Feb 242013
 
Can Jerry Jones resist the urge to draft Manti Te'o?

Your Cowboys question of the day: Can Jerry Jones resist the urge to draft Manti Te’o? News out of the NFL combine, according the Dallas Morning News, is that Jones plans to sit down with Te’o. That would not be a big deal, really, if it weren’t for everything we know about Jerry “Sideshow” Jones. He is [...]

Feb 162013
 
Dallas Cowboys logo designer dead at 89

The name Jack Eskridge may not mean much to you, but if you are a Dallas Cowboys fan, his work means a great deal. Eskridge was the Dallas Cowboys logo designer. He was the man behind the star. The Dallas Cowboys star, one of the simplest, cleanest logos in sports—or in the world, for that [...]

Feb 072013
 
Ray Lewis, deer antler spray and the hypocrisy of the media, fans and management

A phrase you never thought you would hear or see in print? “Ray Lewis deer antler guy.” That is the precise phrase used in a USA Today article about the controversy that exploded over whether Ray Lewis used velvet deer antler spray to enhance the healing process so he could play for the Ravens during [...]

Feb 042013
 
New NFL Hall of Famer Larry Allen is the strong, silent, destructive type

New NFL Hall of Famer Larry Allen played on one of the best offensive lines ever assembled. They were the line that cleared the way for Emmitt Smith, the NFL’s all-time leading rusher. They were the line that protected Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman, giving him time to find targets like Hall of Fame [...]

Jan 272013
 
Jerry Jones buys Jason Garrett a Dooley

From Rocky Top to Carrot Top: Derek Dooley heads to Dallas According to Rowan Kavner of DallasCowboys.com, Derek Dooley will become the Dallas Cowboys new Wide Receiver coach… Dooley, who was a position coach alongside Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett for two years with the Dolphins, will reportedly get the job after interviewing with Garrett. Dooley [...]

Jan 252013
 
Dallas Cowboys MADD as Hell and not gonna take it anymore?

Two Dallas Cowboys players have been arrested on DWI charges in the past month. Each arrest involved a late-night car wreck. One of those players, Josh Brent, faces manslaughter charges because his passenger and teammate (and apparently best pal) Jerry Brown died in the accident. The other, former Pro Bowler Jay Ratliff, was reportedly belligerent [...]

Jan 232013
 
Tim Brown accuses Bill Callahan of "sabotage" in Super Bowl XXXVII

Former Raiders’ great and Hall of Fame candidate Tim Brown accuses Bill Callahan of sabotaging the Raiders in Super Bowl XXXVII. Just when I was done for the day, I run across this delicious morsel: Appearing on Pro Football Talk on NBC Sports Network, Brown was asked by Erik Kuselias if he believes Callahan was just incompetent, [...]

Jan 232013
 
Jay Ratliff arrested for DWI—no need to worry about that 4-3 fit

Today’s Cowboys headliner: Jay Ratliff arrested. Writes Mike Fisher of Fox Sports Southwest: Dallas Cowboys veteran Jay Ratliff was arrested early Tuesday morning and charged with driving while intoxicated after allegedly crashing his truck into an 18-wheeler on the highway, police have confirmed. Grapevine Police spokesman officer Sam Shemwell told Fox Sports Southwest that Ratliff, [...]

Jan 222013
 
Dallas Cowboys Super Bowls past and passed

While Jerry fiddles and (Jim) Rome burns, the Dallas Cowboys have quietly passed the torch to other teams. Like an Olympic runner carrying the torch (if the runner was falling down drunk and weaving in and out of traffic), Jerry has passed the Super Bowl supremacy torch to some of the Cowboys’ most hated rivals. [...]

Jan 192013
 
Jason Garrett and the ones that got away

Jason Garrett is uncomfortable, just like his boss Jerry Jones promised he would be. All around him heads have been rolling and changes coming. Skip Peete, running backs coach, gone. Defensive coordinator Rob Ryan, gone. His own brother John, tight ends coach, all but gone. Rumor has it his play calling duties will soon be…you [...]