The Leader

IRVING, Tex. - Cowboys tackle Jay Ratliff, a former seventh round draft pick out of Auburn, has gone from the relative unknown, to a force to be reckoned with in the NFL.
November 24, 2011

Cowboys ink Ratliff to a new deal

The Dallas Cowboys rewarded Pro Bowl nose guard Jay Ratliff with a five-year, $40 million extension that includes $18 million in guaranteed money, according to multiple reports and Ratliff's agent. Ratliff, 30, has made the Pro Bowl for three years in a row
September 9, 2011

Ratliff: No Change in Effort, Intensity

IRVING, Tex. - Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Jay Ratliff is a lot of things: he is extremely gifted, strong and fast, and widely regarded as one of the top players in the NFL at his position.
November 9, 2010

Unsatisfied but Optimistic

IRVING, Tex. - When the Dallas Cowboys' locker room opened up to greet the media Tuesday, there were many players who were notable by their absence.
August 31, 2010

Ratliff Ready to Return

IRVING, Tex. - As he sat in front of his locker after Tuesday's Organized Team Activity (OTA), Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Jay Ratliff was approached by a few reporters.
June 11, 2010

NFC Playoffs Q&A: Jay Ratliff

Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Jay Ratliff felt honored to be named to his second Pro Bowl this week, but right now he's focused on an even bigger goal. He talked with's Ed Thompson about Dallas' pursuit of a Super Bowl championship as the Cowboys prepare for the Minnesota Vikings.
January 16, 2010

Quiet star

SAN ANTONIO - The secret is out. Jay Ratliff was considered an afterthought, at best, when the Dallas Cowboys drafted him in 2005.
August 8, 2009