Feb 172014
 
Working without a net: After all these years, the Dallas Cowboys still need help at safety

  Stop me if you have heard this before. The Dallas Cowboys need help at the safety position. In that regard, the 2014 offseason is no different from 2013, which was the same as 2012, which very much resembled 2011…ad nauseum. Come to think of it, when was the last time the Cowboys had a safety tandem [...]

Feb 112014
 
Will Jerry Jones, Cowboys draft Michael Sam?

If you cannot wait until you have actually reached the pinnacle of your profession to get your 15 minutes in the sun, there is one sure-fire way to get everyone in the media chattering gleefully about you. Just come out of the closet. Heck. Even if you first have to rush into it and then [...]

May 062013
 
The 2013 Dallas Cowboys: Seven reasons to believe in them

Spring has sprung. The 2013 NFL Draft is history. Mini-camps, training camp and preseason loom just ahead. There are bluebonnets on the hillsides, birds singing in the trees, and the 2013 Dallas Cowboys football team is undefeated…just like everyone else. Your 2013 Dallas Cowboys are ready This is the time of hope, the time of [...]

Apr 282013
 
Ranking the Dallas Cowboys 2013 draft picks

We now know the seven players the Cowboys took in the 2013 NFL draft. We know who they are and where they were taken. Pick Player Position School 31 Travis Frederick Center Wisconsin 47 Gavin Escobar Tight End San Diego State 74 Terrance Williams Wide Receiver Baylor 80 JJ Wilcox Safety Ga Southern 114 BW [...]

Apr 272013
 
Dallas Cowboys 2013 NFL Draft | So far, so-so?

[View the story "Dallas Cowboys 2013 NFL Draft | So far, so-so?" on Storify] Dallas Cowboys 2013 NFL Draft | So far, so-so? The first two days and the first three rounds of the Dallas Cowboys 2013 NFL Draft doings is done. The Cowboys moved down from pick 18 to pick 31, trading with the [...]

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 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 272012
 
Star Power: Jerry Jones and his Cowboys rob St. Louis, shock the NFL, nab Morris Claiborne

You can accuse Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones of many things,—and I have—but being timid has never been one of them. Especially on the day of the NFL draft. Last night, the noted oil wildcatter-turned-NFL-general manager was at his root-‘n’-tootin’, gunslinging best when he leaped from the pick 14 to pick six (yeah, [...]

Apr 262012
 
Poll: Which player do you want the Dallas Cowboys to take in the first round of the 2012 NFL draft?

Calvin Watkins of ESPN.com lists five players the Cowboys might take with the 14th pick in tonight’s draft: Alabama strong safety Mark Barron; Mississippi State defensive lineman Fletcher Cox; LSU defensive lineman Michael Brockers; Stanford guard David DeCastro; Alabama cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick. Which would you most like to see the Cowboys draft?