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Cowboys scouting department gets new look Updated Jun 14, 2013
The coaching staff isn’t the only department that has a different look for the Cowboys. The organizational chart of the scouting department is about to change, sources said. Will McClay, who is entering his 11th season with the club, will receive a prom
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  • Cowboys stockpile tight ends; is there room on roster for FB Lawrence Vickers? Jun 14, 2013
    The Cowboys spent the off-season stocking up on tight ends, signing three and drafting another, Gavin Escobar, with a second-round pick. The Cowboys used a second-round draft pick on tight end Gavin Escobar. (Vernon Bryant / The Dallas Morning News)
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  • Cowboys didn’t miss a beat with backup QB Kyle Orton getting first-team reps Jun 14, 2013
    Last season, Kyle Orton floated in the background, spending his time on the sidelines as the dutiful backup to Tony Romo. Cowboys backup quarterback Kyle Orton (Michael Ainsworth / The Dallas Morning News)
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  • New linebacker Justin Durant leading race to start with Sean Lee, Bruce Carter Jun 14, 2013
    IRVING — Free agent addition Justin Durant appears to have taken the lead in the race for the Cowboys’ starting strong-side linebacker job in their new 4-3 defense. Cowboys linebacker Justin Durant (right) . (Michael Ainsworth/The Dallas Morning News)
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  • Cowboys’ top pick, Travis Frederick, on track to be starting center Jun 14, 2013
    IRVING — Coach Jason Garrett was roaming the halls of Cowboys team headquarters at Valley Ranch on Thursday after the final off-season practice when he crossed paths with first-round pick Travis Frederick. Cowboys center Travis Frederick (Brad Loper / T
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  • Eyes formation: Cowboys’ Gary Brown wants backs making right reads Jun 14, 2013
    Drills have taken on a different look with so many new faces on the coaching staff. One of the more interesting belongs to Gary Brown. Cowboys running backs coach Gary Brown (second from left) (Michael Ainsworth / Dallas Morning News)
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  • Josh Brent won’t play in 2013; why is he still on the Cowboys’ roster? Jun 14, 2013
    Josh Brent will not play for the Cowboys in 2013. So why is he still on the roster? Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent (Getty Images)
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  • Cowboys LB Sean Lee tantalizes in practice

    The subtitle of Todd Archer's final review of Dallas Cowboys minicamp is "Sean Lee is everywhere," and this is no surprise. That's how Sean Lee rolls. From Todd's account, it sounds as though watching Lee in minicamp practices this week was a …
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  • Eight in the Box: Biggest questions Jun 14, 2013
    The major question facing each team in the NFC East as summer break looms: Dallas Cowboys: Did the offensive line improve enough? I don't think it's overstating the case to say that the Cowboys' season rests on the answer to this question. They added sk…
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  • Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Monte Kiffin, Cowboys’ defense should force offenses to run Jun 14, 2013
    Editor’s Note: This story was originally published on June 14 Jonathan Bales is a special contributor to He’s the founder of The DC Times and writes for and the New York Times. … [visit site to read more]
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  • Romo gets a few throws in as minicamp ends Jun 14, 2013
    Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo didn’t do much during minicamp, but he did come back to throw a few passes Thursday afternoon, a positive sign that he’ll be fine by the start of training camp. Romo watched most of OTAs after surgery to remove a cyst in
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  • Video - What's New For The Cowboys? 02:36

    What's New For The Cowboys?

    Jun 14
    NFL Live looks at some of the changes going on in Dallas.
  • Video - Jason Garrett: Tony Romo has embraced leadership role 01:54

    Jason Garrett: Tony Romo has embraced leadership role

    Jun 14
    NFL Network's Desmond Purnell reports from Dallas Cowboys minicamp that quarterback Tony Romo has stepped up his duties as a mentor and as a coach this offseason.