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 […]

Jan 172016
 
Dallas Cowboys 2015: The Lost Year - Hindsight is 20/20

The 2015 season began with hope and high expectations for your Dallas Cowboys. Fresh off of a 12-4 season and still smarting from the Dez Bryant catch-that-wasn’t in Green Bay, the thought was that the team Jerry, Steven and Co. had assembled was set to make a real push for the Super Bowl. Instead, the […]

Jan 162016
 
Dallas Cowboys vs Minnesota Vikings: A Tale of Two Franchises

by Rob Wren After witnessing the playoff implosions this past weekend of 2 of the NFL’s storied franchises (Minnesota and Cincinnati) in terms of post-season disappointment, I am reminded how fortunate our Dallas Cowboys have been in its 55 year history to have avoided a similar fate. Certainly there were periods where the Boys couldn’t […]

Sep 132015
 
NFL Super Bowl 50 dream match-up? Dallas Cowboys vs Pittsburgh Steelers

The 2015-16 NFL season will culminate with golden anniversary Super Bowl 50. That is pretty cool. What an experience, what a privilege it would be for a franchise to participate in that game. Plenty of pundits have provided predictions for which teams will get to the Super Bowl. Your Dallas Cowboys and the AFC’s Indianapolis Colts […]

Aug 222015
 
Mike Gaechter, Dallas Cowboys great, dies at 75

I cut my teeth on Dallas Cowboys football. They were born in 1960 and I decided I just had to get into the world ASAP and did so in 1961. It was 1970 by the time my football consciousness began to really take shape. I have paid close attention to every team and every key […]

Jul 242015
 
Dez Bryant caught it, but Fox analyst, former official Mike Pereira still says, "No."

Dez Bryant caught that fourth-down pass against the Green Bay Packers. That’s what the naked eye tells you. That’s what the multitudinous replays show. It was ruled a catch on the field. The Packers challenged the ruling. In order for a ruling on the field to be overturned, there must be conclusive, indisputable evidence that […]

Jan 232015
 
Dallas Cowboys | Bitter Fan of the Year Award

SBB is ready to name Dallas Cowboys fan Terry Hendrix the Bitter Fan of the Year. While most passionate Cowboys fans remain miffed over the reversal of the Dez Bryant catch against the Green Bay Packers in the Divisional round of the NFC playoffs, Hendrix is taking his grief–and grievance–to court. He is suing the NFL […]

Sep 082014
 
Jones era Dallas Cowboys: minor victories, major losses

When Tom Landry patrolled the sideline in his dapper suit and fedora, the notion of a moral victory was as foreign to the Dallas Cowboys as the idea of winning a Super Bowl was to, say, the New Orleans Saints or Seattle Seahawks. From the mid-1960’s through the mid-1980’s, the Cowboys were held to the […]