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Flashback, Cowboys vs Redskins – 1989

When Jerry Jones hired Jimmy Johnson to coach the Cowboys in 1989 Johnson had a plan. He was going to build the Cowboys his way and bring back the glory days. Although the 1-15 record of 1989

Flashback, Cowboys vs Eagles – 1981

The Cowboys entered this Week 15 match-up against the Eagles looking to capture their 12th NFC East title in the last 16 years. The Eagles had taken the division title from the Cowboys one year earlier and

Flashback, Cowboys vs Colts – 1981

The 1981 Dallas Cowboys were in a habit of not playing their best football against lesser opponents. The Cowboys were 4-0 when they went up against the 1-3 St. Louis Cardinals and lost 20-17. They were 8-2

Flashback, Cowboys vs Saints – 1983

It wasn’t a game that will go down in Cowboys history. Actually, it wasn’t even a game that the Cowboys had any business winning.  What the Texas Stadium crowd got in week 4 of the 1983 season

Flashback, Cowboys vs Lions – 1981

The Cowboys entered the Pontiac Silverdome in Detroit with an 8-2 record and tied with the Philadelphia Eagles for first place in the NFC East. The Lions were 4-6 and five of their six losses had come in

Flashback, Cowboys vs Giants – 1992

Going into the second game of the season against the NY Giants in 1992, the Cowboys had only beaten the Giants once in the previous eight meetings. The Cowboys were looking to go 2-0 for the first time

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

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

No Bark, No Bite, No Fight!!

Let’s remove ourselves from being fans of the Cowboys for a brief moment and really look at where this team is right now. We as fans tend to take things very personally when it comes to the

Defensive Effort Was Offensive!

I promised myself last night that I would not look at anything that had to do with the Cowboys loss last night to the Giants. But the more I thought about it this morning I just had

Flashback, Cowboys vs Giants – 1985

It was a cold Sunday afternoon, late in the 1985 season when the NY Giants came to town. The Cowboys and the Giants had matching 9-5 records. The winner would capture the NFC East Division title. The game

You are what you are!

There has been a lot of back and forth between a lot of people the last few weeks concerning the losses to the Titans and the Vikings. The talk has been about who should be fired, who should be