Ed “Too Tall” Jones said he exchanged text messages earlier this week with Thomas “Hollywood’’ Henderson, another retired Dallas Cowboys star, as they absorbed the news.
“Did you have any idea?’’ wondered Henderson, the former linebacker.
“No,’’ replied Jones, the former defensive end who said he promptly called former Cowboys offensive lineman Crawford Ker.
“Crawford and I talked a long time about it, and Crawford’s feeling was the same as mine,’’ Jones said. “I don’t like to use the word shocked. There aren’t very many…