interesting article and video quoting tom brady discussing 5 things he's learned from the pats organization. l. toughness. just don't bring guys to the team that aren't tough. 2. next to head coach, o-line coach is the most important on the team. 3. versatile linebackers. pats preach run, cover, hit. 4. value of in line tight ends.' 5. invest in special teams. he says having a guy who can hit an opponent inside the 10 yard line (punts or kick returns) is huge. any and all apply to the cowboys who haven't been as good as following these guidelines.