Cowboys Rumors & News

  • Greg Hardy told ex-teammate he wants to prove Panthers wrong

    Pro Football Talk "Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy has declared the Panthers “a nameless, faceless opponent” this week, but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t still have their phone numbers. Some of the old teammates he left behind in Carolina said they still keep in touch with the controversial defensive end, who..." November 25

  • Semifinalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame's 2016 class "The Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2016 was trimmed down to 25 on Tuesday during NFL Network's Gold Jacket Semifinalists special. The original field of 108 nominees and these selections will be cut to 15 in early January. The group of semifinalists includes 22 players and three coaches,..." November 25

  • What are the worst calls by referees this season? Here are our top five

    Yahoo! Sports "Super Bowl 50, billed as a celebration of a half-century of what has become the pinnacle sporting event in the Western Hemisphere, was marred — before the game ever started — on an obscure automatic coin toss loss by the Carolina Panthers for sending too many captains (teams are allowed six) out..." November 25

  • Corey White: Cowboys cut me because I didn't wear a suit

    Dallas Morning News "Former Dallas Cowboys cornerback Corey White told he was, in fact, cut for not wearing a suit in the team's road trip to Tampa Bay last weekend. White told the website he wore "slacks and a button down," but that doesn't adhere to the team's dress code for road trips. A Cowboys coach..." November 24

  • NFL Targets Massive Payday in Thursday Night TV Deal

    The Hollywood Reporter "One of the last big sports rights opportunities for several years is about to become available to TV networks. The NFL's Thursday Night Football — which for the past two seasons has aired on CBS via one-year deals — is generating intense interest as the league is likely to extend the length of the..." November 23

  • Michael Sam planning on NFL return next season

    TMZ "Michael Sam says he's still serious about a return to the NFL ... and tells TMZ Sports he hopes to finally make his regular season debut in 2016. The 25-year-old hit up Craig's Sunday night … where we also asked for his take on the epic collapse of Colin Kaepernick out in San Fran this year...." November 23

  • Sources: Jones, Hardy met to talk conduct issues

    ESPN "Dallas Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones met recently with Greg Hardy to discuss the defensive tackle's recent behavior, two sources said. The meeting, a week ago Thursday, focused on what Hardy can do personally to avoid creating negative issues for himself, according to the..." November 23

  • Cowboys' support for DE Greg Hardy is waning "File this under least shocking news to come out of Dallas this season: Support for the mercurial Greg Hardy is beginning to wane among members of the Cowboys' front office. Three sources within the team told NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport that Hardy missed several meetings two weeks ago and was..." November 23

  • Jeremy Mincey: Romo 'is the savior of our season' "Tony Romo's return sparked the Dallas Cowboys' first win since September. To hear Cowboys players talk, it seemed as though Jesus walked and woke their season from the dead, Lazarus-style. "Romo made a difference; he made a difference," defensive end Jeremy Mincey said, via the Fort Worth..." November 23

  • Tony Romo stars; Greg Hardy, Tyron Smith disappointing in Cowboys' win over Dolphins

    Dallas Morning News "Bob Sturm analyzes the Dallas Cowboys' win over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. What did you think of Tony Romo's return? About as much as everyone expected. He's so much more than a guy who throws passes. He is an offensive coordinator on the field. He ensures that they get in the right play...." November 22

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    Jay Glazer @JayGlazer

    Tony Romo's collarbone still in jeopardy of re-breaking over next few weeks but he wanted to play regardless. Wearing protective pad today

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    Ed Werder @Edwerderespn

    #Cowboys will use Darren McFadden at RB as much as possible. Robert Turbin - signed this week - is No 2. Small number plays for R Smith

  • Greg Hardy “feels like the world’s against him”

    Pro Football Talk "Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy has become in recent weeks the most reviled man in football. And he apparently now realizes it. As explained by Albert Breer of NFL Media, Hardy had a conversation with teammate Jeremy Mincey after Hardy’s recent Twitter faux pas, which prompted yet another..." November 22

  • Jerry Jones: I’ve tried to get cute at the quarterback spot

    Pro Football Talk "Cowboys owner Jerry Jones loves what Cowboys General Manager Jerry Jones has done when it comes to signing Tony Romo as the franchise quarterback. But owner Jones gives G.M. Jones poor marks for his handling of the backup quarterback position. Jones said on 105.3 The Fan that he has made some..." November 21

  • Tony Romo activated from Cowboys' IR, set to start Sunday vs. Dolphins

    ESPN "The Dallas Cowboys have made official what everybody already knew -- Tony Romo will start Sunday against the Miami Dolphins. The Cowboys activated Romo off the injured reserve/designated to return list on Saturday to fill their remaining spot on the 53-man roster. The Cowboys lost seven..." November 21

  • Jerry Jones blasts Brandon Weeden after releasing him

    Larry Brown Sports "The Dallas Cowboys had to cut someone in order to activate Tony Romo, and Brandon Weeden took the fall. Weeden started three games for the Cowboys, losing all three. Just to pile on, Jerry Jones blasted the quarterback as he was on his way out the door in a radio appearance Friday." November 21

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    Brandon George @DMN_George

    Jason Garrett said Darren McFadden's groin injury popped up in Wednesday's practice. Team taking a cautious approach rest of week with him.

  • Sean Lee is good to go vs. Dolphins

    ESPN "Sean Lee was cleared to play last week despite his second concussion in five weeks, but the Dallas Cowboys chose to hold out their weakside linebacker. “That’s kind of what their deal is with the second one, they want to make sure you have a little bit longer to heal from that,” Lee said. “I..." November 20

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Redskins have signed former #Cowboys RB Christine Michael to their practice squad.

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Cowboys listed Darren McFadden as limited with a groin injury, but my understanding is they were just keeping him fresh. Nothing serious

  • Report: 2016 NFL Draft to allow trades for compensatory picks

    Sportsnaut "The NFL is reportedly considering an exciting new twist to the 2016 NFL Draft. Prior to the upcoming draft in Chicago, compensatory draft picks were off the table for any potential trades. However, the league is expected to allow them to be part of the trade equation this spring, which ESPN’s..." November 19

  • Cowboys' Stephen Jones: 'We couldn't win a ball game without Tony Romo'

    The Score "Mired in a seven-game losing streak, Dallas Cowboys executive president of football operations Stephen Jones threw some unnecessary shade at Brandon Weeden. Incumbent starter Tony Romo suffered a broken collarbone in Week 2, and Weeden failed to record a victory in three starts. Weeden was..." November 19

  • Cowboys coach Jason Garrett: Tony Romo doesn't need to save the day

    ESPN "Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo took part in Wednesday morning's walk-through, but he is following his normal practice schedule of not taking part in Wednesday's practice before being a full-go Thursday and Friday. Coach Jason Garrett said the Cowboys wanted to keep Romo on the routine he..." November 18

  • Cowboys owner Jerry Jones backs off Greg Hardy extension talk

    CBS Sports "As recently as October 27, Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones said the team "absolutely" wanted to give Greg Hardy a contract extension. This came after Hardy, who served a four-game suspension for a domestic-violence incident to start the season, said he hoped to come out "guns..." November 18

  • Has Jerry Jones changed his stance on a Greg Hardy contract extension?

    Fox Sports "Dallas Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy hasn't worn out his welcome yet, but owner Jerry Jones is not nearly as supportive of the troubled defender as he once was earlier in the season. Most recently, Hardy was seen yelling at opposing fans in Week 10 at Tampa Bay, and news broke that he missed..." November 18

  • Cowboys coach Jason Garrett: Tony Romo doesn't need to save the day

    ESPN "Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo took part in Wednesday morning's walk-through, but he is following his normal practice schedule of not taking part in Wednesday's practice before being a full-go Thursday and Friday. Coach Jason Garrett said the Cowboys wanted to keep Romo on the routine he..." November 18

  • Greg Hardy reportedly fined for missing Cowboys team meeting

    SB Nation "The Dallas Cowboys continue to tolerate defensive end Greg Hardy's behavior, which now includes skipping a team meeting last Thursday. According to the Dallas Morning News' David Moore, Hardy received a fine for missing the meeting, the standard team punishment. Reports that Hardy failed to..." November 18

  • Cowboys sign running back Robert Turbin "The Cowboys will cycle through discarded Seahawks running backs until they find the right fit. Per NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, the team is signing former Seattle and Cleveland running back Robert Turbin after cutting former Seahawks running back Christine Michael. Turbin, just 25,..." November 18

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    Clarence Hill @clarencehilljr

    Cowboys have cut CB Corey White and RB Christine Michael. No more C-Mike

  • Cowboys Waive QB Brandon Weeden

    NFL Trade Rumors "The Dallas Cowboys announced Tuesday that they’ve placed QB Brandon Weeden on waivers, which creates a roster spot for Tony Romo. Earlier in the day, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones mentioned during an interview with 105.3 The Fan in Dallas that they would be moving forward with Romo and Matt Cassel..." November 17

  • Report: Cowboys players feel Dez Bryant has been ‘easily distracted’

    Larry Brown Sports "Dez Bryant is known for being a competitive guy, so you won’t be surprised to hear that he is not handling his team’s current seven-game losing streak all that well. According to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report, several Dallas Cowboys players have expressed concern over Bryant’s attitude as of..." November 17

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    Ed Werder @Edwerderespn

    As expected, source says recent tests indicate Tony Romo fractured left collarbone has healed. As for Sunday vs #Dolphins, "He will play."

  • NFL likely to charge $500M-$600M relocation fee for move to LA

    CBS Sports "It's not going to be cheap to move to Los Angeles. If the Rams, Raiders or Chargers make the move to Los Angeles in 2016, it's going to cost them some serious money. According to the Sports Business Journal, the NFL is going to charge a relocation fee of at least $500 million to any team that's..." November 16

  • Tony Romo to start Sunday

    ESPN "Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo's fractured collarbone appears to have healed based on recent test results, a league source told ESPN's Ed Werder. After missing two months of action, Romo should be cleared from injured reserve/designated to return Wednesday and play as expected Sunday..." November 16

  • Greg Hardy was late for work, missed meetings last week

    Pro Football Talk "If it wasn’t clear already, it should be perfectly so now. There’s apparently nothing Greg Hardy could do to make the Cowboys punish him now. According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, the chronically visible for all the wrong reasons defensive end was late for work last Thursday, and missed..." November 16

  • Lawrence Taylor defends Greg Hardy, says he might have been 'screwed' by NFL

    CBS Sports "There are not many people outside the Dallas Cowboys' Valley Ranch facility will to defend alleged woman-beater Greg Hardy these days. But former New York Giants linebacker Lawrence Taylor has never been one to shy away from controversy. Speaking to the New York Daily News, Taylor said he's happy..." November 16

  • Bucs Extend Cowboys’ Skid to 7 Games With 10-6 Win

    Pewter Report "A season-long nemesis ended up bailing Tampa Bay out Sunday. Miserable groans suddenly turned to roaring cheers at Raymond James Stadium, all thanks to one yellow flag. Down 6-3 but in position to take a late lead, quarterback Jameis Winston bolted through the middle of the pocket. Problem..." November 15

  • Dallas' Greg Hardy, DeMarcus Lawrence 'had to be separated'

    CBS Sports "The last thing the Cowboys need is more sideline interaction involving Greg Hardy. And of course it happened anyway. According to a report from a sideline reporter for the Cowboys Radio Network, Hardy and fellow pass rusher DeMarcus Lawrence were involved in an altercation on the sideline and..." November 15

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    Brandon George @DMN_George

    Cowboys LB Sean Lee has been ruled out for Sunday's game with his concussion.

  • Jason Garrett: 'Dez shouldn't be in that situation'

    ESPN "Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett says wide receiver Dez Bryant should have handled Thursday's tirade directed at the media differently. On Friday, Garrett addressed the issue with Bryant and the entire team. "I believe that 100 percent of our guys do things the right way about 98 percent..." November 13

  • Aikman: Jones accepts 'pretty much everything' if a player produces

    CBS Sports "Everybody in NFL circles knows that Jerry Jones will do anything to win another Super Bowl. He's been trying to prove himself as an executive ever since his contentious split with Jimmy Johnson in the early 1990's, throwing money and draft picks and whatever else he can find at the Cowboys roster..." November 13

  • NFL team owners’ DraftKings stakes in danger

    New York Post "Two NFL team owners could see their once-promising investments in Draft­Kings get thrown for a loss, The Post has learned. Robert Kraft, who owns the New England Patriots, and Jerry Jones, owner of the Dallas Cowboys, could be forced to sell their equity stakes in the daily fantasy sports giant..." November 13

  • DeMarco Murray knew the Cowboys' plays and told Eagles' defense

    CBS Sports "DeMarco Murray's return to Dallas on Sunday was a triumphant one, as the Eagles knocked off the Cowboys in overtime. In the process, Murray not only scored a touchdown, but he also played a role on defense. Apparently, the Eagles' running back remembered the Cowboys' playbook so well that he..." November 13

  • Dez Bryant drops F-bombs on reporters for disrespecting Cowboys

    CBS Sports "For the second time inside of a week, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant has animatedly expressed his unhappiness with the media. Per Robert Klemko of The MMQB: Look: I have made no secret, here or elsewhere, of the fact that I am a Cowboys fan. Nor have I made a secret of the fact that..." November 13

  • It's finally coming together for Darren McFadden, Cowboys

    ESPN "The Darren McFadden on display the past three weeks is the type of running back the Oakland Raiders thought they were getting eight years ago when he was the fourth overall pick. This Darren McFadden is picking up tough yards, withstanding the grind of 20-carry games and showing things he had..." November 12

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    Dez Bryant @DezBryant

    This why I got mad

  • Greg Hardy blames ex-girlfriend for legal woes in leaked NFL transcript

    CBS Sports "Before Greg Hardy could be reinstated by the NFL back in March, he had to meet with Roger Goodell and convince the commissioner that he deserved a second chance. Hardy missed 15 games in 2014 because he was on the exempt/commissioner's permission list, which meant he couldn't play, but he got..." November 12

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    Todd Archer @toddarcher

    Dez Bryant is not at practice today because of a sore left knee. He suffered the injury on his touchdown catch...

  • Jeremy Mincey said the Cowboys can’t wait on Tony Romo, ‘he is not Jesus’

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "The Dallas Cowboys have to play one more game before quarterback Tony Romo returns from a fractured collarbone. But the desperate Cowboys (2-6), who are riding a six-game losing streak and are in last place in the NFC East, can’t wait for him to come back to begin the process of saving their..." November 11

  • Greg Hardy declares he's 'innocent until proven guilty' on Twitter bio

    Philly Voice "On the night Greg Hardy was arrested for domestic abuse, according to a report by Diana Moskovitz of Deadspin, Hardy called 911 on ex-girlfriend Nicole Holder, making himself out to be the victim in the incident. Police even took pictures of his face, again via Deadspin. In the wake of the..." November 11