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Cowboys 2016 Draft Recap: No Trades May Have Been Best Deal For Dallas
Had the team made any of the moves they were rumored to be considering, they could have wound up regretting them. Jerry Jones loves to wheel and deal. Trading is in his blood, and he has made many notable moves involving draft picks. The r...
Cowboys 2016 Draft: Breaking Down Charles Tapper's Game Film
Taking a look at the Dallas Cowboys' fourth-round pick Charles Tapper. [Editor's Note: Heavy GIFs coming, have patience if your page load is slow]
Suspensions to Randy Gregory and DeMarcus Lawrence signaled that the Dallas Cowboys were go...
Cowboys 2016 Draft: How The Depth Chart Stacks Up Post Draft
The draft is over and the UDFAs are starting to sign up. Here's a look at the depth cart is shaking out so far. Well that's it everybody. The NFL Draft is over for another year. The draft picks are in and the teams are burning up the phone...
Cowboys 2016 Draft: Breaking Down Maliek Collins' Game Film
Taking a look at the Dallas Cowboys' third-round pick Maliek Collins. [Editor's Note: Heavy GIFs coming, have patience if your page load is slow]
After years of passing on talented defensive tackles, the Dallas Cowboys seemed to have chan...
2016 NFL Draft Grades: Jaylon Smith and Dak Prescott Are The Keys To Cowboys Draft
A look at the first draft grades published over the last few hours, and how the NFC East teams graded out. Arbitrary draft "grades" right after the draft may be one of the silliest rituals the NFL has produced. The silliest? Complaining ab...
Cowboys News: Is Dak Prescott The Legitimate Heir To Tony Romo In Dallas?
Latest Cowboys headlines: Cowboys draft potential Romo heir in Dak Prescott; Cowboys looking more to future in draft even after 4-12 year; Cowboys Draft Day 3 Recap.
Lots of comps for Dak Prescott to
Cowboys Draft Day 3 Recap: Dallas Gets A Quarterback And A Power Forward
With six picks, the Cowboys addressed some serious needs and took one very interesting project. After some blockbuster picks the first couple of days, the third and final day of the 2016 NFL Draft was much quieter for the
Cowboys 2016 Draft: Breaking Down Jaylon Smith's Game Film
Taking a look at the Dallas Cowboys' second-round pick Jaylon Smith. [Editor's Note: Heavy GIFs coming, have patience if your page load is slow]
When the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft ended, the Dallas Cowboys were in prime position t...
Looking At Dallas Cowboys Sixth-Round Draft Pick, TE Rico Gathers
With their final pick of the 2016 draft, the Dallas Cowboys selected Rico Gathers, tight end, Baylor University. Dallas has a history of using draft picks on athletes from other sports like Hall of Famers Bob Hayes and Rayfield Wright, and ...
2016 NFL Draft: Dallas Cowboys Undrafted Free Agent Signings Tracker
As the draft winds down, the next stage of talent acquisition gets into high gear, as teams start to chase down the remaining players they had draftable grades on. The Cowboys had nine undrafted free agents on ...
Cowboys 2016 Draft Picks: Scouting Report On Sixth-Rounder Darius Jackson
A scouting report on the Cowboys sixth round selection, Eastern Michigan RB, Darius Jackson. The Cowboys didn't draft a running back in the 2015 draft, so to make up for it -€” they drafted two in 2016. After...
Scouting Report On Dallas Cowboys Sixth-Round Pick Kavon Frazier
With the 212th pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Dallas Cowboys selected Kavon Frazier, safety, Central Michigan. He was 2nd team all-conference and led his team in tackles with 108, earning Defensive Player of the Week honors for a 13 tackle...
Cowboys Select Baylor Basketball Player Rico Gathers As A Tight End
Rico Gathers was a star forward for four years at Baylor, and is now looking to make his mark in the NFL with the Dallas Cowboys. The Dallas Cowboys have used their final pick of the 2016 NFL draft on tight end Rico Gathers. With Gavin Es...
The Dallas Cowboys Select Darius Jackson In The Sixth Round Of The 2016 NFL Draft
The third pick for Dallas in the sixth round is in. The Dallas Cowboys used their third pick in the sixth round to select Darius Jackson, a running back out of Eastern Michigan. This is a little bit of a surprising pick for Dallas conside...
Dallas Cowboys Select Safety Kavon Frazier In The Sixth Round Of The 2016 NFL Draft
The Cowboys select a potential successor for Barry Church. The Dallas Cowboys have used the second of their four sixth-round picks on strong saftey Kavon Frazier out of Central Michigan.
Frazier is a reliable run defender, but what Frazie...
Cowboys 2016 Draft Picks: Scouting Report On Sixth-Rounder Anthony Brown
A scouting report on the Cowboys sixth-round selection, Purdue CB, Anthony Brown. The Cowboys finally addressed the secondary by selecting a cornerback from Purdue, Anthony Brown. Bryan Broaddus had a third-round ...
The Dallas Cowboys Select Anthony Brown In The Sixth Round Of The 2016 NFL Draft
The first pick for Dallas in the sixth round is in. The Dallas Cowboys have used the first of their four sixth-round picks on Anthony Brown, a cornerback out of Purdue. Many experts and fans had been waiting for the Cowboys to address the...
Cowboys 2016 Draft Picks: Scouting Report On Fourth-Rounder Dak Prescott
A scouting report on the Cowboys fourth round selection, Mississippi State QB, Dak Prescott. The Cowboys finally got themselves a quarterback. While the selection of Mississippi State's Dak Prescott doesn't...
The Dallas Cowboys Select Dak Prescott In The Fourth Round Of The 2016 NFL Draft
The Cowboys first compensatory pick is in. The Dallas Cowboys finally drafted a quarterback. With their second of two picks in the fourth round they took Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott. It has been a hot topic all offseason fo...
Cowboys 2016 Draft Picks: Scouting Report On Fourth-Rounder DE Charles Tapper
A scouting report on the Cowboys third round selection, Oklahoma DE, Charles Tapper. With the selection of Charles Tapper, the Cowboys were able to throw another resource at their most pressing need -€”...
The Dallas Cowboys Select Charles Tapper In The Fourth Round Of The 2016 NFL Draft
The first of their two fourth-round picks is in. The Dallas Cowboys finally decided to grab a defensive end in the 2016 draft, picking up Charles Tapper from Oklahoma. The Cowboys pass rush has been an issue for a few years, they hope thi...
NFL Draft 2016: Live Thread For Day Three Of The Draft
The last day of the draft is here. What will the Dallas Cowboys do today? They've already banked three draft picks: Ezekiel Elliott (RB), Jaylon Smith (LB) and Maliek Collins (DT). Of course the big stunner was the drafting of Smith who i...
Assessing The Dallas Cowboy Needs On Day Three Of The 2016 Draft
As the Cowboys make their picks, we go once more into the breech. The Dallas Cowboys have stood pat and held on to their picks, drafting at the top of each of three rounds. they have gotten their man at every tur...
Cowboys 2016 Draft: The Cowboys Add Two To The Defensive Side Of The Depth Chart
The Cowboys shook up the draft by taking Jaylon Smith in the second, then added defensive line depth with Maleik Collins in the third. Another day, another shocking turn of events in the NFL Draft. This time it was our very own Dallas Cowb...
Five Thoughts On The Cowboys First Three Rounds Of The 2016 Draft
Here are five things on my mind as the first three rounds of the draft have come to a close. With the first three rounds of the 2016 NFL Draft in the books, a lot of crazy things have happened. Here are my thoughts on what's gon...
NFL Draft 2016: 12 Best Available Players Left For Day Three
Who are the 12 best players left on day three of the 2016 NFL Draft, and will the Cowboys grab some of them with their six remaining picks? CHICAGO, IL - Is my name Vince McMahon? It just feels like Stone Cold Steve Austin just gave me a s...
2016 NFL Draft Second-Day Grades: Cowboys Gamble On Greatness With Jaylon Smith Pick
A review of the draft grades the Cowboys have received so far for their second-day picks. We quick look at some of the media grades that have come in so far for the Cowboys picks yesterday.
Cowboys News: Cowboys Grab Jaylon Smith Away From Patriots; Still Took Big Risk
Latest Cowboys headlines: Patriots were going to take Jaylon Smith if Cowboys didn't; why the Cowboys will consistently side with offense over defense; can current pass rush "hold the fort"?
Recapping Day Two Of The Cowboys 2016 Draft: WHOA!
The Cowboys kicked off things with a move no one saw coming in the second round, then got some more help for the interior of the defensive line in the third. On day one of the NFL Draft, the
Cowboys 2016 Draft Picks: Scouting Report On Third Rounder Maliek Collins
A scouting report on the Cowboys third round selection, Nebraska DT, Maliek Collins It took them until pick 67, but the Dallas Cowboys finally addressed the defensive line. The team just bolstered their interior ...
NFL Draft 2016: Live Thread II For Day 2
The Cowboys should be done with picks for tonight. It certainly was an interesting day of the draft for Dallas. Most observers felt sure Dallas would be looking at a defensive end, but they didn't get one in either round two or round three....
The Dallas Cowboys Select Maliek Collins In the Third Round Of The 2016 NFL Draft
The pick is in. With the 67th pick in the 2016 NFL draft, the Dallas Cowboys selected defensvie tackle Maliek Collins out of Nebraska. He's definitely an interior lineman, a large player at 311 pounds. The Cowboys have decided to fortify t...
Film Room Breakdown Of Cowboys Draft Pick Jaylon Smith
Check out what Jaylon Smith may look like in Dallas. So the Dallas Cowboys shocked everyone by grabbing Jaylon Smith in the second round of the 2016 draft. Most projections had him maybe going somewhere in the third round, but Jerry Jones...
Cowboys 2016 Draft: Did Dallas Make The Right Call In Drafting Jaylon Smith?
A scouting report on the Cowboys second round selection, Notre Dame LB Jaylon Smith. The Cowboys ignored the upcoming season's biggest needs and selected a player they feel is the best player on the board in the se...
The Dallas Cowboys Select Jaylon Smith In The Second Round Of The 2016 NFL Draft
In a surprise pick, the Dallas Cowboys selected Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith with the #34 pick, the third pick of the second round. Smith was a top five type talent that fell down the board after a gruesome knee injury put his career ...
NFL Draft 2016: Live Thread For The Second Round, Cowboys Pick At #34
More draft! The second round of the 2016 NFL Draft is about to get underway. Yesterday the Cowboys drafted Ezekiel Elliott with the fourth pick overall. The pick of the running back over Jalen Ramsey was a tough call, but the Cowboys brass...
Cowboys 2016 Draft: Getting To Know Second-Round Target DE Emmanuel Ogbah
Emmanuel Ogbah has emerged as a top option for the Cowboys in the second round. A few hours ago, Ian Rapoport reported that the Dallas Cowboys were in talks with the Cleveland Browns to acquire the 32nd overall pick, which is the first pic...
"As if we needed more reasons to hate the Cowboys..." - Rival Fans React To Ezekiel Elliott Pick
Savor last night's draft result as you read through what other fans had to say as they watched the Dallas Cowboys pick Ezekiel Elliott. On April 28, 2015 at 8:38 PM EDT, NFL Network announced that the Dallas Cowboys selected running back E...
Cowboys 2016 Draft: Reassessing Dallas' Needs Going Into Day Two Of The Draft
Now that the first-round selection is in the books, what are the priorities for rounds two and three? With basically their choice of every player in the draft, the Dallas Cowboys chose to add
Report: Cowboys Looking To Trade Up To Pick 32 In Second Round For A Pass-Rusher
It's been reported that the Dallas Cowboys are looking to trade up to 32 to acquire a pass-rusher. After selecting Ezekiel Elliott in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, the Dallas Cowboys could be looking to make yet another splash mov...
Cowboys 2016 Draft: How The Ezekiel Elliot Pick Affects The Depth Chart
A look at how Zeke fits in with the current Cowboys roster, and how picking a running back in the first rounds will effect the rest of the depth chart. That was certainly an interesting first round in the 2016 NFL draft. There were plenty ...
Cowboys 2016 Draft: Breaking Down Ezekiel Elliott's Game Film
Taking a look at the Dallas Cowboys' first-round pick Ezekiel Elliott. [Editor's Note: Heavy GIFs coming, have patience if your page load is slow]
When Joey Bosa was selected by the San Diego Chargers with the third-overall pick in the 20...
BTB Cowboys Podcast: Recapping Round One Of The 2016 NFL Draft
In this episode of the BTB Podcast, Landon and Joey break down the Ezekiel Elliott pick as well as the rest of what was a wild first round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Click the play button for Cowboys Goodness.
Dallas Cowboys Draft 2016: Best Of What's Left For Cowboys In Second Round, Third Round
As we move ahead to second and third rounds today, who are the best players available to the Cowboys i? CHICAGO, IL -The Dallas Cowboys started this process by taking perhaps the biggest immediate impact in ...
NFL Draft Grades: "The winners of the night are ... the Dallas Cowboys."
A review of the draft grades the Cowboys have received so far for their first-round pick. Grading a draft a mere hours after after the last pick is generally frowned on by the more hardcore football fan who knows that drafts can't really b...
Cowboys News & Notes: Elliott Makes Cowboys Offense More Dangerous Immediately
NFL Christmas is underway and Jason Garrett has opened his first present. 2016 NFL Draft: The winners of the night are ... the Dallas Cowboys - Adam Schein, NFL...