Cowboys Turn Attention To Free-Agency Needs

Unrestricted Free Agents (6)
(If a deal is not reached before Feb. 29, the players can negotiate with any other club without compensation.)

Restricted Free Agents (5)
(Teams can place a leveled tender on each player, who can still negotiate with other clubs. If signed to an offer sheet, the Cowboys have seven days to match the offer. If they refuse, they will receive draft-pick compensation, depending on the level of tender placed by the original team.)

Exclusive Rights Free Agents (4)
(Players have little to no bargaining power and must accept the club offer, which is usually the second- or third-year minimum.)

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