Cowboys lose sack leader Robert Quinn, who agrees to 5-year deal with Bears in free agency
He listed 11 1/2 sacks this past year during what was his first and only season in Dallas.
Dallas initially acquired Quinn’s final March upon investing in a 2020 sixth-round draft pick into the Miami Dolphins. The 29-year-old formed a quick presence contrary defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence, along with his sack total was his most since recording 19 in 2013.
Cowboy’s teammates chased Quinn that the”Black Cobra” throughout the offseason for the way he maintained his balance when bending the border toward the quarterback for a pass rusher. After sacks, Quinn often squatted and slithered forward to mimic a snake.
The manufacturing came despite missing the first two matches to an NFL suspension for violating the league’s performance-enhancing medication coverage.
On Feb. 27, team owner Jerry Jones expressed curiosity about re-signing Quinn.
“Well, he is among the very best people — people and players — which I have been associated with,” Jones said in the combine in Indianapolis. “He is the real thing. I am really pleased to have had time we have had together, amount 1. Number two, he actually helped us annually. And so, I am hopeful that we could do something to help keep him”