Author: Conner Disotelle

Running back Alfred Morris gives Cowboys valuable insurance moving forward

Running back Alfred Morris gives Cowboys valuable insurance moving forward

Dallas Cowboys running back Alfred Morris has three 1,000-yard seasons under his belt along with two Pro Bowl appearances. His resume doesn’t suggest he would be playing late in meaningless preseason games, but that’s not how the narrative has gone so far in the Cowboys’ first two preseason games against the Cardinals and Rams. “It … Continue reading Running back Alfred Morris gives Cowboys valuable insurance moving forward

Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott files appeal to six-game ban

Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott files appeal to six-game ban

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has officially filed an appeal to the six-game suspension he received by the NFL last week for violating the league’s personal conduct policy. The NFL Players Association made the official announcement on Tuesday. Four days ago, NFL Commissioner Rodger Goodell suspended Elliott after the league conducted a year-long investigation … Continue reading Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott files appeal to six-game ban

Texans expect running back D’Onta Foreman to keep Lamar Miller ‘fresh’ in 2017

Texans expect running back D’Onta Foreman to keep Lamar Miller ‘fresh’ in 2017

Houston Texans rookie running back D’Onta Foreman had a solid NFL debut against the Carolina Panthers, picking up 76 yards on nine carries. His 41-yard run down the right sideline was his most impressive play of the night. It may only be the preseason, but this gives the Texans, who are looking to lighten running … Continue reading Texans expect running back D’Onta Foreman to keep Lamar Miller ‘fresh’ in 2017

Texans wide receiver Jaelen Strong to take on larger role with receiving corps

Texans wide receiver Jaelen Strong to take on larger role with receiving corps

Jaelen Strong will have much more significant role in the Houston Texans’ receiving corps this year. In wake of injuries to Will Fuller V (collarbone), Braxton Miller (ankle), and DeAndrew White (groin), Strong’s development will be crucial to the team’s offensive success in 2017, especially since DeAndre Hopkins is on a pitch count and hasn’t … Continue reading Texans wide receiver Jaelen Strong to take on larger role with receiving corps

Cowboys tight end Rico Gathers finds the end zone for second consecutive preseason game against the Rams

Cowboys tight end Rico Gathers finds the end zone for second consecutive preseason game against the Rams

When Cowboys tight end Rico Gathers was playing basketball at Baylor, he developed a reputation for being a rebounding machine. Now that he’s making the transition from basketball to football, he might develop a reputation for being a scoring machine. Against the Rams on Saturday night, Gathers showed he is a legitimate red-zone threat, catching … Continue reading Cowboys tight end Rico Gathers finds the end zone for second consecutive preseason game against the Rams

Cowboys defensive end Taco Charlton flashes potential, records sack in second preseason game against Rams

Cowboys defensive end Taco Charlton flashes potential, records sack in second preseason game against Rams

Cowboys defensive end Taco Charlton had his share of struggles in training camp, and was already receiving criticism when he failed to record any pressures or tackles in his NFL debut in last week’s Hall of Fame game against the Cardinals. Focused on Los Angeles, Charlton downplayed all the negative talk surrounding his abilities this … Continue reading Cowboys defensive end Taco Charlton flashes potential, records sack in second preseason game against Rams

Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott suspended without pay for six games after domestic violence investigation

Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott suspended without pay for six games after domestic violence investigation

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has been suspended without pay for six games by the NFL for the role he allegedly had in a domestic violence case from last July. The NFL confirmed its decision in a statement shared by Mike Garafolo of NFL.com on Twitter. https://twitter.com/MikeGarafolo/status/896044184267874304 The statement released claims league advisors “were … Continue reading Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott suspended without pay for six games after domestic violence investigation