Jerry Jones stands up

Jerry Jones got off to a bad start in 1989 when he fired Coach Tom Landry.  Since then, he's won three Super Bowls and earned my respect as one incredible businessman.  The Cowboys are a hugely profitable sports franchise, and he built one of the finest venues in sports. In other words, Jerry Jones knows business, and his reaction to the NFL problem proves it. The NFL is in deep trouble.  The latest Monday Night Football ratings were an all-time low.  I know that the Yankees were also playing, but this is more than competition in the other channel.  I think a lot of fans like me are not watching. So here comes Jerry Jones, as Jarrett Bell wrote: "Too many of the fans of the Dallas Cowboys perceive this as disrespect for the flag. And so I don't want our team doing it." This was a day after the Cowboys owner made his strongest statement yet about the protests in the NFL, declaring that if any Dallas player...(Read Full Post)