Jerry has Garrett's back, so he says

Job security promised by Jones is a wash if the Cowboys coach doesn't win

Updated: July 22, 2013, 11:18 AM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

OXNARD, Calif. -- You can believe Jerry Jones if you want when he says Jason Garrett doesn't have to make the playoffs to keep his job with the Dallas Cowboys.

Or you can look at the facts, and operate in the realm of reality.

Only the Oakland Raiders and Kansas City Chiefs have hired more head coaches than the Cowboys owner and general manager since 1997.

Oakland has had nine and Kansas City seven. The Cowboys, Washington Redskins, Miami Dolphins and Detroit Lions have each ...

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