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Dez Bryant: Dallas Cowboys will be NFC East front-runners in 2013dallasnews.com Updated Mar 27, 2013Throughout his third season with the Dallas Cowboys it seemed as if Dez Bryant became more comfortable speaking to the media in the locker room at Valley Ranch and after games at Cowboys Stadium. Bryant continued to demonstrate that comfort Wednesday as…Upvote Share TweetChase Blackburn, who had the big fourth-quarter interception for the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLVI, has agreed to terms with the Carolina Panthers.Upvote Share Tweet
A look at NFC East quarterback costsMike Sando passed this item along, and I thought you might find it interesting. It includes a chart that shows all 32 NFL teams ranked by how much salary cap room they have committed to the quarterback position in 2013. Here's where our division's teams…Upvote Share Tweet
Some see RG3”²s statement as a shot at Mike ShanahanWhen Robert Griffin III released a statement on Tuesday, the news that most people took out of it was that he won’t rush his recovery from reconstructive knee surgery. But some people are also reading into Griffin’s statement a shot at the Redskins foUpvote Share TweetThe Eagles will have several new faces on defense next season, one of whom joins the Pro Football Talk on NBC Sports Network crew on Wednesday evening. Linebacker Connor Barwin will talk to Erik Kuselias about his decision to join up with the Eagles and…Upvote Share TweetSheil Kapadia is looking for clues. Knowing that new Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly doesn't want to reveal much, if anything, about his plans, and knowing that NFL coaches in general don't like to reveal much at all, Sheil is examining the comment…Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys do more shuffling, make Will Allen deal officialWe thought the Cowboys would be making moves on Wednesday and they haven’t disappointed. Quarterback Kyle Orton restructured his contract to make cap space for linebacker Justin Durant and now the team’s made another move to create room for the additiUpvote Share TweetWith precious little salary-cap space at the start of the day, the Dallas Cowboys restructured the contract of quarterback Kyle Orton and released wide receiver Anthony Armstrong in order to sign linebacker Justin Durant and safety Will Allen.Upvote Share TweetWith 92 receptions for 1,382 yards and 12 touchdowns, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is coming off his most productive of his three seasons in the NFL. Bryant came on very strong in the second half of last season, playing through a broken finge…Upvote Share TweetMorning. No elephants yet today, but it's early. Links. Philadelphia Eagles Former Cowboys linebacker Victor Butler visited the Eagles but left without signing a deal. I know this situation is getting a lot of attention, but the Eagles are likely lookin…Upvote Share Tweet
Chiefs lay foundation to trade top pickWith buzz increasing regarding quarterback Geno Smith, including the teams picking second (Jaguars), third (Raiders), and fourth (Eagles) linked to the former West Virginia quarterback, the Chiefs’ best play becomes obvious. Get one of them to trade upUpvote Share Tweet
Osi Umenyiora To FalconsMar 27Atlanta Falcons, Osi Umenyiora agree to deal.
Dez Bryant Eyes 2,000 Yards ReceivingMar 27Herm Edwards, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless react to Dez Bryant's comments that he is capable of becoming the NFL's first 2,000-yard receiver.
Robert Griffin III Aiming For Week 1Mar 27Robert Griffin III says his goal is to play Week 1.
Jim Trotter: So-so pro day may not help Matt Barkley's draft prospectsMar 27LOS ANGELES -- Matt Barkley said he had nothing to prove Wednesday afternoon following his first workout for NFL teams. If that's the case the former USC star succeeded, because he failed to prove to the roughly 50 coaches and scouts in attendance that …
Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 3.0Mar 27After a painfully slow start in comparison to recent years, the plot in this year's quarterback draft class is about to thicken. Matt Barkley's much-anticipated pro day workout at USC is Wednesday, and if he puts sufficient arm strength on display, he s…