1. Rams vs. Cowboys: Breaking Down Dallas' Game Plan

    As the Rams come into Dallas to take on the Cowboys in Week 3, Dallas' overarching game plan should be pretty simple: get wide receiver Dez Bryant the ball, stop quarterback ...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 8,084 reads 25 comments

  2. How Tony Romo Can Get the Dallas Cowboys Back on Track in Week 3

    Tony Romo is one of the most misunderstood quarterbacks of all time—someone who has played well enough to lead the Dallas Cowboys to a championship—but he’s not playing great football to start the 2013 season...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 8,525 reads 52 comments

  3. Dallas Cowboys: What You Need to Know Heading into Week 3

    Heading into their Week 3 matchup with the St. Louis Rams , the Dallas Cowboys will need to shake off a very concerning loss to the Kansas City Chiefs ...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 4,669 reads 11 comments

  4. Cowboys vs. Chiefs: Full Roster Report Card Grades for Dallas

    Prior to the Dallas Cowboys ’ week to match up with the Kansas City Chiefs , I used player stat projections that predicted a final score of right around 20-19, Kansas City...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 6,906 reads 34 comments

  5. Cowboys Matchup Analysis: How Dallas Can Get the Best of the Kansas City Chiefs

    Earlier this week, I used historical player comparisons to generate individual stat projections for the Cowboys and Chiefs in this matchup, via Cowboys.com ...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 3,049 reads 6 comments

  6. Cowboys vs. Chiefs: Breaking Down Dallas' Game Plan

    Of the 24 times the Dallas Cowboys have started a season 2-0, they’ ve reached the postseason on 21 occasions . This week’s game with the Kansas City Chiefs is a really important one for Dallas, for a number of reasons...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 6,373 reads 10 comments

  7. Breaking Down How the New York Giants Shut Down Dez Bryant

    Lost in the shuffle of Dez Bryant ’s four-catch, 22-yard output in the Cowboys ’ opener is the fact that the receiver's performance dramatically shifted the nature of the team’s offensive attack...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 7,568 reads 23 comments

  8. Dallas Cowboys: What You Need to Know Heading into Week 2

    Despite Tony Romo ’s lowest yards per attempt (5.4) mark since early 2009, the Dallas Cowboys sneaked out of their big Week 1 matchup with the division rival New York Giants at 1-0...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 9,613 reads 38 comments

  9. Giants vs. Cowboys: Full Roster Report Card Grades for Dallas

    In what was one of the oddest games in recent memory in a series that’s been a roller coaster for both teams involved, the Dallas Cowboys took down the New York Giants , 36-31, ...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 17,876 reads 95 comments

  10. 8 Bold Predictions Heading into the Dallas Cowboys' 2013 Season

    I’m all about making predictions because I think they convey true understanding. All writers should make predictions—lots of them—but here’s the key: They should be forced to revisit them at the end of the year...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 14,591 reads 19 comments

  11. Giants vs Cowboys: Breaking Down Dallas's Game Plan

    I’ ve been covering the Dallas Cowboys so much this year that it feels like an entire season has come and gone, yet the team hasn ’t even suited up for a real game yet...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 8,314 reads 15 comments

  12. Breaking Down Changes in the Cowboys' Running Game Under OC Bill Callahan

    It seems like just about everyone wants the Dallas Cowboys to run the ball more often in 2013. Rushing is correlated with winning, so why not come out with a balanced attack? Well, ...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 8,853 reads 8 comments

  13. 10 Things We Learned About Dallas Cowboys in Preseason

    Since they were one of two teams to participate in five preseason games this year, we got plenty of chances to watch the Dallas Cowboys in action...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 7,328 reads 13 comments

  14. Dallas Cowboys: Biggest Snubs and Surprises from 53-Man Roster Cut

    The Dallas Cowboys ’ final 53-man roster is in for the 2013 season. As with most teams, there were some surprises out of Big D...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 30,714 reads 45 comments

  15. Dallas Cowboys 2013 Team Roster: Report Card Grades for Every Position

    The Cowboys have long been known as a team with an abundance of talent that has been incapable of capitalizing on it when it matters most...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 14,253 reads 29 comments

  16. What's New for the Dallas Cowboys in 2013-14?

    Although the Cowboys didn’t make many moves in the personnel department this offseason, this squad still has a sense of freshness surrounding them...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 8,587 reads 7 comments

  17. Burning Questions for the Dallas Cowboys' 2013-14 Season

    Heading into the 2013 season, there are a number of pressing questions surrounding the Dallas Cowboys . There’s been a lot of change in Big D over the past 12 months, but hopes are as high as ever in Dallas...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about 1 year ago 6,187 reads 15 comments

  18. Full Stat Predictions for Dallas Cowboys' Regular Season

    While player projections can seem like "fantasy football" that have nothing to do with the game, the truth is that projecting individual players can have profound implications on team success...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 1 year ago 10,104 reads 41 comments

  19. Predicting Awards for the Dallas Cowboys' 2013 Season

    I cover the Dallas Cowboys full time, and even I don’t have a firm grasp on how they’re going to finish the 2013 season...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 1 year ago 7,619 reads 40 comments

  20. Dallas Cowboys 2013 Schedule: Win-Loss Predictions for Every Game

    The Dallas Cowboys began the 2012 season with a bang when they took down the division rival New York Giants on the NFL ’s opening Thursday Night contest...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 1 year ago 49,714 reads 158 comments

  21. 2013 Fantasy Football Drafting: Jimmy Graham, Scarcity, and Opportunity Cost

    I have Jimmy Graham projected to score 248 points in PPR leagues—40 points more than any other tight end. That makes Graham scarce, and thus valuable...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 1 year ago 6,782 reads 18 comments

  22. Dallas Cowboys' Undrafted Free Agent Wish List

    Cowboys fans, meet your 2013 draft class (click for in-depth analysis): Travis Frederick, C, Wisconsin Gavin Escobar , TE, San Diego State Terrance Williams, WR, Baylor J...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 1 year ago 1,311 reads 0 comments

  23. Initial Post-Draft Depth Chart for the Dallas Cowboys

    The Cowboys feel like they significantly upgraded their team over the past three days. Others disagree, but the ‘Boys will indeed seek meaningful contributions from many of their rookies...

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  24. DeVonte Holloman to Cowboys: How Does Linebacker Fit with Dallas?

    With their seventh and final pick in the 2013 NFL draft, the Dallas Cowboys selected South Carolina outside linebacker DeVonte Holloman ...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 1 year ago 1,341 reads 3 comments

  25. Joseph Randle to Cowboys: How Does Running Back Fit in Dallas?

    Prior to the draft, I guaranteed that the Dallas Cowboys would draft a running back. They did, and it was a player whom those around Valley Ranch figured might be their guy in Oklahoma State’s Joseph Randle...

    Jonathan Bales Written by Jonathan Bales about over 1 year ago 2,684 reads 2 comments