‘I know how to win’: Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy defends his Super Bowl credentials

1/20/2022 3:30:00 PM

Mike McCarthy defended himself following the disastrous loss to San Francisco. He also admitted the team failed to reach it's goal of a Super Bowl.

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Mike McCarthy defended his credentials after the Cowboys' playoff flameout. “I know how to win,” he said. “I know how to win in this league. I know how to win playoff games. I know how to win a championship. I have great confidence in that.'

Mike McCarthy defended himself following the disastrous loss to San Francisco. He also admitted the team failed to reach it's goal of a Super Bowl.

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“No doubt,” the second-year Cowboys coach said, “we did not reach our goal.”The Cowboys hired the longtime Packers leader in 2020 with the expectation he could take a contending roster deep into the postseason. Instead, McCarthy’s Cowboys finished 6-10 in an inaugural season marred by injuries and then succeeded a 12-5 2021 campaign with the NFL’s lone home playoff loss of the wild-card weekend.

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Sports Seriously, USA TODAY FRISCO, Texas — Mike McCarthy took the podium at Cowboys headquarters Wednesday and agreed. “No doubt,” the second-year Cowboys coach said, “we did not reach our goal. 16, 2022, in Arlington.” The Cowboys hired the longtime Packers leader in 2020 with the expectation he could take a contending roster deep into the postseason. “I am pleased by today’s news, and I am going to keep on fighting for what I know is right. Instead, McCarthy’s Cowboys finished 6-10 in an inaugural season marred by injuries and then succeeded a 12-5 2021 campaign with the NFL’s lone home playoff loss of the wild-card weekend. Pool / Staff Photographer) By 2:13 PM on Jan 19, 2022 CST FRISCO — Mike McCarthy has not fully reviewed last Sunday’s game. The Cowboys never even held a lead in a 23-17 loss to San Francisco 49ers. Mike was responding to a story published by The Sun on Monday .

But McCarthy defended his credentials to guide the Cowboys toward a championship. That is enough for now. Recall proponent Katrina Schmitt said her group plans to confer with its lawyer and review the signatures that were discarded. “I know how to win,” he said. “I know how to win in this league. He scrutinized how quarterback Dak Prescott scrambled for 17 yards to the San Francisco 49ers’ 24-yard line, how the ball-placement mechanics thereafter left no time on the clock following Prescott’s spike. I know how to win playoff games. “We have a huge volunteer base of people who are increasingly upset and disturbed every day by the conditions in our communities. I know how to win a championship. Next time, Prescott needs to shorten his scramble. In fact, Jake became a boxing star on the undercard of an Iron Mike fight .

I have great confidence in that. “What we’ve built here in two seasons, I feel very good about. “That’s probably going to be the change, the adjustment we make. In November the recall group said it had turned in petitions with more than 39,000 signatures.” McCarthy and the Cowboys feel less good about their wild-card performance. Much was made about the final 14 seconds of the game, when Dak Prescott ran a quarterback draw that netted 17 yards but ultimately robbed his team of their final play. Based on their leaky pass protection in the 23-17 loss, Prescott is not guaranteed to have attempted a throw. Confusion ensued when Prescott and an umpire collided. Some are also unhappy that Bonin has declined to create no-encampment zones in his district.

The Cowboys thought they had sufficient time on the clock when they snapped the ball for the final play, trailing by six. First, some context. Instead, the contest and their season had ended. But long before that, Dallas had mounted an attack less physical, less disciplined and less cohesive than their NFC West opponent. Their offense had 13 seconds and no timeouts remaining while needing to gain a chunk play, vying for a game-winning field-goal attempt. Over the last eight months, he also has touted his efforts to. “First down was a huge issue for us offensively,” McCarthy said of a game in which his team sustained 14 penalties. “I thought we were nervous to start the game. He dashed to and handed the football to center Tyler Shatley, who placed the ball on the left hash.

Felt it in the locker room with the team prayer. But I thought we fought through that OK. That is how it’s done. We held them to field goals and I think once our guys settled in, I thought it balanced out in the competitiveness there.” Mike McCarthy tells us accountability a key theme in Cowboys exit interviews. With no timeouts left, Prescott scrambled. Reducing penalties is the No.

1 off-season focus. Biadasz set the ball on the left hash except he did so a couple inches more outside than is standard. — Jori Epstein (@JoriEpstein) .