Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 11/14/11
Felix Jones, be afraid. Be very afraid. There’s a new sheriff in town and his name is DeMarco Murray. Okay, forgive my lame attempt at humor; I was just trying to ease the tension. Anyway, while I hate to be the bearer of bad news Mr. Jones I regret to tell you that your time as a member of the Dallas Cowboys has essentially come to an end. Sorry but that’s life in the NFL. You score a fat contract, endure a slow start, miss a few games because of an injury and before you know it some upstart, green-eyed rookie takes your job. No doubt you’ve seen the writing on the wall so I’m sure you already have your agent eyeing teams you can land with next season. Hey, you’re going to need to recoup some of the money you’re going to lose once Jerry Jones drops you this off-season. Besides, can you really blame Jerry for going that route? You’ve been maddeningly inconsistent this season while Murray has been super productive over these past four games. Many people, including me, were a little skeptical that Murray’s 253-yard outing against the Rams may have been a fluke but he [...]
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