The 2020 Cowboys can reach the Super Bowl if they stay out of their own way

The Dak Prescott-Jerry Jones contract impasse dominated the offseason Dallas headlines, but it turned out to be irrelevant. Prescott is back (as expected) and well-compensated (as expected) thanks to the franchise tag. And with Mike McCarthy replacing Jason Garrett as head coach, CeeDee Lamb joining an already-loaded receiving corps, and Everson Griffen adding juice to the pass […]

Best routes for rookie NFL wide receivers: Why CeeDee Lamb’s out, Brandon Aiyuk’s screen are unstoppable

The success of a rookie NFL receiver is predicated on not only his overall skill, but also what in particular he brings to his specific offense. So what will the heralded wide receiver group of the 2020 NFL draft bring? We looked at the 16 wideouts who were drafted in the first three rounds in April, identifying their best, […]

Examining the NFC East: Tight Ends

Our daily series examining the NFC East from a positional perspective with the help of league personnel sources tackles tight end and 12 personnel next, arguably the strongest position in Philadelphia with Zach Ertz and Dallas Goedert giving the Eagles a credible argument for the best tandem in the league. In a weird way, however, […]

5 things Cowboys need to do to reach Super Bowl LV, including a position upgrade that will be vital

The Cowboys are now on the clock along with everybody else to reach the Super Bowl in 2021. To get there, the Cowboys need to make some drastic changes to how they go about their business. We review five key areas for possible success if the Cowboys want to make the Super Bowl next season. […]

Top NFL QB-WR duos: Here’s how Cowboys’ Dak Prescott, Amari Cooper have elevated each other’s games

The NFL is a passing league. You know this. I know this. Just about everyone in the league knows this.  Because it’s a passing league, quarterbacks are the most important players on the field. And just about every quarterback has that one pass-catcher he trusts more than anybody else — the guy he wants to […]

The Cowboys’ trade for Michael Bennett already looks like the steal of the NFL season

The 2019 NFL tradeline was a dud. There were no blockbuster trades on deadline day and the days leading up to it saw only a handful of contributing players switch teams. In my post recapping the trades, I wrote: “The NFL landscape hasn’t changed much over the last few days.” I may have been wrong. […]

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