Cowboys don't look back on OLB choice

Despite Anthony Spencer's lack of sacks, team doesn't sweat split with Greg Ellis

Updated: November 26, 2009, 1:54 AM ET
By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- Jerry Jones has wasted as much time second-guessing his decision to release Greg Ellis as Anthony Spencer has spent celebrating sacks this season.

That would be absolutely none.

For the final two seasons of his 11-year tenure with the Dallas Cowboys, Ellis pulled off the odd combination of mentoring Spencer while often complaining about his dwindling playing time and pending departure. Jones opted to cut ties with Ellis in the spring, releasing the 1998 first-round ...

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