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Dallas signing Andy Dalton shouldn’t be seen as a threat to Dak Prescott

Dallas signing Andy Dalton shouldn’t be seen as a threat to Dak Prescott

Ryder Martin, Staff Writer

May 22, 2020

Longtime Cincinnati Bengals starting quarterback Andy Dalton’s first foray into free agency didn’t last very long. After being released by the Bengals after nine years with the team, Dalton was signed by the Dallas Cowboys on a one-year contract worth up to $7 million, of which only $3 million is...

NFL free agency opens with numerous big moves

Illustration by Alex Hanks

Ryder Martin

March 31, 2020

The lack of sports due to COVID-19 has really helped drive home just how unnatural the world feels right now. With the absence of all major sports leagues, the past week has felt very disconcerting to fans. Lucky for all major sports fans looking for a reprieve from the stress and worry of the current glob...

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 rout Eagles on Sunday Night Football

Cowboys rout Eagles on Sunday Night Football

Max Aguirre

October 23, 2019

Last week, Philadelphia Eagles head coach, Doug Pederson, guaranteed a win against the Cowboys. It looked like a strong possibility. The Cowboys had just lost to the New York Jets, of all teams, and the Eagles saw a golden opportunity to push themselves back into the playoff race. Pederson’s guarantee...

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...

Cowboys underwhelm again, drop to 3-2

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Max Aguirre

October 9, 2019

Last week, I predicted the final score of the Cowboys-Packers game would be a 21-24 victory for the Cowboys. Dallas scored 24 points, but they did so in complete desperation after getting run over in the first half. The game went terrible for the Cowboys on Sunday. A pass deflected off of Amari Cooper’s...

Cowboys deliver in DC

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Max Aguirre

September 18, 2019

Week 2: Cowboys Deliver in DC Once again, it looked like the Cowboys were going to stumble into trouble against an inferior divisional opponent. Dallas struggled in the first quarter. The offense managed only one first down, and Dak Prescott threw an ugly interception that bounced off Randall Cobb’s...

Dak takes wheel for America’s team

Samantha Ceballos

November 30, 2016

On Nov. 15, Cowboys officially made the announcement fans have been waiting for. Tony Romo will no longer be the starting quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys. A significant amount of time has passed since Romo was injured at the beginning of the 2016 season, and fans are now rooting for the new she...