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2015-2016 DALLAS COWBOYS: ROSTER ROUNDUP N REVIEW | First-Week Free Agency Frenzy | NFL Salary Cap reset | Diamond Dez Bryant & Cole Beasley | Keith Rivers | Doug Free & Jeremy Parnell | Dwayne Harris | Justin Durant & Bruce Carter | Jed Collins | Henry Melton

2013 COWBOYS INJURY UPDATE: Dwayne Harris questionable, but wants to take Soldier Field

IRVING, Texas – The Dallas Cowboys could get their top returner and coverage player back for Monday night’s matchup against the Chicago Bears. Dwayne Harris described himself as questionable for the game with a hamstring injury he sustained against the Giants, but he’s running routes and doing sprints and hopes he can be ready to […]

NFC PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Dwayne Harris earns his second special teams award

In the least suspenseful announcement of the week so far, Dallas Cowboys kick returner Dwayne Harris was named NFC special teams player of the week. It is the second time this year and the third time in his career that Harris has won the award. The third-year receiver had an 86-yard punt return for a […]

DALLAS COWBOY HONORED: Dwayne Harris named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week

IRVING, Texas – Dwayne Harris was named the NFC Special Teams Player of the Week for the second time in his career after his performance against the New York Giants in the opener. Most of Harris’ contributions throughout his career on special teams have come as a return man, but Harris led all players with […]

RISING STAR: Dwayne Harris emerging as a playmaker on special teams and offense

Dallas Cowboys punt returner Dwayne Harris has made major contributions since taking over that role from Dez Bryant on Nov. 4 against Atlanta. Heading into Sunday’s game against New Orleans, Harris has averaged 13.9 yards per return, including a 78-yarder for a touchdown against Philadelphia and three additional efforts of 20 or more yards against […]

COWBOY RAMS THE RAMS: Dwayne Harris uses practice drill to split defense on second touchdown (SEE VIDEO)

Who says the monotonous drills you use in practice don’t come into play during games? Look no further than Dwayne Harris’ 38-yard touchdown reception against the Rams as proof that practice drills certainly do help. Harris caught a cross route over the middle and as he neared the sideline, instead of going out of bounds, […]

THIRD RECEIVER RACE: Dwayne Harris takes lead, but Romo cites progress with all young WRs

In the Dallas Cowboys’ third pre-season game, yet another candidate stepped up to make his case in the race to become the team’s third receiver. But Saturday’s case made by Dwayne Harris, which included a pair of long-distance touchdown receptions from quarterback Tony Romo, resounded louder than anything seen previously in the pre-season by other […]

WIDE RECEIVER ROSTER RACE: Dwayne Harris, better versed in playbook, expects tough competition in training camp

Dwayne "Hairy” Harris said he expects a tough competition for the receiver spots in training camp. The second-year receiver, a sixth-round pick out of East Carolina a year ago, is in the running with Kevin Ogletree, Andre Holmes, Raymond Radway and Danny Coale, at a minimum, for the third, fourth and fifth receiver spots, if […]

SPECIAL TEAMS: Dwayne Harris sparks kick return game

Star-Telegram/Ron Jenkins Dallas Cowboys rookie wide receiver Dwayne Harris. IRVING, Texas — To say the Cowboys’ kickoff return game has been a struggle in 2011 would be kind. It’s been bad, as in ranked 23rd in the league before Saturday’s game against Philadelphia. But maybe the return of rookie wide receiver Dwayne Harris to the […]

NEXT MAN UP: Dwayne Harris’ hamstring injury could give Owusu-Ansah a chance

The Cowboys’ plan to promote practice squad receiver Dwayne Harris to the active roster for Sunday’s game against the Bills hit a snag when he suffered a hamstring injury in Thursday’s practice. Now with Harris ailing, the Cowboys are considering giving Akwasi Owusu-Ansah the promotion instead. The Cowboys need another receiver on the roster because […]

ROSTER MOVES: Cowboys release WR Dwayne Harris, sign veteran guard Daniel Loper

The Cowboys let the trade deadline come and go without making any deals on Tuesday but it didn’t stop them making a few roster moves. After putting guard Bill Nagy on the injured reserve and signing guard Montrae Holland earlier in the day, the Cowboys ended the say by releasing rookie receiver Dwayne Harris and signing veteran guard […]

Dallas Cowboys considering Dwayne Harris for kick returns also

IRVING — When the Cowboys released Bryan McCann it meant Dwayne Hairy-Harris and quite possibly Demarco Murray could get moved to kick returns. Harris, a sixth-round pick from East Carolina, has returned kicks and punts in college. In the NFL, Harris has four punt returns for 42 yards with no touchdowns. He has yet to […]

OFFENSIVE SNAPS: Hairy (Dwayne) Harris and Cole Beasley playing more

IRVING – A look at the snaps played by Dallas Cowboys’ offensive players in the team’s 23-20 overtime win over the Cleveland Browns, while analyzing what it means: RG Mackenzy Bernadeau: 90 of 90 LG Nate Livings: 90 of 90 QB Tony Romo: 90 of 90 RT Doug Free: 90 of 90 RG Derrick Dockery: […]

MOVIN’ ON UP: Hairy (Dwayne) Harris ready for No. 3 role

IRVING, Texas – With Kevin Ogletree missing his second straight day of practice because of a concussion suffered Sunday, the Cowboys could be looking at Dwayne Harris as their No. 3 wide receiver against Washington. In the last three games Harris has made difference-making plays in the punt return game and against Cleveland he caught […]

RETURNER RETURNS: Dwayne (Hairy) Harris goes unclaimed, practice squad bound

Dwayne (Harry) Harris A day after he was let go to make room for offensive lineman Daniel Loper, the Cowboys were pleased to find out that sixth-round rookie wide receiver Dwayne Harris passed through waivers without being claimed. He is expected to join the Cowboys’ practice squad, which already has an open spot after tight […]

RANDOM GAMEDAY NOTES: Miles Austin relieved by Harris; OG rotation; Spencer still on hold; and more

ARLINGTON, Texas – The announcement in the AT&T Stadium press box momentarily hushed the crowd – Miles Austin had left the game against St. Louis with hamstring problems. Austin had a quiet afternoon before aggravating his legs on a deep route in the third quarter. He came away with two catches for 22 yards. The […]

DALLAS COWBOYS NO. 3 RECEIVER CANDIDATES: Ogletree, Holmes, Radway, Harris, and Coale

GETTING TO KNOW THE COWBOYS’ NO. 3 RECEIVER CANDIDATES: When Laurent Robinson (pictured) left Dallas for the East Coast, he took one of the feel-good stories of the Cowboys’ 2011 season with him. Robinson came out of nowhere to post career numbers with Dallas, filling a No. 3 receiver role that looked like a major […]

ROSTER MOVES: Kitna | Harris | Greisen

Time finally has run out on Jon Kitna. His season has ended on injured reserve, and his career could be finished, too. Kitna has had a back injury that has kept him out the past four weeks. Dallas had hoped that he would return before the end of the season. Kitna, 39, had contemplated retirement […]

ROSTER IMPACT: Return game changed with Harris released

The Cowboys will have a few changes in the return game this week, thanks to the release of rookie wide receiver Dwayne Harris, who was let go on Tuesday. Harris led the team in both kickoff and punt returns, which makes the decision somewhat surprising. One of the players whose future seemed shaky was wide […]

Harris’ OT punt return helped Dallas Cowboys last week, and JG has hopes for him

Rookie Dwayne ‘Hairy’ Harris said he tries to get a first down on every punt return. That is, make at least 10 yards. So far, so good. He’s averaged 10.5 yards on four in the first two games. His 11-yard return last week in overtime got the ball outside the 20-yard line. The Cowboys started […]

BOYS BYE-WEEK BOUNCE BACK: Dallas Cowboys vs. New York Giants in week #7 division rematch | Dez out, Cassel confident | Your 2015 Dallas Cowboys gameday resources

GAMEDAY RESOURCES: Trackers and Scoreboards View NFL | Dallas Cowboys game stats and scores online while you watch or listen to the game. Click HERE to choose from a list of popular online game trackers. GAMEDAY RESOURCES: Sounds of the game Listen to the “Voice of the Dallas Cowboys” Brad Sham on KRLD-FM 105.3 The […]

APPEALS, DEALS & POTENTIAL STEALS: Kraken Packin–Upcoming Greg Hardy appeal | Dallas Cowboys sign another former first-rounder | Scandrick smiling again | Pro Scouting Report–A. J. Jenkins | Silver and Blue linings

IRVING, Texas – Greg Hardy is on hand for the start of the Dallas Cowboys OTAs, but he’ll be absent Thursday when he heads to Washington D.C. for the appeal of his 10-game suspension. 

DALLAS COWBOYS DRAFT BOARD: Eighty-Two Team-Screened NFL Draft Prospects | Dallas Cowboys War-Room Cheatsheet | 2015 Dallas Cowboys Draft Primer

It cannot be said that The Boys Are Back readers aren’t prepared for the 2015 Dallas Cowboys draft! Ever since the catch, that wasn’t ruled a catch, we’ve been looking towards the 2015 re-tooling.  

2011 Dallas Cowboys Draft

ARCHIVE | 2011 DALLAS COWBOYS DRAFT | NFL DRAFT 2011 1st Round, 9th Pick (9th Overall) OT Tyron Smith, USC 2nd Round, 8th Pick (40th Overall) LB Bruce Carter, North Carolina 3rd Round, 7th Pick (71st Overall) RB DeMarco Murray, Oklahoma 4th Round, 13th Pick (110th Overall) OL David Arkin, Missouri St. 5th Round, 12th Pick […]