Kelvin Martin 1991 Punt Return

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  1. links18

    links18 Well-Known Member

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    Check out the block from Issac Holt. Where did he come from? The bench? :flagwave:



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  2. AmericasTeam81

    AmericasTeam81 Well-Known Member

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    I have found memories of this one.
     
  3. Fontaine

    Fontaine Well-Known Member

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    Was this the last time we had a good return?
     
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  4. PJTHEDOORS

    PJTHEDOORS Well-Known Member

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    Martin was one of my favorites.
     
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  5. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    Dooood.

     
  6. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    That was a killer block.
     
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  7. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    Probably a penalty in today's NFL. Definitely a penalty since it's the Cowboys in today's' NFL.
     
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  8. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    Holt just basically lowered his shoulder and took the guy out.

    Looks pretty violent by today's little delicate standards. Definitely a fine or something.
     
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  9. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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  10. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    Zeke gets 6 games!
    :angry:
     
  11. cowboyec

    cowboyec Well-Known Member

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    LOVED K-MART!!!!!
     
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  12. dckid

    dckid Well-Known Member

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    Oh to go back to 1991. Sophomore year of high school.
     
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  13. lwehlers

    lwehlers Well-Known Member

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    that would be a penalty in todays game guarantee it would be.
     
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  14. Corso

    Corso Offseason mode... sleepy time

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    I need more Cathy Lee Crosby in my life..
    I know!

    Time to watch The Dark.
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  15. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    Don't we all?
    :huh:
     
  16. JustChip

    JustChip Well-Known Member

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    K-Marts return against the Deadskins on Monday night in the opening game of the '92 season at Texas Stadium beats the heck out of this one. There was no reason to be knocking cause that place was ROCKIN that night. That crowd was the loudest I have ever experienced at a Cowboys game. Not even the last game at that venerable venue against the Ravens equaled that night. The 2016 playoff game against Green Bay is a close 2nd.
     
  17. Fletch

    Fletch To The Moon

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    I remember that game... that punt return.

    I was in 11th grade back then.
     
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  18. scottsp

    scottsp Well-Known Member

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    This play was essentially Dallas getting past their demons with respect to the Eagles. Didn’t they lose eight straight to Philly coming into this one? Not to mention, a few weeks earlier the Eagles lit up the Cowboys in Irving, sacking Aikman 11 or 12 times - Gang Green held us under 100 total yards that afternoon.

    Fast forward to this miserable December day at the Vet. Our offense couldn’t get much going before the Martin TD return. I think we had half our total yards after this play - the big plays coming late Beuerlein to Irvin. Fortunately, we were dealing with Jeff Kemp, not Randall Cunningham.

    This play was massive because it sort of took the veil off this seemingly unbeatable Eagle mystique. Washington was running away with the division, but we at least felt like we could compete. With Philadelphia, they dominated the Cowboys ever since the Buddy kneel-down game. Kelvin Martin did a lot to exercise those demons.

    For me, this was moving on from batteries in snowballs, the Luis Zendejas bounty, the Aikman ragdolling, Buddy Ryan, all of it.

    Plus we really needed this win to get the wildcard.
     
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  19. Flamma

    Flamma Well-Known Member

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    It probably would be even though it shouldn't be. The guy giving chase fell to his knees and put his head in Holt's mid section. There was nothing else for Holt to hit when the guy led with his face.
     
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  20. CalPolyTechnique

    CalPolyTechnique Well-Known Member

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    I remember this like it was yesterday. On a different angle it kinda shows Holt waving Martin in a specific direction so he could lineup the block.

    If I remember correctly, Holt was one of the only players Jimmy actually kept from the Vikings trade.
     

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