Apr 262013
 
Jerry Jones, Dallas Cowboys draft Travis Frederick, Wisconsin center, leave everyone dumbfounded

With the 31st pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the Dallas Cowboys take (drum roll)…Travis Frederick, Wisconsin. Huh? 31st pick? Who? Jerry Jones warned his Dallas Cowboys fan base. If he moved in any direction in the first round of the 2013 NFL draft, it would be backwards. He was as good as his word [...]

Apr 232013
 
Hey, Cowboys! What about the Honey Badger? Should Jerry Jones draft Tyrann Mathieu?

LSU cornerback Tyrann Mathieu was one of the most electric players in the NCAA. As a sophomore, Mathieu (affectionately called “Honey Badger”) was a consensus All-American. He was the defensive player of the year in the SEC. And he won the Chuck Bednarik Award, given by the Maxwell Football Club to the kid deemed be [...]

Apr 162013
 
NFL legendary announcer Pat Summerall dies and leaves a legacy of greatness

[View the story "NFL legendary announcer Pat Summerall dies and leaves a legacy of greatness" on Storify] NFL legendary announcer Pat Summerall dies and leaves a legacy of greatness Pat Summerall is an American icon. No NFL broadcaster is more beloved or respected. He was a giant among men. He overcame the demons of alcoholism, [...]

Apr 142013
 
Dallas Cowboys mock draft, 2013 edition

[View the story "Dallas Cowboys mock draft, 2013 edition" on Storify] Dallas Cowboys mock draft, 2013 edition It is time once again for the annual Spring rite (and exercise in futility) to search, study, and scrutinize the Dallas Cowboys mock draft. Storified by Gene· Sun, Apr 14 2013 07:40:56 I do not work up a [...]

Apr 072013
 
Tony Dorsett and me: A personal football journey

I was 15 years old when the Dallas Cowboys pulled off the greatest trade in team history (the greatest at the time, that is) and snagged the 2nd pick in the first round from the Seattle Seahawks. With that pick, the Cowboys selected Tony Dorsett from the University of Pittsburgh. Dorsett was, at the time, [...]

Mar 182013
 
Dallas Cowboys and The I'ds of March: WWYD (What would YOU do)?

Hey, Dallas Cowboys fans, the Ides of March have come and gone. For those of you that have no clue what the Ides of March is in the first place, here you go: The Romans did not number days of a month sequentially from the first through the last day. Instead, they counted back from [...]

Mar 172013
 
Without signing a single free agent, the Dallas Cowboys will improve on defense

Free agency is underway. Teams are posturing and positioning and snapping up talent to improve their on-field product. Everyone, that is, except your Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys, due to Jerry Jones’s shrewd moves in the past—Yes, that is my tongue in my cheek—have been obliged to move heaven and earth and release players like Gerald [...]

Mar 062013
 
Dallas Cowboys have released safety Gerald Sensabaugh, but I ain't scared

Your Dallas Cowboys have released safety Gerald Sensabaugh in a salary cap-clearing move. They subsequently slapped the franchise tag on outside linebacker and soon-to-be defensive end Anthony Spencer. Keeping Spencer, who is coming off a stellar 2012 campaign, may prove to be a good move. But creating a bigger void at the the team’s most [...]