Found December 30, 2011 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Emmitt Smith
TEAMS: Dallas Cowboys

Former Dallas Cowboys running back Emmitt Smith did an interview with ESPN and gave a break down of what his former team needs to do in order to beat the New York Giants on Sunday Night. It seems that the biggest thing Smith is concerned about is whether or not the Cowboys have the mental [...]


Smith questions team's toughness

The former Dallas running back great criticized his former team, subtly suggesting that the Cowboys lack the mental toughness to win big games.

Is Emmitt Smith Right to Question Mental Toughness of Dallas Cowboys?

Emmitt Smith said what everybody has felt about the recent makeup of the Dallas Cowboys for quite some time now. Sure, they have the talent. Sure, they have the history. But when push comes to shove, are they mentally tough enough to get the job done when it matters most? By winning in the playoffs? Smith certainly knows what it takes to win in the NFL postseason in...

Romo answers Smith on Cowboys' mental toughness

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo took issue with Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith questioning the team's mental toughness. "We had a big game at San Francisco earlier in the year. It felt like a must-win at that time, and we went out there and laid it on the line - and the team won, and we were trailing late in that game," Romo said. "So there was a lot of mental...

Lawrence Taylor: I’d be shocked if Giants lose

One day after Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith openly questioned his former team, a legendary member of Giants’ lore decided to go the opposite route, praising Big Blue as they prepare to battle the ‘Boys for the NFC East crown. According to, former ten-time Pro Bowl linebacker Lawrence Taylor said that he’d be “shocked” if the Giants happened to lose to the Cowboys...

Emmitt Smith questions Cowboys' mental toughness

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Stephen Jones: I disagree with Emmitt Smith about Cowboys' mental toughness

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Emmitt Smith: Are Cowboys mentally tough?

Emmitt Smith doesn't know if the Cowboys have the mental toughness to beat the Giants on the road.

Emmitt Smith rips Cowboys’ toughness ahead of season finale

If the Dallas Cowboys continue to play without mental toughness, franchise legend Emmitt Smith thinks the team will get blew out ... blowed out on Sunday against the New York Giants. Blown out. The Hall of Fame running back told Todd Archer of that he doubts the team has enough leadership and toughness to win the de facto NFC East Championship game on Sunday night...

Emmitt Smith questions 2011 Cowboys' mental toughness

Former Cowboys running back Emmitt Smith doubts the mental toughness of this year's Dallas squad.
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