David Helman Articles


David Helman

DallasCowboys.com Staff Writer


Cooper Not Watching Michael Thomas’ Pockets

Despite a host of speculation about the market for wide receiver contracts, Amari Cooper insists he’s more focused on the upcoming season than a contract extension.
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Dak: “There’s No Ceiling On This Team”

There’s no use hiding from it: the Dallas Cowboys are facing some lofty expectations in 2019. Fortunately for them, their quarterback isn’t shying away from the challenge.
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Mailbag: Should La’el Be A Bigger Priority?

With all of the injuries to Tyron Smith, is it really smart to allow La'el Collins hit free agency next year? 
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Determining Connor McGovern’s Role As A Rookie

The Cowboys added a top-tier talent to their offensive line room by drafting Connor McGovern. How they intend to use him is the question everyone wants answered.
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Mailbag: Who Is the Most Underrated Starter?

Who is the most underrated starter on the current roster?
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Mailbag: Fostering Competition At Fullback?

Of all the positions on the team, it seems like Jamize Olawale never finds himself competing with anyone for his job. Can you offer some explanation of why that’s the case?
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How Does Mike Weber Win A Backup Job?

In searching for a well-rounded backup to Ezekiel Elliott, the Cowboys went back to the well at Ohio State for Mike Weber.
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Witten Working To Be Ready For Camp

After spending a year away from the grind, Jason Witten plans to work even harder than usual to ready himself for his 16th NFL training camp.
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Rank’Em: The 10 Biggest Surprises Of OTAs?

With the offseason program concluded, it’s time to take a look back at the 10 Cowboys players who surprised during spring practices.
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Dak Talks Camp Improvements, Contract Status 

Dak Prescott impressed, to say the least, during the Cowboys’ minicamp. He talked Thursday about his offseason improvements, not to mention his contract talks.
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Notes: Dak’s Accuracy, Frederick Update; More

Wednesday marked the second day of minicamp, giving the Cowboys just one more practice day before they break for the summer. 
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Notes: Woods Welcomes D-Line Competition

Last year as an unheralded signing, Woods won a starting job in training camp and made 17 starts at nose tackle, including playoffs, as a valuable part of the Cowboys’ fifth-ranked run defense.
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Hurns Happy To Be Back On Practice Field

As gruesome as his ankle injury looked at the time, Allen Hurns said he never had a doubt he’d be back on the practice field, as he was on Tuesday.
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Iloka Aiming For The Best Year Of His Career

As he settles into the Cowboys' defensive scheme, veteran safety George Iloka has lofty aspirations for 2019.
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Helman: Did Wentz Raise Dak’s Price Tag?

Slowly but surely, Dak Prescott’s contract picture is coming into focus, and it has never looked clearer than it does following the news of Carson Wentz’s own extension.
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Kerry Hyder Making The Most Of Opportunity

Kerry Hyder's name seems to get forgotten among the Cowboys' D-Line, but his body of work suggests forgetting him would be a mistake.
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Notes: ‘Most Improved’ WR; D-Law Update; More

In the thick of a crowded, talented young wide receiver group, here’s another name to watch as the offseason moves toward training camp.
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Kellen Moore & the Art of Installing an Offense 

The OTA process is all about installing the systems and new offensive coordinator Kellen Moore breaks down the process of the installation.
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Offense Eyes Improvement Of Red Zone Woes

Wednesday saw the Cowboys start work on their red zone offense, which was one of their biggest trouble spots during the 2018 season.
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Meet The Undrafted WR Who's Turning Heads

The Cowboys liked Jon'Vea Johnson before the draft, and the rookie receiver is delivering early on in OTAs.
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