Category Archives: Cowboy Connection

Elliott not amused by Jones’ “Zeke who?” comment

When asked about the status of Zeke Elliott’s contract holdout and the impressive performance of rookie running back Tony Pollard, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones quipped, “Zeke who?” Jones later clarified that he was simply cracking a joke at Zeke’s expense. Evidently, Zeke was not amused. “I didn’t think it was funny and neither did…Continue Reading »

Robert Quinn Suspended two games for violating NFL’s PED policy

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the NFL has suspended Cowboys defensive end Robert Quinn two games for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing drugs. Quinn reportedly failed a test due to the medicine probenecid, which he uses to help prevent seizures. Quinn’s agent Sean Kiernan posted a statement on Quinn’s behalf on Twitter stating their…Continue Reading »

Travis Frederick diagnosed with autoimmune disorder

Four-time pro bowl center Travis Frederick has been limited this preseason with what the team initially thought was a stinger. According to ESPN’s Todd Archer, exhaustive tests revealed that Frederick is suffering from Guillain-Barre syndrome, a rare autoimmune disease that ranges from mild weakness to paralysis. Frederick revealed his diagnosis via social media, stating that…Continue Reading »

Martin and Woods injured in preseason game

Two starting players for the Cowboys, guard Zack Martin and safety Xavier Woods, left Saturday’s preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals early after sustaining leg injuries. According to ESPN.com’s Todd Archer, the knee injury sustained by Martin is an hyperextention and not a dreaded ligament tear, and the Pro Bowl offensive lineman will likely be…Continue Reading »

Cowboys Lock up Zack Martin to Six-Year Deal

Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys front office made the correct decision when they passed on Texans A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel in favor of Norte Dame offensive lineman Zack Martin. Martin turned into arguably the best offensive lineman in the league and a four-time pro bowler, while Mazniel flamed out and is currently trying to…Continue Reading »