Jones way out of line with comments

Cowboys owner had no business suggesting Bryant's injury could have been avoided

Updated: July 31, 2010, 10:12 PM ET
By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com

SAN ANTONIO -- Wade Phillips probably wished he could have rolled his eyes, but he answered the question Saturday with a grin and a one-liner.

"You said Jerry, didn't you?" the Dallas Cowboys' head coach kidded.

Yes, it was owner/general manager Jerry Jones who suggested on ESPN that Dez Bryant's workload had something to do with the first-round pick suffering a high-ankle sprain Friday evening. Just to be clear, Jones said the comments were meant to be analytical, not critical.

Fine, ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?