Brien Straw and Paul Gallant take a trip up to Dallas, Texas and Buffalo, New York. Joining them on their first stop is 105.3 morning radio host Shan Shariff, followed by WGR Buffalo’s Sal Capaccio . Shariff the numerous trending topics around Dallas such as Mark Cuban’s controversial comments about the NFL’s future ‘implosion’, the money dispute between Jerry Jones and former Cowboy Jay Ratliff, and the Cowboys’ decision to bring in a third quarterback in Brandon Weeden.
A former Texans lineman is heading up interstate 45 to play for the Cowboys.
The former Texans defensive coordinator pointed out a couple of facts that suggest they did.
Former NFL player Dat Nguyen joined The Fred & Ted Show to talk about all things football. He talked about Johnny Manziel becoming eligible for the draft. Nguyen insists Manziel works as hard as he parties and will take to the NFL naturally. He also gave his take on the disappointing turn out of the Dallas Cowboys season falling just short of the playoffs with Tony Romo. Nguyen looked at the BCS Bowl game from last night and which players to watch from that.
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.
While many people are preparing for the joys of the holiday season, a good number of current NFL head coaches are dreading the worst day of the year in their profession: Black Monday.
Does Tony Romo deserve the amount of blame and hatred that is heaped upon him?
The endless genius of the NFL can’t be completely quantified. But part of pro football’s popularity is burning its image in our culture and our consciousness. While baseball and basketball have their July 4 and Christmas brands, they are afterthoughts, or leftovers, compared to the NFL’s hallmark roll call.
The Dallas Cowboys and the Detroit Lions have hosted games on Thanksgiving Day for decades. Football has been played on this holiday for so many years, it is inextricably intertwined with all things Thanksgiving.
Super Bowl Champion coach Jimmy Johnson joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they discussed what it takes to be a successful organization in the NFL, his thoughts on the Texans, the horrible NFC EAST and how he would teach his defensive players now with the new rules on hitting.