About Matt Cordon

Blogging impatiently about the Cowboys since 2006. Being a fan since 1977 hasn't required quite as much patience.
Website: http://www.knowyourdallascowboys.com
Matt Cordon has written 1695 articles so far, you can find them below.

300-Yard Passing Games in a Season: Romo Ties Mark in 2006

Though he only started barely over half of the 2006 season, Tony Romo tied a team record with three 300-yard games in one season. The impressive part of this is that the record is shared by the likes of Don Meredith, Roger Staubach, and Danny White. Even more impressive is that even though he had […]

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Trivia: 2006 Season

[tags] Dallas Cowboys, Tony Romo, Bill Parcells, Trivia [/tags] Taking a short break from the arcane trivia of 35 years ago, here is a quiz focusing on the 2006 season: Make your own Quiz! Tweet

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Video: Defensive Highlights

Below is a pretty good defensive highlight clip. This is the work of silverandblue from The Blue and Silver.com. Hats off. Tweet

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Trivia: The Triplets

[tags]Dallas Cowboys, Troy Aikman, Michael Irvin, Emmitt Smith[/tags] A few days ago, I asked this trivia question: In which game (year and opponent) did the Cowboys first have a 300-yard passer, a 100-yard rusher, and a 100-yard receiver? The answer: Dallas had several games with multiple 100-yard receivers but did not have the trifecta until […]

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Looking Back: 1982 Regular Season Finale

A poster named coinsmr posted a clip of Tony Dorsett’s 99-yard run against the Minnesota Vikings in the Cowboys’ regular season finale in 1982. This has been posted on other blogs, but here it is for anyone who may not have seen it. Some other interesting tidbits about this game, as well as the run: […]

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Trivia: 1972 Season

Here are some multiple-choice trivia regarding the Cowboys’ 1972 season: Make your own Quiz! [tags]Dallas Cowboys trivia[/tags] Tweet

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More on Danny White

[tags] Dallas Cowboys, Danny White, Trivia[/tags] Melonball made a good point in the comments to yesterday’s post, noting that Danny White is “incredibly underrated and underappreciated by Cowboys fans.” I agree entirely. Here is what I wrote a few weeks ago about White: I don’t think any player in team history has been under more […]

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Career Passing Records

[tags] Dallas Cowboys, Quarterback, Troy Aikman, Roger Staubach, Danny White[/tags] Troy Aikman holds virtually every career passing record in the history of the Dallas Cowboys. It helps, of course, that he played not only during a pass-friendly era, but he also played in a system that took advantage of his amazing accuracy. As you might […]

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More Classic Trivia

[tags]Dallas Cowboys, Trivia[/tags] Here are some great classic trivia questions posted on the Dallas Cowboys Fan Zone today. If you want a real challenge, try to get a question past the guys on that board! 1. Which player recovered the onside kick that set up the Cowbys’ game winning drive in the miracle 1972 playoff […]

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Tony Romo’s Year in Numbers

[tags]Tony Romo, Dallas Cowboys, Quarterback, Passer Rating[/tags] Slightly lost in the feel-good year of Tony Romo in 2006 was how his performance ranks with the all-time greats in the history of the Dallas Cowboys. In terms of passer rating, only Roger Staubach and Troy Aikman had better individual seasons, and each of them only had […]

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