Twitter: Dak's stats vs Top 5 Scoring defenses

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  1. Runwildboys

    Runwildboys Well-Known Member

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    Don't get me wrong, I'm not putting Dak down. I just don't think stats like these are the end all, be all of QB quality. There are a lot of factors that go into the outcomes of every game, and these stats don't reflect things like, how our offensive players matched up with their defenses, injuries to those defenses at the time we played them, how well their offenses played and ToP, or even the simple "any given Sunday" phenomenon.

    I like Dak just fine, and I'm liking him more this year than any before, but just about any set of stats can be incredibly deceiving.
     
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  2. Batman1980

    Batman1980 Well-Known Member

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    What if we destroy the Vikings as Dak goes 32-40 for 400 yards and 5 TDs?
     
  3. ScipioCowboy

    ScipioCowboy More than meets the eye.

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    The thing is there aren’t many stats in which Dak doesn’t do well, advanced or traditional.
     
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  4. Runwildboys

    Runwildboys Well-Known Member

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    That's probably true, but I bet there are some here who could find some...or manipulate them to make it look that way. ;)
     
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  5. Captain-Crash

    Captain-Crash Well-Known Member

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    What if the Vikings pressure dak and he becomes "buttfumble 2.0". Oh yeah, it will be the offensives line fault.
     
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  6. Oz-of-Cowboy-Country

    Oz-of-Cowboy-Country Well-Known Member

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    If Dak could get the ball to Cooper 8 or 9 times a game, on a regular bases, we'd be unstoppable.
     
  7. Romo_To_Dez

    Romo_To_Dez Well-Known Member

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    But, this stat is interesting considering that some say that Dak "folds" against good defenses of any kind or type. These other factors do not come into play when some say that he can only perform well against bad defenses. Scoring defense is still important. A team offense can rack up yards and yet end drives with a bunch of FGs. Since Dak has gotten 13 TDs compared to 2 INTs, I say that's good.
     
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  8. America's Cowboy

    America's Cowboy Well-Known Member

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    *ding*

    You hear that? Your hot pockets are ready. Time to get off the internet and out of the basement and go eat some dinner.

    :laugh:
     
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  9. Captain-Crash

    Captain-Crash Well-Known Member

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    "man-crush" You get your Dak app? Anytime Daks name is brought up it sends you a notification. lmao

    :lmao:
     
  10. Nav22

    Nav22 Well-Known Member

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    LOL and if the stat provided here was “top 5 defenses”..

    You’d say, “Top 5 in what!? YARDS?? Who cares!!”

    Zero integrity from your kind.
     
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  11. Number1

    Number1 Well-Known Member

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    the kid makes plays
     
  12. punchnjudy

    punchnjudy Well-Known Member

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  13. rocyaice

    rocyaice Well-Known Member

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    This is the dumbest out or nowhere comment of the night. What does this even mean?
     
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  14. Captain-Crash

    Captain-Crash Well-Known Member

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    It's a what if. I hate it hurt your feelings.
     
  15. InTheZone

    InTheZone Well-Known Member

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    damn, there's only 4 weeks in november 2017, are you saying that 25% of the month is clutch?
     
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  16. irishline

    irishline Well-Known Member

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    He also had two losses to top 5 scoring defenses both 2016 (Giants twice) and 2017 (Chargers and Eagles). Not really an indictment of Dak so much as an indictment of where that stat came from (imo of course).
     
  17. WillieBeamen

    WillieBeamen BoysfanfromNY

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    Why u @ me ?


    Didnt he lose twice his rookie season to the Giants?

    They finished 4th in points allowed...
     
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  18. Silverz1972

    Silverz1972 Well-Known Member

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    Name the teams because we haven’t played a top 5 scoring defense this year.

    unless you mean scoring defense by defenses that have scored touchdowns And not teams that have given up the fewest points.
     
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  19. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

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    :omg:
     
  20. CowboyRoy

    CowboyRoy Well-Known Member

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    Hes backup material. Middling. :yourock::yourock::yourock::yourock:
     

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