MEET YOUR NEW DRAFT PICKS: Pro scouting report on Dallas Cowboys DE Ben Gardner, OLB Will Smith, S Ahmad Dixon, DT Ken Bishop, and CB Terrance Mitchell | 7th round NFL Draft 2014
IRVING, Texas – Day 3 of the Dallas Cowboys draft was the busiest by far, with America’s Team selecting seven of their nine players this afternoon. With all those players to consider, here is a comprehensive scouting report on all five of the Dallas Cowboys seventh round picks. Ben Gardner – Stanford – DE – […]
DALLAS COWBOYS OTA UPDATE: McClain in Pain, Hitchens Hobbled | Press-Packed Presser | Green in the green | Cowboy Buzz–Live sideline OTA reactions & comments | Purple Proposition
There was a packed house for Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett’s OTA’s opening press conference. Listen (or download) the full MP3 from the new Dallas Cowboys Audio Archives page featured here on your The Boys Are Back website.
THE BOYS ARE BACK: America’s Team kicks off OTAs | OTA Preview Dallas Cowboys offense & defense | 2015 Dallas Cowboys spring roster
IRVING, Texas – The pads won’t come on until training camp in a little over two months, but the Dallas Cowboys veterans and rookies inched closer with voluntary organized team activities (OTAs) getting underway today (Tuesday).
MARINELLI’S MAULERS & BALLERS: The Great “Chicken or Egg” Debate | Fast & Furious Front-Four Freak Formula | Building the Dallas Cowboys Texas-2 Defense | Promising Players & Prospects | 2015 NFL Draft primer
Editor: What came first … the chicken or the egg? When debating how to build a dominate defense in today’s NFL, this question comes to mind. What’s Rod Marinelli’s first priority … what must come first … the rushmen or the defensive backs? History shows us that a defense can succeed either way. But, the […]
SO LONG, COWBOY: Sun sets on Spencer’s career in Big D | Dallas defender to go marching on in The Big Easy | Anthony Spencer reunited with Rob Ryan
IRVING, Texas – When word got out that defensive lineman Ben Gardner had obtained Anthony Spencer’s jersey number for the upcoming offseason workouts, most assumed Spencer’s eight-year tenure with the Dallas Cowboys was over.
ARCHIVE | 2014 DALLAS COWBOYS DRAFT | NFL DRAFT 2014 Your 2014-2015 Dallas Cowboys picked with the Sweet 16th spot in the 2014 NFL Draft. The 2014 NFL Draft returned to prime time, with the first round taking place on: Thursday, May 8, followed by the 2-3 rounds on Friday, May 9. Final 4-7 rounds […]
2014 NFL WAIVER PICK-UP: Unclaimed DE Michael Sam joins Dallas Cowboys Practice Squad | NFL Pro Scouting Report | Sam’s comments from Valley Ranch | Team and Media Reaction | Dallas Radio Shows
Michael Sam: Going To Help The Team Any Way I Can | 4:00 | Michael Sam speaks with the media after today’s practice at Valley Ranch. (Watch | Listen) IRVING, Texas – Michael Sam’s NFL journey will continue in Dallas.
THE BOYS BAY-CITY BRAWL: Dallas Cowboys joint practice with Oakland Raiders gets physical, twice | Tony Romo fired up about team and upcoming Baltimore Ravens game
Watch the fight that breaks out between Cowboys and Raiders | :48 | A fight breaks out during joint practices between the Dallas Cowboys and Oakland Raiders. (Watch Video)
2014 COWBOYS CAMP COVERAGE: The Boys Are Back in pads | Claiborne and Williams tempers flair | Cross-Training in the trenches
Training Camp 1-on-1 Drills: Tempers flare between Claiborne & Williams | 12:33 | Day 1 of Dallas Cowboys in full pads, which brought out some heated battles between receivers vs. defensive backs. (Watch Video) First padded practice leads to first camp scuffle | 1:30 | Dallas Cowboys teammates Terrance Williams and Morris Claiborne separated. Both players, Jason […]
MEET MARINELLI’S MAULERS: Loss of DeMarcus Ware means relentless waves of Dallas Cowboys rushmen | 2014-2015 defensive trenches outlook | Seventeen DL-men remain | In-depth Analysis
IRVING, Texas – The Dallas Cowboys report to Oxnard for training camp in a few days (July 22). Several questions center around Rod Marinelli’s 2014-2015 Dallas Cowboys 4-3 defense … including: Where will the pass rush come from after the notable personnel changes this offseason?
IRVING, Texas – The Dallas Cowboys managed to get all nine draft picks signed a month before leaving for training camp.
THE BOYS ARE BACK TO WORK: Your pro scouting report on America’s Team | 2014 Dallas Cowboys OTA’s 05-28 Recap
Here’s your scouting report on the 2014 Dallas Cowboys Day 1 and Day 2 OTA’s …
COUNTDOWN TO THE OTA’S: Your 2014 Dallas Cowboys top defensive “Wave Rushers” starting to emerge | Dallas Cowboys Organized Team Activities 2014
IRVING, Texas — In my experience of working in personnel offices around the NFL this time of year, as a staff you are working hard to eliminate the unknowns for your squad. There are always going to be questions whether you have the numbers (see the current Dallas Cowboys roster) and depth to get you […]
2014 MINICAMP WRAP-UP: Dallas Cowboys rookie defensive linemen stand out | Aspiring offensive players to watch | Special Feature
The 2014 Dallas Cowboys Rookie Mini Camp has wrapped up and it’s time to look ahead to the Dallas Cowboys OTA workouts scheduled to begin next week. Here’s a look at the rookie class of defenders and offensive players to keep an eye on as the 2014-2015 Dallas Cowboys season transpires …
THE AMERICA’S TEAM DREAM: Jason Garrett’s 2014 rookie mini-camp Press Conference | First impressions of your aspiring Dallas Cowboys | Rookie minicamp scouting report
Jason Garrett – Rookie First Impressions | 16:23 | Jason Garrett speaks to the media LIVE from Valley Ranch after the first 2014 Dallas Cowboys rookie minicamp. (Watch | Listen)
THE BOYS ARE BACK: Dallas Cowboys 2014 rookie minicamp kicks off at Valley Ranch | First look at your new players | Watch team drills and practice
IRVING, Texas – It’s not exactly football season, but it feels that way to some extent at Valley Ranch. At least the newest of Dallas Cow ‘boys are back on the field today (Friday) for the start of a two-day rookie minicamp that includes the draft picks, undrafted free agents, and even a few workout […]
IRVING, Texas – Early in the draft, players are picked not only for their skills and talent, but also for their abilities to contribute early. Later in the draft, teams aren’t worried about roles as much and more concerned about acquiring players with traits that can be developed down the line. For the Dallas […]
VALLEY RANCH YOUTH MOVEMENT: Dallas Cowboys welcome 31 rookie draft picks & undrafted free agents | Full list of jersey numbers issued
IRVING, Texas – If it hadn’t felt real before, it must have started sinking in today. The hallways of Valley Ranch have been quiet for much of the past five months, but they sprang to life with players – many of whom had roughly 36 hours to process the realization of a lifelong dream. In […]
POST-DRAFT PRESS CONFERENCE: Jerry Jones and Jason Garrett’s final thoughts on the 2014 Dallas Cowboys Draft | NFL Draft 2014
Post-Draft Press Conference | Player Breakdowns | 32:38 | Dallas Cowboys executives close out the 2014 NFL Draft from Valley Ranch. (Watch | Listen) Linebacker Fits Anthony Hitchens primary job will be protecting the Dallas Cowboys middle linebacker investment. Owner/general manager Jerry Jones said he saw a player with size who could run in Hitchens, […]
ARCHIVE | 2014 Dallas Cowboys Roster 2014 (Active) 72 Frederick, Travis C 6-3 315 23 2 Wisconsin 39 Carr, Brandon CB 6-0 210 28 7 Grand Valley State 32 Scandrick, Orlando CB 5-10 195 27 7 Boise State 37 Spillman, C.J. DB 6-0 199 28 6 Marshall 26 Moore, Sterling DB 5-10 202 24 4 […]
Special thanks to loyal The Boys Are Back reader Donnie, who replied to this post DALLAS’ DREADED DEAD-MONEY DEALS with an interesting question: “My question is: Are we going to get a step-in, pass rusher this year, like a Greg Hardy? We can probably get him for cheap anyway, we dealt with worse people and […]
Trying to find future stars in the later rounds of the NFL Draft is a tough task, but if Scott Wright’s sleeper list is any indication, the Dallas Cowboys could have a head start on the competition. Wright composed a lengthy list of 95 potential sleepers in the 2013 draft class, and a pair of […]
Updated May 26, 2015 … 2015 Dallas Cowboys Roster 2015 (Current Active NFL Roster) . 72 Frederick, Travis C 24 3 Wisconsin 62 McDermott, Shane C 23 R Miami 39 Carr, Brandon CB 29 8 Grand Valley State 24 Claiborne, Morris CB 25 4 LSU 26 Patmon, Tyler CB 24 R Oklahoma State 29 Ross, Joel […]