Yearly Archive:: 2010

A Day I Will Never Forget

Well, to point out the obvious, our season did not go the way we hoped it would to this point. A very disappointing first half of the season for our Dallas Cowboys. There is not a lot

Happy Veterans Day To All Our True Heroes

On behalf of everyone at Lone Star Struck we would like to take some time to remember and honor all of our brave servicemen and women that have served and continue to serve our great country. Each Veteran’s day

LSS Extra Points: Run Don’t Walk

Cowboys Practice Notes The injury plague strikes again! Marcus Spears (defensive end) and Akwasi Owusu-Ansah (safety) have both been placed on injured reserve (IR). The Cowboys replaced them with two defensive linemen; Jeremy Clark and Jimmy Saddler-McQueen. For the first

Live Blogging Press Conference: Wade Phillips Fired, Garrett Named Interim Head Coach

The following is a live blog of the 4:00 PM press conference in which the Cowboys will officially announce that head coach has been fired. Offensive coordinator, Jason Garrett will replace Phillips as the interim head coach.

Wade Phillips Out, Jason Garrett In

Breaking news out of Dallas reports that Wade Phillips has indeed been fired as expected. The official word will probably come today at the 4:00 press conference. CBSDFW reports: IRVING (CBSDFW.COM) – CBS 11 Sports has confirmed

Last Chance To Win! America’s Team: The Official History of the Dallas Cowboys

Hey Cowboys fans, we have some exciting news about a fantastic new giveaway here at Lone Star Struck. The publishers of the new book entitled: America’s Team: the Official History of the Dallas Cowboys, have authorized us

It’s Nov. 7th, Do You Know Where Your Football Team Is?

I just want to get one thing straight, I am not blind to the fact that our Dallas Cowboys are the worst team in the NFC. However, that blatant fact is not going to stop me from

Flashback, Cowboys vs Packers – 1982

Although the Cowboys are in the middle of a very disappointing season I thought it would be a good idea to continue my Flashback posts. It’s always nice to dive into a classic game that involved some all-time

Does Phillips Decrease Morale By Punishing Some And Rewarding Others?

Last week, Cowboys beat writer Todd Archer of the Dallas Morning News, answered questions for fans in a live chat. The following responses by Archer proved to be very insightful and worth a look. Possible coaching candidates: Gruden would come

Who will be the Cowboys 8th head coach?

As the Cowboys approach mid-season of this disappointing 2010 season, the questions have been asked, “Who will be the next coach of the Cowboys?”, “Will Wade Phillips remain as head coach for another season?” There are many different opinions from so many different

We Live and We Learn

As you get older you start to understand the world a bit better. You learn that everything isn’t what it seems and money doesn’t grow on trees, you know, the average “it sucks to be a grownup”

Dumbfounded, Dismayed And Depressed

When you go into an interview for a job, the employer usually asks you, can you describe yourself in 2 or 3 words. Lets just say its a VERY good thing I do not have a job