Dallas Cowboys proprietor Jerry Jones had one technique to describe his emotions following Sunday’s divisional spherical loss to the San Francisco 49ers: “sickening.”
Speaking with reporters after the 19-12 loss, Jones expressed his frustrations with the Cowboys continued playoff woes, including that he felt good in regards to the crew heading into the sport.
“I’m so disenchanted for our followers and this felt good,” he mentioned. “This felt good at present, felt good with the crew however San Francisco had one thing to say about that. But we’ve bought a locker room stuffed with sick gamers and coaches to associate with actually a whole lot of 1000’s of Cowboys’ followers that I do know which might be sick.”
COWBOYS’ MIKE MCCARTHY STIFF ARMS CAMERAMAN AFTER LOSS TO 49ERS
With the Cowboys dropping for a report seventh straight time within the divisional spherical and failing to make it to the NFC title recreation since profitable their fifth Super Bowl title following the 1995 season, questions on head coach Mike McCarthy’s job safety shortly adopted.
However, Jones shortly put an finish to the hypothesis on Sunday night time.
“No, no, no, in no way,” Jones mentioned of the end result altering his opinion of McCarthy.
Jones additionally seemingly backed McCarthy’s determination to stay with kicker Brett Maher, who missed his fifth additional level of the postseason earlier than then making two field-goal tries.
“And their determination for our kicker was exonerated together with his area aim in my thoughts, and I’m proud for him, however that is very sickening, to not win tonight.”
Dak Prescott threw two interceptions and led just one landing drive at hand the 49ers their twelfth straight win of the season behind rookie quarterback Brock Purdy.
“Defense gave us a possibility to win this recreation. They performed laborious in opposition to a extremely, actually good offense, a extremely good crew,” Prescott mentioned. “For us to solely put up the factors that we did, that’s unacceptable. It begins with me. I’ve bought to be higher. There’s no different technique to sugarcoat it.”
The Associated Press contributed to this report.