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10 things to know about Cowboys DL Stephen Paea: From his triplets to a diet that Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson would envy

10 things to know about Cowboys DL Stephen Paea: From his triplets to a diet that Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson would envy

Here are 10 things you might not know about Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Stephen Paea.1. He's been all over the mapPaea was born in Auckland, New Zealand, and grew up in a chain of 41 islands called Vava'u in Tonga.His family then moved to Lawrence, Kansas (roughly 6,450 miles away from where he first grew up) when he was 16 because that is where one of his cousins was playing college football at the time. Paea's cousin called Kansas "heaven on earth." He would later move to Provo, Utah, and then play college football for Oregon State.2. He's always been a freak athletePaea is listed as...
How the Cowboys free-agency moves affect their NFL draft plan and salary cap

How the Cowboys free-agency moves affect their NFL draft plan and salary cap

SportsDay insiders Brandon George and Jon Machota bring you the latest on the Dallas Cowboys in this episode of Candidly Cowboys.-- Get the Cowboys Sports Radio app.-- Subscribe to Cowboys Sports Radio.-- For more podcasts, follow @CandidlyCowboys on Twitter.Biggest moves of Cowboys free agencyMachota: "For me, the biggest moves are Terrance Williams and Stephen Paea. Williams just because I thought it was a done deal he was going to go somewhere else. I thought he was going to get a better deal somewhere else. When we weren't hearing too much about him, it kind of raised our eyebrows. 'Maybe...
Why new defensive tackle Stephen Paea is a good fit as a Cowboy

Why new defensive tackle Stephen Paea is a good fit as a Cowboy

One advantage of an NFL team re-signing its own free agents is that there's no learning curve for a player returning to a system he's already familiar with.Well, defensive tackle Stephen Paea was not one of the Cowboys' 18 unrestricted free agents when the free-agency frenzy began. But Paea, who spent the last two seasons with the Washington Redskins and Cleveland Browns, won't have much of an adjustment to make when OTAs and minicamps begin.That's because Paea, who played collegiately at Oregon State, spent four seasons with the Chicago Bears learning under Rod Marinelli, the Cowboys'...
Blogging The Boys Mar 15, 2017
Cowboys News: Cowboys Continue To Strike Bargains In Free Agency

Cowboys News: Cowboys Continue To Strike Bargains In Free Agency

The Cowboys are sticking to their free agent philosophy of plugging holes, looking for bargain deals, and staying 30 or under, though Nolan Carroll kind of breaks this last rule. Breaking down Cowboys free-agent deals so far - Todd Archer, ESPN Archer gives the salary breakdowns on the deals for Terrance Williams, Nolan Carroll, Stephen Paea, Brice Butler, and Damontre Moore. The only one he's missing is the Jonathan Cooper signing from late yesterday. Terrance Williams is by far the most expensive, but his contract is also a bargain. The first two years of the deal are fully-guaranteed,...
PFF grades Cowboys' free agent moves: Keeping T-Will an 'A'; Nolan Carroll gets poor mark

PFF grades Cowboys' free agent moves: Keeping T-Will an 'A'; Nolan Carroll gets poor mark

NFL free agency is far from over, but grades are already in for several of the moves that have been made around the league since last Thursday.And Dallas Cowboys fans will like (most of) what they see on their team's signings from Sam Monson of Pro Football Focus.Monson has graded the Cowboys' re-signing of wide receiver Terrance Williams and new acquisitions Stephen Paea (DT) and Nolan Carroll (CB), with the Williams move earning an "A" -- the best of the three.On Williams, Monson wrote:Dallas does a nice job in locking up a solid receiving option for extremely modest money. Williams may be...
News-Herald Mar 14, 2017
Former Cleveland Browns defensive lineman signs with Dallas

Former Cleveland Browns defensive lineman signs with Dallas

FRISCO, Texas >> The Dallas Cowboys have signed the four players who agreed to contracts on a busy second day of free agency, including the return of Terrance Williams as the No. 2 receiver behind Dez Bryant.Williams signed his $17 million, four-year deal Saturday, while the three newcomers - cornerback Nolan Carroll and defensive linemen Stephen Paea and Demontra Moore - all signed Monday when the deals were announced.
Blogging The Boys Mar 11, 2017
DT Stephen Paea Could Be An Upgrade For The Dallas Cowboys

DT Stephen Paea Could Be An Upgrade For The Dallas Cowboys

Reading between the lines, the Cowboys signing of Stephen Paea looks better every minute. Stephen Paea may not be a household name but neither was the “Dancing Bear” Terrell McClain when he signed with the Cowboys back in 2014. However, when you see what he can bring to the defense and his commitment to “Marinelli-Magic”; you’ll like him hopefully just as much as we do. We wrote about him two seasons ago, here. The Deal Details We’re going to give you a rundown of Stephen Paea but before we kick off his NFL career up to this point, let’s examine the deal. According to sources,...
Inside The Star Mar 11, 2017

Is Damontre Moore A Risk Worth Taking For Cowboys? (Film Review)

After staying predictably quiet the first day of free agency, the Dallas Cowboys decided to get busy on Friday night. After re-signing wide receiver Terrance Williams and bringing in veterans Stephen Paea and Nolan Carroll, the Cowboys thought to kick the tires on defensive end Damontre Moore. Drafted by the New York Giants in the […] "Is Damontre Moore A Risk Worth Taking For Cowboys? (Film Review)" appeared first on Inside The Star.         
Inside The Star Mar 11, 2017

Stephen Paea Brings Tenacity, Run Defense to the Cowboys [Film Review]

The Dallas Cowboys were active in free agency on Friday, signing three news players and retaining Terrance Williams. The first domino to fall was the signing of free agent DT Stephen Paea from the Cleveland Browns – who will seemingly replace now-Redskin Terrell McClain. Before starting 12 games for the Browns in 2016, Paea was with the […] "Stephen Paea Brings Tenacity, Run Defense to the Cowboys [Film Review]" appeared first on Inside The Star.         

Cowboys add to defensive line with Stephen Paea

Cowboys add to defensive line with Stephen Paea

Terrance Williams, Stephen Paea agree to terms with Cowboys

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones had two targets in free agency – a “war daddy” pass rusher and receiver Terrance Williams. He got one of those in the fold Friday. Williams …
The Landry Hat Mar 10, 2017

Dallas Cowboys agree to deals with Terrance Williams, Stephen Paea

Following the loss of several of their own players to free agency, the Dallas Cowboys re-sign one of their receiver and find a new run-stopper. Following the loss of both defensive lineman Terrell McClain and Jack Crawford to free agency earlier this week, the Dallas Cowboys front seven was starting to look a little thin. […] Dallas Cowboys agree to deals with Terrance Williams, Stephen Paea - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Blogging The Boys Mar 10, 2017
Stephen Paea & Cowboys Agree To Terms On A Free Agent Deal

Stephen Paea & Cowboys Agree To Terms On A Free Agent Deal

Cowboys have filled the void that the Dancing Bear just left with a Marinelli guy. The Dallas Cowboys have agreed to terms on a deal to bring in defensive tackle Stephen Paea per Todd Archer of ESPN: The Cowboys have agreed to a deal with defensive tackle Stephen Paea, according to a source. The seven-year veteran played for defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli with the Chicago Bears and started 12 games for the Cleveland Browns in 2016. With the loss of Terrell McClain to the Washington Redskins, the Cowboys hope Paea can help be a run stopper. As mentioned above, Paea has plenty of...
Inside The Star Mar 10, 2017

Dallas Cowboys Add DT Stephen Paea, Replace Terrell McClain

Things were quiet on the Dallas Cowboys front Friday, until they weren’t. With essentially no new update on Tony Romo, free agency forged on – and moments ago the Cowboys added a fresh body to their defensive line in DT Stephen Paea. Todd Archer on Twitter The Cowboys have agreed to a deal with defensive […] "Dallas Cowboys Add DT Stephen Paea, Replace Terrell McClain" appeared first on Inside The Star.         
NFL Trade Rumors Mar 10, 2017

Cowboys Signing DT Stephen Paea

Todd Archer reports that the Cowboys have agreed to terms with DT Stephen Paea. The post Cowboys Signing DT Stephen Paea appeared first on NFLTradeRumors.co.

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