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Jerry Jones says Greg Hardy will not return to the Dallas Cowboys

For months, many have wondered if defensive end Greg Hardy would return to the Dallas Cowboys for the 2016 season. After a season full of drama dealing with Hardy, the Cowboys didn’t know if they were going to bring him back. Well on Friday, the Cowboys have finally came to a decision regarding Hardy status with the team. Owner Jerry Jones told reporters that Hardy will not return...
Via No Guts, No Glory
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys fan Dak Prescott criticized Tony Romo after 2012 meltdown: I'm done taking up for him

New Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott told us he grew up a Cowboys fan.Here's the proof: He was really upset at Tony Romo after a big Cowboys loss in 2012.On Twitter, Prescott criticized Romo after he threw three interceptions in a 28-18 loss to the Redskins that ended Dallas' season without a playoff berth.Prescott tweeted: "I'm DONE Taking up for Romo. #hadenough"Now Prescott will...
Via SportsDay
3 hours ago

WATCH: Jaylon Smith finding out he's headed to the Cowboys

Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith would have been a top-five pick if he hadn’t suffered a devastating knee injury in the team’s Fiesta Bowl loss to the Ohio State Buckeyes. As it stands, Smith is going to miss the entire 2016 season recovering, so there was much uncertainty regarding when he’d be drafted, if at all.  As it turns out, Smith was picked No. 34 overall by the...
Via College Spun
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Audio: Listen to how Jaylon Smith became a Dallas Cowboy

The Dallas Cowboys made headlines last night when they used a second-round pick to select Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith, who may miss all of 2016 recovering from a knee injury suffered in the Fiesta Bowl, and our friends at NFL.com were able to get the audio of Smith’s phone call. Check it out below, and have tissues ready! Secret Audio: Jaylon Smith Becomes A Cowboy It...
Via Campus Sports Net
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Greg Hardy won't wear Cowboys white in 2016 affirms owner Jerry Jones

Even Jerry Jones has had enough of Greg Hardy. The Cowboys owner told reporters on Friday that Hardy’s time with the Cowboys is up, and they will not attempt to bring him back. To sum up tonight, Cowboys have yet to draft a DE and said they wouldn't be signing Jason Jones or re-signing Greg Hardy or Jeremy Mincey. — Brandon George (@DMN_George) April 30, 2016 When Jones...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Weekend web roundup: Dallas Cowboys

Jerry Jones declares the Greg Hardy era in Dallas officially over Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told reporters Friday that the team will not re-sign defensive end Greg Hardy this offseason... NFL draft Rounds 2-3 grades: Cowboys picking Jaylon Smith 'unreal ...From left, Dallas Cowboys Executive Vice President, CEO, and Director of Player Personnel Stephen Jones, Owner...
Via 60 Max Power O
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott dressed for success in Cowboys blue at introduction

IRVING, Texas (AP) -- Ezekiel Elliott didn't wear a crop-top dress shirt for his first visit to Cowboys headquarters, a day after showing off his midsection on the red carpet at the NFL draft before Dallas took him fourth overall.The former Ohio State running back's suit was just about the right shade of Cowboys blue, though."I had a couple of options," he said with a smile.Elliott...
Via Associated Press
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys select linebacker Jaylon Smith in the second round

The Dallas Cowboys had the third pick heading into the second round of the draft. After selecting Ezekiel Elliott last night, there was no question that the Cowboys were going to draft a defensive player with the 34th overall pick. However, the Cowboys selection was a very surprising move, as the Cowboys elected to draft former Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith. This was a...
Via EndZoneScore
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys take Notre Dame LB Jaylon Smith in second round

IRVING, Texas (AP) -- The Dallas Cowboys have taken Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith with the 34th overall pick in the second round of the NFL draft.Smith isn't expected to play in 2016 after tearing ligaments in his left knee in his final college game against Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl. He skipped his final season of eligibility despite the injury.The Cowboys went defense with...
Via Associated Press
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys take Notre Dame LB Smith, who likely sits out 2016

IRVING, Texas (AP) The Dallas Cowboys have taken Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith with the 34th overall pick in the second round of the NFL draft. Smith isn't expected to play in 2016 after tearing ligaments in his left knee in his final college game against Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl. He skipped his final season of eligibility despite the injury. The Cowboys went defense...
Via Associated Press
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Emmitt Smith says Ezekiel Elliott is better than he is

Emmitt Smith is pretty high on Dallas Cowboys draft pick Ezekiel Elliott. Really high. Emmitt welcomed Zeke to the Cowboys on Friday via Twitter, not long after Dallas made the former Ohio State Buckeye the fourth overall pick in the draft. Welcome to Dallas Zeke — Emmitt Smith (@EmmittSmith22) April 29, 2016 Welcome to the family bro it's your turn. — Emmitt Smith...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Draft: Predicting Day 2

The Dallas Cowboys shocked the masses last night when they decided to draft running back Ezekiel Elliott number four overall, despite defensive back Jalen Ramsey still on the board. Clearly the Cowboys believe that Elliott is a special player, even though the running back position has been devalued somewhat over the past several years. I personally have been on the Elliott hype...
Via CowboysFans.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

How Ezekiel Elliott Improves All Phases Of The Game

As this past week moved along and we inched closer to the start of the NFL Draft, the fight for Ezekiel Elliott seemed like a lost one. All signs seemed to point to Jalen Ramsey, that is, unless the Chargers snatched him first. Instead the Cowboys decided to sort of shock the world with their selection of Elliott at #4 overall with Ramsey still available. It is easy to get excited...
Via CowboysFans.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Dallas Cowboys wanted to trade up for QB Paxton Lynch

The Dallas Cowboys had a good first night of the 2016 NFL Draft. They drafted their running back of the future, Ezekiel Elliott with the No. 4 overall pick, filling a gap that they needed moving forward. However, the Cowboys were hoping to further cement their future by drafting a quarterback. Specifically, Jerry Jones had Paxton Lynch in mind, according to NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport...
Via The Comeback
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys tried to trade up to draft Paxton Lynch

The Dallas Cowboys were long said to have interest in taking a quarterback high in the NFL Draft, and it sounds like they tried to trade back into the first round to select Paxton Lynch. The Cowboys had a pick at No. 4 and selected Ohio State's Ezekiel Elliott. But reports say they also tried to trade back into the first round to get Lynch, who ended up being taken by the Denver...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Why Ezekiel Elliott is the right pick

Some were shocked, others were stoked when the Dallas Cowboys made their pick tonight. Is it too early to take a running back? Is it a gamble to pass up on Jalen Ramsey? All of these questions will take time to answer but one thing is for sure, the Cowboys have many big plays ahead of them and this was truly the smartest pick. Elliott has proven himself to be a stellar runner, he...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Pick Up C Travis Frederick’s 5th Year Option

Typically a team that drafts 31st Overall has lost the Super Bowl the season before. Such was not the case in 2013 when the Dallas Cowboys drafted Wisconsin’s Travis Frederick. Draft pundits chastised the Cowboys for taking Frederick at the time. Supposed experts claimed that he was worth no more than a third round selection and that the Cowboys were out of their minds for utilizing...
Via CowboysFans.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Elliott: It would be an honor to play behind Cowboys O-line

With quarterbacks expected to go first and second overall on Thursday night, the San Diego Chargers at three and Dallas Cowboys at four hold the keys to the 2016 NFL Draft. Where these two teams go will play huge roles in the outcome of the remainder of the first round. While defensive end and the secondary remain major issues for the Dallas Cowboys, the idea of them selecting former...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys are said to be aggressively looking into having two 1st round picks

After months of speculation, the NFL Draft will finally take place tonight. As we get closer to the start of the draft, there will be teams that will be making moves leading up to showtime. One of those teams that will be making moves is the Dallas Cowboys. While owner Jerry Jones knows what player he wants to draft with the #4 pick, it looks like someone else has caught their interest...
Via No Guts, No Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Romo’s fantasy football convention wins restraining order vs. NFL

The legal battle between a fantasy sports convention owned in part by Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and the National Football League is officially underway in a Texas court, and things got started with the convention being granted a restraining order against the league. According to a report from Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, a temporary restraining order was issued...
Via The Comeback
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Looking to Trade Back into 1st Round?

The pre-draft rumor ferver is picking up and we’re now hearing the Cowboys could be looking to jump back into the 1st round. Was told Cowboys aggressively looking into having TWO 1st round picks tomorrow night. — Ben Rogers (@BenRogers) April 27, 2016 To me this tells me the Cowboys could bail from 4, but perhaps just a few spots and draft Ezekiel Elliott and flip thee 2nd...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cowboys could trade down for Ezekiel Elliott

The Dallas Cowboys want Ezekiel Elliott, but they don’t want to use the No. 4 pick on him. According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, the Cowboys are now considering trading down a few spots to take the former Ohio State running back. “Some think the ultimate choice will be between Elliott and his former Ohio State teammate, defensive end Joey Bosa. Others think that the...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: JaMarcus Russell wants to play for the Dallas Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys are certainly preparing for the NFL draft which will take place in just a couple days, and one position that they need to address is finding a backup quarterback. The Cowboys are most likely going to draft a quarterback at some point in the draft this weekend. Most llikely a middle or late round pick will be used on a quarterback, but there might be other options...
Via EndZoneScore
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Carr Paycut a Clue to Drafting Ramsey?

The Cowboys announced Brandon Carr has accepted a $3 million dollar paycut. Carr is in the final year of his contract and was expected to make $9 million, but will now make about $6 million now. The deal is a straight-up salary reduction without an extension. Mike Fisher tweeted: I'm told Carr re-do should not be taken as a #Cowboys Ramsey draft indicator one way or another. @1053thefan...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones: Cowboys will not trade out of No. 4 spot

The Dallas Cowboys have the fourth pick in the draft and, via Clarence Hill of the Star-Telegram, we now know that team owner Jerry Jones has every intention on keeping the pick. Jerry Jones said the Cowboys will stay at 4 — Clarence Hill (@clarencehilljr) April 25, 2016 That’s not terribly surprising, as Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network said on Sunday that trade talks...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss
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