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Cowboys pay for Miles Austin's prime

Receiver's character, production distinguish him from Terrell Owens, Roy Williams

Updated: September 10, 2010, 9:39 AM ET
By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- It's just not a Jerry Jones news conference unless he makes at least one comment that causes some head-scratching.

"I've never felt like, when we have made this kind of a commitment to any individual, that we've ever been better prepared or better informed about what he is as a player and person," Jones said Thursday while announcing receiver Miles Austin's six-year, $54 million contract extension.

That's a mouthful about a man who doesn't have a full season ...

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