The Cowboys haven’t had a winning season in two years, losing 19 of their last 33 starts, and that must change. This is their chance. Again.
NFL owners ratified the agreement between the league and players’ union that takes away $36 million in salary cap space from the Redskins and $10 million from the Cowboys.
Dallas started 7-4 last season before dropping four of five – including a pair to the Giants – to miss the postseason for the second year in a row. Tony Romo haters rejoiced.
The New York Giants dominated the Atlanta Falcons last week to earn them a shot at the Green Bay Packers with the right to move on the NFC Championship on the line.
Eli Manning threw three touchdown passes, and the Giants claimed the final spot in the NFL playoffs, beating the Cowboys 31-14 on Sunday night.
Who will win the NFC East? It will be a showdown and both teams will give it their all. It should be another fun and exciting week.
After missing the past month, Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora is optimistic about his status for Sunday night’s critical game against Dallas. He’s also uncertain about it.
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo came out of the locker room Thursday again wearing a protective wrap on his swollen right hand.
Dallas was in desperate need of a victory when Jason Garrett made his successful head coaching debut with a win on the road against the New York Giants midway through last season. The Cowboys are back in a similar situation, and there is even more on the line as Garrett has come full circle.
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo was on the practice field and throwing on Wednesday, wearing no protection on his bruised right hand.
The Dallas Cowboys placed guard Montrae Holland on injured reserve Monday, a move that could hurt their chances of making the playoffs.
A showdown for the NFC East title will take place in prime time during the final week of the regular season when the Cowboys play against the Giants.