The Cowboys had been knocked out of the postseason by the 49ers final 12 months however Dallas are out for revenge this season, as they tackle San Fransisco within the Divisional Spherical on Sunday.
Dallas had been unlucky to be edged out of the playoffs final 12 months with a slim 23-17 loss to the 49ers and San Fransisco are favourites on most NFL markets to repeat their 2022 feat once more this weekend.
The Cowboys aren’t any stranger to being the underdog nonetheless, and QB Dak Prescott is relishing the chance of a rematch.
“Most positively, I [wanted the rematch],”
“I feel this entire workforce did. Clearly, utilizing that loss final 12 months as a motivation and simply type of the focus of the resiliency that we carried into the offseason, [that we] carried into this 12 months.
“Yeah, we get an opportunity to return and at their place, do one thing that we need to do.”
Prescott threw 4 passing touchdowns within the Cowboys win over Tampa Bay final weekend and with the Dallas QB in some severe type proper now, it might be no shock in the event that they underdogs got here out on high.
How ’bout THAT 4️⃣ a playoff dub!!@dak | @pepsi pic.twitter.com/dUf2KT53ZU
— Dallas Cowboys (@dallascowboys) January 17, 2023
One other Cowboys star out for revenge this weekend is exterior linebacker Micah Parsons who says he feeds off being the underdog in video games like this.
“Actually, I feel it is best to feed into it, it is best to love that stuff. When nobody believes in you, that’s one of the best feeling; not when everybody believes in you and the Kool-Support is up and everyone seems to be smiling like, ‘They’ll’t lose. They’re too good.’ I don’t need that feeling as a result of then it’s like, rattling, what if I don’t win?
“While you’re already on the backside, you may solely go up. I actually like being the underdog.”
“I actually suppose we beat ourselves final 12 months with the penalties, the offsides, issues like that, in the event you simply play your sport — the most important false impression is that it’s a must to go on the market and be totally different, that it’s a must to go on the market and attempt to out-physical a workforce, that you just need to play their sport.”
The Cowboys shall be hoping they’ll show everybody fallacious this weekend as they head into their Divisional Spherical in opposition to the 49ers because the heavy underdogs.