Found December 06, 2011 on Dallas Cowboys And The NFL:
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IRVING – Jason Garrett dropped the ball in more ways than one during his news conference Monday. It’s obvious from his comments Monday that he still doesn’t get how he erred in not calling a timeout with about 25 seconds left to set up a play or two to try to give Dan Bailey an easier kick in Sunday’s 19-13 overtime loss to Arizona. But what I also found troubling was how he passed on an opportunity to hold cornerbacks Orlando Scandrick and Terence Newman accountable for playing the victim card when it came to the costly penalties they committed in crunch time. Scandrick’s illegal block above the waist wiped out a dazzling punt return by Dez Bryant. Instead of having possession at the Arizona 25, the Cowboys had to start their final drive at their own 32. Scandrick committed the same penalty earlier in the game. Newman’s infraction came in OT when Kevin Kolb tried to hit wide receiver Andre Roberts. The pass was incomplete, but instead of facing third-and-19 from their own 25, the C...
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