Last Season: 8-8, 3-3 division Playoffs: Missed the postseason Stat Leaders: QB Tony Romo (4903 YDS, 28 TDS, 19 INTS); RB DeMarco Murray (663 YDS, 4 TDS); WR Dez Bryant (1,382 YDS, 12 TDS); DE Anthony Spencer (95 TACKLES, 11 SACKS) The Buzz: Coach Jason Garrett and quarterback Tony Romo are still charged with running the Cowboys, but owner Jerry Jones' patience is clearly fading. Dallas hasn't made a Super Bowl appearance since 1996, and owner Jerry Jones likely will pull the trigger on major changes if the Cowboys don't make a playoff run. Dallas has enough weapons to be competitive on offense as long as QB Tony Romo doesn't press to make big plays under pressure, leading to interceptions. The biggest offseason acquisition could be a true game changer for the team. Dallas fired replacing defensive coordinator Rob Ryan and replaced him with ace defensive specialist Monte Kiffin. Jones may be the biggest challenge for the Cowboys, who have to cope with his pressure and meddling. Luck Factor: Cowboys need Jones to stay out of the way. Good luck with that!
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