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The Dallas Cowboys kick off the highly-anticipated 2012 NFL regular season on the road at MetLife Stadium against the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants.
This will be the third consecutive battle between these two teams aired in prime time (8:30pm ET) on NBC and the ninth straight season the defending champs will have hosted the season opener. The defending champions are 8-0 so far during this tradition.
Big Blue has won five of the last six meetings between these two teams, but the ‘Boys lead the all-time series, 56-41-2.
Dallas is 10-7 in prime time games against the Giants. The Cowboys have the best winning percentage (.667) with a 34-17-1 mark on the NFL’s opening day. They also rank second all time with a .574 winning percentage (448-332-6).
The Giants have won the third most games in NFL history (645), standing behind the Chicago Bears (712) and Green Bay Packers (679). New York has also won 49 home openers, tied for second all time.
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As we are only hours away from the start of the 2012 NFL season, the ad wizards over at Starter decided to put together a new campaign featuring Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo.
The commercial itself called "Never Stop" features Tony talking via a voice-over about his critics while he works out in a weight room:
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Cowboys QB Tony Romo proved he's still one of fantasy's best second-tier QBs with 307 yards and three touchdowns Wednesday in the season opener against the Giants.Fantasy Spin:Romo spread the ball around and the Cowboys offense produced three excellent fantasy receiver lines from Kevin Ogletree, Dez Bryant and Miles Austin. Romo should continue to put up big numbers, especially...
As the Dallas Cowboys/New York Giants kicked off the start of the 2012 NFL season, the fine folks over at WFAN's Boomer and Carton show already have a Tony Romo sucks song to bestow upon us.
The song done by Al Dukes is parody of Toby Keith's "Red Solo Cup" and if you're a Giants fan, you will be laughing in the aisles on this one:
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The situation in Dallas for Tony Romo has been interesting lately with all of Dez Bryant’s issues, Miles Austin at less than 100%, Jason Witten’s spleen, Laurent Robinson leaving via free agency, etc. I had a draft just two nights ago where Romo was drafted in the 9th round. (9th!) That is completely and totally insane, but I suppose there were some reasons why people have...
Good to be a winner
The Tony Romo haters have to hate the way the 2012 NFL season kicked off. For the first time in nine years, the defending Super Bowl champs lost the opener at home. In a much-anticipated NFC East rumble, Romo’s Cowboys out-dueled Eli’s Giants, 24–17.
Romo was brilliant. He completed 22 of 29 passes for 307 yards and three touchdowns. Sure, he...
Take a look at the numbers between QB’s Tony Romo and Eli Manning last year when they played each other.
Which QB has the advantage this year?
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The NFL’s NFC East are a big rival division, perhaps the best division in sports. Usually the teams dislike one another…or to put it simply, they hate one another. That’s certainly the case tonight as the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants play host to the Dallas Cowboys to kick off the season. Check out the cover of today’s New York Post. Let’s hope Tony...
Fantasy football players are tripping over themselves rushing to the computer this morning to put in a waiver wire claim for Kevin Ogletree. I won’t be one of them as it will take a lot more than one game out of 32 to suddenly convince me that this kid is as good as his numbers.
The excitement of opening day can bring many different feelings to an NFL player like Dez Bryant, Tony Romo, or Morris Claiborne. For some, it is the first time they strap on a helmet and hit the battle field. This time everything counts. For others, it’s just another game and fresh start to an NFL [...]
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Finally NFL football is back! A late rally by Eli Manning and the defending champion New York Giants came up short on this opening Wednesday kickstart to the 2012 campaign.The long awaited divisional matchup began in lackluster fashion, the only touchdown in a yawner of a first half coming on a Tony Romo toss to Kevin Ogletree from ten yards out with 2:33 left before intermission...
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