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An Inside Look At The Dallas Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys are one of the teams with a short, but highly impactful history. The franchise was established in 1960 and since then, they became one of the best and most decorated teams in the league. They have reached the Super Bowl 8 times, tied with the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Denver Broncos, and only behind the New England Patriots. They are also the wealthiest franchises in the world with a net worth of over $5 billion.

These stats are exactly why many people consider them the best team in the NFL. Numerous fans are even placing bets on them winning the Super Bowl this year. The team’s odds are great and the rewards are tremendous. If you think that the Dallas Cowboys have a chance of winning, visit this link to signup and wager your opinion.

The Cowboys have achieved many milestones in their 59-year-old history. They are the only team in the NFL to record 29 straight winning seasons and have a streak of 190 consecutive sold-out regular and post-regular games, home and away. In 2014, they generated over $600 million in revenue which was a record for a US team. What are some of the rest interesting facts about the franchise?

Number of Trophies

Let’s start off with the most popular trophy. The Cowboys have won the Super Bowl 5 times in their history, in 1971, 1977, 1992, 1993, and 1995. The number of trophies is second only to the New England Patriots. They’ve also won 10 Conference Championships – two of them in the NFL Eastern, and eight in the NFC.

Their vault also has 24 Division championships. They won the NFL Eastern in 1966, the NFL Capitol in 1967, 1968, and 1969, and have been champions of the NFC East 20 times. The team is also among the ones with the highest number of playoff appearances – 31.

Home Fields

Their current home field is the AT&T Stadium. They played their first game in 2009. During their history, they had 2 other home fields. During the period from 1960-1971, the Dallas Cowboys played at Cotton Bowl. Their second home stadium was the Texas Stadium, where they played from 1971-2008. One interesting fact though, even though the team is from Dallas, the AT&T Stadium is located in Arlington, Texas and that is where they play their home games.

Like we mentioned earlier, the team is selling out every game since 2002. The tickets were a major contribution into making them the world’s most valuable team.

Rivalries

The franchise has 6 major rivalries. Their first rivalry is with the Green Bay Packers, which is one of the best-known intra-conference rivalries. Apart from the Packers, Dallas Cowboys also have a rival relationship with the 49ers, the New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles, and the Washington Redskins.

The Ring of Honor

Instead of retiring jersey numbers, the Cowboys have the so-called Ring of Honor around their home field. It honors numerous former players, coaches and other staff members which had major contributions to the franchise. In total, the Ring has 19 players, 2 executives, and 1 head coach as of November 2019.


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