Originally Posted by Phoenix
This is why we continually have to play catch up with the rest of the league. Honestly, Jerry is not qualified for GM. He says he won three SBs as GM...I say that the Cowboys won three SBs in SPITE of him being GM.
There is not a single other NFL team that would even consider having him as GM. That is how bad this is.
Those 3 SB's are so far back in the past that they are irrelevant for the here and now.
Inspite of him as GM? Maybe, maybe not. It was a perfect coming together of numerous things - which any team needs to win like they did. Landry had already drafted Irivn. We had the #1 pick so we got Troy. Emmitt worked out well. Many other pieces fell into place. Charles Haley seemed to put us over the hump.
No denying that Jerruh is terrible as a GM and has been for a long long time. He probably deserves some credit for those 3 SB's, at least as the "GM" he allowed the people around him to do their thing.