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Recap: Talking Cowboys 3-6

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by LatinMind, Mar 7, 2014.

  1. TonyS

    TonyS Well-Known Member

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    Watch how good our CBs look with a pass rush. Need to keep our eye out for disruptive players close to the LOS in draft and FA. Unless you have the next D Sanders or D Green, the best way to build a Defense is from front to back.
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  2. Bigdog24

    Bigdog24 Well-Known Member

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    Good post, I think it boils down to one simple statement. This Jerry Jones ran Cowboys Franchise does not no how to WIN in the Salary Cap ERA. It still thinks like the early 1990's Cowboys organization. Jimmy Johnson is long gone. Yet, Jerry is so use to spending money... to make... money... that this whole concept of managing the salary cap while building a team has passed him bye. The game has passed Jerry bye and the salary cap stopped big money franchises from buying their way to a Superbowl, ALA Daniel Synder, Al Davis, and Jerry Jones,
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  3. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    How long is it gonna take to get a pass rush?
  4. McLovin

    McLovin Well-Known Member

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    Wonder if that question will be asked to mickey if ware is cut?
  5. conner01

    conner01 Well-Known Member

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    the deep pockets allow you to pay bigger bonus money and be much more flexable with your cap. cash is king and the more cash you have the easier it is to sign guys. every team has the same cap but every team does'nt have the cash to sign a guy and pay larger bonus money and thats what gets you players. the cap numbers are easy to manipulate but you have to have cash to do that. never under estimate the power of cash
  6. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    When are they going to stay healthy? Who replaces Hatcher? Spencer? Possibly Ware? Ratliff? So many questions......

    Do we really need to think about anything else this draft? We could get 4 DL and I wouldn't complain.
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  7. visionary

    visionary Well-Known Member

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    I think your understanding of the cap is seriously flawed
    The "cash" you refer to, to give a "bonus", is part of the cap
    Every team has the same amount, we just waste ours by evaluating players poorly, over-paying players , and not having a long term plan

    So "spending a lot" is meaningless when we spend unwisely
  8. starfrombirth

    starfrombirth Well-Known Member

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    Didn't romo lee and scandrick restructure and push salary to next years cap?
  9. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    Yeah. That was kinda the point. Last year the DL was supposed to be a strength. A year later every starter might be gone.

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