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Cowboys bolster passing game

Cowboys bolster passing game

If people thought the Cowboys reached for a player to fill a specific need with their first pick in the 2013 NFL draft, their second selection appears to be a player they must have had at the top of their board of remaining players.

That's because San Diego State's Gavin Escobar is a tight end, which clearly is not a position of need with star Jason Witten and promising youngster James Hanna. Escobar measured in at the NFL Combine at 6-6 and weighed 254 pounds. He's not blindingly fast (he ran a 4.84 in the 40-yard dash, but ran a 4.78 and 4.81 at San Diego State's Pro Day), but he's a very smooth runner who can get behind...

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