This is the February 27, 2013 news archive. View today's Cowboys rumors and news.
Fans have become accustomed to seeing DeMarcus Ware lead the Cowboys in sacks. He often takes the lead in restructuring his contract as well. The Pro Bowl linebacker has moved money around for the third consecutive year to help the club carve out salary…Share Tweet
Cowboys give Dan Connor pay-cut ultimatumprofootballtalk.com Feb 27, 2013Teams that need to create salary-cap space are using two devices: a “restructuring” that moves cap dollars from this year to future years with no pay cut and a “restructuring” that shrinks the cap number in 2013 by paying the player less money.Share Tweet
Report: Multiple Cowboys candidates to have contracts reworkedprofootballtalk.com Feb 27, 2013A contract extension for quarterback Tony Romo would make a lot of sense for the Cowboys. He’s in the final year of his contract, and he has a $16.8 million salary-cap number for 2013. The two sides have talked about an extension that would provide boShare TweetJonathan Bales is a special contributor to SportsDayDFW.com. He’s the founder of The DC Times and writes for DallasCowboys.com and the New York Times. He’s also the author ofShare Tweet
For $6,999 you and a friend can go on vacation with the Dallas Cowboys CheerleadersIf you have $6,999 sitting around your house and you’ve been dreaming about spending a few days on vacation with the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, then you’re in luck. Fan Matthew Miller of Lewisville is photographed with Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader "roShare Tweet
No splashy solutions for CowboysESPN.com Feb 27, 2013We have a running Insider feature called "Offseason Playbook," and the latest one looks at the Dallas Cowboys. Gary Horton and Field Yates break down the team's offensive and defensive philosophies and biggest offseason needs, and it's a prett…Share Tweet
Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Could Star Lotulelei fall to the Cowboys?Jonathan Bales is a special contributor to SportsDayDFW.com. He’s the founder of The DC Times and writes for DallasCowboys.com and the New York Times. He’s also the author ofShare Tweet
Dallas Hot Button: The Jerry Jones QuestionFeb 27The burning question in this week's Dallas Hot button is: Will the Dallas Cowboys win another Super Bowl with Jerry Jones as the owner?
Jim Trotter: Denver Broncos 2013 Offseason PreviewFeb 27SI.com is laying out offseason road maps for all 32 teams as they start their journey for the Lombardi Trophy -- two teams per day, from the teams that need the most work to contend in 2013 to the ones that are in pretty good shape. See them all.
Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 2.0Feb 27We told you this year's draft was one of those exception-to-rule affairs, and the just-completed NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis seemed to confirm it. To wit:
Detroit Lions now $5M under cap with reworked dealsFeb 27Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola and wide receiver Nate Burleson accepted combined pay cuts of $5.55 million to help the Lions get under the salary cap.
Source: 49ers agree to trade Smith to ChiefsFeb 27The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to trade quarterback Alex Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs, league sources confirmed to ESPN.