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With O-line a mess, Cowboys’ Jerry Jones must find a walk-in starter in NFL Draft
Tyron Smith, left, is the only offensive linement the Cowboys have drafted in the first round during the Jerry Jones era. That needs to change this year, writes David Moore. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)Upvote Share Tweet
With Felix Jones no longer on the roster the Dallas Cowboys need to add depth at running back. Featured back DeMarco Murray has had trouble staying healthy for an entire 16-game season, playing in 13 games as a rookie and 10 last season. Since the Cowbo…Upvote Share TweetHere’s a sampling of some of our writers’ best answers to readers’ chat questions: Tim Cowlishaw Rick GosselinUpvote Share TweetMock drafts Rainer Sabin’s mock draft | Jonathan Bales’ Cowboys-only mock SportsDay’s draft … [visit site to read more]Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys’ Jerry Jones offers $100,000 donation to West recovery effortARLINGTON, Texas - A charity operated by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has donated $100,000 for recovery efforts after a deadly fertilizer plant explosion in Texas. The Cowboys on Wednesday announced the donation from the Gene and Jerry Jones FamilyUpvote Share TweetDallas Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones didn’t get in many words during Monday’s pre-draft press conference at Valley Ranch. His father did the majority of the talking. On Tuesday, Jones had an opportunity to get a little more in-depth wUpvote Share Tweet
NFL Draft could provide Dallas Cowboys with playmaking safety they desperately needMonte Kiffin's Tampa 2 defense requires the sort of playmaking safety that the Cowboys don't currently have. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)Upvote Share Tweet
New scheme, aging personnel mean Dallas Cowboys must make defensive line a priority in NFL DraftEven with DeMarcus Ware still around to terrorize opposing offenses, the Cowboys must make the defensive line a priority in the draft, writes Rainer Sabin. (Michael Ainsworth/The Dallas Morning News)Upvote Share Tweet
Inside the Cowboys 2013 NFL Draft war roomApr 24Charley Casserly and Scott Pioli take you inside the Dallas Cowboys war room and discuss all the 2013 NFL Draft possibilities for "America's Team."
What is the Dallas Cowboys' Plan B?Apr 24NFL reporter Randy Moss discusses what the Dallas Cowboys will do if their main targets are taken. In an attempt to fix their run game will they draft Alabama running back Eddie Lacy with the eighteenth overall pick?
Clayton: Thrill of skill positions will wait in draftApr 24Tackles and guards will take precedence over skill positions early in the draft, writes John Clayton.
Peter King: My 2013 Mock DraftApr 24I say it every year, but this time I really mean it: There'll be a mad dash to trade down from the top. There's no Andrew Luck superstar to froth over, but there's good depth from 10 to 50. Here's how Round 1 will play out. (Editor's Note: NFL Draft Liv…