1. The Three Who Got Fleeced by the Marcin Gortat Signing Fiasco

    I know you think this is an easy answer: Mark Cuban, Donnie Nelson, and Rick Carlisle. You're partially right. Below I'll give you three people/groups who got fleeced in one way or another in the Marcin Gortat Fiasco...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 5 years ago 604 reads 10 comments

  2. Jan. 2, 1994: The Day Emmitt Smith Carried America's Team

    You could say Emmitt Smith carried the Dallas Cowboys, better known as America's Team, many times over the course of his Hall of Fame career. I was born a fan of America's Team, so I never had the moment that made me a fan...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 5 years ago 1,165 reads 0 comments

  3. "11" Reasons the Dallas Cowboys Will Win the NFC East in 2009

    The Dallas Cowboys can and will win the NFC East in 2009. The statisticians and experts can sing the praises of the great moves the Eagles and Giants made during this offseason...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 5 years ago 1,675 reads 17 comments

  4. Michael Vick Is Free. Does Anyone Know Where Jerry Jones Is?

    Has anybody seen Jerry Jones? Somebody call his son Stephen! Call Wade Phillips! Call Jason Garrett! Call Ed Werder! With news of Michael Vick's release, Jerry could be in a potentially self-destructive (and franchise-destructive) mental state right now..

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 5 years ago 459 reads 6 comments

  5. Ten BIG Questions For The Dallas Cowboys' Leonard Davis

    Leonard "Bigg" Davis has always been BIG. In seventh grade, Davis stood 6'3" and weighed 305 pounds. He has a big family, including 21 older siblings...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 5 years ago 676 reads 5 comments

  6. The Cowboys' Most Important Injury in 2008 Was Not Tony Romo!

    This post by ESPN's Matt Mosley got me to thinking. What was the Cowboys' most important injury in 2008? You'll be shocked to find out that it's not Tony Romo...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 5 years ago 651 reads 3 comments

  7. The Dallas Cowboys' New Stadium Will Be Called...

    ...Cowboys Stadium. Many fans had hoped for Tom Landry Stadium, but that would have been a little too late to mend fences with the man who created the legend at Texas Stadium. Still, Landry Field would be a worthy tribute...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 5 years ago 793 reads 0 comments

  8. Five Plays That Helped The Cowboys Miss Super Bowl Expectations in 2008

    Dallas fell short of their Super Bowl expectations in 2008. (Many teams have aspirations, but few teams face expectations.) After finishing second in scoring offense in 2007, the Dallas Cowboys fell back to 18th last season...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 5 years ago 206 reads 0 comments

  9. One-Trick Tony: Dallas Cowboys' 2009 Preview

    9-7 Three of the last four years, the Dallas Cowboys have finished with a 9-7 record. While 9-7 can help fans forget the 5-11 three-peat from 2000-2002, the Stadium in Arlington Yet to be Named will suffer the same fate as the now-deceased Texas Stadium.

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 5 years ago 969 reads 4 comments

  10. The Dallas Mavericks Can't Fix Their Biggest Problem

    Between the end of Game Two versus the San Antonio Spurs and Game Three in Dallas, the Mavericks will work on many problems; defensive rotations, protecting the rim, attacking the Spurs' interior defense, and freeing Dirk Nowitzki and Jason Terry...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 5 years ago 297 reads 8 comments

  11. Why the Dallas Cowboys Should Release Greg Ellis

    The Dallas Cowboys should release Greg Ellis. Tonight. Tomorrow. Soon. Greg Ellis has played eleven very good seasons in Dallas and has displayed nothing but class...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about almost 6 years ago 901 reads 8 comments

  12. Here's the Real Reason the Dallas Cowboys Cut Terrell Owens

    Clowns don't sell tickets, seat licenses, or advertising. Clowns sell hamburgers and balloons. The clown on the right of this picture does his job well. The clown in the middle apparently does not...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about almost 6 years ago 429 reads 5 comments

  13. NBA Coaches: Getting Fired Is The New Lottery

    What do you think Terry Porter is doing right now? Fishing? Reading the paper? Taking a nap? Vacationing in Europe? Porter could be doing any of these things because he is a lottery-winner...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about almost 6 years ago 290 reads 0 comments

  14. Dallas Cowboy Fans: Tied Down with a Wood Block Between Their Feet

    In 1990, Kathy Bates tied James Caan to a bed, put a wood block between his feet, and broke his ankles with a sledgehammer in the movie, Misery...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about almost 6 years ago 653 reads 6 comments

  15. Rick Carlisle Lets Jason Kidd Loose!

    Jason Kidd sure knows how to call an offensive game, and to prove it, the Dallas Mavericks are 3-0 since Rick Carlisle handed over play-calling duties to Kidd last week...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about almost 6 years ago 369 reads 0 comments

  16. Dallas Mavericks: The "Where The Heck Would The Mavs Be Without..." Awards

    Disclaimer: As a coach, I have always hated the postseason awards process, especially terms like "MVP." With the Internet having been a huge source of sports stories for over 10 years ...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about almost 6 years ago 157 reads 2 comments

  17. The Un-Jersey Rankings: What Is an Athlete Worth?

    First of all, I don't really know who's more valuable to the DFW Metroplex. I know you can debate value including stats, position, team, popularity, and marketing...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about almost 6 years ago 154 reads 0 comments

  18. Dallas Cowboys Vs. Philadelphia Eagles: A Dallas Fan's Excruciating Live Blog

    Alright, this is either the end of a season or the beginning of being a "dangerous" team in the playoffs. I'm going to try to keep this up to date and edit it often. All Times Central Standard Time PM 3:15 I'm sick...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about 6 years ago 448 reads 9 comments

  19. The Dallas Cowboys Are 6-4, and They Will Make The Playoffs!

    No I'm not channeling my inner Jerry Jones or Dionne Warwick. I'm basing my opinion on 38 years of history since the Cowboys first started with a 6-4 record...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about 6 years ago 628 reads 10 comments

  20. Change NFL Overtime? Yes We Can!

    "The kick is up from Feely...and it's good! Jets win!" Only Gus Johnson could make that truly exciting. Why should a game with such a great finish in regulation have to end it's overtime period ...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about 6 years ago 626 reads 11 comments

  21. What's Driving Me Crazy About Sportswriting?

    What's driving me crazy about sportswriting? Everyone. I just read an article by Randy Galloway, my favorite local columnist in Dallas/Fort Worth, in which he complained about the Texas Rangers not making any moves at the trade deadline...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 6 years ago 279 reads 5 comments

  22. Gun to My Head Blog: Ron Artest or Josh Howard?

    Huh? Why do I even need a gun to my head to make this decision? Let's look at the facts: Next year's salary numbers: Artest $7.4 million, Howard $9.945 million. Who doesn't want to shave $2...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 6 years ago 442 reads 0 comments

  23. MLB:Rangers Win Walk-Off Against Angels

    Tonight Josh Hamilton made me a believer. Hamilton made K-Rod and the California/Anaheim/Los Angeles Angels believers. Most importantly, Josh Hamilton made the Texas Rangers believers...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 6 years ago 465 reads 5 comments

  24. Gun to My Head Blog: Best Current Texas Ranger

    With a gun to your head, who would you say is the best current Texas Ranger? Here are the options: Ian Kinsler-Leading the league in hits (121), batting average (.332), and runs (79)...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 6 years ago 259 reads 4 comments

  25. Gun to My Head Blog: Best "Character" Cowboy

    With a gun to your head, which current Dallas Cowboy would you say is the best "character" guy? Here are the guys I would think about at gunpoint: Jason Witten—family man, ...

    Andy Simpson Written by Andy Simpson about over 6 years ago 391 reads 1 comments