Cowboys Place Rookie DE DeMarcus Lawrence On IR With Designation To Return

  Brandon George of the Dallas Morning News reports that the Cowboys are placing rookie DE DeMarcus Lawrence on injured reserve with the designated to return. This means that Lawrence will miss first eight games of the 2014 season. Lawrence unfortunately sustained a broken right foot while working against LT Tyron Smith a month ago. He is expected to miss 8-12 weeks, so this...
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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...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA questions Tyron Smith’s deal

Dallas, TX – It’s been public knowledge since the beginning of the week that the Cowboys locked up their left tackle Tyron Smith for the next decade. What is starting to surface now in regards to this monstrous contract is certainly laughable to say the least. It seems as though the NFLPA is questioning Jerry Jones’ negotiation tactics. In fact, Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys ink OT Smith, lose D-Law, and camp observations plus more…

Dallas Cowboys - Cowboys sign Tyron Smith to huge extension (READ) - DeMarcus Lawrence out 8-12 weeks (READ) - In 2014, Cowboys all about swagger. (READ) - Cowboys’ Oxnard Report (READ) - Camp woes and injuries (READ) Make sure you follow @cover32_DAL and @cover32_NFL on Twitter for all the latest breaking news, columns, blogs and features from the Cowboys and the entire NFL...
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August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones opens up the check book for Tyron Smith

Wednesday Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones gave star left tackle Tyron Smith a nice eight year extension worth $98 million in new money, a $10 million signing bonus with $40 million guaranteed. Smith is one of the best offensive tackles in the game so it’s smart to lock him up for another eight years making it a total of ten because he has a remaining two years left on his current...
Via The Front Office News
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys News: Tyron Smith, Dallas strike eight-year, $98M deal

Dallas Cowboys offensive tackle, Tyron Smith, has been gunning for a new contract with his team as he enters his fourth professional season. Smith, who has started 47 games for Dallas since he was drafted in 2011, has been a core member of the team's offense. Finally, NFL insider Ian Rapoport announced that Smith earned the contract of a lifetime.#180895731 / gettyimages.comComing...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys OT Tyron Smith Signs Extension

Brad Mills – USA TODAY Sports The Dallas Cowboys have signed 23 year-old Pro Bowl offensive tackle Tyron Smith to an eight-year extension through 2023, the deal is worth just under $110 million. Dallas views Smith as a cornerstone going forward and there is no doubt that he has been the lone bright spot since his rookie season on the depleted offensive line in Big D. Smith came...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Dez Bryant ‘visibly upset’ after Tyron Smith extension

Dez Bryant is entering the final year of his rookie contract with the Dallas Cowboys, and he is hoping he does not have to play it out. While Bryant has been vocal about wanting a new deal, nothing is imminent. At the moment, it appears the Cowboys have focused most of their money on offensive […]
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys have the cap room to sign Dez Bryant to an extension

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported that the Cowboys would have a hard time signing Dez Bryant to an extension now that they locked Tyron Smith up with an eight-year deal on Wednesday. According to Clarence Hill of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram,  Dallas has enough cap room to get a deal done with Bryant. Per a source, the cowboys have a little less than $10 million cap room...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

How the Tyron Smith signing helps the Dallas Cowboys

As the Dallas Cowboys continued their training camp in Oxnard, at least one team member had reason to smile on the practice field today. Pro Bowl left tackle Tyron Smith inked an eight-year extension to his rookie contract that will net him up to $98 million, $40 million of which is guaranteed. All told, the deal will keep Smith under contract through the 2023 season and, together...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Stephen Jones: “We’re totally committed to make Dez a Cowboy for life”

Dallas Cowboys vice president Stephen Jones made it clear that they want wide receiver Dez Bryant to be  a”Cowboy for life” after signing left tackle Tyron Smith to a new eight-year contract extension. “We’re totally committed to make Dez a Cowboy for life,” Jones said, via the Dallas Morning News. “Our plans from Day 1 … figure a way to get Dez and Tryon extended...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Still Room To Sign Dez Despite Smith Deal

The Cowboys have known all along they needed to sign two cornerstones of their franchise at some point this year. Even though they’ve just locked up Tyron Smith on a deal that will keep him under contract through 2023, nothing has changed the Cowboys’ approach with the other guy. Despite rumblings and reports that Smith’s eight-year deal worth about $98 million and $40 million...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys sign Tyron Smith to eight year extension

getty images The Dallas Cowboys have signed left tackle Tyron Smith to a eight-year extension. Smith is a Pro-Bowl player who is considered among the best in the NFL at his position. The Cowboys have now signed Smith though the the 2023 season. Smith will reportedly make $110 million throughout the course of his current deal. Smith’s new deal includes $40 million in guaranteed...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant Not Happy with Tyron Smith Extension

Ultra enigmatic Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant doesn’t appear to be too happy with the extension that teammate Tyron Smith received on Tuesday. Smith, one of the best left tackles in the NFL, received a huge eight-year, $98 million extension on Tuesday.  The extension made sense for both sides. Dallas locked up one of the best overall offensive linemen in the NFL at a...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

“Nearly impossible” for the Cowboys to give Dez Bryant an extension after Tyron Smith’s deal per Ian Rapoport

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  it’s almost impossible for the Cowboys to sign Dez Bryant to an extension after they signed left tackle Tyron Smith to an eight-year extension on Wednesday. With Tyron Smith’s deal, it’s nearly impossible to do Dez Bryant’s extension now. Little progress anyway. He may benefit from playing it out — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Cash-strapped Dallas Cowboys continue tossing money around

The Dallas Cowboys, a team once known as America’s team but has been mired in mediocrity in recent years, has agreed to another mega deal with one of their players. It was announced this afternoon that Dallas LT Tyron Smith has agreed to an eight-year, $98 million dollar deal extension. The Cowboys need to get a long-term deal done with WR Dez Bryant, but are facing serious issues...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith Signs 8-Year $98 Million Extension

The Dallas Cowboys have signed star left tackle Tyron Smith to a new mega contract extension that should keep him Big-D for years to come. 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 contract for the next 10 years for a total of...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Dez Bryant upset over Tyron Smith’s contract

Dez Bryant congratulated his teammate Tyron Smith on his new contract today. Congrats 77 well deserved #CowboysNation — Dez Bryant (@DezBryant) July 30, 2014 According to a report,  Bryant was upset in the parking lot over Smith getting a new deal while he waits to get paid by the Cowboys. After Cowboys announce , 8 year 110 mil dollar extension, Dez Bryant visibly upset in parking...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant upset over teammate's new deal?

Dez’s wants to get paid. Dez’s numbers dictate that he should be paid like a Top 5 wide receiver in the NFL. Cowboys give a teammate almost $100 million extension. Dez is happy for his teammate. Congrats 77 well deserved #CowboysNation — Dez Bryant (@DezBryant) July 30, 2014 Dez’s allegedly isn’t happy though his deal isn’t getting done any time soon and his frustrations...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys make smart move with Tyron Smith extension

Jerry Jones has always known how to alter a news cycle. Less than 24 hours after the Dallas Cowboys lost rookie defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence for 8-10 weeks with a broken foot, the organization signed Pro Bowl left tackle Tyron Smith to an eight-year contract extension worth nearly $110 million. Smith will receive $40 million in guaranteed money, according to various reports....
Via Fox Sports Southwest
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Extends Stud Left Tackle Tyron Smith For Eight Years

The Dallas Cowboys came in ranked 4th overall in offensive line play last season by Pro Football Focus and should be even better this season. One player who contributed mightily, LT Tyron Smith, just got the extension of a lifetime to the tune of 8-years and $98 million dollars. Just 23, this locks up one of the best tackles in the game for a very long time. The Cowboys have many...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys Lock Up Tyron Smith for 8years

We all knew Tyron Smith would land a new contract and the Cowboys have rewarded the left tackle standout to the sum of $98 million which could escalate to a max of $108-109 million dollars over 8 years. Smith is only 23 and is still elevating his play and that is scary if you’re an opposing pass rusher. Get mauled! With Smith’s contract in the bag, will we see Dez Bryant strike gold next?
Via CowboysBlog.Net
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys Ink Tyron Smith to 8-year Extension Worth More Than $100M

The Dallas Morning News is reporting that the Cowboys have signed starting left tackle Tyron Smith to an 8-year extension worth $109 million, according to their sources. Smith had high expectations ever since being drafted with the ninth overall pick in the 2011 NFL draft at the unusually young age of 20. Cowboys’ owner Jerry Jones is notorious for not spending first round picks...
Via Cowboys Addicts
July 30, 2014  |  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...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys give enormous eight-year deal to left tackle

Nobody does excess quite like the Dallas Cowboys. Whether it’s video screens the size of a jumbo jet or spending insane amounts of money to get the players that they want, bigger is always better. The Cowboys took that philosophy to the next level today when they gave a massive eight-year deal to left tackle Tyron Smith. NFL reporter Ian Rapoport broke the news on Twitter moments...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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