Jerry at X-Games during Senior Bowl

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by erod, Jan 27, 2013.

  1. erod

    erod Well-Known Member

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    Just an observation. Jerry is so insistent in having the title of GM, yet he doesn't seem to want to actually do what one does.

    But I'm sure he's enjoying Aspen on Senior Bowl weekend. They showed his mug taking in some X Games on ESPN.

    Not that I'm necessarily complaining, because Jerry wouldn't know a guard from punt returner in terms of NFL talent.
     
  2. jazzcat22

    jazzcat22 Well-Known Member

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    I don't know what is worse, me wasting my time reading this, or you wasting your time writing it.

    WHO CARES....just goes to show you JJ isn't the one who is looking and deciding on these guys....just signs the check.
     
  3. Lodeus

    Lodeus Well-Known Member

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    Wouldn't this be a good thing?
     
  4. WoodysGirl

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

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    Most NFL team reps leave the Senior Bowl on Thursday. They focus more on the practices than the actual game.

    Some scouts may stay to watch the game, but most all NFL folks leave by Thurs, since Fri should be a walkthru.
     
  5. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    And all the film gets sent to the teams.

    There were years Parcells didn't even attend the senior bowl.
     
  6. perrykemp

    perrykemp Well-Known Member

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    I thought Jerry made the final call on draft picks -- especially where there isn't consensus in the rest of the front-office.

    Seems to me to be more than just signing checks.
     
  7. JPM

    JPM Well-Known Member

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    Fact alert!!!!
     
  8. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    When is the senior bowl?
     
  9. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    Yesterday.
     
  10. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    Stephen has been acting as the GM for nearly the past half decade.
     
  11. SDCowboy85

    SDCowboy85 Well-Known Member

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    Is Jerry tearing up the half pipe in Aspen?
     
  12. jjktkk

    jjktkk Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Yet you are complaining, hence the reason you started this thread. You should get one of those cool, new, No Jerry avatars, and join the No Jerry movement on this forum. Its trending.
     
  13. TheDallasDon

    TheDallasDon AegonTheConqueror-Now bend the knee

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    But but but.....He's make all the calls and hiring all the staff, how can this be????
     
  14. dwmyers

    dwmyers Well-Known Member

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    :hammer:

    Jerry is the face, but the vast majority of the work is done by other folks.

    D-
     
  15. SilverStarCowboy

    SilverStarCowboy The Actualist

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    After 16 years you'd have burn out too, you remember those three Super Bowls don't cha!

    lol whoever the GM is he sucks.
     
  16. WPBCowboysFan

    WPBCowboysFan Well-Known Member

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    Yea, but, . . . . . . . . but, . . . . . . . . . but its all still Jerruh's fault!
     
  17. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    He's working as Stephen's flak jacket right now. Once it's removed, things could get ugly for the younger Jones.
     
  18. Bluestang

    Bluestang Well-Known Member

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    Just to clarify some things said about scouts/execs earlier...

    The execs/front office guys usually do not watch the game and leave the day before, however, the scouts do remain to the see "cradle to grave" process to the end.

    The film is given to them afterwards, so Risen is correct about that.

    The purpose of the Senior Bowl is to see how prospects respond to coaching at the NFL level and how they respond to it. At this point the scouts are still looking at their technical flaws and if they can be "coached up" out of them.

    Much like the combine, this event shouldn't really affect their overall grade but rather confirm things that the scouts have seen all year long.
     
  19. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Seriously? How would you know.
     
  20. WoodysGirl

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

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    Thanks for the clarification...

    I think what your post does is pretty much confirm that Jerry's absence is a non-issue.
     

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