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Matthew Postins

Matthew Postins is an award-winning sportswriter who has covered high school, college and professional sports. He writes about Dallas-Fort Worth sports for CultureMap. 

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Dallas Mavericks Coup

Rajon Rondo trade could satisfy Mark Cuban's objective for Dallas Mavericks

By Matthew Postins

The Dallas Mavericks needed an elite point guard to compete in the Western Conference. Rajon Rondo was gathering dust on a horrible Boston Celtics team that needed ammunition to rebuild ...


Cowboys Game-Changer

J.J. Wilcox's big plays bode well for Dallas Cowboys' present and future

By Matthew Postins

The Dallas Cowboys have spent the past few years building a pipeline of talented young players on the offensive side of the football, most notably on the offensive line. But ...


A Purple Fall

TCU's tumble out of College Football Playoff reflects game's new world

By Matthew Postins

If the TCU Horned Frogs were Charlie Brown, the College Football Playoff committee became their Lucy on Sunday morning. The committee pulled their College Football Playoff berth right out from ...


Road Warriors

Cowboys prove running the football on the road is their pathway to playoffs

By Matthew Postins

The last time the Dallas Cowboys lost a road game they were in Chicago to play the Bears on a frigid Monday night as the rest of the Dallas-Fort Worth ...


One Last Chance for TCU

Horned Frogs land in top 4 but Bears hope to claw their way to College Football Playoff

By Matthew Postins

The last time TCU won a national championship in football was 1938. The Horned Frogs went undefeated that year, beating a school named Carnegie Mellon in the Sugar Bowl. Dutch ...


All Is Not Lost

Dallas Cowboys must solve traditional December downturn to make playoffs

By Matthew Postins

The Dallas Cowboys looked plain bad on Thanksgiving Day against the Philadelphia Eagles. Worst game of the season in a 33-10 loss. Period. You know what? Leave it behind. It ...


The Apprentice

Idea that Michael Young will rise quickly to Texas Rangers GM assumes a lot

By Matthew Postins

The news that Michael Young would join the Texas Rangers as a special assistant to the general manager earned the organization universal praise last month. And why wouldn’t it ...


Romo's Heroics

Tony Romo's rally against Giants shows he's playing the best football of his career

By Matthew Postins

Here’s something to chew on for a few minutes. Tony Romo authored his 27th career fourth-quarter or overtime comeback during the Dallas Cowboys’ 31-28 win over the New York ...


A Mavs Homecoming

Fan favorite J.J. Barea is glad to be back home with Dallas Mavericks

By Matthew Postins

One might argue that J.J. Barea never really left the Dallas Mavericks, at least not emotionally. It would be difficult to blame him. After all, as an integral part ...


Cowboys Clock Jaguars

Dez Bryant's monster game in London should make Dallas show him the money

By Matthew Postins

You can call off the search party — the Dallas Cowboys found Dez Bryant on Sunday against Jacksonville. Repeatedly. After Bryant experienced his worst games of the season back-to-back, the fifth-year ...


Decision Time for Dallas

Dallas Cowboys reach fork in the road after worst week of 2014 season so far

By Matthew Postins

Welcome to the fork in the road of the 2014 Dallas Cowboys season. Every season has one, and the Cowboys have run smack into it. The path they choose will ...


Horned Frogs Rising

TCU faces make-or-break stretch for College Football Playoff contention

By Matthew Postins

After nine weeks, the speculation ended. The College Football Playoff committee released its first top 25 of the 2014 season, and the speculation turned to analysis and whining, depending on ...


Season of Chandlers

Chandlers help make Dallas Mavericks one of this season's toughest opponents

By Matthew Postins

No Western Conference team — in fact, no team the San Antonio Spurs played last postseason — gave them bigger fits than the Dallas Mavericks. The Mavs were the only team to ...


Cowboys Scare

Despite Dallas Cowboys' greatness this season, it's still Tony Romo's team

By Matthew Postins

Admit it — you saw your Dallas Cowboys season flash in front of your eyes as Tony Romo laid on the AT&T Stadium turf in the third quarter of Monday ...


An Authentic Choice

New Texas Rangers skipper Jeff Banister brings fight and survivor instinct to team

By Matthew Postins

We’ve heard a lot about new Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister recently. Perhaps the most ringing endorsement comes from Chuck Morgan, otherwise known as the voice of the Texas ...


Cowboys Show Killer Instinct

Turnaround Dallas Cowboys confirm they can play with any NFL team

By Matthew Postins

Even before they took the field in Arlington, the Dallas Cowboys clearly had a new identity. But until Sunday’s win over the New York Giants, it wasn’t clear ...


Dallas Stuns Seattle

Dallas stuns Seattle with dominant defense nobody saw coming

By Matthew Postins

The Dallas Cowboys defense you wanted to run out of town on a rail last season is now the defense you want to treat to a steak dinner at Pappas ...


Wise Football Investment

Dan Bailey's clutch field goal shows Cowboys were wise to invest in veteran kicker

By Matthew Postins

Even great kickers are allowed to miss a field goal now and again. But great kickers like the Dallas Cowboys’ Dan Bailey remain great kickers because they don’t squander ...


No More Train Wreck

Are these Dallas Cowboys really ready to break the cycle of mediocrity?

By Matthew Postins

If I had to look in the mirror before the start of this Dallas Cowboys season and say, “The Cowboys will be 3-1 after four games,” I couldn’t have ...


Running Away

DeMarco Murray's price tag goes up with every yard he gains for Dallas

By Matthew Postins

As good as DeMarco Murray's numbers look so far this season, there's a bitter sweetness to the stat sheet. That’s because with every yard Murray gains, the ...


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