May 172013
 
Dallas Cowboys Doug Free ain't free, but at least he's cheap

The speculation on Doug Free staying or leaving the Dallas Cowboys has ended, according to ESPN’s Todd Archer: IRVING, Texas — Doug Free has accepted a pay cut and will remain with the Dallas Cowboys, according to a source. Free was scheduled to make $7 million this season and count $10.02 million against the salary cap, but the [...]

May 032013
 
Dallas Cowboys Country Club is closed as Jerry Jones raises accountability bar on #cowboys players

[View the story "Dallas Cowboys Country Club is closed as Jerry Jones raises accountability bar on #cowboys players" on Storify] Dallas Cowboys Country Club is closed as Jerry Jones raises accountability bar on #cowboys players Dallas Cowboys Country Club is closed as Jerry Jones increases player accountability at Valley Ranch. Storified by Gene· Fri, May [...]

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 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, [...]

Feb 272013
 
Are the Dallas Cowboys ready to set Doug Free?

Will the Cowboys release Doug Free after signing him to a big contract a couple of years ago? The answer is not as simple as it sounds. Your Dallas Cowboys have some big fish to fry before the season begins: They have changed from the 3-4 to the 4-3 on defense. With Anthony Spencer, the [...]

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 [...]

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
 
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 132013
 
Ray Lewis and the culture of convenient and celebrity Christianity

Last night, NFL pundits celebrated the illustrious career of one of the fiercest competitors to ever don an NFL uniform. From the analysts in the booth and studio to the hundreds of media types tweeting sentimental snippets, Lewis was hailed as a great leader, a great competitor, a great tackler…great, great, great. 1/3/13 -“Do you [...]