1. Rangers-Giants: A World Class World Series Debate

    Whereas the Texas Rangers are set to go where no Texas Rangers team has gone before; whereas legendary Rangers' minority owner and president Nolan Ryan is a bona fide baseball ...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 3 years ago 196 reads 0 comments

  2. Dallas Cowboys on the Yellow Brick Road To Nowhere

    We're not in Kansas anymore, Toto. We're not in the NFC East race anymore, either. We're also not in the playoff picture. We're not even relevant...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 3 years ago 122 reads 0 comments

  3. Dallas Cowboys on the Yellow Brick Road To Nowhere

    We're not in Kansas anymore, Toto. We're not in the NFC East race anymore, either. We're also not in the playoff picture. We're not even relevant...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 3 years ago 107 reads 0 comments

  4. Dallas Cowboys: Even at 1-4, the Boys May Still Win the NFC East

    No, there is not a crack pipe in my hand. No, I am not delusional, deranged, or mentally deficient, despite any testimony to the contrary by anyone who knows me well...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 3 years ago 14 reads 0 comments

  5. The Dallas Cowboys Can Still Win the NFC East, Even at 1-4

    No. This is not a crack pipe in my hand. No. I am not delusional, deranged or mentally deficient, despite any testimony to the contrary by anyone who knows me well...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 3 years ago 1,120 reads 10 comments

  6. Jerry Jones Should Thank Nolan Ryan, Ron Washington and Company

    Did you think when Jerry Jones built his shiny silver football palace down the street from the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington that his ball club would become the "other" team in town? Me neither...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 3 years ago 790 reads 4 comments

  7. Jerry Jones Gives Dallas Cowboys Fans Worst Possible News

    What is the worst news you could get right now as a fan of the Dallas Cowboys ? Would it be a season-ending injury to Tony Romo or DeMarcus Ware? Or maybe that Miles Austin ...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 3 years ago 1,939 reads 4 comments

  8. The Texas Rangers and Me: It's About Time It Was Time This Time

    The Texas Rangers are—can you believe it?—but one win away from their first-ever trip to the World Series. They are one win away from sitting down the Mighty Yankees, the Bronx Bombers, Baseball’s Bullies...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 3 years ago 334 reads 0 comments

  9. The 2010 Dallas Cowboys and Their Losing Ways: Who Can Figure?

    Imagine Albert Einstein failing a remedial math course. Or Michelangelo unable to stay inside the lines on a paint-by-number picture. Or Roy Rogers constantly being thrown by Trigger...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 3 years ago 708 reads 8 comments

  10. Dallas Cowboys Will Beat the Minnesota Vikings, Thanks to Brett Favre

    Here is a last-minute football prediction for you: In the game dubbed by many as the Panic Bowl between the 1-3 Dallas Cowboys and the 1-3 Minnesota Vikings , the Cowboys will beat the odds, the crowd and the Vikes...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 3 years ago 1,269 reads 11 comments

  11. Bucking History: How the 2010 Texas Rangers Managed To End a 40-Year Drought

    It isn't like they are baseball neophytes. They aren't a bunch of nobodies with no history. The baseball world at large may look at the Texas Rangers as a glorified Triple A team, never a threat, no great players, sub-par management...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about almost 4 years ago 631 reads 3 comments

  12. Dallas Cowboys: Owner Jerry Jones Remains Committed to His Losing Formula

    The following is a follow-up to my previous offering: "Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Should Name Himself Head Coach...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about almost 4 years ago 922 reads 0 comments

  13. Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Should Name Himself Head Coach

    The recent bye week for the Dallas Cowboys ought to have been the bye-bye week for coach Wade Phillips ...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about almost 4 years ago 1,984 reads 10 comments

  14. The Dallas Cowboys' Wade Phillips: A Prime Example of the Peter Principle

    If you have read this column before, then you may be vaguely aware that this writer has had coach Wade Phillips squarely in his sights almost since the coach rolled into Valley Ranch ...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about almost 4 years ago 1,154 reads 16 comments

  15. Dallas Cowboys Lose to Washington Redskins, But Why???

    Despite all my best efforts to prevent it, my knee keeps jerking. When a writer is a fan first, he has the liberty to throw the mythical notion of objectivity out the window and just say what he thinks or feels...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about almost 4 years ago 2,541 reads 8 comments

  16. Smack-Talking, Dan Hampton, The Dallas Cowboys, Brokeback Mountain, and Katrina

    According to the ranting Chicago Bears defensive lineman-turned-talking head Dan Hampton, the Dallas Cowboys "think they are Clint Eastwood, but are more the Brokeback variety, if you know what I mean...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about almost 4 years ago 2,063 reads 9 comments

  17. Dallas Cowboys Trade of Patrick Crayton to Chargers A Good Deal

    The Patrick Crayton trade was a good deal for all involved. It was a good deal for Crayton because as a 30-year-old receiver with middle-of-the-road skills, the market for his services was not great...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about almost 4 years ago 2,610 reads 10 comments

  18. Like Father, Like Son: Dallas Cowboys Top Dad/Son Duos

    The most notable—and easily the most remarkable—father/son tandem in NFL history is the Manning Trio. Father Archie, though he labored on a losing team his entire career, was widely recognized as a highly-talented quarterback...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about 4 years ago 1,191 reads 0 comments

  19. Is Jerry Jones Pinching Pennies With Dallas Cowboys On-Field Product?

    If the Houston Astrodome was the eighth wonder of the world in its day, then the new Cowboys Stadium has to be the marvel of the modern era...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about 4 years ago 3,420 reads 57 comments

  20. 2010 NFL Schedule: How Will the NFC East Fare?

    So, the NFL schedule is out and the mad rush to predict the future is on. I personally think these April predictions border on the absurd. So much will change between now and the first week of the regular season...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about 4 years ago 839 reads 13 comments

  21. Dallas Cowboys 2010 NFL Mock Draft: What Others Are Saying

    I love the NFL Draft. In fact, I love almost all things NFL. One thing I don't get too caught up in, however, is the mad rush to put together a mock draft. It is akin to predicting Texas weather...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about 4 years ago 6,174 reads 11 comments

  22. Philadelphia Eagles Fans and Dallas Cowboys Fans Are More Alike Than You Think

    What do Philadelphia Eagles fans and Dallas Cowboys fans have in common? More than you might think. I just came home to Dallas from a two-month stint in Philadelphia. No, I wasn't sent there as punishment for my sins...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about 4 years ago 955 reads 20 comments

  23. Jerry Jones, Sloppy Drunk: Lots of Cash, Not a Lick of Class

    Jerry Jones rumbled into Dallas, Texas like a drunken Brahma bull stumbling into a Helzberg Diamonds store. What he didn't destroy, he crapped all over...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about 4 years ago 1,113 reads 26 comments

  24. Emmitt Smith: NFL Hall of Fame No-Brainer in More Ways Than One

    Emmitt Smith was a no-brainer for the 2010 NFL Hall of Fame selection committee. One wonders whether his presenter had to do any more than stand and say, "Emmitt Smith: I rest my case." Despite his Hall of Fame credentials, Smith is still a lightning rod

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 4 years ago 1,272 reads 6 comments

  25. Top 10 Text Messages Sent From Super Bowl XLIV

    It took the New Orleans Saints organization 21 years just to post their first winning season. It was 33 years before they won a playoff game. Consequently, Super Bowl XLIV is the ultimate rags–to–riches tale in NFL lore...

    Gene Strother Written by Gene Strother about over 4 years ago 517 reads 2 comments