Mickey Spagnola Articles


Mickey Spagnola

DallasCowboys.com Columnist


Mick Shots: Camping Just Around The Corner

Someone asked me last week if I was ready for training camp, and my response was, I will be in like 21 days.
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11) Who Is This Year’s Emerging Star?

Every year, without fail, someone comes out of nowhere to star during the season. Who is getting ready to break out in 2019?
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12) How Does The WR Depth Chart Shake Out?

How will wide receiver rotation shake out in 2019? That’s the next installment in our 20 Questions series.
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Spagnola: This Year’s Bottom Line On Relevancy

Figured this is a good time to determine this year’s Mr. Relevant during this otherwise slow period.
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14) Are You Backing Up These Backup QBs?

The Cowboys know what they have in Dak Prescott. The depth behind him is another issue. Can Cooper Rush or Mike White stake a claim on the backup quarterback job?
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Mick Shots: Holiday Cheer Just for You

Not much actual football news going on around here, but a lot of vacations, and from the looks of things here at The Star, I should have stretched mine out for the rest of this week.
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16) What Does The Future Hold For The O-Line?

What’s in store for the Cowboys’ offensive line in 2019 and beyond? That’s the next installment in our 20 Questions series.
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18) Which Rookie Makes The Biggest Impact?

The Cowboys have gotten plenty of big contributions from rookies in recent years. Which first-year player will break out in 2019?
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20 Questions: Who Cashes In First?

At the outset of their annual training camp preview, the staff of DallasCowboys.com wants to know which Cowboys Pro Bowler will be the first to sign a contract extension.
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Spagnola: Never-Ending Quest To Fix It All

Well, la-de-dah, the NFL is trying its ever-lovin’ best to get pass interference right, be this infraction called or not called, be it on or should have been on the defensive player or the offensive player.
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Mick Shots: Pausing For Some Sporty Reflections

As the NFL hits the pause button, know the Cowboys will open the 2019 season, the 60th in franchise history, in 81 days.
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Spagnola: This Really Is Nothing New With Dak

Does everyone actually realize the high level Dak Prescott played at the final eight games of the 2018 season?
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Mick Shots: Starting To Kick Things Around

In honor of the FIFA Women’s World Cup, let’s kick a few things around. In fact, let’s start with kicker.
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Spagnola: Don’t Forget The ‘Warrior’ In Tank

Welcome to the “flavor of the week” time of the offseason, this period canvassing nine OTA workouts and next week’s three-day mandatory minicamp.
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Mick Shots: A Whole Bunch To Smile About

Here is some good news emanating from The Star after three weeks and nine OTA practices, where seldom has been heard a discouraging word.
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Spagnola: This Team Sure Is Picking Up Speed

From just last to this year, this Dallas Cowboys football team has grown faster. Offense. Defense. Special teams. Team speed.
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Mick Shots: Witt’s Return; Starr Remembered

A Bart Starr memory, Jason Witten's mindset as the returning tight end prepares for a 16th Cowboys season, and much more. 
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Spagnola: Here’s Something You Need To Know

Morse so than the ninth-year veteran wide receiver simply chose the Dallas Cowboys to sign that one-year, $5 million free-agent contract, stuffed with more money-making incentives.
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Mick Shots: Now We’re Talkin’ Some Football

Good times out here at The Star/Ford Center on Wednesday.
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Surgeries To Limit 9 Off-Season Participations

Here is an update on players undergoing off-season surgeries and their projected availability for the OTAs. 
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