Jan 172015
 
Dallas Cowboys 2014 MVP: Vote here

Who was the Dallas Cowboys 2014 MVP? By that I mean the franchise MVP. Which one person was most responsible for the Cowboys’ sudden reversal of fortunes? Many predicted a sub-.500 season in 2014 and the Cowboys finished 12-4 instead.  Moreover, they scored a first-round playoff win and nearly upset the Packers in Green Bay in the […]

Sep 082014
 
Jones era Dallas Cowboys: minor victories, major losses

When Tom Landry patrolled the sideline in his dapper suit and fedora, the notion of a moral victory was as foreign to the Dallas Cowboys as the idea of winning a Super Bowl was to, say, the New Orleans Saints or Seattle Seahawks. From the mid-1960’s through the mid-1980’s, the Cowboys were held to the […]

Aug 172014
 
Dallas Cowboys 2014 Preseason: the positivity update

The Dallas Cowboys are 0-2 in the preseason and that means…absolutely nothing. In the spirit of Jerry Jones (and the FAKE Jerry Jones), this article is all about “positivity.” Your Dallas Cowboys lost to the Baltimore Ravens 37-30 last night in week two of the NFL preseason, but there were some positive things to take […]

Aug 022014
 
Your 2014 Dallas Cowboys: Reason for Hope

I generally operate on the more pessimistic side of the ledger. I, like all devout pessimists, prefer the term “realist,” but not everyone will grant that status. Oddly enough, most optimists are pretty pessimistic about granting a pessimist the “realist” tag. That said, what follows is my stab at optimism where the 2014 Dallas Cowboys is concerned. The […]

Jul 292014
 
Of Bulldoggers and Bowling Balls: The Fullback Legacy of the Dallas Cowboys

With the recent passing of former Cowboys great Robert Newhouse, we were reminded once again about the underrated and less celebrated nature of the fullback position. History seems to prove that this overlooked job is earmarked for the less talented, non-athletic body types. Yet any perennial 1000 yard rusher will tell you these guys are indispensable to […]

Jun 082014
 
Sean Lee injury bug bites and leaves a what-if welt on Cowboys' backside

When the Dallas Cowboys drafted Sean Lee in the second round of the 2010 NFL Draft, using the 55th overall pick on him, they knew they were taking a chance. The Penn State linebacker was a great talent, no doubt. He was also an injury risk. Rick Gosselin, in the Dallas Morning News, notes that, […]