10:55 AM EST, Mon January 18, 2021
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Why the rarely targeted Patrick Surtain II should be the Cowboys top target in the 2021 NFL Draft

Why the rarely targeted Patrick Surtain II should be the Cowboys top target in the 2021 NFL Draft

Photo by David Rosenblum/Icon Sportswire via There is so much to love about Alabama’s star corner for the Cowboys in the draft. The Dallas Cowboys did not have the season fans were hoping for as too many things went wrong for them. But out of the ashes rises the first perk of not winning football games, and that comes in the form of the no. 10 overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. That perk may not be so perky when you consider most of the top college players this year happen to play on the offensive side of the ball. Early in this draft, we should expect to see those...
Blogging The Boys 5 hours ago
Cowboys news: Potential additions to the Cowboys defensive coaching staff

Cowboys news: Potential additions to the Cowboys defensive coaching staff

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Your Cowboys news. delivered. Report: Potential defensive assistants, Smith and Durde, interviewed by Dallas - Asa Henry, CowboysWire Who will be the names to round out Mike McCarthy’s coaching troupe? The Dallas Cowboys hired Dan Quinn to be their defensive coordinator, and Joe Whitt Jr. as a defensive backs coach earlier this week, but it appears the club isn’t done adding coaching help on the defensive side of the ball. Dallas interviewed two people for roles in 2021. Ed Werder announced that Giff Smith was in contact with the...
Blogging The Boys 23 hours ago
Fans shouldn’t get their hopes up for a normal NFL offseason

Fans shouldn’t get their hopes up for a normal NFL offseason

The Underwear Olympics are pretty much dead for this year. | Photo by Joe Robbins/ The NFL Combine has already fallen victim to the continuing COVID pandemic. One widely-accepted reason for the cratering of the 2020 Dallas Cowboys was that they had nothing resembling a normal offseason to work with due to the COVID-19 restrictions put in place by the NFL. Getting back to normal is seen as a major component in setting things right this year. However, that has already taken a severe blow with word that the NFL Combine is not going to happen, at least in a way we would...
Blogging The Boys Jan 17, 2021
Cowboys player profile: Hunter Niswander already has the highest career average in Cowboys history

Cowboys player profile: Hunter Niswander already has the highest career average in Cowboys history

Photo by Tom Pennington/ The Cowboys reserve punter has the inside track to the starting job next season. It might not seem like it, but a few years ago punter Chris Jones was revered as a prize commodity for this football team. So much so that the Dallas Cowboys signed him to a four-year, $8.7 million contract extension in 2017. And this re-upping in Jones wasn’t because of his puntishing tackling skills. Nor was because of the speedy skedaddling he did during the few times his number was called to take off running on a fake punt. Believe it or not, the veteran...
Blogging The Boys Jan 17, 2021
Cowboys news: Dak Prescott making great progress with ankle rehab

Cowboys news: Dak Prescott making great progress with ankle rehab

Here is your Sunday edition of Cowboys news. Cowboys QB Dak Prescott making great progress with ankle rehab - Adam Maya, NFL Not only is the ankle coming along well, but Dak’s utilizing all the tools at his disposal to keep himself in football shape. The star quarterback has been attacking rehab to ensure that future is bright. And he’s making great progress. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Prescott is walking, working on an anti-gravity treadmill and in a HydroWorx pool, which takes pressure off his ankle but allows him to get in shape. “Based on the work...