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Adrian Murrell

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Cowboys | No Longer Interested In Murrell

Mon, 01 Dec 2003 13:11:41 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys will not re-sign free agent RB Adrian Murrell, since he was not a special teams contributor and was seen as a luxury the team could not afford to have.

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Cowboys | Another Opportunity For Cason

Mon, 24 Nov 2003 12:47:31 -0800

Dallas Cowboys RB Aveion Cason will get another opportunity this week to show the coaches they don't need to re-sign free agent RB Adrian Murrell. Cason was elusive and showed a knack for the big play during Week 12.

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Cowboys | Murrell Could Return

Fri, 21 Nov 2003 14:02:18 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys might bring back free agent RB Adrian Murrell when the team no longer has injuries at linebacker possibly as soon as next week.

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Cowboys | Brooks To Be Signed

Fri, 21 Nov 2003 11:16:04 -0800

The Associated Press reports the Dallas Cowboys released RB Adrian Murrell to make room for LB Jamal Brooks, who worked out for the team last week.

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Cowboys | Murrell Waived

Fri, 21 Nov 2003 09:53:07 -0800

ESPNews reports the Dallas Cowboys waived RB Adrian Murrell.

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Cowboys | Cason Could See More Time

Thu, 20 Nov 2003 12:07:11 -0800

Dallas Cowboys RB Aveion Cason has been inactive the last two weeks with the addition of RB Adrian Murrell, However, Cason could be a part of the offense again this week for the Sunday, Nov. 23, game against the Carolina Panthers. Cason's speed could help an offense in need of a big play.

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Cowboys | Expect Murrell To See Increased Reps

Mon, 17 Nov 2003 20:06:14 -0800

Dallas Cowboys head coach Bill Parcells would like to get RB Adrian Murrell more playing time down the stretch this season. The Cowboys' coach likes Murrell's ability to stretch opposing defenses by making something out of nothing.

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Cowboys | Hambrick Remains Starter

Mon, 10 Nov 2003 13:13:26 -0800

Dallas Cowboys RB Troy Hambrick will remain the team's starting running back even though RB Adrian Murrell received the bulk of the carries during the second half of the game against the Buffalo Bills. Head coach Bill Parcells views Murrell as a change of pace back to Hambrick and said he did not realize Murrell had 16 carries during the game.

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Cowboys | Hambrick Not Surprised By The Addition Of Murrell

Thu, 30 Oct 2003 19:29:50 -0800

Dallas Cowboys RB Troy Hambrick said recently that he was not surprised by the addition of RB Adrian Murrell on Wednesday, Oct. 29, but added that he would have rather seen the Cowboys bring in another offensive lineman. Murrell is expected to add more speed to the Dallas' backfield.

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Cowboys | Murrell Should See Some PT Against Redskins

Thu, 30 Oct 2003 19:28:07 -0800

dskins Dallas Cowboys newly acquired RB Adrian Murrell should see some playing time in Week 9 against the Washington Redskins. However, it is still uncertain how much the running back will be utilized in the Cowboys offensive attack.

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Cowboys | Murrell Brings More Speed?

Wed, 29 Oct 2003 17:17:31 -0800

Dallas Cowboys newly re-signed RB Adrian Murrell's return has some questions, because he hasn't played in the regular season since 2000. According to sources in Dallas, Murrell is more of a slasher than starting RB Troy Hambrick is so the team may be trying to inject some speed into their running game. While head coach Bill Parcells likes Hambrick, he doesn't appear to have the wiggle the team wants to make first downs.

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Cowboys | Re-sign Murrell

Wed, 29 Oct 2003 12:24:41 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys have re-signed free agent RB Adrian Murrell to a one-year contract worth $755,000, according to DallasCowboys.com.

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Cowboys | Murrell Released

Sun, 31 Aug 2003 14:10:12 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have announced the release of RB Adrian Murrell.

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Cowboys | Parcells Might Utilize Third-Down RB

Fri, 29 Aug 2003 09:50:34 -0700

Jean-Jacques Taylor, of the Dallas Morning News, reports while Dallas Cowboys head coach Bill Parcells has praised Cowboys RB Troy Hambrick's work ethic and commitment, he has not endorsed him as the featured running back. The coach has discussed using Cowboys FB Richie Anderson, third-down back RB Aveion Cason and perhaps RB Adrian Murrell to run the ball on third down.

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Cowboys | Murrell Pushing to be a Factor

Mon, 25 Aug 2003 06:05:12 -0700

Associated Press reports Dallas Cowboys RB Adrian Murrell is pushing to impress the team since signing with them a little more than a week ago. He's been going non-stop since being signed, even working on days the players were supposed to take a break on. ''Being behind the eight-ball in terms of conditioning and trying to get my legs under me, that could play a part in me not being on the roster,'' Murrell said. ''But I see I can still do it. Let's see what happens.'' Murrell needed to drop about 10 pounds after being signed this month, which he was able to do within the first week with the team.

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Cowboys | Team To Go With RB By Committee Approach??

Sat, 23 Aug 2003 14:26:25 -0700

Clarence E. Hill Jr., of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, reports the emergence of Dallas Cowboys RB Adrian Murrell, who ran six times for 24 yards in the Thursday, Aug. 21 pre-season game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, has the Cowboys likely headed toward a running-back-by-committee approach.

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Cowboys | Murrell Signed

Wed, 13 Aug 2003 14:57:01 -0700

ESPNews reports the Dallas Cowboys have signed RB Adrian Murrell. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Cowboys | Team To Sign Murrell

Wed, 13 Aug 2003 09:41:25 -0700

Matt Mosley, of the Dallas Morning News, reports the Dallas Cowboys are finalizing a contract with free agent RB Adrian Murrell, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones confirmed Wednesday, August 13. Murrell is expected to be in uniform for Wednesday's afternoon practice. Jones said the Cowboys' interest in Murrell has more to do with the injury to RB Michael Wiley (rotator cuff) than a dis-satisfaction with Cowboys RB Troy Hambrick. Murrell, who has not played in two years, weighs 222 pounds. Jones says he would have to lose 7-8 pounds.

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Cowboys | Murrell to Work Out with Team

Tue, 12 Aug 2003 19:33:42 -0700

Nick Eatman of DallasCowboys.com reports that the Dallas Cowboys are bringing in former Jets, Cardinals and Redskins RB Adrian Murrell for a workout on Wednesday, August 13. Murrell last played in the NFL in 2000.

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Panthers | Murrell Has Short Stay

Thu, 07 Jun 2001 09:02:09 -0700

Len Pasquarelli reports for SportsLine.com it was a short six week stay with the Carolina Panthers for RB Adrian Murrell. He was released by the Panthers to make cap room for the signing of Richard Huntley. Murrell received no signing bonus so cutting him cost the Panthers nothing. Murrell had been expected to be the top backup, and performed well in off-season workouts, but Huntley is two years younger and more talented.

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Panthers | Murrell Agrees to Terms

Thu, 03 May 2001 20:06:51 -0700

SportsLine.com's Len Pasquarelli reports the Carolina Panthers have reached a one-year contract agreement with free agent RB Adrian Murrell (Redskins). The deal is believed to be worth $477,000.

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Cardinals | Murrell Sits Out

Sat, 01 May 1999 00:10:00 -0700

The Arizona Republic reports Arizona Cardinals RB Adrian Murrell (knee), the current starter at tail back, is sitting out this minicamp because he's still rehabbing from a recent knee surgery. With Murrell out, RB Michael Pittman is getting all of the attention in camp.

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