Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/8/14
Before the 2012 NFL season started, I picked the Cowboys to qualify for the playoffs as one of the NFC's two wildcard teams. Naturally, I heard about it. "Your obsession with the Cowboys and blatant man-crush on Tony Romo is not only disturbing, but it's clouding your judgment. You happen to be one of my favorite NFL writers, but the odd love affair you have with Romo keeps you from becoming great," wrote Tony C. from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. "The Dallas offensive line couldn't stop a JV defensive line. This team isn't winning six games dude," wrote Brad P. from Orlando. "Are you on Jerry's payroll? I don't get it. You pick them every year. Year after year. And they let you down ever year. You're like a spurned lover. Just let go. You'll feel so much better once you do. This is coming from a Cowboys fan!" wrote Kyle in San Antonio. Well, we're 10 weeks through the 2012 NFL season, the Cowboys are 4-5, and I've got a proclamation to make... This team's going to the playoffs....
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