Dallas Cowboys defensive end Jason Hatcher delivered some unintentional controversy a few weeks ago when he was asked to name at least one leader on the roster.
"Dude. . ." answered Hatcher before admitting that no one came to mind.
That radio interview on Dallas' "Ben & Skin Show" has served as the basis for a larger discussion regarding who's running the show at Valley Ranch. I believe players such as Jason Witten, Tony Romo and Jay Ratliff exhibit leadership qualities, but it seems Hatcher is looking for something more. The name he kept dropping, Ray Lewis, has been the heart and soul of the Baltimore Ravens' defense for years. And other organizations such as the Giants and Patriots count on their head coaches to set the tone when it comes to leadership.
Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett came up short in that area this past season, as evidenced by his lack of accountability for what took place in a loss to the Arizona Cardinals. He certainly doesn't have the presence of t...