News: Jerry Jones: We’ve won three Super Bowls with me as GM, and I’m going to do it again

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  1. ManicDepressiveMan

    ManicDepressiveMan Member

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    On a 2010 episode of 60 Minutes, Jerry Jones said that if former New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner owned the Dallas Cowboys, he would have probably fired Jones as general manager.

    During an interview that aired before Sunday’s game on NBC, Bob Costas asked Jones if Jones the owner would have dismissed Jones the general manager by now with the 123-124 regular season record the Cowboys have had since 1997.

    Jones’ response: “I think so.”

    Jones tried to explain his statement after Sunday’s game.

    “What I really meant was, one of the things you do is if you’ve got a GM in this particular case that owns the team, you go in and work on the mirror,” Jones said. “And I don’t know if that came out on the interview but we talked about it quite a bit.”

    When further questioned on the topic, Jones referred to when he purchased the franchise in 1989.
  2. MaineBoy

    MaineBoy Active Member

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    so Jimmy is coming back ?
  3. erod

    erod Well-Known Member

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    No, Jerry. You won three Super Bowls because Jimmy had your nuts in a bench vice for five years.

    Must have cut off the blood circulation.
  4. TheCoolFan

    TheCoolFan Well-Known Member

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    :laugh2: Keep em coming's the stuff like this that makes my Mondays better after a loss
  5. Merlin

    Merlin Member

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    And there lies the reason that it will almost be impossible for Da Boys to return to any kind of glory. He still thinks he can do it again but he fails to remember that Jimmy Johnson built those teams and coached them, not him. Switzer won the last Superbowl but that was Jimmy's team and they never won again despite the talent.
  6. Dash28

    Dash28 Felis silvestris catus

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    Why does that make your Monday better?

    It's a sign of no change.
  7. DBOY3141

    DBOY3141 Well-Known Member

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    Sorry, Jerry but you will never see another SB trophy at Valley Ranch and from us loyal fans who have been through the good and bad......thanks....idiot.

    16 years and counting :bang2:
  8. TheCoolFan

    TheCoolFan Well-Known Member

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    Because I've just accepted that he will be here and will be the GM til the day he's no longer physically capable of it. Things will never change but at least we can laugh at the situation and Jerry specifically because he's a walking joke.
  9. ManicDepressiveMan

    ManicDepressiveMan Member

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    The guy is either incapable of seeing that he is the problem or he doesn't care.

    What difference does it make when we keep coming back for more of the same crap year after miserable year like cretins, making him millions in the process?

    It always makes me roll my eyes when I hear this football moron described as the best owner in sports and "he wants to win more than anyone", yet he won't fire the one common denominator in 16 years of futility.

    More like he wants to win and get all the credit for winning or he's fine losing.
  10. BraveHeartFan

    BraveHeartFan We got a hat. I want a ring.

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    Pretty much why I don't bother getting all upset about Jerry. It's pointless. He's going to be here and there is nothing anyone can do about it.
  11. Seven

    Seven Messenger to the football Gods

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    GM by title only. And you KNOW this.

    You ain't foolin nobody, jed. Someone leaves.....someone stays. And we have this. For a very long time, we have this.

    One doesn't need a calculator just maybe a lie detector.
  12. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    Please hand me over your fan card.

    Go Cowboys!!
  13. OklahomaCowboy88

    OklahomaCowboy88 Benched

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    He is so delusional. He has wasted the prime years of the franchise QB he lucked into after trying failed baseball prospects and a drug user. He doesn't know how to build a football team, spending only 1 first rounder on a offensive lineman and not spending higher than a third rounder on a dlineman since 2006. He knows nothing about chemistry, team structure, or what quality coaching looks like. He is clueless, and this team is held hostage until he dies. That is a sad reality.
  14. Wood

    Wood Well-Known Member

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    Dallas is done with Al Davis...opps...meant Jerry Jones running the asylum.
  15. Howardlittleton64

    Howardlittleton64 Benched

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    He is worse than Mr. Davis. Mr. Davis forgot more about professional football than Mr. Jones could hope to learn in 10 lifetimes.
  16. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    ***... Little Al you are just terrible.
  17. ScipioCowboy

    ScipioCowboy More than meets the eye.

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    Cognitive dissonance.
  18. The Realist

    The Realist Well-Known Member

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    I have believed for a long time now that we will never win another SB with Jerry at the helm.
  19. coogrfan

    coogrfan Well-Known Member

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    It's stuff like this that makes me wonder sometimes what it would be like to be a Packers fan. :(
  20. iowast8rs

    iowast8rs Well-Known Member

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    A part of me wishes he never sees another Lombardy trophy, seeing how for years he has screwed over the fans.

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