Demarcus Lawrence RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cowboys 'Encouraged' With DeMarcus Lawrence's Recovery From Surgery

    12 Up "It seems that DeMarcus Lawrence is making the right strides to get back to the gridiron as soon as he possibly can. Who thought it would be any different? The Dallas Cowboys feel good about the defensive standout's progression in recovery from surgery. "He's..." June 15

  • Cowboys’ DeMarcus Lawrence and Byron Jones likely to begin on PUP list

    Clutch Points "The Dallas Cowboys may be without a couple of their best defensive players in training camp, as defensive lineman DeMarcus Lawrence and cornerback Byron Jones are likely to hit the PUP list, per Charean Williams of Pro Football Talk. Both Lawrence and Jones have had..." June 14

  • Top Five Highest-Paid NFL Players

    The Big Lead "Forbes’ annual list of the highest-paid athletes in the world has been released, and the 2019 money amount is up 5% from last year. With the rise in guaranteed money and contracts in the NFL, it’s no surprise that star football players are at the top of the list. With..." June 13

  • Eagles' Lane Johnson fires back at DeMarcus Lawrence

    Philly Voice "Whenever someone takes a shot at the Philadelphia Eagles, you can count on right tackle Lane Johnson to be the first to clap back. Johnson has taken swipes at everyone from the New England Patriots and Donovan McNabb to his now-teammate Zach Brown, who once got into a jawing match..." June 07

  • Demarcus Lawrence looks forward to making rich quarterbacks “humble”

    Yahoo! Sports "Carson Wentz of the Eagles became the latest quarterback to strike it rich with a big-money, long-term deal. And Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence has a message for Wentz and all other quarterbacks getting big-money, long-term deals. “The richer they get, the better it..." June 06

  • Cowboys' DeMarcus Lawrence Continues Trolling Giants for Keeping Eli Manning

    Complex "A little smack talk goes a long way. Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence knows this, and his continued trolling of New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is a delight to behold. Upon receiving a promotional get-well gift from Snickers, Lawrence, recovering..." April 19

  • DeMarcus Lawrence: 'I ain't skipping $20M for nobody'

    NFL.com "DeMarcus Lawrence got his payday without withholding services for a single offseason workout. Despite initially being displeased that the Dallas Cowboys used the franchise tag on him for a second consecutive season, the newly rich defensive lineman never planned to take..." April 09

  • Cowboys’ DeMarcus Lawrence has never had a sack against the Eagles

    Clutch Points "Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence has established himself as one of the NFL’s premier edge rushers. Unfortunately, he has not had much success when it comes to the Philadelphia Eagles. Lawrence and the Cowboys recently made headlines with their blockbuster,..." April 08

  • Report: DeMarcus Lawrence never wanted to leave Dallas, two AFC teams were interested though

    Blogging The Boys "Last Friday, the Dallas Cowboys overcame what was inarguably the biggest hurdle of their offseason when they locked down DeMarcus Lawrence to a long-term contract extension. It’s much easier to breathe now with this matter settled as we’re talking about..." April 08

  • DeMarcus Lawrence set for surgery, 4-6 month rehab; Will he be ready to start season?

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "It was a phone call on Thursday between defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence and vice president Stephen Jones that broke the ice and led to the signing of the richest contract in team history one day later. But the arguably the biggest key to getting a deal done..." April 08

  • Cowboys' DeMarcus Lawrence to have surgery Wednesday, reportedly expected to need 3-4 months of recovery

    CBS Sports "Less than a week after signing the monster contract he longed for, Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence will undergo surgery to finally fix a torn labrum he's played through the past two years. On Friday, Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones told Mike Fisher of 247..." April 07

  • Demarcus Lawrence, Cowboys turned second tag into a fair deal

    Pro Football Talk "Pittsburgh Steelers, take note. The Dallas Cowboys have shown you and the rest of the league how to properly structure a long-term deal for a player who is restricted by the franchise tag. With $20.56 million on the books for 2019 — and a chance to make $29.6 million under a..." April 06

  • Cowboys, DeMarcus Lawrence getting close on new contract

    Pro Football Talk "The Cowboys and free agent DeMarcus Lawrenceare getting close to an agreement on a new contract. A league source tells PFT there’s optimism of the two sides reaching a deal soon. The 26-year-old Lawrence has played his entire five-year career with the Cowboys and..." April 05

  • Cowboys Signing DE DeMarcus Lawrence To Five-Year Deal Worth Over $100M

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo, the Cowboys are expected to sign franchise DE DeMarcus Lawrence to a five-year contract worth more than $100 million. Reports from earlier in the day mentioned that the two parties were closing in on a deal and it looks like..." April 05

  • Demarcus Lawrence Offered $20M Per Year, DL Wants More

    Bleacher Report "The Dallas Cowboys have made Demarcus Lawrence an offer that would make him the highest-paid defensive end in football. It hasn't been enough to move the needle.  Calvin Watkins of The Athletic reported the Cowboys' current offer on the..." March 28

  • Cowboys’ DeMarcus Lawrence increases asking price

    Pro Football Rumors "The Cowboys recently stepped up their offer to defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence to meet his $20MM asking price. But, as Marlo Stanfield once famously said in “The Wire,” the price of the brick is going up.  In the last few weeks, Lawrence has gone from asking for..." March 27

  • DeMarcus Lawrence, Cowboys far apart on contract negotiations

    Clutch Points "The Dallas Cowboys and DeMarcus Lawrence are far apart in their contract talks, according to The Athletic’s Calvin Watkins. DeMarcus Lawrence was selected in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft by the Cowboys. Last season, he recorded 64 tackles, 10.5 sacks, one interception,..." March 26

  • Cowboys Increase DeMarcus Lawrence Offer

    Pro Football Rumors "Tethered to a franchise tag he has yet to sign, DeMarcus Lawrence remains in a holding pattern with the Cowboys. The team may be starting to bridge the gap, but a lot of ground still needs to be covered, it appears. The Cowboys have made a stronger offer to Lawrence, coming..." March 26

  • Report: Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence feels “disrespected”

    Blogging The Boys "Things have been a bit contentious between the Dallas Cowboysand DeMarcus Lawrence over the last few months, what with all of the franchise tag talk and what not. They haven’t been contentious in terms of arguments or anything of that sort, but a..." March 11

  • Report: Offer Cowboys made to DeMarcus Lawrence was “not considered serious”

    Blogging The Boys "While at the NFL Combine last week, the Dallas Cowboys reportedly made a contract offer to their star pass rusher, DeMarcus Lawrence. A deal wasn’t struck as the Cowboys and Lawrence will officially be joined in holy matrimony by..." March 05

  • Cowboys, DeMarcus Lawrence not close on contract

    NFL.com "DeMarcus Lawrence got whacked with the franchise tag on Monday. Tune back in in July to see the next important episode of the saga. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport noted Tuesday on Good Morning Football that it will likely be a long time until Lawrence..." March 05

  • The Cowboys franchise-tagging Demarcus Lawrence is just their first step in an important offseason

    SB Nation "The Cowboys checked off the first box on their offseason to-do list. For the second year in a row, they placed the franchise tag on star defensive end Demarcus Lawrence, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. By putting the tag on him, Dallas has ensured that arguably the top free agent..." March 04

  • Cowboys, DeMarcus Lawrence Not Close To Extension

    Pro Football Rumors "With two days to go until the franchise-tag deadline, the Cowboys have not made any progress on a DeMarcus Lawrence deal. Calvin Watkins of The Athletic tweets that the two sides are not close to finalizing a long-term deal. Clarence Hill Jr. of the Star Telegram echoes that sentiment, noting..." March 03

  • Stephen Jones 'Very Confident' About Demarcus Lawrence's Contract

    Bleacher Report "Dallas Cowboys vice president Stephen Jones said Tuesday that he's "very confident" the team can come to a long-term contract extension with star pass-rusher Demarcus Lawrence, according to Jon Machota of the Dallas Morning News: February 26

  • DeMarcus Lawrence won’t sign another franchise tag with Cowboys

    CBS Sports "DeMarcus Lawrence (shoulder) is unwilling to sign a second consecutive franchise tender, Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network reports. Lawrence followed up a blow-up 2017 season with another quality effort in 2018 and has ultimately totaled 25 sacks over the past two..." February 22

  • Jerry Jones: Relationship with DeMarcus Lawrence “outstanding”

    Clutch Points "On September 25th, 2017, Jerry Jones made nationwide headlines that reverberated past the sports world when he kneeled with Dallas Cowboys players and coaches before his team’s home game against the Arizona Cardinals. Less than a year later, the Cowboys owner muddled the goodwill that had..." February 19

  • Cowboys will wait to tag Lawrence in hopes of long-term deal

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Tuesday is the first day NFL teams can start placing the franchise tag on a prospective free agent.   Look for the Dallas Cowboys to take a wait-and-see approach with defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence before tagging him for the second straight season and potentially..." February 18

  • Hold out questions with Ezekiel Elliott and DeMarcus Lawrence loom ahead for Cowboys

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "The Pro Bowl finally is over, to the delight of everyone, so the Dallas Cowboys can officially shift their focus to 2019. And while finalizing the coaching staff is the first item on the agenda — possibly as soon as this week — bigger offseason concerns are..." January 29

  • Demarcus Lawrence To Undergo Shoulder Surgery

    Pro Football Rumors "Cowboys Pro Bowl defensive end Demarcus Lawrence is expected to undergo offseason surgery on his shoulder, though a time and place has yet to be discussed, the Dallas Morning News’ Jon Machota tweets.  Lawrence has reportedly played with a torn labrum for the past two..." January 27

  • Demarcus Lawrence to Cowboys: “Your move”

    Clutch Points "Don’t say that DeMarcus Lawrence is not doing his part in pressuring the Dallas Cowboys into forking out a lucrative long-term offer for the defensive end. After the Cowboys’ social media team posted a video montage of Lawrence’s highlights from the 2018 NFL season,..." January 27

  • Cowboys “more comfortable” about long-term deal with DeMarcus Lawrence

    Pro Football Talk "Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence played out the 2018 season on the franchise tag, but didn’t have the same upset about that state of affairs that we’ve seen from other players. Lawrence said that if he played well again, the Cowboys would have no..." January 23

  • Cowboys need to get DeMarcus Lawrence signed pronto

    247 Sports "The Dallas Cowboys have an expensive problem to solve this offseason. DeMarcus Lawrence is set to be a free agent after yet another strong season. They still technically have the franchise tag as a weapon at their disposal, but it would be a costly one. As Lawrence was tagged last..." January 17