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Cowboys, Ware had to move on

Credit Jerry Jones for acting like a GM and not a fan while making difficult decision

Updated: March 11, 2014, 6:36 PM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- Jerry Jones did what he needed to do Tuesday afternoon and released defensive end DeMarcus Ware, one of the best players to ever wear a Dallas Cowboys uniform.

Somebody send Jones a bottle of vintage port. He deserves it. Finally, he is behaving like a general manager instead of a fan.

Hallelujah!

Jones made the difficult decision after the 31-year-old Ware refused to have his salary slashed from $12.25 million.

Ware, a seven-time Pro Bowler with 117 ...

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