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Gosselin: Dallas Cowboys don't have the personnel to run Tampa 2 defensive scheme correctly

ow could Jerry truly believe that a D-Line that struggled to pressure last year is a position of strength that does not need to be addressed? Is he putting too much on the change in scheme? That one puzzled me. This line is old (Ware, Spencer and Ratliff are all in their 30s) and small. The biggest starter weights just 305 (Jason Hatcher). I know, I know -- fans of the Tampa 2 scheme will say it's predicated on speed. But the Buccaneers had a pair of 320-pound defensive tackles who were high draft picks (Warren Sapp, Anthony McFarland). They had the anchor to play the run. The Cowboys don't. You can have undersized speed ends that the Bucs had if you have some bulk in the middle. The Cowboys have undersized ends but lack that inside bulk.

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