Rumor: Giants at Dallas to open season

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Qbert, Apr 20, 2017.

  1. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    Would hate to have you on my side, you surrender way too quickly. Cowboys 0-1?
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  2. cowboyfan4life2

    cowboyfan4life2 Well-Known Member

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    A rare home game after turkey day.
  3. StarBoyz83

    StarBoyz83 Well-Known Member

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    Better than playing atl which has easily the best offense. The Giants o was trash last year.
  4. ErikWilliamsHeadSlap

    ErikWilliamsHeadSlap Well-Known Member

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    Does that mean the Chargers are the Turkey Day game?
  5. aria

    aria Well-Known Member

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    I'm so sick of this, not just opening with the Giants but any divisional rival. I don't mind the last game being against a division opponent but I think they should wait at least 3-4 weeks from opening day to schedule another NFCE team so it gives both teams a chance to iron out the kinks.
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  6. DallasDomination

    DallasDomination Well-Known Member

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    Perfect opponent for dak.. the one team he looked bad against. If he comes out and wins people will start to shake in their boots. They wont say anything but they'll hide behind their phones a little longer.
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  7. DK30

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    It's like a tradition
  8. robjay04

    robjay04 Well-Known Member

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    So we are doing that 3 games in 10 days crap again.

    Shameful----TNF has to get their Cowboys game so our team suffers.
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  9. windward

    windward NFL Historian

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    Fwiw we are 3-0 in such games.
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  10. robjay04

    robjay04 Well-Known Member

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    We seemed beat playing the Vikings, I believe it had a little to do with our pathetic performance against the Giants as well. Teams need a routine, the NFL is so money hungry and the Cowboys are their only guaranteed huge ratings so our team doesn't get the luxury of a routine.
  11. SDCowboy85

    SDCowboy85 Well-Known Member

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    Agreed. This matchup to start our season has grown stale, IMO.
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  12. StylisticS

    StylisticS Well-Known Member

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    Will keep happening until they get rid of tnf altogether.

    *edit* didn't mean to quote you but the person you quoted.
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  13. ActualCowboysFan

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  14. Reverend Conehead

    Reverend Conehead Well-Known Member

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    We shouldn't open against the same opponent every year. Why not open against Washington?
  15. robjay04

    robjay04 Well-Known Member

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    NYC is a bigger market. I would assume the ratings may be a tick higher for a Dallas/NYG game over a Dallas/Wash
  16. icup

    icup Active Member

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  17. MileyDancer

    MileyDancer Well-Known Member

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    I believe I read somewhere that the players hate the TNF games, and that will be a topic of discussion when the next CBA comes up. Not sure, but I thought i remember hearing that.
  18. crashintonickdm

    crashintonickdm Well-Known Member

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    on the road for week 17 again.

    Never fails
  19. StylisticS

    StylisticS Well-Known Member

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    So it's now three straight years we are starting the season playing divisional opponents the first two weeks.
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  20. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    I broke this news last week.

    I prefer likes over props.

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