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Random Cowboys Thoughts
Monday night games always throw the rhythm off. With an extra day to wait for the game, here are some things that come to mind.
Having to adjust as fans. After a couple of decades of playoff impotence and the string of .500 seasons, I som...
Cowboys Game Plan Week Eight: Once Again, Defend The West Coast Offense
The assumed starter against the Cowboys will be Colt McCoy, and Jay Gruden will run his modified West Coast offense if McCoy is indeed the starter, but there is a slim chance that Robert Griffin may start - and then there will be a huge cho...
Cowboys vs. Washington: Five Questions With Hogs Haven
It's time to talk to the enemy.
With Washington coming to town, we asked five questions of Hogs Haven.
Blogging The Boys: So we're guessing Colt McCoy will start Monday night. Given that, how do you ...
College Football Open Thread
The pro season is just hitting the halfway point, but the college season is getting close to the end.
There are not a lot of great matchups today, but there are some rather surprising teams high in the rankings, like Mississippi State, Ole...
NFL Week 8 Fan Picks: Picking The Favorites Is For Wimps
365 readers entered our Pick 256 Challenge this week, time to find out what they had to say.
Week 8 Picks, 365 par...
Dallas Cowboys News & Notes: Cowboys’ Health Keeps Improving
Latest Cowboys headlines: More players are returning to practice; Cowboys are now spoilt for choice at linebacker; Teammates think Murray can rush for 2,000 yards.
Dallas Cowboys' health improving - Todd Archer, ESPN Dallas We're heading ...
It's Time To Start Thinking About Your Fantasy Football Lineup
BTB is back with the Week 8 edition of our fantasy football primer.
Kyle Orton - Two weeks ago I made a couple snide comments that Kyle had spent the past few seasons on the bench and that was where you should leave him...
Woody: I've Always "Felt Like Sacks Are Overrated"
If there is one big area that many of us have felt was a matter of concern, it is that the Dallas defense is not recording enough sacks. One Cowboys great believes that our concerns are unfounded.
If you spend any time talking about footba...
Tale Of The Tape: Breaking Down Rolando McClain Vs. Giants
An All-22 tape breakdown of Rolando McClain's game against the New York Giants.
Last week when I asked the BtB community who they would like to see a tape breakdown of, the result was overwhelmingly in favor of Rolando McClain. And it's ea...
How The Cowboys' Season Has Come Together
There is a perception that Dallas has come out of nowhere to claim the best record in the NFL. What has really happened is that several things came together at once.
The sense of disbelief over the 6-1 record of the Dallas Cowboys is palpa...
A Historical Perspective On The Garrett 'Turnaround'
A look at how the transformation of the Dallas Cowboys under Jason Garrett compares to the ones experienced by his predecessors Tom Landry and Jimmy Johnson.
With a 6-1 start to the 2014 NFL season, it appears that Dallas Cowboys head coac...
Redskins @ Cowboys Expert Picks: Big Blowout In Big D?
We take a look at what some of the people getting paid for their opinions are predicting for the Cowboys' second divisional game of the year.
When a 6-1 team hosts a 2-5 team, there really isn't much of a question which team is the favorit...
Dallas Cowboys News And Notes: A Once-Heated Rivalry Returns...For A Week
All the news that a-fittin' for y'all to be a-readin'...Today's headlines: Cowboys fight; practice reports; scouting reports; looks at one of the greatest rivalries in sports.
We begin today's collocation of Cowboys goodness with a last lo...
Jason Hatcher Gives Us A Look At The 'Hatred' From A Washington Perspective
Twelve months ago Jason Hatcher was a leading voice in the home locker room at AT&T Stadium. Now he will return to Dallas in the colors of the hated Washington Redskins. He shares his unique view of the rivalry as seen from the other side.
Is This The Year The Cowboys' Tony Romo Will Finally Remove The Monkey From His Back?
Ever since the Seattle playoff loss under Bill Parcells, Tony Romo has had to deal with the dreaded "can't win the big one" mantra. Is this the year he finally silences his critics?
Troy Aikman once said that the quarterback gets too much ...
Thursday Night Football Open Thread: Chargers @ Broncos
The start of Week 8 in the NFL.
Thursday Night Football looks like a good one on paper as the 5-2 Chargers visit the 5-1 Broncos.
This is an open thread for game chat.
The Weekly BEast Report: Top Two NFC East Teams Separating From Bottom Two
As we approach the half way point of the 2014 season, the NFC East race has turned in to a two team battle.
New York Giants (3-4)
New York Giants - 21
Is Garrett Jerry's Landry? Eight Things We're Thinking About Cowboys Type Things
Is Garrett Jerry's Landry? D-Law might win for losing. Cowboys looking a lot like 1991. Just three of the things we've been thinking about recently.
Random thoughts, musings and wildly hyperbolic postulations from the BTB writers as we pr...
Cowboys Thursday Injury Report: Bruce Carter Returns, Tony Romo Takes Normal Day Off
The latest on the health of the Cowboys going into the Washington game.
The Dallas Cowboys started preparing for their game against Washington a day later than usual this week because the actual game is a day later, Monday night. Jason Ga...
Week 8 NFL Picks: Cowboys Getting Payback For An "Offseason Full Of Ridicule"
The Blogging The Boys writers pick the outcomes of the Week 8 NFL games.
Back in May, 2014, CG Technologies in Las Vegas (formerly known as Cantor Gaming), released point-spreads for the first 16 weeks of the 2014 NFL regular season.
Reassessing 2014 Cowboys Opponents: Adjusting For DeMarco Murray
The Cowboys have been so strong on the ground that their performance may have skewed the stats of the seven teams they've played this year. Which is why we're making up a new stat, the "DeMarco-Murray-Adjusted" run defense ranking.
Dallas Cowboys News and Notes: All Hail Nost-Romo-domus!
All the Cowboys goodness for a Thursday morning. Today's headlines: comparisons to the 90s Cowboys; staying focused on the task at hand; Nost-Romo-domus; good defensive news; Redskins previews
As might be expected due to their dominant off...