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Tweet Break: Best of #Cowboys Twitter For Apr. 22nd

Today is April 22nd. You already knew that, though. You also knew that, despite the and NHL being well underway, the NFL has dominated the news over the past couple of days.

Reason being, the draft is just 6 days away, is suddenly a , and players are reporting back to their team's facilities to being preparation for the 2016 campaign.

Of course, all of these things drew plenty of attention from faithful on Twitter. Here is the best of the best from the past week:

We begin with a bit of analysis, as speculations and rumors have circled more and more now leading up to the final days before draft night. While the Eagles trading up for the #2 pick essentially ends the Cowboys' hopes of landing or with the fourth pick, the team is still expected to address the position at some point in this draft.

Click here to see all of the names of prospects that had pre-draft visits with the Dallas Cowboys at Valley Ranch. 

Now that we have discussed some draft rumors, it is a good time to remind everyone of just how stressful the build up to the draft can be. While the main tension should fall on the teams themselves, preparing to shape the future of their organization, it appears that some of this stress (or a lot of it) is getting to fans.

Particularly, the beloved fans that send in questions and comments to our fan page @CowboysNation.

While there are plenty of trolls lurking in the world of Twitter, the platform is undoubtedly a place for great NFL news and analysis. As we get back into some draft speculation, we find a that picked up steam around many credible Cowboys sources recently –^tfw

For more on this very topic, read this analysis from my fellow Staff Writer RJ Ochoa.

With draft season comes the excitement of a new season inching closer! In our first installment of this series, we caught Byron Jones falling in love with some fried Oreo cookies just a few weeks before having to report OTAs. 

Now are here, and we find Byron participating in a much less physical sporting activity…

is an exciting player for the Cowboys , who hopes to find a much bigger role in 2016. Let's hope he can also find his way onto a fishing trip with sometime soon.

The Cowboys are in a time period right now where they are focused on building the best roster possible for , by readying themselves for the draft along with assessing what they currently have. Let's close out this week's edition of “” by looking at the best of both those worlds.

This last series of tweets covers a player that is new to the , a player that has been around for some time now, and a player that fans are hoping finds his way into the silver and blue come draft night.

While should certainly warm up to and the potential he has to resurrect his career in Dallas, a player that might not be in position to impress fans and coaches is Rolando McClain.

As you see there, it was reported before that photo was released that a “Cowboys player” had coaches concerned with his playing condition at the moment due to his weight. That player is McClain, who shows some added weight in the photo.

Lastly, check out that awesome sports science with , linked to in the last tweet from Cowboys Nation. Before you do that, I thank you for reading another edition of this series on Inside The Star.

You can find me on Twitter @ShoreSportsNJ! I welcome all comments and questions both over there and at

Sean Martin
Sean Martin
Born January 28th, 1996- Cowboys Super Bowl XXX. Point Boro Panther, Montclair State Red Hawk, and most importantly a proud member of Cowboys Nation! I host "Upon Further Review" on 90.3 WMSC FM and every Friday from 1-4 PM ET. Twitter: @SeanMartinNFL.

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