“You get one chance to make a first impression.” Nobody issues time-worn chestnuts like Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett, who issued that gem in review of the team’s first-ever minicamp practice at The Star in Frisco.
The subject of Jaylon Smith, it is hoped, soon produces tackles, sacks and interceptions.
Dak Prescott, Ezekiel Elliott, Jason Witten, Dez Bryant and coach Jason Garrett are scheduled to be among the headliners as things get underway at 5:30 p.m. at Dr Pepper Ballpark in Frisco.
Will McClay says he’s very happy with his role with the Cowboys.
I decided 25 years ago that my approach to the NFL Draft was to attempt to learn the pre-Draft plans of a team (the Dallas Cowboys) and then to grade them on the execution of their plan.
Maybe someday, the NFL will view its rules against marijuana use as unwieldy or outdated. But they are on the books for now, as is a reported seventh failed drug test for Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory.
There aren’t just “words’’ to suggest the Dallas Cowboys will “stand pat’’ in the No. 28 slot in the first round of Thursday’s NFL Draft. There is also “logic.’’
The Dallas Cowboys say they are “fired up” about Jaylon Smith’s chance to play in 2017. Unfortunately, that’s not “fire” reference that is required here. But how about that lifting? And how about those toes?
Astute Cowboys watchers know right around NFL Draft time, team owner Jerry Jones is unusually generous with nuggets of truth.
For Dallas Cowboys watchers, an added attraction to last week’s announcement of the NFL schedule is the tracking of assignments for Tony Romo, The former Dallas QB who is now CBS’ lead analyst.
The Dallas Cowboys have signed veteran safety Robert Blanton. Sources tell 105.3 The Fan this is a one-year deal.
Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant has, at just 28, “lived a life.” Highs and lows. Fame and failure. Wealth and poverty. Acceptance … and racism.