Update: New Jersey Numbers in 2008
I will post the final summary of the Greatest Cowboys by Their Jersey Numbers shortly. Before I do, though, here is a summary of new players and a couple of players who changed jersey numbers during the season. I have not yet added all of these players to the original polls.
Note: Paulescu was signed to replace the injured Mat McBriar.
Note: Bollinger was brought in after training camp to serve as the third quarterback. He has since been elevated to the primary backup position.
Note: Williams was the focus of a major trade with the Lions. Goodbye, nearly half of next year’s draft.
Note: Choice was a fourth-round pick in 2008.
Note: Jones was a first-round pick in 2008.
Note: Jenkins was the second first-round pick for the Cowboys in 2008.
Note: Scandrick was a fifth-round pick in 2008.
Williams changed numbers from 31 to 38 during the offseason.
Note: Polk spent several years with the Chargers before being signed by Dallas during the 2008 season.
Note: Thomas signed as a free agent in 2008.
Note: Holland signed as a free agent in 2008.
Note: Bennett was a second-round pick in 2008.
Note: Johnson changed numbers from 66 to 95 during the offseason.