Before Monday evening, the Cowboys hadn’t gained a road playoff sport since 1992. They beat the 49ers 30-20 within the NFC Championship Game that season earlier than delivering Jerry Jones the first of his three Lombardi Trophies.
The Cowboys had some road heartbreaks within the interim, shedding in Seattle in 2006 when Tony Romo dropped the snap on a subject aim try and shedding in Green Bay in 2014 within the “Dez caught it” sport. They had been 0-8 within the postseason on the road since the win in San Francisco in 1992.
Thirty years was a very long time to go, with solely 12 gamers on the staff’s 53-player roster even alive then.
“This is in regards to the 2022 Cowboys and the Buccaneers,” Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy stated. “It’s as easy and as clear as that. I do know it may not be horny, . . . however we’re excited to have the ability to go to San Francisco.”
The Cowboys have not been to the NFC Championship Game since 1995, which can be the final time they gained the Super Bowl. They must beat the 49ers to get to the championship sport this season. Then, if the Eagles beat the Giants, the Cowboys must go on the road to beat Philadelphia to achieve the Super Bowl.
“Can it’s completed?” We’ll discover out,” Cowboys proprietor Jerry Jones stated. “But this staff has a expertise stage and now has the intangible experiences that getting knocked down, getting up – all of these issues we hear about, all of these issues that symbolize soccer, all of that stuff, this staff has had a few of that . Everybody on this staff knew that after they got here to Tampa at this time that the world thought that Tom [Brady] could be sitting on the market snatching it out, if not the final minute then perhaps even earlier. And we’re attending to go dwelling and get to go dwelling once more in San Francisco. We’ve obtained extra mustard than after we obtained right here.”
The Cowboys dominated Brady and the Bucs from begin to end. The sport was by no means unsure, even with No. 12 on the opposite aspect.
Jones, whereas acknowledging the Cowboys’ blown probabilities to win one other title, particularly after they had home-field benefit, likes the place his staff is true right here, proper now.
“I wish to assume that we will put one thing collectively that may win it,” Jones stated. “That’s very evasive, has been very evasive for us. We’ve obtained a staff right here tonight that has sufficient ability for my part to win it, and now now we have some experiences that may construct the intangible. So, I believe we gained on it tonight.”