News: DMN: Jason Garrett not saying who will start at RB

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  1. WoodysGirl

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

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    David Moore / Reporter
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    3:50 PM on Thu., Oct. 20, 2011 | Permalink



    Jason Garrett has not announced who will start at running back during Felix Jones' absence.

    "Different runners will get different opportunities here in Felix' absence,'' Garrett said. "We have to be prepared for each of those guys to be able to do anything, play on first and second down and also third down.

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  2. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    The Rookie.
  3. chip_gilkey

    chip_gilkey Well-Known Member

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    It better be. I really don't want to see choice on the field anymore than is necessary.
  4. TheCount

    TheCount Pixel Pusher

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    ... What if we need to run on 4th down? We will be completely unprepared!
  5. kristie

    kristie Well-Known Member

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    ya think? :D
  6. morasp

    morasp Well-Known Member

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    Maybe Tanner will get some reps.
  7. realtick

    realtick Benched

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    Eric Bickerstaff
  8. Dave_in-NC

    Dave_in-NC Well-Known Member

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    He does sound allot like they portray him on the fake JG radio stuff.
    Guess ya just can't say "I don't know" :D
  9. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    Sort of random question, but is using the word "runner" for a running back a northeastern thing? Norm Hitzges has done that forever and it's always sort of bugged me. To me, a runner is something in baseball, or something a woman gets in her panty hose, not a position on a football field.

    I always thought that was quirky Norm's pet phrase, but maybe that's common up there.
  10. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    I think Murray will see a lot of playing time. He also brings in good blocking ability as a RB knowing when to stay in on blitz pickups and when to release
  11. Gaede

    Gaede Well-Known Member

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    Whoa, there's a blast from the past!
  12. 8FOR!3

    8FOR!3 Well-Known Member

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    He managed to play Murray and Choice some when Felix was healthy, maybe that means we'll get a little bit of Tanner with Felix out. DeMarco Murray needs to be starting though. I like that kid he runs hard.

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