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Cowboys should sign interested RB Steven Jackson

The Dallas Cowboys are thin at the running back position, and Steven Jackson is still looking for work. The league’s current active leader in career rushing yards used Twitter to express interest in signing with “America’s Team,” and the Cowboys should at least bring him in for a visit. Jackson tweeted a gorgeous shot of AT&T Stadium on Thursday night with the words...
Via Sportsnaut
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys place Darren McFadden on PUP list

Just a few days after releasing running back Ryan Williams, the Dallas Cowboys have placed another injury-plagued running back on the inactive list. Darren McFadden, who signed a one-year deal with the team back in the spring, will start training camp on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list with a reported hamstring injury. Darren McFadden and Rolando McClain and Chaz...
Via Sportsnaut
July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys release Ryan Williams

The Dallas Cowboys announced on Tuesday that they have released running back Ryan Williams. After his continuous battle with knee injuries, including another procedure this past June, Dallas cut ties with the former 2011 second-round draft pick by the Arizona Cardinals. The running back had a promising future with an NFL squad.  In 2009, while at Virginia Tech, the former Hokie...
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July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys sign RB Gus Johnson, add two others

According to ESPNDallas, the Dallas Cowboys have signed running back Gus Johnson on Tuesday. Johnson came in for a three-day tryout and was signed by the team on Thursday of last week and the contract was announced once Johnson passed his physical Monday at Valley Ranch. The team also signed offensive lineman Ronald Patrick and linebacker Justin Anderson. Cowboys release...
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July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Ray Rice, Chris Johnson reportedly not in plans for Dallas Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys enter training camp with many questions at the running back position. Ryan Williams was just cut, leading many to wonder if Ray Rice or Chris Johnson could soon be added in his stead. According to a report, Dallas won’t be pursuing either of them at this time. Drew Davison of the Star-Telegram reports the Cowboys will play the wait-and-see game, content with...
Via Sportsnaut
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys Still Have “No Interest” In Signing RB Ray Rice

Charean Williams of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that the Cowboys have “no interest” in signing free agent RB Ray Rice. There has been a lot of talk that the Cowboys could consider bringing in a running back, especially now that they’ve released RB Ryan Williams. However, Dallas elected to sign rookie RB Gus Johnson to a contract ... The post Cowboys Still...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys cut/add three before trip to Oxnard

Before the Dallas Cowboys took off to Training Camp 2015, they made a few changes to the roster.  The most notable of the group is Ryan Williams. Williams is a former second-round pick of the Arizona Cardinals in 2011.  He signed with Dallas last season but didn’t make the final roster.  Knee problems have plagued Williams since his days with the Cardinals.  He had arthroscopic...
Via cover32
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys release RB Ryan Williams

IRVING, Texas (AP) -- Ryan Williams, one of the possible replacements for NFL rushing champion DeMarco Murray, has been released by the Cowboys. The oft-injured Williams was among three players cut Tuesday before the team left for training camp in Oxnard, California. The first workout is Thursday. The 25-year-old Williams was a second-round pick by Arizona in 2011 but has appeared...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys release RB Ryan Williams

IRVING, Texas (AP) Ryan Williams, one of the possible replacements for NFL rushing champion DeMarco Murray, has been released by the Cowboys. The oft-injured Williams was among three players cut Tuesday before the team left for training camp in Oxnard, California. The first workout is Thursday. The 25-year-old Williams was a second-round pick by Arizona in 2011 but has appeared...
Via AP on Fox
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys cut RB Ryan Williams

Ryan Williams never played in a regular season for the Dallas Cowboys. On Tuesday the Cowboys released the 25-year-old. Williams has been considered to be on the roster bubble for months. The Cowboys lost DeMarco Murray via free agency and now appear set to enter the season with Jospeh Randle, Darren McFadden and Lance Dunbar on the active roster. Williams underwent a knee procedure...
Via Tireball.com
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys release RB Ryan Williams, sign RB Gus Johnson

At one point this offseason, there was chatter about running back Ryan Williams winning the Dallas Cowboys' running back job outright. The former highly-touted draft pick found himself back in the training room following the Cowboys' spring practices. He experienced swelling in his knee, was forced to undergo another knee procedure, and now the Cowboys have decided to move on from...
Via Fox Sports
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys officially release RB Ryan Williams

So much for that theory. According to Nick Eatman of the Dallas Cowboys official website, the team has released running back Ryan Williams, who was considered an under-the-radar candidate to replace DeMarco Murray. Cowboys have officially cut RB Ryan Williams and LB Cam Lawrence — Nick Eatman (@nickeatman) July 28, 2015   According to ESPN’s Todd Archer, Williams underwent...
Via Sportsnaut
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys Waive Three Players Including RB Ryan Williams, Sign Three

Todd Archer reports that the Dallas Cowboys waived three players on Tuesday including: RB Ryan Williams, LB Cam Lawrence, OL Ryan Miller. Cowboys also signed RB Gus Johnson, OL Ronald Patrick, and LB Justin Anderson. According to Archer, Williams underwent a second knee surgery after June minicamp, which would have left him with an uphill climb to make ... The post...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Has Ryan Williams Been Cut By the Dallas Cowboys?

One of the many great things about Twitter is that you can get information out to the masses really fast. One of the not so great things about Twitter is that incorrect information can get out under the guise of being credible real fast. So until a reliable and know source says confirms something you see off a not-so-known source you have to take it with a grain of salt.That being...
Via FatManWriting
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: D.J. Williams, Cowboys, Ravens, & Saints

D.J. Williams Free agent LB D.J. Williams tells Alex Marvez of FOX Sports that he’s still hoping to catch on with a team for the 2015 season. Cowboys Todd Archer of ESPN can see the Cowboys attempting to sign DE Tyrone Crawford to an extension during training camp. Archer doesn’t see Ryan Williams making the ... The post NFL Notes: D.J. Williams, Cowboys, Ravens, ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Five players on the bubble

Heading into the 2015 NFL season, the Dallas Cowboys as currently constructed have very few holes on their roster but when it is all said and done, they only like all NFL franchises will be left with decisions to make. Coming off of a 12-4 season that saw them not only have one of the top records in all of football but also saw them come within minutes of earning a trip to the NFC...
Via EndZoneScore
July 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Emmitt Smith: Cowboys offense could be 'more potent' in 2015

Former Dallas Cowboys star running back Emmitt Smith is among those who believe the team’s offense won’t suffer after losing DeMarco Murray to the Philadelphia Eagles in free agency. Speaking with 1310 The Ticket in Dallas, Smith made it clear he expects the team’s running game to thrive without Murray: Emmitt Smith on @dfwticket said he expects Cowboys run game to have...
Via Sportsnaut
July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Sign Former Baylor Bears Standout Lache Seastrunk

Running back has been a position of concern for the Dallas Cowboys since the team let DeMarco Murray walk in free agency. So far all they have done is sign former Oakland Raider Darren McFadden, but the often injured McFadden is already nursing an injury suffered in OTAs (strained hamstring).With Ryan Williams also having injury issues the team needed some help just to get through...
Via FatManWriting
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

The Dallas Cowboys running back situation after Murray

The departure of Demarco Murray to the Philadelphia Eagles (via free agency) has left a lot of questions being asked as to who will be his successor. It is May 2015 and that question has not been answered yet. Although the Dallas Cowboys have signed Darren McFadden, they are still keeping their eyes peeled for a running back that can contribute to the team. Right now in OTAs, the...
Via isportsweb.com
June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys vs. Eagles: A rivalry renewed

There are a few rivalries in the NFL that date back several decades and the Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles rivalry is one of those. It’s a rivalry that goes from regular season games to playoff championship games.  When the Cowboys play the Eagles, expect a little something extra that day. The extra little push in the back here, the chop block there, a little more facemask...
Via cover32
June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Ryan Williams offers cryptic outlook for Victor Cruz on recovery from torn patella tendon

Running back Ryan Williams has been there before. As a rookie, after being selected with the No. 38 overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, Williams suffered a torn patella tendon during his rookie season with the Cardinals. This is the same injury that New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz suffered in 2014.As someone who has attempted to battle back from the injury, Williams offers...
Via Fox Sports
May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Are We All Overlooking Ryan Williams?

There's no denying the run game of the Dallas Cowboys took a hit when they lost DeMarco Murray, regardless of what Jerry Jones says about it. As Curtis Crabtree of Pro Football Talk explained, Jones is apparently convinced that the run game will actually be even better than it was with Murray.To be brutally honest, that's probably crazy talk. I'm assuming Jerry's still a little upset...
Via Pro Football Spot
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Ryan Williams is excited for the opportunity to run behind the Cowboys' offensive line

For Dallas Cowboys running back Ryan Williams, the NFL journey hasn't always been an easy one. After rupturing his patella tendon in his right knee during his rookie season, Williams has struggled to showcase the unique lateral agility that led the Arizona Cardinals to take him with the No. 38 overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft. Williams has remained confident through it all, and...
Via Fox Sports
May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Fumble Rate Among Cowboys Running Backs

Turnovers will drive any fan crazy, but they are especially aggravating in close games or games that result in a loss. We often hear Jason Garrett say line one is ball protection, but the Cowboys were 12th place (tied) with 22 fumbles. This is an area the Cowboys will need to continue to clean up the coming season if they want to contend for a championship. One of the biggest gripes...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys best bet at running back already on the roster

One of the biggest storylines going into the 2015 NFL Draft was the extreme possibility of the Dallas Cowboys trying to trade up to grab Georgia’s Todd Gurley or maybe Melvin Gordon from Wisconsin. Reason being for a possible jump by the Cowboys front office was obviously because former #29 parted ways with one of the best offensive line’s in the NFL and took his talents to southeastern...
Via cover32
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss
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