Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 11/17/14
Everyone will be talking about the final seconds of the loss in Baltimore for quite a while, but if you actually want to understand why the Cowboys lost this game, you don't need to look any further than the kickoff return in the 3rd Quarter by Jacoby Jones. Jones tied the NFL record for longest kickoff return when he opted to bring out a kick 8 yards deep in his own endzone. It is altogether disconcerting that the special teams portion of the Cowboys this season has been such a mess from a standpoint of playing major roles in 2 of the 3 losses. This early in the season, that is way too high a number, but this is what we talk about every August. In fact, in only 5 games, the Cowboys have replaced or moved 6 of the 11 players on their kickoff coverage team. That is a lot of movement. Now, these moves may be related to injuries or roster changes, but the fact that they ran this kickoff like they had very little continuity might lead back to the fact that the units never stay the sa...
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