Twitter: Jason Garrett said he made a mistake by keeping in some of the offensive starters

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  1. pjtoadie

    pjtoadie Cleveland's #1 Cowboys fan

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  2. 03EBZ06

    03EBZ06 Need2Speed

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    Hmmm, I could think many more bigger mistakes than just keeping starter in the game.
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  3. BrAinPaiNt

    BrAinPaiNt Hunka Hunka Burning BP Staff Member

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    Yes I would say that once He decided to quit trying to win and just run the ball over and over...he should have pulled the starters.

    However I will also say that if he is the HC he should be able to tell his vets that he appreciates them wanting to stay in and play but get your butts out of there instead of chancing more injuries.
  4. CanadianCowboysFan

    CanadianCowboysFan Lightning Rod

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    There was no reason for Romo to be in at the end, that is for sure.
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  5. Fritsch_the_cat

    Fritsch_the_cat Well-Known Member

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    He probably couldn't get Jerry on the phone in order to know what to do.
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  6. CowboysLegend365

    CowboysLegend365 Active Member

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    Just fire him already.
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  7. pugilist

    pugilist dwarecwby311

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    Another coaching blunder? You don't say!
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  8. RXP

    RXP Well-Known Member

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    Yep.

    Of all the things that went horribly wrong in that game, this was the least of it.
  9. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    No doubt. Imagine if those two sacks Romo took at the very end of the game broke his collarbone or separated his throwing shoulder.

    And this isn't a second guess. Brad Sham was asking why he and Murray were in the game at that point in real time.
  10. StarBoyz83

    StarBoyz83 Well-Known Member

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    Should have took all the starters out at half time! it was over when they went up 11 anyway.
  11. KB1122

    KB1122 Well-Known Member

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    HE should have yanked Romo in the third quarter for performance reasons. He wasn't getting it done Sunday night.
  12. rat2k8

    rat2k8 Well-Known Member

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    Red this is way over your head.
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  13. CaptainMorgan

    CaptainMorgan Well-Known Member

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    Benching a couple of those guys for lack of performance would have been the way to go.

    Who knows the embarrasment on national tv might have done them some good. Not that their performance wasnt embarrasing enough.
  14. PA Cowboy Fan

    PA Cowboy Fan Well-Known Member

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    Then if Romo got hurt and missed some games, Garrett would have another excuse why this season was a failure.
  15. RXP

    RXP Well-Known Member

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    I don't think so.

    If Romo would have been hurt, it would have been Garrett's death knell. No way Garrett would keep his job if Romo gets hurt in garbage time.
  16. dstovall5

    dstovall5 Well-Known Member

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    If he would've yanked Romo for performance reasons, then I guess he would've had to pull the other 45 players for the exact same thing, they were all terrible.
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  17. khiladi

    khiladi Well-Known Member

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    Garrett should have pulled himself...
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  18. BAZ

    BAZ Drunken Mick

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    Did he yank the defense at half time?
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  19. 65fastback2plus2

    65fastback2plus2 Well-Known Member

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    they were yanked weeks ago
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  20. Fritsch_the_cat

    Fritsch_the_cat Well-Known Member

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    I think we fans were the ones who got "yanked".
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