7:01 PM EDT, Sun July 21, 2019
Blogging The Boys 2 hours ago
The Cowboys’ unique coaching pipeline

The Cowboys’ unique coaching pipeline

Heck, they even wore the same number. | Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports What’s the best route to a coaching gig in Dallas? Being a former player. Most of us are realistic enough to know that we never had a chance of being an NFL football player. But a lot of us think we may have some Mike Leach in us, and could be a coach. After all, we spend most games shouting the plays that should have been called at our TVs. And of course, if you are reading this, your dream job would no doubt be on the staff of the Dallas Cowboys. Well, I hate to be the one to burst your bubble, but it turns out...
Blogging The Boys 5 hours ago
Dallas Cowboys stock report: Four players you might want to buy low before training camp starts

Dallas Cowboys stock report: Four players you might want to buy low before training camp starts

Photo by Steven Ryan/ Keep an eye on these Cowboys players once the pads come on. Training camp is right around the corner, and before you know it - this place is going to be buzzing with new fan favorites. That’s just how things work this time of the season as the hype builds for certain players with each new practice. In some cases it’s a new guy that starts to get attention, like Antwaun Woods did last year. Or maybe it’s a young player who is finally turning a corner, like Byron Jones last season. Regardless of the circumstances, the stock will start climbing for some players...
SportsDay 6 hours ago
Oddsmakers list Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott in top 20 players most likely to win MVP, Dak Prescott isn't far behind

Oddsmakers list Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott in top 20 players most likely to win MVP, Dak Prescott isn't far behind

As the Cowboys still have to make a decision about Ezekiel Elliott's future, there's no doubt that he's their most impactful offensive player of the present. It appears oddsmakers agree. BetOnline.AG recently listed which NFL players have the best odds of winning the MVP award and the first Cowboy on the list was none other than Elliott, tying for the 18th-highest odds. Not far behind Elliott was Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott. Here are some of the players listed in BetOnline.AG's odds to win the NFL MVP award as of July 18:Patrick Mahomes 6/1 Aaron Rodgers 9/1 Andrew Luck 9/1 ...
Blogging The Boys 7 hours ago
Dak Prescott on what an elite runner means to an offense: “It allows the game to open up”

Dak Prescott on what an elite runner means to an offense: “It allows the game to open up”

Photo by Harry How/ Dak Prescott opines on how important the run game is. There are few things that internet sports fans love to discuss as much as they do the value of running backs in today’s NFL. General consensus seems to be that runners, even elite ones, are not worth legitimate paydays. The market for the position is seemingly in a crisis that no other football players are really experiencing, The Ringer’s Kevin Clark recently wrote about what the future here could look like This is obviously of massive interest to the Dallas Cowboys because they employ perhaps the league’s...
SportsDay 9 hours ago
Cowboys' Jason Garrett lands in bottom half of NFL.com's 2019 head coach power rankings

Cowboys' Jason Garrett lands in bottom half of NFL.com's 2019 head coach power rankings

If you can't say something nice, don't say nothin' at all.Right?Well, maybe that adage has gone out of style.NFL.com just released its annual power rankings of head coaches in the league, and Cowboys HC Jason Garrett ranked No. 17.For a head coach in Dallas, a number that low certainly isn't kind.But to be fair, analyst Elliot Harrison wasn't too harsh about Garrett. He was just more realistic about Garrett's playoff win total than Jerry Jones would have liked, probably."This spot will be too high for the Cowboys fans who don't believe in Garrett."He's not wrong."It might be hard for them to...