1. Dallas Cowboys' 8 Biggest Combine Takeaways

    There were quite a few takeaways for the Dallas Cowboys at the NFL Scouting Combine. With the measurables recorded, the majority of what the team needs to create their big board is now in place...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 6 months ago 10,129 reads 32 comments

  2. Dallas Cowboys 2014 Scouting Combine Stock Report

    The Dallas Cowboys are still scouting prospects at the NFL combine, judging how their perceived stock might influence where the 'Boys can draft players they covet...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 6 months ago 13,236 reads 28 comments

  3. Dallas Cowboys: Latest Combine News and Rumors

    The NFL Scouting Combine is a great opportunity for the Dallas Cowboys to quantify what their scouts have watched on film over the past year...

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  4. 5 Defensive Ends Dallas Cowboys Should Consider in Draft

    The Dallas Cowboys are clearly in the market for a difference-making defensive end; veteran DeMarcus Ware is rapidly declining, and 2013 breakout player George Selvie is a No. 2 pass-rusher at best...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 6 months ago 10,798 reads 40 comments

  5. Should the Dallas Cowboys Consider a Draft-Day Trade?

    Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones is no stranger to draft-day trades, frequently moving up and down to acquire the players he covets. Like most aspects of NFL decision-making, the Cowboys could benefit from implementing analytics.

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 6 months ago 16,984 reads 33 comments

  6. Dallas Cowboys' Round 1 Big Board Ahead of the Combine

    The Dallas Cowboys , along with most teams, say that they have their draft big board set ahead of the NFL Scouting Combine...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 6 months ago 18,595 reads 46 comments

  7. Dallas Cowboys Combine Preview: Top Targets, Sleepers and Prospects to Watch

    The measurables recorded at the NFL Scouting Combine should matter to every NFL team, including the Dallas Cowboys ...

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  8. 5 Wide Receivers Dallas Cowboys Must Consider in 2014 NFL Draft

    The Dallas Cowboys could benefit from selecting a potential No. 1 wide receiver in the 2014 NFL draft...

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  9. Previewing What Dallas Cowboys Will Be Looking for at the Scouting Combine

    The NFL Scouting Combine offers an outstanding opportunity to quantify athleticism in an objective manner...

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  10. Why Dallas Cowboys Absolutely Must Extend WR Dez Bryant's Contract

    Wide receiver Dez Bryant is the most valuable player on the Dallas Cowboys not named "Tony Romo," and it isn't even close. With all of the salary-cap trouble the Cowboys have had, their top priority needs to be re-signing Bryant...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 7 months ago 7,717 reads 21 comments

  11. Dallas Cowboys: Players Bound to Break out in 2014

    With little salary cap space with which to work, the Dallas Cowboys are hoping that a number of young players are able to break out in 2014...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 7 months ago 23,993 reads 71 comments

  12. 5 Cuts That Could Create Serious Cap Space for the Dallas Cowboys

    The Dallas Cowboys have put themselves in some trouble with the salary cap, but they can and will make a few cuts to generate cap space in 2014...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 7 months ago 27,620 reads 35 comments

  13. Dallas Cowboys' Bargain Guide to the 2014 Offseason

    There's little doubt that the Dallas Cowboys need to be "bargain-bin ballers " in the 2014 offseason, working free agency to uncover cheap, undervalued assets whose future production will exceed their cost...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 7 months ago 17,267 reads 26 comments

  14. Dallas Cowboys 2014 Mock Draft with Player Scouting Profiles

    The Dallas Cowboys ' 2014 draft class isn't going to be accurately predicted in any mock draft (not even close)...

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  15. Dallas Cowboys' Initial 2014 Draft Round-by-Round Big Board

    Most NFL teams, including the Dallas Cowboys , whittle down their draft boards more than you might think, cutting out the "excess baggage" of players who might not match what they want in a prospect...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 7 months ago 10,643 reads 14 comments

  16. Dallas Cowboys' Top Needs and Fits in the 2014 Draft

    As the 2014 NFL Draft approaches, the Dallas Cowboys have a number of holes they need to fill. Without much salary cap room with which to work, it's unlikely they'll obtain many, if any, impact free agents...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 7 months ago 28,914 reads 38 comments

  17. Why K Dan Bailey's Contract Extension Is Another Poor Move for Dallas Cowboys

    Rewarding him for his past accuracy and clutch kicks, the Dallas Cowboys recently inked kicker Dan Bailey to a seven-year, $22.5 million deal, Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reported...

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  18. Dallas Cowboys Scouting Guide to the 2014 Senior Bowl

    While the East-West Shrine Game was the Cowboys' first chance to take an up-close look at many of this year's draft prospects, the 2014 Senior Bowl will feature far superior prospects...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 7 months ago 8,729 reads 21 comments

  19. Dallas Cowboys: A Position-by-Position Primer to Free Agency

    At a crucial point in determining the future of the organization, the Dallas Cowboys have some very important decisions to make this offseason, and it begins in free agency. I've already discussed some free-agent options I believe might come to Dallas.

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  20. The 5 Toughest Decisions Dallas Cowboys Will Have to Make This Offseason

    The Dallas Cowboys are at a pivotal point on their path as an organization; their decisions in the coming months are going to have a monumental impact on their future, even more so than in a normal offseason...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 7 months ago 17,626 reads 25 comments

  21. Dallas Cowboys 2014 Draft: A Scouting Guide for East-West Shrine Game

    The Dallas Cowboys need help all over their roster, and the East-West Shrine Game is a great opportunity to uncover some potential mid- and late-round prospects who can give the 'Boys much-needed depth...

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  22. Why Dallas Cowboys Should Consider Trading Down in 2014 NFL Draft

    Prior to last year's draft, I suggested that the Cowboys were likely to trade down, and I performed some research to show that a trade down would be a smart move...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 8 months ago 11,922 reads 26 comments

  23. Dallas Cowboys 2014 Salary Cap: Breaking Down Overall, Position-Specific Space

    While most NFL teams have been hesitant to adopt a data-heavy approach to on-field play, many have embraced using analytics to effectively manage the salary cap...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 8 months ago 7,197 reads 12 comments

  24. Dallas Cowboys Free Agents: Who Is in Play for the Franchise Tag?

    Although the NFL franchise tag can be of great value to teams, the Dallas Cowboys actually don't have a lot of elite free agents set to hit the market, and thus not a lot of candidates to be tagged...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 8 months ago 14,999 reads 39 comments

  25. Revisiting My 2013 Dallas Cowboys Preseason Predictions

    I am of the opinion that every writer, analyst and expert covering any field should make specific predictions for which they should be held accountable. As it stands now, writers in particular sometimes have little incentive to make accurate predictions.

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 8 months ago 7,641 reads 51 comments