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Twitter: Blue jerseys won't be played until SD game

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Sep 12, 2013.

  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

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  2. SDCowboy85

    SDCowboy85 Well-Known Member

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    That's a shame. They should be worn every game.
     
  3. Vanilla2

    Vanilla2 Well-Known Member

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    Good
     
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  4. stinger26

    stinger26 Active Member

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    Damn shame we don't wear the blues more often...they look so sweet
     
  5. ufcrules1

    ufcrules1 Well-Known Member

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    Agreed. The blue look way nicer than the white. They actually match with the helmet and pants too.
     
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  6. dexternjack

    dexternjack World Traveler

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    Is there a good/official explanation about why the blues are so rare? I'd like to see them at least twice a season.
     
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  7. FLCowboyFan

    FLCowboyFan Hoping to be half the man Tom Landry was.

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    The blue uniforms are unlucky. Over the years they lose more than win with them.
     
  8. ScipioCowboy

    ScipioCowboy More than meets the eye.

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    We're at a point in Cowboys history when they could probably tinker with the white jerseys-only tradition if they were so inclined. I doubt the backlash would be too strong when, as far as the younger fans are concerned, no jersey has been particularly lucky.
     
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  9. danielofthesaints

    danielofthesaints Well-Known Member

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    If color could cause luck, would you wear the same colored shirt everyday? I hope you are not serious that you believe the blue uniforms are unlucky.
     
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  10. Super_Kazuya

    Super_Kazuya Well-Known Member

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    Jerry seems content to stay traditional except for the "Ed Norton" jerseys on Thanksgiving. But there was a time when we would wear those white double stars pretty often. Heck, they were even like our unofficial playoff jerseys back in the day.
     
  11. Boyzmamacita

    Boyzmamacita CowBabe Up!!! Zone Supporter

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    I don't know what the Joneses are afraid of. I'm a traditionalist but the blue jerseys are part of our tradition. Why not embrace them? Wear them at home against division opponents.
     
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  12. Bowdown27

    Bowdown27 Well-Known Member

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    I may be in the minority but I love the white jerseys. I'm perfectly fine rocking those every game
     
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  13. Idgit

    Idgit That sounds really boring Staff Member

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    It's a scientific fact that the blue ones are unlucky. They look better, but I prefer the white unis, just because they're iconic.
     
  14. IrishAnto

    IrishAnto Well-Known Member

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    I agree.

    I like the colour blue the defense used to ware in training camp, but don't like the game day blue at all.
     
  15. Fredd

    Fredd Well-Known Member

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    Even your dog dons the blue
     
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  16. bark

    bark Well-Known Member

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    The curse of the blue jerseys originated when Dallas wore them in Super Bowl V.
    All the quirky plays and bounces of the ball went against us. (still don't know how we lost that game) and then the eagles choose to wear their whites in the NFC championship game of 81 ( I think) again a loss and the legend was born.
     
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  17. CoCo

    CoCo Well-Known Member

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    Someone did a list recently on the best uniforms across all major sports. I think the STL Cardinals were #1 (my team btw). The Cowboys were way, way down the list. Maybe 18 or so, behind some ridiculous uniforms like the Golden State Warriors. I thought it was absurd. Then I read the comment under their ranking. Something to the effect of so much potential but just cannot get the nuance right - like the green pants...

    I have to say, I get their point. Its a bit ridiculous that as great as the basic color scheme is (blue & silver) and the absolutely iconic Star, that this org chooses to stay with green pants and struggles mightily to get the blue uni right. It shouldn't be that hard.
     
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  18. bleedin' blue

    bleedin' blue Active Member

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    Blue jerseys have always been my faves ;)
     
  19. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    [quot=boyzmamacita, post: 5180696, member: 1697"]I don't know what the Joneses are afraid of. I'm a traditionalist but the blue jerseys are part of our tradition. Why not embrace them? Wear them at home against division opponents.[/quote]

    The whites were a Schramm idea. Back in the. Sixties the idea was to see every team's colors and for Dallas to be unique when playing at home. Marketing drove the decision then and it drives it now since it is part of the brand now.
     
  20. bigdnlaca

    bigdnlaca Well-Known Member

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    They should wear the throwback blues and chargers wear their afl jerseys throwback.
     

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