Doug Free takes a big pay cut to stay in Dallas

According to Calvin Watkins of, Cowboys offensive lineman Doug Free has agreed to a pay cut.

Free will earn a total of $7 million dollars for the 2013 and 2014 seasons.  He was originally scheduled to make a total of $15 million.

The Cowboys can use some of the extra money they now have to extend to contracts of some of their younger players like linebacker Sean Lee.