Posts Tagged ‘greg-ellis’

Ex-Cowboy Ellis Says Ware Took Himself Out So He Could Play

Greg Ellis is now a member of the Oakland Raiders, but seems that he is still harboring some hard feelings about being released from the Cowboys a few weeks back. Ellis was quoted in the Dallas Morning News that he was upset about his lack of playing time, but threw out an interesting tidbit that […]

Former Cowboys LB Ellis to Sign w/ Oakland

The Raiders have landed former Cowboys LB Greg Ellis, who was recently released by the team after 11 seasons in Big D. Ellis was released by the club to make room for former first-round pick Anthony Spencer, despite being one of the best defensive players on the club. NFL Fanhouse reports that Ellis will be […]

Cowboys Officially Release LB Greg Ellis

As expected the Cowboys have officially released 2007’s Comeback Player of the Year. The 11 yr veteran will now be replaced in the starting lineup by Anthony Spencer, who was the Cowboys top pick in the 2007 NFL Draft, following Ellis tearing his Achilles tendon. The move comes as no surprise after it was speculated, […]

Cowboys Announce that They Will Trade or Release Pass Rusher Ellis

The Cowboys have decided to go in another direction with veteran pass rusher Greg Ellis, as today the team announced that he will not be back for the 2009 season. Owner Jerry Jones made the announcement that Ellis, who is a 12-year-pro, will either be traded or released before the start of the 2009 season. […]

Cowboys Debating the Future of LB Ellis

According to the Dallas Morning News, the Cowboys are tossing around the idea of possibly trading or releasing veteran linebacker Greg Ellis. The veteran transitioned from a 4-3 defensive end to a 3-4 pass rushing outside linebacker under Bill Parcells late in his career. Ellis had his best season at the position in 2007, recording […]

Dallas Cowboys 2008 Preview Report

By Andy Benoit, www.NFLTouchdown.com Predicted: 1st 2007 Record: 13-3 (1st NFC East) Head Coach: Wade Phillips (2nd year) Roster Quick View *rookie **new veteran Offense QB: Tony Romo Perhaps the best QB in the NFC, but another playoff letdown and he’ll have one helluva stigma to rebuff. RB: Marion Barber Could be the most ferocious […]

Ranking the Top Five Defenses in the League Entering Training Camp

A few days ago we threw out what we felt were going to be the five worst offenses in the NFL coming into 2008. Now on the positive side, we’re back to give you the other side of the ball – the defenses, and what five teams are going to have have top notch and […]

Five Keys to the Giants Beating the Cowboys Sunday

The 10-6 Giants will have their hands full this week with the 13-3 Dallas Cowboys, and Cabo or no Cabo, the Cowboys will be coming out to play. That said the Giants have been alive in both games against the Cowboys, and if they can stay alive in all four quarters of the game they […]