Mailbag: Does new offense fit Gallup's play?
I find it odd that Michael Gallup hasn’t been more a part of the offense. Could he potentially be a trade candidate?
Mailbag: Encouraged or worried about O-line?
Should we be more worried about the wear and tear already on our offensive line starters?
Mailbag: Is red-zone offense really a concern?
Is too much being made about the Cowboys’ red-zone offense? Or is this something that could be a problem going forward?
Mailbag: Thinking behind using Turpin more?
I was surprised how Mike McCarthy utilized KaVontae Turpin in the offense. I like it, but what’s the thinking behind getting Turpin more involved?
Mailbag: Tight ends' pass-catching a concern?
The negative that stood out to me was the passes that the tight ends failed to haul in. I know the rainy night played a part, but is this a concern at all going forward?
Mailbag: Are the Cowboys really this good?
40-0, on the road, against a division rival … are the Cowboys really this good? Is it time to book a flight to Las Vegas for the Super Bowl?
Mailbag: How long for offense to find rhythm?
With the Cowboys opening up the season at the rival Giants, do you think it was wise to enter the season with a “rusty” starting lineup?
Mailbag: Best way for McCarthy to use speed?
What is the best way Mike McCarthy can use our new skill players to keep defenses off balance and help Dak score points?
Mailbag: McCarthy going for it on fourth down?
Will we see Mike McCarthy skip field goal attempts more this year and go for it on some questionable fourth downs?
Mailbag: Is Smith's injury a worrisome reminder?
Is the Offensive Line a house of cards that could bring the Cowboys whole season tumbling down?
Mailbag: Would Parsons be more effective at LB?
Are the Cowboys missing out by not varying up the defense and using Micah Parsons' sideline-to-sideline speed back there more?
Mailbag: What positions could still use help?
And should we really expect much from guys coming in so late? Have there been players added after the cut-down day in recent years who went on to make a significant impact?
Mailbag: Approach to filling the practice squad?
What is the philosophy and approach to filling the practice squad? Is it simply taking the next-best 16 players after roster cuts, regardless of position?
Mailbag: What are expectations for Lance?
It sounds like most people are happy about the Trey Lance trade, but what should we really expect from him here?
Mailbag: Any cut-down day surprises coming?
Any under-the-radar guys (pet cats!) you’re hoping make the roster?
Mailbag: Who needs to have a good showing?
Saturday’s game is the last chance for some of these young players to show us what they’ve got. Who will you be watching?
Mailbag: How does Mazi improve at the snap?
I keep reading about how Mazi Smith needs to improve his quickness at the snap, that he’s getting pushed back at the line of scrimmage. Is it truly a problem?
Mailbag: Loss of Overshown on special teams?
How big of an impact is the loss of DeMarvion Overshown going to be for the special teams?
Mailbag: Who will pick up short-yardage gains?
Are we sure that Rico Dowdle or Malik Davis can do the job?
Mailbag: How did depth of defensive line play?
How do you think the guys who will make up the depth of the defensive line played?
Mailbag: Anything different for second game?
Is this second preseason game approached any differently by the coaching staff? Or is it just another chance to evaluate the young guys?
Mailbag: Evaluating young players vs. backups?
How do you truly evaluate how good the Cowboys’ younger guys can be, knowing they’re facing NFL backups right now?