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 [...]

Aug 172014
 
Dallas Cowboys 2014 Preseason: the positivity update

The Dallas Cowboys are 0-2 in the preseason and that means…absolutely nothing. In the spirit of Jerry Jones (and the FAKE Jerry Jones), this article is all about “positivity.” Your Dallas Cowboys lost to the Baltimore Ravens 37-30 last night in week two of the NFL preseason, but there were some positive things to take [...]

Aug 022014
 
Your 2014 Dallas Cowboys: Reason for Hope

I generally operate on the more pessimistic side of the ledger. I, like all devout pessimists, prefer the term “realist,” but not everyone will grant that status. Oddly enough, most optimists are pretty pessimistic about granting a pessimist the “realist” tag. That said, what follows is my stab at optimism where the 2014 Dallas Cowboys is concerned. The [...]

Jul 292014
 
Of Bulldoggers and Bowling Balls: The Fullback Legacy of the Dallas Cowboys

With the recent passing of former Cowboys great Robert Newhouse, we were reminded once again about the underrated and less celebrated nature of the fullback position. History seems to prove that this overlooked job is earmarked for the less talented, non-athletic body types. Yet any perennial 1000 yard rusher will tell you these guys are indispensable to [...]

Apr 282014
 
Exclusive: Roger Staubach interview with SilverAndBlueBlood

Dateline Dallas, Texas, April 25 – We caught up with the legendary, Hall of Fame Dallas Cowboys quarterback Roger Staubach at a United Way kids’ football clinic sponsored by Nissan, the Heisman Trust, and Habitat for Humanity at Jubilee Park in Dallas, Texas. Exclusive: Roger Staubach Interview We were able to ask perhaps the greatest Dallas Cowboy [...]

Apr 272014
 
The Heisman House opens doors in Dallas | Nissan joins Heisman Trust, Habitat for Humanity, and United Way to give back in Dallas

Dateline Jubilee Park, Dallas, Texas – On Friday, April 25th, and Saturday, April 26th, Nissan engaged former NFL greats and Heisman winners Roger Staubach, Ricky Williams, George Rogers, Herschel Walker, Tim Brown, and Billy Sims in an effort to make a real difference in the lives of under-served kids and one Dallas family. The official press [...]

Mar 262014
 
Dallas Cowboys News: Jerry Jones sues Jay Ratliff

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is suing defensive tackle Jay Ratliff. The Cowboys are seeking compensation, complaining that Ratliff exaggerated an injury, refusing to play for the team in 2013. When Ratliff was granted a release, his physician immediately cleared him to play. He signed with the Chicago Bears and played five games for them [...]