Cowboys owner Jerry Jones wouldn't "completely rule out" second-round OLB Jaylon Smith (knee surgery) playing in 2016.
Cowboys selected Nebraska DT Maliek Collins with the No. 67 overall pick in the 2016 draft.
Cowboys selected Notre Dame OLB Jaylon Smith with the No. 34 overall pick in the 2016 draft.
The Cowboys are fielding trade calls for OG Ronald Leary.
Cowboys selected Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott with the No. 4 overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft.
The Dallas Morning News reports the "lobby" for Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott in the Cowboys' draft room is "gaining steam."
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports the Ravens are a "suprise team" for Ezekiel Elliott, and will "strongly consider" the Ohio State runner at No. 6 overall.
A source with knowledge of the Cowboys' draft deliberations told PFT the team is "struggling" with whether to draft Ezekiel Elliott at No. 4.
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports it "sounds like" the Cowboys are debating Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott and Florida State DB Jalen Ramsey at No. 4.
NFL Network's Mike Mayock suggested Notre Dame LB Jaylon Smith (knee) could slip to the late third or fourth round.
ESPN's Ed Werder reported on SportsCenter that the Cowboys believe Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott could help their defense and potentially "change their win total dramatically."
Cowboys re-signed restricted free agent OG Ronald Leary to a one-year, $2.553 million contract.
DraftInsider's Tony Pauline reports the Ravens will consider Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott at No. 6.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Browns at No. 8 overall "have been having discussions with teams behind them" who want to trade up for Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott.
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Notre Dame LB Jaylon Smith (knee) is expected to be selected before the end of the third round.