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Jerry Jones surprised by length of Josh Brent’s suspension

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told CBS Radio in Dallas that he was surprised at how long Josh Brent’s suspension ended up being. “It was a lot more than I thought it would be,” said Jones. “The critical part of the terms in Josh Brent’s case is that he will be able to have time with the team (before he begins playing in week 11).” said Jones “Brent hasn’t been in pads...
Via Pro Football Zone
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys owner was shocked by Josh Brent’s suspension

Josh Brent has been suspended for the first 10 games of this season, but Jerry Jones who really was hoping to bring Brent back after he was charged with the manslaughter of his teammate of Jerry Brown. jerry Jones would love to sign him but was shocked when the NFL punished him. Asked on his […] The post Cowboys owner was shocked by Josh Brent’s suspension appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Brown’s Mom “Very Happy” Josh Brent Reinstated to NFL

It’s not often times you hear the family of a victim of drunk driving be supportive of the person accused, but that just happens to be the case of Stacey Jackson. Jackson is the mother of Jerry Brown, who was killed when his best friend, Josh Brent, was driving under the influence and crashed his vehicle. Brent has been suspended for 10 games but will be able to play football again...
Via BlackSportsOnline
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Brent appealed his suspension

Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent has officially appealed his 10 game suspension, according to ProFootballTalk.com. Josh Brent has filed appeal of decision to delay his reinstatement. Procedure for resolving it still not clear. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) September 3, 2014 I’m having a hard time understanding why Brent would appeal his suspension when he’s lucky...
Via Pro Football Zone
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Brown Jr.'s mother 'very happy' Josh Brent is getting a second chance

The mother of the man killed in Josh Brent's intoxication manslaughter case says she is happy Brent is going to get another chance to play for the Cowboys.
Via Fox Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Victim's mother 'happy' for Cowboys' Brent

The mother of a Dallas Cowboys practice-squad player who was killed in a December 2012 car crash says she's "very happy" that the NFL has decided to conditionally reinstate defensive tackle Josh Brent, who was driving the car while intoxicated. "I'm very happy Josh has been reinstated with the Dallas Cowboys!" Stacey Jackson, the mother of Jerry Brown...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Brent To Appeal 10 Game Suspension

As it stands, Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent won’t make a game appearance until Game 11 this season as a result of his intoxication manslaughter charge. According to his lawyer Peter Schaffer, they will appeal the decision in hopes a lighter sentence: “We are going to invoke our appeal right,” Schaffer said by phone. “We were truly hoping that the Commissioner’s...
Via Geeks and Cleats
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Brent Will Appeal 10 Game Suspension

Former Cowboys defensive lineman, Josh Brent, is looking to end his retirement and return to the NFL, only issue now is the league wants him to wait a little longer. Brent has already spent 180 days in jail stemming from an intoxication manslaughter charge, so the 10 game suspension he is looking at doesn’t bode well for him and his agent Peter Schaffer. “We are going to invoke...
Via Overtime
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Brent plans on appealing his 10 game suspension

Josh Brent’s agent has told Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports that they’ll appeal the 10 game suspension the NFL hit him with for killing his teammate Jerry Brown last season after driving drunk. Peter Schaffer, agent for Josh Brent, told me they will definitely appeal his 10-game suspension, voiced his displeasure with the ruling… — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) September...
Via Pro Football Zone
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Cowboys DT Josh Brent reinstated, has to serve 10-game suspension

Former Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent said over the summer that he'd like to the return to the NFL. Now he can. The league announced on Tuesday that Brent, who was found guilty of intoxication manslaughter in January, will be eligible to play this season after he serves a 10-game suspension. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said in August that his team would make a roster spot...
Via Pro Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Cowboy Josh Brent has been suspended 10 games

Earlier this month, Josh Brent the former Dallas Cowboy who killed his teammate in a car accident had been reinstated by the NFL. Well his suspension has now come down as well. NFL reinstated Cowboys DT Josh Brent; suspended him 10 games. Brent, who last played in 2012. He’ll be first eligible to play in […] The post Former Cowboy Josh Brent has been suspended 10 games appeared...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys DT Josh Brent suspended 10 games

Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent has been suspended 10 games by the NFL, this according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. #Cowboys DT Josh Brent has been conditionally reinstated with Cowboys, eligible to return to play in games by week 11, source says — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 2, 2014 #Cowboys DT Josh Brent is […]
Via Full Scale Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys’ Josh Brent suspended 10 games for killing teammate

The NFL has suspended Cowboys defensive lineman 10 games for killing his former teammate Jerry Brown last season after driving drunk and wrecking the car they were in. #Cowboys DT Josh Brent has been conditionally reinstated with Cowboys, eligible to return to play in games by week 11, source says — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 2, 2014 #Cowboys DT Josh Brent is suspended...
Via Pro Football Zone
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Brent’s suspension expected to be structured like Aldon Smith’s

According to ESPN’s Ed Werder,  Josh Brent’s suspension is expected to structured similarly to how Aldon Smith’s was. Expect when Josh Brent disciplined it will be structured like Aldon Smith – games for substance abuse, games for conduct policy violations — Ed Werder (@Edwerderespn) September 2, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060'...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Likely to Suspend Josh Brent Four Games

According to NFL Media’s Mike Silver, former Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent is expected to receive a four-game suspension from the league.  The suspension stems from a car accident in 2012 in which his former Cowboys teammate Jerry Brown was killed. As the driver of the car that killed Brown, Brent was found to be over the legal alcohol limit and served nearly six...
Via Sportsnaut
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cowboys expect Josh Brent to get a 4 game suspension

According to Mike Silver of NFL.com,  the Dallas Cowboys are expecting the NFL to hand down a four game suspension for defensive lineman Josh Brent after serving jail time for killing his former teammate Jerry Brown after driving drunk. The Cowboys expect the NFL to announce its punishment of former defensive tackle Josh Brent before the start of the 2014 season, possibly as...
Via Pro Football Zone
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cowboys bracing for four-game suspension for Josh Brent

The Dallas Cowboys are hoping to get defensive tackle Josh Brent back on their roster, but they’ll have to wait for him to be reinstated first. According to NFL Network’s Mike Silver, the Cowboys are “bracing” themselves for a four-game suspension of Josh Brent. NFL.com: The Cowboys expect the NFL to announce its punishment of former […]
Via Full Scale Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cowboys Expect DT Josh Brent To Receive A Four-Game Suspension

  Mike Silver of the NFL Network is reporting that the Cowboys expect the NFL to announce a punishment for DT Josh Brent, possibly as soon as Friday. According to Silver, Dallas is bracing for Brent to receive a four-game suspension. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones previously mentioned that they will create a roster spot for Brent if/when he is reinstated by the NFL. “We will...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones hopes Josh Brent learned his lesson behind bars

The Cowboys are in scramble mode along their defensive line, planning to activate injured end Anthony Spencer, hoping tackle Henry Melton knocks some rust off in time for Week 1 against the 49ers, scanning the waiver wire for bodies that represent upgrades. But they also have hopes for a return of Josh Brent -- and as stated by owner Jerry Jones, a hope that Brent has learned from...
Via Pro Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Sources: Brent likely to be handed suspension

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says the team would clear a roster spot for Josh Brent once the NFL reinstates him, but sources say league punishment is coming for the defensive tackle. He is among the players awaiting disciplinary decisions from NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and the league office, and based on information from league sources, Brent will not be playing for the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: NFL Likely To Suspend Josh Brent

It seems that most of major hurdles still haven’t been cleared for Josh Brent to return to the NFL.  If and when Brent returns, he’ll likely face a suspension from the NFL according to Adam Schefter via Ed Werder. Sources tell @Edwerderespn that league punishment is coming for DT Josh Brent, whom Dallas is interested in once he's reinstated. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: NFL punishment coming for Josh Brent

An NFL suspension is coming for Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent after he was released from prison for killing his teammate Jerry Brown last season after driving drunk on the way home from a night club. Sources tell @Edwerderespn that league punishment is coming for DT Josh Brent, whom Dallas is interested in once he's reinstated. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August...
Via Pro Football Zone
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones: Brent decision "Imminent"

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said he expects a decision soon on whether former defensive tackle Josh Brent will be suspended by the NFL for his role in a car accident that resulted in practice squad linebacker Jerry Brown being killed in December 2012. "We expect to hear something imminently," Jones said after Saturday's 25-20 loss to Miami.
Via Pro Sports Daily
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Jerry Jones Expects Decision on Josh Brent “Immediately”

The Dallas Cowboys’s defensive line is so depleted that the team is willing to bring back Josh Brent. For those who don’t remember, Brent retired last season after spending five months in jail after being convicted of intoxication manslaughter for being behind the wheel of the car that killed Jerry Brown, Brent’s former teammate. Brent recently met with NFL commissioner Roger...
Via Standing O Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys are still waiting on judgement for Josh Brent

The Dallas Cowboys recently traded Ben Bass a defensive lineman to the Patriots and they are still waiting for the NFL’s response on Josh Brent to fill his void. The team has not heard anything, but the team is patiently waiting. @NFLCharean: Jerry Jones said he has heard nothing from the NFL regarding Josh Brent. The post Cowboys are still waiting on judgement for Josh Brent...
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August 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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