The 2016 NFL season was the 1st under new head coach Doug Pederson. After starting the season going 3-0 the Eagles finished 4th in the NFC East with a 7 and 9 record. The Eagles are looking for another division title in the 2017 NFL season.
Formed in 1933, the Philadelphia Eagles are a professional football franchise based in Philadelphia, PA. The Eagles compete in the National Football League (NFL) in the NFC East division against teams lie the New York Giants, Dallas Cowboys, and Washington Redskins. Gang Green and The Birds is what they are referred as to in their home stadium, Lincoln Financial Field. Chuck Bednarik, Bob Brown, Reggie White, Steve Van Buren, Tommy McDonald, Greasy Neale, Pete Pihos, Sonny Jurgensen, and Norm Van Brocklin have been inducted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The team consistently ranks in the top three in attendance and has sold out every game since the 1999 season.
Known as “America’s Team”, the Dallas Cowboys have had a rough stretch of years in the past decade, however, they had a playoff year in 2016. Dak Prescott had a breakout season that resulted in Tony Romo being forced into retirement. Romo had started the season but it was cut short by injury in the first couple of weeks. The Cowboys finished the 2016 NFL season with a 13-3 and a 1st place finish in the NFC East. The Cowboys lost to the Green Bay Packers in the divisional playoffs, 34-31. The Cowboys will be a favorite for the 2018 Super Bowl and are looking forward to a great NFL season.
Founded in 1960, the Dallas Cowboys are a professional football team based in the Dallas–Fort Worth area. The Cowboys compete in the National Football League (NFL) in the NFC East division against rivals New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles, and Washington Redskins. The team plays its home games at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX. The Cowboys have won 5 Super Bowl in 1971 (VI), 1977 (XII), 1992 (XXVII), 1993 (XXVIII), 1995 (XXX). Tom Landry, Emmitt Smith, Roger Staubach, Mike Ditka, Tony Dorsett, Randy White, and Troy Aikman are just a few of the Pro Hall of Famers to play and coach for the franchise over the years.