You can always count on Todd Archer for a nice, factual article...that is full of speculation! But hey, it's free agency, that's what we do, speculate...so let's get to it. (BTW, I like Archer as a beat writer, I think he does a good job).
* The Cowboys did not ignore the defensive side of the ball, talking with the agent for recently released linebacker Joey Porter.
* Another possibility at right tackle is Kansas City's Jordan Black, although a visit has not been set up yet.
* In the market for a backup quarterback after cutting Drew Bledsoe, the Cowboys have an interest in veteran Brad Johnson, who started 14 games for Minnesota in 2006.
* Another possibility is Patrick Ramsey, who was cut by the New York Jets on Friday.
* ...kicker Martin Gramatica is closer to returning after his agent, Jack Reale, expressed optimism a deal could be done over the weekend.
"I've talked to Terry and he's very excited," [Ray] Sherman said. "Terry is a tremendous player and he's worked really hard to get himself physically bigger and keep his speed. He's a great route runner with great hands and he's an outstanding player. A big-time player who I'm looking forward to working with."