Orlando Scandrick Archive

Who Will Be the Cowboys Mystery Youngster?

Each year all thirty two NFL teams begin on the same footing. No wins, no losses and no ties. Usually they all have their minor bumps and bruises as they progress through mini and training camps. Every

Dallas Cowboys Offseason Workout Report #1

Dallas hasn’t officially starting the training camp, but voluntary OTAs (Organized Team Activities) are going on, and mini-camp will be coming along. For starters, we have a serious injury to second-string cornerback, Orlando Scandrick, who “shattered” his

Secondary- What Is Wrong?

After watching the first two games of season I have to admit, I am not sure that our secondary is taking this seriously. I understand that Gerald Sensabaugh is new to the team, and that Jenkins and

Poll Results: Key Position Battles

At the beginning of Training Camp we asked this question: Which of these key position battles do you think will be the most interesting? The results were a dead heat between Jenkins/Scandrick (38%) and Crayton/Austin (38%).  In

Cowboys Extra Points: Starters, Backups and Poison Ivy?

Duke Preston is on his way to Dallas, and pending a physical could be the team’s new backup center behind Andre Gurode as reported by Nick Eatman on the Cowboys’ official site. Preston was released by Green

Storylines Aplenty As 2009 Season Approaches

There is certainly no absence of story lines as 2009 training camp comes to an end in the Alamo City.  Position battles, new faces, and players past are but a few of the most popular headliners going

Here Are Your Key Position Battles

Former Dallas Cowboys beat writer, Tom Orsborn, takes a look at some of the key position battles heading into training camp. Cornerback MIKE JENKINS VS. ORLANDO SCANDRICK The battle for the cornerback spot opposite Terence Newman took

Mike Jenkins Grabs Starting Job At Cornerback?

Mike Jenkins is making some news lately, but it’s not what he’s saying that’s getting all the attention, it’s what he’s writing. Jenkins has his own official blog, and he has been keeping busy calling things the

T-New Has Tons of Confidence in Young Secondary

Terence Newman has stepped up this week into his leadership role and has a lot of confidence in the secondary this season. Other than Newman, the faces will be young and refreshing this upcoming season. There is no

Cowboys Extra Points: Hurd, Ellis, Scandrick and More

The preseason schedule has been finalized: Aug. 13 at Oakland, 9 p.m. CST Aug. 21 vs. Tennessee, 7 p.m. CST Aug. 29 vs. San Francisco, 7 p.m. CST Sept. 4 at Minnesota, 7 p.m. CST *** First

A Look At Our CB/Safety Depth After Draft

Well after a very interesting draft weekend I figured I would list our CB/Safety Depth Chart for everyone to our depth at the positions now.    Please note that the only the starters listed are guaranteed depth