Monday, July 25, 2011
List of Cowboys free agents
By Calvin Watkins
Now that the NFL is back, we have the official list of free agents for the Cowboys.
The Cowboys can begin to contact players' agents Tuesday at 9 a.m. CT.
On Friday at 5 p.m. CT teams may extend offer sheets and sign players.
Restricted free agents (Teams have the right of first refusal)
Cornerback Alan Ball
The Cowboys would receive a seventh-round pick if they didn't match an offer sheet for Ball. Offer sheets must be submitted to the old club by 10:59 p.m. CT on Aug. 20.
Unrestricted free agents
Tackle Alex Barron
Defensive end Stephen Bowen
Tackle Doug Free
Defensive end Jason Hatcher
Wide receiver Sam Hurd
Guard Kyle Kosier
Safety Gerald Sensabaugh
Defensive end Marcus Spears
Linebacker Leon Williams
The deadline to sign contracts is Sept. 3 at 3 p.m. CT. The Cowboys receive no compensation if they lose any of these players.
Players with fewer than four accrued seasons who received no qualifying offer or no minimum tender from their old club
Quarterback Chris Greisen
There is no deadline to sign a contract.
The Cowboys didn't franchise any players.