1. Welcome to CowboysZone!  Join us!  Come on!  You know you want to!

No Vanderjagt Talk?

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by BBQ101, Sep 17, 2006.

  1. BBQ101

    BBQ101 Member

    511 Messages
    10 Likes Received
    2 for 2. One for 49 yards that put us up by three scores. HUGE.

    If it was a confidence problem, then that had to help his psyche. Nice to see.

    BBQ
  2. TheKey

    TheKey Faster than Felix

    2,611 Messages
    14 Likes Received
    Officially 50 yards.
  3. davidyee

    davidyee Maple Leaf

    3,714 Messages
    29 Likes Received
    ...job and that's all anyone wanted. The talk before was because he couldn't do his job when the team was in Jax and he was in Dallas and it was claimed he wasn't injured.
  4. aznhalf

    aznhalf New Member

    882 Messages
    0 Likes Received
    and best of all, he let me eek out a 3 point win in Fantasy Football.
  5. Silverstar

    Silverstar Active Member

    3,947 Messages
    13 Likes Received
    As long as he does his job, there will never be a problem.
  6. The Duke

    The Duke New Member

    245 Messages
    0 Likes Received
    Would have liked to have seen how the Jax game turns out if Vandy hits that late field goal and we go up 13-10? Totally different ending.
  7. BlueStar22

    BlueStar22 Well-Known Member

    8,190 Messages
    214 Likes Received
    I think after the 50 yarder, we all can breathe a collective sigh of relief. Parcells should stop complaining about having to carry 2 kickers. Accept it, deal with it, move on.
  8. DallasEast

    DallasEast Cowboys 24/7/365 Zone Supporter

    27,929 Messages
    1,457 Likes Received
    I still have an issue of carrying both him and Suisham on the active roster. Suisham is costing us one or two players on the depth chart during games.

    This was the case with Vanderjadt while he was with the Colts. As much as Jones has invested in the guy, he should be able to kickoff too.
  9. BBQ101

    BBQ101 Member

    511 Messages
    10 Likes Received
    I hear your point about having to carry another player, but you have to balance that against loosing 2-3 games last year because of missed fieldgoals. What other player are you going to add that can bring you that?

    Really, the kicker is the one player whos play's directly translate to points. Sure there are 21 other players out there, but if they all do their job, they cancel themselves out and it comes to one person making a play

    I will carry an extra player to the game for that.

    BBQ

    I do hear ya though.
  10. jbsg02

    jbsg02 Active Member

    1,719 Messages
    0 Likes Received
    very nice to see considering we haven't made a whole lot of those over the last how many years
  11. DallasEast

    DallasEast Cowboys 24/7/365 Zone Supporter

    27,929 Messages
    1,457 Likes Received
    Suisham is a kickoff specialist only. Most teams do not have a kickoff specialist. Most teams only have a placekicker for kickoffs and field goals.

    That's all I'm saying.
  12. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

    48,887 Messages
    3,352 Likes Received
    Maybe Vandy should practice his kickoffs during the bye week.
  13. ThreeSportStar80

    ThreeSportStar80 Benched

    27,093 Messages
    0 Likes Received
    Vanderjagt did what he's paid to do and that's kick field goals and he didn't even kick off tonight...
  14. roughneck266

    roughneck266 Well-Known Member

    1,792 Messages
    86 Likes Received
    I guess it isn't a fun when there is no controversy. suits me!
    EDIT I guess there is controversy.
  15. Dale

    Dale Forum Architect

    4,813 Messages
    131 Likes Received
    Vanderjagt's ability to hit that 50-yarder was one of the biggest plays of the game. Turning that game into a three-possession contest essentially ended it.
  16. ka0tik

    ka0tik DALLAS

    2,848 Messages
    42 Likes Received
    Its a good sign, when nobody talks about the KICKER. :)
  17. DallasEast

    DallasEast Cowboys 24/7/365 Zone Supporter

    27,929 Messages
    1,457 Likes Received
    Given his history, I doubt that Parcells will cut Suisham even if he knows that Vanderjadt is completely healthy. JMO.
  18. cowboyfan4life_mark

    cowboyfan4life_mark 5 outta 8 ain't bad

    2,931 Messages
    13 Likes Received
    That 50 yarder looked like it could've been good from 56-58!!
  19. Boyzmamacita

    Boyzmamacita The Ultimate Cowbabe Zone Supporter

    13,752 Messages
    748 Likes Received
    Our three kickers form a formidable trio. McBriar's punts were off the charts. Vandy was on. And Suisham's kickoffs make it worth it to keep him on the roster. They knew Vandy's limitations when they signed him. I say keep both kickers.
  20. Boyzmamacita

    Boyzmamacita The Ultimate Cowbabe Zone Supporter

    13,752 Messages
    748 Likes Received
    Kowboy, that is an awesome sig!

Share This Page