The Dallas Cowboys are taking a cautious approach with RB DeMarco Murray (hamstring) as he deals with a slight hamstring tweak, according to head coach Jason Garrett.
4.24.2013 11:25:42 AM EST
The Dallas Cowboys could look to add a running back in the middle rounds of the NFL Draft as starting RB DeMarco Murray's inability to stay healthy has raised questions about his long-term availability.
3.20.2013 3:10:46 PM EST
The Dallas Cowboys are open to bringing back unrestricted free agent RB Felix Jones to back up RB DeMarco Murray, according to owner/general manager Jerry Jones. 'We've got to look at the backup backfield,' Jerry Jones said. 'You can't dismiss Felix. I don't want to dismiss him from our thinking.'
2.21.2013 8:06:27 PM EST
Dallas Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones said the team will look to add another running back this offseason that can be a backup to RB DeMarco Murray. Jones said the team likes RBs Lance Dunbar and Phillip Tanner but see them more as third-down backs.
2.16.2013 2:49:03 PM EST
Dallas Cowboys running backs coach Gary Brown said he believes RB DeMarco Murray can become an elite running back if he works on a few things. 'We all know that the injury bug has bit him a little bit. We have to keep him healthy, and he and I will work together to just refine some of his things and get him better. Obviously he is a good, talented runner. We just want to shine up some of his things and get him to be an elite runner,' Brown said.
2.13.2013 2:35:30 PM EST
Dallas Cowboys impending free agent RB Felix Jones could return to Dallas on a one-year contract, according to Calvin Watkins of ESPNDallas.com. Watkins points out that it is unlikely Jones will get a big contract in free agency, and that Jones could be a dependable backup to DeMarco Murray.
2.11.2013 7:08:26 AM EST
The Dallas Cowboys will likely not select a running back in the NFL Draft. Instead, the team will likely rely on RBs Lance Dunbar and Phillip Tanner to back up starting RB DeMarco Murray.
Cowboys | Felix Jones unlikely to be re-signed
1.8.2013 10:23:14 PM EST
Dallas Cowboys RB Felix Jones is in the final year of his deal, and he is unlikely to be re-signed, especially since young RBs Lance Dunbar and Phillip Tanner showed promise behind RB DeMarco Murray.
Cowboys | Rushing offense needs to improve
12.31.2012 10:14:34 AM EST
The Dallas Cowboys set a team record for fewest rushing yards in a 16-game season with 1,265. RB DeMarco Murray rushed for 663 yards this season after missing six games with a foot injury.
Cowboys | DeMarco Murray not concerned with fumbles
12.29.2012 7:54:11 AM EST
Dallas Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray said he is not concerned with his recent fumbling issues heading into Week 17. Murray has fumbled twice in the last two weeks. 'It doesnt bother me at all,' Murray said. 'Last week was last week, two weeks ago was two weeks ago. I dont worry about mistakes. I dont worry about good plays or if a bad plays happens, it's erased, once a great play happens, it's erased. I have a short term memory, good, bad, negative (and) positive. I just move on and try to make a play the next time.'