Lack of interceptions doesn’t diminish Trevon Diggs’ growth

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Cowboys cornerback Trevon Diggs won’t repeat as the league interception leader, but that shouldn’t overshadow his growth.  Last season, Diggs posted a 59.6 Pro Football Focus grade — low for a player with 11 interceptions.  “Turnovers skew perception,” writes PFF’s Sam Monson. “He gives up a lot of yardage between interceptions.”  …

Cowboys to waive DE Tarell Basham

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The Cowboys dangled Tarell Basham in trade talks before the deadline, despite the veteran pass rusher being on IR at the time.  No takers emerged. Nearly a month later, Dallas will still move on. Dallas is waiving Basham on Tuesday, Tom Pelissero of NFL.com tweets. Basham is attached to a …

Cowboys Waive DE Tarell Basham

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Basham, 28, is a former third-round pick of the Colts back in 2017. He was waived a year later and claimed off waivers by the Jets and played out his four-year, $3.35 million contract. He signed a two-year, $6.5 million deal with the Cowboys in 2021 and is in the …

Do the Cowboys really need Odell Beckham Jr?

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In all honesty, the Cowboys do not need Beckham — but they should do everything they can to sign him. Despite being 30 years old and coming off his second ACL tear, Beckham proved to the NFL that he is still an elite wide receiver, when last year he helped …

How the NFC East went from Least to Beast

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How did it happen? Many knew the division could grab two playoff spots coming into the season. The winner of the East and the other coming as a wild card since they added a spot in 2020. Nobody thought after the first 11 weeks of the season; all four teams …