First of all — wow. Cowboys Stadium is huge. Or at least the scoreboard makes it look as big as any venue I’ve ever been to — though Wembley was pretty huge as well.
OK, now to business. Football is back! Even the national anthem singer warming up on the field is exciting. And speaking of warming up, players are already jogging around on the field.
Jeremy Beal, Julius Thomas, Brady Quinn and Brandon Lloyd are among the handful of players stretching out as Darius Rucker is blasting through the speakers.
It’s a new season, so to remind you how this will work, just refresh this page every now and then for updates from the leadup to the game, including pregame photos. Then, when the game starts, we’ll switch over to the first half blog, which will refresh automatically.