has been the solid play of the Dallas Cowboys' defense. Even more surprising is that the Cowboys are doing it without sacking the quarterback. Seven games into the seven, the Cowboys have just seven sacks. The team sack leader is tackle Henry Melton with 1.5. "A lot of surprise," defensive end Tyrone Crawford...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Keys to Victory Against New York Giants

The Cowboys will begin a 3-game homestand and it all begins today against the New York Giants. This will be the Cowboys next challenge and they’ll need to stay consistent more than ever. You assure yourself a playoff spot by winning your division, and that mission starts today. We did a piece in conjunction with BleedBigBlue , a solid NY Giants blog. Together we both cover why...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Injury Report: Bruce Carter, Rolando McClain, Henry Melton

After a surprising 4-1 start, the Dallas Cowboys can make a major statement with a road win over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday: #455882040 / gettyimages.comDallas' final Week 6 injury report indicates that it could be missing some key defensive players when they take on the defending champions. The Cowboys will be without linebacker Bruce Carter, who is recovering from...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Defeat Texans in Overtime 20-17

I went to this game and it was something to experience, but I could see what Romo meant when he said it felt like an away game. The Texans fans showed up in a huge way. At times it felt like the stadium was louder when it came to Texans on defense, it was embarrassing. We need the fans to take over the Stadium in a better way than what it has been. Last year I went to the Broncos...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Injury Report: Bruce Carter, Henry Melton

With a victory today against the Texans, the Dallas Cowboys can improve their record to 4 – 1, marking the first time since 2011 that the team has been able to string together 4 straight wins:#456306204 / gettyimages.comThe Cowboys’ final Week 5 Injury Report has six players listed this week. The good news is that four of the six players have been listed as probable and will...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

7 players to watch when the Cowboys host the Saints

Coming into the Sunday night game against the Saints, the Dallas Cowboys are the healthiest they’ve been on defense since the start of training camp. And really, you can argue it’s the healthiest they’ve been in years. Rolando McClain, Terrell McClain, Henry Melton and Davon Coleman all practiced on Friday and are listed as questionable against... -- Click the title above...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Injury Report: Rolando McClain, Henry Melton, Anthony Spencer

The Dallas Cowboys could face the challenge of the New Orleans Saints offense on “Sunday Night Football” without some key defensive pieces:#158440392 / gettyimages.comDallas' final Week 4 Injury Report has two important defensive starters listed. While the Cowboys' defense has played better than anticipated so far, things could ugly against New Orleans if more injuries...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Melton and Free be with Cowboys in 2015?

After this week the Cowboys will be 1/4 through the season, and there are rumblings that Henry Melton is not looking like the player we had hoped he would be. Melton is coming off an ACL injury he had in Sept. 23, 2013 and his surgery from Oct. 10, 2013. It’s been said a player usually takes a full year to be recovered and another to be in their previous form, so almost a 2-year...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys get reinforcements right on schedule

Dallas, TX- Ask and you shall receive as they say. The Dallas Cowboys got a bit of good news regarding some of their defensive players this morning. Linebacker Rolando McClain plus defensive tackles Henry Melton and Terrell McClain all returned to practice today. With the big Sunday night showdown with the offensive juggernaut New Orleans Saints looming, the Cowboys need all the...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

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
September 02, 2014  |  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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August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

DT Henry Melton Will Not Play Against Miami

Cowboys Vice President Stephen Jones says DT Henry Melton will not play against Miami. This marks the third straight preseason game Melton has missed. Melton is still expected to play in the regular season opener against the San Francisco 49ers. The post DT Henry Melton Will Not Play Against Miami appeared first on Cowboys Addicts.
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August 22, 2014  |  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...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
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.
Via Blue Star Times
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...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
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...
Via Pro Football Zone
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...
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May 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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