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Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 10:08 AM
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By Richie Whitt

Matt Johnson Cut Without a Snap

Matt Johnson Cut Without a Snap

The Cowboys for years have been desperate for help at safety, but have finally admitted that Matt Johnson isn't the solution. Read »

Friday, Aug 15, 2014 at 1:30 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Matt Johnson Sees a Back Specialist

Matt Johnson Sees a Back Specialist

Last we heard from Cowboys safety Matt Johnson, he was dealing with a hamstring injury, but he was in Dallas on Thursday to see a back specialist. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014 at 10:49 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Johnson Suffers (Another) Hamstring Injury

Johnson Suffers (Another) Hamstring Injury

Oft-injured Cowboys safety Matt Johnson suffered yet another hamstring injury on Sunday. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014 at 4:23 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Cowboys Standing by Matt Johnson

Cowboys Standing by Matt Johnson

Despite his hitherto inability to stay healthy, the Cowboys plan on giving safety Matt Johnson every chance to prove himself. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 4, 2014 at 12:07 PM
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By Richie Whitt

Matt Johnson on the Sideline Yet Again

Matt Johnson on the Sideline Yet Again

The Cowboys drafted Matt Johnson to be a play-making safety, but he's yet to even play in a game. Read »

Friday, May 30, 2014 at 3:37 PM
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By Scott Crisp

S Matt Johnson Still Looking to Prove Himself

S Matt Johnson Still Looking to Prove Himself

After missing the first two seasons of his NFL career with injuries, safety Matt Johnson knows he has plenty to prove. Read »

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 10:15 AM
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By Richie Whitt

Safety First, Unless You're the Dallas Cowboys

Safety First, Unless You're the Dallas Cowboys

The Cowboys' failure to upgrade the safety position in draft or free agency still leaves them with a glaring hole at the back end of their defense. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 18, 2014 at 3:58 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Cowboys Could Get Compensatory Pick For Hatcher

Cowboys Could Get Compensatory Pick For Hatcher

The Dallas Cowboys could be compensated for the loss of Jason Hatcher by way of a draft pick. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013 at 12:54 PM
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By Scott Crisp

S Matt Johnson Put on IR, Has Surgery

S Matt Johnson Put on IR, Has Surgery

Second-year safety Matt Johnson underwent surgery this week for the stress reaction that put him on the IR. Read »

Thursday, Aug 22, 2013 at 12:30 PM
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By Scott Crisp

Garrett: Matt Johnson "Needs to be More Durable"

Garrett: Matt Johnson

Jason Garrett likes what he's seen out of second-year safety Matt Johnson but, thanks to injuries, he hasn't seen very much. Read »

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ADAM BOEDEKER Adam Boedeker is a sports writer with the Denton Record-Chronicle and responsible for prompting the No. 8 Bob Knight soundbite as ranked by ESPN.
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