The New Orleans Saints dominated the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday Night Football in Week 10 both offensively and defensively and won the game bit, 49-17. Here is a look at the Cowboys’ team grades.
As they head into an eagerly anticipated matchup on Sunday night, the Saints (6-2) and Cowboys (5-4) have little margin for error if they want to maintain tenuous perches atop their divisions.
Dallas defensive tackle Jason Hatcher has a pretty good idea what Rob Ryan is telling his players in New Orleans while getting ready to face the Cowboys less than a year after they fired him.
At the end of the 2012 NFL season, the Dallas Cowboys fired defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. This week, Ryan brings a defense he improved from the worst in the NFL into one of the best to a big game with the team who gave up on him.
Rob Ryan figures that his firing in Dallas will help him relate to a Saints defense humbled by a historically bad season. Both, he said, got their feelings hurt.
During the NFL Combine, Jones spoke about the decision to part ways with Ryan, who had the job for two seasons.
With the Super Bowl behind us, and free agency around the corner, it’s time to take a look at the key questions facing every NFL team this offseason.
Ballsy – if not real brainy – of the Mavs to commit to not shaving until they reach .500. But at 21-28, I fear Dirk Nowitzki might look more ZZ Top than NBA by April.
Rob Ryan – who bragged, “I’ll be out of work for like five minutes” after being fired Jan. 8 as the Cowboys’ defensive coordinator – won’t be joining the Rams as defensive coordinator.
From inside Cowboys headquarters, a position-by-position look at head coach Jason Garrett’s staff, featuring names as they appear now and might appear at the week’s end.
To be clear, Kiffin resigned from USC after this season to return to the NFL. But what a horrible send-off. The Trojans finished 40th in scoring defense and surrendered 730 yards to Oregon.
Just two days after the firing of Rob Ryan – and two days after having a “short list’’ with multiple names on it — the Cowboys have narrowed their search with a focus on the 73-year-old Kiffin