DeMarco Murray, the NFL’s 2014 rushing champion, has agreed to a five-year, $42-million deal to leave Dallas via free agency to instead join the Philadelphia Eagles.
Hall of Fame wide receiver Michael Irvin is often accused of being too supportive of the Dallas Cowboys. That’s not the case today.
DeMarco Murray’s family members are spreading the word, according to 105.3 The Fan: “He’s going to be an Eagle.”
The free-agent running back will fly to Philadelphia on Thursday for his first — and maybe only — outside-of-Dallas visit.
‘I don’t like the Cowboys,” tweeted Philly defensive back Malcolm Jenkins. ‘But I do like DeMarco Murray …. Come on over to the dark side bro! We’ll treat you good!’
After Tuesday’s late-night post-Mavs-game private meeting between DeMarco Murray and Jason Garrett, the possibility of the NFL’s leading rusher returning to the Cowboys seems as likely as ever.
Dallas Cowboys Coach Jason Garrett met with running back DeMarco Murray in what sources tell 105.3 The Fan was a “significant” session.
DeMarco Murray is not currently with the Dallas Cowboys. He’s making that abundantly clear on social media.
An early rush to haul in those big bucks will be followed by weeks of secondary signings that often are more critical to a team’s success than the headline-grabbing deal.
Sources tell 105.3 The Fan that Jacksonville is also in conversation with Parnell teammate DeMarco Murray, which would quality as a major get — but might cost the Jags $9 million a year.
DeMarco Murray may not have a deal with the Dallas Cowboys. That doesn’t mean he’s not participating in team activities.
DeMarco Murray has run off with The Associated Press NFL Offensive Player Of The Year award for the 2014 season.