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News: Ware says he was telling Bryant that with 12 seconds left, there's still time, the team needs you

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Oct 29, 2013.

  1. JustAGuy

    JustAGuy Benched

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    I didn't mean it that Dez really was feeling that way, just that I could understand it hypothetically speaking if it was a reason. I did a poor job of conveying that in my post, and I can see how it comes across like that.
     
  2. TheCount

    TheCount Pixel Pusher

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    The game was about the only thing he was focused on, clearly. Not what the perception of his actions would be, which is what some seem to think should have been #1 in his mind.

    Like I said previously, if anyone thinks for a second that he wouldn't have gone back in with 11 seconds to go and done all he could to haul in a pass, they are fooling themselves. That's all the kid does, go 100%.
     
  3. dallasdave

    dallasdave Well-Known Member

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    DEZ was saying you should have been throwing the ball to me the hole game and we would not be in this mess.
     
  4. FiveRings

    FiveRings Well-Known Member

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    Damn media pigs. Asking questions at charity events.
     
  5. ABQCOWBOY

    ABQCOWBOY Moderator Staff Member

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    We just don't agree Count. I believe he was distracted and not focused. I don't dispute that he would have given it his best but I question if it was the best he could be in that situation.


    A focused Dez is very hard to stop. An unfocused Dez is not nearly as much trouble, no matter how much effort he might put into it.

    That's my view on the matter.
     
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  6. SultanOfSix

    SultanOfSix Star Power

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    I believe it was 1:07. Regardless, a well coached team does not allow a 30+ yard bomb down the sidelines when the opposing team has no timeouts. That's exactly what you don't want to do in this situation. You want to keep players in the middle of the field and guard the sidelines so that time continues to run. That's coaching 101.
     
  7. dallasdave

    dallasdave Well-Known Member

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    You said it right Count. If the Cowboys would have got the ball to DEZ more, they would have won the game and then could have told Brian Bullcrap to shove his microphone up his butt.
     
  8. ABQCOWBOY

    ABQCOWBOY Moderator Staff Member

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    I agree but to be fair, that was a perfect pass and the coverage was there. The pass was simply perfect. Do I like it? No, I don't like it but that doesn't mean that I'm going to throw Garrett under the bus for that. There are things that I do not like but I just don't see that game as Garretts fault. There have been games where I thought the coaching staff was at fault but not that one.
     
  9. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

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    In the first audio? Yep. 2nd audio? Nobody knows, because it wasn't released.
     
  10. dallasdave

    dallasdave Well-Known Member

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    DEZ said you wouldn't be in this mess if you threw me the ball. 1st audio
    DEZ in 2nd audio don't do this next week throw me the ball.
     
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  11. erod

    erod Well-Known Member

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    I watch the games. Do you?

    Dez goes to his spot and stays put. It's extremely rare to see him in the slot or in motion. Virtually never.
     
  12. khiladi

    khiladi Well-Known Member

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    And so says Cowboys nation in chorus.. Jerry's World should just chant every game, "Throw Dez the ball!"
     
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  13. Jenky

    Jenky Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Same can be said about any of our other receivers.

    And again, I don't believe this stuff. It all goes back to coaching.
     
  14. dexternjack

    dexternjack World Traveler

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    That is not to the fault of Dez. Blame the coaches for that one.
     
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  15. dallasdave

    dallasdave Well-Known Member

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    Yes, throw DEZ the ball and win games.
     
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  16. RoyTheHammer

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    Ah, the ol' "i watch the games" argument.. classic.

    Yes, sir.. i most certinly watch the games that my favorite team plays.. thanks for asking.

    Now, maybe you could begin to explain to all of us how Dez lining up at one position on Sundays is evidence that he can't learn other routes/positions, and not just evidence that our coaching staff is failing to utilize him how he would be most effective?
     
  17. perrykemp

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    Just today Aikman was quoted as saying:

    "Michael Irvin got doubled a lot, and there's routes that are very good vs. double coverage. But you then have to run good routes," Aikman said Thursday on KTCK-AM 1310 and KTCK-FM 96.7 "And if you're not running good, precise routes then it's hard to try and fit balls into tight spaces when you're a little unsure where a guy is going to be."

    "To me, what I've seen of Dez, what I've watched on film, that's where he has to get better," Aikman said of Bryant's route running.

    "He's extremely competitive when the ball is in the air. And when people challenge him, that's when he's at his best...But when there are guys around him, and there's safety help, his routes are not as precise. He's not nearly the route runner Michael Irvin was."

    Seems to be some indication from someone who has watched Dez on film that he isn't the route runner he should be.
     
  18. RoyTheHammer

    RoyTheHammer Well-Known Member

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    I would take Troy's word that Dez needs to get better.. but not to the point where you can't even throw it up in his direction and let him fight for the ball. I don't think you're going to lose many of those battles. Jmo.
     
  19. WV Cowboy

    WV Cowboy Waitin' on the 6th

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    That sounds like a pretty fair assessment to me.

    Dez needs to fix that.
     
  20. dallasdave

    dallasdave Well-Known Member

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    Cowbys need to fix end of game offense, don't try not to lose, win the dam game don't try to kill clock.
     

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