1. CowboysZone Upgrade Coming Soon! For more information, click here.

NFC East - Thanks Giants, Broncos

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by REDVOLUTION, Oct 27, 2013.

  1. REDVOLUTION

    REDVOLUTION Return to Dominance

    28,042 Messages
    2,403 Likes Received
    Today could have been much worse.

    Dallas 4-4
    Philadelphia 4-4
    Washington 3-5
    NY Giants 1-7


    Instead we have this...

    NFC EAST

    Dallas 4-4
    Philadelphia 3-5
    Washington 2-5
    NY Giants 2-6

    THIS gives us time to fix things. ie. defense... I just dont know if anything can be done?
  2. HappyOnions

    HappyOnions Datwin

    1,091 Messages
    648 Likes Received
    The Giants scare me more than either the Skins or Eagles...

    Would not be shocked at all if they find themselves at 6-6 ...
    Duane and Wayne02 like this.
  3. jobberone

    jobberone Right turn Clyde Staff Member

    42,276 Messages
    6,243 Likes Received
    Who are you going to get to fix the DL. I guess Wilcox and his 2 or 3 games of experience will be back soon. Ware, too. After that you're stuff without Bass, Crawford, Spencer, and Ratliff.
    Duane likes this.
  4. CT Dal Fan

    CT Dal Fan Well-Known Member

    1,120 Messages
    811 Likes Received
    Would have felt a lot better with Dallas at 5-3. You really can't assume any of the other three East teams won't catch the Cowboys with the way our defense is playing. The only good news is the Eagles appear to be sinking faster than the Cowboys.
  5. rocyaice

    rocyaice Well-Known Member

    8,044 Messages
    1,575 Likes Received
    The defense is what it is. It can't stop Calvin Johnson. But it does generate turnovers. At this point the offense should be more of a concern and that's something that can be fixed now.
  6. TTexasTT

    TTexasTT Well-Known Member

    1,926 Messages
    737 Likes Received
    Yes. The Cowboys have been lucky in the way the games played out.
  7. Sarge

    Sarge Red, White and brew... Staff Member

    21,605 Messages
    2,356 Likes Received
    The fact that the rest of the division happens to suck, does not make me feel any better about this team, all things considered. I hear what you're saying though.
  8. Pabst

    Pabst Well-Known Member

    1,020 Messages
    144 Likes Received
    Luckily, we play in the worst division in the league at the moment.

    The NFCEast is basically playing for the right to get bounced in the first round of the playoffs by the second place finisher of the North or West.
  9. CrownCowboy

    CrownCowboy Well-Known Member

    707 Messages
    325 Likes Received
    What does it matter if we win the division or not?

    This team isn't going to do anything.
    PA Cowboy Fan likes this.
  10. StarBoyz83

    StarBoyz83 Well-Known Member

    4,350 Messages
    864 Likes Received
    The fact that dallas was basically handed this division and now its 4 team race again makes me sick.
  11. Staubacher

    Staubacher Well-Known Member

    3,702 Messages
    4,265 Likes Received
    Giants still have GB, Dallas, Det, SD, Sea. They're not winning 4 of those 5 and all the other games. They just beat two lousy teams that's all
    pancakeman likes this.
  12. pacy

    pacy 82 WITTEN 82

    333 Messages
    100 Likes Received
    I hope it is the North. With a replay against the Lions. Wouldn't it be sweet? If its the West with the Niners....forgetaboutit.
  13. dupree89

    dupree89 Well-Known Member

    2,267 Messages
    1,284 Likes Received

    THANK YOU! I just dont understand the idea "well we lost but so did the eagles and skins". Here's an idea: How about expecting to be BETTER than them? How about being furious that the team didnt expand on their lead in the NFC East?
  14. Star4Ever

    Star4Ever Well-Known Member

    6,209 Messages
    385 Likes Received
    Yea, but we've beaten 4 lousy teams. They just haven't played four lousy teams yet.
  15. Rack Bauer

    Rack Bauer Federal Agent

    22,675 Messages
    631 Likes Received

    It's been over 17 years... time hasn't been an issue.
    guag likes this.
  16. jobberone

    jobberone Right turn Clyde Staff Member

    42,276 Messages
    6,243 Likes Received
    The O is giving us leads and the D is blowing it. The O does have its problems. Not being able to capitalize on turnovers today is Callahan's fault. I was calling for quick stuff underneath after the second offensive series. What you saw today was basically what KC and Wash threw at us. You can't wait until the 2nd half to combat that. They have to take the cuffs off Romo and trust him not to make mistakes or with this defense we are going to lose too many close games.
    Duane likes this.
  17. MagicMan

    MagicMan Well-Known Member

    1,121 Messages
    332 Likes Received
    and the race to the bottom is on.......
  18. Staubacher

    Staubacher Well-Known Member

    3,702 Messages
    4,265 Likes Received
    Ok then worry about the Giants. I'm not. I'm worried about getting to 9 wins. If we do that we're in. If not I don't care who else makes it we don't deserve it
  19. popp1234

    popp1234 You will never outwork me, you talented bum! Zone Supporter

    3,647 Messages
    563 Likes Received
    Yes, it could have been worse, but it also could have been better...
    Dallas. 5-3
    Philadelphia. 3-5
    Washington 2-5
    NY Giants 2-6

    We blew a golden opportunity....ONCE AGAIN. But I do appreciate and admire your optimistic POV.
    Last edited: Oct 27, 2013
  20. CT Dal Fan

    CT Dal Fan Well-Known Member

    1,120 Messages
    811 Likes Received
    Giants have long been dead. They also play the Redskins twice, so one of those teams is going to cancel the other out.

Share This Page