Cowboys release linebacker Dan Connor; frees up 3 million in cap room


The Dallas Cowboys have released linebacker Dan Connor.

The Cowboys are currently 6.8 million dollars over the salary cap and all NFL teams have until Tuesday at 4 PM EST to get under the $123 million salary cap for the 2013 season.

The Cowboys created three million dollars in cap room by cutting Connor.

Dan Connor immediately becomes an unrestricted free agent.