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Justin Durant

Justin Durant - #52 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 240 lbs.
Birthday 09/20/1985
Birthplace Florence, SC
College Hampton
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 2nd round, 16th pick by Jaguars

NFL dominates Forbes' 'Most Valuable Teams' list

Posted July 14, 2011 @ 10:20 a.m. ET
All 32 NFL teams made the Forbes list of the "World's 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams," led by the Cowboys, worth $1.81 billion.

Cowboys not only focusing on Free

Posted July 12, 2011 @ 9:28 a.m. ET
The longer the lockout has lingered, the greater the chances have become of OLG Kyle Kosier returning to the Cowboys.

Cowboys WR Bryant is healthy, ready for lockout to end

Posted July 09, 2011 @ 2 p.m. ET
Cowboys WR Dez Bryant is predicting big things this season following an offseason of controversy.

Report: Cowboys make training camp plans

Posted July 05, 2011 @ 3:29 p.m. ET
  Assuming the lockout is over and training camps begin at their regularly-scheduled times, the Cowboys will begin practicing at the Alamodome in San Antonio on July 29, a city official told the San Antonio Express-News on July 1.  

Cowboys have contingency plan for rookie Smith

Posted June 22, 2011 @ 9:30 p.m. ET
The Cowboys very likely will throw first-rounder Tyron Smith out at right tackle the way a parent throws a kid in the deep end of the pool.

NFC East best bets to break through in 2011

Posted June 21, 2011 @ 9:19 a.m. ET
PFW identifies four players from the NFC East who are ready for coming-out parties in 2011 (clockwise from left) — Sean Lee, Jason Pierre-Paul, Trent Williams and Antonio Dixon.  

Former Cowboys LB Myles dies from heart attack

Posted June 13, 2011 @ 1:41 p.m. ET
Godfrey Myles, a Cowboys linebacker during their championship run in the 1990s, died last Thursday because of complications from a heart attack.

Former Cowboys LB Myles dies

Posted June 10, 2011 @ 5:45 p.m. ET
Former Cowboys LB Godfrey Myles has died, the University of Florida and multiple media outlets have reported. He was 42.

NFL, Cowboys want Super Bowl lawsuit thrown out

Posted May 27, 2011 @ 3:20 p.m. ET
Both the NFL and the Cowboys have asked for the class-action lawsuit filed against them by Super Bowl ticket holders who were denied seats to be dismissed.

Cowboys haven't forgotten about safety

Posted May 26, 2011 @ 11:51 a.m. ET
The Cowboys could be interested in adding ex-Raiders S Michael Huff to their defense.

Report: Cowboys WR Bryant dependable presence at workouts

Posted May 25, 2011 @ 11:17 a.m. ET
Cowboys WR Dez Bryant continues to be a mainstay at the Cowboys' offseason workouts, according to ESPN's Calvin Watkins.

Rogers burning bridges in D.C.

Posted May 21, 2011 @ 4:50 p.m. ET
CB Carlos Rogers, who will be an unrestricted free agent, has made it abundantly clear he wants no part of returning to the Redskins next season.

Cowboys owner Jones predicts football this fall

Posted May 19, 2011 @ 8:26 p.m. ET
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told sponsors at the team's annual golf tournament that he expects a full 2011 NFL season.

Lockout limbo: Cowboys report

Posted May 17, 2011 @ 9:18 a.m. ET
Tony Romo needs to get back to work, and the defense should have a different look with new coordinator Rob Ryan running the show.

Former Cowboys RB Springs dies after four years in coma

Posted May 13, 2011 @ 9:55 a.m. ET
Former Cowboys RB Ron Springs has passed away after spending four years in a coma.


Posted March 27, 2013
The Dallas Cowboys have signed Durant to a free-agent contract.||||||| Durant started 14 games and had 103 tackles last season for Detroit, where he played the last two years after starting his career with four seasons in Jacksonville.
Posted Oct. 02, 2011
The Detroit Lions are without leading tackler Justin Durant for their game at Dallas.||||||| Durant was inactive Sunday because of a concussion. Bobby Carpenter, a former first-round pick by the Cowboys, replaced Durant in the starting lineup at outside linebacker.
Posted July 28, 2011
Durant is set to join the Detroit Lions. Teams can talk to veteran free agents, but can't sign them until Friday.||||||| Durant, a linebacker who played four seasons with the Jacksonville Jaguars, confirmed Thursday that he will sign a two-year contract with the Lions. The 6-foot-1, 240-pound Durant started nine games last season for the Jaguars while battling injuries.
Posted Dec. 17, 2010
Durant is out for Sunday's game at Houston.||||||| The Jaguars need a victory and a loss by the Colts to clinch their first AFC South crown.
Posted Sept. 26, 2008
Durant will likely miss the Jaguars' contest against Houston on Sunday.||||||| Durant, who pulled a groin muscle two weeks ago against Buffalo and missed last week's game, was listed as doubtful.