Sean Lee RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cowboys LB Sean Lee is not only returning but will return as starter in 2019 but where?

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "When linebacker Sean Lee decided to continue to forgo retirement and take a pay cut to continue his career with the Dallas Cowboys in 2019, it was generally assumed that he would return as a backup to middle linebacker Jaylon Smith and weakside linebacker Leighton Vander Esch. May 06

  • Sean Lee: I had to find a way to come back and help in any way

    Pro Football Talk "Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee said after the season ended in Los Angeles that he needed time “to figure things out” regarding his future. It turns out, it didn’t take Lee long. Although his return didn’t become official until he agreed to a restructured contract..." April 21

  • Sean Lee says he's staying with Cowboys to 'chase after a championship'

    ESPN "In the end, Sean Lee wants to squeeze out as much as he can from playing for the Dallas Cowboys. On Monday, the veteran linebacker signed his re-worked contract that will save the Cowboys around $4 million in salary-cap space but gives him a chance to make up to $7 million based on..." March 11

  • Sean Lee restructures contract, stays with Cowboys

    CBS Dallas Forth Worth "The Dallas Cowboys and linebacker Sean Lee have agreed on a restructured contract to have the veteran stay with the team for the 2019 season, NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport reports. The upcoming season marks Lee’s ninth season in the NFL, all with the Cowboys. After speculation on..." March 09

  • Cowboys and LB Sean Lee work on restructured contract for 2019

    Sports Day "Sean Lee and the Cowboys have determined that the linebacker will return for a 10th season and the two sides are currently working on how that looks contractually, sources said. Lee enters the final year of his contract and is scheduled to make $7 million, a figure that will be..." March 08

  • Cowboys want Sean Lee to return

    Pro Football Talk "Sean Lee is under contract for 2019, and the Cowboys linebacker has decided to continue playing in 2019. With Lee now a backup linebacker, having had Leighton Vander Esch and Jaylon Smith supplant him, he likely will have to take a pay cut to make it work. Lee..." February 28

  • Report: Sean Lee “expects to play” in 2019... will it be for Cowboys or someone else?

    Blogging The Boys "One of the biggest questions surrounding the 2019 Dallas Cowboys is whether or not Sean Leewill be part of them. The General was the identity of the Cowboys defense for so long but all of that changed last season when Leighton Vander Esch and the Hot Boyz..." February 13

  • Cowboys want Sean Lee back, but will he return and at what price?

    Blogging The Boys "Shortly after the Cowboys lost to the Rams in the playoffs, there were questions about the status of Sean Lee. The veteran linebacker will be 33-years-old when next season begins and he has had his share of injuries over his time in the NFL. When an injury-prone player..." January 18

  • Sean Lee: 'I'm leaning towards playing' in 2019

    NFL.com "The future of Sean Lee remains up in the air, but the Cowboys' linebacker says he's considering returning for a 10th NFL season. "I want to continue to play the game, but I have to evaluate physically where I'm at. I definitely have some decisions to..." January 16

  • Sean Lee has “to figure things out” about playing future

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "If that was the last play of linebacker Sean Lee’s career with the Cowboys then it would be a disappointing end for a defensive player who had a career as one of the team’s best in history, when he was healthy. On 3rd and 7 with less than 2 minutes left in the game and the..." January 13

  • Cowboys LB Sean Lee expects to play against NY Giants: 'I do need snaps'

    Sports Day "Sean Lee has played just seven snaps in the last seven weeks. Look for the Cowboys linebacker to nearly triple that total in Sunday's regular-season finale. "That's the plan this week, to really get out there and get going,'' said Lee, who expects to..." December 28

  • Cowboys LB Sean Lee volunteered not to start vs. Colts

    Clutch Points "Dallas Cowboys former Pro Bowl linebacker Sean Lee made his return to the field after an extended absence during Sunday’s 23-0 loss to the Indianapolis Colts. In his first game back in the mix, Lee was not inserted into the starting lineup as rookie Leighton..." December 18

  • Jerry Jones: Sean Lee will get starting job back when healthy, Tyron Smith expected back this week

    Blogging The Boys "It’s Tuesday which means Dallas Cowboys owner, president, and general manager Jerry Jones appeared on 105.3 The Fan to talk all things America’s Team, and he gave us some important information. Really important. The Cowboys are hosting the Philadelphia..." December 04

  • Why Sean Lee is anxious to return, find a role with ‘unbelievable’ Leighton Vander Esch

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Dallas Cowboys weakside linebacker Sean Lee, who missed six games this season, including the last three with a hamstring injury, hopes to return for the Dec. 9 game against the Philadelphia Eagles. At least, that’s his target date. But instead of having to come to..." November 28