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- Prescott expects his second NFL season to be a challenge, The Dallas Morning News reports. "Anytime that you've had the success that I had in one year, that being my first year, I expect things to get harder," Prescott said. "I wouldn't want it any other way. The defenses have had more looks at me, so they're going to throw things at me. I'm ready for all of it. I'm excited for the challenge."
- Cowboys Head Coach Jason Garrett said on Monday he plans to play Dak Prescott, Ezekiel Elliot, and the starters like normal because "we like the rhythm of our offense and how Dak is playing."
- Jerry Jones says Dak Prescott is "unequivocally" the starting quarterback.
- Jerry Jones said the Cowboys will continue to ride the hot hand at quarterback and that right now that is Dak Prescott.
- Dak Prescott is the first rookie quarterback in NFL history to have six starts with a 100+ passer rating or better in the teams first eight games.
- Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Friday that Dak Prescott could remain the starter once Tony Romo is healthy.
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Heath is expected to compete in camp this year for the starting strong safety spot, Drew Davison of the Star-Telegram reports. "Every time we've given him a chance to play on defense, he does something really good for our football team," Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett said Monday. "Makes tackles. Makes interceptions. He's just demonstrated that he's worthy to be in this conversation about competing for that starting safety spot."
- Heath is expected to compete in camp this year for the starting strong safety spot, Drew Davison of the Star-Telegram reports. "Every time we've given him a chance to play on defense, he does something really good for our football team," Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett said Monday. "Makes tackles. Makes interceptions. He's just demonstrated that he's worthy to be in this conversation about competing for that starting safety spot."
- The nerves in Smith's knee are starting to regenerate, and he's increasing his muscle control in the injured knee, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
- Tapper (back) is expected to return to practice when the Cowboys begin OTAs in May, Jon Machota of The Dallas Morning News reports.
- Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones anticipates Smith (knee) being ready for the start of organized team activities on May 23, Jon Machota of The Dallas News reports."He's doing great," Jones added. "He's making great improvements. We're certainly more fired up than ever that we picked him last year."
- Evans has been suspended for the first four games of the 2017 season for violating the league's substance-abuse policy, ESPN's Todd Archer reports.
- Blanton (ankle) signed a contract with the Cowboys on Thursday, Adam Caplan of ESPN reports.