Dec 272016
 
2016 Dallas Cowboys: and a child (or two) shall lead them (back to football glory)

Is there any sense debating whether 2016 is the unlikeliest year in Dallas Cowboys history? I am thinking back to the preseason when our franchise quarterback — a top-tier talent poised to make it Super Bowl or bust for 2016 — went down against the Seattle Seahawks with yet another broken bone in his back. The backup quarterback […]

May 012016
 
Dallas Cowboys draft Ezekiel Elliott number four, but why? Or, why not?

In the immediate aftermath of the Dallas Cowboys spending the fourth overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft on running back Ezekiel Elliott, the Cowboys were criticized by some notable sports media pundits. Chief among the critics? One Bob Sturm of the Ticket: Look at it this way: They paid almost nothing for Darren McFadden […]

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, […]