Killer Instinct

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Shuff, Jun 12, 2019 at 3:03 PM.

  1. Shuff

    Shuff Well-Known Member

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    We need to take a clue from our USA soccer gals and learn to not step off the gas, ever. Too many close games, we need to close the deal and put away the teams that we should.
     
  2. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    The USA soccer women were playing a team that is one of the weakest in the tournament. That sort of result isn't from not stepping off the gas or having a killer instinct -- it is what happens when you have a completely outmatched opponent and players who, frankly, need to score and be in the spotlight to make a decent living through endorsement deals because their salaries lag massively behind men.
     
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  3. CouchCoach

    CouchCoach Well-Known Member

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    Please don't make me report you two for talking soccer.
     
  4. maryquality

    maryquality Well-Known Member

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    :laugh:
     
  5. kento40

    kento40 Well-Known Member

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    He may be right. The Boys do tend to play down to the level of their opponents and squeak out games that should be blowouts.
     
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  6. Whyjerry

    Whyjerry Well-Known Member

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    I agree. This team has the personnel to be a bully. Zeke. OL. Tank. Nasty LBs. Be a bully.
     
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  7. CowboysFaninHouston

    CowboysFaninHouston CowboysFaninDC

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    well, if cowboys played against a division 3 team which is what Tailand is in soccer, then we would see a similar score and killer instinct.
     
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  8. Longboysfan

    Longboysfan hipfake08 Zone Supporter

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  9. GMO415

    GMO415 Well-Known Member

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    The Jimmy Johnson theory....as long as yall playing defense we gonna keep playing offense.
     
  10. noshame

    noshame I'm not dead yet...... Zone Supporter

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    I'll settle for finding the gas pedal
     
  11. Whirlwin

    Whirlwin Well-Known Member

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    Bill Walsh in the old San Francisco 49ers. Script the first 15 to 20 plays. Never take your foot off the gas
     
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  12. Jake

    Jake Curmudgeon

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    We need to get Thailand on the Cowboys schedule.
     
  13. ShortRound131

    ShortRound131 Well-Known Member

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    Lol from Garrett?
     
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  14. boxer-rumble

    boxer-rumble Well-Known Member

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    Bucs were probably one of the worst teams in the NFL last year and we played down to their level. I agree, the Cowboys need that killer instinct.
     
  15. Cowfan75

    Cowfan75 Well-Known Member

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    We haven't had a killer instinct since....wow....well over a decade.
     
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  16. Number1

    Number1 Well-Known Member

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    that's why Scott and ball control were run out of town
     
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  17. Pompey-Cowboy

    Pompey-Cowboy Well-Known Member

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    Our habit of winning close games comes from our default mode of run the ball, kill the clock when we have any kind of lead. A perfect Cowboy drive takes 9 minutes off the clock and scores 7. We are rarely gonna score significantly over 30 points.
     
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  18. Melonfeud

    Melonfeud I Copy!,,, er,,,I guess,,,ah,,,maybe. Zone Supporter

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    #9 could run up that black flag of NO QUARTER off the fo'c'sleo_O
     
  19. OmerV

    OmerV Well-Known Member

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    And bullying is wrong!
     
  20. Parcells4Life

    Parcells4Life Well-Known Member

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    Last time I saw the aggression was Garret’s first year as OC vs the Rams at Texas Stadium. Boys were up big and Garrett was still calling for bombs to annihilate them.

    He has been more aggressive than people would think in 4th quarters with the lead. That’s when we tend to see the most play action to try to end the game.

    Shots were there vs the Saints, just no one could connect.
     
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