Originally posted on Dallas Cowboys And The NFL  |  Last updated 2/24/12
INDIANAPOLIS – NFL.com draft analyst Mike Mayock said last week that the Dallas Cowboys’ secondary play is the biggest reason why they have underachieved the last eight years or so. Jerry Jones offered a different take Friday, pointing to the play of the offensive line as a big reason why Dallas has advanced to the playoffs only three times during the Tony Romo era and recorded just one postseason win in that period. “The offensive line has been a significant contributor to us being a mediocre team,” Jones said. “And I’m one of the biggest, not one of, I may be the biggest reason why it is, because ultimately it’s my decision. It was my decision to go with who we went with in 2010 and then in 2011 to change who we went to and go. “Ultimately, that falls on my shoulders.” The Cowboys got rid of veterans Leonard Davis and Marc Colombo last summer. Jones, though, suggested better days could be ahead after the Cowboys drafted Tyron Smith ninth overall last year. After a strong rookie se...
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