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Cowboys | Wednesday injury report

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:35:30 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 13 against the Philadelphia Eagles. SS Jeff Heath (thumb) is doubtful, while DT Joshua Brent (groin), DT Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee) are probable. Heath, Patmon and Watson did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 26, while the others practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Tuesday practice report

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:29:21 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DE Jack Crawford (thumb), SS Jeff Heath (thumb), DB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) did not practice Tuesday, Nov. 25. DT Joshua Brent (groin), DT Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Monday practice report

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:00:43 -0800

Dallas Cowboys CB Tyler Patmon (knee) and LB Dekoda Watson (hamstring) did not practice Monday, Nov. 24. DT Joshua Brent (groin), DL Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DL Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee) were listed as full participants.

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Cowboys | Friday practice report for Week 12

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:56:54 -0800

Dallas Cowboys CB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 21, and has been ruled out for Week 12. DT Josh Brent (groin), DE Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee) all fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Thursday practice report

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:48:25 -0800

Dallas Cowboys CB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 20. DT Joshua Brent (groin), DE Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report for Week 12

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:21:28 -0800

Dallas Cowboys CB Tyler Patmon (knee, ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 19. DT Joshua Brent (groin), DE Tyrone Crawford (knee), OT Doug Free (foot), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee) all fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Friday injury report

Fri, 07 Nov 2014 11:10:08 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Tyrone Crawford (knee) has been ruled out for Week 10. DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (groin, knee) are listed as questionable, while LB Bruce Carter (finger), SS Barry Church (shoulder), DE Jack Crawford (calf), OT Doug Free (foot), TE James Hanna (hamstring), LB Anthony Hitchens (chest), OG Ronald Leary (groin), OT Jermey Parnell (chest) and DE Anthony Spencer (foot, knee) are listed as probable. Crawford and McClain did not participated in practice Friday, Nov. 7. Hayden was limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Thursday practice report

Thu, 06 Nov 2014 14:47:21 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DE Tyrone Crawford (knee), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (knee, groin) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 6. LB Bruce Carter (finger), S Barry Church (shoulder), DE Jack Crawford (calf), OT Doug Free (foot), TE James Hanna (hamstring), LB Anthony Hitchens (chest), OG Ronald Leary (groin), OT Jermey Parnell (chest) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee, foot) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 05 Nov 2014 09:19:51 -0800

Dallas Cowboys DT Tyrone Crawford (calf), DT Nick Hayden (shoulder) and LB Rolando McClain (groin, knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 5. OT Doug Free (foot), LB Anthony Hitchens (chest) and OG Ronald Leary (groin) were limited during practice, while LB Bruce Carter (finger), FS Barry Church (shoulder), DE Jack Crawford (calf), TE James Hanna (hamstring), OT Jermey Parnell (chest) and DE Anthony Spencer (foot, knee) fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 02 Nov 2014 08:42:41 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys have declared DL Davon Coleman, OT Doug Free, DL Jack Crawford, FS Jakar Hamilton, OG Ronald Leary, LB Tim Dobbins, QB Tony Romo inactive for Week 9.

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Cowboys | Doug Free may return soon

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:25:28 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (foot) may be able to return for the team's Week 10 game. The team may also hold him out two weeks and have him return after their Week 11 bye.

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Cowboys | Friday practice report for Week 9

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:05:58 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (foot) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 31, and has been ruled out for the team's Week 9 game. OG Ronald Leary (groin) did not practice and is questionable. LB Bruce Carter (thigh, finger) was limited in practice and is probable. CB Brandon Carr (hamstring), DE Jack Crawford (calf), LB Rolando McClain (shoulder), OT Jermey Parnell (chest) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee, foot) all fully practiced and are probable.

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Cowboys | Thursday practice report

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:22:48 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (foot) and OG Ronald Leary (groin) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 30. LB Bruce Carter (thigh, finger), LB Rolando McClain (shoulder) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee, foot) were limited, while CB Brandon Carr (hamstring), DE Jack Crawford (calf) and OT Jermey Parnell (chest) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:13:16 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (foot), OG Ronald Leary (groin) and LB Rolando McClain (shoulder) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 29. DEs Jack Crawford (calf) and Anthony Spencer (knee, foot) were limited. CB Brandon Carr (hamstring), LB Bruce Carter (thigh) and OT Jermey Parnell (chest) practiced fully.

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Cowboys | Week 8 Inactives

Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:12:57 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have declared DL Davon Coleman, OG Donald Hawkins, OT Doug Free, QB Dustin Vaughan, DL Jack Crawford, FS Jakar Hamilton, LB Keith Smith inactive for Week 8.

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Cowboys | Week 8 injury report

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:23:28 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Bruce Carter (thigh), FS Jakar Hamilton (personal), OT Jermey Parnell (chest) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee, foot) practiced Saturday, Oct. 25, and are probable for Week 8. It was Spencer's first "Friday" practice of the season. OT Doug Free (foot) and DE Jack Crawford (calf) were out of practice had have been ruled out for Week 8.

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Cowboys | Doug Free to return Week 9?

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:50:27 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OG Doug Free (foot) could return next week against the Arizona Cardinals. Head coach Jason Garrett said he hopes Free will be able to practice net week.

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Cowboys | Doug Free making progress

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:33:43 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (foot) is making progress in his rehab from a foot injury and hopes to be able to practice next week.

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Cowboys | Friday practice report

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:40:59 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (foot) and DE Jack Crawford (calf) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 24. Anthony Spencer (knee) was limited during practice, while LB Bruce Carter (thigh), FS Jakar Hamilton (non-injury) and OT Jermey Parnell (chest) fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report for Week 8

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:08:19 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DE Jack Crawford (calf), OT Doug Free (foot) and S Jakar Hamilton (non-injury) all did not practice Thursday, Oct. 23. LB Bruce Carter (thigh) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee, foot) both were limited. OT Jermey Parnell (chest) fully practiced.

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Cowboys | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:02:52 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have declared LB Bruce Carter, DT Davon Coleman, DE Jack Crawford, OT Doug Free, DB Jakar Hamilton, OT Donald Hawkins, QB Dustin Vaughan inactive for Week 7.

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Cowboys | Friday injury report

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:35:47 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (foot) and LB Bruce Carter (thigh) have been ruled out for Week 7. DE Jack Crawford (calf) is listed as doubtful, while LB Cameron Lawrence (thigh), LB Rolando McClain (groin, personal), OT Jermey Parnell (chest), OT Tyron Smith (ankle) and DE Anthony Spencer (foot, knee) are listed as probable. Carter, Free, Crawford and Spencer did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 17, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Thursday practice report

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:01:59 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Bruce Carter (thigh), DE Jack Crawford (calf), OT Doug Free (foot) and LB Rolando McClain (groin, personal) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 16. OT Jermey Parnell (chest) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee, foot) were limited, while LB Cameron Lawrence (thigh) and OT Tyron Smith (ankle) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:21:18 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Bruce Carter (thigh), DE Jack Crawford (calf), OT Doug Free (foot), LB Rolando McClain (groin, personal), OT Tyron Smith (ankle) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee, foot) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 15. OT Jermey Parnell (chest) was limited, while LB Cameron Lawrence (thigh) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Doug Free has fracture

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 06:51:02 -0700

Updating previous reports, Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (foot) has a fracture in his foot and will likely miss three to four weeks, according to team owner Jerry Jones.

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Cowboys | Doug Free could miss several weeks

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:46:32 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (foot) could miss three to four weeks because of a sprained foot, according to a source. Free said he hopes to be able to play in Week 7.

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Cowboys | Doug Free injured

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 11:51:20 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (leg) suffered a right leg injury during the team's Week 6 game.

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Cowboys | Zack Martin selected 16th overall

Thu, 08 May 2014 18:50:40 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys selected Notre Dame OT Zack Martin with the 16th overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.

Fantasy Tip: Instead of taking the Johnny Football bait, Dallas goes with someone to protect the recovering Tony Romo (back). Martin can play all five spots on the line, which will allow Doug Free to move inside to guard, a spot more befitting this line's potential.

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Cowboys | Doug Free could get extension

Sat, 03 May 2014 09:35:49 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys could consider signing OT Doug Free to a contract extension if they do not select an offensive tackle in one of the early rounds of the 2014 NFL Draft.

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Cowboys | Doug Free undergoes surgery

Mon, 13 Jan 2014 11:50:45 -0800

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free (ankle) had ankle surgery this offseason but should be recovered by the start of offseason workouts.

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Cowboys | Doug Free likely to start at RG

Wed, 28 Aug 2013 21:00:47 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OG Doug Free saw the first action of his career at guard in the last preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals, and team owner and general manager Jerry Jones was impressed. Free could end up as the team's starting right guard, with OG Ronald Leary at left guard and OT Jermey Parnell at right tackle.

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Cowboys | Mix up combinations on OL

Wed, 21 Aug 2013 17:08:52 -0700

Dallas Cowboys RT Doug Free was working at right guard during practice Wednesday, Aug. 21. OT Jermey Parnell was used at right tackle, while OG Mackenzy Bernadeau was moved to left guard. OT Tyron Smith worked at left tackle, with C Travis Frederick in the middle. "We're mixing guys all over the offensive line with the ones and the twos just to see what fits and really to be able to function in practice," head coach Jason Garrett said.

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Cowboys | Doug Free doing better at RT

Thu, 25 Jul 2013 18:28:35 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free has been more confident in his run and pass blocking at right tackle during practices than he was last season.

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Cowboys | Doug Free expected to be favorite for RT job

Fri, 28 Jun 2013 12:06:32 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free is expected to enter training camp as the favorite for the starting right tackle job but will have to compete with OT Jermey Parnell for the job.

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Cowboys | Two splitting time at RT

Tue, 21 May 2013 18:04:48 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OTs Doug Free and Jermey Parnell split time at right tackle during the first day of organized team activities (OTAs) Tuesday, May 21.

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Cowboys | Not concerned about Doug Free's mindset

Tue, 21 May 2013 18:04:14 -0700

Dallas Cowboys offensive line coach Bill Callahan said Tuesday, May 21, that he didn't feel the need to sit down with OT Doug Free after he renegotiated his contract last week. "I'm really proud of the way Doug has handled everything that has transpired in the offseason," Callahan said. "He's been very positive, he's been forthcoming, he's been hard working and he's not let the business side affect the playing side, which I think has been tremendous, so in that regard I just have the utmost respect."

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Cowboys | Will make quick decision on Doug Free next offseason

Mon, 20 May 2013 13:30:28 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys will have to make a decision on OT Doug Free's future by the fifth day of the 2014 league year because his $3.5 million salary would become fully guaranteed after that day.

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Cowboys | More on Doug Free's salary

Thu, 16 May 2013 17:21:35 -0700

Updating previous reports, Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free's $3.5 million base salary in 2013 is fully guaranteed.

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Cowboys | Doug Free contract update

Thu, 16 May 2013 17:13:07 -0700

Updating a previous report, Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free received a new two-year deal worth $7 million.

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Cowboys | Doug Free takes a pay cut

Thu, 16 May 2013 12:32:58 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free took a $3.5 million pay cut Thursday, May 16, and will stay with the team in 2013.

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Cowboys | Decision on Doug Free may come soon

Thu, 16 May 2013 11:06:53 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys may make decision on OT Doug Free's future with the team before they start their organized team activities next week. The team would have to pay him his $7 million salary if he got hurt during the workouts.

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Cowboys | Reiterate desire to keep Doug Free

Wed, 15 May 2013 19:26:21 -0700

Dallas Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones reiterated Wednesday, May 15, that the team wants to keep OT Doug Free, but the team would like to reduce his salary. He is due to make $7 million in 2013, and he struggled during the 2012 season. "I think we're on the same page with (Free and his agent), as far as timing," Jones said. "We're positive. Hopefully he's positive and we're trying to work through it all. I don't want to speculate. We're working on getting it worked out with Free."

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Cowboys | Would like Doug Free to stay

Sat, 11 May 2013 10:24:28 -0700

Dallas Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones acknowledged the team is trying to renegotiate OT Doug Free's contract but said the team wants to keep Free. "I'd like to keep him," Jones said. "We think that Doug Free can be an important part of the team. He's been here. We know him. We think that with what we're doing in other parts of our offense, certainly in the offensive line, that this will bode well for him. So we think he can really be an asset to us."

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Cowboys | Asking Doug Free to take pay cut

Wed, 08 May 2013 05:44:40 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys are asking OT Doug Free to take a substantial pay cut of more than $2 million.

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Cowboys | Doug Free has option to take pay cut

Fri, 03 May 2013 13:48:09 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free has the option to take a pay cut, and if he does not, he could be a post June 1 cut.

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Cowboys | Doug Free does not expect to stay with team

Fri, 03 May 2013 12:10:48 -0700

Dallas Cowboys OT Doug Free does not believe he will be on the roster as of June 1, according to a source. It does not appear like Free would be willing to accept a significant pay cut in order to stay with the team.

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Cowboys | In contact with Tyson Clabo

Tue, 30 Apr 2013 17:45:53 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys really like and remain in contact with free-agent OT Tyson Clabo (Falcons). The club could cut OT Doug Free, potentially save money against the salary cap and upgrade. The Miami Dolphins hosted Clabo Tuesday, April 30, so the Cowboys will have competition.

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Cowboys | Doug Free's future depends on draft

Tue, 23 Apr 2013 08:21:29 -0700

Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones said OT Doug Free's future with the team will largely depend on which direction the Cowboys go in the NFL Draft. Free reportedly will have to take a pay cut to return in 2013. "I think it's notable that we haven't said where we are and he hasn't said where he is relative to his status as we go into this draft," Jones said. "That's by design and certainly we wanted to see how and what we do in the draft ... If you draft a tackle, how does that impact a player like Doug, whether or not you move him around? I'm sure he's looking at it there as well."

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Cowboys | Considering Eric Winston

Wed, 17 Apr 2013 06:16:43 -0700

Dallas Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones said the team is considering signing free-agent OT Eric Winston (Chiefs). "He's obviously somebody that we're taking a look at," Jones said. Winston could be viewed as an option to replace OT Doug Free, who may be asked to take a pay cut.

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Cowboys | Looking for Doug Free to take pay cut

Tue, 09 Apr 2013 10:21:55 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have asked OT Doug Free to take a pay cut from the $7 million he is scheduled to make in 2013. The team likely would use that money to sign free-agent OT Eric Winston (Chiefs).

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