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Raiders Trade Amari Cooper to Cowboys

27 days ago   |   By Football Outsiders

Well, the Cowboys finally got the receiver they needed, but boy did they pay a lot for him. Dallas will send a first-round pick to Oakland for a year and a half of Amari Cooper. Cooper was a Pro Bowl wide receiver his first two years, but his numbers have fallen to 70 catches for 960 yards and eight touchdowns in the last season and a half. That's still pretty good, and he'll be the best receiver on the Cowboys, but he's getting out of a bad situation and into... another bad situation, at least as far as offensive scheme?
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2019 NFL Draft: Here's how Raiders' three first-round picks can deliver championship core

27 days ago   |   By CBSSports

A detailed look at the prospects the Raiders might target with their 2019 first-round picks
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Eagles, Jets, others pursued Amari Cooper

27 days ago   |   By Yardbarker

The Cowboys did not wait for trade deadline week to make their move, unloading a first-round pick to land Amari Cooper from the Raiders. They look to have fought off several others to acquire the fourth-year wide receiver. Reggie McKenzie said (via Vic Tafur of The Athletic, on Twitter) he spurned initial offers, but that five teams upped their offerings until the Cowboys parted with their next first-round selection. Teams were contacting the Raiders about Cooper as early as the offseason and continued to do so during the season's opening weeks before recent media reports accelerated the...
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Cowboys admit WR committee was a mistake; hope Cooper is a No. 1

27 days ago   |   By ESPN

By trading a first-round draft pick for Cooper, Dallas is hoping it once again has a No. 1 receiver who can bolster a lackluster passing game.
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Winners and Losers from the Blockbuster Amari Cooper Trade

27 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The circus has arrived a week early. Eight days prior to the NFL trade deadline, the Oakland Raiders have dealt two-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Amari Cooper to the Dallas Cowboys ...
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Trade grades: Cowboys get their WR, Raiders loading up on picks

27 days ago   |   By TheScore

The NFL's trade-deadline blockbuster came early this year, as the Oakland Raiders shipped Amari Cooper to the receiver-needy Dallas Cowboys in a massive deal for both teams. Cowboys receive: WR Amari Cooper
Raiders receive: First-round pick in 2019 NFL Draft Here are our trade grades for this blockbuster move: Raiders: A When Jon Gruden and Co. traded Khalil Mack to the Chicago Bears in September, it became clear that the Raiders were hitting the reset button and looking toward their future in Las Vegas. This trend continued with Cooper, and Oakland did very well to snatch a first-round...
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Reggie McKenzie: Amari Cooper trade for first-rounder too good to pass up

27 days ago   |   By ESPN

The Raiders say they're rebuilding, not tanking, and after trading Amari Cooper they've got five first-round picks in two years to set a foundation.
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Amari Cooper Rumors: Eagles, Colts Had Interest in WR Before Cowboys Trade

27 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

While the Dallas Cowboys acquired Amari Cooper Monday, they reportedly weren't the only team interested. According to Michael Silver of NFL Network, the Philadelphia Eagles and Indianapolis Colts were also in talks for the receiver...
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Raiders Trade Amari Cooper to the Cowboys

27 days ago   |   By NYT

Dallas made a bold move for the present Monday, sendinga first-round pick for Cooper in Raiders Coach Jon Gruden's latest play for the future.
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Amari Cooper owners aren't only fantasy winner of huge trade

Amari Cooper owners aren't only fantasy winner of huge trade

27 days ago   |   By New York Post

The Raiders are getting good at shipping away star talent. And they also are getting good at collecting first-round draft picks. Oakland will trade struggling wideout Amari Cooper to the receiver-starved Cowboys in exchange for a 2019 first-round draft pick, according to multiple reports Monday. This comes just a month after the Raiders sent All-Pro...
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Cowboys get Amari Cooper from Raiders for 1st-round pick

Cowboys get Amari Cooper from Raiders for 1st-round pick

27 days ago   |   By Fox Sports

Dallas made a bold move for the present Monday, trading a first-round pick for Oakland receiver Amari Cooper.
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Amari Cooper trade grades: Worthy risk for Cowboys, no-brainer for Raiders

Amari Cooper trade grades: Worthy risk for Cowboys, no-brainer for Raiders

27 days ago   |   By Sporting News

Our grades for the Amari Cooper trade are in. Dallas and Oakland both could come away in good shape when the dust of this deal settles.
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The Amari Cooper trade means the Cowboys are in win-now mode. But is it enough?

27 days ago   |   By Washingtonpost

Dallas is sending a first-round draft pick to the Raiders for Cooper, a two-time Pro Bowler who has struggled since the start of last season.
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Report: Eagles offered a second-rounder for Amari Cooper

27 days ago   |   By Pro Football Talk

The Cowboys not only traded for Amari Cooper, but they kept the Eagles from trading for Amari Cooper. The Eagles offered the Raiders a second-round pick for the receiver last week, Mike Silver of NFL Media reports. The Raiders turned it down, holding out for a first-rounder, which they eventually got from Dallas. Silver reports
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Jerry Jones repeats mistake in trading first-round pick for Amari Cooper

Jerry Jones repeats mistake in trading first-round pick for Amari Cooper

27 days ago   |   By USA Today

He'll never learn.
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Will Derek Carr be the next big name to go in Oakland?

27 days ago   |   By Pro Football Talk

Two years ago, the Raiders reversed nearly 15 seasons of futility by making it to the playoffs with a nucleus of young talent consisting of a first-round pick in 2014 and 2015. They're now both gone, six games into Jon Gruden's first season with the team. The decision to dump both
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Raiders absolutely fleece Cowboys in Amari Cooper deal

27 days ago   |   By FanSided

The Oakland Raiders are dismantling their team by trading Amari Cooper, but the Dallas Cowboys should press charges for what happened to them. Jon Gruden has taken ample heat for his tire-fire of a tenure thus far with the Oakland Raiders, but on Monday, he finally landed his first big win. After weeks of speculation,...
Raiders absolutely fleece Cowboys in Amari Cooper deal - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
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Here's what the NFL Draft order looks after the Amari Cooper trade

27 days ago   |   By FanSided

Amari Cooper has been sent from Oakland to Dallas, and now Jon Gruden has *another* first-round pick to play with. Have you ever played Madden franchise mode, turned off the trade machine, and traded yourself multiple first-round picks from teams around the league? Whether or not you've done that, Jon Gruden is doing something similar...
Here's what the NFL Draft order looks after the Amari Cooper trade - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
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NFL: Raiders trade Amari Cooper to Cowboys for first-round pick

27 days ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

The Dallas Cowboys have acquired Oakland receiver Amari Cooper for a first-round draft pick. Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie said Monday his team will get the pick in the 2019 draft. The deal comes with the Cowboys struggling to make big plays in the passing game with quarterback Dak Prescott,...
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