Gil Brandt helped bring the computer age into NFL scouting and game planning. That may bring him into the Hall of Fame in August along side Broncos’ owenr Pat Bowlen, who is considered “the Father of Sunday Night Football.”
Dak Prescott and running back Ezekiel Elliott of the Cowboys finished 1-2 in the voting for the NFL Rookie of the Year in 2016 and both will be a year better in 2017. Elliott led the NFL in rushing by 300 yards and scored a conference-leading 16 touchdowns.
Dallas defensive end David Irving says the Cowboys “need” another shot at the New York Giants, but he might want to reconsider. Nobody is playing better defense than Big Blue, and it just discovered a running game.