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Times change and the best sports organizations change with them."A couple of days sgo Terrell Owens Jersey 2019 , my good friend R.J. Ochoa authored an article noting the speculation that Ezekiel Elliott could get as much as $14-$16 million per year in his next contract. Zeke is thought of as the best at his position along with one or two other players, so topping out the pay scale for the running back position is in line with conventional thinking. If the Dallas Cowboys follow conventional thinking, it would be a mistake. Behind the scenes here at BTB, there has been a spirited debate among the writers about what the Cowboys should do with Zeke’s next contract. One camp holds that Zeke is a generational-type back, and that since the Cowboys spent such a high pick on him, they absolutely should pay for his services. The other camp, one I’m admittedly in, thinks Dallas should only re-sign Zeke if it comes on a team-friendly contract. If Zeke is intent on breaking the bank for running backs, the Cowboys should move on.Here is the requisite disclaimer: Most of us that are skeptical about giving Zeke a huge new contract recognize that his talents are elite and that he’s done everything the Cowboys have asked of him. Personally, I love his enthusiasm and passion for the game, and his infectious personality. This has absolutely nothing to do with Zeke as a player and everything to do with the position he plays.Our own OCC has written extensively in past years showing that the NFL in a passing league with the requisite stats to go with it. When the Cowboys took Zeke fourth overall I was on board, but have come around to doubting that decision. There’s no shame in evolving and changing one’s mind. I grew up with football that was predicated on a great running back. Tony Dorsett and Emmitt Smith, obviously. Around the league a workhorse back who could dominate a game was the preferred method of offense. That changed when the rules were changed, when offensive schemes expanded Dallas Cowboys Joe Jackson Jersey , and forward-thinking stat-heads showed that passing was the way.Yesterday, Reid Hanson at Sport DFW wrote a definitive piece for the side of the argument that believes you don’t pay running backs big money, even if they are generational talents. He lays out the five myths of the running game and sets to destroying them. I recommend reading it.The role of the NFL running back and the current transformation of the role of the NBA center are similar in many ways. Like the NFL and the running back a generation ago, the monstrous NBA center used to rule the roost in that game. That has changed as rules have changed and stat-heads have also shown that nothing means more than the three-point shot. -Much like the rule changes in the NFL that favored the offense generally, and the passing game specifically, the NBA is experiencing the same kind of revolution, with the Golden State Warriors as the epitome of that change. This change, much like what happened to the running back, has changed the big man’s role in the game, and his value. The analogy is not a perfect one. In the NBA, big men have learned to mimic the small men, and some of them shoot the three and handle the ball as well as any guard. In the NFL, a running back can approximate a wide receiver to some degree, but is generally a poor imitation of that position. A three is a three no matter who shoots it in basketball. But in football Womens Joe Jackson 2019 Jersey , if you line up a running back out wide, you might as well just use a real wide receiver.That’s not to say the traditional running back doesn’t still hold some value in the game. They do. You still need to run the ball. We don’t know what Kellen Moore will do with this offense, Zeke’s role could change. The Cowboys may not feed him as much as they used to, and/or they may utilize his receiving skills more than they used to. We just don’t know yet. How Moore utilizes Elliott could have a lot to do with his upcoming contact negotiations. The Cowboys also have leverage with franchise tags.As Hasnon noted in the article referenced above, one of the Cowboys 30 pre-draft visits is Alabama running back Damien Harris. He’s no marginal talent. The Cowboys prize those pre-draft visits, his presence on the list could be an indication about the future. Zeke is a fantastic football player. He’s done nothing but give his best to the Cowboys and it would hurt tremendously to see him on another team making plays. Not getting him on a second contract would also be a poor use of that high draft pick spent on him. Still, unless he is willing to sign for a team-friendly deal, the Cowboys should move on to the new NFL. The passing NFL. Zeke isn’t replaceable, but his position is. It’s hard to hold back the tides of change. Zeke is a workhorse, it’s too bad his position no longer is. The Dallas Cowboys didn’t have a first-round pick in the NFL Draft, but there was plenty of things going on that affects them. How did their NFC East division rivals do? Here are five thoughts on the first day of action in the NFL Draft."The first day of the 2019 NFL Draft is over and in case you missed it, the Cowboys made their selection much to the jubilation of fans everywhere...Okay, credit Kent Garrison over at the mothership for such an entertaining spoof. Needless to say, Cowboys fans have to feel good about what they got from their first-round pick. But what about the other guys? What was going on with the Cowboys divisional foes? The three other NFC East teams selected a total of six players in the first round.1. No Sweat for the RedskinsTo start things off Dallas Cowboys Robert Okereke Jersey , the Washington Redskins showed a lot of discipline and didn’t trade up to get their quarterback. Instead, they remained calm and got good value when they selected Ohio State’s Dwayne Haskins with the 15th overall pick. With no Alex Smith available for the 2019 season, expect Haskins to be a thorn in the Cowboys side sooner versus later.But then, things went from bad to worse when the Redskins pulled off the moves of all moves, jumping 20 spots to get back into the first round to acquire one of the top edge rushers in the draft. Mississippi State’s Montez Sweat was diagnosed with a potential heart issue which caused his draft stock to drop. The Redskins took advantage and took the star edge rusher with the 26th overall pick.2. The Giants panicked... againIt just feels like the Giants don’t know what they’re doing. Maybe it’s the fact they draft poorly year after year. Or maybe it’s the fact they traded away one on of their top players in Odell Beckham Jr. It wasn’t surprising to see them draft a quarterback, but using their sixth overall pick to select Daniel Jones has choke written all over. Of course, only time will tell, but at least we can finally say that they are preparing for life without Eli Manning. Let’s just hope they go from one mistake-ridden quarterback to another. Fingers crossed.At 6’5” the Duke prospect has great size. He’s a fundamentally sound quarterback that exhibits great footwork and has great awareness of his surroundings. He’s an accurate passer, but doesn’t have the big arm to make the deep throws. Jones is a little late to react and that will get him in trouble, but limitations with his arm will make him a bus driver-type quarterback at best.It seems like Jones would’ve been available at their pick at 17, but you never know. When you have a need like the Giants do, you really can’t afford to take chances. Last thing they want is Eli still quarterbacking in 2020.3. Eagles make a move to protect WentzThe Philadelphia Eagles traded a fourth-rounder and a sixth-rounder to move up three spots to get a top offensive tackle in the draft in Andre Dillard. It pains me to say this, but that was a great move. The draft capital wasn’t all that much, and sure - it’s just three spots Cheap Alize Mack Youth Jersey , but Dillard is a blue-chip player and getting a talented tackle to help protect Carson Wentz was very smart. Dillard is an athletic guy with great size. He’s got happy feet and moves rather easily into the second level. He’s a high character guy that could potentially fill the shoes of Jason Peters whenever father time does him in. Well done, Philly.4. Raiders always have to keep things interestingEverything was going according to plan until the Oakland Raiders went on the clock. Leave it to them to throw the first wrench in the draft by selecting Clemson’s Clelin Ferrell with the fourth overall pick. It’s not that Ferrell isn’t a great player. He is. But he wasn’t in a lot of top 10 players that I remember seeing. Oh well, the Raiders march to the beat of their own drum. They traded away Khalil Mack so they have their own idea as to what constitutes a great pass rusher and it goes against conventional wisdom.But Oakland was able to slap the Cowboys in the face a bit by taking one of our favorite safeties off the board when they drafted Johnathan Abram with the same draft pick they received from the Cowboys for the Cooper trade. Nobody thought Abram would make it to 58, but it took a safety off the board and that could have an ripple effect later on Day 2.5. Lots of good defensive backs availableThere were two safeties taken (Abram and Darnell Savage), but there are three of our favorites are still available - Chauncey Gardner-Johnson, Taylor Rapp, and Juan Thornhill. If safety is washed out, there are still a lot of great corners available. The projected first-round guys, Byron Murphy and Greedy Williams, are still there. So what if a player like Justin Layne is available? He is the perfect Kris Richard-type corner.We don’t know where the Cowboys minds are at, but it’s shaping up to where the best player available could be a day-one starting defensive back.
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