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Cowboys, kicker Greg Zuerlein agree on 3-year, $7.5M deal

The Dallas Cowboys are going to let two proven kickers go at it in the offseason for a change. The Cowboys and kicker Greg Zuerlein agreed Friday on a $7.5 million, three-year contract, with $2.3 million guaranteed. The deal with Zuerlein comes just a few days after the Cowboys re-signed Kai Forbath, who made all 10 kicks last season after replacing the shaky Brett Maher.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Sports, Dallas Cowboys, Greg Zuerlein, Kai Forbath, Zuerlein

Cowboys agree on deals with kicker Zuerlein, defender Poe

The Dallas Cowboys are going to let two proven kickers go at it in the offseason for a change. The Cowboys and kicker Greg Zuerlein agreed Friday on a $7.5 million, three-year contract, with $2.3 million guaranteed. The deal with Zuerlein comes just a few days after the Cowboys re-signed Kai Forbath, who made all 10 kicks last season after replacing the shaky Brett Maher.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Sports, Dallas Cowboys, Poe, Greg Zuerlein, Kai Forbath, Zuerlein

Rams losing kicker Greg Zuerlein to Dallas Cowboys in free agency

Greg Zuerlein, the placekicker whose 57-yard field goal sent the Rams to the Super Bowl two seasons ago, became the team’s latest important free-agent loss Friday when he agreed to terms with the Dallas Cowboys. The three-year deal with a base value of $7.5 million, first reported by the NFL Network, reunites him with John Fassel, who was the Rams’ special-teams coach for Zuerlein’s eight seasons with the Rams before leaving in January for the same role with the Cowboys. The news came on a day t...
Tags: Cowboys, Sports, New Orleans Saints, NFL, Sport, Soccer, Dallas Cowboys, Dallas, Roger Goodell, Minnesota Vikings, Seattle, NFL Network, Seahawks, Baltimore Ravens, Ravens, Los-angeles-rams

Hockey’s Scariest Goalie Mask and the Man Behind It

There have been many a memorable goalie mask to draw attention in the NHL. Some of them far more iconic than the netminders who donned them, while others were an extension of the goaltender’s persona. 2011 Hockey Hall of Fame inductee and Stanley Cup champion Eddie “The Eagle” Belfour comes to mind in particular, as the masks he wore in his 18 NHL seasons were typically emblazoned with a bald eagle along the sides. Plenty of other masks stand out too. Brian Hayward’s shark mask in San Jose. ...
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Cowboys 2020 changes: Byron Jones explains split from Dallas, why he chose Dolphins

Jones admits the Cowboys could afford him, but he simply had other plans
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Byron Jones: Dallas' lack of interest had to do with CBs on roster, not money

It became obvious long ago that the Cowboys wouldn't be able to keep Byron Jones. With Amari Cooper and Dak Prescott also having their contracts expire after the 2019 season, Dallas had to set its priorities. The priority wasn't Jones. The
Tags: News, Cowboys, Dallas, Amari Cooper, Dak Prescott, Byron Jones

Contract negotiations between Dak Prescott, Cowboys heating up?

Negotiations between Dak Prescott and the Cowboys might be coming down to whether a $35 million per season deal is for four or five seasons.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Sports, Dak Prescott, Dak Prescott Cowboys

NFL Podcast: The Cowboys' offseason of pain, plus where will Cam & Clowney sign?

Charles Robinson & Terez Paylor talk about Cam Newton & Jadeveon Clowney's free agencies as well as the attrition on the Cowboys roster.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Sports, NFL, Clowney, Charles Robinson Terez Paylor, Cam Newton Jadeveon Clowney

Cowboys agree to terms with Dontari Poe

The Cowboys and defensive tackle Dontari Poe have been working toward a deal in recent days and they're close to crossing the finish line. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Poe and the team have agreed to the basic terms of a contract. There's still some language that needs to be finalized before the [more]
Tags: News, Cowboys, Sports, Poe, Ian Rapoport, NFL Media, Dontari Poe

Cowboys add tight end Blake Bell

The Cowboys are filling in their tight end depth chart. According to Clarence Hill of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, the Cowboys have signed tight end Blake Bell to a one-year deal. Bell's a blocker, who played for the Chiefs last year and registered eight catches for 67 yards in the regular season. He did catch [more]
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Seven best value signings of NFL free agency: Cowboys land two starters on promising deals

From the Cowboys adding two defensive starters to the Raiders bringing on a talented LB, several NFL free agency deals could pay off in a big way.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Tim the Security Guard at the National Cowboy Museum is the wholesome content you need right now

This is Tim. He's the head of security at the National Cowboy Museum in Oklahoma City. While everyone else is social distancing, Tim stands vigilant, protecting things like John Wayne's boots. So as long as he was there, the museum's social media team asked him to tweet for them. Thanks, Tim. Hello, my name is Tim and I am the head of security for The Cowboy. I have been asked to take on the additional duty of social media management while the museum is closed. I’m new to this but excited. My...
Tags: Post, News, Cowboys, Cowboy, San Francisco, West, Warhol, John Wayne, Duke, Lucas, Kevin Costner, Tim, Frederic Remington, Tina, Seth, Woody

Report: Cowboys talking to Dontari Poe about a deal

The Cowboys added one former Panther to their defensive line last week when they signed Gerald McCoy and they are in discussions with another one as this week gets underway. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the team is talking about a deal with Dontari Poe. Per the report, it could get done by [more]
Tags: News, Cowboys, Sports, Ian Rapoport, NFL Media, Dontari Poe, Gerald McCoy

Cowboys have to pay Dak Prescott, says DeMarcus Lawrence

DeMarcus Lawrence earned a big contract after playing under the franchise tag. He expects Cowboys team-mate Dak Prescott to do the same.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Sports, Dak Prescott, DeMarcus Lawrence

Texans agree to contracts with 11 players in free agency

The Houston Texans have agreed to contracts with four free agents and re-signed seven other players. Houston agreed to a deal with receiver Randall Cobb, who spent last season with the Cowboys, in the wake of this week's trade of DeAndre Hopkins to Arizona for running back David Johnson. Murray spent his first three NFL seasons with Kansas City before playing for the Browns last season.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Sports, NFL, Arizona, Houston, Kansas City, Browns, Randall Cobb, DeAndre Hopkins, David Johnson Murray

The Latest: Cowboys reunite Ha Ha Clinton-Dix with McCarthy

The NFL's spending in free agency continues Thursday. The Dallas Cowboys have agreed to a deal with safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, adding a familiar name for new coach Mike McCarthy. Clinton-Dix's representatives, SportsTrust Advisors, announced the move early Friday on Twitter.
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Report: Ha Ha Clinton-Dix reaches one-year deal with Cowboys

Mike McCarthy and Ha Ha Clinton-Dix are linking back up in Dallas this fall.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Sports, Dallas, Mike McCarthy, Clinton Dix

What's next? Free-agent fits for the Vikings secondary, offensive line and more

The Vikings' free-agent splash might be limited to Wednesday's agreement with ex-Ravens nose tackle Michael Pierce, who will replace Linval Joseph on a deal charging $9 million annually. But there are still plenty of holes left on the roster, so let's take a look at remaining free agents who make sense as fits in Minnesota. The Vikings' cap space is among the least in the NFL, while the team could still re-sign some of its own players like kicker Dan Bailey and safety Andrew Sendejo. Many of the...
Tags: Florida, Minnesota, Cowboys, NFL, Indianapolis, Dolphins, Jets, Vikings, Denver, CBA, Lions, Browns, Ravens, Thomas, Garcia, Joseph

Cowboys sign cornerback Maurice Canady

The Cowboys are getting help at cornerback, a position where they need the help. Veteran cornerback Maurice Canady has agreed to a one-year deal with Dallas, Mike Garafolo of NFL Network reports. Last year Canady spent half the year with the Jets and half with the Ravens, playing in a total of 13 games, with [more]
Tags: News, Cowboys, Sports, NFL Network, Ravens, Canady, Maurice Canady, Dallas Mike Garafolo

NFL news: Nick Foles traded to Bears; Gerald McCoy to sign with Cowboys

The Jacksonville Jaguars have agreed to send quarterback Nick Foles to the Chicago Bears for a compensatory fourth-round draft pick, a person familiar with the situation told the Associated Press on condition of anonymity because trades don't become official until 1 p.m. PT Wednesday. The Jaguars are dumping Foles a little more than a year after giving the 2018 Super Bowl MVP a four-year, $88 million contract that included a whopping $50.125 million guaranteed. Foles is due to make $15.125 ...
Tags: News, Cowboys, NFL, Chicago, Jacksonville Jaguars, Associated Press, Carolina Panthers, Jacksonville, Jaguars, Nick Foles, Foles, Gerald McCoy

NFL free agency: Gerald McCoy to sign with Cowboys; Teddy Bridgewater will join Panthers

Veteran defensive lineman Gerald McCoy will sign a three-year deal with the Dallas Cowboys after NFL free agency officially begins Wednesday at 1 p.m. Pacific time, according to multiple media reports. McCoy was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with the No. 3 overall pick in 2010 and made six straight Pro Bowls from 2012 to 2017. After signing a one-year deal with the Carolina Panthers last offseason, McCoy registered five sacks, his lowest total since 2012.
Tags: News, Cowboys, NFL, Dallas Cowboys, Pacific, Carolina Panthers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, McCoy, Panthers, Gerald McCoy

Report: Cowboys interested in Emmanuel Sanders

The Cowboys re-signed Amari Cooper this week, but Randall Cobb is off to Houston and that leaves them with a hole to fill in their receiving corps. One option to fill that hole appears to be Emmanuel Sanders. Jane Slater of NFL Media reports that the team has expressed interest in Sanders and that Sanders, who went to college at SMU in Dallas, has interest in playing for the team.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Dallas, Amari Cooper, Houston, Sanders, American Football, SMU, Randall Cobb, NFL Media, Emmanuel Sanders, Emmanuel Sanders Jane Slater

Dallas Cowboys to sign Gerald McCoy on three-year deal

Gerald McCoy has agreed a three-year contract to join the Dallas Cowboys, according to widespread reports. Six-time Pro Bowl selection McCoy spent last season with the Carolina Panthers, having played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the first nine years of his NFL career. Pending a physical, the 32-year-old will now bolster a Cowboys defense which has lost pass-rusher Robert Quinn, defensive tackle Maliek Collins and cornerback Byron Jones so far in free agency.
Tags: News, Cowboys, NFL, Dallas Cowboys, Carolina Panthers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, McCoy, Robert Quinn, Gerald McCoy, Byron Jones, Maliek Collins

Report: Cowboys agree to terms with Gerald McCoy on three-year deal

The Dallas Cowboys have reached an agreement with former Carolina Panthers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy on a three-year deal, according to Todd Archer of McCoy is coming off a single season stay with the Panthers where he appeared in all 16 games and had 37 tackles and five sacks. The six-time Pro Bowler and three-time first-team All-Pro spent the first nine seasons of his career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Dallas Cowboys, Espn, Carolina Panthers, McCoy, Gerald McCoy, Todd Archer

Ben Roethlisberger, Kirk Cousins contracts drop Dak Prescott’s franchise tender

Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott lost plenty of money the last two days, regardless of the performance of the stock market. New contracts for Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins and Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will drop the value of the exclusive franchise tender at Prescott's position, taking dollars out of his tender for 2020 and, absent a long-term deal, 2021. The exclusive tender comes from the average of the five-highest paid players at the position in the current year, based ...
Tags: News, Cowboys, Steelers, Dak Prescott, Vikings, Prescott, American Football, Ben Roethlisberger, Kirk Cousins, Ben Roethlisberger Kirk Cousins

Reports: Ex-Cowboys Witten, Collins, Heath join Raiders

The Las Vegas Raiders plundered the Cowboys on Tuesday, agreeing to deals with three former Dallas players in free agency. Veteran tight end Jason Witten, defensive tackle Maliek Collins and safety Jeff Heath are all making the move to Las Vegas, according to multiple media reports. Witten reportedly agreed to a one-year deal.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Raiders, Dallas Cowboys, Dallas, Las Vegas, Witten, Jason Witten, Las Vegas Raiders, Jeff Heath, Maliek Collins, Witten Collins Heath

Cowboys paid Dak Prescott and Amari Cooper, but a lot of talent has departed

When the Cowboys put the exclusive franchise tag on quarterback Dak Prescott for about $33 million, according to the team (the non-exclusive tag was about $28 million), and signed receiver Amari Cooper for $100 million over five years, other parts of the roster were going to suffer. The Cowboys lost five key players in a little more than 24 hours, after the so-called tampering period began. Defensive tackle Maliek Collins and tight end Jason Witten, who each started all 16 games for the Cowboys ...
Tags: News, Cowboys, Dallas Cowboys, Amari Cooper, Dak Prescott, Jason Witten, Maliek Collins

Raiders add defensive tackle Maliek Collins

Having just added an old Cowboy, the Raiders went for a younger one this time. According to Jerry McDonald of the Bay Area News Group, the Raiders have reached a deal with Cowboys defensive tackle Maliek Collins. The 24-year-old Collins started all 55 games for the Cowboys the last four years.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Raiders, Collins, American Football, Maliek Collins, Bay Area News Group the Raiders, Jerry McDonald

Raiders agree to terms with Jason Witten on one-year deal

Jason Witten will not finish his career with the Cowboys. After 16 seasons in Dallas, Witten is moving on. Witten joins Jon Gruden, whom Witten replaced on Monday Night Football in 2018 before resuming his career in 2019.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Dallas Cowboys, Jon Gruden, Witten, Jason Witten, Dallas Witten

'Monday Night Football' connection: Jon Gruden, Raiders sign former Cowboys TE Jason Witten

Jon Gruden hasn't met many old veteran players he doesn't like. One of the funny aspects of the deal is that Witten replaced Gruden in ESPN's “Monday Night Football” booth when Gruden took the Raiders coaching job. Witten came out of retirement to play for the Cowboys again last season, and now will join up with Gruden in Las Vegas.
Tags: News, Cowboys, Raiders, Dallas Cowboys, Espn, Jon Gruden, Gruden, Witten, Jason Witten, Jon Gruden Raiders