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Cowboys agree to terms with Dontari Poe

The Cowboys and defensive tackle Dontari Poe have been working toward a deal in recent days and they’re close to crossing the finish line. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Poe and the team have agreed to the basic terms of a contract. There’s still some language that needs to be finalized before the [more]

Cowboys add tight end Blake Bell

The Cowboys are filling in their tight end depth chart. According to Clarence Hill of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, the Cowboys have signed tight end Blake Bell to a one-year deal. Bell’s a blocker, who played for the Chiefs last year and registered eight catches for 67 yards in the regular season. He did catch [more]

49ers reach one-year deal with Kerry Hyder

The 49ers have reached agreement with defensive lineman Kerry Hyder on a one-year deal, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports. Hyder, 28, spent last season with the Cowboys. He played 16 games with no starts and saw action on 439 defensive snaps in the team’s line rotation. Hyder made 17 tackles and one sack last [more]

Jerry Jones says Travis Frederick represented the standards of the Cowboys

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones lavished praise on center Travis Frederick shortly after Frederick surprised the NFL world by announcing his retirement today. “Travis Frederick, by the nature of his center position, was the core piece of what I believe to be one of the most talented and skilled NFL offensive lines that has been assembled,” [more]

Travis Frederick announces his retirement

Cowboys center Travis Frederick shared some thoughts recently about the impacts that COVID-19 will have on the 2020 season, but he will be watching rather than playing when the season does get underway. Frederick announced his retirement in a post to Twitter on Monday. In a long letter, Frederick said he made the decision after [more]

Former NFL player, scout Ron Marciniak dies at 85

Ron Marciniak, a former NFL player and scout, died Monday morning, the Ravens announced. Marciniak was 85. Washington made Marciniak a seventh-round choice in 1955. He played only one season, appearing in 12 games with two starts. He made his name as a scout. He worked for the Cowboys, Browns and Ravens. Marciniak was a [more]

Report: Cowboys talking to Dontari Poe about a deal

The Cowboys added one former Panther to their defensive line last week when they signed Gerald McCoy and they are in discussions with another one as this week gets underway. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the team is talking about a deal with Dontari Poe. Per the report, it could get done by [more]

DeMarcus Lawrence: Cowboys are going to have to pay Dak Prescott

Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence has as good a read on quarterback Dak Prescott‘s situation with the Cowboys as anyone. Lawrence wanted a long-term deal with the team in 2018, which is what Prescott wants now, but got franchise-tagged and never worked out a new contract with the team. He produced another double-digit sack season [more]

Report: Randy Gregory readying to file for reinstatement, return to Cowboys

Randy Gregory hasn’t filed for reinstatement yet, but the defensive end is close to asking NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to lift his latest suspension. David Moore of the Dallas Morning News reports that Gregory soon will petition for reinstatement, and the Cowboys’ expectation is Gregory will play in 2020. But Gregory, who missed the entire [more]

Travis Frederick wonders if COVID-19 could impact NFL season

Cowboys center Travis Frederick is more concerned with the present, and that means making sure children in Dallas-Fort Worth have food while out of school. Frederick established the Blocking Out Hunger Foundation four years ago, and the COVID-19 pandemic has heightened the urgency of supplying food to those in need. He and a group of [more]

Gerald McCoy takes modest deal while Ndamukong Suh once again waits

They were the second and third selections, respectively, in the 2010 draft. One quickly has agreed to terms on a new deal, while the other is once again waiting. Third overall pick Gerald McCoy, who spent 2019 with the Panthers after being cut but the Buccaneers, has a very reasonable three-year, $18.3 million contract with [more]

Top 25 remaining free agents

Of PFT’s original list of 100 free agents, NFL teams have tagged or agreed to terms with 85. But teams have made moves since then. Here is our list of the top 25 free agents currently on the market: 1. Panthers quarterback Cam Newton 2. Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston 3. Seahawks edge rusher Jadeveon Clowney [more]

Gerald McCoy: I’m an every down guy, that hasn’t changed

Newly signed Cowboys defensive tackle Gerald McCoy played in every game for the Panthers last season, but played a smaller percentage of snaps than he played in all but one of his seven seasons with the Buccaneers. McCoy missed three games that season in Tampa, so last year represented a new low and he said [more]

Cowboys re-sign C.J. Goodwin

The Cowboys have held onto another member of their 2019 secondary. Agent Drew Rosenhaus informed PFT that his client C.J. Goodwin has signed a one-year deal to remain with the Cowboys. The deal is worth a little more than $1 million. Goodwin joins Anthony Brown as cornerbacks to re-sign with the Cowboys while Byron Jones [more]

Ha Ha Clinton-Dix reaches agreement with Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys have reached an agreement with safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, his agency announced Thursday night. Clinton-Dix reunites with head coach Mike McCarthy, who served as head coach of the Green Bay Packers when Clinton-Dix was drafted by the team in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Clinton-Dix played four full seasons [more]

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