Comebacks under Garrett

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  1. TexasBoys2288

    TexasBoys2288 Zone Supporter

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    I can't remember a Garrett coached Cowboys team that could have, rather would have comeback after being down 24-0 in the first quarter. The team would have quit when they realized Garrett had no adjustments for them. So happy the Clown is out.

    Poor Houston, remember the Oilers vs the Bills game when Houston was up by 30+ points and lost. WTH.
  2. darthseinfeld

    darthseinfeld Cowboys Fan since 1949. Zone Supporter

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    He had a few close ones, GB in the playoffs and then this year off the top of my head. But I don't recall a signiture come fron behind win
  3. CapnB

    CapnB Well-Known Member

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    This team never quit on him. Regardless of what some think. I dont think they quit on him this year. Would have been easy to with some of the junk that was going on, but they didnt. And Dak and Romo both had their share of comebacks under JG. Im glad we have a new coach and i dont really see the point of still dragging JG. but hey... to each their own.
  4. LACowboysFan1

    LACowboysFan1 Well-Known Member

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    No doubt some players did quit on Garrett, but they would have quit on any coach, imho. For ALL of the team to quit on Garrett would mean every player didn't care if they lost games, or had a losing season, or lost game after game in a row. Also imho MOST players hate to lose, they wouldn't quit on Garrett for that reason, if nothing else.

    Most people have no idea how tough playing pro football is, players get beat half to death every game, they have strains, sprains, bruises, abrasions, jammed fingers, etc. Those aches and pains linger for most of the following week, and after a few weeks they never go away. Regardless of how much they get paid, to suffer through that and not have the satisfaction of a win is to me first of all dissing the players, as well as saying we can read their minds.

    Unless we personally know all the players to say they all "quit" on Garrett is the worst of armchair quarterbacking....
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  5. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    They were down 21-0 to the Rams and came back and beat them, if I'm not mistaken.

    But coming back to win when down 24-0 should never be an expectation. Garrett's teams were generally pretty good about battling back or keeping things close. The issue was that they started off so poorly, so consistently.
  6. Proof

    Proof Well-Known Member

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    Can’t remember, did he ever have Mahomes?
  7. Joe Realist

    Joe Realist No Kool-Aid here!

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  8. daboyzruleperiod

    daboyzruleperiod ♡☆

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    Like it was yesterday. That game was unbelievable as this one was. There wasn't one Cowboys fan thinking we would have won with a 3rd string quarterback vs Favre on that Thanksgiving.
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  9. cowboy_ron

    cowboy_ron You Can't Fix Stupid

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    When he started the finger pointing didn't help him any........that's the sign of a weak man.
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