Cowboys news: Leighton Vander Esch says goodbye; Rico Dowdle returns

Cowboys update: Leighton Vander Esch bids farewell, Rico Dowdle makes a comeback Leighton Vander Esch, known as the “Wolf Hunter,” retired from the Cowboys after six seasons, citing medical reasons. He expressed gratitude for playing for Dallas and his teammates. Rico Dowdle re-signed with the Cowboys, providing depth at running back. The Cowboys re-signed cornerback … Read more

Cowboys release LB Vander Esch, WR Gallup

Cowboys cut ties with LB Vander Esch and WR Gallup The Dallas Cowboys released linebacker Leighton Vander Esch and wide receiver Michael Gallup due to injuries and performance issues. Vander Esch, a former Pro Bowler, struggled with neck injuries throughout his career, while Gallup failed to regain form after tearing his ACL in 2021. The … Read more

Cowboys news: Tyron Smith to sign with Jets; Michael Gallup, Leighton Vander Esch released

New York Jets to acquire Tyron Smith; Michael Gallup and Leighton Vander Esch let go by Cowboys Tyron Smith officially leaves the Cowboys after agreeing to a one-year deal with the New York Jets. The Jets are revamping their offensive line with Smith’s addition, along with two other starters. The Cowboys release Leighton Vander Esch … Read more