The eighth-year pro leads a struggling defense into an important NFC East game at the New York Giants on Sunday. It’s perhaps as close to the spotlight as Sims has been since starting his first 50 games as a top 10 pick by Detroit.
Brown was a second-round pick by Carolina in 2009 and appeared in 28 games over two seasons. He played in three games for San Diego in 2011 and was out of football last season.
The rookie receiver recovered from his slow start to be the No. 3 guy behind Dez Bryant and Miles Austin, only to have a good game in San Diego spoiled by a fumble that ended all hopes for a comeback two weeks ago.
The Cowboys originally put Livings on season-ending injured reserve after he had the second arthroscopic surgery on his right knee in the past six months during training camp.
The Cowboys thought Waters was a tight end or fullback when they cut him in 1999. He returned Wednesday as a six-time Pro Bowler who was a standout at guard for Kansas City and New England.
After a month on the West Coast for training camp and three exhibition games, the Cowboys were finally home Monday when they practiced at their Valley Ranch facility.
The cities of Arlington and Irving may feel a bit rejected as the Dallas Cowboys announced the team’s headquarters will relocate to Frisco.
Football fans could soon learn if the Cowboys are really ready to pack up and move. The team is reportedly in talks with city officials in Frisco to bring their practice facilities there from Irving.
The Cowboys have broken off negotiations with franchise-tagged defensive end Anthony Spencer, agent Jordan Woy told 105.3 The Fan.
Two respected Cowboys voices not given to hyperbole — All-Pro tight end Jason Witten and scout-turned-analyst Bryan Broaddus — are, in recent days, offering rosy forecasts for 2013.
Garrett said the decision was made five months ago but he was reluctant to share it because he’s been around coaches who never revealed play-callers.
On Tuesday at Dallas Cowboys minicamp, Tony Romo questioned the authenticity of the NFL Network’s Top 100 list.