CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header
SHOWERS ACROSS NORTH TEXAS: Current Conditions | Live Radar | Check Traffic | Follow @CBSDFW
CBS DFW WEATHER APP: iPhone App Store | Android App Coming Soon | More Information


Jerry Issues An ‘Iffy Guarantee’ For Cowboys At Falcons

By Mike Fisher, 105.3 The Fan | CBSDFW.COM
1268572 Mike Fisher
Mike Fisher is an award-winning newspaper journalist, the author of...
Read More
Cowboys Central
Shop for Cowboys Gear
Buy Cowboys Tickets

NFL Scoreboard
NFL Standings
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

cheer thumb Jerry Issues An Iffy Guarantee For Cowboys At FalconsNFL Cheerleaders

cows Jerry Issues An Iffy Guarantee For Cowboys At FalconsCowboys Cheerleaders

mavs dancers 4 10 10002570231 Jerry Issues An Iffy Guarantee For Cowboys At Falcons

Mavs Dancers

victoria thumb Jerry Issues An Iffy Guarantee For Cowboys At Falcons

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

dfw Jerry Issues An Iffy Guarantee For Cowboys At FalconsBest Young Athlete In DFW?

IRVING (105.3 THE FAN) - The error-prone Cowboys haven’t been good enough to bob over .500 and are 0-7 in their last seven Sunday night games.

This week’s Sunday night foe, Atlanta, has been so crisp through seven games that the Falcons have yet to lose. And yet Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is willing to “guarantee’’ a win for Dallas…as long as you hear the “if’’ tucked into the guarantee.

“What I want us to do in Atlanta is to take what they give us, without a mistake,’’ Jones tells 105.3 The Fan. “And I can predict the score for you: It’ll be positive Cowboys.’’

PLAY: Jerry Jones on 105.3 The Fan

Don’t ignore the “if’’: Mistake-free football is not featured on the resume of the Cowboys, as Dallas is ranked near the bottom of the NFL in turnover ratio and is tied for the NFL in interceptions with 13.

A crazy number that works in Dallas’ favor (and in support of the notion of league parity): Twice in the Tony Romo era, the Cowboys have opposed a team that was at least 7-0. Romo’s Cowboys beat the 9-0 Colts in 2006 and beat the 13-0 Saints in 2009.

Doing that again this weekend? That comes with no guarantees … and lots of “if’s.’’

(© Copyright 2012 CBS Local Media a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Also Check Out: