The cuts have started for the Dallas Cowboys.
Defensive end Martez Wilson and fullback J.C. Copeland were the first two players released. The Cowboys have to cut 13 more by Tuesday at 3 p.m. CST to be at league-mandated 75 limit.
Of course, Tom Savage still had his helmet on when he strode into the Texans’ locker room late Saturday, following a thrilling (for the preseason) 18-17 come-from-behind victory against the Broncos at Sports Authority Field.
Faced with rumors of their imminent demise, Rick Barnes and Augie Garrido spent the past year proving their programs can be national contenders again. Now their bosses have let it be known they deserve a few more years to keep it going.