The Dallas Cowboys are like the New York Yankees of football. “Everybody” hates them, their owner is a jerk and their players are a bunch of overpaid prima donnas.
Simply put, the Cowboys are one of the most hated franchises in the NFL. In fact, SI.com had an entire article dedicated to the 25 most hated teams of all time, and the 1992 Dallas Cowboys made the list at No. 3.
Yet, while it's cool to hate on the Cowboys and everything the team stands for, there are a few, ahem, false impressions about the ’Boys floating around.
Some grew from urban myth, and some are just plain wrong. Well, I’m here to help clear all of this up.
Here are the five biggest misconceptions about the ‘Boys in team history.