It was 26 years ago when Jerry Jones sat behind his desk at Valley Ranch and explained to me that “Deadlines Make Deals,’’ a phrase that is now a central part of Dallas Cowboys parlance.
He’ll now likely be limited for the start of training camp in Oxnard, a reminder of the wisdom of Dallas having built depth in its O-line.
Dez Bryant doesn’t have many cards to play in this effort to bust from the $12.832 million franchise tag he is presently locked into.
This summer, there will hopefully be a kinder, gentler atmosphere, at least among fans, when the Cowboys spend two days sharing their Oxnard, California, training-camp practices with the St. Louis Rams
Sources tell 105.3 The Fan that middle linebacker Rolando McClain is at Valley Ranch this morning as the Cowboys begin their mandatory minicamp.
The Cowboys are shuffling the deck in the back of the running backs room, releasing rookie free agent Synjyn Days in favor of Baylor product Lache Seastrunk.
The absent trio of Dez Bryant, Rolando McClain and Greg Hardy stole headlines from Cowboys OTAs on Wednesday, each of the three talented standouts missing for three different reasons.
The Cowboys’ street-free-agent workout late last week was ballyhooed due to the presence of ‘name’ running backs. But for now, the temporary keeper out of the bunch is wide receiver A.J. Jenkins.
The Dallas Cowboys are giving running back Ben Tate a Thursday afternoon workout, sources tell me, noting that this is a ‘kick-the-tires’ tryout.
The NFL has handed down its punishment in the Patriots’ deflated-balls controversy and, pending appeal, the Cowboys are among the beneficiaries.
Chris Johnson, six years ago a 2,000-yard rusher, is now seen on the street, captured by TMZ cameras, essentially begging the Cowboys for a job.
Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain is getting a dismissal of his 2013 misdemeanor charges of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct in his hometown of Decatur, Alabama