Posts Tagged ‘cowboys’
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Emmitt Smith Finally Gets Some Recognition

Jeff Prince
The greatest running back to ever play for the Dallas Cowboys (sorry Tony D.) is Emmitt Smith, and the poor guy just never got his due. Smith is the National Football League’s all-time leading rusher, with eight Pro Bowl ...


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Let’s Go … Ravens?

ANTHONY MARIANI
My worst NFL nightmare has come true. Two of my least favorite teams –– the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers –– are headed to the Super Bowl, the Ravens after effectively neutering Tom Brady and his Pats, an...



Step Rideau brings his Zydeco Outlaws to National Day of the American Cowboy Celebration.

Cowboy Zydeco

BIG TICKET
The National Day of the American Cowboy started in 2004 as a result of the efforts of American Cowboy magazine, which wound up designating the fourth Saturday of every July as a day of recognition. This year in Fort Worth, the ...


National Press Yawns At Cowboys Draft

Jeff Prince
Dallas Cowboys executives are probably waking up with heads sore from celebratory imbibing, and rotator cuffs stiff from patting themselves on the back after this weekend’s NFL draft. The local sports media seems pleased ...



Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs The Deadskins

Jeff Prince
Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman got Tony Romo to open up in an interview that aired on FOX 4 prior to yesterday’s thrilling overtime victory against the Washington Redskins. Toward the end of the conversation, Aikman...


¡Gooooooold!

Big Ticket
If you’re looking for your international soccer fix after last year’s World Cup, the CONCACAF Gold Cup kicks off at Cowboys Stadium this Sunday. The tournament — which will also unfold this month in 10 additional cities a...



On the Green Prairie

Static
The cowboy life means long hours in the sun. And even after cowboys hang up their spurs and get enshrined in the Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame, they’re still going to get their share of solar exposure.  


Night & Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 24 After a playoff flameout last year, the Texas Brahmas try to get back to their title-winning ways as their season gets under way. A familiar opponent, the Bossier-Shreveport Mudbugs team, faces the Brahmas tonight but,...



Kickoff

Big Ticket
September is here, so that must mean it’s time for football again. Specifically, it’s time for football at Cowboys Stadium, and with games going on three days this week (see: Monday blurb), the groundskeepers are going to h...


Slammin’ Saturday

Big Ticket
If you like watching large muscular men slam each other to the ground, mark Nov. 28 on your calendar. You’ll be able to attend two events answering that description, and at the second you can even do some good.