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  • Great presentation, You really did your homework. You are a great football player both on Defense & offense. I am very proud of you. I noticed you were hurt and kept playing. Keep up the good work and have fun and be safe. Henry Barrientos Jr.
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Jerry jones

  1. 1. Jerry Jones BY: Clay Barrientos
  2. 2. Jerry Jones life • Jerry Wayne Jones was born on Oct.13, 1942 • He moved from Los Angeles to Little Rock, Arkansas • Jerry got a scholarship to play football for the Razorbacks • Jones made a fortune drilling for oil.
  3. 3. Jones trying to get a team • When he was 23 he tried to buy the San Diego Chargers. • In February of 1989 Jones sold everything he had and bought the Dallas Cowboys for $140 million. • It was a record price and it was considered foolish because the team was a mess.
  4. 4. The Dallas Cowboys • The Dallas Cowboys had five Super Bowl Championships in 1971, 1977, 1992, 1993, and 1995. • They also had twenty-one Division Championships. • The team only had one NFL MVP and it was Emmitt Smith RB in 1993. • Emmitt and 18 other former Dallas Cowboys have been inducted into the NFL Hall Of Fame
  5. 5. Jerry Jones Occupation • Owner of the Cowboys • Businessman • CEO
  6. 6. JARRY WORLD • This new home for the Cowboys will hold 110,000 people • This is the largest stadium in the world • It was estimated that the build would only cost $650 million but it ended up to be $1.15 BILLION • The stadium had the worlds largest HD video screen which hangs from the 20 yard line to 20 yard line
  7. 7. Other activities at the stadium • Concerts • Religious Ceremonies • Basketball Games • College Football • High School Football • Soccer • Motocross Races
  8. 8. JARRY IS PAYING • Jarry is paying all of the construction cost out of his pocket • Arlington voters approved the increase of the city’s sales tax by 0.5% • The hotels tax went up by 2% • Car rental by 5% • Just the city of Arlington provided $325 million in bonds and funding’s.
  9. 9. PLACES I GOT THIS STUFF • WWW.WIKIPEDIA.ORG/WIKI/JERRY_JONES • WWW.WIKIPEDIA.ORG/WIKI/COWBOYS_STADI UM • WWW.NBCSPORTS.MSNBC.COM/ID/21268968 • WWW.SPORTSECYCLOPEDIA.COM/NFL/DALLA S/COWBOYS.HTML

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