The rookies were all signed when camp opened. There were some veteran holdouts, but who doesn't have them these days? Under Jones the Cowboys have had a reputation for being free spenders, but lately they have economized in strange ways. They pared their scouting department way down, and the director of college scouting, Dick Mansperger, quit when raises were frozen. Bob Ackles, the player personnel director, was let go in another financial move.
But the system is in place, and the Cowboys are young all around. They'll learn. Just watch; you'll see.
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