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Tired of Jerry vs Jimmy

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by john van brocklin, Apr 8, 2014.

  1. john van brocklin

    john van brocklin Captain Comeback

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    Why does our success of the early 90's have to belong to one or the other ?
    Jerry in my opinion is a great Owner, but not GM.
    In the early 90's he was very helpful to Jimmy in a supportive role.
    I remember Jerry getting our #1 draft picks signed and in camp on a regular basis.
    So why can't we give both credit, as each played their role in those SB Team's accomplishments ?
     
  2. jazzcat22

    jazzcat22 Well-Known Member

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    Because the haters need something to justify their skewed opinion. The lovers maybe the same, but not nearly as bad as the haters.
    More moving parts in play than JJ and the NFL of today vs. back then. But people don't see it that way in TRUE reality.
     
  3. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Because we have not had any success since then and the only constant all these year is Jerry.
     
  4. casmith07

    casmith07 Attorney-at-Zone

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    inb4 the Teflon Crew

    edit: too late
     
  5. trickblue

    trickblue Not Old School...Old Testament...

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    I'm no "Jerry" guy... nor am I a "Jimmy" guy...

    The fact of the matter is that the football gods came together for our early 90's run and it was glorious.

    Jimmy got his wish in Miami and had good teams but also suffered the worst playoff loss in history...

    The bottom line is these two are intrinsically joined. Great together, not so much apart...
     
  6. tecolote

    tecolote Well-Known Member

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    And who hired Jimmy? Without Jerry there is no Jimmy.
     
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  7. trickblue

    trickblue Not Old School...Old Testament...

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    Thread Closed...

    tecolote wins the interwebs...
     
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  8. Wolfpack

    Wolfpack Well-Known Member

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    Its sad that the drought of .500 football has left the fan base to ponder the "glory days" like an over weight drunk Al Bundy. Its pretty clear what has changed since the "glory days" were last here, some 20 years ago.
     
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  9. Hardline

    Hardline Well-Known Member

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    The Hershel Walker trade is where the credit lies.
    The talent was so strong that even Switzer got a Super Bowl out of it.
     
  10. coogrfan

    coogrfan Well-Known Member

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    Here's some reality for ya:

    NFC teams that have played in a Conf. Championship Game since the Cowboys last appearance in 1995:
    • Philly (5)
    • Green Bay (4)
    • San Francisco (4)
    • Atlanta (3)
    • Carolina (3)
    • Minnesota (3)
    • New York (3)
    • Chicago (2)
    • New Orleans (2)
    • St Louis (2)
    • Tampa Bay (2)
    • Seattle (2)
    • Arizona (1)
    There are only three teams in the NFC that haven't achieved a damn thing in the last 18 years: Washington, Detroit and us. Only one of those franchises has an owner who accepts mediocrity. I'll let you work out who that is.
     
  11. theranchsucks

    theranchsucks Well-Known Member

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    Then tell Jerry to just admit that it was all Jimmy in the early 90s (which it was) and shut his big fat mouth.
     
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  12. john van brocklin

    john van brocklin Captain Comeback

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    I would say it was 80% Jimmy and I am no Jerry lover, but he deserves some credit, that's all I am saying.
     
  13. WPBCowboysFan

    WPBCowboysFan Well-Known Member

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    Looks to me like its 3 owners, not just one.
     
  14. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

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    How the heck are we even still relevant?? I have no clue anymore. Pathetic when you see records above. :(
     
  15. MikeT22

    MikeT22 Well-Known Member

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    I'm just tired of Jerry.
     
  16. jnday

    jnday Well-Known Member

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    The Dallas Cowboys are not relevant now and have not been relevant for several years. The continued popularity speaks volumes about the greatness this team had at one time. That massive fanbase is starting to fade away. Every year that passes sees more and more fans turning away from this team. I can't understand these young fans and the reasons that they become Cowboys fans. They have not been exposed to the greatness that this organization produced. These young fans must have a fondness for the circus. I am more amazed at the older fans that has seen greatness , but chooses to support and endorse the way this team is currently run.
     
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  17. waving monkey

    waving monkey Well-Known Member

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    Because the haters never give any thing but over blown criticism with zero acknowledgement of what good Jerry has done.
    It's like you guys are the enemy of an opposing team.
     
  18. MagicMan

    MagicMan Well-Known Member

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    no need to worry, I think Jerry has given Jerry enough credit already......even for the mediocre seasons lately.
     
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  19. TwoDeep3

    TwoDeep3 Well-Known Member

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    Prove it's skewed.

    Because I can produce a video where ESPN talks about Jimmy being the executive of the year. And while there are great numbers here that want to dismiss ESPN, they have access not one fan here at the Mason Dixon line has and knows more inside information than anyone here.
     
  20. SilverStarCowboy

    SilverStarCowboy The Actualist

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    Tired of Jimmy vs Jerry.... BRILLIANT!

     
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