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How have Cowboys fared at the NFL combine? See Dak, Zeke, Tony Romo's marks before they joined Dallas

How have Cowboys fared at the NFL combine? See Dak, Zeke, Tony Romo's marks before they joined Dallas

Every NFL player starts as a prospect just trying to prove their worth to 32 clubs.The NFL scouting combine provides each prospect a chance to do just that.Everything from 40-yard dash and vertical jump to intelligence and sociability is examined and scrutinized by scouts and executives from each team, but does anyone remember how prospects performed once they're on the roster?Last year, SportsDay laid out the combine history of Cowboys greats including Tony Romo, Jason Witten and DeMarco Murray. Ahead of this year's NFL combine (which begins Tuesday and goes through next Monday, March 6), we...
Dallas Cowboys Blog | Dallas Morning News 3 hours ago

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...
Inside the Star 13 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 |...
NFL Trade Rumors 14 hours ago

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...
Dallas Cowboys Blog | Dallas Morning News 7 hours ago

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...
FOX Sports 15 hours ago
Philadelphia Eagles: DeSean Jackson or Kenny Stills in Free Agency?

Philadelphia Eagles: DeSean Jackson or Kenny Stills in Free Agency?

Which wide receiver should the Eagles sign in 2017 NFL free agency: DeSean Jackson or Kenny Stills?As the Philadelphia Eagles are gearing up for the 2017 free agency period,which beginson March 9 at 9 p.m. ET (tampering period starts March 7), there is a big debate for many fans and analysts. Shou...
Newark Star-Ledger 21 hours ago
NFL free agency rumors: Latest on Adrian Peterson, DeSean Jackson and Jamaal Charles to Packers?

NFL free agency rumors: Latest on Adrian Peterson, DeSean Jackson and Jamaal Charles to Packers?

NFL free agency begins on March 9 and that could mean that the likes of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins and Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler could be among the veterans on the move when the new league-year begins.

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Ranking the Cowboys roster: Nos. 30-21; 2 first-round picks, 4 defensive linemen

Ranking the Cowboys roster: Nos. 30-21; 2 first-round picks, 4 defensive linemen

The scouting combine is this week in Indianapolis. Free agency begins on March 9. The draft kicks off April 27. Those dates let you know the Cowboys roster will be undergoing many changes over the next two months.But for this week we're not concerned with the future. We're focusing on the current group.In a way to gauge where the talent and depth is on the current roster, we're unveiling our annual 53-man roster ranking.Here are numbers 30-21:30.) Morris Claiborne, CB. Had he stayed healthy the entire year, Claiborne would've landed in the top 15. But just like the previous four seasons, the...
Cowboys position breakdown series: With Tony Romo likely leaving Dallas, who's joining Dak Prescott at QB?

Cowboys position breakdown series: With Tony Romo likely leaving Dallas, who's joining Dak Prescott at QB?

The Cowboys are once again in need of a backup quarterback, though they are hardly in the same place they've been.Dallas figured it had added depth and a developmental project at QB when it finally secured Dak Prescott in the fourth round of the 2016 draft. He became only the third quarterback the Cowboys drafted in the last 25 years after the team first missed on attempts to snag Paxton Lynch and then Connor Cook.Prescott would come in from Mississippi State, learn at the shoulder of 10-year starter Tony Romo and, well, the Cowboys would see what they had.As will always be a part of Cowboys...
5 things we learned from Cowboys' Super Bowl reunion: Tony Dorsett CTE update, Zeke opinions, latest from Jimmy and Jerry

5 things we learned from Cowboys' Super Bowl reunion: Tony Dorsett CTE update, Zeke opinions, latest from Jimmy and Jerry

Former Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman organized a reunion for the 1992 Cowboys Super Bowl team ahead of the 25th anniversary of its Super Bowl title. Several former players joined Cowboys GM/owner Jerry Jones, former coach Jimmy Johnson and more for the reunion. Proceeds benefited United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, whose 93rd annual campaign Aikman is chairing.Here are five things we learned from the night:1) Tony Dorsett's CTE: 'More bad than good' daysPerhaps the most poignant quote of the night came from Tony Dorsett, the Hall of Fame running back who starred for the Cowboys from 1977-87....
10 things to know about Jaylon Smith, including his old Burger King job, the cars he gave his parents

10 things to know about Jaylon Smith, including his old Burger King job, the cars he gave his parents

Here are 10 things you might not know about the Dallas Cowboys' second round pick linebacker Jaylon Smith.1. He also played running back in high schoolSmith actually started off as a defensive end in his high school career. In addition to playing DE and linebacker at Bishop Luers High School in Indiana, Smith was also his team's running back. He was key to the school's dominance on the gridiron. He led his school to four straight 2A title victories and ran for more than 1,200 yards his senior season. His final game was a 150-yard, three-touchdown performance to seal the title.Can't see the...
How Nate Newton knows other teams consider the 1992 Cowboys among the best ever

How Nate Newton knows other teams consider the 1992 Cowboys among the best ever

Former Cowboys offensive guard Nate Newton recently went on the Dennis and Cowlishaw Show on 103.3-FM ESPN Dallas. Here are some highlights.On why Jimmy Johnson kept in touch with so few Cowboys after he left the team in 1993:"That's not Jimmy's way. Jimmy, he's close to a few guys. His circle is so tight, it's unbelievable. I think Troy [Aikman] talks to him once or twice a year and that's more than the rest of us do, you know?"On the bond formed with his Cowboys Super Bowl teammates:"We went 3-13, 1-15. We had guys like Mark Tuinei, Kevin Gogan, myself , guys that went through that, man....
Jerry Jones, Jimmy Johnson’s Cowboys legacies are intertwined – and they’re learning to embrace that

Jerry Jones, Jimmy Johnson’s Cowboys legacies are intertwined – and they’re learning to embrace that

The photos tell the story.Jimmy Johnson beams. If he didn't have a sports coat on his back and shoes on his feet you would swear he just landed a 57-pound mahi-mahi in the waters of the Florida Keys.Across from him is Jerry Jones. As the two men laugh and reminisce, the Cowboys owner pulls Johnson close then throws his left arm around his former coach for an embrace.This was not a staged moment for the media's benefit. Members of the Cowboys 1992 championship team on hand for Saturday night's reunion and fund raiser for the United Way got the sense that Jones and Johnson were genuinely happy...
The Landry Hat 8 hours ago

Dallas Cowboys: Give Jason Garrett credit for this

Regardless how you feel about Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett, you at least have to give him credit when it comes to this. Over the weekend, legendary members of the Dallas Cowboys gathered together to celebrate the 25th anniversary of their 1992 Super Bowl championship. The Cowboys would famously win go on to win […] Dallas Cowboys: Give Jason Garrett credit for this - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Who's going to back up Zeke? 5 free agent running backs Cowboys could sign to play behind Ezekiel Elliott

Who's going to back up Zeke? 5 free agent running backs Cowboys could sign to play behind Ezekiel Elliott

The Cowboys reveled in having a clear-cut identity in 2016.It was born from the merger of an elite offensive line to the talents of rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott.Wear down opponents, control the ball, feed Zeke.Rookie quarterback Dak Prescott and the entire offense benefited from the core mission.It all added up to Elliott exceeding the gigantic expectations that accompanied the Cowboys going against convention by taking a running back with the No. 4 overall pick. It was the highest selection the franchise used on a running back since taking Tony Dorsett No. 2 in 1977.Elliott led the...
Fort-Worth Star Telegram 9 hours ago

Tony Dorsett, Emmitt Smith have a message for Zeke: Stop hurdling!

The Dallas Cowboys’ Hall of Fame running backs love what they have seen from Ezekiel Elliott … aside from one thing. They want the team’s newest running back sensation to …
The Landry Hat 10 hours ago

PFF: The Dallas Cowboys must re-sign this free agent

The football analytics website Pro Football Focus believes the Dallas Cowboys must re-sign this defensive free agent. The Dallas Cowboys have several of their players who could be hitting free agency this offseason. In fact, there are 21 of them in total. The Cowboys vast list of unrestricted free agents includes Kellen Moore (QB), Mark […] PFF: The Dallas Cowboys must re-sign this free agent - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
philly.com 10 hours ago

Ford: Eagles need to first win the roster game

The NFL scouting combine begins Tuesday in Indianapolis with approximately 250 draft-eligible players invited for the league's franchises to observe and evaluate at close range. That's not a random number. A total of 253 players were taken in the 2016 draft, including supplemental picks, so the idea is to have very nearly every likely draft prospect on hand for inspection.
The Landry Hat 12 hours ago

Dak Prescott, Dallas Cowboys: Lightning in a Bottle

  As scouts and analysts continue to scratch their heads, it’s becoming clear that the Dallas Cowboys and Dak Prescott were simply a perfect match. It’s the kind of story they’ll likely make a movie about one day. A late fourth round selection out of Mississippi State is given a rare opportunity to become the […] Dak Prescott, Dallas Cowboys: Lightning in a Bottle - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

NFC East Player News

  • 5 Tony Romo

    Tony Romo

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

  • 4 Dak Prescott

    Dak Prescott

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

  • 3 Ezekiel Elliott

    Ezekiel Elliott

    Who's going to back up Zeke? 5 free agent running backs Cowboys could sign to play behind Ezekiel Elliott

  • 2 DeSean Jackson

    DeSean Jackson

    Philadelphia Eagles: DeSean Jackson or Kenny Stills in Free Agency?

  • 1 Morris Claiborne

    Morris Claiborne

    Ranking the Cowboys roster: Nos. 30-21; 2 first-round picks, 4 defensive linemen

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