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Mailbag: More Aggressive In Free Agency?

I know the core decision makers are still in place, but with a new head coach do you think free agency might be more of a priority than past years?
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Cooper Gets TD In Heavy-Hearted Pro Bowl

Wide receiver Amari Cooper caught a 6-yard touchdown pass in his fourth career Pro Bowl appearance, but it wasn’t enough for the NFC squad in a 38-33 defeat to the AFC at Camping World Stadium in Orlando.
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Mailbag: How Will Coaching Changes Impact Dak?

How do you think the change of QB coach from Jon Kitna to Doug Nussmeier will affect Dak Prescott?
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Mailbag: If The NFL Draft Started Today …

If the draft started today, and the roster was as it is now, who would you target in the first round?
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Cowboys Sign Kicker, DT To Reserve/Future List

The Cowboys have signed two more players to their Reserve/Future list, including kicker Tristan Vizcaino, who tried out for the team during the season.
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Mailbag: Investing In The Defensive Line?

Do you think our primary focus right now should be building a dominant defensive front, similar to what we accomplished with our O-Line? 
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A Closer Look At McCarthy's 'Year Of Reflection'

Mike McCarthy believes his year away from the NFL was “a gift with a purpose” – a chance to improve as a coach and prepare for the opportunity he has now in Dallas.
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Mailbag: How Different Will The Offense Be?

Kellen Moore is still the offensive coordinator, but how much will the offense change under new head coach Mike McCarthy? 
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Mailbag: How Will New Changes Impact The Draft?

With the NFL Draft only three months away, how much is VP player personnel Will McClay and his staff going to have to change their draft board with possibly a new offensive and defensive scheme? 
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What's The Best Thing Mike McCarthy Has Said?

So far, the staff writers have now had a couple of media sessions with Mike McCarthy, who certainly has his own way of operating as the new head coach. Check out the best thing each writer has heard from McCarthy so far.
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Mailbag: What To Expect From Nolan's Defense?

With Mike Nolan coming on as defensive coordinator, what type of defense should we expect? 
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McCarthy Confirms Staff Changes; Al Harris Added

New head coach Mike McCarthy is still in the process of finalizing his coaching staff, but he did confirm a number of hires and expected roles during his visit with local reporters Thursday.
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Mailbag: Chance Of Compensatory Draft Picks?

I know we lost and signed some good free agents, but I certainly don't know the formula. What do you think?
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Mailbag: What Does The Cap Situation Look Like?

What is the current state of the salary cap and how will that affect the staff's ability to put together the best team for 2020?
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Mailbag: Most Memorable Jimmy Johnson Moment?

One of the moments that has stood to test of time is Jimmy spitting out the infamous “How ‘Bout Them Cowboys!” Gives me goose bumps till this day. Why is your greatest memory of Jimmy Johnson? 
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Mailbag: Assessing Dak Prescott's 4th Season?

How do you feel about Dak's progression this year? Did he take the necessary steps forward towards being a true franchise quarterback?
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Jerry Jones Congratulates Jimmy Johnson On HOF

In a statement Sunday, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones congratulated the former Cowboys head coach on his selection to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
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Jimmy Johnson To Get Hall of Fame Induction

Former Cowboys head coach Jimmy Johnson got a surprise announcement Sunday, learning that he’s headed to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. 
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Why Dak's Game Is "Very Impressive" To McCarthy

New head coach Mike McCarthy is excited to build on a “very impressive” start to quarterback Dak Prescott’s NFL career.
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Mailbag: Team's Potential Under Mike McCarthy?

Do you feel that we are still in a "win now" mentality, or is this more of a rebuild with new coaches, players and scheme?
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