DallasCowboys.com Staff Writer
While free agency doesnít technically start until the second week of March, itís clear the Cowboys will have to make some tough decisions before then regarding the defensive line.
Will Anthony Spencer
get re-signed? What about placing the franchise tag on him again, although it will cost $10.63 million? And then what to do about Jay Ratliff
, who was arrested just last week for DWI and has a contract that isnít too cap-friendly, considering his age and injury history over the last two years.
On the surface, it seems like keeping both Spencer and Ratliff just canít happen for financial reasons.
And thatís where Jason Hatcher
comes into play.
As the Cowboys move to a 4-3 scheme under Monte Kiffin, itís unsure just where Hatcher will line up in this defense. But for now, itís probably better to keep the options open.
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