Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/12/12
I was thinking back to 1997 and trying to recall why I was so upset with Dallas Cowboy Head Coach Barry Switzer. I mean he was the spirit and soul of my proud Oklahoma Nation and his resume is definitely a "Top Ten" collegiate coach in the history of the NCAA.Then I realized that it wasn't Coach Switzer that I was angry with nor his stupid antics like boarding a plane flight with a loaded gun (imagine if this had been after 9/11?). In fact I kind of liked his "shedding of tears" and his "attaboys" and the rah rah rants and boy could he ever say "dem thar purdy words" and just about talk anyone into anything. By the way, why is it so many smooth talkers come from Arkansas? As one Razorback friend told me once about Coach Switzer "he could talk a virgin out of her panties, have his way with her and then give her panties back and tell her it was a Birthday gift". But anyway, I digress........No sir, it was not the "Bootleggers Son" that I was angry with, it was his boss. Jerry Jones th...
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