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3rd and Inches or 1st Down

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by TwoDeep3, Nov 23, 2012.

  1. Zordon

    Zordon Well-Known Member

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    :laugh2:I was thinking the same damn thing.
  2. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    I almost pissed myself laughing. The one time Dallas runs a QB sneak, it's on 1st down.

    On the plus side it was more productive than many of the other runs of the day.
  3. sunbum

    sunbum Active Member

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    wasn't the delayed sneak for a TD before this horrendous play?

    Not to defend Garrett but I thought the spot was waaayyy generous and was under the impression it was 3rd and one. Granted, I was in a noisy crowded room and not on the sideline....was very confusing
  4. TwoDeep3

    TwoDeep3 Well-Known Member

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    Not sure that was actually a TD though. When ever it was.
  5. sunbum

    sunbum Active Member

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    looked at the box score, not seeing a Romo TD run. Don't know what I'm talking about, must've been drunk!!:eek::
  6. SDCowboy85

    SDCowboy85 Well-Known Member

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    Romo ran it in for a 2 point conversion.
  7. noshame

    noshame Who wouldn't follow me?

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    While I blame JG, doesn't your QB tend to look and see how much he needs for the first down before he snaps the ball on a sneak? :laugh2:

    This whole dog and pony show needs to hit the pavement.
  8. theebs

    theebs Believe!!!!

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    Not making excuses.

    They never properly marked it or displayed the down and distance.

    The sideline was yelling and screaming at the officials and no one knew the situation.
  9. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    It was funny.

    But the truth is, it should have been third down. Witten was a good yard short of the first down marker. No idea why they spotted it the way they did.
  10. Fritsch_the_cat

    Fritsch_the_cat Well-Known Member

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    Which makes him a perfect match with our GM.
  11. links18

    links18 Well-Known Member

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    I think Garrett is a buffoon. But that was all on the refs. They never gave a clear signal it was a first down. In fact, it looked like Witten was stopped well short of the marker.

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