Demarcus Lawrence RUMORS & NEWS

  • David Irving absent from start of Cowboys' camp

    Yardbarker "Cowboys defensive tackle David Irving was not present for the start of the Cowboys’ training camp on Tuesday, sources tell Clarence E. Hill Jr. of the Star Telegram. Irving has been excused from team activities to address ongoing personal issues, according to those..." July 25

  • Cowboys skittish about overpaying Lawrence

    Yardbarker "The Cowboys don’t want to make DeMarcus Lawrence the highest-paid pass rusher in the league, Calvin Watkins of The Athletic writes. However, with another strong year, Watkins believes that the Cowboys would be willing to place him somewhere in the top three. This..." July 18

  • DeMarcus Lawrence Against Playing On Tag After This Season

    Yardbarker "Four players are set to play on a franchise tender this season. DeMarcus Lawrence's 14.5-sack showing in 2017 prompted the Cowboys to place a $17.1MM tag on him this year, and he did not object to that arrangement. However, he does not want this situation to repeat itself...." July 16

  • Ziggy Ansah & Demarcus Lawrence Expected To Play Out Season Under Franchise Tag

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Lions DE Ziggy Ansah and Cowboys DE Demarcus Lawrence are both expected to play out the 2018 season under the franchise tag, barring a significant turn in contract negotiations with their respective teams. The deadline to..." July 14

  • Cowboys & DE Demarcus Lawrence Expected To Discuss Extension Next Week

    NFL Trade Rumors "Calvin Watkins of The Athletic reports that the Cowboys and franchise DE Demarcus Lawrenceare expected to discuss a potential extension next week. A source tells Watkins that Lawrence is looking for a five-year contract and is willing to be patient if need be. The..." July 06

  • DeMarcus Lawrence Willing To Play On Tag

    Pro Football Rumors "The Cowboys have until mid-July to hammer out a long-term extension with DeMarcus Lawrence. If not, he’ll play out the year on the one-year, $17.143MM franchise tag. Other players might worry about that lack of security, but that’s fine with the defensive..." May 17

  • NFL Rumors: DeMarcus Lawrence to Be Franchise-Tagged After Contract Talks

    Bleacher Report "The Dallas Cowboys are expected to place the franchise tag on DeMarcus Lawrence after contract talks with the defensive end fell through, per Adam Schefter of ESPN. The two sides were hoping to agree upon a long-term deal but won't complete an extension before Tuesday's franchise-tag deadline...." March 05

  • Cowboys to tag Demarcus Lawrence if deal isn't done "Cowboys defensive lineman Demarcus Lawrence tallied 14.5 sacks last season. Will the Pro Bowler be back in Dallas for the squad's 2018 campaign? On Thursday, at the inaugural Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Award ceremony, Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones made it known..." February 23

  • DeMarcus Lawrence wants $17 million a year

    Pro Football Talk "The Cowboys are expected to use the franchise tag on DeMarcus Lawrence if they can’t come to a long-term deal before March 6. Since they have not even begun talks with the defensive end’s agent, it seems unlikely the sides will come to an agreement in less than two weeks. Negotiations will..." February 22

  • Cowboys plan to use franchise tag on DeMarcus Lawrence

    Bleacher Report "The Dallas Cowboys reportedly will use the franchise tag on defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence this offseason, with the goal of working out a long-term contract extension before the July 16 deadline, according to David Moore of the Dallas Morning News. Moore added that the team won't use the tag..." February 19

  • What they're saying about Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence: Will he get the franchise tag or a long-term deal?

    Sports Day "It's a crucial offseason for Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence. Lawrence hits free agency after a career season where he played in all 16 games and notched 14.5 sacks. The Cowboys will either try and work out a long-term deal with their start defensive end or use the franchise tag to..." February 19