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As the buildup to the showdown between the Cowboys and Giants hits its final stretch the Giants DE argues that he doesn't know if Dallas "ever deserved to be America’s Team."
Giants defensive end Justin Tuck on fighting through groin, toe and neck injuries this season: âThe mind is stronger than the body and you can do a lot of things when you put your mind to it. Iâm just trying to put my mind to playing great football.â
The whole America’s Team came about in a 70s NFL Films montage of the Cowboys.
It became a catchy phrase and that has been associated with the Cowboys, similar to “Just Win Baby” with the Raiders or the Terrible Towels with the Steelers.
It annoys some people, but in the same way people are annoyed by Lakers and Yankees. Depends on how you look it that could solidify their...
New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck doesn’t seem to understand how the Dallas Cowboys can still be considered “America’s Team” when they haven’t even been to a Super Bowl in roughly 16 years. Since that time the Giants themselves have appeared in two. “I don’t know if they ever deserved to be America’s Team,” [...]
http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/dallas-cowboys-longer-referred-america-team-article-1.998705 Giants DE Justin Tuck says title needs to be challengedBy Gary Myers - NY Dailynews 12/30/11
For more than 30 years, football fans have lived with the "America's Team" tag applied to the Dallas Cowboys. Giants defensive end Justin Tuck believes the label's out of place.
Robert Sabo/New York Daily NewsGiants' Justin Tuck has one thing on his mind: Beating the Cowboys for a playoff berth. By Gary Myers - NY Dailynews 1/1/12
Tuck will be key in forcing Romo to make mistakes as teams vie for NFC East crown
Brandon Jacobs doesn’t hate the Dallas Cowboys, but he sure does hate their fans. They are what really irks him about “America’s Team”. Leave the hate for the opposing players and Cowboys star to Justin Tuck. Jacobs is much more bothered by the fans cheering them on. “You know what it ...
Justin Tuck can question if the Cowboys ever deserved to be America’s Team, and football fans can keep on pointing out that Dallas hasn’t played in the Super Bowl since the 1995 season. None of it matters to Rob Ryan.
DeMarcus Ware wasn't going to be caught again. So when somebody mentioned to the Cowboys pass rusher that Justin Tuck still hates Dallas, Ware tried to take the high road. "He's a defensive player," Ware said quickly. "Tell an offensive player to say something." Memo to Ware: Noted Cowboy ...
Everywhere you look right now, there's someone telling you what has to happen in order for the Giants to beat the Cowboys and win the NFC East.
Justin Tuck needs to play a huge game. They need to batter Tony Romo into submission. They need to stop the run. The offensive line needs to keep up its good work from the second half of the Jets game.
And so on and so on and so on...