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NFL COACHES CAROUSEL: Dallas Cowboys TE coach Wes Phillips joins Washington Redskins

IRVING, Texas – The Dallas Cowboys have lost another coach. Tight ends coach Wes Phillips is heading to the Redskins after meeting with the club in Washington on Thursday. Club officials at Valley Ranch have confirmed Phillips is leaving. Phillips even changed his Facebook profile picture to a Washington Redskins logo. Phillips joined the Cowboys […]

COACHES ROSTER: Wes Phillips will coach tight ends; Pollack to assist with offensive line

The Dallas Cowboys announced today (Tuesday) that Wes Phillips will coach tight ends next season after spending the last two seasons as the offensive line assistant. Phillips, son of Houston Texans defensive coordinator and former Cowboys head coach Wade Phillips, has been with the Cowboys since 2007. The club also announced the hiring of Frank […]

MEET YOUR NEWEST DALLAS COWBOYS: Scouting Reports on both new defensive linemen | McClain is a mountain | Mincey is versatile | Free Agents signed

Terrell McClain | Defensive Tackle, South Florida | Height/Weight: 6-2/291 Drafted: Third round, No. 65 overall, 2011 NFL Draft by Carolina Games Studied: 2013 Seattle, San Francisco, New England and Denver McClain lined up as a nose tackle in the Texans’ 3-4 defensive scheme last season, but I think he is a much better fit […]

DALLAS COWBOYS COACHES ROSTER: Jerry Jones moving forward with both coordinators in 2014 | Jason Garrett focusing on filling empty coaching staff positions

MOBILE, Ala. – The Dallas Cowboys coaching staff roaming the sidelines at the Senior Bowl will look familiar. Team owner/general manager Jerry Jones said nothing has changed with his coordinators and “there’s nothing there at all” regarding potential changes. He added that he plans on all the coaches still under contract staying aboard. “The status […]

PRYING EYES IN THE SKY: Communication tweaked in the Dallas Cowboys offense by Wade Wilson elevation

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — For all the discussions regarding Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett’s move to relay the offensive plays to quarterback Tony Romo for Sunday’s game against the New York Giants, it was all about improving communication and reiterating the value of quarterbacks coach Wade Wilson. This season when Bill Callahan took over the […]

THE ONE-TWO PUNCH: Young Gavin Escobar and James Hanna gives the Dallas Cowboys multiple two-tight end offensive packages

Gavin Escobar, one of the best receiving tight ends in college football the past two seasons, joins Jason Witten and James Hanna in the tight ends room. All Witten did was set the single-season record for receptions by a tight end in league history. So are there enough balls to go around? “I’m just ready […]

DALLAS COWBOYS 2013 ROOKIE CAMP: Coaching staff gives first impressions

IRVING, Texas – Evaluating football players in live action can be difficult enough. But seeing how they perform in shorts, jerseys and helmets in their first professional practice is something left up to the coaching staff. The Cowboys opened the rookie minicamp Friday at Valley Ranch, featuring about 45 players from rookie draft picks, undrafted […]

DON’T KILL THE MESSENGER: It’s about execution, not who’s calling the plays

Jason Garrett might give up play-calling duties to Bill Callahan. Then, again, maybe he won’t. Both Garrett and Callahan spoke to the media this week, but it remains a mystery about who will actually call the plays for the 2013-2014 Dallas Cowboys. Dallas tight end Jason Witten said it’s not about who calls the plays, […]

SCOUT TEAM SUCCESS STORY: Dallas Cowboys tight end James Hanna emerged thanks to Kyle Orton

James Hanna began to deliver on the Dallas Cowboys’ investment in him late last season, and one person they can thank is backup quarterback Kyle Orton. He stayed on the rookie tight end’s case, and it paid off, said new tight ends coach Wes Phillips. “People saw the end result where he started making plays, […]

COACHES ROSTER SET: Jason Garrett introduces his finalized coaching staff; discusses new hires

IRVING, Texas – In his first press conference since the end of the regular season, Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett tried to use the setting to discuss the new faces on his coaching staff. While he was able to do that, the focus shifted quickly to the issue of play-calling and the possible change […]

OFFSEASON EVALUATION: Jason Garrett and the Dallas Cowboys offense continues to evolve

Jason Garrett likes where the Cowboys are offensively, but he also thinks they can be even better. The Dallas Cowboys coach said they have evaluated the offense over the past six seasons since he arrived in Dallas as offensive coordinator. The past six seasons combined, the Cowboys rank fourth in total offense (370.7 yards per […]

COACHES ROSTER: Despite reports, WR coach among positions still not filled by Dallas Cowboys

IRVING, Texas – The Dallas Cowboys still have some spots on the coaching staff to fill and despite published reports Saturday night, it appears wide receiver coach is still one of them. The team has indeed interviewed several candidates, including former Tennessee head coach Derek Dooley, who had reportedly agreed to take the job. But […]

COACHES ROSTER: Derek Dooley expected to become new Dallas Cowboys wide receivers coach

IRVING, Texas – Former University of Tennessee head coach Derek Dooley is set to join the Cowboys’ staff as the new receivers coach, according to multiple sources. Dooley, who was a position coach alongside Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett for two years with the Dolphins, will reportedly get the job after interviewing with Garrett. Dooley […]

COACHES ROSTER: Meet the 2013-14 Dallas Cowboys coaching staff

There have been a number of changes in the Dallas Cowboys coaching staff over the offseason. Here’s an updated list of the assistant coaches and links for more detailed information on each of them. This page will be updated if any other changes are made. DALLAS COWBOYS HEAD COACH Jason Garrett Jason Garrett was named […]

HAPPY TRAILS: John Garrett is headed to Tampa Bay as new WRs coach

Dallas Cowboys tight ends coach John Garrett has accepted a job to become the Tampa Bay Buccaneers new receivers coach. Garrett worked in Dallas for six seasons, arriving when his brother, Jason Garrett, became offensive coordinator. John Garrett added the title of passing game coordinator to his title in 2011. “I’m really excited about this […]

GEARED UP WIDE RECEIVER: Anthony Armstrong is back home with the Dallas Cowboys

IRVING — Former Carrollton Newman Smith receiver Anthony Armstrong said Monday it feels good to be back home and playing for the Cowboys. The Cowboys released wide receiver Andre Holmes and signed Armstrong to fill the roster spot. Armstrong immediately becomes the Cowboys’ fastest player. Armstrong was asked Monday what’s the fastest 40-yard dash time […]

COACHES ROSTER: Meet the 2013-14 Dallas Cowboys coaching staff

There have been a number of changes in the Dallas Cowboys coaching staff over the past few years. Here’s an updated list of the assistant coaches and links for more detailed information on each of them. DALLAS COWBOYS HEAD COACH Jason Garrett Jason Garrett was named the eighth head coach in Dallas Cowboys history on […]

DRAFT CHATTER: Despite FA signings, guard remains focus

Free agency is tended to address needs heading into the draft. The Cowboys have done that at the guard position – signing Mackenzy Bernadeau and Nate Livings to a pair of contracts that at least suggests those two guys will be the starting guards when OTAs and mini-camps begin this summer. That’s even more of […]

Dallas Cowboys 2012 coaching staff nears completion

Running backs coach Skip Peete, whose contract was set to expire at the end of the 2011 league year, has signed a new two-year deal. Assistant offensive line coach Wes Phillips and offensive quality control/wide receivers coach Keith O’Quinn also will return with new deals. The Cowboys introduced their two new coaches — secondary coach […]

COACHING SHAKE UP: Hudson Houck expected to be replaced by Bill Callahan

With the contracts of six coaches expiring after the season, staff changes are definitely expected. And it appears one of the biggest could be on the offensive line, where longtime coach Hudson Houck is reportedly not returning to the club in 2012. Houck, who has 28 years of NFL coaching experience, including two different stints […]

SPOTLIGHT: Jerry Jones – Dallas Cowboys owner, general manager

Jerral “Jerry” Wayne Jones (born October 13, 1942) is the owner and general manager of the NFL team, the Dallas Cowboys. Early life Jerry Jones was born in Los Angeles, California. His family moved to North Little Rock, Arkansas when he was an infant. Jones was a star running back at North Little Rock High […]

Jason Garrett: Wednesday – Media Day interview

Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett spoke with media members on Wednesday. Garrett commented on cornerback Terence Newman, inside linebacker Sean Lee and reserve wide receiver Kevin Ogletree. Here are the topics and his responses. On whether Terence Newman is still on target for returning from his injury: “We believe he’s on target. The rehab for all of […]

Coaches & Executives

HEAD COACH Jason Garrett Jason Garrett was named the eighth head coach in Dallas Cowboys history on January 5, 2011. Garrett, who played for or worked alongside four of his predecessors, became the first former Dallas Cowboys player to become the team’s head coach. EXECUTIVES Jerry Jones, Owner, President and General Manager In one of […]

DALLAS COWBOYS DRAFT PRIMER: Your 2015 NFL Draft Day Primer | Top-350 eligible NFL Draft Prospects 2015 | NFL draft class of 2015

There are 1000 prospects eligible for the 2015 NFL Draft. Of those, 256 will be taken in the 7-round draft, including the 32 NFL compensatory picks granted to respective clubs. Out of 1000 players, 350 of them have a ‘draft grade’ assessment and ranking.