Oct 21, 2012; Charlotte, NC, USA; Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones point to the fans prior to the game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports

Is the Cowboys Current Salary Cap Situation A Blessing or A Curse?

Sep 22, 2013; Arlington, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones talks with son executive vice president Stephen Jones during halftime against the St. Louis Rams at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

The Dallas Cowboys started the 2014 offseason an estimated $30 million over the NFL salary cap limit. After a few cuts and a couple contract adjustments, Dallas is now nearly under the cap. But their financial situation still prohibits them from being major players in upcoming free agency. But is this a blessing or a curse?

Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones explained the situation this way to SiriusXM NFL Radio last month:

“The only thing the cap issues do with us is we can’t be big players in free agency, and I think history will tell you that being a big player in free agency is overrated and usually detrimental to the growth of a franchise, because a lot of these guys are leaving their other team for a reason. It’s usually because [those teams] don’t want to pay them and usually that’s for a reason.”

So that is today’s poll question: Is the Cowboys Current Salary Cap Situation: A Blessing or A Curse? Place your vote below and fee free to explain your pick in our comments section.

Is the Cowboys Current Salary Cap Situation: A Blessing or A Curse?

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