Cowboys leftovers: Sean Lee rehab, Dez Bryant leadership, and D-Law’s injury

It’s been an interesting offseason to this point for the Dallas Cowboys. There’s been good, bad, ugly and even painful. The bad news for Cowboys’ fans though, is that the bulk of the offseason has been painful. While guys like Dez Bryant, Terrance Williams and Jason Witten continue to excel and look to prove that this team will have an elite passing game once again in 2014...
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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...
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1 day 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.
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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 […]
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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...
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5 days ago  |  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...
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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...
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11 days ago  |  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...
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12 days ago  |  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...
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13 days ago  |  1 Comment

Yearbook awards: who would be the Cowboys class clown?

Tonight the ESPY awards are airing on ESPN, where the best athletes in the world mingle with movie stars. We all tune in to bask in the glory of the most popular people in the world. Basically it’s a lot like high school. You remember high school. The excitement of having new freedoms and making new friends, the angst of dating, acne, popularity contests, cliques. Homecoming....
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Jason Witten Just the Tip of the Iceberg Playing Tight End in Dallas

The Dallas Cowboys tight end situation has been a solid one for some years now. That is mostly due to the presence of Jason Witten, but the chart behind him has churned as well. This year’s crew is Gavin Escobar, James Hanna, and Jordan Najvar. Team scouts have mentioned a blocking tight end being one of the one or two positions the Cowboys may look to add before the season yet...
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Jason Witten Just the Tip of the Iceberg Playing Tight End in Dallas

The Dallas Cowboys tight end situation has been a solid one for some years now. That is mostly due to the presence of Jason Witten, but the chart behind him has churned as well. This year’s crew is Gavin Escobar, James Hanna, and Jordan Najvar. Team scouts have mentioned a blocking tight end being one of the one or two positions the Cowboys may look to add before the season yet...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

5 Pro Bowl candidates for the Dallas Cowboys in 2014

With training camp just a few short weeks away the 2014 NFL season is just around the corner. In 2013 the Boys finished 8-8 again and will be looking to blast out of that rut. To help get you ready for the upcoming year, we made a list of the top five candidates who might make the Pro Bowl for the Cowboys in 2014. 1. DeMarco Murray The Cowboys have a reputation has a pass-happy,...
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Dallas Cowboys’ TE Jason Witten and WR Dez Bryant ranked the best Nos. 82 and 88 in the NFL today

Certain players are simply synonymous with certain numbers. It’s hard to see No. 4 without thinking of Brett Favre. Seven will always be John Elway. A pair of twos right next to each other is Emmitt Smith. And the sight of 56 conjures up memories of Lawrence Taylor. Those are some of the all-time greats, players who have etched their names in the NFL’s history books. But there...
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Analyzing the 2011 Draft: Dallas Cowboys

When it comes to grading team’s in the NFL Draft, it takes 3 years to properly asses a team’s success. I previously graded the Washington Redskins draft. That article can be found here: http://utnsports.com/2014/07/11/analyzing-the-2011-draft-washington-redskins/ Next up in the NFC East is the Dallas Cowboys. “America’s Team” has been the epitome of mediocrity for the...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Jason Witten has most memorabilia sales among NFL pass-catchers, teammates

When debating the NFL's best pass-catchers, most fans probably think of Calvin Johnson, A.J. Green, Josh Gordon, Dez Bryant, or Jimmy Graham. But what about the most popular? That title still belongs to Dallas Cowboys veteran tight end Jason Witten. Witten, who is about to enter his 12th season in the NFL, ranked as the pass-catcher who generated the most memorabilia sales...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Mean Tweets: Dallas Cowboys Edition (Video)

  While known as “America’s Team” the Dallas Cowboys are anything but short of receiving criticism from its fans! Several members of the Cowboys team, which includes Tony Romo, Jason Witten, and Brandon Carr among other teammates, read tweets from fans on twitter harshly criticizing the team and their performance. Surprisingly it appeared that Romo did not get the harshest...
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June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Fantasy Football Outlook

The Dallas Cowboys continue to frustrate their fans and give Tony Romo haters a reason to root against them, as 2013 was another disappointing season for Jerry Jones and his team.  All Dallas had to do, to make the playoffs, was win the final game of the season against the Philadelphia Eagles. However they lost Romo in week 16 and relied on backup Kyle Orton to lead Big D to...
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June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys TE coach making his players wearing swimming goggles

Cowboys tight end coach Mike Pope is having his players wear swimming goggles during practice. “You can’t see out of the corner of your eyes so it makes you focus on your head has got to take you to the ball,” said Jason Witten, per ESPNDallas.com. It’s not the only odd drill Pope has incorporated. He has the tight ends working with medicine balls, in which they start at...
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June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys Tight Ends Catching Passes in Swimming Goggles?

I stumbled across this nugget on DallasNews.com and I just had to share: The Cowboys’ new tight ends coach Mike Pope has a rather unique method for training his tight ends – he’s having them catching passes while wearing swimming goggles. You read that right, swimming goggles. You know, those things you used to wear to the pool when you were six years old because Mom didn...
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June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Why are Cowboys tight ends wearing swim goggles during drills?

IRVING, Texas -- Mike Pope has a few tricks up his sleeve when it comes to preparing the Dallas Cowboys tight ends for the upcoming season. The team's new tight ends coach unveiled his latest method on Wednesday when he had his group catching passes while wearing swim goggles. "You kind of can't see out of the corner of your eyes, so it keeps you focused on [having your...
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June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Witten on Romo, expectations for Cowboys this upcoming season

It doesn't seem possible that Jason Witten should be on the cusp of his 12th season in the NFL. Bill Parcells took him in the third round of the 2003 draft when Witten was a 20-year-old. He quickly became a Parcells favorite his rookie season when he only missed one game with a broken jaw. Witten was already an established player in the league by the time Tony Romo became the...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray wants to win a Super Bowl for Jason Witten and Tony Romo

Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray is worried about winning a Super Bowl for himself, but he wants one for Jason Witten and Tony Romo. “I’m not going to be the guy that messes it up for (Witten) to get a chance to get a Super Bowl or for Romo to get a chance to get a Super Bowl,” he said, via NFL.com. “I want to make sure that I know my craft, that I know what I’m doing...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

How Much Longer Will Jason Witten Play Role of Iron Man

Before I started to write this post about Jason Witten, the word jinx crossed my mind. I’m not overly superstitious but you never want to think or speak ill will of a person.With that said, how long should the Cowboys expect tight end Jason Witten to play the role of iron man?Since 2004, the year after his rookie campaign, Witten has played in all 16 games each season for the Cowboys...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys, Dez Bryant could agree on extension before season

The Dallas Cowboys and star wide receiver Dez Bryant have shown mutual interest in getting an extension done in the near future, and reports are coming out that the two sides might agree to something before the season begins. According to a report from Jon Machota of the Dallas Morning News, the Cowboys and Bryant are progressing on a new deal and it looks possible that it could...
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May 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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