The 2007 Dallas Cowboys season
was the 48th season for the team in the National Football League
. The Cowboys finished the regular season tied for the best record in the NFC (13-3), and earned a first round bye
and home field advantage
throughout the playoffs. However, they lost their first playoff game to the eventual Super Bowl
champion New York Giants
, a team that they had defeated in their two regular-season matchups. This loss extended the Cowboys drought of playoff wins to eleven years and tied the NFL record of 6 straight playoff games lost.
entered his first year of his contract with the Cowboys. He was hired on February 8, 2007 after former head coach Bill Parcells
decided to retire.
On March 5, the Cowboys signed tackle Leonard Davis
, formerly with the Cardinals, to a 7-year, $50 million contract.<br>On March 6, the Cowboys signed quarterback Brad Johnson
, formerly with the Vikings, to a 3-year, $7.5 million contract.<br>On March 23, the Cowboys signed safety Ken Hamlin
, formerly with the Seahawks, to a 1-year, $2.5 million contract.
On March 1, the Cowboys released quarterback Drew Bledsoe
, center E.J. Whitley
, and tight end Ryan Hannam
.<br>On March 6, the Jets signed defensive end Kenyon Coleman
to a contract.<br>On March 7, the Cardinals signed center Al Johnson
to a contract.<br>On August 26, The Cowboys released Jamel Richardson, VVC Alumni
Free agents heading into......