Dubbed America’s Crew within the ‘70s, the Dallas Cowboys have made their mark.
Born in 1960, the Dallas Cowboys didn’t win a sport of their inaugural season, ending 0-11-1. However the franchise coached by future Corridor of Famer would waste little time making an affect. From 1966-85, the membership strung collectively 20 consecutive profitable campaigns, nonetheless, an NFL document that could possibly be tied this yr by the New England Patriots this season. Over that span, the Cowboys appeared in 5 Tremendous Bowls, profitable titles at 1971 (VI) and 1977 (XII) whereas falling to the Baltimore Colts in Tremendous Bowl V and the Pittsburgh Steelers in Tremendous Bowls X and XIII. Within the 1990s, the Cowboys gained three Tremendous Bowls in a four-year span due to an offense led by the “Triplets.”
So “America’s Crew” has garnered fairly a following. It’s additionally amassed fairly the roster with regards to Corridor of Famers and standout performers. So when you assume it was straightforward narrowing this and checklist right down to 10 gamers, properly…
10. Jason Witten, TE
For the second time in three years, he’s now not a member of the Dallas Cowboys. Tight finish Jason Witten entered free company in March and joined Jon Gruden’s Las Vegas Raiders. It’s ironic that he would observe Jon Gruden as a result of he was the top coach’s successor within the ESPN Monday Night time Soccer sales space in 2018.
In a complete of 16 seasons with Jerry Jones’ squad, he performed in 255 video games and began all however 10 contests. He ranks fourth in NFL historical past with 1,215 receptions, good for 12,977 yards and 72 touchdowns. The 11-time Professional Bowler and two-time All-Professional additionally made eight playoff appearances however the Dallas Cowboys by no means superior previous the divisional spherical. However the former College of Tennessee standout and third-round draft alternative in 2003 has left his mark with the franchise.