Cowboys snag longtime Vikings LB Anthony Barr

He's on his way to Big D from the Twin Cities.

Michael Whitaker

There's a brand new member of the Dallas Cowboys, and he's coming from up north in the Twin Cities.

Longtime Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr is taking his talents to Dallas, ultimately choosing the Cowboys over his other reported potential destination in the Denver Broncos. 

Originally drafted by the Vikings in the first round, ninth overall of the 2014 NFL Draft, Barr made four consecutive Pro Bowl appearances (2015–2018. He's racked up 495 career tackles, 17.5 sacks, eight forced fumbles, and 31 pass deflections over the course of his eight year NFL career.