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Does Jemea Thomas have staying power? ► The Dallas Cowboys signed four players this summer that played in a preseason game without ... Morris Claiborne plans to play in opener ► Dallas Cowboys CB Morris Claiborne (shoulder) didn't play in the team's preseason finale because of a right shoulder injury. He's ... Dallas Cowboys could go with linebacker by committee...
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Bills sign Kyle Orton

James Walker of ESPN reports that the Bills have agreed to a one-year contract with veteran QB Kyle Orton. Adam Caplan reported earlier in the day that a name to keep an eye on in regards to the Bills search for a backup quarterback is Orton, so this isn’t a complete surprise. Buffalo parted ways with Jordan Palmer Friday, despite signing him to a contract just a few days...
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Mo’ Claiborne to receive pain-killing injection before opener

Dallas, TX – 2012′s 6th overall selection Morris Claiborne is still recovering from his shoulder surgery and was held out of all preseason activity. He practiced the majority of Training Camp but was help out of action to ensure his availability for the September 7th opener against the San Francisco 49er’s. Claiborne spoke to the media today and told reporters that the pain...
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Steelers Claim CB B.W. Webb Off Waivers From Cowboys

  The Pittsburgh Steelers announced that they have claimed CB B.W. Webb off of waivers from the Dallas Cowboys. We have claimed CB @OhGi_3Dawg3 (B.W. Webb) off waivers and placed LB Jordan Zumwalt on the Reserve/Injured List. — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) August 29, 2014 Webb, 24, is a former fourth-round pick of the Cowboys and is set to make a base salary of $495,000...
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9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jerry Jones won’t be charged with tampering

According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones will not get into trouble for tampering even though he spoke with Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Report: Jerry Jones won’t be charged with tampering appeared...
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9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jason Garrett: One of the worst Head Coaches in the NFL?

When you’re the coach of America’s most popular sports team, you can count on being the most ridiculously scrutinized coach in every way possible. Every single thing he says, does; places he goes, people will have something to say about it. Jason Garrett should be use to it by now, so to see people say he’s not a good coach is one... -- Click the title above to read the...
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10 hours 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...
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13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Before drafting you need to see where the Dallas Cowboys defense is ranked

With the preseason finally in the rearview mirror, the 2014 NFL season is officially right around the corner. The next time fans see the league’s star players it will be during games on opening weekend. That means one thing: Fantasy football drafts are upon us. In order to get a ready, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
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Cowboys 53-man Roster Projection; Final

With preseason games over and the final cut deadline tomorrow, it’s time for the final roster projection this year. It’s never easy to balance talent over position needs, and this year it was especially tough. Guys like Ryan Williams, Jamar Newsome,  and LaRon Byrd would deserve spots based on their play but the numbers just aren’t in their favor. Some spots are being eaten...
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Rolando McClain gets start as Cowboys continue to search for regular season MLB

The Dallas Cowboys started middle linebacker Rolando McClain against the Denver Broncos Thursday night, making him the third consecutive player to begin a preseason game at the position. McClain manned the middle with fellow linebackers 2014 fourth-round pick Anthony Hitchens and Kyle Wilber. According to the Dallas News, the team continues to mix and match trying to find the...
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16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones Impressed by Cowboys Defense

If you have yet to realize that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is potentially missing the “in touch with reality” button in his brain, his latest comments may very well convince you.  Following the Cowboys disappointing 0-4 preseason in which they yielded an average of 29 points and 393 yards per game, Jones had this to say about the defense (via Star-Telegram). I think the...
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16 hours 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...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones admits he spoke with Adrian Peterson

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones admits that he spoke with Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. “We basically talked,” Jones said.  “Adrian’s from Texas and certainly it was easy to talk to such a great player.” Of course Jones wouldn’t admit that he talked to Peterson about possibly playing for his team one day. Peterson came out today and said that he’s never stated that...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys waived CB B.W. Webb

This was quite a surprise. As if the Cowboys can afford to just cut a cornerback.  What’s even more surprising is that they gave up on him after drafting him in the fourth round just a year ago. #Cowboys with all sorts of secondary issues. I'm told they are waiving B.W. Webb. — Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) August 28, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size...
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Dallas Cowboys: Who Will Be Next Breakout Star in 2014?

Star players often steal the spotlight around the NFL. But every year, we also witness plenty of promising young playmakers who step out of the shadows and make a name for themselves with a breakout season. Some of these guys were merely backups or barely even played the previous year (if they saw the field at all), while others were full-fledged starters who are just on the cusp...
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Cowboys’ Jakar Hamilton: “I didn’t smoke anything”

Cowboys cornerback Jakar Hamilton was suspended on Thursday for the first four games of the upcoming season for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy. Hamilton claims he didn’t smoke anything and that he missed a scheduled test. Jakar: 'I didnt smoke anything. I missed a drug test due to fact I was at pract. But I take full respnsblty' to @TheJordanRoss #cowboys...
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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 […]
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NFL Notes: 49ers, Cowboys, Rams, & Ravens

  49ers QB Blaine Gabbert had his shoulder X-rayed after the game. The team will have more details tomorrow. (Kevin Lynch) Cowboys The Cowboys are reportedly facing a fine of close to $44,000 from the NFL for the suspensions of CB Orlando Scandrick and S Jakar Hamilton. (Todd Archer) Rams Seventh-round pick DE Michael Sam said he’s confident he’ll end up on an NFL roster...
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Jerry Jones on AT&T naming rights deal: “I was a whore”

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones made a very interesting comment about the $500 million naming rights deal he got from AT&T for his stadium last year. Jerry on accepting AT&T’s $500 mil offer for naming rights to the stadium – "I was a *****!”. That’s a direct quote. #Cowboys — Roy White III (@RDubThree) August 28, 2014 Jones is just a walking quote.   ...
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Jerry Jones: Johnny Manziel Would’ve Kept Cowboys Relevant For 10 years

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones isn’t afraid to take risks, which is why it’s no surprise he wanted to take Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel with his team’s first-round pick in the 2014 NFL draft. Jones, whose son needed to stop him from selecting the former Heisman Trophy winner with pick No. 16, ultimately decided to take offensive tackle Zack Martin from Notre Dame...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: No new developments pertaining to Dez Bryant’s contract

Ray Carlin/Icon Sportswire According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, there aren’t any new developments when it comes to the Cowboys and Dez Bryant getting a contract done. Dez Bryant contract watch continues with no new developments. #Cowboys thought a new deal tonight for the home crowd would be cool. But nope — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 28, 2014 Bryant and the Cowboys...
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Jerry Jones: Not drafting Johnny Manziel is a ticket to more 8-8 seasons

Frank Jansky/Icon Sportswire Back in May,  Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told ESPN’s Outside the Lines that not drafting Johnny Manziel will lead to more 8-8 seasons. “If we had picked Manziel, he’d guarantee our relevance for 10 years,” Jones said in May. “When we were on the clock, I said if we pick the other guy — any other guy — it would be a ticket to parity, more...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys roster predictions: Cut to 75 mixing things up

In their cut down to 75 players, the Cowboys released 3 players who I had on my roster last week. All three, DaVonte Holloman, Matt Johnson, and Justin Green were released injured. All three will revert to the Cowboys Injured Reserve list if they are not claimed on waivers. This doesn’t mean the Cowboys will keep them, but at the minimum, the... -- Click the title above to read...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

B.W. Webb Released, Jakar Hamilton Next?

The Cowboys released last year’s 4th round pick B.W. Webb in order to make room for Phillip Tanner – ouch! That release says Webb wasn’t going to make the final cuts, as Tanner will likely be waived after the preseason game. Webb was not good, yes he was athletic, but you need to cover and play good on the field and he did not do this. Hopefully, with Will McClay we’ll see...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ranking the top 5 Dallas Cowboys themed fantasy football team names

Tonight the Dallas Cowboys will close out their pre-season schedule against the Denver Broncos. That means the 2014 NFL season is so close that we can almost taste it. That almost means that it’s time to get your fantasy football team ready. I had my draft a couple weeks ago and can’t wait to get started. (Actually to tell you the truth I didn’t get anybody I wanted and reached...
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