• by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Chiefs sign Orie Lemon to practice squad

    The Chiefs signed linebacker Orie Lemon to the practice squad Wednesday. Lemon takes the spot of Nico Johnson, who was signed to the Bengals' active roster Wednesday.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Cowboys dump boatload of players to reach 53-man roster

    The Cowboys have sliced their roster down to 53 with a slew of moves on Saturday. The have released the following offensive players: wide receivers Jamar Newsome, LaRon Byrd and Dezmon Briscoe, guards Stephen Goodin and Uche Nwaneri, running backs Ryan Williams, Phillip Tanner and D.J. Adams, tackle Josh Aladenoye, center Ronald Patrick and tight end Asa Watson. Among the defenders they let go are linemen Kenneth Boatright, Dartwan Bush and Caesar Rayford, cornerback Terrance Mitchell, safety Ryan Smithl and linebackers Dontravis Sapp, Will Smith and Keith Smith. The Cowboys also waived/injured linebacker Orie Lemon and defensive tackle Zach Minter while placing safety Jakar Hamilton and cornerback Orlando Scandrick on the reserve/suspended list.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Cowboys list 13 inactive Saturday

    The Cowboys have 13 players out of uniform for Saturday's preseason game against the Dolphins, including some who have been battling injuries through the preseason. Defensive backs Morris Claiborne (shoulder), Jeff Heath, Johnny Thomas, Matt Johnson and B.W. Webb; linebackers DeVonte Holloman (neck) and Orie Lemon; defensive linemen Henry Melton (groin), Terrell McClain (ankle), and Demarcus Lawrence; tight end Gavin Escobar (shoulder) and offensive lineman Darrion Weems are all inactive Saturday.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Cowboys very busy Tuesday

    The Cowboys put linebacker Justin Durant (hamstring) on injured reserve and waived defensive tackle Drake Nevis and linebacker Kyle Bosworth. Dallas also cut running back George Winn from its practice squad. Linebacker Orie Lemon re-signed with the team after being cut last week.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Cowboys make minor move on defense

    The Cowboys waived linebacker Orie Lemon Saturday, to make room on the active roster for the activation of defensive end Edgar Jones (groin) from injured reserve.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Cowboys list inactives for Monday night

    The Cowboys listed seven players as inactive for Week 14 at Chicago: linebacker Justin Durant (hamstring), linebacker DeVonte Holloman (neck), cornerback Morris Claiborne (hamstring), offensive tackle Darrion Weems, defensive end Everette Brown, linebacker Orie Lemon and defensive back Jakar Hamilton.

  • by Dave Richard | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Chiefs give Lemon a try

    The Chiefs have signed ex-Cowboys linebacker Orie Lemon.