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News: Cowboys waive DE David Carter and CB Greenwood...One open roster spot

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Oct 15, 2013.

  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl Everything is everything... Staff Member

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    The Cowboys officially waived defensive end David Carter and cornerback Chris Greenwood. They signed veteran defensive end Jarius Wynn, who worked out for the team on Monday and has four years of experience, including a Super Bowl ring with the Packers in 2010. They also signed running back Davin Meggett, who has been with the Colts and Texans the last two years. A former standout at Maryland, Meggett is the son of former Giants RB David Meggett.

    Read more: http://www.dallascowboys.com/news/a...pot-Open/7f3168b1-06e8-41fb-8e20-6cc1de52b4e9
  2. Zimmy Lives

    Zimmy Lives Well-Known Member

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    Didn't I tell you they would get rid of John Carter. ;)
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  3. Avery

    Avery The Dog that Saved Charleston

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    Anyone not think that D-line will (or should) be an emphasis in the draft next year?
  4. remdak

    remdak Well-Known Member

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    Not me, we will focus on tight end, cornerback, and wide receiver again.
  5. JerryJonesMustGo

    JerryJonesMustGo Well-Known Member

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    Greenwood? Whooa. We just signed him from the Lions PS.
  6. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl Everything is everything... Staff Member

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    Sounds like they kept him for the minimum 3-game requirement before waiving him. Don't think he was ever active on gameday.
  7. Supercowboy1986

    Supercowboy1986 Well-Known Member

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  8. anava

    anava Well-Known Member

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    We waived 2 and signed 2 where is the open spot?
  9. Cowboys22

    Cowboys22 Well-Known Member

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    Meggett was signed to the practice squad.
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  10. Vanilla2

    Vanilla2 Well-Known Member

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    Leaving space for rat?
  11. dware94

    dware94 Active Member

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    Meggett is filling Cameron Lawerence's spot on the practice squad. Greenwood was on the 53 player roster, so that is the position left open.
  12. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    Last week, Garrett challenged the PS players to earn the spot. We may see that again this week
  13. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    This is one option we can rule out
  14. JohnsKey19

    JohnsKey19 Well-Known Member

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    It's a must. Crawford and Bass will help. But we still need talent up front. Hatcher also may be playing his way into a big payday that Dallas may be unable to offer.
  15. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    Hatcher is playing his way into a decent payday -- but it is going to be a limited deal as he'll be 32 at the start of the year. He isn't going to get big money.
  16. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    I'm betting that if Dunbar can't go, Meggett gets the call up. If Dunbar can go, we move someone else (like Vega) up.
  17. jterrell

    jterrell Penguinite

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    might wanna get to the off-season before setting a draft board....
  18. jterrell

    jterrell Penguinite

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    Hatcher also really wants to be here. He's settled in with a family here.
    He would consider the Saints and Texans other teams in this region but he has little desire to roam far and wide at this point in his career.
    We will have to pay him but we won't have to see him eat a large cap hit.

    Spencer is almost certainly gone so that frees up a lot of cash.
    Selvie and Tyrone Crawford likely share that spot at a fraction of the cost.

    Bass plays inside but would look really good behind Hatcher IMHO.
  19. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    Plus, he is absolutely one of the leaders on defense. A nice three year deal for about 10 mill total would be my guess here.
  20. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl Everything is everything... Staff Member

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    So basically the same deal, he just finished? I think he's going to want and probably get more than a $1million raise.
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