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Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones: Johnny Manziel Would Have Guaranteed Our Relevance for Next 10 Years

It's the story that keeps on giving, and one that seems to keep changing as well. On draft night the world expected Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones to take Johnny Manziel with the No. 16 pick in the draft should the Texas A&M quarterback fall that far. Instead the Cowboys went with what many consider one of the best first round picks Dallas has made in years--Notre Dame...
Via FatManWriting
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Examining the latest round of cuts

This is a week of mourning for all 32 football families. Freshly formed bonds and brotherhoods will be broken as teams as forced to cut their final roster down to 53 men by Saturday at 3 p.m. The Dallas Cowboys’ final preseason game against the Denver Broncos this Thursday will serve as a final proving ground for those whose names have yet to earn the transformation from...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Consistency is king: TE consistency from week to week among the top 2014 options

Too often when preparing draft strategy for the year ahead, owners spend their time assessing last season’s cumulative output. The really proactive ones develop their own projections for the current season (or eyeball those of others). Both approaches fall short. [This post appears as part of our free 2014 Fantasy Football Draft Guide with all the tools to help you dominate] [Overall...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones: Cowboys are the glitz and glamour of the NFL

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Jerry Jones doesn't hide the fact that the Dallas Cowboys are more about glitz and glamour than other teams in the NFL. An example of that was on display Monday at AT&T Stadium as the Cowboys owner and general manager announced the franchise's new partnership with Swiss watchmaker Hublot. Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett and Pro Bowl players Dez Bryant...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys, Dez Bryant reportedly could have extension done soon

The Dallas Cowboys and star wide receiver Dez Bryant have been discussing a potential contract extension for quite some time, and it appears that they are closing in on an agreement. Both the Cowboys and Bryant have made it clear that they would like to get something done before the regular season rolls around, and both sides know what Bryant is worth. It wouldn’t be surprising...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football: Tight End Rankings August 2014

Fantasy Football: Tight End Rankings August 2014 Updated August 23, 2014 Tight End Rankings for Fantasy Football August 2014 Jimmy Graham – New Orleans  Rob Gronkowski – New England  Julius Thomas – Den  Jordan Cameron – Cle  Vernon Davis – SF  Greg Olsen – Car  Jason Witten – Dal  Kyle … The post Fantasy Football: Tight End Rankings August 2014 appeared first...
Via Fantasy Football Chick
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Before drafting you need to see Dallas Cowboys TE Jason Witten’s fantasy ranking

Halfway through the preseason, things are starting to come into shape; it’s becoming clearer who is going to flourish, who is going to struggle and who might be soon be replaced. That’s important information heading into fantasy football drafts. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
6 days ago  |  Discuss

I Hate: The NFL Media’s way of swaying public opinion

It seems to just be a constant thing in the NFL these days. The media is able to make anything they want seem any possible way that they want. If you want a prime example of it, then you’ll notice the media drama that is always, and I mean ALWAYS surrounding Johnny Manziel. To put this simply, I don’t care if you love Manziel, hate Manziel, or could care less about hearing anything...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Orlando Scandrick suspended four games for PEDs

The NFL has suspended Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick for the first four games of the season, according to Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones. Jones said Monday night the suspension comes comes from a positive test for performance enhancing drugs. Scandrick appealed the ruling, but Jones said Monday that the NFL has denied that appeal.  Scandrick and the...
Via Sports-Glory
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys’ Players Make an Appearance on TV’s “Big Brother”

Dallas Cowboys’ Players Make an Appearance on TV’s “Big Brother” CBS’s annual summer season of “Big Brother” is in full swing. One of the rewards of a competition was to have the winners meet some of the Dallas Cowboys players, which included Jason Witten, Dez Bryant, Tony Romo and team … The post Dallas Cowboys’ Players Make an Appearance on TV’s “Big Brother”...
Via Fantasy Football Chick
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Rewind: How many games the 2014 Dallas Cowboys will win, hot WAGs, more

Even if it’s preseason, it certainly feels good to see football back on the tube. In case you missed it, here are the best columns from the cover32 universe this wek: National Columns • Team by team: Why 2014 will be a successful season (READ) • Power Rankings: Rating the hottest WAG from each NFL team (READ) • Team by team: Why 2014 could be a failure (READ) • The 10...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Witten not same old leader for younger Cowboys

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) Jason Witten gets the same old questions at the start of training camp ever since offering his hauntingly prophetic line two years ago that it couldn't be the ''same old story'' for the playoff-starved Dallas Cowboys. The nine-time Pro Bowl tight end's phrase caught on because of his role as a leader and because it's been the same...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys TE Jason Witten ranked 7th best in NFL…

… In fantasy that is, but maybe in real life as well. With the Hall of Fame Game now in the books, the 2014 NFL season is now underway. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
19 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray, Jason Witten reportedly not expected to play tonight

According to the Dallas Morning News,  Cowboys tight end Jason Witten and running back DeMarco Murray aren’t expected to play in tonight’s preseason game against the Chargers. Tony Romo won’t play against San Diego on Thursday in the Cowboys’ preseason opener. But tight end Jason Witten and running backs DeMarco Murray and Lance Dunbar are also expected to sit out the game...
Via Pro Football Zone
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys starters Romo, Witten, DeMarco Murray not expected to play preseason opener

Tony Romo won’t play against San Diego on Thursday in the Cowboys’ preseason opener. But tight end Jason Witten and running backs DeMarco Murray and Lance Dunbar are also expected to sit out the game, according to a source. This isn’t a surprise. Last season, Romo, Murray and Witten were held out of the team’s first exhibition game against Miami in Canton, Ohio. Meanwhile...
Via Pro Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Cowboys, Eagles, Falcons, & Giants

  Cowboys TE Jason Witten and RB DeMarco Murray are not expected to play Cowboy’s preseason opener (Rainer Sabin) Eagles HC Chip Kelly mentioned that he’s not sure if WR Jeremy Maclin will play Thursday after he missed a few practices with soreness in his legs. (Phil Sheridan) Others who are unlikely to play Thursday include: WR Riley Cooper, CB Nolan Carroll, RB Chris...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys TE coach douses players with ice water during drill (Video)

Dallas Cowboys tight ends coach Mike Pope put his players through an unusual drill after practice this week by having them catch passes shirtless while dousing them with ice water. Pope's rationale for the drill is to help his tight ends concentrate and keep their eye on the ball, summing it up with "If they can't play with distractions, they can't play."We...
Via Holdout Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyron Smith signs eight-year extension with Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys and left tackle Tyron Smith have reached agreement on a long-term contract extension. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the deal is for eight-years, $98 million. The #Cowboys and LT Tyron Smith have reached an agreement in principle on an 8-year, $98M deal, source says. Wow. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 30, 2014 #Cowboys have star LT Tyron Smith under...
Via Sports-Glory
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Jason Witten Fields Passes While Shirtless And Being Drenched With Ice Water

Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten fielded passes at training camp while shirtless and being drenched with cold water. I guess if you can catch passes while doing this, doing it with a defensive player bearing down on you should be okay. [@HelmanDC] The post Jason Witten Fields Passes While Shirtless And Being Drenched With Ice Water appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Romo and Dez Bryant now on groomsmen level of friendship

Everyone knows that Tony Romo and Jason Witten are best buds, but has Dez Bryant now made a spot in Romo’s tight circle of friends? It appears so. While doing an interview with NFL Network from training camp Sunday in Oxnard, Romo was asked about his relationship with Dez. Romo glowed about their relationship and […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys WR Beasley: Dez Bryant is a football version of Einstein

OXNARD, Calif. -- Cole Beasley thinks Dez Bryant is misunderstood. Heading to the locker room while time was still on the clock against Green Bay and arguing with Jason Witten on the sidelines in Detroit has led outsiders to paint a different picture of the guy Beasley interacts with on a daily basis. "He's the most unselfish guy," Beasley said. "People think he...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys’ Jason Witten ranked top-10 fantasy TE option

With training camps getting underway this week, the NFL season is right around the corner. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position, with updates from now until the start of...
Via cover32 - Cowboys
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Jason Witten Still Leading Dallas Cowboys

One of the biggest concerns over the Dallas Cowboys in recent years has been their supposed lack of leadership. Too many people seem to believe the Cowboys don't have anyone valuable enough to lead a team of 53 men.Apparently Jason Garrett doesn't have enough of a resume to lead and quarterback Tony Romo isn't a good enough leader on the field. Many people also feel the...
Via Pro Football Spot
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Are Cowboys fit for training camp? Jason Witten wants to find out Monday

The Dallas Cowboys head to Oxnard to prepare for the season on Tuesday. On Monday, the players will be preparing for training camp. New backup quarterback Brandon Weeden explained in an interview Friday with Oklahoma City's Sports Morning on WWLS (98.1 FM and 640 AM in OKC) that tight end Jason Witten wants to know the fitness of his teammates before the flight and has called...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray: 2014 Cowboys are the best team I’ve been on

Entering his fourth season with the Dallas Cowboys, running back DeMarco Murray says this is the best team he’s been on. “I think you can say that, yeah,” Murray said Wednesday to The Dallas Morning News. “From the leadership we have and the young guys, I think you can say that.” “I think we’re looking good,” he added. “I think we had a strong off-season workout...
Via Sports-Glory
July 17, 2014  |  1 Comment
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