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Jerry Jones criticizes Dontari Poe for his weight, performance in release from Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys released defensive tackle Dontari Poe and cornerback Daryl Worley on Wednesday after being unable to find interested trade partners for the two veteran players. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was rather blunt in discussing why the team released Poe, who was a free agent addition to the team last March. “When you’re 30 [more]

Ravens waiting to see where Dez Bryant is after lengthy football absence

The Ravens didn’t get Antonio Brown, who signed with the Buccaneers, but they did get Lamar Jackson a new receiver in Dez Bryant. Bryant, 31, signed with the Ravens’ practice squad Tuesday. It gives the Ravens a chance to see if Bryant still can play. He has not played a game since 2017 with the [more]

Andy Dalton doesn’t practice; Cowboys signing Cooper Rush to practice squad

After the illegal hit to the head that Andy Dalton took Sunday, it seems unlikely the Cowboys quarterback will clear concussion protocol in time to play against the Eagles. Dalton did not practice Wednesday, with third-stringer Ben DiNucci taking all the first-team reps. The rookie got his feet wet against Washington, taking 12 snaps and [more]

Cowboys are releasing Dontari Poe, Daryl Worley

Some would say defensive tackle Dontari Poe‘s fate in Dallas was sealed the moment he took a knee during the anthem. Regardless, he’s out. So is cornerback Daryl Worley. NFL Media reports that the Cowboys will cut both Poe and Worley after failing to find a trade partner for either player. The moves won’t save [more]

Would Cowboys trade Amari Cooper?

The Cowboys seem to be in fire sale mode, particularly in the midst of a “this is fine” fire on the defensive side of the ball. Here’s the question: Would they trade offensive players, too? There’s one name to wonder about as the trade deadline approaches, in our view. Receiver Amari Cooper. Yes, the Cowboys [more]

Cowboys will trade or cut Dontari Poe, Daryl Worley

The Cowboys are continuing to get rid of under-performing veteran players on their under-performing defense. Yesterday the Cowboys traded defensive end Everson Griffen to the Lions, and today Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports that the Cowboys have informed defensive tackle Dontari Poe and cornerback Daryl Worley they’ll be released if they can’t be traded [more]

Jerry Jones: We have financial ability to get good players

The Cowboys traded edge rusher Everson Griffen to the Lions on Tuesday afternoon, but team owner Jerry Jones wasn’t talking about shipping out more players earlier in the day. Jones gave an emphatic defense of the team’s coaching staff during an appearance on 105.3 The Fan on Tuesday morning, but did suggest that the team [more]

Bears sign Dwayne Harris to practice squad

The Bears announced they signed receiver/returner Dwayne Harris to their practice squad Tuesday. They cut defensive tackle Terry Beckner from the practice squad in a corresponding move. Harris, 33, spent time on the Texans’ practice squad this season. Houston cut him Oct. 12. He has appeared in 106 games with 11 starts in nine seasons. [more]

Cowboys trade Everson Griffen to Lions

The Cowboys put out word that they were willing to trade defensive end Everson Griffen, and the Lions bit. Griffen has been traded from the Cowboys to the Lions for a conditional sixth-round draft pick, according to multiple reports. Although the Cowboys are still in the NFC East race, they may be thinking it’s time [more]

Jerry Jones: There’s no leadership void with Cowboys

Another blowout loss has led to another round of questions for the Cowboys regarding whether head coach Mike McCarthy is the right man for the job. Executive vice president Stephen Jones reiterated his belief in McCarthy on Monday and it was his father’s turn to do the same thing on Tuesday. Jerry Jones made an [more]

Cowboys expect Zack Martin, Chidobe Awuzie back this week

It remains to be seen if quarterback Andy Dalton can clear the concussion protocol in time for the Cowboys to face the Eagles in Week 8, but the team does expect to have a couple of other players back in action. Right guard Zack Martin suffered a concussion against the Cardinals in Week 6 and [more]

Mike Nolan has Tabasco malfunction during press conference

The Cowboys’ defensive currently is incapable of figuratively putting any hot sauce on opposing offenses. So the next best thing, apparently, is for the team’s defensive coordinator to literally put some in his eye. That’s happened when Mike Nolan met with reporters on Monday. He had to stop, because he got Tabasco sauce in his [more]

Report: Cowboys are making it known Everson Griffen is available

The Cowboys have plenty of pass rushers. They’re willing to part ways with one of them. Via Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, the Cowboys are making it known that defensive end Everson Griffen is available in trade. Griffen has a $3 million salary and $3 million in per-game roster bonuses. This means that, with seven [more]

John Harbaugh on Dez Bryant: If we sign him, we’ll go from there

The Ravens are set to have one veteran join the team this week when defensive end Yannick Ngakoue is done going through initial COVID-19 protocols after his trade from the Vikings. Wide receiver Dez Bryant may also be joining the team. He’s set to work out for the team and take a physical that would [more]

Stephen Jones: I know Mike McCarthy’s the right guy for the job

The Cowboys’ blowout loss in Week 6 was followed by criticism from anonymous players of head coach Mike McCarthy and the rest of the coaching staff that was decried on record by many members of the organization. That show of unity didn’t lead to a better performance on the field against Washington. The Cowboys lost [more]

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