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THE QUESTION

Why are the Cowboys So Hated?

How does "America's Team" remain one of the most loathed franchises in sports?

Posted by Emil Steiner on November 20, 2009 6:00 AM
FROM THE PANEL

Eastern let down

Unrealistic expectations have doomed one of the best divisions in the NFL to disappointment, almost regardless of the outcome of the season.

Posted by Sean McCann, on November 23, 2009 12:34 PM

Cowboys: Viva La Vida

We used to rule the world, but these days it's just as easy to pity the Cowboys as it is to hate us.

Posted by Gene Wang, on November 20, 2009 11:51 AM

America's Team... of arrogance

Everything is bigger in Texas, except the Cowboys trophy over the last 13 years.

Posted by Dan Levy, on November 20, 2009 10:59 AM

Like Yanks, Cowboys under microscope

Most fans loathe the Cowboys, and will do anything they can to bad-mouth them. Is it fair? Not really.

Posted by Sean Moroney, on November 20, 2009 10:41 AM

Cowboys bandwagon pathetic

The legions of soulless, bandwagon Cowboys fans, scattered across America, make Dallas that much more repugnant.

Posted by Jason Brewer, on November 20, 2009 9:22 AM

Keep Dallas in Dallas

I don't have a problem with Cowboys fans from Texas, it's the locals -- the ones who want nothing more than to spoil the home team's party.

Posted by Dave Goldberg, on November 20, 2009 6:57 AM

Cowboys fans suck

My hatred of the Cowboys is less about the team and more about having to deal with the obnoxious fan base.

Posted by Edward Valentine, on November 20, 2009 6:52 AM

UnAmerica's Team

Why do Redskins fans hate the Cowboys? Let us count the ways.

Posted by Leonard Shapiro, on November 20, 2009 6:43 AM

What's the root of Cowboys hatred?

Why are the Dallas Cowboys the most hated franchise in sports? Weigh in here...

Posted by Reader Poll, on November 20, 2009 6:13 AM

FEATURED COMMENTS

orionexpress: Mostly just because I can not stand Loud, Obnoxious , Hick Texans. I root against all Texas teams because of the Bigots and A-Holes of these...

VaNat: How about a one word answer- jealousy. The Redskins and their fans have always had a "we're Jan, the Cowboys are Marcia" complex about the...

jckdoors: When the Cowboys play Washington, it's the only time I want the Cowboys to win....

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