Levi_cowboys

Joey Ickes

  • joined Sep 12, 2011
  • last login Apr 19, 2014
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Cowboys Gameplans: Scouting The Kansas City Chiefs

As the Cowboys complete their preparation for their week 2 matchup with the Kansas City Chiefs, let's look at the scouting report on what to expect from to see from the Chiefs on both sides of the ball.

Cowboys Defensive Line: Name That Technique

When we talk about the Cowboy's defensive line, specifically the defensive tackles, we talk about their alignment, often referred to as a technique. Let's look at these techniques...

Scouting The New York Football Giants

Throughout the season, I'll spend time watching film for the Cowboys' upcoming opponents and trying to put together some mini-game plans. Let's take our first look at the New York Giants.

Roster Cuts: Source Says Armstrong Out Of The Mix

Reports are surfacing that the Cowboys have begun trimming their roster from 75 to 53.

Alex Tanney Is Not Worth A Roster Spot

The talk leading up to this weekends final cuts in Dallas almost all revolve around whether or not the Cowboys will keep Alex Tanney on their final 53-man roster, or waive him with hopes to get him to the practice squad. Let's examine this decision

Cowboys Start Making Cuts To Get To 75

It's Cut Down day number 1 in the NFL and 11 players will be cut by the Cowboys today. These cuts will roll in throughout the day, and the first came this morning.

Eating Some Cowboys Crow: Miles Austin Flavor

Anyone ever been wrong about a prediction revolving around our beloved Cowboys? I have, and I'm not afraid to admit it...

On the Chalkboard: Creating Cowboys Mismatches

When we hear talk about the Cowboys offense in 2013, we hear a lot about creating mismatches. Let's take a look at a creative way we may see Bill Callahan and Jason Garrett try to create these match-ups to attack defenses.

Football Basics: Gameplanning & Scripting

We have heard a lot of talk about Tony Romo's increased involvement in the Cowboys game planning for the 2013 season. But what exactly goes into this? Let's talk game plans and scripting...

Jason Garrett: On A Seat That's Never Been Cooler

In spite of many offseason story lines, if you're paying attention, it's easy to see that Jason Garrett is nowhere near a hot seat.

Cowboys Hall Of Fame Game Observations

After watching the Cowboys 24-20 Hall of Fame game win over the Miami Dolphins twice, here are a few notes.

On The Chalkboard: Defending The Read Option

To conclude our series on the read option, we will take a look at how defensive coordinators should attempt to slow down the concepts.

On The Chalkboard: Variations of the Read Option

Other than the standard zone-read, what kinds of read option action could the Cowboys face, or use in 2013? Let's go to the board to find out.

Takeaways: The Key To a Cowboys 2013 Playoff Run

The Cowboys will make the playoffs if the defense can force atleast 30 turnovers.

On The Chalkboard: The Read Option

After it's breakout season in 2012, you can be sure that both offensive and defensive coordinators are out to learn everything they can about the Read Option. This video, the first of a multiple part series to come, breaks down the scheme.

On The Chalkboard: Four Verticals

Is there a route combination that can be used against any coverage in any down and distance situation effectively? Why yes, and I'm so glad you asked... Let's go to the chalk board to talk it out.

On The Chalkboard: The Pistol Formation

What is it? Why is it successful? & Why we will see the Cowboys line up in it in 2013....

Dallas Cowboys Roster: Post-Mini Camp Projections

Tom Ryle & I take our shots at what the Cowboys Roster will look like on opening night against the Giants.

On The Chalkboard: Cover 3 Beaters - Stick Concept

As we prepare for the 2013 NFL Season, let's go back to the Chalkboard to look at a popular route combination used to attack Cover 3, a coverage we will see very regularly from the Dallas Cowboys under Monte Kiffin.

On The Chalkboard: Cover 3 Beaters- Y-Sail

As we prepare for the 2013 NFL Season, let's go back to the Chalkboard to look at a popular route combination used to attack Cover 3, a coverage we will see very regularly from the Dallas Cowboys under Monte Kiffin.

Should the Cowboys be featured on Hard Knocks?

The Cowboys could be interesting candidates for HBO's Inside Training Camp series. Should they take part?

On the Chalkboard: Cover 3

Let's go back to the Chalkboard in this video to help understand another base coverage in Monte Kiffin's defense, Cover 3.

The Myth Of Balance From The Mouth Of A Pirate

How can an offense achieve the type of "Balance" that coaches talk endlessly about? College offensive guru and self declared pirate, Mike Leach, has a take that applies well to the Cowboys offense.

In the Film Room: Cowboy Playcalling vs Execution

The popular theme is that the Cowboys' lack of creative playcalling hurts their offense. Let's go into the Film Room to find out if it's true.

In the Film Room: JJ Wilcox and the "Jump" call

Back in the film room looking at Cowboys 3rd round pick J.J. Wilcox and talking X's and O's and technique

Extremely Early Cowboys 53-man Roster Projections

Two Blogging The Boys writers take a first run at what they believe the Cowboys 53-Man roster will be.

Cowboys 2013 Draft: What The "Experts" Are Saying

Several majory media outlooks have posted extremely pre-mature grades for the 2013 Draft. Find out how the Cowboys did here

On The Tape: Cowboys 1st rounder Travis Frederick

I watched 3 of Frederick's college games, and now I'm giving my impressions of the Cowboys first round pick.

On the Tape: Gavin Escobar

My impressions of the Cowboys new Tight End after watching 4 of his college games.

On The Tape: Rookie WR Terrance Williams

Taking a look at the Cowboys 3rd round pick and some of his college work.

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