FRISCO, Texas — If free agent extensive receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has curiosity in becoming a member of the Dallas Cowboys, the membership is doing its greatest to let him know the curiosity is mutual.
Speaking on 105.3 The Fan in Dallas on Tuesday, proprietor and common supervisor Jerry Jones backed the Cowboys’ present receiving corps and form of cross recreation however added Beckham “is someone we have all the appreciation in the world for what he is as a competitor and know that the Cowboys star on the helmet when he puts it on could look pretty good.”
In eight video games towards the Cowboys with the New York Giants and Cleveland Browns, Beckham has 40 catches for 558 yards and 7 touchdowns.
On Monday, coach Mike McCarthy stated he has, “always been a huge fan of [Beckham],” and former and present assistants on his employees have vouched for him. Beckham is rehabbing from a torn anterior cruciate ligament suffered in final season’s Super Bowl whereas enjoying for the Los Angeles Rams.
“From Ben McAdoo, Joe Whitt, all the guys from the New York Giants and Cleveland Browns, all the guys have nothing but great things to say about him,” McCarthy stated. “I have always been so impressed with his football playing ability. I have heard so many excellent things about him over the years.”
No visits with Beckham have been set so the crew can see the place he’s in his restoration, however usually Jones is reluctant to talk on any potential free brokers due to aggressive causes.
Beckham told Complex in a video tweeted Sunday that when he indicators along with his subsequent crew, he’d prefer it to be a multiyear state of affairs. The Cowboys have been one among 4 groups he talked about.
“Whether it’s Buffalo, whether it was Green Bay calling, the Cowboys, reunion with the Giants, I want to be able to spill my last — not saying I only got three or four [seasons] left — but these next three or four years into something where I can buy a home, like I can call this place home. I’m tired of living out of two-week suitcases, I’ve done the rock-and-roll life,” he stated.
The Cowboys have been in discussions with the Houston Texans main into final week’s commerce deadline for extensive receiver Brandin Cooks, however nothing got here to fruition. They additionally had transient talks with the Denver Broncos concerning Jerry Jeudy, based on sources.
The Cowboys have the Twenty fifth-ranked cross offense and haven’t had a receiver have a 100-yard recreation but this season. Jones stated on The Fan he believes the passing recreation will enhance, particularly as Dak Prescott turns into extra comfy in his return from a fractured proper thumb. Jones stated CeeDee Lamb is giving the Cowboys every little thing they need because the No. 1 receiver, Michael Gallup, who tore his ACL final January and missed the primary three video games of the season, is bettering each day and free-agent addition James Washington is near getting back from a damaged foot.
“I’m anticipating more effectiveness. I’m anticipating not only getting the ball out of there quick, but Dak being able to throw the ball on the move, but I see down the field some in the pass game,” Jones stated. “I like what we’re doing with our intermediate game with our tight ends … We’re just getting better at receiver. We may or may not as far as adding something to the receiving corps, but if we don’t, I like where we are.”