Latest DeMarcus Lawrence News

Cowboys test character again with Ole Miss rusher Williams

Apr. 30, 2022 00:53 AM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Mississippi edge rusher Sam Williams is the Dallas Cowboys' latest second-round pick with an off-field issue, drafted Friday night just a few days after owner Jerry Jones said he was getting more conservative about such choices. The Cowboys took Williams with...

Barring another draft surprise, Cowboys could start with OL

Apr. 22, 2022 15:50 PM EDT

Jerry Jones likes the idea of the Dallas Cowboys drafting an offensive lineman since the owner and general manager knows that's one area his club hasn't addressed its personnel losses in the offseason. “Famous last words,” Jones said. “We'll get one unless Lamb or Parsons is...

DE DeMarcus Lawrence says return to Cowboys was 'no-brainer'

Mar. 25, 2022 02:16 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys traded up in the second round to draft DeMarcus Lawrence eight years ago after releasing DeMarcus Ware when they couldn't find a path to salary cap relief with their star pass rusher. The situation was the same with Lawrence this offseason. The...

AP source: Broncos pluck free agent DE Gregory from Cowboys

Mar. 15, 2022 16:03 PM EDT

The Denver Broncos and defensive end Randy Gregory have agreed on a $70 million, five-year contract that will prevent the Dallas Cowboys from keeping one of their top targets in free agency, a person with knowledge of the deal said Tuesday. Gregory's contract includes $28 million...

AP source: Cowboys keeping DE Lawrence on reworked contract

Mar. 14, 2022 20:10 PM EDT

The Dallas Cowboys are bringing back defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence on a new contract that will create more room under the salary cap, a person with knowledge of the agreement said Monday. Lawrence's reworked deal is worth $40 million over three years with $30 million guaranteed,...

Cowboys focus in house in free agency with Gregory, Gallup

Mar. 14, 2022 19:47 PM EDT

DALLAS COWBOYS (12-6) UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: TE Dalton Schultz (franchise tag), DE Randy Gregory, S Jayron Kearse, G Connor Williams, LB Leighton Vander Esch, DE Dorance Armstrong, P Bryan Anger, WR Malik Turner, TE Jeremy Sprinkle, T Ty Nsekhe, DL Brent Urban, DT Carlos Watkins,...

Escaping salary cap trouble is a true trick of the NFL trade

Mar. 03, 2022 16:43 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — New Minnesota Vikings general manager Kwesi Adofo-Mensah worked eight years on Wall Street, in between economics degrees from Princeton and Stanford. Yet he still found himself chasing a challenge, into the controlled-market financial arena of pro football roster...