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Cowboys to add line depth with Uche Nwaneri

Uche Nwaneri AP

The Cowboys have used plenty of premium picks in recent years to bolster their offensive line. That leaves the depth jobs for veterans.

According to Adam Caplan of ESPN, the Cowboys are going to sign former Jaguars starter Uche Uwaneri.

The Jaguars cut the 30-year-old in March in a cap-saving move. He had started all but five games for them the previous six seasons.

The Titans and Bengals had also showed interest, but he’s from Dallas, and that might have been enough to swing the decision.

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19 Responses to “Cowboys to add line depth with Uche Nwaneri”
  1. 700levelvet says: Jun 24, 2014 12:07 PM

    The .”Most mediocre franchise in sports”…

  2. cueghost says: Jun 24, 2014 12:14 PM

    Go Cowboys!

  3. rav3nsownste3lers says: Jun 24, 2014 12:14 PM

    8-8

  4. jagsfanugh says: Jun 24, 2014 12:21 PM

    I guess they don’t value Romo’s health.

  5. dallasdominates says: Jun 24, 2014 12:31 PM

    For all the negative commentator’s getting ready to bash the Cowboys for not addressing the defensive line we already drafted Lawrence… Bishop.. Gardner . Along with signing Melton.. mincey…McClain.. okoye. . With Crawford..spencer..n bass coming off IR.. and selive and hayden having Solid seasons.. so save the for someone else

  6. babyteal1 says: Jun 24, 2014 12:49 PM

    On to the Superbowl…..not

  7. swo says: Jun 24, 2014 1:00 PM

    Good luck Uche!

  8. floratiotime says: Jun 24, 2014 1:00 PM

    This will make that defense better.

  9. dalfanforever says: Jun 24, 2014 1:35 PM

    They’re being smart about this. No big names, just role players who had success somewhere but for cash purposes were cut. Linehan can get something out of him.

  10. dallascowboysdishingthereal says: Jun 24, 2014 2:14 PM

    Appears to be a pretty decent pick up to me. He has had a relatively healthy career.

    The Cowboys first draft pick Zack Martin will start at one guard but the other spot is open for competition. I think they would prefer to keep Bernadeau as a backup at center and guard.

  11. gojags says: Jun 24, 2014 2:43 PM

    He can now join Mincey and form an “under-performer club”.

  12. dirtydrynn27 says: Jun 24, 2014 2:45 PM

    Why don’t they try to fix that 32nd ranked defense???….That secondary is historically bad!!!

  13. swagjag says: Jun 24, 2014 3:43 PM

    Great locker room guy. Great with fans. Went on the official team message board to publicly declare the Jags didn’t need Tebow. Best of luck Chukwu!

  14. cowpiesnotcowboys says: Jun 24, 2014 4:05 PM

    Another factor in Uche’s decision was that he had already made firm vacation plans for January. It was safe for him to sign with allas and keep those plans.

  15. dccowboy says: Jun 24, 2014 4:38 PM

    seems like a good depth pickup to me. Certainly better than the existing depth. Not sure why the haters are going ballistic, but then, that’s what haters do, unreasoned, emtional, knee jerk reactions.

    LOL

  16. 88xfactor says: Jun 24, 2014 5:10 PM

    I like it, keeping it young. Hungry young players with something to prove.

  17. 88xfactor says: Jun 24, 2014 5:26 PM

    gojags, sour grapes. Question: have the jags ever ever ever won anything?

  18. jerrysglassescleaner says: Jun 24, 2014 11:39 PM

    That Offensive line is pretty much the best in the NFL , and its very young. Maybe Romo can play for five more years like he said as long as the o line stays intact. Best offense in the NFC East. Defense is flying under the radar. Watch out for Dallas this season.

  19. jcjaguar says: Jun 25, 2014 10:37 AM

    88xfactor …a playoff game more recently than the Cowboys?

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