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Who gets the biggest ovation

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by rags747, Sep 14, 2005.

  1. rags747

    rags747 Well-Known Member

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    Monday night at 1/2 time for the Ring of Honor:

    Michael Irvin
    Troy Aikman
    Emmit Smith

    I think it's Michael...Vote
  2. Dave_in-NC

    Dave_in-NC Well-Known Member

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    But all three deserve he tribute.
  3. dargonking999

    dargonking999 DKRandom

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    Emmitt, he is the all time leader in rushing
  4. Doomsday

    Doomsday Rising Star

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    Should of made this a poll question. I think it will be Emmitt!
  5. JDSmith

    JDSmith Well-Known Member

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    Man, I love all three. But I have to go with Irvin.

    Part of the reason is that, although he's now a sportscenter announcer type, he still a shameless homer for the Boys. Troy has tried to be neutral to the point that he almost seems reluctant to say anything positive about the Cowboys. Emmitt has just started the announcing gig so he's been relatively quiet. But Irvin wears his heart on his sleeve and he's as big a Cowboys fan as anyone on this forum - and he doesn't care who knows.
  6. Sifillest

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    i say the playmaker. all the guys we have had after him....well lets just say the replacement hasnt been found yet(crayton maybe).....aikman will eb second and emmitt third, becuase he did disrespect the team when he was there in his final years and i dont think that anyone will forget it

    FRDRCK DeWare94

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    I dont think they should be individually announced all three should go at the same exact time.
  8. miamicowboy21

    miamicowboy21 Active Member

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    Irvin for sure. After he retired the team was never the same. He never won any super bowl MVP's or was never the all time leader in recieving yards, but his intensity, guts, passion, arrogance, and swagger was truely missed. No one will ever take the place of "THE PLAYMAKER".

    THUMPER Papa

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    Aikman will get the biggest ovation follwed by Emmitt and then Irvin.
  10. scottsp

    scottsp Well-Known Member

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    Give me the Pleamaker as well. He all but embodied the swagger and air of superiority this team took with it en route to three world titles. I think the fans really identify with his passion as well.
  11. Cbz40

    Cbz40 The Grand Poobah

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    very difficult too call.......I would say Michael. He was the motivator.

    I have often wondered how well these guys would have done without each other.

    That would be an interesting thread.
  12. Dave_in-NC

    Dave_in-NC Well-Known Member

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    Some things are better off left unknown Cb
  13. Cbz40

    Cbz40 The Grand Poobah

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    You are probably correct Sir. ;)
  14. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Troy. If for no other reason that we have struggled big time trying to replace him.
  15. NovaCowboy

    NovaCowboy Benched

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    The tripplets were so dependent on each other for their individual successes. Without one the other two dont go on to have the careers they had.

    As far as ovation? It would be a shame for any one of them to recieve more than the others. Three different guys that played as one. Its so rare and thats what made them so special.
  16. 50cent

    50cent Well-Known Member

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    Aikman, the Qb always gets the most attention!
  17. Billy Bullocks

    Billy Bullocks Active Member

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    I don't remember Emmitt for his last year here, or his 2 years in AZ.

    EMMITTnROY Well-Known Member

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    Emmitt.. he was the most important piece of the puzzle.. and he was always the classiest and the most loved.. he bleeds silver and blue, which is already apparent in his first work on the NFL Network.. we could win without Troy and without Michael, but we could never win without Emmitt..
  19. billknows

    billknows New Member

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    aikman aikman aikman
  20. NovaCowboy

    NovaCowboy Benched

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    when could we win without troy? or Irvin for that matter?

    Yeah we've wona few individual games without those guys but that doesnt constitute winning to me.

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