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 252013
 
College football playoff championship | Jerry Jones, Cowboys Stadium putting Arlington and DFW at the center of the sports map

When Jerry Jones was touring the Metroplex to determine where to locate the new Cowboys Stadium, which would replace the iconic Texas Stadium in Irving, he made city officials promises that he would build the biggest and the best stadium in the world and it would attract world class events. He didn’t lie. It was [...]

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 222013
 
#Cowboys, Cowboys, Cowboys! What are people tweeting?

[View the story "#Cowboys, Cowboys, Cowboys! What are people tweeting?" on Storify] #Cowboys, Cowboys, Cowboys! What are people tweeting? For some, Twitter remains a mystery. But for millions, it is the center of the universe. They get their news, form their opinions, share those opinions, follow their favorite sports teams, actors, musicians, and politicians…all on [...]

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, [...]