News: Cowboys sign TE Rucker to practice squad

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  1. cowboyjoe

    cowboyjoe Well-Known Member

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    Cowboys sign TE Rucker to practice squad
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  2. cowboyjoe

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    Martin Rucker added to practice squad
    September, 15, 2011 Sep 159:55AM CTEmail Print Comments By Todd ArcherIRVING, Texas -- The Cowboys re-signed tight end Martin Rucker to the practice squad.

    The Cowboys could have to make another practice squad move. Wide receiver Teddy Williams had an MRI on his ankle after suffering an injury in Wednesday’s practice. Williams is on crutches.
  3. Duane

    Duane Well-Known Member

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    Glad we were able to resign Rucker.
  4. Dallas

    Dallas Old bulletproof tiger

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    I agree. I thought he was outstanding during his role in preseason.
  5. AmishCowboy

    AmishCowboy if you ain't first, you're last

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    Hope he sticks around, could be Marty B's replacement next year
  6. realtick

    realtick Benched

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    I'm really happy that we were able to get him back onto the practice squad. I think he could develop into a poor man's Dustin Keller/Aaron Hernandez pass catching type TE for us. I could see find a use for that type of player.

    Heck, Garrett played with Jay Novacek who was a willing but not outstanding blocker.
  7. rags747

    rags747 Well-Known Member

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    Seems like a very good pass catcher to me from what I saw in the preseason. He just may be Bennett's replacement next year. Isn't Bennetts contract up after this year?
  8. dmq

    dmq If I'm so pretty, why am I available?

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    Kind of surprised the Giants didn't go after him.
  9. trueblue1687

    trueblue1687 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, Rucker had solid hands from the preseason games I watched. Hope he sticks for awhile.

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