10th Greatest Moment Of 2018 Cowboys Season: Drafting Leighton Vander EschLast April, Cowboys fans weren't quite sure how to react when NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced Leighton Vander Esch as Dallas' first round pick in the 2018 draft.
Former Longhorn Defensive Standout Retires From NFLTitans linebacker Brian Orakpo, 32, announced his decision Monday with teammates on hand. He had planned for months to make the final year of his contract his last in the league.
Former NFL Star Isiah Robertson Killed In Crash Southeast Of DallasFormer NFL star linebacker Isiah Robertson was killed in a car crash late Thursday evening near Mabank (southeast of Dallas), authorities confirmed.
Cowboys Rookie Linebacker Vander Esch Showing First-Round TalentLeighton Vander Esch established a Cowboys rookie record with 19 tackles against the Eagles, according to the coaches' count.
Leighton Vander Esch: Born To Be A CowboyGrowing up in Riggins, Idaho -- a town with 410 people -- he’s fought against the stereotype of being a small-town guy his entire life.
Cowboys Top Pick Vander Esch Takes Big Step On Improbable Path"It's kind of hard for me to relax, honestly," said Leighton Vander Esch, who signed an $11.8 million, four-year deal later Friday. "At this point, expectations are so high there's no time to relax."
Legion Of Griffins: Seahawks Select LB Shaquem GriffinWhat already was the feel-good story of the NFL draft got an even better storybook ending on Saturday when the Central Florida star linebacker whose left hand was amputated when he was child was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the fifth round.
Texans Release Veteran Linebacker Brian CushingThe Houston Texans have released veteran linebacker Brian Cushing.
Steelers LB Ryan Shazier Taken To Hospital After Scary Back InjuryThe team released a statement saying that Shazier won't need surgery "at this time" and continues to improve. The Steelers were hopeful he could return to Pittsburgh later Tuesday.
Cowboys Hitchens' Knee Injury To Sideline Him For 10 WeeksHitchens was hurt in Saturday’s preseason win over the Raiders, and the team’s preliminary thought was that he’d sustained season-ending torn ACL.
Sean Lee Treats Boys And Girls Clubs To Shopping SpreeIt’s part of the work he does for the Dream Builders Foundation.
Source: Cowboys "No Interest' In Ex-Bear Brian Urlacher The national media seems more in search of an attention-getting story than the Cowboys are in search of a veteran middle linebacker to replace out-for-the-season starter Sean Lee.