News: Rob Ryan fired

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  1. kjcmeb

    kjcmeb Active Member

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    per twitter - Not sure if this is out there but I just heard the Cowboys have fired Rob Ryan.
  2. kjcmeb

    kjcmeb Active Member

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    ESPNDallas ‏@ESPNDallas
    Source: #Cowboys fire Rob Ryan. More to come.
  3. 4lifecowboy

    4lifecowboy Well-Known Member

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    I'm confused....
  4. Mattsdad

    Mattsdad Member

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    he should have gotten coach of the year for what he did the last 8 does coach D and Wade Wilson keep their jobs over this guy? Im confused.
  5. Diogenes

    Diogenes Well-Known Member

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    His $75 million cornerbacks didn't get enough sacks.
  6. slomoxn

    slomoxn Well-Known Member

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    Schefter reporting on tweet says he is gone... not sure I'm happy bout this one. There will be casualties but once again, one constant will remain.:bang2:
  7. VThokie7

    VThokie7 Well-Known Member

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    So Garrett has to get 3 years and the DC doesn't? Unless the Red headed genius is giving up play calling this is just going through the motions. And we'll have to look forward to yet another mediocre or worse season to finally free ourselves of the Garrett era.
  8. atomicgdog

    atomicgdog New Member

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    He was the best thing about the Cowboys coaching staff.
  9. cowboys1981

    cowboys1981 Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    This is ridiculous!! My guess is Dallas is going back to a 4-3 defense. Horrible move
  10. dcdallaschick

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    I liked the idea/image of Rob Ryan a lot more than the product on the field.

    So infuriating to watch them wander back on the field after some setback (big play, bad call, penalty) COMPLETELY unprepared for the next play.

    So frustrating to watch what often looked like a defensive game plan completely unsuited to the task at hand (although they had that on offense as well) and the predictable "we'll get 'em next time" post-game presser.

    So, sayonara, big fella. You were personally entertaining, but I'm not angry you're leaving.

    Here's hoping for a DC who can bring some professionalism to this crew.
  11. Sportsbabe

    Sportsbabe Well-Known Member

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    I'm on both sides of the fence on this. He did well with the Keystone Cops but we had hardly no sacks and no INTs. And you can't call Einstein plays with Keyston Cops. Rob needed to dumb it down and I don't think he did under the circumstances. What about all the miscues ... too many men on the field?
  12. Rack Bauer

    Rack Bauer Federal Agent

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    If you're gonna fire Rob you HAVE to get rid of the whole freaking staff. What the hell does that IDIOT (Jerry) expect when, LITERALLY, half your starters go on IR, another SHOULD Have been on IR, and another couple also dinged up?

    Freaking stupid move by Jerry IMO.
  13. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    Simply Wow!
  14. Coakleys Dad

    Coakleys Dad The Re-Birth has begun.

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    Norv for D coord????

    Straight stoopidity
  15. BHendri5

    BHendri5 Well-Known Member

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    good riddance
  16. CxC1993

    CxC1993 Active Member

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    I'm stunned.
  17. Bigdog24

    Bigdog24 Well-Known Member

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    I'm NOT....Rob Ryan has never been on a winning team...He always has shown flashes of being a good Coordinator....but never a dominate one and never a game changer....always on the losing end.

    Plus I really think there is a lot more problems behind the scenes then we the Fans know of......ALA this Brent stuff and Jay Ratliff issues.... were there is smoke there is FIRE.....and Mr Jones is gonna right the ship....dont let the door hit you on the way ROB RYAN....

    FIX IT......Mr Jones.....
  18. Chuck 54

    Chuck 54 Well-Known Member

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    Say goodbye to the 3-4?

    Say hello to the 4-3 and Lovie Smith?

    Unless Rob was quietly undermining Garrett, I think this means a big time 4-3 coach like Lovie or Garrett will go in favor of a head coach with defensive background.
  19. coyboy

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    I just don't see how you fire a guy that held together a way injured defensive group with duct tape!

    You can't fire him after he dealt with those injuries this season.

    Jerry, you frickin' better have superman the offensive coordinator already hired. If not, this move is horrible!

    Can't address Ryan and not do something about the QB coach and the O-coordinator. If so, you are fired as GM!
  20. lostar2009

    lostar2009 Well-Known Member

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    Lovie is going to interview with the eagles.. He will seek to become a head coach before an coordinator.

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