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.
Cowboys Ready To Fill Void With Lee Out AgainWhen Sean Lee's left leg slid out from under him and he didn't get up, teammate Barry Church figured the Dallas Cowboys were in for some bad news on the first day of off-season practice.
Te'o Hopes To Jump Start Dull Chargers DefenseFinally in the NFL, Manti Te'o is looking to give football fans everywhere reasons to forget about his fake girlfriend scandal. His performance with the San Diego Chargers may be just the thing to jolt his name back to football relevance.
Cowboys Reach Tentative Agreement With LB DurantThe Dallas Cowboys have reached a tentative contract agreement with veteran free-agent Justin Durant, a prospective starter at strong-side linebacker.
Former Cowboys Linebacker Connor Signs With GiantsFormer Dallas Cowboys linebacker Dan Connor has signed with the New York Giants as a free agent.