Who is more popular?

Discussion in 'Sports Zone' started by crazytown41, Apr 29, 2010.

  1. crazytown41

    crazytown41 Well-Known Member

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    Who is more popular and loved in Dallas, Dirk or Romo?

    Just wondering...:)
  2. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    I'm a Mavs season holder, but it's not close.....ROMO
  3. zrinkill

    zrinkill Diamond surrounded by trash

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    Not even close ...... or at least it shouldn't be.
  4. BraveHeartFan

    BraveHeartFan We got a hat. I want a ring.

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    That is completely unfair to Dirk in every possible way. He is not, nor will he ever be, as popular in Dallas as Romo. Romo being the QB of Americas Team simply is going to trump anyone in a Mavs jersey.
  5. tko112204

    tko112204 Active Member

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    Someone has been reading Simmons, methinks....
  6. Cowboy Brian

    Cowboy Brian Well-Known Member

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    Basketball is not a sport, its a hobby. Romo.
  7. ajk23az

    ajk23az Through Pain Comes Clarity

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    Texas has one very good football team (Cowboys) and a mediocre one (Texans). Plus, the Cowboys have been around forever and the Texans are fairly new so there are a lot more Cowboys fans.

    Texas also has 2 pretty good basketball teams, Spurs and Mavs and one decent team, the Rockets and I'm sure there are a ton of each and the two other texas teams do not like Dirk so much.

    Not really fair to Dirk at all.
  8. Heisenberg

    Heisenberg That gum you like. Zone Supporter

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    They're both really popular in Dallas and both are really likeable guys who are very good at their respective sports. However, football is king in Texas, so it would obviously be Romo if you put numbers to it.
  9. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    I can't believe this is a real thread.

    ABQCOWBOY Moderator Staff Member

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    What's more popular in Texas, Football or Life?

    See, you've answered your own question.

  11. Doomsday

    Doomsday Rising Star

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    I think the original OP is being a total smart ___ because neither one has won a championship.

    Funny how Dirk always gets killed, yet Terry gets a pass.
  12. Maikeru-sama

    Maikeru-sama Mick Green 58

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    Tony Romo.

    Dirk is still very popular and a few years ago, may have been at the top with the whole 'Nowitness' craze but the most popular athlete in this city is Tony Romo at the moment.
  13. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    I have a feeling you could say Ware or Dirk and Ware would win that contest just as well.
  14. Maikeru-sama

    Maikeru-sama Mick Green 58

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    Not true.

    If the Mavericks would have won a Championship in 2005, Dirk would have been the most popular athlete in Dallas, and probably was during that Championship run.
  15. Maikeru-sama

    Maikeru-sama Mick Green 58

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    Among die hards, casual fans and people in the city that don't watch sports, I would say Dirk is more popular, and when I say popular, I mean more known.

    I have no idea who is more liked.
  16. Joe Realist

    Joe Realist No Kool-Aid here!

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