Home Sports Redskin Cowboys’ first loss came down to 2 plays; 10 other takeaways from... SportsRedskin Cowboys’ first loss came down to 2 plays; 10 other takeaways from Sunday night September 14, 2020 3 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Jason Garrett’s name was trending late Sunday night on Twitter. He’s no longer the head coach of the Cowboys, but the team’s 20-17 season-opening loss to the Los Angeles Rams led to many drawing comparisons to Garrett’s Dallas teams of the previous decade. New head coach Mike McCarthy and his staff had nowhere near the offseason a new coach is usually allowed to make significant changes while preparing for a season opener. The absence of minicamps, organized team activities or preseason games made it extremely difficult to put an entirely new, successful product on the field. The changes are going to take some time, particularly on defense. Offensively, more than 17 points were expected. The Cowboys averaged 27 per game last year and this offense should be better. Dallas ran 69 offensive plays in Sunday night’s season opener at brand new SoFi Stadium, but the loss came down to two particular plays. The first:… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Why the LSU receiving corps can still produce without Ja’Marr Chase [Washington Post] – Ron Rivera is coaching through his cancer, and the battle might be making his team better Breaking down Jeff Sims: Reggie Ball, Joe Hamilton share their thoughts [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Washington Football Team: Evaluating Dwayne Haskins’ play in Week 1 Why West Ham need new defenders Phillips: A composed and gifted academy graduate set for international call Kosmider: How Michael Malone fostered a belief the Nuggets could make history Nolan Arenado said the quiet part out loud as Rockies try to avoid a dead end A microcosmic loss puts the Mets’ season on the brink West Brom fans: Discuss the Harrogate game with our reporter Steve Madeley Steve Grogan has been in Cam Newton’s shoes before. He likes what he sees now [Washington Post] – Daniel Snyder files request seeking info from firm handling minority owners’ sale LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.