Archive for the ‘Dallas Cowboys’ Category

Brent Celek would rather retire than play for Cowboys

Friday, August 17th, 2018

Need another reason to love Brent Celek? Probably not - the standing ovation he got at the Sixers game in March just hours after being cut by the Eagles gives you a sense of the connection he has with Philadelphia fans. "Hell no. Do you think I would play for the Cowboys?

49ers notes: Sherman works with Hopkins; McGlinchey’s learning experience

Friday, August 17th, 2018

Texans coach Bill O'Brien and Jimmy Garoppolo did not overlap while with the New England Patriots. Garoppolo threw for 334 yards in his second start with the 49ers in a 26-16 victory over the Texans. This week, the 49ers and Texans took part in two practices in advance of the team's preseason game Saturday night.

AP source: Browns, Dez Bryant still talking but no deal

Friday, August 17th, 2018

Dez Bryant and the Browns are in a holding pattern. The free agent wide receiver concluded his visit with Cleveland on Friday without agreeing to a contract, but "conversations continue" between the sides, a person familiar with negotiations told The Associated Press. A three-time Pro Bowler during eight seasons with the Dallas Cowboys, Bryant and agent Kim Maile met with Browns officials at team headquarters Thursday.

Browns’ Taylor faces Bills; Mayfield-Allen spicy subplots

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Cleveland has no quarterback competition. The Browns have made it clear that the starting job is Tyrod Taylor's, but that hasn't quieted the buzz around Baker Mayfield, who had a dazzling preseason debut last week. The No. 1 overall pick will follow Taylor on Friday night and play up to two quarters against Buffalo in his first game action in front of Cleveland fans hoping he can lead them to a brighter future - just not yet.

49ers camp report: Joshua Garnett begins to compete at RG

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Joshua Garnett worked primarily with the 49ers' No. 1 offense during practice Thursday, as he has gotten healthy and inserted himself into the competition for the starting job at right guard. "It feels great to be out there with the boys, and running around with them," Garnett said after the 49ers' second practice against the Houston Texans. Garnett missed two weeks of practices and the 49ers' first exhibition game after banging knees with a teammate in practice on July 28.

Cowboys hoping this is the year Tavon Austin becomes a complete receiver

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

During his five seasons with the Rams, Tavon Austin was mostly a disappointment: Although he made the occasional big play as a runner, receiver or returner, he never really put it all together to be a complete player. It can according to Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, who says Austin is showing he can handle everything thrown at him in Dallas. Prescott said all of his receivers are starting to get it, but when asked which of the Cowboys’ new receivers has done the best job of getting involved in the offense, Prescott said it was Austin.

Dak Prescott on receivers: We’re starting to get it

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

The makeup of the Cowboys receiving corps has been a talking point around the team all offseason as the team said farewell to Dez Bryan and Brice Butler while bringing in several new players to serve as targets for quarterback Dak Prescott. Early word from training camp was that the passing game was having a hard time finding itself, but Prescott feels that things have come together with camp in California coming to an end ahead of Saturday’s preseason game. “We really click,” Prescott said, via the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

Travis Frederick receives good news

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Cowboys center Travis Frederick received good news from his visit to Dr. Robert Watkins on Wednesday. Frederick has nothing more than stingers, Todd Archer of ESPN reports. The series of stingers bothered Frederick enough that the Cowboys sent him to

Cowboys add wide receiver Dres Anderson

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

The Cowboys added some wide receiver depth, with a strong NFL lineage. The team announced the signing of wideout Dres Anderson. To make room for him on the roster, they released defensive end Joby Saint Fleur. Anderson was just released by the Colts

Cole Beasley on his surprising rap career: ‘I’m just getting started’

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Before Cole Beasley publicly released his first rap album last spring, he instructed his producer to play it for people without mentioning who was dropping rhymes on the other side of the recording. Beasley wanted the album, titled “The Autobiography,”  judged without any preconceptions. “We wanted to do that because I already knew the stigmas of being an athlete and rapping,” Beasley told Yahoo Sports expert Charles Robinson on the debut episode of the Yahoo Sports NFL Podcast.