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, […]

Mar 182013
Dallas Cowboys and The I'ds of March: WWYD (What would YOU do)?

Hey, Dallas Cowboys fans, the Ides of March have come and gone. For those of you that have no clue what the Ides of March is in the first place, here you go: The Romans did not number days of a month sequentially from the first through the last day. Instead, they counted back from […]

Mar 062013
Dallas Cowboys have released safety Gerald Sensabaugh, but I ain't scared

Your Dallas Cowboys have released safety Gerald Sensabaugh in a salary cap-clearing move. They subsequently slapped the franchise tag on outside linebacker and soon-to-be defensive end Anthony Spencer. Keeping Spencer, who is coming off a stellar 2012 campaign, may prove to be a good move. But creating a bigger void at the the team’s most […]

Feb 272013
Are the Dallas Cowboys ready to set Doug Free?

Will the Cowboys release Doug Free after signing him to a big contract a couple of years ago? The answer is not as simple as it sounds. Your Dallas Cowboys have some big fish to fry before the season begins: They have changed from the 3-4 to the 4-3 on defense. With Anthony Spencer, the […]

Feb 242013
Can Jerry Jones resist the urge to draft Manti Te'o?

Your Cowboys question of the day: Can Jerry Jones resist the urge to draft Manti Te’o? News out of the NFL combine, according the Dallas Morning News, is that Jones plans to sit down with Te’o. That would not be a big deal, really, if it weren’t for everything we know about Jerry “Sideshow” Jones. He is […]

Feb 162013
Dallas Cowboys logo designer dead at 89

The name Jack Eskridge may not mean much to you, but if you are a Dallas Cowboys fan, his work means a great deal. Eskridge was the Dallas Cowboys logo designer. He was the man behind the star. The Dallas Cowboys star, one of the simplest, cleanest logos in sports—or in the world, for that […]

Feb 072013
Ray Lewis, deer antler spray and the hypocrisy of the media, fans and management

A phrase you never thought you would hear or see in print? “Ray Lewis deer antler guy.” That is the precise phrase used in a USA Today article about the controversy that exploded over whether Ray Lewis used velvet deer antler spray to enhance the healing process so he could play for the Ravens during […]

Feb 042013
New NFL Hall of Famer Larry Allen is the strong, silent, destructive type

New NFL Hall of Famer Larry Allen played on one of the best offensive lines ever assembled. They were the line that cleared the way for Emmitt Smith, the NFL’s all-time leading rusher. They were the line that protected Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman, giving him time to find targets like Hall of Fame […]