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 [...]

Feb 272014
 
Jerry Jones vs Tom Landry: A retrospective

When Jerry Jones stormed into Dallas like an Arkansas Razorback on crack, he shook the city to its core. The firing of Tom Landry was a monumental moment in DFW and Cowboys’ history. Jones may as well have dynamited George Washington’s face off of Mount Rushmore, burned the Alamo to the ground, or cut the [...]

Feb 252014
 
Jerry Jones celebrates 25 years as Dallas Cowboys owner

25 years ago today, Jerry Jones shocked the world and forever changed the face of Dallas Cowboys football and the Dallas/Fort Worth sports scene when he emerged from total anonymity to buy the team from owner Bum Bright. In a way, it seems like yesterday. In another, it seems like a lifetime ago. It was [...]

Feb 172014
 
Working without a net: After all these years, the Dallas Cowboys still need help at safety

  Stop me if you have heard this before. The Dallas Cowboys need help at the safety position. In that regard, the 2014 offseason is no different from 2013, which was the same as 2012, which very much resembled 2011…ad nauseum. Come to think of it, when was the last time the Cowboys had a safety tandem [...]

Feb 112014
 
Will Jerry Jones, Cowboys draft Michael Sam?

If you cannot wait until you have actually reached the pinnacle of your profession to get your 15 minutes in the sun, there is one sure-fire way to get everyone in the media chattering gleefully about you. Just come out of the closet. Heck. Even if you first have to rush into it and then [...]

Feb 052014
 
Dallas Cowboys AT&T Stadium may hurt the team more than it helps

Dallas Cowboys AT&T Stadium rocks. What is the one thing Dallas Cowboys fans can point to with pride and say, “We have the best in the NFL?” AT&T Stadium, of course. Every announcer covering an event there acknowledges that Jerry Jones has built the most fabulous sports venue in the Universe. No wonder it is [...]

Feb 032014
 
Super Bowl XLVIII top ten observations from the cheap seats in Dallas Cowboys land

Another less-than-Super Bowl is in the books. Super Bowl XLVIII will now take its place alongside Super Bowl XXVII (Cowboys 52, Bills 17) and Super Bowl XXIV (49ers 55, Broncos 10) as an all-time old-fashioned butt-kickin’. Now that the festivities are done and the countdown to draft day 2014 begins, it is time to make [...]

Jan 312014
 
Gil Brandt, Super Scout

It is Flashback Friday. Time to rewind the clock to that time when your Dallas Cowboys were the trendsetters, the emulated, the elite. I usually focus on players for this series, but this time, I want to take a different tact and remember one of the men who helped make the Cowboys America’s Team. He [...]