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NFL COMPENSATORY PICKS: League awards Dallas Cowboys 3 additional picks for 2014 NFL Draft

ORLANDO – The Dallas Cowboys saw their 2014 draft pick total jump from eight players to 11 with one announcement Monday by the NFL. The league awarded three compensatory picks to the Cowboys – all in the seventh round, giving the Cowboys six in the final round, although those three new picks cannot be traded. The NFL gave the Cowboys the picks for the free-agent losses of Kenyon...
Via KC Sports Ninja
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Wesley Woodyard Reportedly Generating Interest From Cowboys

  According to Calvin Watkins of ESPN, the Cowboys have expressed interest in Broncos’ free agent ILB Wesley Woodyard. Watkins mentions there is at least a chance that LB Justin Durant could be released and Woodyard brought in as his replacement. Durant’s release would free up around $1.25 million in cap space, according to Watkins. Woodyard, 27, was an impressive performer...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

COWBOYS CALENDAR COUNTDOWN: 2014-2015 NFL season officially begins on March 11th | Tough decisions looming with Dallas’ free agents

IRVING, Texas – In other sports, this is the month where pen goes to paper for a bracket, or teams are playing sunny practice games at spring training. In the NFL, the month of March has its own madness with the upcoming start of the new league year, which is the beginning of free agency. That officially takes place on March 11 this year, but this is also the time when things start...
Via KC Sports Ninja
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas needs help at LB — bad year to find it in free agency

No matter the position group, the Cowboys’ defense underachieved in almost every way possible last season. As a whole, the defense finished last in the league. And the linebacker corps was part of the problem. The Cowboys believed before the season that Bruce Carter was a perfect fit for the weakside linebacker spot that’s so important in the 4-3 Tampa 2 scheme. However, Carter...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys place Justin Durant on IR; re-sign Orie Lemon

The Dallas Cowboys linebacking core is getting thinner by the day. Sean Lee may not be able to return this season and fellow linebacker Justin Durant will definitely be out for the rest of the year as he has been placed on the injured reserve list, according to Josh Alper of Pro Football Talk.Durant reinjured his hamstring during Sunday's 37-36 loss to the Green Bay Packers...
Via Sports Injury Alert
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys Add Kick Returner. LBs, and DT

Yesterday the Cowboys sent LB Justin Durant to the IR, released LB Kyle Boswroth and DT Drake Nevis, as well as, released practice squad RB George Winn. Couple those moves with the fact Dwayne Harris is likely done for the season, and Terrance Williams is limping around on a sore hammy, Dallas has roster spots needed to be filled and backups to procure. To fill the...
Via The Outlaws
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Aside From Justin Durant to the IR, the Cowboys Release Two More Defenders

Justin Durant going to the IR wasn't the only change that the Cowboys made to their defense. The team also released two defenders, per Yahoo! Sports: The Dallas Cowboys have placed linebacker Justin Durant on season-ending injured reserve and released linebacker Kyle Bosworth and defensive tackle Drake Nevis. Per the Yahoo! report, the Cowboys also re-signed...
Via The Outlaws
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys place Justin Durant on IR

The Dallas Cowboys have placed linebacker Justin Durant on injured reserve with a hamstring injury. Durant played just a handful of snaps in Sunday’s loss to the Green Bay Packers before re-injuring his hamstring. His absence coupled with questions about the availability of Sean Lee for the remainder of the season have left the Cowboys thin at linebacker. The Cowboys had Durant...
Via Tireball.com
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Justin Durant done for the season

As much as it does not seem like this matters, it does. LB Justin Durant done for the season. On IR with a hamstring. Team not expected to sign a vet LB right now. — Calvin Watkins (@calvinwatkins) December 17, 2013 The Cowboys are STILL in position to get to the playoffs. And if they do, it will be difficult to match-up with the likes of Seattle, San Francisco...
Via The Outlaws
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys Place LB Justin Durant On IR, Waive DT Drake Nevis & LB Kyle Bosworth

Nick Eatman reports that the Dallas Cowboys placed LB Justin Durant on season-ending injured reserve on Tuesday. Dallas also waived DT Drake Nevis and LB Kyle Bosworth, according to Eatman. Eatman adds that more moves are expected from the Cowboys in the near future as well. Durant, 28, suffered a hamstring injury during Sunday’s demoralizing loss to the Packers. He has...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Packers DE Jolly has shoulder injury at Dallas

Green Bay Packers starting defensive end Johnny Jolly left Sunday's game at Dallas with a shoulder injury. Jolly was hurt in the first half and never returned. Green Bay tight end Brandon Bostick also came out of the game with a foot injury. The Cowboys lost starting linebacker Justin Durant because of a hamstring injury before halftime. Ernie Sims, a backup linebacker for...
Via AP on Fox
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys' Injury Report: Sean Lee, Dwayne Harris, Morris Claiborne, Justin Durant, DeVonte Holloman, Jason Hatcher, Bruce Carter

The Dallas Cowboys welcome the Green Bay Packers to Jerry’s palace today for a game they need to win to stay afloat in the NFC East race with the Philadelphia Eagles. The Cowboys find themselves one game behind Philly and a win would at least ensure they keep pace in the division. If the Cowboys are going to beat Green Bay today, they are going to have to do it without a few key...
Via Sports Injury Alert
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys put LB Durant on injured reserve with hamstring injury

The Dallas Cowboys have placed linebacker Justin Durant on season-ending injured reserve and released linebacker Kyle Bosworth and defensive tackle Drake Nevis. Durant injured a hamstring in Sunday's loss to Green Bay, and the Cowboys played most of the game without their top four linebackers. Sean Lee's return is in question for the final two games because of a neck injury...
Via AP on Fox
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Sean Lee, Justin Durant returned to practice for Dallas

    Linebacker Justin Durant and Sean Lee returned to practice for the Dallas Cowboys as they prepare to make a playoff push with four games to go in the regular season. Linebackers Sean Lee and Justin Durant both returned to practice in full pads as the Cowboys began their preparations for their Monday night tilt against Chicago. Cowboys coach Jason...
Via Pro Football Zone
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Ware got his strength back!

The Cowboys D is getting healthy at just the right time! Reports are already flying around regarding the health of Sean Lee and Justin Durant returned to practice today for the first time since injury their hamstrings vs. the Saints. Today, DeMarcus Ware, who has been back for the last three games after injury his thigh vs. the Redskins in Week 6, was ecstatic over the...
Via The Outlaws
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Sean Lee and Justin Durant Return to Practice

The Dallas Cowboys defense is getting some much needed reinforcements along the front seven at practice. Both Sean Lee and Justin Durant returned to practice today, signalling that the Cowboys will be getting back two key contributors to their defense soon. In particular, Sean Lee's return cannot be understated for its importance to the team from a defensive leadership...
Via The Outlaws
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Kyle Wilber is becoming a coaches favorite in Dallas

Injuries have taken away some options, but the Cowboys have an option at strongside linebacker with Kyle Wilber playing well in his two starts and Justin Durant coming back from a hamstring injury. Wilber had 13 tackles, two quarterback pressures and a tackle for loss in the wins against the New York Giants and Oakland […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys’ Injury Report:Sean Lee, Justin Durant, Dez Bryant, Miles Austin, DeMarcus Ware

The Dallas Cowboys host the Oakland Raiders in their annual Thanksgiving Day late-afternoon home game in Jerry Jones‘ palace. Despite a lengthy injury list, Big D has a lot to be thankful for here in the 2013 NFL universe. After completing the season sweep of the New York Giants Sunday, and a game in hand against the Philadelphia Eagles, the Cowboys are very much in control of...
Via NFL Injury Report
November 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Week 13 Fantasy Football Thanksgiving Day Injury Report: Quick Hits

| Mychal Rivera | Darren McFadden | Ruled Out: Aaron Rodgers (clavicle fracture), Johnathan Franklin (concussion), Tyvon Branch (ankle), Denarius Moore (shoulder), Justin Durant (hamstring), Sean Lee (hamstring) LaMarr Woodley (calf): Woodley did not practice on Wednesday as he deals with a calf strain. Woodley is currently listed as doubtful and is not expected to play on Thursday...
Via FF Locker Room
November 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Sean Lee Headlines Cowboys Out for Raiders Game

Sean Lee is just one of many critical Dallas players who have been ruled out for Thursday's game against the Oakland Raiders. The Cowboys will be shorthanded as they look to climb to two games above .500 on Thanksgiving. Linebacker is the hardest hit group, as Sean Lee, DeVonte Holloman and Justin Durant are all already ruled out. In addition, the Cowboys will be...
Via The Outlaws
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys’ Injury UPDATE: Justin Durant out 3-4 weeks, DeMarcus Ware tweaks thigh

Just when you thought the defensive situation for the Dallas Cowboys couldn’t get any worse, it gets a whole lot worse. Just a day after it was revealed the linebacker Sean Lee will miss the next three-to-our weeks with a hamstring injury, Nick Eatman of team’s official website reports that fellow linebacker Justin Durant is in the same boat as Lee. Durant also suffered a hamstring...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys: Justin Durant out 3-4 weeks

Dallas Cowboys linebacker Justin Durant will be out 3-4 weeks with a hamstring injury. Durrant would have been in line for more playing time with Sean Lee out with his hamstring injury. Now the Cowboys will have to rely on Ernie Sims and Kyle Bosworth. Jerry jones tells 105.3 the fan that Sean Lee and Justin Durant will be out 3-4 weeks with hamstring injuries — Nick Eatman (@nickeatman...
Via Tireball.com
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones Shocked by Loss to Saints

Jerry Jones reaction to the thumping that the Cowboys received was about as surprising as the sight of Mark Ingram casually collecting nine yards a carry was by the end of the night. As in, Jerry's reaction wasn't surprising at all, per ESPN: "I didn’t expect this," Jones said late Sunday night. "I didn’t see this coming. But I did think we...
Via The Outlaws
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Linebackers expected to miss 3-4 weeks

Welp, there goes the season. I am being hasty of course, but after last night's performance, doesn't it sort of seem that way? Coming off the heels of a game that saw the New Orleans Saints set an NFL single-game record for first downs with 40 of them, things just keep getting worse. Starting linebackers Sean Lee AND Justin Durant are expected...
Via The Outlaws
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys get romped by Saints

What was the final score? No... NO. I can't hear it. This was an impossible game to continue watching. Call me disloyal. Whatever makes you feel better. But what made me feel better was shutting this travesty of a football game off, letting my girlfriend pick a show, and totally tune out to the NFL for the rest of the night. Click here to check...
Via The Outlaws
November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

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