Rob Phillips Articles

Rob Phillips

DallasCowboys.com Senior Writer

View More

With "Best Practice," Dak Among Jerry's Standouts

Cowboys owner/GM Jerry Jones said Dak Prescott had his best practice since he’s been with the team. But he mentioned a few other players that have caught his eye.
Read More

Practice Points: Another Big Day For Veteran TE

Score another solid practice for the offense, as several wide receivers had great days, but none bigger than a veteran tight end. That’s one of 10 practice points Sunday from Oxnard.
Read More

Practice Points: Backup WRs Shine; QB Setback?

The first Saturday practice of camp had a big turnout and they were entertained by the offense, particularly a group of backup WRs that made plenty of plays.
Read More

Coordinators Provide Analysis On All Three Units 

All three coordinators – Kellen Moore, Dan Quinn and John Fassel gave some insights on their perspective units heading into the first weekend of camp. 
Read More

Veteran Safety To Visit Cowboys Again

The Cowboys could be adding more experience to the safety position.
Read More

Mailbag: Going Heavy At Certain Roster Positions?

With a few players who can play more than one position on defense – safety/linebacker, linebacker/pass rusher, edge rusher/defensive tackle – wouldn't this allow the team to go heavy at several positions? 
Read More

Micah Parsons Welcomes Quinn's Big Expectations

There’s a lot on Parsons’ plate early in his first NFL training camp, and the rookie linebacker is just fine with that.
Read More

Practice Points: 10 Observations From First Practice

Here are 10 quick practice points from the Cowboys’ first training camp practice Thursday from Oxnard, Calif.
Read More

Cooper, Lawrence Among 6 Starting Camp On PUP

Amari Cooper, DeMarcus Lawrence and a few more Cowboys players won’t be taking part in Thursday’s first training camp practice.
Read More

McCarthy's Reaction & Approach To "Hard Knocks"

You might say the Cowboys’ selection to “Hard Knocks” was a slight surprise to head coach Mike McCarthy.
Read More

McCarthy: Camp 'Most Important' On Road To Title

The Cowboys have a long way to go before thinking about the Super Bowl. But that’s the ultimate goal, as head coach Mike McCarthy says, and everything starts at training camp.
Read More

Mailbag: Sack Total For Tank, Gregory, Parsons?

With Randy Gregory having a full offseason the first time in his career, and the addition of Micah Parsons, what’s your total sack number predictions between the three? 
Read More

1) Realistic Expectations For The Cowboys?

If the Cowboys can dodge major injuries, 2021 looks much more promising than 2020. But just how promising? The staff writers debate.
Read More

2) What Is Dak Prescott's Ceiling?

Dak Prescott was on a record pace before his season-ending ankle injury in 2020. Now that he’s back healthy, what is Prescott’s ceiling at the quarterback position?
Read More

Mailbag: Depth Concerns At Two Positions?

What are two positions that you feel the Cowboys have good talent at but could use more depth? 
Read More

Mailbag: Taking Fewer Risks On Special Teams?

Do you think we will see less trick plays on special teams this year, since we will (hopefully) have more leads?
Read More

Mailbag: Is Ezekiel Elliott Underappreciated?

Do you expect Zeke to have a better year if the offensive line stays healthy and where would you rank him against the other starting running backs in the league? 
Read More

Role Call: Will Cowboys' Anger Take Over?

For the first time in almost a decade, the Cowboys will have a new punter when the season starts – and Bryan Anger’s experience might give him an edge in training camp.
Read More

5) How Will The LB Logjam Work Out?

With three notable offseason additions, including first-round draft pick Micah Parsons, the Cowboys have newfound depth at linebacker. How will they sort out the snaps and roles?
Read More

Mailbag: Best Cowboys Nickname? Next Woodson?

Which past and present Cowboys players do you think have had the best nicknames? 
Read More
Advertising