9:54 PM EDT, Tue June 18, 2019
SportsDay 2 hours ago
Should Jason Garrett give up some of his control over the Dallas Cowboys' offense?

Should Jason Garrett give up some of his control over the Dallas Cowboys' offense?

Kristi Scales, the sideline reporter for the Dallas Cowboys radio network, answered questions about the team in a live chat recently. Here are some highlights:Should Dallas consider giving Kellen Moore complete authority of the offense?Scales: Jason Garrett is entering the final season of his contract as head coach of the Cowboys. But even if he weren't, he still would not cede total control of 'his' offense to any other coach, including an up-and-comer at offensive coordinator like Moore. Garrett likes to use the word "collaborative" when it comes to his staff as well as the way he interacts...
SportsDay 2 hours ago
Flashback: Who is the real Amari Cooper? The Cowboys receiver opens up about his largely private backstory

Flashback: Who is the real Amari Cooper? The Cowboys receiver opens up about his largely private backstory

Editor's note: This article was originally published on Jan. 3.FRISCO -- Amari Cooper hit up a local suit store recently to shop for game day. Cowboys players are required to dress up, and their arrival at the stadium is treated like a virtual fashion show on social media.The salesperson kept bringing him pairs of shoes to go with the looks. "No," Cooper kept saying, "no." His childhood friend who was visiting spied one pair and started laughing, Cooper recounted.They looked like Cooper's old "church shoes."Growing up in the west Coconut Grove neighborhood of Miami, Cooper was the youngest of...
Blogging The Boys 4 hours ago
NFL.com ranked running backs across the league and left Ezekiel Elliott out of the top three

NFL.com ranked running backs across the league and left Ezekiel Elliott out of the top three

The Cowboys getting disrespected. Ezekiel Elliott is perhaps the best running back in football. This is a common assumption. Zeke has been in the NFL for three seasons now and has two rushing titles decorating his mantle. He may very well have a third if not for his much-debated suspension in 2017, but still, two out of three is very good. In fact, it’s elite. To many, Elliott is the gold standard at the running back position. He excels in every way that a running back should, his lone weak spot is contributions via the passing game, and that’s more Scott Linehan’s fault than anything...
Blogging The Boys 6 hours ago
State of the Cowboys roster: How much better do you feel about the cornerbacks?

State of the Cowboys roster: How much better do you feel about the cornerbacks?

How strong is the Cowboys depth chart at cornerback? [In this series, we’ll take a look at the additions and subtractions at every position on the Dallas Cowboys roster. We’ll compare where the Cowboys were to where they currently sit and ask the ultimate question - did the Cowboys improve or not? In other words, do you feel better about the state of the roster going into the 2019 season?] CORNERBACKS 2018 Season: 2019 Season: Byron Jones (Pro Bowl) Byron Jones Chidobe Awuzie Chidobe Awuzie Anthony Brown Anthony Brown Jourdan Lewis Jourdan Lewis C.J. Goodwin C.J....
Blogging The Boys 8 hours ago
Post OTAs Cowboys position review: The running backs

Post OTAs Cowboys position review: The running backs

For a change, it may not just be all about Ezekiel Elliott. With the wait for training camp under way, we’re taking a look at all the position groups for the Dallas Cowboys, with the focus on whether the team was successful in improving each during the offseason. You can find the link for the first one at the end of this article if you want to see what was said about the quarterbacks. This installment looks at the guys who normally line up nearest the QB, the running backs (including the fullback position). For the past three years, the story of the running back position has mostly been...