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“A lot of bullfighters do that before they get in the ring,” Cowboys defensive end Jeremy Mincey said of coach Jason Garrett's pep talk featuring the stomping of his feet into the ground. “Just to remind each other they’re just as tough as a bull and that’s our mentality. We’ve got to be as tough as the bull. We get in the ring with a bull, we’ve got to be a bull. It’s got to be bull-on-bull and not human-on-bull because you get bludgeoned.”