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With Draft Complete, Focus Shifts Towards Rookie Free Agents;
IRVING, Texas – And now comes the next round of the draft – rookie free agents.
The Cowboys have been rather good in this department in recent years, with several undrafted players earning roster spots. Last year, the Cowboys saw players like Lance Dunbar, Cole Beasley, Ben Bass and Ron Leary make the team.
In the last few years, Dan Bailey, Barry Church, Danny McCray, Kevin Kowalski, Alex Albright, Chris Jones and Phillip Tanner have been notable post-draft pickups.
Of course, two of the biggest in NFL history are on this team with Tony Romo and Miles Austin.
So who will be this year’s crop of rookie free agents?
The Cowboys were able to sign two players who were among their 30 pre-draft visitors in South Carolina State safety Jakar Hamilton and Arizona State linebacker Brandon Magee.
Rookie free agents who have agreed to terms:
Jakar Hamilton, S, South Carolina State
Dalton Williams, QB, Akron
Brandon Magee, LB, Arizona State
Kendial Lawrence, RB, Missouri
Devin Smith, CB, Wisconsin
Dustin Harris, CB, Texas A&M
Cameron Lawrence, LB, Mississippi State
Greg Herd, WR, Eastern Washington
Paul Freedman, FB/TE, Virginia
Taylor Reed, LB, SMU