News: FWST: Staubach lobbied hard for Drew Pearson

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  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl Need A Win...By any means necessary Staff Member

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    -- Charean Williams

    Roger Staubach lobbied hard for Drew Pearson’s inclusion into the Ring of Honor.

    "Roger just laid in front of the train [for Pearson]," Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said.

    Staubach, who served as chairman of the North Texas Super Bowl Host Committee, said Pearson deserved inclusion as much as any former Cowboy.

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  2. JackMagist

    JackMagist The Great Communicator

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    And it's about damn time Drew got in. Now for the HoF where he also belongs.
  3. dallasdave

    dallasdave Well-Known Member

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    Hail Mary was one of the great catches in football history.
  4. ZeroClub

    ZeroClub just trying to get better

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    Oh, there wasn't any train. Just a headstrong owner.

    Nice that Roger could reason with Jerry.

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