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Inside the Star 23 hours ago

Leaner QB Cap Figures to Follow Tony Romo’s Departure

Leading up to the March 9th start of NFL free agency, we will be looking at all Dallas Cowboys players under contract for 2017 and how much of the salary cap each position is taking up. Previous Articles: SPECIAL TEAMS | RUNNING BACKS | SAFETIES | TIGHT ENDS | LINEBACKERS | GUARDS & CENTERS | DEFENSIVE TACKLES | OFFENSIVE TACKLES | DEFENSIVE […] "Leaner QB Cap Figures to Follow Tony Romo’s Departure" appeared first on Inside The Star.         

Cowboys like Josh McCown, but need decision on Tony Romo first

The Dallas Cowboys have been in contact with free agent quarterback Josh McCown about backing up Dak Prescott in 2017, a source confirmed Monday. But they are one of eight …
CSN Houston 4 hours ago
5 Best Selling Points For Tony Romo To Come To Houston

5 Best Selling Points For Tony Romo To Come To Houston

With the league spread out in front of the 37-year-old gunslinger as soon, if, that release happens, Romo will be able to choose where he signs for the last few years of his career. So what will be so appealing for Romo to come to Houston? Let's take a look at the largest selling points the Houston Texans have to throw at Romo.
Does size matter? See whether Dak Prescott or Tony Romo's hands are bigger (it's not close), where QBs rank

Does size matter? See whether Dak Prescott or Tony Romo's hands are bigger (it's not close), where QBs rank

A lot of the quarterback talk in the lead-up to the NFL combine has circled around hand size. And there's been plenty of research done trying to tie it to success. So who's slinging slabs and who's donning dainty digits? And how do Dak Prescott's hands compare in size to Tony Romo's? Let's take a look at some QBs and where their hands land on the size scale.We've ordered things from smallest to largest for your convenience.How quarterback hands are measuredWhen scouts look at measurables at the combine, the hand measurement they receive is a thumb-to-pinky length. The quarterback's hand is...
The Landry Hat Feb 25, 2017

Will the Dallas Cowboys sign a backup quarterback in free agency?

The Dallas Cowboys will be searching for a backup quarterback this offseason if indeed Tony Romo is dealt. Here are several players they could target. The Dallas Cowboys may have a lot of questions facing them in the offseason but one of the more overlooked issues could be the most important. Will the Cowboys be […] Will the Dallas Cowboys sign a backup quarterback in free agency? - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Landry Hat Feb 25, 2017

Tony Romo to Houston? The only way to make it work

Due to the Houston Texans signing of Brock Osweiler last year, here’s the only way trading for Dallas Cowboys Tony Romo would work. The Houston Texans made a couple big splash signings via free agency last year. One of them was the addition of former Miami Dolphins running back Lamar Miller to their roster. After […] Tony Romo to Houston? The only way to make it work - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Could Tony Romo play for Washington in 2017? Here's what Cowboys, Redskins would need to do

Could Tony Romo play for Washington in 2017? Here's what Cowboys, Redskins would need to do

Kate Hairopoulos, Cowboys beat writer for SportsDayDFW.com and The Dallas Morning News, answered your questions about the team in a live chat recently. Here are some highlights:Question: Which rumored team do you think is the best fit for Tony Romo?Hairopoulos: The Texans, if they can figure out the financial gymnastics to make it happen, considering Brock Osweiler's contract. Romo would be playing with the aid of a fierce defense, particularly if J.J. Watt is healthy. Being close to the fam in Dallas would be a plus, too. Can't you just see the Romos cruising up and down I-45, filling up at...
Blogging The Boys Feb 25, 2017
Cowboys News: Could Tony Romo Play For Redskins In 2017?

Cowboys News: Could Tony Romo Play For Redskins In 2017?

Cowboys headlines: Washington showing interest in Tony Romo? Could Cowboys go after Melvin Ingram? Why were Cowboys coaches and scouts high-fiving each other this week? Report: Washington Redskins Showing Interest In Tony Romo - Jesse Borek, Fanrag SportsJust when you thought you'd heard it all, along comes Jason Cole of Bleacher Report and speculates that Washington could be interested in acquiring Romo, if they decide to trade Kirk Cousins. The team currently has to decide what to do with quarterback Kirk Cousins, whom it can either slap with the franchise tag for the second consecutive...
NFL Trade Rumors Feb 25, 2017

Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Has Yet To Speak With QB Tony Romo About Future With Team

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said he has yet to meet with QB Tony Romo regarding his future with the team, per Jon Machota. Jones also said that they have not yet come to a decision about Romo remaining on the team. Romo, 36, is entering the fourth year of his seven-year, $119.5 million contract that included $55 million … The post Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Has Yet To Speak With QB Tony Romo About Future With Team appeared first on NFLTradeRumors.co.
NFL Trade Rumors Feb 26, 2017

Broncos Expected To Discuss Signing QB Tony Romo If He Is Released

Mike Klis of 9News expects the Broncos to at least listen and discuss the possibility of signing him QB Tony Romo once he is released and if he is willing to play for a “few million dollars less” than his possible asking price. For what it’s worth, Klis has a hard time seeing the Broncos sign … The post Broncos Expected To Discuss Signing QB Tony Romo If He Is Released appeared first on NFLTradeRumors.co.
Blogging The Boys Feb 26, 2017
Cowboys News: Jerry Jones Says No Decision Yet On Tony Romo

Cowboys News: Jerry Jones Says No Decision Yet On Tony Romo

Latest Cowboys headlines: Why the Dallas Cowboys are the team to beat in the NFC in 2017; how to handle extra preseason game; Josh McGown as backup to Dallas? Jerry Jones told me tonight that no decision has been made on Tony Romo — Clarence Hill Jr (@clarencehilljr) February 26, 2017 Jerry Jones says no decision has been made on Tony Romo - Clarence Hill, The Star-TelegramDallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Saturday night he hadn’t made a decision on whether one of his personal favorites, Tony Romo, would be staying with Dallas, be released or be traded. Jerry Jones Says "No"...
Blogging The Boys 3 hours ago
Report: Cowboys Have Interest In Josh McCown For Backup QB

Report: Cowboys Have Interest In Josh McCown For Backup QB

Reports are circulating that the Cowboys have talked to Josh McCown about coming to Dallas. A familiar name is surfacing as a possible backup quarterback for the Cowboys, the same guy who was discussed last season. The Cowboys reached out to the Cleveland Browns about Josh McCown in 2016 when they we playing quarterback shuffle, first after an injury to Kellen Moore, then later when Tony Romo went down. The Browns were asking too much, reportedly either a second-round pick or Ron Leary, so the Cowboys balked and ended up playing some kid named Dak Prescott. That turned out okay. Dallas...
NFL Trade Rumors 4 hours ago

“Mutual Interest” Between Cowboys & QB Josh McCown

Ed Werder of ESPN reports that there’s “mutual interest” between the Cowboys and QB Josh McCown, but Dallas will need to make a decision regarding Tony Romo first. Once Romo is out of the picture, the Cowboys will only have Dak Prescott under contract for the 2017 season, so it could make sense to bring … The post “Mutual Interest” Between Cowboys & QB Josh McCown appeared first on NFLTradeRumors.co.
Best Troy Aikman quotes of the year: From being 'dumbfounded' by Jerry Jones to Dak, Zeke being the future

Best Troy Aikman quotes of the year: From being 'dumbfounded' by Jerry Jones to Dak, Zeke being the future

Dallas Cowboys legend Troy Aikman has completed the transition from Super Bowl-winning quarterback to Super Bowl-calling announcer. Here are some of his best quotes from another Cowboys season.1. "No alternatives"Before Tony Romo went down in the preseason, the story was how well could he return from missing the end of the 2015 season due to injury?Aikman, at the time, was worried about the position if Romo were to go down again."That'll be a test," he said in an interview on ESPN New York's The Michael Kay Show. "They don't have any alternatives at this point. [Romo is] a heck of a player,...

Green Bay Packers: Tony Romo could land on NFC North rival this offseason

Tony Romo could land on one of the Green Bay Packers’ NFC North rivals this offseason. Romo’s time with the Dallas Cowboys appears to be up. Dallas sits just $4.2 million above the cap, per OverTheCap.com, which is the fewest of any NFL team. Romo, who was demoted to the team’s backup quarterback behind rookie […] Green Bay Packers: Tony Romo could land on NFC North rival this offseason - Lombardi Ave - Lombardi Ave - A Green Bay Packers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Landry Hat Feb 24, 2017

Tony Romo: Why the Houston Texans are his best option

The Dallas Cowboys only have one logical trade partner for veteran quarterback Tony Romo. And that is the Houston Texans. Here’s why… The Dallas Cowboys are going to have to make a decision on veteran quarterback Tony Romo’s future with the club. Regardless if Romo leaves the team after being released or traded, a resolution […] Tony Romo: Why the Houston Texans are his best option - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Landry Hat Feb 24, 2017

Dallas Cowboys: This free agent could help Dak Prescott grow

Longtime NFL writer Peter King believes the Dallas Cowboys adding this free agent at quarterback could help Dak Prescott improve. The Dallas Cowboys believe they have their future secured under center in quarterback Dak Prescott. The fourth round selection played so well during his rookie campaign, he essentially dethroned longtime starting quarterback Tony Romo in […] Dallas Cowboys: This free agent could help Dak Prescott grow - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Jerry Jones: No decision has been made on Cowboys QB Tony Romo

It was a night of remembrance and celebration for Dallas Cowboys’ 1992 Super Bowl title team. But as owner Jerry Jones began to get emotional Saturday about the close relationships …
Jimmy Johnson: Cowboys made right call sticking with Dak; says Tony Romo still can win a lot of games

Jimmy Johnson: Cowboys made right call sticking with Dak; says Tony Romo still can win a lot of games

Hindsight might be 20-20 for ex-Dallas Cowboys head coach Jimmy Johnson.While at a 25th anniversary of Dallas' 52-17 Super Bowl win over the Bills, the former head coach spoke with the media about a multitude of different topics, including the Dak Prescott-Tony Romo debate.Sounds like a 180 from what Johnson said after the season finale against the Eagles. From SportsDay's Barry Horn:Tony Romo threw four passes in a short-relief appearance Sunday in a truly meaningless Cowboys-Eagles game. But he was the hot topic before and after the game in the Fox studio.And leave it to Jimmy Johnson to...
numberFire 3 hours ago

Broncos will consider Tony Romo if Cowboys release him

The Denver Broncos are expected to "at least discuss" pursuing Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo if he's released, according to Mike Klis of 9News Denver. What It Means: The Broncos are one of Romo's preferred destinations and he would be a perfect bridge for Paxton Lynch, who showed during his rookie season that he still has some work to do before being ready to take over as the team's quarterback of the future. It makes sense on paper for both sides, so perhaps the Cowboys will try and see if they can get some sort of compensation from Denver, rather than releasing him....
numberFire 2 hours ago

Cowboys interested in Josh McCown for backup gig

The Dallas Cowboys and free agent quarterback Josh McCown share "mutual interest," reports ESPN's Ed Werder. What It Means: Werder acknowledges that any decision on McCown won't be made until the Cowboys figure out what they're going to do about Tony Romo. Following his release by the Cleveland Browns earlier this month, McCown expressed his desire to join a contender where he can be a mentor to a younger quarterback, so the Cowboys are a great fit. The 14-year veteran will turn 39 in July. Among the 39 quarterbacks with at least 100 drop backs last season, McCown was 31st in...

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