Jerry Jones Convinces Cee Dee Lamb To Wear 88
Jerry Jones convinced Cee Dee Lamb to wear the No. 88 as a member of the Dallas Cowboys, even though he did not really want to.
Speaking to the media this week, the Cowboys owner explained how precisely the process went down.
“I said in honor of my great friend that just passed (in December), we’re going to have his namesake come on over here and wear old No. 88 just like Michael and Dez and those guys,” Jones said.
More on this: #Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said a close friend of his, former Arkansas teammate Jerry Lamb, passed away in December. He wore No. 88 in college.
Jerry said he wants CeeDee Lamb to wear No. 88 with the #Cowboys in his honor. https://t.co/XLQ531IXyL
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“And we’ve got us a receiver. Let me tell you one thing: If he’s got the compete and heart of that Jerry Lamb, he’ll be bad to the bone.’”
What sort of success will Lamb ultimately end up having? Time will tell.
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