Rob Ryan on Cowboys' D woes: 'I will get it fixed'

Associated Press  |  Last updated December 15, 2011
Rob Ryan is taking the blame for the Dallas Cowboys' defensive meltdowns at the end of the last two games. He's also vowing to fix it. The defensive coordinator says communication breakdowns have been partly to blame, so he's working on a new system using signals from the sideline. He's also having the defense go over video together instead of breaking into smaller groups. He adds that he's going to scale back some of the game plan because he may be overloading players with information. Ryan remains as supportive of his guys as he was the day he took over, saying: ''I've got better players than everybody else and that's just a fact.'' The Cowboys (7-6) play at Tampa Bay on Saturday night.
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