Cowboys to cut 4, clear $16.6 million

The Dallas Cowboys have decided to release
several high-priced players.
Running back Marion Barber, receiver Roy Williams, right guard
Leonard Davis and kicker Kris Brown were told they would be cut
when the league allows that on Thursday, multiple people familiar
with the decisions told The Associated Press. The people spoke on
condition of anonymity because the team had not made any
The moves will save the Cowboys about $16.6 million in salary
cap room. Removing Davis clears $6 million, Williams another $5
million, Barber $4.75 million and Brown $910,000.