BTB:Cowboys Draft: What It Reveals About Long-Term Defensive Strategy

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by cowboyjoe, May 3, 2011.

  1. cowboyjoe

    cowboyjoe Well-Known Member

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    From this early evidence, Dallas’ draft played out in highly predictable fashion. They did indeed take a first-round tackle, as well as two later-round interior linemen; they drafted a wide receiver and a running back. In short, the list of pre-draft invitees effectively announced the Cowboys’ intentions and draft strategy: to upgrade the offense. Yesterday, I offered some thoughts on how this might play out on the field in 2011 and beyond.

    But how about Dallas’ 23rd-ranked defense? Some thoughts about the relationship between the Cowboys recent picks and their (new) defensive strategy after the jump...

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