Originally posted on Dallas Cowboys And The NFL  |  Last updated 11/22/11
IRVING – Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick admitted after Sunday’s 27-24 overtime win at Washington he played poorly. Two days later, though, he sang a different tune. “I made two bad plays out of 74 plays and all of a sudden I played bad? Whatever,” Scandrick said. “People are going to say what they’re going to say.” So what happened to his harsh self-assessment in the locker room at FedEx Field? “I don’t think I played great,” he said. “But I think I made two penalties and allowed a catch. Two bad plays and a 23-yard catch and all of a sudden I can’t play no more.” Scandrick recorded Dallas’ lone interception, but he also committed holding penalties in the first quarter and on the final drive of regulation, an 89-yard scoring march that forced overtime. Scandrick also scoffed at the notion he’s pressing while filling in for injured starter Mike Jenkins, who is expected to miss his second straight game Thursday with a hamstring injury. Scandrick’s role before Jenkins got in
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