Texas Stadium Archive

Legends of the Star: Mr. Cowboy, Bob Lilly

Many great players have worn the Dallas Cowboys uniform with pride and distinction during the teams glorious 50 year history. None however, can lay claim to the ultimate team nickname, “Mr. Cowboy” save one, the great Bob Lilly. Though

A Dream Came True

My daughter and I made a memory we will never forget!

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October 27th, 2002 – I had seen Emmitt and the Cowboys just a week earlier in Arizona.  When I purchased the tickets, I knew I would have a chance to see the all-time rushing record broken.  I

They “Talk At Night”

In just over a month, “The Triplets” will be reunited in Canton, OH. John Madden is convinced that the busts “talk at night.”  What will this trio talk about?  This fan can imagine plenty of teasing and

Gone In Less Than 30 Seconds (UPDATED)

For those who may have missed the end of Texas Stadium this morning. It was an incredible site to see as I actually felt my eyes start to water as it came down. After 39 years it

Goodbye To An Old Friend

Next Sunday morning, April 11th our very own Texas Stadium will be imploded. The Cowboys played in Texas Stadium from 1971 to 2008. It opened on October 24, 1971 which was the sixth game of the season

Legendary Landry Statue Ready To Guard the Gate

The famous bronze Tom Landry statue has finally come out of storage and been placed in it’s new home at Cowboys Stadium just in time before the home opener. Standing 9-feet tall, the statue stood outside of Texas Stadium for

No Ring of Honor Ceremony For New Stadium

According to a report by Tim MacMahon of the Dallas Morning News, there will be no new inductee into the Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor in the upcoming season. Some fans have openly wondered whether some of

Cowboys To Forgo Corporate Naming Rights…..For Now.

The Dallas Cowboys have decided on a name for the team’s new stadium, but that’s being kept secret for now. According to dallasnews.com, the Cowboys will not have a corporate naming rights sponsor in time for the

A Visit To Our New Home

Hey Cowboy Fans! I had an opportunity to visit the new home of our Dallas Cowboys yesterday. We got up close, personal and INSIDE the current forbidden grounds! Yes! We went in and took a mini tour!

How Soon Before We Have A Name?

The idea of writing a blog with wild predictions and suggestions about the upcoming draft was shot down, by yours truly,  when I realized I could not have been more wrong about, well, pretty much everything so

Texas Stadium Turf Plaque

Hey Cowboy nation! I received an email from Steiner Sports today who is selling Texas Stadium turf plaques. I know everyone could not get to the Fan Fest to get a piece of history. I was lucky enough to