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Cowboy merchandise sales falling and I love it!

Discussion in 'Jerry/Garrett/Rant Zone' started by AmberBeer, Apr 3, 2014.

  1. AmberBeer

    AmberBeer Well-Known Member

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    "teh playz"
  2. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    And the NFL’s top 10 team merchandise sales:
    1. Seattle Seahawks
    2. Denver Broncos
    3. San Francisco 49ers
    4. Dallas Cowboys
    5. New England Patriots
    6. Green Bay Packers
    7. Chicago Bears
    8. Pittsburgh Steelers
    9. New Orleans Saints
    10. New York Giants

    By that reasoning I guess Pats have something to worry about. lol
  3. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    Yeah. I was pretty sure, but I wanted to ask, to be nice. Nice and passive-aggressive.
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  4. casmith07

    casmith07 I'm the best poster in the game!

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  5. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    true 2009 GB had more sales, 2010 Saints, 2011 Pitt, 2012 Cowboys and now 2013 Seahawks. Dallas does not lead in sales every year they are however one of the top salers every year.
  6. coult44

    coult44 Well-Known Member

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    In the eyes of the modern football fan, Seattles unis are the best in the NFL . I agree...
  7. BoysFan4ever

    BoysFan4ever Well-Known Member

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    We're number 4! We're number 4!

    Woo hoo.
  8. Zordon

    Zordon Well-Known Member

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    I'm surprised Romo is even on that list.
  9. zack

    zack Well-Known Member

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    I don't know how this is a good thing. Jerry isnt going somewhere else because merchandise sales are down. And he wouldn't release control of his GM job duties either because there is a decrease in sales. And don't expect a decrease in attendance to change things either.

    See the Lions. When I used to live in Detroit, fans said that they would stop showing up to games with the expectations of things to change. Well......they are still going to the games and the Lions still suck......
  10. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    Funny just had to go down stairs to take care of some business, my building is 1 block from Minuet Maid park where Astros and Yankee's are playing. I saw a man and woman walking to the park she was wearing her Yankee Jersey with Jeter name on it and the man was wearing a Yankee visor, a Romo Jersey and a Cowboys jacket. lol
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  11. jobberone

    jobberone Right turn Clyde Staff Member

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    No personal insults please.
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  12. REDVOLUTION

    REDVOLUTION Return to Dominance

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    I don't think we will ever hear Jerry say, "I get it, I get it... I do" ever again.
  13. DallasEast

    DallasEast Cowboys 24/7/365 Zone Supporter

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    A merchandise sales drop into the mid-20's league ranking may make Jones blink, but I doubt any smaller drop shall.The strength of the franchise brand remains highly viable at... how many years has Jones reigned as general manager during Dallas' post-Super Bowl winning era? Anyway, this is the same man who separated his merchandise sales from the rest of the league. Altering business operations would necessitate a severe drop in merchandise sales. Even it that were to occur, one would think Jones would simply consider merging Cowboys merchandising back into NFL Properties to hedge against further net sales losses.

    I have always thought the financial motivation approach was an impractically weak one for prompting Jones into abdicating his GM duties. Too many factors must fall neatly into place for any real monetary deficit to occur. Add the fact no one, especially those who are the most vocal, seems eager to spearhead a campaign in real life directed at making these events a reality.

    Nope, the key to even remotely getting Jones to follow convention is psychological motivation, not financial motivation. Attack his narcissism. Sure, the odds are slim, but they are better than practically zero. Or continue believing he is going to change his ways because of a bump in merchandise sales for another... that's right... how many years has Jones reigned as general manager during Dallas' post-Super Bowl winning era?
  14. AmberBeer

    AmberBeer Well-Known Member

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    Those of you who support Jerry are getting exactly what you deserve. Mediocrity. Rah Rah, go Cowboys! Jerry's business model is based on knowing that there are fans who will buy tickets and merchandise no matter the mediocre product he puts on the field.
  15. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    Go Cowboys!

    You have a strange way of following your favorite team, by my way of thinking, but knock yourself out.
  16. WV Cowboy

    WV Cowboy Waitin' on the 6th

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    Good for you fans that care about our status in merchandise sales. You must be thrilled.

    Fans that want to win something in the NFL aren't as content lately. (like maybe a Super Bowl, or an NFC Championship, maybe even an NFC East Title, or heaven forbid we win more than half our games)

    But Sales are good, you can all smile.
  17. WV Cowboy

    WV Cowboy Waitin' on the 6th

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    Love your sig quote, .. that is what I have below my avatar.

    Hope I don't die waiting.
  18. burmafrd

    burmafrd Well-Known Member

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  19. boysfanindc

    boysfanindc Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    I saw a lot of good stuff on the clearance rack at Walmart.
  20. yimyammer

    yimyammer Well-Known Member

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    Good! Slide baby slide!
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