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Jerry says they're looking for a OG/OC in the draft

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by xwalker, Feb 25, 2013.

  1. reddyuta

    reddyuta Well-Known Member

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    This is Jerry's plan,give a big bonus to no name guards who have degenerative health issues and pat himself on the back.
  2. TheRomoSexual

    TheRomoSexual Well-Known Member

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    Oh for crying out loud. Leary got a 9k signing bonus and 200k guaranteed.
  3. burmafrd

    burmafrd Well-Known Member

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    what he did not say was
    "After the first 3 rds"

    OR

    "After we go dumpster diving like we did last year"
  4. Manwiththeplan

    Manwiththeplan Well-Known Member

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    You do know in 1979, we drafted a guard named Bob McWhiff

    Dallas cowboys draft history
  5. Gaede

    Gaede Well-Known Member

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    The guard/center type tells me their looking for someone in the later rounds as depth.

    I believe this team does not view starting guard or center as a need, but rather, backup guard/center as a need. Because David Arkin worked out so well for us.
  6. sonnyboy

    sonnyboy Benched

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    Seriously? :laugh2: Since I never heard of him, I assume he lived up to his name in camp.
  7. Clove

    Clove Shrinkage

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    We've drafted a ton of OLinemen in the last 17 years of losing, unfortunately, we're still sorry.
  8. FuzzyLumpkins

    FuzzyLumpkins The Boognish

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    So some decide to take this quote as less than his word?

    What do confirmation bias mean?
  9. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    And there is another thread where Jerry isn't quoted but a reporter gives his interpretation of what Jerry said and people are jumping off cliffs.
  10. TheSport78

    TheSport78 The Excellence of Execution

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    I literally LOL'ed reading this.
  11. Disturbed

    Disturbed A Mere Flesh Wound

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    Perfect! Captain Hillbilly puts his stamp on the draft.

    :laugh1::laugh1::laugh1:
  12. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    Well played, Manwiththeplan.
  13. SWG9

    SWG9 Well-Known Member

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    Haha. No doubt he'll be rehabbing a catastrophic injury and miss his rookie season. Then we'll be told he just needs some time in the weight room in year two.

    Then we'll cut him year three, but it will be no big deal because we snatched another late round "gem" out of the dumpster to replace him.
  14. Fletch

    Fletch To The Moon

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    Good to hear that we are going O-line. Possibly in FA and the draft. I like it.
  15. EGG

    EGG Well-Known Member

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    I'll reserve my joy and mirth until after I see something more than lip service and half-arsed reaches for late-rounders and rejects!
  16. IrishAnto

    IrishAnto Well-Known Member

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    Never was a truer word spoken in jest. :laugh2:
  17. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    Guess we will find out in April but would not be shocked at all if a interior OL player is selected within the 1st 3 rds by the Cowboys. It is not as if Dallas has not drafted OL players within the 1st 3 rounds in the past including a 1st rd pick on Tyron Smith. No doubt some of the picks including those who were selected when BP was her like Peterman did not pan out but I don’t think the Cowboys oppose getting OL players as some here seem to think
  18. burmafrd

    burmafrd Well-Known Member

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    No NFL team over the last 6 years has spent fewer first and second round picks on the O line then the Dallas Cowboys. You are what you are.
  19. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    Is that true? Because that's an interesting stat. Or are there a lot of teams all balled up there at '1'?
  20. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    Pat have had 2 OL players in the 1st or 2nd rd since 2006. I agree Dallas needs to add to the OL in the draft but the Cowboys have selected 5 OL players within the top 4 rds since 2007 including a 1st rd pick.

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