Cowboys hire Scott Linehan as OC

Ian Rapoport, Twitter - [Full Article]

The Cowboys are going to hire former Lions OC Scott Linehan on their staff to calls plays, per source.

Fantasy Impact: 

Linehan's offenses in Detroit were pass-happy, so this is a strange hire from the standpoint that the biggest criticism of the Dallas offense in 2013 is that they didn't run DeMarco Murray enough. The hire is good news for Tony Romo owners as it looks like he'll be passing early and often in 2014. Linehan took the Lions from 26th in yards gained in his first season as OC (2009) to three consecutive top 6 seasons from 2011 to 2013.

Filed Under: 2013, W21

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