Rolando McClain RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cowboys' Rolando McClain suspended indefinitely

    NFL.com "Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain is out of football for the foreseeable future. McClain has been suspended indefinitely without pay for violating the league's policy on substances of abuse. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported two weeks ago that McClain was facing the suspension due to a..." December 02

  • Cowboys LB Rolando McClain suspended another year

    ESPN "Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain is being suspended for another year, on top of the 10-game suspension he's currently serving that is scheduled to end Monday, and there are doubts he will get to play again in the NFL after recently missing another drug test, NFL sources told..." November 20

  • Jerry Jones says Rolando McClain wants to return to Dallas but won't discuss details

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Linebacker Rolando McClain’s 10-game suspension for violating the league’s substance abuse policy is over after Sunday’s game against the Baltimore Ravens. But don’t look for him to return to the Dallas Cowboys on Monday or any time soon, owner Jerry Jones said. “His status will remain how..." November 18

  • Rolando McClain will not return to the Cowboys when suspension is over

    Sportsnaut "The Dallas Cowboys are having themselves a heck of a season. In the midst of an eight-game winning streak and with the best record in the NFL, it’s hard to remember when the Cowboys were seen as an utter mess. Interestingly, it was just a couple short months ago that this was the case...." November 17

  • 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