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News: Danny McCray struggles at safety

Discussion in 'News Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Dec 19, 2012.

  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl Do it for the Vine! Staff Member

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    By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

    IRVING, Texas -- One of the things the Cowboys liked about safety Danny McCray is his ability to make open field tackles. But over time, McCray improved his ability to cover receivers and tight ends giving the defensive coaches confidence in his ability in pass coverage.

    While McCray hasn't given up a touchdown, he's coming off the field in dime coverage for Eric Frampton.

    "Danny is just banging away," coach Jason Garrett said Wednesday morning when asked about the safety. "He's been dealing with some injuries all year long, he's another one of those tough guys who everybody just loves to be around because he keeps playing. He plays a lot on defense, plays a lot on special teams; So there have been a couple of things that haven't gotten his way, there's no question about that, but he's working hard and he's trying to get better, he's playing through a lot of different things."

    Read more: http://espn.go.com/blog/dallas/cowboys/post/_/id/4703488/danny-mccray-struggles-at-safety
  2. dfense

    dfense Well-Known Member

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    McCray hasn't given up a touchdown? Is that for real?
  3. Frozen700

    Frozen700 Well-Known Member

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    Mike Wallace would have been a TD.

    He does not give up TD's because Sensy always cleans up after him.
  4. jblaze2004

    jblaze2004 Well-Known Member

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    No td's but alot of big passing and running plays that set up touchdowns
  5. Pessimist_cowboy

    Pessimist_cowboy Well-Known Member

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    McCray should not be on this team next season . He can't play
  6. newlander

    newlander Well-Known Member

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    .......hes' flat out AWFUL.:bang2:
  7. Ultimategamer5567

    Ultimategamer5567 Member

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    Trade McCray to the Ravens for Ed Reed. Throw in a 5th-round pick to close the deal.
  8. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

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    I would rather Roy31 back.
  9. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    Can't be accurate.

    Pretty sure Aldrick Robinson ran by him.
  10. RastaRocket

    RastaRocket Sanka, Ya Dead Mon? Ya Mon.

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    Are you serious? He's our best special teams player. You don't cut McCray.
  11. Vanilla2

    Vanilla2 Well-Known Member

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    I agree.

    Why is everyone so reactionary with these absolute statements.

    The man has a role on the team.
  12. RastaRocket

    RastaRocket Sanka, Ya Dead Mon? Ya Mon.

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    Exactly, we all know he struggles at safety but we have nothing else. He's not supposed to be a great safety.
  13. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    That's about the size of it.

    He's not suppose to be starting out there.

    But stuff happens and he's out there.

    Yeah it would be great to see him be a "Top 32" safety, but he's not.

    Next year he'll be 3rd string safety at best.
  14. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    Please sit him on the bench!!!!
  15. JonJon

    JonJon Injured Reserve

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    I'm pretty sure we would have to throw in Dexter Coakley in order to make the deal legit.



    ;)
  16. ddh33

    ddh33 Active Member

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    For the record, the best special teams player on this team is Eric Frampton #27. That guy is a beast!
  17. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    Yes he's the best ST player....

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