DeMarco Murray RUMORS & NEWS

  • Eagles teammate anonymously calls out DeMarco Murray "If there was a play this season that epitomized the notion that some Eagles were giving less than 100 percent for Chip Kelly, it actually didn't come in Sunday's utterly pathetic, 45-17 drubbing at the hands of the Buccaneers, although there were plenty of candidates. It came last week..." November 23

  • DeMarco Murray knew the Cowboys' plays and told Eagles' defense

    CBS Sports "DeMarco Murray's return to Dallas on Sunday was a triumphant one, as the Eagles knocked off the Cowboys in overtime. In the process, Murray not only scored a touchdown, but he also played a role on defense. Apparently, the Eagles' running back remembered the Cowboys' playbook so well that he..." November 13

  • Eagles RB DeMarco Murray: 'I finally feel like myself' "After battling a hamstring injury and a slow start to his stint in an Eagles uniform, running back DeMarco Murray believes he's finally hit his stride. On Monday versus the Giants, Murray rushed 21 times for 112 yards with one touchdown. "I finally feel like myself," Murray said Thursday via..." October 23

  • Chip Kelly: 'Not enough data' to put Ryan Mathews over DeMarco Murray "It's nearly impossible to say how scheme factored into DeMarco Murray's decision to sign with the Eagles in the offseason. He said he had seen enough during four games over two years as an opponent. "I got to see it firsthand on Sundays," the former Cowboys running back said Thursday. "I ran..." October 11

  • Chip Kelly has “no issue” with DeMarco Murray wanting the ball more

    Pro Football Talk "After Sunday’s loss to the Redskins, Eagles running back DeMarco Murray said that he knew when he signed with the team that the ball would be spread around on offense but that he still doesn’t think he’s getting the ball often enough. Murray has 40 touches in the three games he’s played this..." October 05

  • DeMarco Murray on not getting enough touches: 'It's the plays being called'

    ESPN "DeMarco Murray says he knew what he was getting into when he signed with the Philadelphia Eagles as a free agent. After a 1-3 start, Murray was asked if he's getting the ball enough. "Do I think I'm touching the ball [enough]?" Murray said. "No, I'm not. I don't think I am. But it's the plays..." October 04

  • Eagles RB DeMarco Murray expected to play

    ESPN "Philadelphia Eagles running back DeMarco Murray, who has been hampered by a hamstring injury, is expected to play against the Washington Redskins on Sunday, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. The Eagles have listed Murray as a game-time decision after he was listed as a full..." October 04

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    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    DeMarco Murray was limited at practice today. Is expected to talk tomorrow. #Eagles

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    My understanding is #Eagles RB rotation won’t be altered by the hamstring injury for DeMarco Murray. The hope is the production is better

  • Eagles' DeMarco Murray ruled out with hamstring injury

    Yahoo! Sports "Philadelphia Eagles running back DeMarco Murray tweaked a hamstring in practice on Wednesday, but reports over the last few days indicated that Murray would be in uniform for the 0-2 Eagles against the Jets. But Murray has been declared out - NFL Network reported that the hamstring tightened up..." September 27

  • DeMarco Murray will play in Week 3 vs. Jets

    SB Nation "The Philadelphia Eagles will have DeMarco Murray in the backfield for a Week 3 game against the New York Jets despite a hamstring limiting him in practice earlier in the week. According to ESPN's Ashley Fox, Murray's hamstring is feeling good enough to play on after it ended his practice on..." September 25

  • Chip Kelly: Alonso out, Murray iffy for Sunday

    Pro Football Talk "Eagles Coach Chip Kelly told reporters Thursday that linebacker Kiko Alonso probably won’t play Sunday vs. the Jets. It sounds as if the status of running back DeMarco Murray won’t be known for at least another day or two. Kelly said Murray has “a hamstring tweak” and is still being..." September 24

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    Tim McManus @Tim_McManus

    Murray left practice with hamstring injury

  • DeMarco Murray takes blame for historically bad start

    CSN Philly "For the second year in a row, DeMarco Murray is smashing records. It’s just a little different this year. Last year’s NFL rushing leader is off to the worst start by a running back in NFL history. After netting nine yards on eight carries in the Eagles’ loss to the Falcons on Monday,..." September 21

  • DeMarco Murray approaching Cowboys game like any other

    CSN Philly "Even if he weren't facing his former team, this would be a huge week for DeMarco Murray. The fact that it’s Cowboys week brings it to another level of craziness. The defending NFL rushing leader endured the worst statistical game of his career Monday night in Atlanta, rushing eight times for..." September 17

  • DeMarco Murray doesn't think Eagles' RBs will alternate series

    CSN Philly "There are two positions in which the Eagles have more talented players than available starting spots: running back and inside linebacker. The ILB rotation with Kiko Alonso, Mychal Kendricks and DeMeco Ryans will work itself out with injuries and the personnel the Eagles' defense faces on a..." August 27

  • DeMarco Murray to sit out Eagles' preseason opener vs. Colts "DeMarco Murray's debut with the Philadelphia Eagles is on hold. NFL Media's Albert Breer reported that the All-Pro running back will sit out Sunday's preseason opener against the Indianapolis Colts, which will air live on NFL Network at 1 p.m. ET. The news comes as no surprise after Murray..." August 16

  • Eagles trying to lighten DeMarco Murray’s load

    Courier-Post "It was mentioned to Eagles offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur that the media hasn’t seen much of running back DeMarco Murray in practice during the first 10 days of training camp. “We have,” Shurmur shot back, referring to the coaching staff. Murray missed the first day of team drills during..." August 13

  • Emmitt Smith: DeMarco Murray left some opportunities on field, could've had 2,500 yards last year

    Dallas Morning News "On the Cowboys' running game: "I expect to see something very similar to what we had last year? Do I expect us to go out and run the ball exactly how DeMarco Murray ran last year? Probably not as an individual but I do see us collectively being able to run the ball as effectively as he did last..." July 21

  • 'Nerd' DeMarco Murray takes lead in Eagles' new-look backfield

    USA Today "Invoke the name DeMarco Murray, and familiar terms probably leap to mind. Pro Bowler. Workhorse. NFL rushing champion. (And probably a colorful range of adjectives if you support the Philadelphia Eagles or Dallas Cowboys.) But "nerd?" Believe it or not, that last one is actually..." June 16

  • Duce Staley on DeMarco Murray: 'He's a perfect fit for us'

    CSN Philly "In an era when passing and receiving records are shattered each year, it's rare to see a team invest as much into the running back position as the Eagles did this offseason, subtracting LeSean McCoy and Chris Polk while adding DeMarco Murray and Ryan Mathews to a backfield that still includes..." June 03

  • DeMarco Murray buys billboard in downtown Dallas to thank Cowboys fans

    Sporting News "Will this help patch things up in Dallas? DeMarco Murray, who left the Cowboys to sign with their division rival Eagles this offseason, bought a billboard in downtown Dallas to thank the fans for their support during his four years there. The billboard has a picture of Murray in his Cowboys..." March 19

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    DeMarco Murray's deal with Eagles is expected to be 5 years, $42 million, including $21 million guaranteed, per @mortreport and I.

  • DeMarco Murray plans to sign with the Eagles

    Pro Football Talk "If all goes as planned, DeMarco Murray will be an Eagle by the end of the day. That’s the word from Adam Schefter of ESPN, who says that not only is Murray visiting Philadelphia today, but he is expecting to sign a contract with the Eagles. The Cowboys and Murray have been in talks, and..." March 12

  • DeMarco Murray set to get $42M from Eagles

    Washington Post "Are the Dallas Cowboys about to lose the NFL’s leading rusher to the Philadelphia Eagles? DeMarco Murray, whom the Cowboys allowed to become a free agent on Tuesday, is flying to Philadelphia to meet with Coach Chip Kelly on Thursday and, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, there is “the..." March 12

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    Jon Machota @jonmachota

    DeMarco Murray said he was offered a couple of better offers than the one he accepted from the Eagles

  • DeMarco Murray holds “no hard feelings” as he leaves for Philadelphia

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "The old fashioned game of Texas stare down between the Dallas Cowboys and free agent running back DeMarco Murray ended in seemingly unthinkable fashion Thursday when the NFL’s Offensive Player of the Year got the money he wanted with a hated division rival. Murray flew to Philadelphia via..." March 12

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    Dez Bryant @DezBryant

    @DeMarcoMurray I wish you would have stayed but I understand your decision... Congrats bro you deserve it - #offenseMVPoftheyear

  • Cowboys reportedly offered Murray deal averaging $5 million a year

    Fox Sports "The Dallas Cowboys might want a do-over on their reported offer to free agent DeMarco Murray. The Cowboys offered Murray, last year's NFL's leading rusher, a deal that averaged about $5 million a season, Yahoo Sports reported Wednesday. FOX Sports 1 Insider Peter Schrager reports key Dallas..." March 12

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    ProFootballTalk @ProFootballTalk

    At least one of the teams pursuing DeMarco Murray believes he will be staying in Dallas.

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    Around The NFL @AroundTheNFL

    From @RapSheet on @NFLNetwork: Murray decision likely to come tonight. Raiders believed to be offering most money.

  • Cowboys waiting on DeMarco Murray to sign to trade for Adrian Peterson?

    Larry Brown Sports "The Dallas Cowboys may end up losing DeMarco Murray over the next several days, but they reportedly have their sights set on Plan B if a deal can’t be reached. In fact, some believe Plan B may actually be Plan A at this point. Peter King of The Monday Morning Quarterback reports that Peterson..." March 11

  • Dez Bryant fires back at Malcolm Jenkins recruiting DeMarco Murray

    CBS Sports "DeMarco Murray is a free agent and NFL teams are pitching him about potentially joining their team. One such pitch came from Eagles defensive back Malcolm Jenkins. Malcolm Jenkins took to Twitter and told Murray to "come to the dark side."" March 11

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    Clarence Hill @clarencehilljr

    Jerry jones said the cowboys remain focused on retaining Demarco Murray. They want him back

  • Eagles, Jaguars, Raiders eyeing DeMarco Murray "After a flurry of trades, cuts and signings, DeMarco Murray remains the biggest of names left on the open market. So where will he land? NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday that the former Dallas Cowboys running back is receiving interest from the Philadelphia Eagles and remains..." March 10

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    Adam Caplan on NFL Insiders just said the Eagles and Cowboys free agent RB DeMarco Murray have mutual interest.

  • Source: Cowboys, Murray's agent break ice

    ESPN Dallas "The Dallas Cowboys and the agent for DeMarco Murray have at least spoken after going a few weeks without communication, a source told ESPN. Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones and Bill Johnson, Murray's agent, spoke Monday night, according to a source. However, it's not clear how..." March 10

  • Could Bucs chase DeMarco Murray?

    ESPN "There has been a sudden flurry of reports that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers could be interested in running back DeMarco Murray. Could that be true? I’m told it’s a long shot, but not completely out of the realm of possibility. So we have something significant to keep an eye on as free agency..." March 10

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Now we know why DeMarco Murray has deleted Cowboys' references on his Twitter account: team has not called him since last week, per source.

  • Former GM says DeMarco Murray’s asking price is too high

    Dallas Morning News "With the official start of free agency about to begin in less than 24 hours, there hasn’t been much chatter regarding DeMarco Murray and offers from other NFL teams. That’s good news for the Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys made it clear that they were going to allow Murray to test the market and..." March 10

  • DeMarco Murray is willing to move on from Dallas

    Pro Football Talk "Before free agency officially unofficially opened, the Cowboys did a nice job of getting the word out that running back DeMarco Murray would bring any non-offer offers that he receives during the three-day negotiating window back for the Cowboys to match, or at least come close to matching. Per..." March 09

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    Charles Robinson @CharlesRobinson

    Several league sources are talking about Ndamukong Suh to #Dolphins as if it has already happened. DeMarco Murray returning to #Cowboys, too

  • Sources: Murray favors Cowboys return

    ESPN Dallas "NFL rushing champion DeMarco Murray would likely return to the Dallas Cowboys if the offer the team makes to him is equal or similar financially to those he receives from other teams as an unrestricted free agent, league sources told ESPN NFL Insider Ed Werder on Tuesday. With quality teams..." March 03

  • History says Cowboys should be wary to sign DeMarco Murray beyond 2017

    Dallas Morning News "When Tony Romo sees DeMarco Murray, he sees an NFL rushing champion. When Jason Garrett sees Murray, he sees an NFL rushing champion. When agent Pat Dye sees Murray, he sees an NFL rushing champion. When the Cowboys’ fan base sees Murray, it sees an NFL rushing champion. But when..." March 02

  • Report: DeMarco Murray likely to explore options outside of Dallas

    Sporting News "Cowboys Vice President Stephen Jones believes running back DeMarco Murray will find his way back to the team before the start of next season, according to FoxSports Southwest. "(Murray) is probably going to, you know, get some peace and see what's out in the market and then we'll talk and see...." March 01

  • A relaxed Murray is heading into free agency prepared to stay or go

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray will head into free agency in three weeks with the same mindset he had carrying the football for a team-record 1,845 yards in 2014. He’s patient, focused and determined.  Murray wants the respect that big financial pay day will garner.  But his..." February 11

  • DeMarco Murray wants to remain with the Dallas Cowboys

    SB Nation "DeMarco Murray is now less than a month away from the expiration of his contract with the Dallas Cowboys and if the 26-year-old reaches the free agency market, he would certainly be the top running back in the class. He's hopeful though, that he doesn't reach that open market and told David..." February 11

  • DeMarco Murray named offensive player of the year

    Pro Football Talk "Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray was named the NFL’s offensive player of the year for the 2014 season. Murray finished the regular season with 392 carries for 1,845 yards and 13 touchdowns, plus another 57 catches for 416 yards. His production was a big part of the Cowboys snapping their..." February 01

  • DeMarco Murray doesn’t think he’s easily replaceable

    Pro Football Talk "Cowboys tight end Jason Witten said last week that it would be “silly” to think that any running back could have been dropped into the lineup and given the team what DeMarco Murray gave them during the 2014 season, a point he made in response to those who feel that the Cowboys offensive line and..." January 30

  • Signing bonus for Ryan Williams makes him Cowboys’ option for life after Murray

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "The Cowboys have yet to decide on what they will do with free-agent running back DeMarco Murray, who led the league in rushing in 2014 with 1,845 yards. He will be coveted on the open market and the Cowboys have to figure out how much they are willing to pay to keep him. All that has yet to..." January 28