Bobby Carpenter Archive

What Will It Take To Get Over the Hurdle?

Let’s list a few names, shall we? Barry Switzer (“We did it!  We did it!  We did it” … no Jimmy Johnson did it Barry!) Chan Gailey Dave Campo (as head coach) Norv Turner (we let him

Analyzing Alex Barron Trade; Keith Brooking Surgery Update

In the past few weeks, there has been a good deal of activity involving the Dallas Cowboys. The first item of business is that Dallas traded inside linebacker Bobby Carpenter to the St. Louis Rams for offensive

FMC’s Offseason Rant: Bobby Carpenter Edition

First thing’s first people, my favorite Cowboy of all time turned 41, Emmitt Smith. He’s one of the greatest. I’m not sure if anyone else goes through this but other people often have something to say about

Bobby Carpenter Officially An Ex-Cowboy

According to ESPN.com, the Dallas Cowboys and St. Louis rams have made it official and the rumored swap of linebacker Bobby Carpenter for offensive tackle Alex Barron is now a done deal. Carpenter was the 18th pick

TRADE IN THE WORKS!!!

Carpenter for Barron deal being hammered out.

Packers Break Cowboys’ Winning Streak, Dallas Loses 17-7

The Cowboys winning streak came to a halt today as the Packers beat the Boys 17-7. It was a strong defensive game on both sides but penalties, injuries and missed opportunities ruined the day. The most painful

Balancing It Out

Yes there was only 1 football on the field at a time, but from the way Dallas looked this week and the way Tony Romo spread the ball around it sure didn’t look like it. Dallas had

Romo Spreads the Love As the Cowboys Win 38-17

Tony Romo and the Cowboys had an excellent outing at home against the Seahawks winning 38-17. The defense and special teams looked outstanding and the offense used all of their weapons. Touchdowns: Sam Hurd, Marion Barber, Roy Williams, Miles

Poll Results: Key Position Battles

At the beginning of Training Camp we asked this question: Which of these key position battles do you think will be the most interesting? The results were a dead heat between Jenkins/Scandrick (38%) and Crayton/Austin (38%).  In

Three Down, One To Go

With preseason coming to an end this weekend, I found myself asking what have we learned from these exhibition games? After all isn’t that what preseason is all about? Of course, Cowboys fans what a win every

Cowboys Extra Points: Starters, Backups and Poison Ivy?

Duke Preston is on his way to Dallas, and pending a physical could be the team’s new backup center behind Andre Gurode as reported by Nick Eatman on the Cowboys’ official site. Preston was released by Green

News and Notes Heading Into Second Preseason Game

So we all could not wait for the first preseason game this past Thursday. It would be the first time watching them play since the embarrassment of the Philadelphia game. We all watched the pregame warm-ups and