Maybe the frustration and animosity between DeMarcus Lawrence and the Cowboys is overblown.
It’s no secret that the Cowboys front office and representatives for DeMarcus Lawrence have been in a contract standoff over the last few weeks. It has been reported that Tank Lawrence has no interest in playing on the franchise tag for a second consecutive year, and according to multiple sources, threatened to hold off on shoulder surgery until he reaches a long-term deal with the Dallas Cowboys or another team.
With all the information that has come out on the contract negotiations, it was a bit surprising to hear that DeMarcus Lawrence was in fact at the start of captains workouts this week. This was reported by DallasCowboys.com’s own Bryan Broaddus. Broaddus told 105.3 The Fan on Friday that he saw Lawrence taking part in captains workouts and was in the building this week. Mike Fisher confirms: