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Cowboys secondary coach Joe Whitt is addressing a “private health matter”

The Cowboys won’t have secondary coach and defensive passing game coordinator for their trip to Denver later this week.The team released a statement that Joe Whitt is addressing a private health matter.“He has been absent from practice, but he has been participating in meetings with coaches and players,” the statement added.The Cowboys will hold a [more]

Jerry Jones unsurprised owner misconduct included in argument on behalf of Deshaun Watson

In his argument for Deshaun Watson, the NFL Players Association specifically pointed to owners who weren’t punished at all or weren’t punished significantly for actual or potential violations of the Personal Conduct Policy. The NFLPA focused on Daniel Snyder, Robert Kraft and Jerry Jones.On Sunday, Jones spoke to Clarence Hill of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram [more]

Jimmy Johnson responds to Jerry Jones: I don’t know that I’ve ever sniveled

Exactly 365 days ago, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told his former Arkansas teammate and former Cowboys head coach, Jimmy Johnson, that he was putting Johnson in the Cowboys Ring of Honor. Johnson responded by asking Jones, “While I’m alive?”Their family feud apparently isn’t dead almost 30 years after an acrimonious split in the 1994 offseason.During [more]

Ezekiel Elliott seeking 10,000 yards to have a chance at a gold jacket

It’s possible, and likely probable without a paycut for 2023, that Ezekiel Elliott is playing his final season with the Cowboys. He has insisted for months now that he’s not looking that far ahead.But he is looking even farther ahead in his career.The running back wants to play long enough to reach 10,000 yards. He [more]

Report: Cowboys signing Anthony Barr

The Cowboys have flirted with Anthony Barr for weeks. They now are committing.Mike Garafolo of NFL Network reports that the Cowboys have agreed to terms with the linebacker. The Broncos also showed interest.Barr spent his first eight seasons with the Vikings after they made him the ninth overall choice in 2014. He started 98 games, [more]

Mike McCarthy: Kickers have to start making kicks more consistently

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said that there’s “no urgency” to add a veteran wide receiver to the roster in the wake of James Washington‘s foot injury, but there may be some when it comes to their kicker.Rookie Jonathan Garibay and Lirim Hajrullahu are the two kickers currently on the roster and neither one of them [more]

Cowboys hire Tad Carper from the Cavaliers as senior VP for communications

Rich Dalrymple left as the Cowboys’ senior vice president of public relations and communications six months ago after his involvement in the team’s cheerleader scandal. The Cowboys announced his replacement Tuesday.They have hired Tad Carper, formerly the executive vice president and chief communications officer of the NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers.Carper had served in his role with [more]

Jerry Jones: “No urgency” looking for veteran WR after James Washington injury

Cowboys wide receiver James Washington suffered a Jones fracture in his foot during Monday’s training camp practice and he’s set to miss around 10 weeks as he recovers from surgery to repair the injury.Losing Washington leaves the Cowboys short on experienced wideouts beyond CeeDee Lamb. Michael Gallup is not expected to be ready for the [more]

Dan Quinn said he told Mike McCarthy he’d leave Cowboys “if it’s easier for me to go”

Dan Quinn was a candidate for several head coaching vacancies this offseason, but he announced he would be returning for a second season as the Cowboys defensive coordinator before all of those positions were filled.Quinn told Jori Epstein of USA Today that “there will be a time when I’m definitely interested” in being a head [more]

Amari Cooper injures ankle

Browns receiver Amari Cooper injured his ankle during a scramble drill late in practice, Dan Labbe of cleveland.com reports. As Deshaun Watson rolled out of the pocket, Cooper changed directions and then went down. He stayed on the ground and was treated by the training staff.Cooper walked around behind the team afterward with no noticeable [more]

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