It’s New Year’s resolution time. Here’s what prominent sports figures are (or should be) saying.
Despite their dearth of recent success, all eyes will be on the Cowboys. For the karma and the drama, for better or worse, they are America’s team. Mostly for worse. Just watch on Sunday.
For many football fans, Week 16 of the season is even bigger than the Super Bowl because it is their personal Super Bowl. It is the week with money on the line. Week 16 is the week fantasy football champions are crowned.
The vocal, aggregate angst from Cowboys fans is quite understandable. While you would be right to direct your anger at some well-heeled Cowboys, Tony Romo isn’t one of them. In fact, he is the reason you really matter.
One week after combining for 99 points in a shootout loss with the Denver Broncos, the Dallas Cowboys were held to 14 points in the first half against the Washington Redskins.
If the NFL has borrowed anything from the NBA, it’s the concept that a league generates more revenue when fans can identify with star players. Subsequently, the NFL has created an illusion that the position of quarterback trumps all other positions on the field.
Peyton Manning had to make sure Tony Romo wasn’t the last man with the ball in his hands. Or was it Romo who made sure he wasn’t the last quarterback standing?
Having an elite signal-caller who can win you the game in crunch time is essential for any NFL franchise.
Here are five things to watch before the Dallas Cowboys break training camp Friday.
Tony Romo didn’t take a real snap in offseason workouts, but finally returned for the Dallas Cowboys first training camp practices after ‘uniquely running mountains’ on the West Coast.