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Film Room: Poor pass protection is the reason the Dallas Cowboys lost

After Monday night’s loss, I posed this question to Dallas Cowboys fans; which Dallas player had a good game or played better than you thought they would? And there were a few correct answers. Henry Melton, J.J. Wilcox, Jeremy Mincey, etc . But for the most part, this was a team loss. Dropped passes, fumbles, penalties, missed tackles. You name it, Dallas did it. But the most frustrating...
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21 hours 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...
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7 days 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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11 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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20 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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26 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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September 28, 2014  |  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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September 27, 2014  |  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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September 26, 2014  |  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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September 26, 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

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.
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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

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

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

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

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

Do the Cowboys need an OLB?

The Cowboys will enter the Draft feeling a little more comfortable after the signing of Henry Melton but needless to say that comfortable is not what their looking for. This defense needs a complete overhaul and by golly it’s going to happen. The Cowboys could be looking for upgrades at every position on the depth chart but starting at outside linebacker may do the most benefit...
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March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones still involved as ever with Cowboys

The Cowboys' top free-agent signee Henry Melton brought hope to the organization when he noted that Jerry Jones didn't play any role in his recruitment. He basically said he didn't have any opinion about the owner. This seemed to be another indication that Stephen Jones has taken an even larger role at Valley Ranch. And though Stephen has his moments, the thought of him...
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March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Just because Melton was signed, doesn’t mean tackle isn’t a need

Here at cover32 we would like to continue our offseason lists of the top prospects. After the Cowboys signed Henry Melton last week to fill the void of Jason Hatcher, some folks decided that defensive tackle wasn’t a big priority any longer. Well those folks could be more wrong, Melton is coming off an ACL surgery and people forget that it isn’t easy to make that recovery. Though...
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March 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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