1:53 AM EST, Sun March 01, 2015

Breaking down Cowboys' cap allocation

IRVING, Texas -- In the NFL, how teams allocate their assets can go a long way in their success. As the Dallas Cowboys ponder their major decisions, like Dez Bryant and DeMarco Murray; not quite as large decisions, like Doug Free, Jermey Parnell and Rolando McClain; and small decisions, like whether to tender their restricted free agents, asset allocation is huge. Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones mentioned it Saturday during a 90-minute discussion with reporters when discussing the Murray talks.
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Cowboys Free Agent Rolando McClain Facing Four-Game Fine

Cowboys free agent linebacker Roland McClain is facing a possible four week fine for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. In a developing story first reported by ESPN, Rolando McClain looks to be facing a four-game fine to start 2015 for violating the league's substance abuse policy. McClain, who is set to become a free agent on March 10th, is rumored to be in contact with the Cowboys regarding an extension. McClain will file for an appeal to the suspension but under the new rules, a player is fined after his third failed test. The fine could affect the type of contract McClain could...

Sean Lee ahead of schedule, Mo Claiborne's recovery will be slow

INDIANAPOLIS -- When the Dallas Cowboys begin their official offseason program in April, linebacker Sean Lee will be a full participant. "I think Sean is ahead of target," executive vice president Stephen Jones said. Lee suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee on the first day of organized team activities last May and missed the season. This is the second rehab Lee has gone through after tearing his right ACL at Penn State. The Cowboys replaced Lee with Rolando McClain at middle linebacker during the 2014 season and they are not sure where Lee will play in 2015.

Fire that destroyed Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain’s home in Alabama ruled an arson

The December fire that destroyed Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain’s home in Alabama has been ruled an arson, Alabama state fire marshal Ed Paulk said Friday. Paulk said an investigation by his office determined what was used to set the …

Cowboys free-agent debate: Rolando McClain

With 20 players set to be restricted or unrestricted free agents, the Dallas Cowboys will have plenty of decisions to make on who to keep and who to let go. Let's take a look at the free agents to be and how they could fit into the Cowboys' future: Linebacker Rolando McClain Type: Unrestricted What he did: He came off the couch, so to speak, to be the Cowboys' best defender for most of the season. He started 12 games and was active for 13 but did not play against Jacksonville due to an injury.

Sean Lee heads list of Cowboys' comebacks

IRVING, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain finished tied for second in the Comeback Player of the Year voting to New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. Gronkowski returned from a torn anterior cruciate ligament in 2013 and caught 82 passes for 1,124 yards and 12 touchdowns in 2014. McClain finished tied with Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, who also came back from a torn ACL. McClain’s comeback was self-imposed because of an early retirement.

Some more awards with Cowboys 'Honors'

IRVING, Texas -- On Saturday night, the Dallas Cowboys were well represented at the NFL Honors program. DeMarco Murray was named the Associated Press Offensive Player of the Year. Zack Martin finished second in the Rookie of the Year race to New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Jason Garrett finished tied for second with Houston’s Bill O’Brien in the Coach of the Year race. Rolando McClain finished tied for second in the Comeback Player of the Year Award.

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