Cowboys acquire Brandin Cooks from Texans, adding more firepower to potent offense
March 19, 2023 at 16:24
The Dallas Cowboys made a trade for a key wide receiver to help bolster the offense on Sunday.
The Cowboys acquired Brandin Cooks from the Houston Texans for a fifth-round draft pick in 2023 and a sixth-round pick in 2024.
The trade comes after Cooks expressed his unhappiness with the franchise and made clear he didn’t want to be part of a rebuild.
I'm not looking at it as far as being a part of a rebuild, however that looks.
Cooks led the Texans with 57 catches for 699 yards in 13 games during the 2022 season.
He signed a contract extension before the 2022 season, but Houston only mustered up three wins in 2022 and have the No.
EX-PACKERS PLAYER RIPS JETS PURSUIT OF AARON RODGERS: 'YA'LL AIN'T GOING TO NO SUPER BOWL'The wide receiver is under contract through the 2024 season.
Very thankful for the Jones family for this opportunity for my family and I," the wide receiver told ESPN.
Cooks is set to add some firepower to the Dallas offense after trading Amari Cooper to the Cleveland Browns last season and failing to adequately replace the dynamic receiver.
Cooks will line up with CeeDee Lamb on the offense.
CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APPDallas was fourth in points scored and 11th in yards gained in 2022.
The team failed to get past the divisional round of the playoffs for the second consecutive year.