Tony Dorsett opens up about struggles with CTE

Legendary Dallas Cowboys running back Tony Dorsett is part of the growing group of retired players suffering from CTE.Dorsett was diagnosed in 2013, and at the 25th anniversary celebration for the Super Bowl champion 1992 Cowboys, he said that dealing with it is a daily struggle.“I’m fighting CTE, man. And I have good days and I have bad days,” Dorsett said, via the Star-Telegram...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Report: Broncos expected to 'at least discuss' Romo

There is already so much written about where Tony Romo will land when he inevitably leaves the Dallas Cowboys this spring. One of the teams constantly mentioned as a likely landing spot for the veteran quarterback is the Denver Broncos. Now we’re hearing rumblings that indicate John Elway might be amenable to such an arrangement.According to Mike Klis of 9News in Denver, the Broncos...
Via Sportsnaut
58 minutes ago  |  Discuss

A Cowboys’ Offseason Plan, Part 8a: Free Agent Targets For The Cowboys’ Secondary

In a ten-part series, we are going to take a comprehensive look at the Cowboys and how they might get better in 2017. This is part eight(a). In part one of this 10-part series, we set the ground rules by discussing the Cowboys’ team-building philosophy. In parts two, three, and four, we looked at where the Cowboys are strong, okay, and weak. In part five, we showed how the Cowboys...
Via Blogging The Boys
3 hours ago

Emmitt Smith Gives Insight on Cowboys’ Missing Championship Piece

The ongoing Dallas Cowboys offseason is rightfully about one thing and one thing only – building this team into the perennial Super Bowl contender that emerged in front of our eyes in 2016. There will be roster comparisons to past championship teams in Dallas, and this purely mathematical look at how the 2017 Cowboys already resemble the 1992 Super Bowl team is just a start via...
Via Inside The Star
4 hours ago

Cowboys celebrate '92 title on anniversary of Jerry Jones purchase

DALLAS (AP) -- Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and Jimmy Johnson reunited Saturday night to celebrate their first Super Bowl-winning team on the 28th anniversary of the day Jones bought the team, fired Tom Landry and hired his former Arkansas teammate as coach. The reunion of the 1992 team, pitched as a 25th anniversary celebration, was engineered by quarterback Troy Aikman, who...
Via Associated Press
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From Aikman to Jimmy, Cowboys Celebrate 25-Year Super Bowl Reunion

DALLAS – The boys were back in town. Not only was that 1970’s hit song playing over the loud speakers constantly during the event, but it was true in more ways than one.
14 hours ago

Dallas Cowboys' Hall of Famers welcome Jerry Jones to the club

Dallas Cowboys greats gathered Saturday for a 25th anniversary reunion of the 1992 Super Bowl champion team, and one of the highlights of the evening came when Michael Irvin and several other Cowboys Hall of Famers welcomed Jerry Jones to the club. "Silver and blue are the Cowboys colors, but you look pretty damn good in gold," Irvin said on stage. "Welcome to the Pro Football Hall...
Via FOX Sports
14 hours ago

Aikman Reflects Back on the '92 Cowboys Season

During a reunion event in downtown Dallas, Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman shares his thoughts on the Cowboys' 1992 team that won the Super Bowl.
Via Blue Star
16 hours ago

Do The Cowboys Have A True Prototype Blocking Tight End?

What does it take to be a blocking TE for the Dallas Cowboys? Might as well ask what it takes to be a TE... We recently received an astute request for an article here at BTB. A reader asked about the purpose of a blocking TE, specifically why a blocking TE was better than an extra tackle, and, finally if the Dallas Cowboys (or other teams) had a particular prototype set of measurables...
Via Blogging The Boys
23 hours ago

2017 NFL Draft Order: Full List Of Dallas Cowboys Draft Picks

We already knew which rounds the Cowboys would pick in, now we know the exact picks. With the announcement of the 2017 compensatory picks announced, the draft order for the 2017 NFL Draft has now ben finalized. Here are the Cowboys' seven The NFL announced the compensatory picks for the 2017 NFL Draft on Friday afternoon, and with the announcement, the official draft order for...
Via Blogging The Boys
1 day ago

Cowboys Draft: Dallas Won’t Be Scared Off By Takkarist McKinley’s Shoulder Surgery

The Dallas Cowboys need to add an explosive pass rusher in the 2017 NFL Draft. UCLA Bruin’s defensive end Takkarist McKinley is an explosive pass rusher. Seems like a match made in heaven, right? Well, things got complicated this week when it was announced McKinley will need shoulder surgery after the NFL Combine, which runs from March third to March sixth. Takk reportedly...
Via Inside The Star
1 day ago

Dallas Cowboys 2017: What’s the plan on defense this offseason?

How many times have you been watching an NFL pregame show or a telecast of a contest and heard this phrase? “A team can’t hide its quarterback.” It’s not as cliché as “it’s hard to beat a team three times in a season” (which is actually factually inaccurate) or the dreaded and ridiculous “if the season ended today” when there’s still seven weeks to play? Well...
Via EndZoneScore
1 day ago

Sean Payton has high praise for Cowboys QB Dak Prescott

If you needed more affirmation that Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott is the real deal, New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton is here for you.“I’m not even talking or discussing sophomore slumps. I’m looking at cutups and looking at improving and inserting some new thoughts and ideas.You shake his hand and you feel like he’s a guy who’s hard to get off his spot...
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NFL draft expert compares Leonard Fournette to Bo Jackson and Eric Dickerson

Former LSU standout Leonard Fournette could be one of the highest draft picks for a running back in recent history. The talented ball carrier is expected to go somewhere in the top 10 in the upcoming 2017 NFL Draft, potentially even in the top five.It’s Fournette’s combination of speed and power that has experts around the football world amazed. It will also likely lead to his...
Via Sportsnaut
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Cowboys 2017 Salary Cap May Force Change at Right Tackle

Leading up to the March 9th start of NFL free agency, we will be looking at all Dallas Cowboys players under contract for 2017 and how much of the salary cap each position is taking up. Previous Articles: SPECIAL TEAMS | RUNNING BACKS | SAFETIES | TIGHT ENDS | LINEBACKERS | GUARDS & CENTERS | DEFENSIVE TACKLES Cowboys Capology: Offensive Tackles After 10 years...
Via Inside The Star
2 days ago

Tony Romo takes great shot at Jimmy Kimmel ahead of Oscars

Tony Romo’s NFL future may be hanging in the balance this offseason, but that doesn’t mean the quarterback has lost his sense of humor.Jimmy Kimmel, a pal of Romo’s, will serve as host the 89th Academy Awards on Sunday. As the late-night talk show star was participating in an interview with E! News, who else but Romo pops in via video chat to dispense an unflattering pep talk...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys, Cardinals to kick off NFL preseason in Hall of Fame game

Start the countdown – we officially have a date for the return of NFL football, and there are only 161 days to go.On Thursday, the Pro Football Hall of Fame announced that the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals will play in this year’s Hall of Fame game, which kicks off the start of the preseason. It will be played in Canton at the new Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on August...
Via FOX Sports
3 days ago

Report: Jay Cutler said to be considering retirement

Amid rumors regarding what the Chicago Bears are going to do with Jay Cutler, reports suggest the quarterback may make speculation concerning his NFL future a moot point.NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport said Wednesday on “NFL Total Access” the 33-year-old Cutler may be considering retirement.“(He’s) one of several veterans who are still considering whether they want to play,...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Elliott spoke with police after 'best friend' caught with gun

Ezekiel Elliott made headlines over the weekend when photos and video showed him speaking with police outside a bar, but the Dallas Cowboys star has not been accused of any wrongdoing.Instead, it was Elliott’s friend who ended up getting arrested for bringing a loaded gun into an Ohio bar. According to a police report obtained by TMZ, Alvarez Jackson was charged with felony illegal...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington eyeing Romo as potential Cousins replacement?

Washington is likely going to use the franchise tag on Kirk Cousins at some point within the next week, but that does not necessarily mean he will remain with the team. A trade is still an outside possibility, and Tony Romo’s situation is apparently one that is being watched closely in the nation’s capital.According to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report, Washington might be open to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Do the Dallas Cowboys have the pieces to win a Super Bowl?

Most of the time, a professional sports team is judged on how many championships they have or how well they do in the playoffs. Though the Dallas Cowboys are tied with two other teams, the San Francisco 49ers and New England Patriots, for second most Super Bowl rings with five, they haven’t won more than one playoff game or made a Super Bowl appearance in the past twenty years...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys LB Jaylon Smith Said He's Running a '4.5 40-Yard Dash' a Year After His Brutal Knee Injury

After missing his entire rookie season due to a severe knee injury, Jaylon Smith is looking good. Really good. The 21-year-old Dallas Cowboys linebacker recently posted a video on Instagram of his training. To say he looks explosive would be an understatement: [instagram src=""] In January, Smith told the media he had recently clocked...
Via Stack
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Can Jason Witten continue to be great for the Dallas Cowboys?

Jason Witten was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the third round of the 2003 NFL draft. Some other notable picks from that draft consist of Carson Palmer, Andre Johnson, Terrell Suggs, Troy Polamalu, Anquan Boldin and Ike Taylor. Of the previously mentioned players, three have retired. Is the end of an era approaching? If so, does that mean the end of Jason Witten? Only Jason Witten...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Myles Garrett pleads with Dallas Cowboys to draft him at #1

On Friday a video of the NFL draft’s probable first overall selection, Myles Garrett, was released where Garret pleaded to Cowboys owner Jerry Jones to trade up and take him. Garrett suggested that the Cowboys should trade Tony Romo and some draft picks to the Cleveland Browns in exchange of taking him with the number one pick. Here’s the video:   Garrett probably realized this...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

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