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Tyron Smith | Tackle | #77

Team: Dallas Cowboys
Age / DOB:  (25) / 12/12/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 320
College: USC
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 1 (9) / DAL
Contract: view contract details

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Cowboys LT Tyron Smith (back) expects to start Sunday's game.
Smith missed Thursday's practice, but he said it was a planned day of rest. Smith missed Weeks 3 and 4 before returning for last Sunday's win over the Bengals. He should be good to go against the Packers. Oct 13 - 3:16 PM

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Cowboys LT Tyron Smith (back) did not practice Thursday.

It is a downgrade after he was limited Wednesday. The Cowboys could just be giving him a day off, but downgrades are rarely a good sign. He will need to get in some work Friday to have a shot at playing.
Oct 13 - 12:41 PM

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones expects LT Tyron Smith (questionable, back) to play Sunday.

Smith practiced on a limited basis all week. With fill-in LT Chaz Green (foot) likely out, Dallas is counting on him after sitting out the last two games. Smith's return is an upgrade for Dak Prescott and the Cowboys' pass game.
Oct 8 - 2:21 PM

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith (back) is "hopeful" he can return for Sunday's game against the Bengals.

Smith has sat out the past two weeks after missing only one total game his first five years in the league. His health has taken on increased urgency with fill-in LT Chaz Green (foot) in a walking boot.
Oct 4 - 7:14 PM

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith is dealing with a bulging disk in his back.

Smith has sat out the last two games. The Cowboys said he was suffering from back spasms, but the injury is more serious. The good news is his disk is reportedly beginning to "calm down," and there is a chance he is able to play this week against the Bengals. Chaz Green has been starting in his place.
Oct 3 - 9:00 AM

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith (back) is questionable for Week 4 against the 49ers.

It's hard to envision him playing after not practicing all week. Chaz Green will likely draw the start at left tackle Sunday in San Francisco.
Sep 30 - 4:30 PM

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith (back) did not practice Wednesday or Thursday.

Smith was inactive Week 3 after his back tightened up in Friday's practice. He continued to suffer spasms throughout the weekend, but the Cowboys think he is improving and expect him to play against the 49ers. Chaz Green will start again at left tackle if Smith cannot go.
Sep 29 - 11:04 AM

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith (back) is inactive for Week 3.

Smith was added to the injury report Friday with his back issue, but is a surprise inactive. Chaz Green will replace him at left tackle and is a major downgrade. The rest of the Cowboys inactives are QB Tony Romo, CB Orlando Scandrick, RB Darius Jackson, S Kavon Frazier, LB Mark Nzeocha and DE Charles Tapper.
Sep 25 - 7:19 PM

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith (back) is listed as questionable for Week 3.

Smith was added to the injury report Friday after he couldn't finish practice with back tightness. Despite the questionable tag, there's no concern over his status. Cowboys RT Doug Free (questionable, quad) is also expected to play.
Sep 23 - 5:56 PM

The Cowboys have restructured LT Tyron Smith's contract.

$9 million of Smith's $10 million salary has been converted to a signing bonus, clearing up $7.2 million in space. The move adds $1.8 million to Smith's cap number from 2017-22. It's the classic kicking the can down the road. Smith agreed to something similar last offseason. Still only 25, Smith is one of the league's very best players.
Source: ESPN Dallas
Mar 14 - 2:47 PM

ESPN Dallas reports the Cowboys plan to restructure LT Tyron Smith’s contract.

Dallas currently has $13.5 million in cap space. Restructuring Smith and DT Tyrone Crawford creates $12M in savings. The Cowboys could save $9.1M from making Brandon Carr a post-June cut.
Source: ESPN Dallas
Feb 13 - 2:31 PM

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith agreed to restructure his contract, converting $10 million of his 2015 base salary into a "signing" bonus.

Since Smith is signed through 2023, it saves the Cowboys over $8 million against the salary cap. Smith graded out as a top-six left tackle at Pro Football Focus last season, excelling both as a run blocker and pass protector.
Mon, Mar 9, 2015 10:05:00 PM

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith (ankle) is active for Sunday's Week 7 game against the Giants.

The Cowboys got a scare early in the week, but Smith ended up listed as probable and was never in doubt. They will be without RT Doug Free (ankle) for this NFC East battle. The rest of the Cowboys inactives: LB Bruce Carter, DE Jack Crawford, QB Dustin Vaughan, S Jakar Hamilton, DT Davon Coleman and OT Donald Hawkins.
Sun, Oct 19, 2014 02:58:00 PM

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith (ankle) is probable for Week 7.

Smith will be tasked with blocking Jason Pierre-Paul on Sunday.
Fri, Oct 17, 2014 03:02:00 PM

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith (ankle) will try to practice Thursday.

Coach Jason Garrett confirmed that tests on Smith's ankle came back relatively clean. It puts him on track to play in Sunday's NFC East battle with the Giants and Jason Pierre-Paul.
Thu, Oct 16, 2014 11:42:00 AM

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