The Dallas Cowboys have signed a one-year deal with veteran linebacker Anthony Barr after months of negotiations.
The deal is for $2 million for the Dallas Cowboys, but some sources say it could go up to $3 million.
Since early 2022, the Cowboys have wanted to hire linebackers Micah Parsons and Jabril Cox, as well as an experienced linebacker.
Speaking of 30-year-old linebacker Anthony Barr, he only appeared in 11 games after battling a serious problem with his right knee. A knee problem forced him to miss the first four matches of the 2021 season.
If we talk about Anthony Barr’s statistics, he was ranked 12th in 2020 and 14th in 2021.
Barr spent most of his time at the Minnesota Twins. That’s why he wore a green dot on his helmet.
Barr has played eight seasons, including 8 forced fumbles, 495 tackles, 17.5 sacks, and 5 interceptions. He made more than 70 tackles per season.
Seeing all these figures, the Dallas Cowboys are adding this experienced linebacker to their team.
Talking about the initial carrier of Anthony Barr, he was bought by the Minnesota Vikings in the 2014 NFL Draft. He spent eight full years in Minnesota and is now joining the Dallas Cowboys.
Barr would reunite his old friend and former Vikings defensive coordinator George Edwards at the Cowboys, and the two would play for the Cowboys together.
Anthony Barr was born on March 18, 1992 in South Bend, Indiana, USA. He started playing football from his college, the University of California.
This was his first success in football. In the year 2014, Barr was bought by Minnesota and since then he has been giving his performance.
He had to face a lot of problems due to knee problem. At that time he had to face a lot of criticism from the people. Many people even advised him to retire.
But he never listened to everything and as soon as he recovered from the knee problem, he silenced all the haters by giving his tremendous performance. Perhaps people like him more because of his combat attitude.
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