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Report: Cowboys hiring George Edwards

Report: Cowboys hiring George Edwards

When Cowboys head coach Mike McCarthy had the same job with the Packers, he tangled often with Vikings teams that had George Edwards on their coaching staff as the defensive coordinator. McCarthy and Edwards are set to be on the same side this season, however. Edwards interviewed for […]

Cowboys could reunite with George Edwards

Cowboys could reunite with George Edwards

The Cowboys are interviewing former Vikings defensive coordinator George Edwards for a spot on their staff, Todd Archer of ESPN reports. It’s unclear what position Edwards interviewed for as the Cowboys have hired coaches for every position group on defense. Edwards was the Cowboys’ linebackers coach from 1998-2001 […]

Saturday afternoon up, Saturday evening down in the ratings

Saturday afternoon up, Saturday evening down in the ratings

Saturday night’s playoff game was compelling, but a matchup of Baltimore and Nashville simply won’t generate the same eyeballs as an L.A. team versus America’s Team. Via Austin Karp of Sports Business Daily, the average audience for Titans-Ravens on Saturday night dropped by nearly four […]

Spots 1-28 now set for 2020 NFL Draft

Spots 1-28 now set for 2020 NFL Draft

Yesterday was a crushing loss for the Texans, but at least they can comfort themselves with their future, and how they can use the 26th pick in the 2020 NFL Draft to make a good team better. Oh wait, they already traded that one to the […]

Report: If not “overwhelmed” by other candidates, Cowboys may have kept Jason Garrett

Report: If not “overwhelmed” by other candidates, Cowboys may have kept Jason Garrett

Sometimes, a spitball lands in reasonable proximity to the bull’s eye. On Tuesday, we suggested that the screwball timeline of the Dallas Cowboys’ hiring and firing practices could have been the result of a fairly simple strategy: “Maybe the explanation is […]

Only one team made the final eight in 2018 and 2019

Only one team made the final eight in 2018 and 2019

The NFL’s 12-team playoff field typically undergoes significant turnover. The final eight teams feature an almost complete overhaul from last year’s quarterfinalists. Seven of the eight teams that played in last year’s divisional round won’t be back: the Colts, Chargers, Patriots, Cowboys, Rams, […]

Michael Thomas, Stephon Gilmore unanimous All-Pro selections

Michael Thomas, Stephon Gilmore unanimous All-Pro selections

The Associated Press has announced the results of this year’s All-Pro voting and two players were selected as first-team choices by all 50 voters. Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas got the unanimous nod after setting a new record for receptions during the 2019 season. Patriots cornerback Stephon […]

Zach Thomas, Sam Mills, LeRoy Butler are Hall of Fame finalists for first time

Zach Thomas, Sam Mills, LeRoy Butler are Hall of Fame finalists for first time

The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced the modern-era finalists for the Class of 2020 on Thursday night. Seven of the 15 finalists made the list for the first time. The inclusion of first-year eligible players Troy Polamalu and Reggie […]

Are the Cowboys trying to find a job for Jason Garrett other than head coach?

Are the Cowboys trying to find a job for Jason Garrett other than head coach?

The most publicity-hungry sports organization has suddenly become a cone of silence. Three full days after the Dallas Cowboys’ season of sky-high expectations ended without a playoff appearance, Jason Garrett remains the coach. And owner/G.M. Jerry Jones remains silent […]

Comeback player of the year: Jimmy Garoppolo

Comeback player of the year: Jimmy Garoppolo

The 49ers were the sexy darkhorse pick before the 2018 season. That lasted until Week Three when Jimmy Garoppolo tore an anterior cruciate ligament. The 49ers finished 4-12. Fast forward to the 2019 preseason: No one expected anything out of Garoppolo and the 49ers. Yet, here they […]