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 […]

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 […]