Jason Garrett reportedly must win Super Bowl to keep job
Garrett holds a 83-64 overall record in his 10 years as head coach in Dallas, but his 2-3 playoff record, which includes zero Super Bowl appearances, remains the largest indictment on his record. His more recent refusal to integrate statistical analysis into his decision-making has garnered large outside criticism, especially after he decided to kick a field goal during the Cowboys 13-9 loss to the Patriots on Sunday.
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From the tire tracks all over Jason Garrett’s back, it’s clear the only thing standing in the way of the Dallas Cowboys and the Super Bowl is a better coach.
There’s no better match for Jerry Jones than Urban Meyer.
The Meyer-to-the-Cowboys rumors have been swirling for weeks now, and Jones might as well have waved a contract in Meyer’s face Tuesday morning.that he’s talked with the former Ohio State coach – or anyone else – but refused to say he won’t.
Jason Garrett reportedly will finish season as Cowboys’ head coach
Jerry Jones has always pushed back against midseason firings. With his Cowboys still in first place, that makes a lot of sense. Let’s see how the season plays out before drawing a final conclusion. A separate report earlier on Thursday indicated that barring a deep run in the playoffs, Garrett will not be back in Dallas. One potential candidate has emerged if there’s a coaching change.Garrett boasts a 83-64 record in nine-plus seasons as the Cowboys’ head coach. He has yet to lead Dallas beyond the NFC divisional playoffs during that span.
That's because there is no "year zero" in our calendar system, explained Craig Callender, a professor of philosophy at UC San Diego who has studied the physics and experience of time. With outsized egos , Jerry Jones and Urban Meyer deserve each other with the Dallas Cowboys .
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“Normally when someone says ‘Have you met with such and such? Are you interested in such and such?’ the implication is you’re not interested,” Jones said. “That shouldn’t be brought forward either.
“The facts are we just have not talked to any coach -- potential coach in the NFL.”
But the pairing makes too much sense for Jones not to.
Jerry Jones: Jason Garrett Will Be Coaching in the NFL Next Year
Jerry Jones made his weekly appearance on 105.3 The Fan in Dallas this morning and gave his weekly affirmation that Jason Garrett is still the head coach of the Dallas Cowboys. Will he be next year? Jerry was a bit more vague. Jerry Jones: “In my opinion, Jason Garrett will be coaching in the NFL next year.” — Jon Machota (@jonmachota) December 3, 2019 That is beautifully unspecific. Will he be coaching the Cowboys? Is there more context? Yes. Jerry Jones on @1053thefan: “Nobody has the exclusive skills to get the job done so that collectively you can win a Super Bowl. But there are qualified people. Jason Garrett is one of them.
Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones said Tuesday the organization, mainly himself and his son, executive vice president Last week, NFL Network reported Stephen Jones had spoken with the former Ohio State and Florida head coach. Former Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer watches
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones made it clear Tuesday the team hasn't been meeting with potential coaching hires. Coaching the Cowboys would put Meyer in some extremely rarified air, and I think we can all agree they’re going approach him once Jason Garrett is finally shown the exit.
More than anything, though, Jones and Meyer deserve each other. Their outsized egos and penchant for insincerity would make the Jones-Bill Parcells pairing seem like a model of humility in comparison.
Part of the reason Garrett is so ineffective is because he’s never going to stand up to Jones, who in addition to being the Cowboys owner is also the team’s general manager. Stephen Jones and Will McClay give their input, sure, but it’s Jerry Jones who has the ultimate say-so.
This is also why Garrett has lasted as long as he has. Jones doesn’t want someone who will challenge him or suggest that perhaps the team would do well to invest in a safety or two. Or shore up its depth on the offensive line.
Meyer won’t be so passive. He’s used to running his teams like fiefdoms, enjoying complete control and answering to no one despite what the org chart says. Even the appeal of a glamour job like the Cowboys will wear thin when Jones ignores Meyer’s input or, worse, throws him under the bus.
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Urban Meyer to the Cowboys? It's not as wild as you think when you consider Jerry Jones' track record hiring hyper-successful college coaches, and Meyer has nothing left to prove at the collegiate ranks.That, in turn, has led to more rumors about former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer, along with other college coaches such as Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley and Clemson offensive coordinator Tony Elliott being linked to the job.
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Of course, this assumes Meyer even wants to coach again.
When he stepped down at Ohio State, Meyer said it was due, in part, to health concerns exacerbated by the intensity of coaching. Good thing coaching the Cowboys, the NFL team with the highest profile and most demanding owner, wouldn't be intense or anything!
He also insisted, at the time and in interviews early in the fall, that he was at peace with his decision and didn’t think he’d coach again.
But much like Jones, whose genuineness is often in direct proportion to his self-interest, what Meyer says is less important than what he does. Or, as the powers that be at Ohio State learned, doesn't do.
When asked in October if he’d consider the Cowboys job, Meyer’s response was “absolutely.”
“That’s the New York Yankees,” he said during an interview with Fox’s The Herd with Colin Cowherd. “That’s the one. Great city. They got Dak Prescott, Zeke Elliott. You got a loaded team. … To me, that’s the one job in professional football that you say, ‘I got to go do that.’”
Never mind that the job was, and still is, Garrett’s. That Jones wasn’t yet publicly undermining his coach, accelerating his team’s death spiral in the process. For people like Meyer, and Jones, their own interests are paramount. Everything, and everyone, else is expendable.
Urban Meyer-to-Cowboys rumors go from wild to real for Jerry Jones, Jason Garrett
A report after Dallas' latest loss fanned the flames under Garrett's increasingly hot seat.Meyer, whom BetOnline.ag made the early favorite (3/1) to be the next coach in Dallas, has drawn "very real interest" from Jones, per well-connected Cowboys reporter Jane Slater of NFL Network.
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones leaves door open on Urban Meyer but says no coach talks yet. Jori Epstein. Jones was asked Tuesday morning whether he and Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones had met with the former Ohio State, Florida and Utah coach as speculation heats up
Colin Cowherd Shocked Jerry Jones says Cowboys haven't met with Urban Meyer | The Herd.
If Jones persuades Meyer to coach the Cowboys, they'll both get what they deserve.
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If the coach decides to take a job in the NFL, he should look at Dallas, Cleveland and Washington as potential landing spots.This is a hot topic heading into "Black Monday," the day after Week 17 of the NFL season when a handful of coaches typically get fired. Meyer, who retired as coach at Ohio State after the 2018 college football season with a 187-32 career record, spent the 2019 season in the Fox studio as an analyst. The last time Meyer took a year off, he was preparing for the college game.