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Blogging The Boys Jun 8, 2019
Cowboys OL breakdown: Can the offensive line in Dallas regain its old form?

Cowboys OL breakdown: Can the offensive line in Dallas regain its old form?

Looking at the offensive line in Dallas. Continuing our series of looking at positional groups. Today, we look at the big uglies. The Dallas Cowboys built its team by drafting offensive linemen in high rounds. Tyron Smith was a top-ten pick back in 2011, while fellow All-Pros Zack Martin and Travis Frederick were also selected on the draft’s first day. Connor Williams was a top-50 pick, La’el Collins was thought to be a potential first-rounder before some off-field news clouded his stock, and the team added Connor McGovern with its second selection this year. 2014 and 2016 were two...
Blogging The Boys May 31, 2019
The other Cowboys Connor, Connor McGovern, already has an NFL body

The other Cowboys Connor, Connor McGovern, already has an NFL body

The newest Connor feels like he’s ready to start now. In the 2018 draft, the Dallas Cowboys picked up an offensive lineman named Connor Williams. At the time, it was considered a value pick as some had rated Williams as a borderline first-round talent. He played tackle in college and was noted for having excellent feet for a lineman, but given his shorter arm length he was ticketed for guard in the Cowboys system. Williams won a starting guard spot, but struggled at times for one major reason, he just didn’t seem big/strong enough to anchor down and hold his position. His noticeable...
Blogging The Boys May 29, 2019
Jason Garrett praises Randall Cobb’s professionalism, notes Connor Williams’ weight is up

Jason Garrett praises Randall Cobb’s professionalism, notes Connor Williams’ weight is up

The latest Cowboys updates from their second OTA week. The Dallas Cowboys are rolling through OTAs and there’s a lot going on. Jason Garrett took to the podium on Wednesday to break it all down. Here’s what he had to say. Remember all answers are paraphrases and not actual quotes. Improvements for second-year players, specifically for Micheal Gallup? Jason Garrett was quick to note that the Cowboys are only four practices in, but that there’s no question that he’s improved (he even said almost daily since last year). Obviously time in the NFL helps everyone and it seems as if...
Blogging The Boys May 29, 2019
Cowboys News: Connor Williams beefs up for his second year

Cowboys News: Connor Williams beefs up for his second year

Plus, Kris Richard’s thoughts on the defense So ... how many pounds has Cowboys LG Connor Williams added to his frame and bench press? - David Moore, SportsDay Dallas Connor Williams had a challenging rookie year playing at left guard, and while he showed some significant growth near the end of the season, many agreed that his biggest problem stemmed from a lack of strength. Williams has done his best to remedy that issue, as the second-year guard has bulked up this offseason. The bulk Williams has added over the last four months isn’t just weight. Pro Bowl guard Zack Martin is his...
SportsDay May 28, 2019
So, how many pounds has Cowboys LG Connor Williams added to his frame and bench press?

So, how many pounds has Cowboys LG Connor Williams added to his frame and bench press?

Connor Williams was looking forward to this offseason. The Cowboys guard considered these seven months essential to "being able to get to where I needed to be'' as a player.The early returns are encouraging.Williams tipped the scales "at a light 300 pounds'' as a rookie. He now hovers around 315, a weight he intends to carry into the 2019 season.The second round pick out of the University of Texas had his ups and downs in his first season with the Cowboys. He was asked to make the transition from tackle to left guard, where his growing pains should have minimized with Pro Bowl tackle Tyron...

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