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Rob Phillips Staff Writer


Mailbag: Compensatory Picks? Romo HOF Worthy?

We have all heard the discussion about whether or not Tony Romo is Hall of Fame worthy. Do you think that his popularity as a broadcaster now might be enough to push him over the top and get him in?
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Mailbag: Very Early Guess At The 2019 Record?

What record would you project for 2019 if our only offseason acquisition was time? 
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Mailbag: Maximizing Dak Prescott’s Potential?

I think it's great that Dak has such a top-notch clutch gene, and I'm excited for the Cowboys’ future with him under center. How, though, does the team go about helping him make his quality of performance in the clutch spread into the first 3/4 of the game?
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Lionel Richie Added To KAABOO TEXAS Lineup

Coming off of the sell out success of KAABOO Cayman in the Cayman Islands, KAABOO TEXAS has announced the addition of living legend Lionel Richie to its May 10-12, 2019 lineup.
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Mailbag: How To Avoid The Tag With Tank Again?

With a comparable season to last year would the front office be able to argue for the contract Demarcus Lawrence wanted last offseason or is that no longer going to fly with some of the contracts recently given out by other teams?
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Next Step: The Future For Cowboys’ Young TEs?

Jason Witten’s retirement left a void in tight end experience last season. Young players showed promise, but the Cowboys need them to take another step in 2019. 
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Mailbag: Taco’s Progress; Status At Backup QB

What's your take on Taco so far? 
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Mailbag: Slotting This WR Prospect? LB Depth?

 With the uncertainty surrounding Cole Beasley, would Andy Isabella be a good replacement for him and what round grade would you figure he would have?
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Star Evaluation: Will Rico Gathers’ Role Grow?

Rico Gathers earned a spot on offense after losing a year of critical development, but what’s next for the 25-year-old tight end in 2019?
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Mailbag: What Does Future Hold For Sean Lee?

After the playoff loss, Sean Lee said he needed to think about his future. Now according to reports it sounds like he wants to play next year. What do you think?
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Witten Weighs In On Kellen Moore, MNF, Future

Jason Witten returned to The Star in Frisco on Tuesday -- for one night only.
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Mailbag: Value In 2nd? Patience In Players?

It is now being reported that Jeffery Simmons from Mississippi State tore his ACL training. He was viewed by many as a top-15 pick. With all that in consideration, what do you do if he's there at 58?
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After ‘Long Road,’ Frederick Excited For Spring

Travis Frederick has passed many difficult hurdles in his recovery from Guillain-Barre syndrome.
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Under Review: Where Must The Team Get Better?

Our “Under Review” series concludes with the staff writers debating what the Cowboys must do to return to postseason contention in 2019. Check out our answers!
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Mailbag: Biggest Key For Championship Defense?

I think this Dallas defense can win the East again (after re-signing key players), but what's the one piece this defense is missing?
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Under Review: What’s The No. 1 Draft Need?

“Under Review” continues with the staff writers debating the Cowboys’ No. 1 draft need at this point in the offseason. Check out our answers!
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Mailbag: Receiver Help? New Scouting Avenue?

With the offseason unknowns at WR looming, a player that hasn't gotten a lot of noise due to his season-ending injury is a guy like Cedrick Wilson.Where does he fit with this team?
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Star Evaluation: Steady 2018 For Maliek Collins

Injuries have challenged Maliek Collins at times, but the 23-year-old tackle is among the most dependable players on a promising Dallas defense.
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Mailbag: Which Young Players Might Step Up?

Do players like Noah Brown, Blake Jarwin and Darius Jackson have a chance to contribute more next season with simply more opportunity? 
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Back/Future: Takeaways From The Stretch Run

What did the Cowboys learn from the stretch run of 2018? We’ve highlighted some takeaways for 2019, including Jaylon Smith’s continued growth at LB.
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