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Coming of age in Dallas
Tex Maule
October 02, 1961
The Cowboys, with a full year of experience, showed the Vikings what a pro team needs
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October 02, 1961

Coming Of Age In Dallas

The Cowboys, with a full year of experience, showed the Vikings what a pro team needs

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So the quick maturing of three players plus the gradual solidification of a group of strangers into a team has made the Cowboys a good professional club. Add to that the development of Don Meredith as a quarterback and the emergence of the Dallas secondary defense into the kind of close-knit, almost telepathic group that once marked the Giant defenders when Landry coached them, and it becomes apparent why the Cowboys are going to win some more games this year.

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