Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/10/14
Not sure if this is out there but I just heard the Cowboys have fired Rob Ryan. Brian Costello (@BrianCoz) January 9, 2013That's how it all started.  Within minutes it had spread like wildfire.  I didn't want to believe it- this man, who held together a respectable defense in the final weeks of the season using walk-on players, had just been fired.This hadn't been officially confirmed by the Cowboys for a long time, but I had to admit that it's the truth when this man says it:As Brian Costello and ESPN Dallas report, Cowboys have fired DC Rob Ryan. Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 9, 2013And a direct quote from another respected journalist at ESPN definitely helped:Rob Ryan confirms he's fired. "I'll be out of work for like 5 minutes," he said. Tim MacMahon (@espn_macmahon) January 9, 2013I have to admit, that sounds like the kind of brash, arrogant thing a Ryan brother would say.The final proof was a re-tweet by the Dallas Cowboys official Twitter:Ryan To Be Let Go As Defensiv...
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