FRISCO – It’s possible the Dallas Cowboys carry these jokes upon themselves, simply because as we’ve stated in this house – instead harshly – “From time to time the Cowboys look like a marketing organization that plays soccer.”
So on Monday, when the PR division invited the DFW media to RSVP to a Wednesday morning press convention here at The Star – even although the announcement evidently said that the purpose was to host a “major business announcement press conference” …
Speculation ran wild. Predictions – from foolish to snide – did, much too.
No, group owner Jerry Jones, approaching his 80th birthday, is not “stepping down.”
No, Tony Romo, Troy Aikman and Michael Irvin are not becoming a member of the coaching staff. (Nor is Sean Payton.)
No, the franchise did not want to formally announce its improve in AT&T Stadium ticket rates (however that 1 is in fact taking place.)
“Blockchain.com is a person of the oldest and most trusted digital asset platforms in the earth,” Jerry Jones said in the business announcement of a partnership with the cryptocurrency agency. “They are bringing Wall Street to Most important Street … and which is a touchdown for our millions of worldwide admirers.”
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This is an NFL first, a partnership with a crypto company. Said Jerry: “We get satisfaction in becoming the initially crew in the NFL to indication an official cryptocurrency partnership.
There is a location to converse about the offseason roster choices – a roster seemingly weakened by the departure of Amari Cooper, La’el Collins and Randy Gregory. There is a area to discuss about the coming NFL Draft, and Dallas’ options. And there is a place to talk about all the things about the Cowboys from their front office environment strategies to some of the personal strife impacting the Jones spouse and children.
And in the hallways listed here at The Star subsequent the business announcement, some of all those factors had been broached – and/or have now been talked over by Jerry and Stephen Jones, as nicely as coach Mike McCarthy.
Was it good of the audience to replicate on the “business announcement” by assuming the worst, or by assuming a thing silly? It’s possible the Cowboys deliver that on on their own. … but by way of knowing how this building operates: The Jones spouse and children thinks it can gain at both of those business and at football. And snark and cynicism aside, no matter if you think that, 1 business press meeting on a Wednesday right here at The Star just isn’t a considerable more than enough event to verify the Jones relatives improper.