Cowboys Unrestricted

13 Episodes

By: Big Heads Media

A Dallas Cowboys podcast hosted by a Cowboys fan and a Cowboys hater. You get the best of both worlds.

Impressive showing vs Bucs/Cowboys Week 2 Preview
Last Wednesday at 12:00 AM

Lucas and Nick dive straight into the Thursday night recap with Rob Leeds of The Pewter Plank. Evaluating Dak Prescott's performance (1:22); Prescott as a top 5 quarterback? (2:15); Dak's ankle is not an issue (4:59); Ezekiel Elliott quietly played great (6:00); Did the Cowboys' defense improve? (8:40); Is Antonio Brown back at a WR1 level? (13:15); How much longer will Tom Brady play? (15:26); Previewing Week 2 vs LA Chargers (20:25); Roster changes for Dallas (21:05); Cowboys can sneak away with a win (23:27); LA coming off an impressive win (24:10); Matchups to watch (25:54); If it's a shootout, the Cowboys will likely win (33:15)

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Quick 2021 Season Preview/Week 1 Injury Updates

After Lucas hyped himself up all last week thinking Week 1 started last week, he brings his excitement into this week's podcast. Nick and Lucas take turns debating which matchups the Dallas Cowboys will win. Week 1 @ Buccaneers (3:05); Week 2 @ Chargers (5:23); Week 3 vs Eagles (7:28); Week 4 vs Panthers (9:16); Week 5 vs Giants (10:18); Week 6 @ Patriots (11:30); Week 8 @ Vikings (13:21); Week 9 vs Broncos (15:06); Week 10 vs Falcons (16:44); Week 11 @ Chiefs (17:48); Week 12 vs Raiders (18:12); Week 13 @ Saints (20:17); Week 14 @ WFT (21:43); Week 15 @ Giants (23:31); Week 16 vs WFT (26:00); Week 17 vs Cardinals (27:04); Week 18 @ Eagles/season record reactions (29:21); Injury updates heading into Week 1 (31:46); Nick and Lucas name 1 player to watch on Thursday (33:32)

Intro by LANHRE 

Warming Up to Week 1 vs Buccaneers

The start of the 2021 NFL season is days away. Nick and Lucas kicked things off by criticizing the lack of snaps for Dallas' first-team offense (1:49), The GOAT vs Brady (8:16); The top dawg takes the W (9:48); Juggernaught receiving corps line up against each other (12:28); Injuries have the Cowboys' offensive line surrounded with questions (14:02); Veterans run the show for the Bucs D-Line (15:43); A disagreement over the linebacking matchup (19:08); Forgotten players on the Bucs are beyond underrated (25:01); Antoine Winfield Jr. steals the show at safety (30:56)

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Injuries Creep up Once Again

The Dallas Cowboys have shown up in the preseason despite the lack of results. Nick and Lucas dive into Isreal Mukuamu's rise to the headlines even though Lucas can't pronounce his name (1:07); Micah Parsons playing like a top rookie thus far (5:17); The excitement and nervousness for Week 1 vs Tompa Bay (8:50); Cooper off PUP list/Dak may not get preseason snaps (10:53); Neville Gallimore's elbow injury & the impact on the IDL (16:15); Connor Williams is not a center (22:10); Lack of competition ending preseason can impact readiness for Week 1 (24:25); Will CeeDee Lamb finish 2021 as WR1? (25:38); Depth players to watch out for (33:59)


Which Cowboys could soon earn the gold jacket?

Reaching the Hall of Fame is not easy to do, but Drew Pearson and Jimmy Johnson finally did it. Lucas and Nick go over whether or not they should be in Canton (0:43); Will this quarterback-turned broadcaster go from undrafted to enshrined? (12:34); Comparing Tony Romo to Andy Dalton (15:01); Romo vs Eli Manning (18:01); One of the best at his position in NFL history (27:04); The first of Dallas' big 3 offensive linemen (30:49); Arguably the best O-Lineman in recent history (34:41); Can Dez squeeze into Canton? (37:04); Micah Parsons looks as expected (41:22); Connor Williams steps up against Aaron Donald (42:51); Quick update on Dak Prescott's shoulder injury (48:53)<...

What to expect from Dak, Tank Lawrence, and the Cowboys defense

As training camp begins, the Dallas Cowboys make headlines again. Malik Hooker has been working out for Dallas and could be a great signing to help at safety (2:57); What to expect from Dak Prescott in 2021 (6:39); The fate of Dallas' 2021 season comes down to their defense (13:31); Looking at options for Dallas' CB2 (23:25); D-Law is an underrated player (31:00).

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Cornerback Carousel

Nick is all caught up with stuff, but Lucas returns to give an update on Amari Cooper's availability for training camp (0:58); Diggs is the Cowboys' CB1 lock (2:37); despite his draft position, he might not be the CB2 come Week 1 (4:15); experience and previous success gives him an edge to start, at least for the first few games (5:14); his physical traits and impressive minicamp put him on the radar for CB2 (6:31); is Mike McCarthy on the hot seat? (9:16); Should we be concerned with the safties in Dallas? (15:02); this hybrid player will be a key contributor for Dan Quinn's defense (18:41).


Looking forward to next season/first guest ever

Nick returns with Lucas, and joining them is a diehard Dallas Cowboys fan, and Lucas' brother, Chris. All three guys take a look at who they are the most excited to see this upcoming season. Chris starts it off with the biggest name on the team (1:09); Is Dak worth the top dollar? (4:59); Dak Prescott will be the modern-day who? (14:06); Nick is excited to see this player return to stardom (15:22); Chris is NOT impressed with this guy after one season (22:12); Is Mike McCarthy the right coach for Dallas? (26:14); This linebacker is on the hot seat (35:15); This offensive lineman should leave...

Players to Watch This Season

Nick was unable to make it for the podcast so Lucas ran it solo. Looking into who Cowboys fans should watch for this upcoming season, this offensive phenom is unrightfully underrated (1:08); he wasn't given an opportunity as a rookie, and only played five games last season (5:41); an underrated position in the NFL (8:19); the 2021 rookie to watch (10:00); Dallas' free-agent acquisition to watch (13:27); a high-potential defensive lineman entering his sophomore season (15:53); predicting the 2021 Dallas Cowboys MVP (18:30) 

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OTAs updates/2021 will be different

OTA's may be boring for fans, but they are an important part leading up to the regular season. Lucas and Nick get into Dan Quinn implementing his new defense (0:49); the impact of OTAs for the Dallas Cowboys (5:38); Dak Prescott update (8:38); two rookies that impressed so far (11:04); jersey number changes in Dallas (16:10); the 2021 season will be different than other seasons (20:01); one thing to look forward to in 2021 (22:46)

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2021 Season Preview/Predictions

The 2021 NFL season is creeping up, so Lucas and Nick had to make their predictions. Dallas' season opener vs Tampa Bay(0:54); in Los Angeles playing the Chargers(6:30); Eagles laughable vs Dallas(12:25); Carolina Panthers better than expected (14:04); Game 1 vs the Giants(17:19); Mike vs Bill (19:52); a surprising loss in Week 7( (22:48); tough matchup in Minnesota(23:24); Dak gets a big test in Week 9 (25:26); walking over Atlanta before fighting the Chiefs(30:59); Winning against a mediocre team and a tough battle in Week 13(34:28); split opinions on Washington(39:37); the return to New York and Game 2 vs WFT(42:35); containing Kyler Murray is key(44:30); finishing with a bang (46:40).

2021 NFL Draft Overview

The 2021 NFL Draft s officially over, and the Dallas Cowboys made some moves to add a pick while still drafting their guy. At 12th overall, linebacker Micah Parsons was an interesting pick(0:35); Kelvin Joseph is a good makeup pick to help Dallas' needs at corner(6:11); what was Jerry Jones thinking in the 3rd round(9:12); 4th rounders Jabril Cox and Josh Ball (16:52); Cowboys add a big red zone target (19:22); depth 6th and 7th round picks (21:06); Grading the Dallas Cowboys draft class (22:22); Sean Lee's retirement/future role (23:09); Thoughts on Dallas' updated depth chart (28:17)
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Draft Day Projections

The 2021 Draft is quickly approaching, so of course, Lucas and Nick had to start a podcast to talk about it. Where should the Dallas Cowboys be looking in the first round, and how does the team look heading into next season?