NFC Notes: Cowboys, Packers, Rams


Ian Rapoport reports that the NFL found no wrongdoing by the Cowboys and members of their coaching staff in regards to possible tampering with Seahawks S Earl Thomas


  • The Green Bay Packers announced Friday that they’ve retained assistant special teams coach Maurice Drayton and hired Wendel Davis and Christian Parker as defensive quality control coaches.
  • The Packers also retained DL coach Jerry Montgomery and RBs coach Ben Sirmans as part of Matt LaFleur’s staff.
  • The Packers also promoted Jason Simmons to DBs coach and Ryan Downard to assistant DBs coach. 


  • According to Tom Pelissero, Rams K Greg Zuerlein should be okay for the Super Bowl after hurting his foot stepping on a steel plate under the turf in New Orleans. 
  • Rams special teams coordinator John Fassel explained that it’s really a “bad bruise” but they haven’t changed up their routine this week for Zuerlein and it shouldn’t affect his kicking ability. 

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