2010 Dallas Cowboys preview

The offense and defense are clicking -- and the Super Bowl is in Dallas

Originally Published: September 3, 2010
By Gary Horton | Special to ESPN Insider

Gary Horton is the founder of Scouts Inc. and has spent more than two decades around the game of football. In advance of the 2010 NFL season, he offers a look at the offensive and defensive philosophies of every team, among other observations. ESPN television talent use these same files to help them prepare for the season. You can find all teams, as posted, archived to the right; you can find them on one page by going here.

For the full team rundown, including where the Cowboys' linebackers stack up compared to the rest of the league and insight into the backfield rotation and an offensive lineman whose play is crucial, you must be an ESPN Insider.

Gary Horton spent 10 years in the NFL as a scout and another 10 years at the college level as an assistant coach and recruiter. He is the founder and most seasoned member of the Scouts Inc. staff, and his extensive experience at all levels of football make him an excellent talent evaluator.