|National Football League|
|May 20, 2016 5:51 PM PT6:51 PM MT7:51 PM CT8:51 PM ET0:51 GMT8:51 AM 北京时间5:51 PM MST7:51 PM EST7:51 PM CT4:51 UAE (+1)20:51 ET23:51 - The Cowboys signed Gathers on Friday.
Analysis: Gathers, their sixth-round pick, hasn't played football since he was 13. The 6-foot-8, 275-pound Gathers projects as a tight end after deciding against pursuing a career in the NBA.
|Apr. 30, 2016 2:20 PM PT3:20 PM MT4:20 PM CT5:20 PM ET21:20 GMT5:20 AM 北京时间2:20 PM MST4:20 PM EST4:20 PM CT1:20 UAE (+1)17:20 ET20:20 - Gathers, a former basketball star at Baylor, has been selected by the Cowboys in the sixth round of the NFL Draft.
Analysis: The 6-foot-8, 275-pound Gathers will attempt to carve out an NFL career as a tight end. He reportedly drew 24 NFL teams to a personal pro day just prior to the draft. Gathers' size and athleticism give him a legitimate shot to make the league, though his career may begin on the practice squad.