Posts Tagged ‘greg-ellis’

Former Cowboy Ellis Says Ware Took Himself Out to Force More Playing Time for Him

Greg Ellis is now a member of the Oakland Raiders, but seems that he is still harboring some hard feelings about being released from the Cowboys a few weeks back. Ellis was quoted in the Dallas Morning News that he was upset about his lack of playing time, but threw out an interesting tidbit that […]

Cowboys Officially Release Ellis

As expected the Cowboys have officially released 2007’s Comeback Player of the Year. The 11 yr veteran will now be replaced in the starting lineup by Anthony Spencer, who was the Cowboys top pick in the 2007 NFL Draft, following Ellis tearing his Achilles tendon. The move comes as no surprise after it was speculated, […]

Cowboys State They Will Trade or Release DE Ellis

The Cowboys have decided to go in another direction with veteran pass rusher Greg Ellis, as today the team announced that he will not be back for the 2009 season. Owner Jerry Jones made the announcement that Ellis, who is a 12-year-pro, will either be traded or released before the start of the 2009 season. […]

Cowboys Debating Future of Ellis

According to the Dallas Morning News, the Cowboys are tossing around the idea of possibly trading or releasing veteran linebacker Greg Ellis. The veteran transitioned from a 4-3 defensive end to a 3-4 pass rushing outside linebacker under Bill Parcells late in his career. Ellis had his best season at the position in 2007, recording […]

Tank Johnson, Zach Thomas Unlikely to Be Back in 2009

From: Fort Worth Star-Telegram Unless owner Jerry Jones changes his mind, which should never be ruled out, dramatic and sweeping changes can’t be expected at Valley Ranch this off-season. … With so many players locked into long-term contracts, and unless Jones contradicts himself and fires coaches and cuts players, improvements will have to be made […]

Glenn, Ellis Hoping to Be Ready to Go September 9th

  The Cowboys are still dealing with a couple of injuries, one of which will keep wide out Terry Glenn on the sidelines until possibly the opener on September 9th. Glenn underwent knee surgery back on August 1st, and despite thinking that he would be playing in one preseason game, coach Wade Phillips will be […]

Ellis Concerned as Injury Not Getting Any Better

The injury for linebacker Greg Ellis is becoming more of a concern and is not getting any better.  The linebacker, who has been round and round with the team wanting a new deal, may have to face that facts that it might be hard to get back on the field in 2007, or ever for […]