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News: ESPN: Should Cowboys bench Mackenzy Bernadeau?

Discussion in 'News Zone' started by Sean50Lee, Oct 1, 2012.

  1. Sean50Lee

    Sean50Lee Active Member

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  2. rocboy22

    rocboy22 Active Member

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    yes, if they sign Holland
  3. ferrispata

    ferrispata Active Member Zone Supporter

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    You can bet he will be on a short leash tonight.
  4. Sean50Lee

    Sean50Lee Active Member

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    I agree Holland was very good last year especially in run blocking. Not to mention he came in mid season last year, started 10 games and only gave up a total of 2 sacks.
  5. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, this is what I was going to post.

    There would be no upgrade going from Bernardeau to Dockery.

    If anything, I think that's a downgrade.

    If Holland is the other option?

    Yep. Definitely for that move.
  6. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    If they were going to bench him, the would have.

    Now we have to see how he plays tonight.
  7. FuzzyLumpkins

    FuzzyLumpkins The Boognish

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    This is what I am hoping. Give him a shot to improve and if he doesn't then go to plan B.
  8. dexternjack

    dexternjack World Traveler Zone Supporter

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    I think tonight is the final straw. If he plays poorly again, a change will be made over the bye. I agree it will probably come via FA, Dockery isn't the answer.
  9. EGG

    EGG Well-Known Member

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    at some point the guy has to show something, I know he missed OTAs and Callahan hasn't had that much time to work with him, but if he doesn't show major improvement then we might as well go with the rookie Leary, let him get some experience...
  10. ravidubey

    ravidubey Active Member

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    And replace him with ... the backup safeties and cornerbacks we keep signing?
  11. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    You'd think signing a backup bench player on the Carolina Panthers would surely solidify one spot on an inept offensive line.

    We must be snakebitten.
  12. coogrfan

    coogrfan Well-Known Member

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    Well played, sir.
  13. Kangaroo

    Kangaroo Active Member

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    I think Costa health will determine that.Costa gets healthy and starts playing center again they may shift cook to rg and bench him.
  14. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    Bern's probably got a longer leash that we think -- when a guy loses as much time as he did in minicamp/TC, you have to be at least a little patient ... and hope that Romo lives through it. I really don't see how Dockery is gonna be some sort of revelation. And Holland? Folks just gotta get over him. He clearly has zero desire to play. Mr. "I'm out of work but won't work unless you give me more money than anyone else in this situation would normally ask for."
  15. preacher238

    preacher238 Member

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    Right on cue...Mr Perfect.

  16. dallasdave

    dallasdave Well-Known Member

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    Yes, sign Holland -Bernardeau sucks.
  17. Gorgeyhopper

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    To be fair hes been persistent about fixing the line and never thought these guys were viable options. And so far he's right.
  18. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    Apparently the man has options.

    I'm not blaming Holland for wanting to get paid if he plays, I'm blaming the Cowboys for again not making offensive line - and paying for it - a priority.
  19. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    He needs to be cut and replaced....
  20. BaybeeJay

    BaybeeJay Active Member

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    Maybe Ryan Cook can slide over when Costa comes back.

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