FRISCO, Texas – Should the Cowboys have gone for it on fourth down in overtime? That’s the prevailing narrative in the fallout from Sunday’s 19-16 loss at Houston after the Texans received the Cowboys’ punt, drove 72 yards and kicked the deciding 36-yard field goal at NRG Stadium. Upon reviewing the tape Monday, Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett stood by his decision to punt on a long fourth-and-1 from the Texans’ 42-yard line. I think he had 20 carries in the game and I think nine of them were for zero or minus yards. “Now, he had some other good runs in the game and sometimes that’s a byproduct of what they do.
Source: Daily Sun October 08, 2018 23:26 UTC