It’s been a long time since the Cowboys advanced past this round.
Much has been written and spoken about the Dallas Cowboys failure to reach the NFC Championship game since the 1995 season. Saturday will represent the sixth time they’ve played in the divisional round since the team’s last NFL championship; in each of the previous five opportunities the team came up empty. In short, the divisional round has been a nightmare for Cowboys’ coaches, players and fans since the mid-90’s. Will 2018 be the year the team finally awakens?
Not often mentioned when talking about the team’s divisional round woes is the fact the team dominated that round of the playoffs from 1992 through 1994. Those Cowboys won four consecutive divisional round games by a combined score of 126 to 47 (average of 31 to 12).
Here are all nine Cowboys’ divisional round results since 1992: