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Prescott’s injury is devastating, but the Cowboys are lucky to have Dalton

Prescott's injury is devastating, but the Cowboys are lucky to have Dalton

Max Aguirre, Sports Editor

October 16, 2020

The 2020 NFL season has not been kind to the Dallas Cowboys. Head coach Mike McCarthy has been underwhelming and the defense, led by new coordinator Mike Nolan, and is almost dead last in every significant category. The Cowboys have depended heavily on Dak Prescott and their offense to get them out of...

Vikings shine in the spotline

Vikings shine in the spotline

Max Aguirre

November 13, 2019

Week 10: Vikings Shine in the Spotline So much has been said about Kirk Cousins’ inability to win in prime time or against good teams. Cousin’s record against teams over .500 stood at 5-28 before Sunday night. He came out on fire, leading the Vikings to two opening scores capped off by Kyle Rudolph...

Cowboys Embarrassed by Winless Jets

Cowboys Embarrassed by Winless Jets

Max Aguirre

October 16, 2019

At the beginning of last week, the Cowboys were favored to win in New York. The Jets were winless, and the Cowboys needed to get back on track. The situation seemed perfect: Dallas would get an easy win served to them on a silver platter just when they needed it. By 6 p.m. last Sunday, that silver platter...

Dallas falls in New Orleans

Graphic by Ethan Gullet

Max Aguirre

October 2, 2019

Wow. I was admittedly dead wrong about this game. I expected high powered offense from a revamped Cowboys squad and a dangerous, if not methodical, response from the Saints. Neither one of these things happened. Prescott and the offense looked flat and frankly brought back memories of last year’s group....

Dallas Cowboys Season Preview

Photo Courtesy of Ethan Gullet

Max Aguirre

September 4, 2019

On Saturday, the Dallas Cowboys cut their roster size down to 53. With one week to go before meaningful NFL football begins, this team seems to be headed in the right direction, and by all indications should have a strong season. The Cowboys have considerable talent on both sides of the ball, and it...