Cowboys Flashbacks Archive

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

Flashback, Cowboys vs Vikings – 1983

The Cowboys went into the Metrodome in Minnesota with a 4-0 record early in the 1983 season. In the first four games of the season the Cowboys had to come from behind to win, this game against

Flashback, Cowboys vs Titans/Oilers

The 1982 NFL season was unlike any other season before. After the second week of the season all games stopped due to a strike. The strike lasted two months and would end up wiping seven games off the

Flashback, Cowboys vs Cowboys

Normally I would write a Flashback post for the upcoming game, but the series between the Cowboys and Texans really has no history at all. They have met only twice in the regular season and have split

Flashback, Cowboys vs Bears – 1981

It was Thanksgiving Day in 1981 and the only thing the Cowboys seemed to be thankful for was getting past the 3-9 Chicago Bears with a victory. The win put the Cowboys in first place in the

Flashback, Cowboys vs Redskins – 1979

It was December 16, 1979 when the Washington Redskins came to Texas Stadium tied with the Cowboys for first place in the NFC East with 10-5 records. This game would turn out to be one of Roger

“The Catch” Was So Much More!

We all have that one game that stands out to us. It may have been a great game, a strange game, a disappointing loss. Maybe even a little bit of everything. To me that game was the

Flashback: Triple H Metrodome History

Here we are about to play in the divisional round of the 2009 playoffs against the Minnesota Vikings. The Cowboys have played a handful of games against the Vikings since 1961 and hold a 15-12 record over

Flashback: The Wildcard Playoffs at Home

Normally with my Flashback posts I write about a past game against the opponent that the Cowboys are about to play. This week the Cowboys are preparing for their third meeting against the Philadelphia Eagles in the

Flashback: Dallas vs Philadelphia – 1991

So here we are. The last game of the 2009 regular season against the Philadelphia Eagles. The Cowboys have already earned a spot in the playoffs and have a chance to win the NFC East if they

Flashback: Dallas vs Washington – 1985

The 1985 season started on Monday Night Football for the Cowboys for the third time in the last four years. It was the second time in three years that the Cowboys would be opening against division rival

Flashback: Dallas vs New Orleans – 1984

The 1984 season will not go down in Cowboys history as one they want to remember. Actually it’s one of those seasons that should be forgotten. The Cowboys finished 9-7 and missed the playoffs. It was also