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Today's The Anniversary Cowboys Nation Will Never Forget

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Ranched, Sep 24, 2022.

  1. guag

    guag Tertiary Adjunct of Unimatrix 01

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    That was one of my first memories as a Cowboys fan. I had only been watching casually from around '98 and on, 2000 was when I started watching all games.
     
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  2. Ranched

    Ranched "We Are Penn State"

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    It did. I just didn't post it. Here you go my friend! [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  3. KJJ

    KJJ You Have an Axe to Grind

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    It’s certainly not an anniversary I celebrate. We got pummeled 41-24 on our way to 5-11. Troy Aikman got knocked out that season, ending his career. What a miserable season that was. It led to 5 years of musical chairs at QB.
     
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  4. Red Dragon

    Red Dragon Well-Known Member

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    The NFL.was a lot funner back then. No excessive celebration penalties. There would surely be such flags flying even just for running to the midfield star.
     
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  5. acr731

    acr731 Well-Known Member

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    There isn't a single person on the roster who would defend the star like that now. Not one.

    On a side not, I can't believe I was only 35 years old when this happened. Damn I'm old now....
     
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  6. nate dizzle

    nate dizzle Well-Known Member

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    I remember the day we signed T.O.
     
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  7. GimmeTheBall!

    GimmeTheBall! Junior College Transfer

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    Nice, but @tyke1doe has memorialised it for us since. Egads, or was it @Teague31 ??
    But thanks for clarifying and for tha revisit, good lad.
    That is the stuff of lore, and we saw it.
     
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  8. shabazz

    shabazz Well-Known Member

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    I think Micah would and that might be it…….I don’t see Lawrence doing it and he should be the guy leading this defense
     
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  9. Ranched

    Ranched "We Are Penn State"

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    MEANWHILE....another anniversary today!
     
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  10. tyke1doe

    tyke1doe Well-Known Member

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    The day George Teague forever became a Cowboys fan favorite. :grin:
     
  11. Mannix

    Mannix Well-Known Member

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    Wish it hadn't have been a glancing blow...can you imagine how may games NY would have given Teague today!!!
     
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  12. tyke1doe

    tyke1doe Well-Known Member

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    Those were the backup refs.
    They were AWFUL!
     
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  13. john van brocklin

    john van brocklin Captain Comeback

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    Many thanks!
    Classic Emmitt
     
  14. mrmojo

    mrmojo Well-Known Member

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    Teague should have played that way on defense.....TO and the Niners handed us our lunch that day.....not a game im fond of remembering.
     
  15. Rockport

    Rockport AmberBeer

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    I was there and Teague became one of my all time players.
     
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  16. J_Allen

    J_Allen Well-Known Member

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    I'll never forget that season. How many running backs rushed for 200 yards against us? I think it was three.
     
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  17. Alexander

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

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    I never experienced the outrage some of you people experienced.

    It was pretty simple. We were a trash team run by an idiot and his son that couldn't handle it.

    Owens did that because he could.

    I know some you people who never saw it live that watch the Teague moment and get all teary eyed.

    You poor unfortunate souls.
     
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  18. JustChip

    JustChip Well-Known Member

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    Like, no. But, yes, cheer when he did something positive on the field to help the TEAM. But I was gone when that clown was gone.
     
  19. noshame

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

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    It's official
    I'm old
    But it was classic
     
  20. Motorola

    Motorola Well-Known Member

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    Cowboys also gave up 41 points (only scoring 14) two weeks earlier in the season opener at Texas Stadium to the Eagles - better known as "The Pickle Juice Game".
    First of three straight 5-11 seasons to start Dallas Cowboys football in the 21st century.
     

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