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REPORT: Cowboys to Sign Free Agent G/C Marcus Martin

The ' flurry of signings continued late yesterday with interior offensive lineman , who was with the last season.

Martin, who turns 25 in November, was a third-round pick in 2014. He started 24 of 26 games he played in San Francisco from 2014-2016. He was demoted to a backup role in 2016 before being released the next .

The Browns claimed Marcus off waivers and he was with them all of last season, but was on the inactive list every week.

Martin now joins the Cowboys with a likely role as the primary backup at and , both of which he's played in the NFL. He will fill the role last occupied by , who remains an unsigned free agent.

Coincidentally, Looney was also originally drafted by the 49ers and then spent one year with another team () before coming to Dallas.

Marcus Martin gives the Cowboys a little insurance at . signed with the 49ers this offseason and Dallas did not bring Looney back.

Jess Haynie
Jess Haynie
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