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  1. Kyle Orton beats the NFL system

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas - Kyle Orton has done something few players in the NFL get to do: beat the system. The Cowboys cut Orton on July 15 not long after the veteran backup quarterback told the Cowboys he would be coming to training camp. On Friday, Orton ...

    Blog | August 30, 2014
  2. Brandon Weeden still a work in progress

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas -- Since 2007, the Dallas Cowboys could take some things for granted with their backup quarterbacks. Brad Johnson, Jon Kitna and Kyle Orton were established starters before coming to the Cowboys to play behind Tony Romo. Brandon W...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  3. Cowboys have cap room for more deals

    Todd Archer

    OXNARD, Calif. - With Tyron Smith's eight-year extension, the Dallas Cowboys chewed into their remaining salary-cap space by roughly $1 million. Following the release of quarterback Kyle Orton before training camp, the Cowboys had roughly $10.7 mi...

    Blog | July 30, 2014
  4. How Cowboys could spend Orton's money

    Todd Archer

    OXNARD, Calif. - When Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones attempted to explain the club's decision to release backup quarterback Kyle Orton, he referenced the possibility of using some of the money gained in that move on different pl...

    Blog | July 24, 2014
  5. Cowboys explain Kyle Orton decision

    Todd Archer

    OXNARD, Calif. -- All offseason the Dallas Cowboys operated under the notion that Kyle Orton would be their backup quarterback in 2014 even if he failed to show up for the entire offseason program, including the mandatory minicamp. When Orton told...

    Blog | July 23, 2014
  6. Dallas Cowboys' projected roster

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas -- Examining the Dallas Cowboys' roster: QUARTERBACKS (2) Tony Romo Brandon Weeden The Kyle Orton watch is over now that the Cowboys released the veteran backup. The timing of it is a surprise, and Jason Garrett spoke optimi...

    Blog | July 18, 2014
  7. Chat recap: Re-thinking QB position

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas - In our weekly chat on Wednesday, we touched on a number of subjects, including the recently released Kyle Orton. We also discussed: If Tony Romo gets the DeMarcus Ware treatment should the Cowboys go 8-8 again. If Dwayne Harris...

    Blog | July 17, 2014
  8. Cowboys to add TE Dallas Walker

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys did not wait long to fill Kyle Orton's roster spot, adding tight end Dallas Walker on Thursday. Walker worked out for the Cowboys in June along with tight end Dominique Jones and guards DeMarcus Love and Garrett...

    Blog | July 17, 2014
  9. Strong offseason fueling Brandon Weeden

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas - Brandon Weeden's bid to be the Dallas Cowboys' No. 2 quarterback in 2014 got a lot easier when the club decided to release Kyle Orton. Barring something unforeseen, Weeden, who signed a two-year deal in the offseason, will be Tony ...

    Blog | July 17, 2014
  10. What to do with Cowboys' roster spot?

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys' decision to part ways with backup quarterback Kyle Orton has opened up a spot on the 90-man roster for training camp. Josh Brent's name has come up as a possible fill-in, but sources say there is nothing new on...

    Blog | July 16, 2014
  11. Orton move could aid Smith, Bryant deals

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas -- As of July 6, the Dallas Cowboys had $8.021 million in salary-cap space, according to ESPN Stats & Information. With the release of Kyle Orton, that figure should be closer to $10.7 million. The Cowboys gained $2.707 million in...

    Blog | July 16, 2014
  12. Timing of Kyle Orton's release a surprise

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas -- Even though Kyle Orton skipped the offseason program, the Dallas Cowboys believed he would eventually show up for the June minicamp. When he failed to show up for the minicamp, Jason Garrett spoke optimistically that the backup quart...

    Blog | July 15, 2014
  13. Filling out Cowboys' roster: Quarterbacks

    Todd Archer

    Constructing a 53-man roster is a difficult process, piecing together 10 positions groups and matching up present needs with future production of older and younger players. This week we take a look at constructing the Cowboys' roster. Quarterbacks...

    Blog | July 14, 2014
  14. Cowboys chat recap: Put heat on coaches

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas -- After a little break, we were back chatting on SportsNation on Wednesday and touched on a number of topics. Why the Cowboys go to Oxnard, California, for training camp Why Kyle Orton will be at training camp Why the way Scott...

    Blog | July 10, 2014
  15. Cowboys Twitter mailbag, Part 2

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas -- Part 2 of the Dallas Cowboys' Twitter mailbag is ready. In it we discuss: How Henry Melton kicks in the option of his contract. How many tight ends the Cowboys keep. Who starts at linebacker? The hypothetical to end all hypo...

    Blog | July 05, 2014
  16. Hanie benefited from Orton's absence, too

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas - Most of the time when Kyle Orton's absence was discussed in the offseason, Brandon Weeden was mentioned as the biggest beneficiary. While true, Caleb Hanie also benefited. With Orton staying away, the Dallas Cowboys had to sign ...

    Blog | July 04, 2014