Cowboys defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli nicknamed his unit “The Mighty Orphans” after Jim Dent’s book.
Cowboys defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli nicknamed his unit “The Mighty Orphans” after Jim Dent’s book. Max Faulkner mfaulkner@star-telegram.com
Cowboys defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli nicknamed his unit “The Mighty Orphans” after Jim Dent’s book. Max Faulkner mfaulkner@star-telegram.com

How the Cowboys got their Mighty Orphans nickname

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