Twitter: How will the Cowboys defend Calvin Johnson?

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  1. WoodysGirl

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

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    Jon Machota ‏@********** 3m
    How will #Cowboys defend Calvin Johnson? Garrett: "That's a fantastic question. We'll have those discussions here in the next 12 hours."

    Jason Garrett on Dez Bryant being grabbed and held by CBs: "He's been dealing with that since he was in fourth-grade in Lufkin, Texas."
  2. 187beatdown

    187beatdown Lack of Big Plays

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    Put Carr on him. Seriously. With the way Carr has been playing there's no reason not to.
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  3. zrinkill

    zrinkill Diamond surrounded by trash Zone Supporter

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    How will they defend Dez?
  4. FiveRings

    FiveRings Well-Known Member

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    I wouldn't be surprised if it was a "let him get his yards" situation, and focus on REALLY shutting down the rest of the garbage the Lions are putting out there. Gutsy, but the right move, imo
  5. dragon_mikal

    dragon_mikal Fire Garrett

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    The real question should be how are the Lions going to defend all the weapons at Romo's disposal?
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  6. JBell523

    JBell523 That's still my Quarterback

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  7. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Bye Felicia!

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    Carr will have his way with Megatron.
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  8. Wood

    Wood Well-Known Member

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    As good as defense played against Eagles they are going to need even better against Detroit. Stafford can move around so Dallas cant just man up all over the place. Look for more of the tampa 2 in this game. I would make Reggie Bush and his chronic knees beat you in this game instead of Stafford playing catch with Johnson.
  9. cowboys1981

    cowboys1981 Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Keep Carr on him.
  10. TwentyOne

    TwentyOne Well-Known Member

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    you mean those weapons that scored incredible 17 points on the eagles ?
  11. dragon_mikal

    dragon_mikal Fire Garrett

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    Or the weapons that scored 48 against Denver?

    See...I can play, too.
  12. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

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    I hate the over bloated comparison but he has actually reminded me of D. Revis the past two games.

    Scary good. :)
  13. newlander

    newlander Well-Known Member

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  14. Titleist

    Titleist Well-Known Member

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    As much as I love Carr, there simply is not a CB in the NFL that can "have his way" with Megatron.
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  15. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Put Stafford on his back each time he drops back to pass.
  16. Red Dragon

    Red Dragon Well-Known Member

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    Scandrick and a safety, double-teaming Calvin Johnson.

    Put Carr on the Lion's 2nd best WR, and Claiborne on their 3rd best WR.

    And, needless to say, great pass rush on Stafford.
  17. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Bye Felicia!

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    Ummm Nope. I have mad confidence in Carr's ability to neutralize Megatron.
  18. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Bye Felicia!

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    You'll see it this weekend. Getcha popcorn ready.
  19. gimmesix

    gimmesix Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life

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    I think Dallas should at least start out that way. Carr has been playing at a high level, so I think you give him the chance. If Johnson proves to much for him to handle, then slide him to the second-best receiver and double Johnson for the rest of the game.
  20. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    My little cousin will have his hands full Sunday... He'll be ready for the challenge though.
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