The Cowboys had many problems in 2020, but the biggest issue was stopping the run. - The Dallas Cowboys Daily Blitz Podcast
The Dallas Cowboys’ 2020 run defense ranked 31st in the NFL last season. That’s second-worst in the league. Welcome to the Daily Blitz by DSP Media in partnership with CowboysSI.com. The Cowboy’ 2021 schedule looks to be loaded with running back talent again, with the likes of Christian McCaffrey, Saquon Barkley (twice), Dalvin Cook, Alvin Kamara, and Josh Jacobs just to name a few. How can it get better for the Cowboys? First of all, this isn’t the same team as it was in 2020. Several additions to the defensive line and linebacker position should help. Secondly, the “mastermind” behind last season’s defense, Mike Nolan, is gone. Maybe the biggest question is, “Can it actually get any worse?” the defensive line should be better, the linebackers should be better, and the defensive ends should be better. But is it possible for a better offense to help the defense? Let’s discuss! Please join us daily for the Daily Blitz at CowboysSI.com, TheBlitzcast.com, or the Dallas Cowboys Blitzcast YouTube Channel. And make sure to for all the latest videos and visual content! Then continue the conversation on Twitter: @BlitzcastNFL and @IndyCarTim. To submit a question for the show please email us, or to submit your joke of the day to be considered for use on the air, email the show at TheCowboysBlitzcast@gmail.com with “Joke Of The Day” in the subject line. If we use your joke on the air we’ll send you a free DSP Media / Cowboys Blitzcast t-shirt or hat!