Rolando McClain RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rolando McClain doesn't have a locker at the Cowboys' new facility

    Fox Sports "The Dallas Cowboys opened their new training facility just a few days ago, and it looks like a mini-NFL stadium. Everything is top-notch, from the practice field (which houses 12,000 fans) to the locker room. One thing that is missing, however, is Rolando McClain’s nameplate. According to..." August 23

  • Cowboys' Rolando McClain tested positive for 'purple drank'

    ESPN "Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has yet to report to training camp, and there are real questions as to whether he will play in the NFL again. Sources confirmed that McClain's recent 10-game suspension is not for a failed marijuana test but for an opiate commonly referred to as "purple..." August 03

  • Rolando McClain abusing ‘purple drank,’ has gained 40 pounds

    Larry Brown Sports "Rolando McClain has been suspended for the first 10 games of the 2016 season for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy, and one report indicates the linebacker may never play for the Dallas Cowboys again. According to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report, McClain has been abusing “purple drank,”..." August 02

  • Cowboys LB Rolando McClain doesn't travel with team to camp

    ESPN "Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain was not on the team's chartered flight to California on Thursday, and he has until 2 p.m. PT Friday to report to training camp or be subject to a fine or worse. The Cowboys have not released McClain, who is set to be suspended for the first 10 games of..." July 29

  • Cowboys haven’t made decision on Rolando McClain’s future

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "The Dallas Cowboys have not made a decision on Rolando McClain’s future, according to sources. Many in the organization want the starting middle linebacker released, but financial implications prevent the Cowboys from moving on from McClain immediately. The NFL suspended McClain for 10 games..." July 16

  • Cowboys’ coaches reportedly furious Rolando McClain skipped OTAs

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Like so many before him, Jason Garrett was gelded long ago by his boss, and if the coach wants to regain any footing with his players he needs to cut linebacker Rolando McClain yesterday. Actually, cutting Ro’ may not make a difference in a locker room that knows it’s not Coach Process who has..." July 03

  • Rolando McClain reportedly suspended 10 games for violating NFL drug policy

    Sports Day "Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has been suspended for the first 10 games of the 2016 season, according to multiple reports. McClain missed four games last season for a substance-abuse policy violation. McClain, who re-signed a one-year deal with the Cowboys this offseason, missed the..." June 30

  • Garrett, Jones' differing views of how to handle McClain aren't good for Cowboys' culture

    Pro Football Talk "Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has skipped the offseason program, which he has the right to do because it’s voluntary. But just because McClain has the right to skip it doesn’t mean the team has to be OK with it. So are the Cowboys OK with it? Jerry Jones is. Jones said last week that the..." June 13

  • Jerry Jones admits Cowboys have given Rolando McClain some 'slack'

    ESPN "The Dallas Cowboys' nine organized team activities came and went without Rolando McClain. The linebacker remained in Alabama for what Jason Garrett called family reasons, however, the coach expressed disappointment McClain was not at Valley Ranch. Owner and general manager Jerry Jones added..." June 09

  • Cowboys coaches reportedly ‘not happy’ with Rolando McClain

    Larry Brown Sports "Dallas Cowboys coaches are said to be unhappy with linebacker Rolando McClain. McClain has spent the past two seasons with the Cowboys, recording an average of 80.5 tackles, 1.5 sacks and 1.5 interceptions per season. But he has missed the last two weeks of Cowboys OTAs --and he reportedly was..." June 07