COWBOYS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Dallas Cowboys wide receivers were just ranked among the NFL

The Dallas Cowboys just had their quarterback depth ranked among the rest of the NFL, and according to Jeffry Kahn, Bleacher report just ranked the Cowboys receiving core among the rest of the NFL. Rotoworld did the analysis on the Cowboys quarterback depth and ranked them 23rd in the NFL. The Cowboys wide receiving core was ranked much higher according to bleacher report as they...
Via EndZoneScore
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Byron Jones is feeling exhausted after Cowboys OTAs

The Cowboys' OTAs began on Tuesday with players reporting for optional practices.For some players it was the first taste of serious football activities and workouts since last season ended in the winter. That can be a serious drain on the body.Second-year defensive back Byron Jones expressed just exhausted he was after the first day of OTAs.Click here to view the tweet on your mobile...
Via SportsDay
13 hours ago

Report: Ronald Leary requests trade from Cowboys

After failing to show up for the team’s offensive program, Dallas Cowboys offensive guard Ronald Leary has reportedly requested a trade from the team according to ESPN Dallas.  Given that Leary has not showed up for the team’s offseason activities, this is not terribly surprising. Leary was undrafted out of Memphis in the 2012 NFL Draft and later signed by the Cowboys that...
Via Sportsnaut
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: NFC East Division Favorites?

The NFL’s most unpredictable division should be extremely competitive next season. The New York Giants spent a fortune in free agency and have two-time Super Bowl champion, Eli Manning. The Washington Redskins found their quarterback of the future in Kirk Cousins and won the division last season. The Philadelphia Eagles are rebuilding but always play the rest of the division tough...
Via cover32
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Positional Breakdown: Linebackers

1st Tier Sean Lee – The heart and soul of the defense. No one can argue that this defense isn’t worlds better when #50 is on the field. Entering his 7th season, Lee is coming off his healthiest year since 2011. He played in14 out of 16 games last year, partly due to his move from the middle. Like many of the key veterans on this team, Lee’s health will be vital in shaping...
Via cover32
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ezekiel Elliott has new TD dance at Cowboys camp

It looks like Ezekiel Elliott might be working on a new touchdown dance.  The former Ohio State running back, taken No. 4 overall by the Dallas Cowboys in the 2016 NFL Draft, showed off his new celebration at the NFLPA Rookies Premiere on Saturday.  Check it out: Via @BleacherReport, is this going to be Zeke's touchdown celebration? #CowboysNation pic.twitter.com/Qu0xj3BSe4...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Rewind: Marinelli’s impact, Dak Prescott & more

Around the NFL, expectations for the Cowboys’ 2016 season are on the rise. Ezekiel Elliott has fans believing the Cowboys should easily win the NFC East next year. Are they overestimating the effect a rookie running back, or can the Ohio State product have an effect similar to that of DeMarco Muray in 2014? Dak Prescott won’t get much playing time next season, as long as Tony...
Via cover32
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys have signed Jaylon Smith and Rico Gathers

The Dallas Cowboys continue their quest to sign all of their draft picks, and according to Jeffry Kahn the Cowboys signed two more draft picks yesterday. The Cowboys signed sixth round draft pick tight end Rico Gathers and their highly questionable second round pick, linebacker Jaylon Smith. Smith and Gathers now join four of the other Cowboys draft picks to be signed this week...
Via EndZoneScore
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys sign injured linebacker Jaylon Smith

IRVING, Texas (AP) The Dallas Cowboys signed injured linebacker Jaylon Smith, their second-round draft pick, and former Baylor basketball player Rico Gathers on Friday. While playing for Notre Dame, Smith tore two ligaments and sustained nerve damage in his left knee in his final college game at the Fiesta Bowl. The Cowboys say even though he has a long rehabilitation in front...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott Hopes for a Super Bowl Title with the Dallas Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys need a rebound after their atrocious 2015-16 season, and it’s highly expected that Ezekiel Elliott will be the one to do it. Elliott is considered the best rookie running back to enter the NFL in a several seasons, having earned collegiate statistics like 3,961 yards and 43 touchdowns in three years at Ohio State University. His presence in the Cowboys’ offense...
Via The Sports Journal
4 days ago  |  Discuss

How Much Jaylon Smith’s Dallas Cowboys’ Contract Is Worth

The Dallas Cowboys have signed their second round pick, former Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith.  Smith, who was once believed to be a top-five selection, fell after suffering a significant knee injury in the Fiesta Bowl against Ohio State. The Cowboys’ taking him early in the second round was one of the highlights of the NFL Draft.  According to ESPN’s Todd Archer, Smith’s...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Dallas Cowboy has high expectations for Tony Romo in 2016

The Dallas Cowboys are looking to rebound this year after a very disappointing 2015 season finishing last in the NFC East with a 4-12 record. One player looking to rebound this season as well and coming off of injuries in 2015 is their quarterback Tony Romo. The key for the Cowboys to succeed this season depends on how healthy Romo can stay. The Cowboys had their best season...
Via EndZoneScore
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott getting official Cowboys crop tops

The Dallas Cowboys are all-in on Ezekiel Elliott’s crop tops fashion statement. According to Newy Scruggs of NBCDFW.com, who spoke with Cowboys Merchandising Limited president Bill Priakos, the Cowboys will make sure to capitalize on the rookie running back’s sense of style by offering their own crop top: He also told me Elliott’s jersey sales have been doing very well and...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott’s Wonderlic score was historically good

Too much onus is placed on the Wonderlic IQ test that’s given to NFL draft prospects at the scouting combine in Indianapolis each year. With an exception of potentially quarterbacks, it’s a test that serves no real purpose on the field. Though, it could tell us something about the individuals taking it and their intelligence off the field. After all, examples of the test released...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

How Much Ezekiel Elliott’s Dallas Cowboys’ Contract Is Worth

Ezekiel Elliott signed his contract with the Dallas Cowboys today.  The former Ohio State star running back, who was taken No. 4 overall by Dallas in the 2016 NFL Draft, was smiling as he signed the deal.  How much is the contract worth? Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network says it’s worth $24.9 million over four years with a $16.3 million signing bonus.  $24.9M fully guaranteed...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys sign 1st-round pick RB Elliott to $25M, 4-year deal

IRVING, Texas (AP) Ezekiel Elliott has signed a four-year contract with the Dallas Cowboys that includes a $16 million signing bonus and is worth nearly $25 million overall for the Ohio State running back who was the fourth overall draft pick. Also on Wednesday, the Cowboys signed cornerback Anthony Brown from Purdue, safety Kavon Frazier from Central Michigan and running back...
Via Associated Press
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott officially signs rookie contract with Cowboys

On Wednesday, the Dallas Cowboys officially signed their 2016 first-round selection, running back Ezekiel Elliott, to his rookie contract. Elliott has yet to even play a snap for the Cowboys and fans are already labeling him as a future Hall of Fame inductee. Elliott was easily the top running back available in the 2016 NFL Draft, which is evidenced by him being the only one selected...
Via Campus Sports Net
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys make it official, sign Ezekiel Elliott and 3 other draft picks

The Dallas Cowboys have made it official Wednesday, signing their No. 4 overall draft pick Ezekiel Elliott to a rookie contract Wednesday. The 20-year-old former Ohio State star signs to about $24.7 million fully guaranteed over four years, surpassing fellow running back Trent Richardson's rookie deal for just over $20 million with the Browns in 2012, FS1 NFL Insider Mike Garafolo...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott signs rookie deal, details are mind-blowing

Dallas Cowboys rookie first-round pick Ezekiel Elliott is a rich man after agreeing to a four-year, $24.7 million fully guaranteed contract on Wednesday. Ezekiel Elliott gets about $24.7m fully guaranteed over four years. Biggest rookie RB deal since Trent Richardson got just over $20m. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) May 18, 2016 While the terms of the deal aren’t necessarily...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Fumble Rates Among Cowboys Running Backs

When the Cowboys took Ezekiel Elliott with the #4 overall pick in the first round, there were a lot of reasons the Cowboys loved him and one stat Jason Garrett is big on is ball security. Do you want to guess which of our running backs is the least likely to fumble the ball? Let’s take a look at the fumble rates of our current running backs. For this exercise we’ll look at the...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jason Witten: Cowboys are more motivated now than ever

The Dallas Cowboys are coming off their worst season in more than 25 years, but everyone knows their 4-12 record was mainly a result of injuries. But fluke or no fluke, veteran tight end Jason Witten thinks the horrendous year will help drive the team in 2016. “I look at it as one year at a time and there’s expectations that I have and the team has for me in how they expect...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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