Tony Pollard RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cowboys RB Tony Pollard has signed his franchise tag, will return for 2023 season

    Blogging The Boys "A few weeks and a couple of trades ago the Dallas Cowboys made the first move of their offseason by placing the franchise tag on running back Tony Pollard. It was always the move that made the most sense. Pollard was taken in the fourth round of the 2019 NFL..." March 23

  • Buccaneers Named Possible Landing Spot For Tony Pollard

    NFL Analysis "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have some difficult decisions to make this offseason. With a huge void being created at the quarterback position with Tom Brady opting for retirement, it could put the team on a path of rebuilding. Kyle Trask is the only quarterback under contract currently,..." March 08

  • Cowboys place franchise tag on RB Tony Pollard

    The Score "The Dallas Cowboys placed the franchise tag on running back Tony Pollard, sources told Adam Schefter of ESPN. The running back tag is just over $10 million. Pollard had the best season of his career in 2022, racking up 1,378 yards and 12 touchdowns on 232..." March 06

  • Cowboys' Jerry Jones wants to keep Ezekiel Elliott, feels team can find way to keep veteran RB, Tony Pollard

    CBS Sports "The Dallas Cowboys have some decisions to make with their running backs this offseason. Maybe they find a way to keep both Tony Pollard and Ezekiel Elliott, maybe Zeke is released while Pollard is re-signed, or maybe Dallas moves on from both.   On..." March 06

  • Cowboys Need To Move On From Both Ezekiel Elliott & Tony Pollard According To NFL Insider

    Total Pro Sports "The Dallas Cowboys’ running back room is one of the more intriguing NFL offseason storylines to follow in the coming days. Tony Pollard, who led the Cowboys in rushing last season, needs a new contract. The cap-strapped Cowboys also need to make a decision on two-time rushing..." March 06

  • Dallas prepared to place the franchise tag on Tony Pollard

    Blogging The Boys "By all accounts, running back Tony Pollard will be “running it back” in Dallas for 2023. With different NFL dignitaries speaking this week at the NFL Combine, we finally got to hear from Stephen Jones and Mike McCarthy. The former spoke rather confidently of Tony..." March 04

  • Report Reveals Likely Scenarios For Cowboys RBs Tony Pollard And Ezekiel Elliott This Offseason

    Total Pro Sports "The Dallas Cowboys leaned on the dynamic rushing duo of Tony Pollard and Ezekiel Elliott, who led them to another 12-win season plus a Wild Card Round victory against Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. But Pollard, coming off a career-high 1,007 rushing yards, can..." February 09

  • Broncos could target RB Tony Pollard in NFL free agency

    NFL Analysis "  2022 was a big season for running back Tony Pollard. After playing a part-time role with the Dallas Cowboys behind Ezekiel Elliott for the first three seasons of his career, he took on a bigger role in the offense this season and thrived. Tony Pollard proved..." February 07

  • Competition Committee is expected to look at mechanics of tackle that injured Tony Pollard

    Pro Football Talk "Cowboys running back Tony Pollard injured his ankle during the divisional round of the playoffs and the NFL is expected to look into the mechanics of the tackle that led to the injuries this offseason. 49ers cornerback Jimmie Ward grabbed Pollard from behind and..." January 26

  • Cowboys' Tony Pollard has tightrope surgery for injury

    ESPN "Running back Tony Pollard underwent surgery Tuesday to repair ligaments from a high ankle sprain he suffered in the Dallas Cowboys' divisional round playoff loss to the San Francisco 49ers, according to a source. Pollard suffered the injury with 1:24 left in..." January 24

  • Cowboys To Consider Franchise Tag For RB Tony Pollard?

    Sportsnaut "Despite always having to play second fiddle to Ezekiel Elliott, Dallas Cowboys backup running back Tony Pollard has carved out a fairly significant role in the offense since being drafted in the fourth round in 2019. While he’s made just a total of six starts in his four-year..." January 23

  • Skip Bayless: Tony Pollard is Better Than Christian McCaffrey

    The Big Lead "Christian McCaffrey is playing postseason football for only the second time in his entire career. That's great news for all of us because McCaffrey is absolutely electric when healthy and there's nothing better than a game-changer changing the game during..." January 19

  • Ezekiel Elliott offers honest take on splitting carries with Tony Pollard

    Larry Brown Sports "Tony Pollard has seen an increased role in the Dallas Cowboys’ backfield this season, and the team has been rewarded for showing faith in him. Heck, even Ezekiel Elliott understands why he has been losing touches to his running mate. Pollard started over Elliott in Sunday..." December 05

  • Where do Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott, Tony Pollard rank among elite RB duos?

    ESPN "Mike McCarthy went through the rolodex in his mind pretty quickly as he stood at the podium after the Dallas Cowboys throttled the Minnesota Vikings, 40-3, on Sunday. Has he had a running back combination like Ezekiel Elliott and Tony Pollard at..." November 21

  • Jerry Jones: Ezekiel Elliott's role won't change despite Tony Pollard's breakout game

    The Score "Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Sunday that running back Ezekiel Elliott's role in the offense won't change when he returns from the knee injury that sidelined him against the Chicago Bears. "There's no argument. Zeke's ability to punish,..." October 31