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News: DMN: Bounty hunting? Jason Garrett says not with these Cowboys

Discussion in 'News Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Mar 6, 2012.

  1. WoodysGirl

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

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    David Moore / Reporter
    dmoore@dallasnews.com | Bio
    9:19 AM on Tue., Mar. 6, 2012 | Permalink

    Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett said the bounty program that has been exposed in New Orleans isn't an issue here.

    "It's never really been an issue for our team,'' Garrett said. "That's not something we have done.

    "I think we all have a real focus on player safety. I think everyone understands that the league has done a really good job of that. We try to do that with our team so it has not been an issue for us. The league will probably come down with some recommendations as to what we're suppose to say to our team like they've done in similar situations in the past.''

    So, did Garrett ever feel there was a bounty on his head when he played?

    "I wasn't good enough to bounty,'' he said. "They didn't know who I was.''

    Read the rest: http://cowboysblog.dallasnews.com/archives/2012/03/bounty-hunting-jason-garrett-s.html
  2. nalam

    nalam The realist Zone Supporter

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    He doesn't have to say that , All the boys fans know, this D is all bark no bite .
  3. RoyTheHammer

    RoyTheHammer Well-Known Member

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    Really not even much bark either.
  4. The30YardSlant

    The30YardSlant Benched

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    Good, because nobody but Ware and Lee would have collected a dime this season.
  5. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    Really? We're whining about the fact that our team didn't place bounties now? Is there a story that's going to come out this offseason that we're not going to try to turn into an opportunity to complain about something? Honestly? Because if there is, I want to make sure that I don't miss that lonely thread.
  6. Nation

    Nation Well-Known Member

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    The Saints are about to be some bark, some bite, no draft picks. I'm happy that this isn't going on in Dallas.
  7. Mr Cowboy

    Mr Cowboy Well-Known Member

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    Perhaps you missed the sarcasm!

    What they are saying is that as bad as this defense was last year, it is obvious there was no bounties, and if there was, no one collected on it.
  8. kmp77

    kmp77 Active Member

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    You missed the point by a mile. It's the fact that even if we did have bounties, we weren't good enough to even cash in on them :bang2: :bang2:
  9. dmq

    dmq If I'm so pretty, why am I available?

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    I am suspicious that our team pays bounties to players who help up the other teams players after the play is over.
  10. CowboyMike

    CowboyMike Stay Thirsty, My Friends

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    Amen, brother.
  11. fortdick

    fortdick Well-Known Member

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    We used to get autographs if the other guy beat us. Does that count?
  12. birdwells1

    birdwells1 Well-Known Member

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  13. Fletch

    Fletch To The Moon

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    Dude, shut the front door already! You have to go and piss all over this with your crying? Start a thread or something if you want to ***** and moan about it. Better yet, add something substantial or worthy of a reply.
  14. Fletch

    Fletch To The Moon

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    Yeah, but Nalam is unhappy. :rolleyes:
  15. zrinkill

    zrinkill Diamond surrounded by trash

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    After seeing Brandon Jacobs punk them out every way he could ....... I have no doubt our D has no fight in them.

    Made me sick
  16. RoyTheHammer

    RoyTheHammer Well-Known Member

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    You missed the point as well.
  17. cajuncocoa

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    Has anyone noticed that, as a team, the Saints were not exactly a defensive powerhouse? The main difference between them and us is a very good offense.

    I know you were making a joke, and I get it...but still....
  18. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    The jokes weren't subtle. Or funny, for that matter. I didn't miss them. I just chalk them up to whining-for-the-sake of whining because, when your only tool is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.

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