John Madden

  • News

    August 27, 2009
  • Blogs

    April 22, 2009

    The Top 10 People I'd Like To See Disappear From My Sports TV

    True story: Back in 2004 I was preparing to go to the Summer Olympics in Greece as a reporter for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. In preparation for what was potentially a hostile, dangerous, terroristy, post-9/11 environment, all Knight-Ridder newspaper chain employees headed overseas were requi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2009

    Church Chat: The Final Score

    Ball hog.Let's see, last week we had 60 mph winds, golf ball-sized hail, 80-degree days and 20-degree wind chills. Now, extrapolating the absurdity, the Texas Rangers are displaying genuine optimism. In this turvy topsy world, could these signs be the beginning of the end? Or merely ... More >>

  • News

    August 7, 2008

    Wading Through Doubt

    Cowboys head coach Wade Phillips is guaranteed nothing beyond a talented team in 2008

  • News

    December 13, 2007

    Smitten With Witten

    What's not to like about the best tight end in Cowboys history?

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2007
  • Blogs

    September 24, 2007
  • News

    September 6, 2007

    Ellis Island

    Cowboys veteran tries to escape the tired, poor, hungry, huddled masses

  • News

    November 9, 2006


    Our fear of the unknown appears unfounded. So far.

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2006
  • Calendar

    July 13, 2006
  • News

    July 13, 2006

    The Fab Fifty

    Where would we be without these powerful peeps? In the fetal position, craving sports.

  • Calendar

    March 3, 2005

    Freckle Fest

    Kiss them; they're Irish

  • News

    December 25, 2003

    Pull the Plug

    Our intrepid correspondent gets punked like a girly man on the video gridiron

  • Calendar

    July 10, 2003

    Pitch a FIT

    A dozen troupes act up

  • Dining

    October 18, 2001

    Mongo Fury

    Don't let Mongo Man scare you away from BD's Mongolian Barbecue

  • Best of Dallas

    September 20, 2001
  • Film

    August 16, 2001

    Ship of Fools

    Color-blind casting is one thing, but Captain Corelli's Mandolin goes absurdly overboard

  • Film

    February 1, 2001

    The X Factor

    Gillian Anderson gives a dazzling performance in The House of Mirth

  • Culture

    January 25, 2001

    Don't Call It a Comeback

    Pat Summerall has been here for years, rockin' his peers...and so forth

  • Film

    August 10, 2000

    Scabbed Over

    The Replacements can't even score with Gene Hackman on the team

  • Culture

    October 21, 1999

    The product

    Former Dallas Cowboy Pat Toomay found it harder to write about the NFL than to play in it

  • Film

    December 31, 1998

    A slightly dirty dozen

    Although many standout films were released in 1998, no one movie really stood out

  • Film

    December 24, 1998

    As we like it

    The buoyant Shakespeare in Love indulges in smart baloney

  • News

    April 23, 1998

    Getting Madden

    A McKinney family sues Fox for sacking a young quarterback's dream

  • Film

    July 24, 1997

    Queen Victoria's highland fling

    Mrs. Brown's dig into English history turns up a calcified fossil

  • Culture

    January 19, 1995

    Barry blew it

    Switzer's casual approach caught up with the Cowboys

  • Culture

    December 8, 1994

    A Metroplex mega-autoplex?

    Buckle your seat belts, Dallas: NASCAR is coming