Posts Tagged ‘Rob Ryan’

Jones Opens Up About The Firing Of DC Rob Ryan

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones made his first public comments about the release of defensive coordinator Rob Ryan during a taped interview that aired Wednesday, Calvin Watkins of ESPN Dallas reports. Jones alluded to two losses — at Seattle in Week 2 and to Chicago at Cowboys Stadium in Week 4, when Dallas’ defense was almost […]

Cowboys Part Ways With Defensive Coordinator Rob Ryan

The big change the Cowboys told everyone about? It appears to have happened. The team announced Tuesday that they have fired defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. ”At this time, the decision has been made to move forward in a different direction philosophically on defense,” Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said in a statement. ”I have an immense […]

Rob Ryan Says He Didn’t Cry Over Sean Lee’s Season Ending Injury

Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan said he didn’t cry over linebacker Sean Lee’s season-ending toe injury, “but I probably should have,” Brandon George of the Dallas Morning News reports. On Wednesday, while discussing Jets linebacker Bart Scott’s toe injury, New York Jets coach Rex Ryan said that his brother was “crying, literally, on the phone […]

Ryan Takes The Heat; Ready To Go

Cowboys defensive coordinator, Rob Ryan, has taken his fair share of criticism this year. The first-year Cowboy coordinator has been a target of fans and media alike after his defense relinquished a 12-point lead last Sunday to the division rival Giants. Rob spoke with the media today and he was pointing fingers, they just weren’t […]

Defense Not As Advertised

Remember way back on January 19th when the Cowboys announced that they were hiring Rob Ryan to be the defensive co-ordinator? If you were like me, you immediately gained optimism that a coach like Ryan could come in and turn that defense around. After all, the Cowboys defensive group that finished 23rd in the league […]

Rob Ryan: “It’s all on me”

Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan referred to the Eagles as the all-hype team in training camp and declared that the Cowboys would kick the Eagles butt. After the Cowboys were routed by the Eagles 34-7, Ryan said, “It’s not the first time I’ve said something and gotten my butt kicked.  I got out-coached, out-everything according to David […]

Ryan responds to Eagles WR Jackson

Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan said Friday he was simply trying to say how much he believes in his defenders when he stirred up the Eagles during training camp according to Charean Williams of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. “That other deal was unfortunate,” Ryan said. “I thought that it was provoked by the media. I’m […]

Damned If You Do

Is there a true formula for how to close out a game? Does the coach’s chart have an answer for what to do when you have a 3-point lead late in the fourth quarter. Sure, you run the ball, milk the clock, and force your opponent to use their timeouts. If you have too, you […]