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Sabin: Why Cowboys fans eager to see new faces will have to wait until draftClick here to read Rainer Sabin’s entire column. INDIANAPOLIS - The salary cap is indeed a complicated subject and one that has caused worry among Cowboys fans, who sense the team’s activity in free agency will be limited because of financial constrUpvote Share TweetINDIANAPOLIS - A confluence of factors - Poor performance, a hefty contract and the Cowboys’ dicey cap situation - seemed to make right tackle Doug Free a target for termination this off-season. Free will cost $10,02 million against the cap next sUpvote Share TweetINDIANAPOLIS - On Tuesday, Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones said that he wouldn’t rule out the possibility of the team slapping the franchise tag on one of it impending free agents. The only player who would be worthy of that designationUpvote Share TweetDon’t misunderstand the Dallas Cowboys’ position on wanting to give Tony Romo a contract extension. It’s not only being discussed because the Cowboys will gain valuable and much-needed salary cap space. Stephen Jones, the team’s executive vice preUpvote Share Tweet
A's hope to find gems among non-roster inviteesMLB.com Updated Feb 20, 2013Brandon Moss hit 21 home runs in 84 games last year. Evan Scribner's three scoreless innings in the middle of Game 162 helped unseat the Rangers and make American League West champions out of the A's. Jim Miller was just as much of a cog out of the bull…Upvote Share Tweet
Mock draft roundup: Missouri DT Sheldon Richardson remains popular projection for the Dallas CowboysMissouri defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson fits the mold of what the Dallas Cowboys need in order to run Monte Kiffin’s 4-3 defensive scheme. He’s an interior linemen who has outstanding athletic ability for a man standing 6-4 and weighing nearly 30Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys free agent targets: keeping their own. No. 3, S Danny McCrayNo. 3 Danny McCray Position: Safety Height: 6-1 Weight: 222 Years Pro: 3 Years with Cowboys: 3 2012 recap: McCray saw his most extensive use in his three seasons with the club. In fact, the argument can be made he was used too much. McCray is the team’sUpvote Share Tweet
The Dallas Cowboys’ least likely free agents to return: No. 3 OG Derrick DockeryThe NFL’s free agency period begins March 12, and most fans want to know who the Dallas Cowboys will look to add to the 2013 team in an effort to get the Cowboys back into the playoffs for the first time since 2009. However, the Cowboys also have some tUpvote Share Tweet
Stephen Jones: ‘Too many schemes’ caused Cowboys to remove Rob Ryan, replace him with KiffinINDIANAPOLIS - The biggest moves the Cowboys made this off-season took place in a span of four days in January. First there was ouster of Rob Ryan as defensive coordinator. Then there was the hiring of Monte Kiffin as Ryan’s replacement. More than a mUpvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Feb 20, 2013In discussions about the chances of impending free agent Anthony Spencer remaining in Dallas, the focus is usually on a long-term deal for a player who would be moving to defensive end with the Cowboys next season. After franchising Spencer last year, i…Upvote Share Tweet
NFC East links: Kelly, Reid comparisonsESPN.com Updated Feb 20, 2013Dallas Cowboys Improving the offensive line is a must for the Cowboys, writes ESPN Dallas' Jean-Jacques Taylor. Taylor: "The Cowboys could use a guard, center or tackle. Take your pick. It doesn't matter." The Dallas Morning News takes a tour …Upvote Share Tweet
Hot Button: Importance Of Bill CallahanFeb 20Calvin Watkins explains how Bill Callahan has already become the most important coach on the Cowboys this season.
Trade Options For Dwight HowardFeb 20Tom Penn uses the NBA Trade Machine to try to find a landing spot for Dwight Howard.
Becoming ExplosiveFeb 20Explosion is a key element NFL scouts look for at the Combine. How do players improve upon this intangible trait? ESPN.com visits Strength and Conditioning Coach Tom Shaw's training facility to find out
Mavs Win Second StraightFeb 20Six Mavericks score in double-figures in win over Magic.
Adande: Lakers-Celtics game just can't compare to a passing greatFeb 20The Celtics-Lakers game felt secondary to everything after the death of Jerry Buss.