Cowboys vs Seattle Dixon likely kicks in second half

Discussion in 'On The Field' started by Olehornfan, Jan 5, 2019.

  1. Olehornfan

    Olehornfan 1,000+ Posts

    Sebastian Janikowski looks to have pulled a hamstring trying to kick a 57 yard fg. Dickson likely to handle all kicking duties in the second half. Drop kicks maybe?
  2. bystander

    bystander 5,000+ Posts

    I'd like to see a drop-kick though I'm a Cowboys fan.
  3. 2003TexasGrad

    2003TexasGrad 2,500+ Posts

    Love me some Dick...son.
  4. Clean

    Clean 5,000+ Posts

    Poona Ford is playing for Seattle too.
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  5. rick mueller

    rick mueller Burnt Orange Bleeder

    Okay, that was TMI right there.
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  6. chango

    chango 2,500+ Posts

    Dickson onside kick attempt coming up...
  7. 2003TexasGrad

    2003TexasGrad 2,500+ Posts

    Hes got nice hamstrings bro.
  8. Denmark

    Denmark 500+ Posts

    Worst onside kick ever...thank God!
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  9. Denmark

    Denmark 500+ Posts

    PS why didn't he just squibble it on the ground or put it on the tee would have done wonders???:rolleyes1:
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  10. dukesteer

    dukesteer 2,500+ Posts

    I love Dickson but that play was embarrassing. I’m not sure what Carroll was thinking but I would think that a 10-15 year drop kick would be a very low percentage proposition, and extraordinary hard to execute.

    I’ll bet that any of us on HF — yes, any of us — could execute an onside kick. Now, whether or not our team would recover is another story, but even the best in the business have a success rate below 10% if I’m not mistaken.

    Funny thing about oblong objects, they don’t roll predictably. Seattle should have put the ball on a tee, or just flat on the ground, and just kicked it. That’s a higher percentage play than an attempted drop kick.
  11. ViperHorn

    ViperHorn 5,000+ Posts

    I looked like he barely touched the ball.
  12. chango

    chango 2,500+ Posts

    It reminded me of hitting one out of the bunker and getting all ball. Thus sailing it over the green into the bunker on the other side. :whiteflag:
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  13. mb227

    mb227 2,500+ Posts

    Barely touched after it had even bounced once...
  14. Joe Fan

    Joe Fan 10,000+ Posts

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