Cowboys owner supports Greg Hardy after abuse photos surface
Dallas owner Jerry Jones showed support for Greg Hardy on Friday after photos of the bruised ex-girlfriend from the defensive end’s domestic violence case were released by Deadspin.
Jones said the team hadn’t seen the photos before signing Hardy to an incentive-laden $13 million free agent contract in March, but the Cowboys “were and are aware of the serious nature of this incident.”
“We do not condone domestic violence,” Jones said in a statement released by the team about eight hours after the photos were posted online. “We entered into the agreement with Greg fully understanding that there would be scrutiny and criticism.” Read more…