Today, Jerry Jones says season will be “uphill battle”

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  1. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    It was only about 24 hours ago that Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was talking about the “glitz and glamour,” of his team.

    (We just kind of assume at this point he's always thinking about ********** too.)
    But today, he was singing a different tune, painting a less shiny picture of what might be about to happen to his team.

    At the team’s kickoff luncheon (rarely the kind of event that brings realism, much less pessimism), Jones told his players: “our back’s up against the wall.”

    You know that we have an uphill battle this year,” Jones said, via Todd Archer of “And we do have an uphill battle. But most of you had an uphill battle when you came to camp. Most of you did. And some of you have absolutely rose to the occasion.”
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  2. lkelly

    lkelly Well-Known Member

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    So is sobriety, Jerry.
  3. PA Cowboy Fan

    PA Cowboy Fan Well-Known Member

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    Man and I just posted we would go to the SB. Shut up Jerry.
  4. BoysFan4ever

    BoysFan4ever Well-Known Member

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    You think Jerry ?
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  5. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    Of course we have an uphill battle, Jerry. You're the GM....and your son is your top assistant. Tell us something we don't know.
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  6. diehard2294

    diehard2294 America's Team

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    Welcome to yesterday Jerry....
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  7. DiResta

    DiResta Well-Known Member

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    I really like to hear him say this instead of hinting that this year the team is great. let them show it to people instead of tell them.
  8. ScipioCowboy

    ScipioCowboy More than meets the eye.

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    Why is Jerry quitting on the team? :p
  9. slick325

    slick325 Well-Known Member

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    It's a process Jerry....not an uphill battle.
  10. ScipioCowboy

    ScipioCowboy More than meets the eye.

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    If this is the year Jerry thinks his team is subpar, maybe this is the year they go on to the playoffs and make some noise.

    c wut i did thar?
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  11. bark

    bark Well-Known Member

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    . “And we do have an uphill battle. "
    You see that's an incomplete sentence. He left out the because
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  12. DCBoysfan

    DCBoysfan Hardwork and Dedication

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    I agree with Jerry, but the division is still winnable IMHO.
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  13. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

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    This will be the year we go 12-4! Lol
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  14. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    We know, Jerry.
  15. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    This is like Little Orphan Annie saying tomorrow will be a bad day.
  16. BoysFan4ever

    BoysFan4ever Well-Known Member

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    I kind of wish Jerry would find some new strippers to be misrepresented with.

    Because when those pictures came out he disappeared.
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  17. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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  18. jobberone

    jobberone Kane Ala Staff Member

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    And here I was thinking it would be a downhill battle.
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  19. ufcrules1

    ufcrules1 Well-Known Member

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    Man I need to sell my season tickets as fast as I can this year. This season is going to be a disaster.
  20. 5Stars

    5Stars Here comes the Sun...

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    I wish I could buy a few from you. My brother lives in Dallas and hates the Cowboys. I want to take him to a game.

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