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Blogging The Boys Mar 29, 2015

Dallas Cowboys News & Notes: "Cowboys Operating The Way Smart Teams Do."

Sunday morning Cowboys headlines: Cowboys taking a much more prudent approach this offseason; How to handle Brandon Carr’s contract situation; Can RB Ryan Williams be The Man? Dallas Cowboys taking a much more prudent approach this offseason - Jean-Jacques Taylor, ESPN DallasThe Cowboys suddenly are a prudent offseason shopper, a proper approach for a team trying to build a sustained winner, JJT writes. These Cowboys are pragmatic in their approach to the roster -- and they're not really willing to be all that flexible. If middle linebacker Rolando McClain wants to play for close to the...
Blogging The Boys Mar 27, 2015

Dallas Cowboys News: Investigation Into Arson Of Rolando McClain's Home Inactive

The ongoing investigation of Rolando McClain's home has been declared inactive. What does that mean for McClain and his negotiation with the Dallas Cowboys? In December of 2014, Rolando McClain's home in Tuscaloosa, Alabama burned to the ground. Last month, Fire Marshall Ed Paulk declared that the fire was an arson. The home to that point had been listed for sale at a value of $1.5 million but was mysteriously set ablaze. After exhausting all options, Paulk's office has now stated that the case will remain open but at this point will be inactive until further evidence could be brought...
Bob Sturm: Sounds like Cowboys, Rolando McClain have very different contract numbers in mind

Bob Sturm: Sounds like Cowboys, Rolando McClain have very different contract numbers in mind

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Arson investigation into fire that destroyed Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain’s home now inactive

The arson investigation into the fire that destroyed Dallas Cowboys free agent linebacker Rolando McClain’s home in December remains open but is now inactive because all leads have been exhausted, Alabama state fire marshal Ed Paulk said Thursday. Paulk’s office ruled the …
Jason Garrett: Cowboys still open to Rolando McClain returning

Jason Garrett: Cowboys still open to Rolando McClain returning

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Blogging The Boys Mar 23, 2015

What Is The Cowboys' Real Plan For Rolando McClain?

Dallas has been playing hardball with its own free agents. Does this mean the team is moving on from the linebacker, or is there still a good chance he returns? The short career of Rolando McClain as a member of the Dallas Cowboys has been dizzying. Most observers scoffed when the Cowboys signed the player with the checkered history as an emergency hire due to the loss of Sean Lee to injury in the offseason. But he hit the field, and the opposing teams, with a big impact. He played a key role in the 2014 season, exceeding almost all expectations and helping the defense be much better than...
Blogging The Boys Mar 21, 2015

Dallas Cowboys News & Notes: Is Tony Romo The NFL's Greatest Scrambler?

Latest Cowboys headlines: Why a new contract with Rolando McClain may not happen; The more picks, the better for the Cowboys; Watch some of Tony Romo's most epic scrambles. Tony Romo - Dallas Cowboys - Is He The NFL's Best Scrambler? You'll want to watch this video before it eventually could be taken down by the NFL. Why Rolando McClain’s ‘Path’ Might Take Him Away From Cowboys - Mike Fisher, CBS DFWFisher shares his thoughts on why a new contract with McClain may not happen: In addition to the usual contractual issues — money and years — this is about trust and reliability....
Blogging The Boys Mar 16, 2015

Dallas Cowboys News & Notes: Can Cowboys Keep Rolando McClain, Anthony Spencer?

Latest Cowboys headlines: Anthony Spencer has a visit with an unnamed team today; The Cowboys have traded proposals with Rolando McClain’s agent; George Selvie is drawing interest from the Vikings. Dallas Cowboys agree to two-year deal with San Diego free agent LB Andrew Gachkar | Brandon George, Dallas Morning NewsGeorge provides a rundown of Gachkar's bio, and adds some perspective on the where the Cowboys are with Rolando McClain. The Cowboys still want to re-sign free agent middle linebacker Rolando McClain. The Cowboys have traded proposals with McClain’s agent, Pat Dye, but...

Cowboys' free-agent needs: Linebacker

With free agency starting March 10, it is time to break down the Dallas Cowboys' needs and wants. Teams can start talking with players on Saturday. Linebacker What they have: Sean Lee ($2.5 million base salary), Anthony Hitchens ($510,000), Kyle Wilber ($660,000), Cameron Lawrence ($585,000), Dekoda Watson ($745,000), Keith Smith ($510,000), Troy Davis ($510,000), Keith Rivers ($870,000). The position: Lee's return is a huge boost, but it does not offset the potential losses of Rolando McClain, Justin Durant and Bruce Carter in free agency.

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