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Dallas Cowboys select Wisconsin C Travis Frederick with the 31s…

Dallas Cowboys select Wisconsin C Travis Frederick with the 31st overall pick

Dallas Cowboys select Wisconsin C Travis Frederick with the 31st overall pick The Dallas Cowboys have selected Wisconsin C Travis Frederick with the 31st overall pick in the 2013 NFL draft. Pros: Like most Wisconsin linemen, brings a great overall under…
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  • Cowboys Trade 18th Overall Pick With Niners

    Cowboys Trade 18th Overall Pick With Niners

    The Cowboys did as many predicted they would, as the Boys traded the 18th overall pick to the San Francisco 49ers. In return, the Cowboys received the 49ers first round pick (31) and a third round pick (74). The 49ers have selected safety Eric Reid with…
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  • 49ers trade up to 18th spot to grab Eric Reid

    49ers trade up to 18th spot to grab Eric Reid

    profootballtalk.com Apr 25, 2013
    The 49ers entered the draft with 13 selections and they used some of them to swing a trade with the Cowboys for the 18th pick in the first round. They used the pick to shore up the safety spot, grabbing Eric Reid from LSU to join a group that lost Dasho…
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  • Jerry Jones: I had no problem giving Tony Romo a $108 million c…

    Jerry Jones: I had no problem giving Tony Romo a $108 million contract extension

    dallasnews.com Apr 25, 2013
    IRVING — Jerry Jones was on the NFL Network Thursday to discuss the NFL Draft, however, the conversation quickly turned to Tony Romo and the six-year, $108 million contract extension Jones gave his franchise quarterback last month. “When you have a pl
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  • Cowboys May Look To Move Down In Round One

    Cowboys May Look To Move Down In Round One

    The draft is closing in, and there’s reoprts that the Cowboys may be looking to move down in tonight’s draft. “I don’t think we’ll know that until we see who’s there,” vice president Stephen Jones said on KZDC-AM 1250 in San Antonio, accordi
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  • Is Cowboys owner Jerry Jones using Decision Points Theater at B…

    Is Cowboys owner Jerry Jones using Decision Points Theater at Bush Library to get ready for NFL draft?

    dallasnews.com Apr 25, 2013
    General managers are hunkered down in draft rooms around the league this morning discussing players and scenarios. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones makes his way into the seating area before the start of the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center…
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  • Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Final 32-Pick 2013 NFL Mock Draft

    Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Final 32-Pick 2013 NFL Mock Draft

    dallasnews.com Apr 25, 2013
    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 of
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  • Stephen Jones’s comments highlight talk of Lattimore in Dallas

    Stephen Jones’s comments highlight talk of Lattimore in Dallas

    profootballtalk.com Apr 25, 2013
    Cowboys Executive V.P. Stephen Jones said Dallas “absolutely” needs a running back because DeMarco Murray frequently gets hurt and last year’s backup, Felix Jones, is a free agent who likely won’t return. So who would that running back be? As PFTâ
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  • Nine-run 4th powers Rangers past Angels

    Nine-run 4th powers Rangers past Angels

    ESPN.com Apr 25, 2013
    Nelson Cruz capped a nine-run fourth inning with a three-run homer, Lance Berkman had four RBIs and the Texas Rangers helped Yu Darvish cruise to an 11-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night in the rubber game of the series.
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  • Cruz leads Texas-sized rout at Angel Stadium

    Cruz leads Texas-sized rout at Angel Stadium

    MLB.com Apr 25, 2013
    Nelson Cruz hit a three-run homer in a nine-run fourth inning on Wednesday that propelled Yu Darvish to his fourth victory of the season and the Rangers to a series win at Angel Stadium. Cruz's 3-for-4 night upped his four-game total to three homers and…
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  • Video - Jerry Jones discusses Dallas Cowboys' 2013 NFL Draft plans 05:45

    Jerry Jones discusses Dallas Cowboys' 2013 NFL Draft plans

    Apr 25
    Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones joins "2013 NFL Draft Kickoff" to discuss the Cowboys' draft plans and the recent mega-deal for quarterback Tony Romo.
  • Video - Fan Pass: Emmitt Smith answers Twitter questions 04:42

    Fan Pass: Emmitt Smith answers Twitter questions

    Apr 25
    Hall of Fame running back and former Dallas Cowboy Emmit Smith answers fans' Twitter queries.
  • Video - Who will the Dallas Cowboys take in Round 1? 01:18

    Who will the Dallas Cowboys take in Round 1?

    Apr 25
    Randy Moss has the latest from Irving, Texas, and who the Dallas Cowboys might select in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft.
  • Video - Cowboys: 'Left Value On The Board' 02:20

    Cowboys: 'Left Value On The Board'

    Apr 25
    Jean-Jacques Taylor and Todd Archer break down the Cowboys trading down and selecting Wisconsin center Travis Frederick in the first round of the NFL draft.

Sports Columnists

  • 2013 NBA Playoffs: Chicago Bulls stay true to identity in ugly win over Br…

    Apr 25
    The Bulls took a 2-1 series lead by staying true to their identity as a defensive team.
  • 2013 NBA Playoffs -- Chicago Bulls stay true to identity in ugly win over …

    Apr 25
    The Bulls took a 2-1 series lead by staying true to their identity as a defensive team.
  • 2013 NFL draft -- First-round winners, losers

    Apr 25
    Quarterbacks and veteran left tackles took a hit in the first round, but things fell the Vikings' way, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 7.0

    Apr 25
    Stuff we're hearing as my final mock gets put to bed and the first round of the NFL Draft mercifully approaches: