Feb 282015
Dez Bryant, DeMarco Murray, and typical Dallas Cowboys drama

Say what you will about Jerry Jones and his Dallas Cowboys. One thing you cannot say is that they want for news-makers. Preseason, Mid-season, postseason, off-season…The Cowboys are always in season when it comes to NFL noteworthy news. Dez Bryant and the Mystery Video By now, you have all heard about the video that supposedly exists, […]

Feb 082015

Adam Schein of NFL.com lists your Dallas Cowboys as the most fascinating team heading into the off-season. Says Schein: Dallas enjoyed a fantastic — and wholly surprising — regular season in 2014. Now there’s pressure to do it again and go even deeper in the playoffs. After facing questions about job security in prior offseasons, coach […]

Jan 172015
Dallas Cowboys 2014 MVP: Vote here

Who was the Dallas Cowboys 2014 MVP? By that I mean the franchise MVP. Which one person was most responsible for the Cowboys’ sudden reversal of fortunes? Many predicted a sub-.500 season in 2014 and the Cowboys finished 12-4 instead.  Moreover, they scored a first-round playoff win and nearly upset the Packers in Green Bay in the […]

Jan 152015
Dallas Cowboys: DeMarco Murray, Jerry Jones, AD, and ADD

Jerry Jones and his Dallas Cowboys have two big free agent situations to address this offseason: Dez Bryant and DeMarco Murray. That is, it says here, the order in which to approach the contract situation for these two offensive juggernauts. DeMarco is coming off the best season for a running back in Cowboys’ history, if you go […]

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 […]

Sep 292013
Can DeMarco and DeMarcus carry the Cowboys to victory in San Diego?

Last week, DeMarco Murray had a breakout game against the St. Louis Rams. He went off for 175 yards on 26 carries. His ability to gouge the defense bought Tony Romo time in the pocket. Consequently, Romo finished the game 17 of 24, threw for three touchdowns and had no interceptions. It was one of […]

May 032013
Dallas Cowboys Country Club is closed as Jerry Jones raises accountability bar on #cowboys players

[View the story “Dallas Cowboys Country Club is closed as Jerry Jones raises accountability bar on #cowboys players” on Storify] Dallas Cowboys Country Club is closed as Jerry Jones raises accountability bar on #cowboys players Dallas Cowboys Country Club is closed as Jerry Jones increases player accountability at Valley Ranch. Storified by Gene· Fri, May […]

Dec 242012
Cowboys and heroes—difference-makers in 2012

The Cowboys lost a heart-breaker to the Saints. After an unlikely, game-tying 14-point flurry with just over three minutes remaining in regulation, they suffered a crushing loss in overtime. Still this team, with its decimated defense,—Can anyone remember a year like this for so many key players on IR on one side of the ball?— […]

Aug 192012
Cowboys preseason 2012: week two observations

Cowboys lose to the Chargers, 28–20. Few things frustrate me more than NFL preseason football, mainly because it is almost football, but not quite. The other reason is that one is tempted to overrate the significance of individual and team performances. Some teams and lots of players are preseason superstars. And at the end of […]

Nov 142011
Tony Romo, DeMarco Murray Buddy Up To Give Dallas Cowboys Hope

Tony Romo has a new best friend. Or, he should have, anyway. DeMarco Murray, rookie running back out of Oklahoma, has given the Dallas Cowboys’ offense what it has lacked since Emmitt Smith left for the Arizona desert: A legitimate threat at the halfback position. And that has made Tony Romo a more effective quarterback. […]