1. Dallas Cowboys Quarter-Season Grades: Tyron Smith the Best Offensive Lineman

    The bye week comes at an inconvenient time for a Cowboys team that, although a bit banged up, would love to get the bad taste of a 24-point collapse out of their mouths...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 1,210 reads 3 comments

  2. Will Dallas Cowboys Make the Playoffs in 2011 Season? Statistical View

    First, let me start by addressing by the fact that I have not, uh, addressed the Cowboys- Lions game. Over the last couple years, I have not hidden the fact that I am not a “media” ...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 3,742 reads 7 comments

  3. Dallas Cowboys vs. Detroit Lions Week 4: DOs and DON'Ts for Dallas

    This week’s contest against the Detroit Lions is one marked by poor matchups for Dallas. The Cowboys really don’t have anyone who can stop Calvin Johnson, so they will need ...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 1,001 reads 9 comments

  4. Dallas Cowboys vs. Redskins Week 3 Review: Is Tony Romo Captain Comeback?

    There are two ways to look at the Cowboys’ 18-16 win over the Washington Redskins on Monday night—as a sloppy offensive performance marred by a lack of concentration ...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 401 reads 0 comments

  5. Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins Week 3: Objectives for Dallas

    The Cowboys face the Redskins on Monday night in their home opener, and there are a lot of intriguing matchups and things to watch for this one. For Dallas, the biggest uncertainty is the injury situation...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 3,340 reads 9 comments

  6. Dallas Cowboys' Game Strategy: Should the Offense Run the Ball More Frequently?

    I don’t think David Buehler is being asked to purposely avoid touchbacks. On the two “shanks” from Sunday afternoon, he appeared to simply miskick the football...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 575 reads 0 comments

  7. Tony Romo's Historic Performance in San Francisco and Other Cowboys Week 2 Notes

    Unlike most media outlets, I try to refrain from loading headlines with extraordinary or misleading statements in an effort to simply attract visitors. Thus, when I write “Legendary Romo Performance,” I mean it...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 280 reads 1 comments

  8. Dallas Cowboys vs. San Francisco 49ers Week 2 Preview: What to Watch for Dallas

    Taking a look at some things to watch and DOs and DON’Ts for Dallas in its Week 2 matchup with the 49ers... Will Rob Ryan continue to blitz on nearly every snap? Last week, Ryan dialed up far more pressure than I anticipated...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 230 reads 1 comments

  9. Dallas Cowboys Play-Calling: Tony Romo and Jason Garrett Must Manage Clock

    I alluded to the idea that the Cowboys must more effectively manage the play clock in my review of the Jets game , but I wanted to dedicate a few more words to the topic...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 2,801 reads 3 comments

  10. Cowboys vs. Jets Week 1 Review: Thoughts on Romo, Garrett and Co.

    I apologize for the delay in posting, as this loss was a difficult one to swallow. Despite never losing a game when up by 14 in the fourth quarter (246-0-1), the Cowboys managed to quickly blow that lead against the Jets last night...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 846 reads 16 comments

  11. The Top 7 Dallas Cowboys Who Need To Improve in 2011

    7. Phil Costa While I don’t agree with the release of Andre Gurode , I think Costa is ready. He looked good in the preseason and should be an upgrade over Gurode in the run game...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 1,090 reads 8 comments

  12. Dallas Cowboys vs. New York Jets Week 1 Preview: Dos and Don'ts for Dallas

    The Cowboys’ regular season opener is finally upon us, and there isn’t a much bigger stage than New York on Sunday, September 11...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 1,591 reads 5 comments

  13. Dallas Cowboys 2011 53-Man Roster Prediction: Will Olshansky Get Cut?

    With roster cuts on the way, I wanted to take a final stab at the Cowboys’ 53-man roster. There are a lot of tough decisions for Jason Garrett this season, making the 53-man roster even tougher to project than in other years...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 2,365 reads 1 comments

  14. Orlando Scandrick: Worth $27 Million for Dallas Cowboys?

    The Cowboys recently signed cornerback Orlando Scandrick to a five-year, $27 million deal with $10 million in guaranteed money...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 3 years ago 9,618 reads 12 comments

  15. Dallas Cowboys Training Camp Battles: Who Will Play Behind Felix Jones?

    Click here to read Part I or Part II of the “Training Camp Battles” Series . Despite not playing a single down all preseason, rookie DeMarco Murray’s roster spot at running back is obviously safe...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 3 years ago 1,085 reads 0 comments

  16. Dallas Cowboys vs. San Diego Chargers Preseason Week 2: Observations for Dallas

    In case you missed it, I did a live blog of last night’s game . Here are some of my observations. Felix Jones looks remarkable. He is the clear No. 1 and should be a workhorse for Dallas...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 3 years ago 1,020 reads 2 comments

  17. Dallas Cowboys vs. San Diego Chargers Live Blog: Notes on the 'Boys

    Tune in for news and notes from the Cowboys vs. Chargers Week 2 preseason game. How will the 'Boys fare with their starters receiving significant playing time? Tony Romo and Co...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 3 years ago 815 reads 7 comments

  18. 15 Things To Watch for Dallas Cowboys in Week 2 Matchup vs. San Diego Chargers

    The Cowboys took down the Broncos in a thriller during Week 1 of the preseason. Here is what we learned during that game. This weekend, the ‘Boys will host the San Diego Chargers ...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 3 years ago 1,254 reads 1 comments

  19. Dallas Cowboys DE Analysis: Jason Hatcher, Kenyon Coleman or Igor Olshansky?

    Click here to read Part I of the “Training Camp Battles” Series . I was rather shocked when the Cowboys failed to secure a rookie or high-profile defensive end this offseason...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 3 years ago 2,790 reads 5 comments

  20. Victor Butler vs. Anthony Spencer: Which OLB Should Start for Dallas Cowboys?

    In last year’s “Training Camp Battles” series , I analyzed the Dallas Cowboys’ most intriguing positional battles heading into the season...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 3 years ago 1,702 reads 10 comments

  21. Dallas Cowboys Preseason: What We Learned in Opener Against Denver Broncos

    There’s a lot we can take away from the Cowboys ’ 24-23 win over the Denver Broncos last night, so let’s dive right in. . . I was impressed with rookie Dan Bailey’s kickoffs...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 3 years ago 896 reads 4 comments

  22. Dallas Cowboys 2011 Preseason Schedule: Full Preview

    With all of the hoopla that surrounded the end of the lockout and the start of free agency, it is a bit hard to believe the Cowboys ’ preseason opener is just two days away...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 3 years ago 13,270 reads 1 comments

  23. Why Dallas Cowboys Were Smart to Re-Sign Gerald Sensabaugh

    The Cowboys recently re-signed safety Gerald Sensabaugh to a one-year, $2.5 million deal after letting him test the market. A lot of fans were up in arms about the Cowboys’ lack of involvement in free agency, particularly at the safety position...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 3 years ago 1,313 reads 2 comments

  24. Dallas Cowboys 2011 Pass-Rush: Marcus Spears and Co. Enough at Defensive End?

    Much to the dismay of plenty of Cowboys fans (myself included), the ‘Boys have passed on acquiring a premiere free agent defensive lineman...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 3 years ago 975 reads 4 comments

  25. Dallas Cowboys 2011 Running Back Trio: Felix Jones and Co. Projected Touches

    The Cowboys ’ running game is sure to improve in 2011 simply from the release of Marion Barber. Barber received far too many touches last season, particularly in short-yardage situations...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 3 years ago 9,167 reads 0 comments