Category Archive: NFL

Sep 25

BTB: Seven Things We’re Thinking About The Cowboys Play In The Trenches

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After spending a good deal of time the last two weeks watching the Dallas Cowboys line play. on both sides of the ball, here are a number of observations that, on their own, are not worthy of a column. After a while, they sort of pile up, though, so here they are, shared with the …

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Sep 14

First Week Injuries Show the NFL Doesn’t Really Care about Player Safety

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For the past few seasons, the NFL says it has been trying to make the game safer. While the league has done a few things to increase the safety of its players and spent a lot of money on public relations, it might all been all for naught because the first week of the 2016 …

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Sep 08

Cowboys vs. Giants: Previewing New York’s Defensive and Special Teams Personnel

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A look at the strengths and weaknesses of the Cowboys Week 1 opponent on defense and special teams. The Dallas Cowboys and the the New York Giants will battle it out in Week 1 of the 2016 schedule. Since both teams reside in the NFC East, this is an early clash of rivals looking to …

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Sep 05

NFL Week 1: Who Wins? Vikings vs Titans

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The Titans’ first opponent of the season will have a new look on opening day. The Minnesota Vikings on Saturday acquired quarterback Sam Bradford from Philadelphia, reportedly for a 2017 first-round pick and a conditional 2018 fourth-round pick. That move comes just days after the Vikings lost starting quarterback Teddy Bridgewater for the season due …

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Sep 04

The Landry Hat: Cowboys to sign Mark Sanchez; Dak Prescott must never get hurt

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In an effort to provide veteran depth behind rookie quarterback Dak Prescott, the Dallas Cowboys are expected to sign former first round pick Mark Sanchez after his release from the Denver Broncos. The Dallas Cowboys are heading into the unknown when they kick off their regular season in just over a week. America’s Team will …

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Aug 30

Colin Kaepernick Unpatriotic Gesture Draws Mixed Reactions from Steelers LT Alejandro Villanueva

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Even after ditching a career as an army ranger to join the NFL, Alejandro Villanueva, the Pittsburgh Steelers left tackle, shares almost similar frustrations as Colin Kaepernick when it comes to racial discrimination. According to Villanueva, the American armed forces sacrifice their all to keep the country safe and degrading their national anthem abuses their …

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Aug 27

The Landry Hat: For the newest Dallas Cowboys, Competition is Key

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For the Dallas Cowboys, competition always led to success. It caused stressful moments in the past but resulted in amazing results. It’s a funny thing. In 1989, when Dallas Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman took his first snap at during the team’s OTA’s he had the eyes of another rookie over his shoulder, watching his every …

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Aug 21

Does Jerry Jones Belong in the NFL HOF?

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The name Jerry Jones itself sometimes sparks controversy. Even amongst Cowboys fans themselves. There are two sides. One side believes a group of Hall voters have joined with league management in putting money front and center. Jones knows how to make it, no question, but he runs a team that has not even played for …

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Aug 17

Jeff Fisher Not Perturbed by Jared Goff’s Poor Debut for Rams

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Jared Goff has made it known that he intends to challenge to become the starter by the time the Rams open the season against the San Francisco 49ers. It won’t come as a surprise to NFL betting predictions enthusiasts when the Rams rookie quarterback receives an upgrade this week (against the Kansas City Chiefs). Jared …

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Aug 12

Roberto Aguayo admits to having “butterflies” on missed extra-point attempt

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Normally a kicker missing a kick in a preseason game wouldn’t register much interest. However, when that kicker was a second-round draft pick he’s bound to be more scrutinized that normal. Tampa Bay Buccaneers kicker Roberto Aguayo missed his first career extra-point attempt in Thursday night’s preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles. His kick clanged …

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