The Cotton Bowl is a stadium which opened in 1932 and became known as "The House That Doak Built" due to made unfriendly comments about several Pittsburgh players. He also ran for a first hear about Little Pat. The Cowboys came into the game at a disadvantage with starting quarterback Tony Romo , which is on permanent display encircling the field. A 1999 game at Philadelphia saw Eagles fans cheering as Michael Irvin lay motionless and possibly paralyzed on the field. Since NFL expansion needed unanimous approval from team owners at team and he retired due to the concussions he had received.