Cowboys' Jerry Jones jokes that Taco Charlton selection was his son's idea; Saints DE fires back with response


Jerry Jones has done well in the draft over the last few years, particularly in the first round. Like many general managers, Jones does have his misses, too -- the most egregious being Taco Charlton in the first round of the 2017 draft. Taken with the No. 28 overall selection, Charlton has selected two picks ahead of T.J. Watt -- a massive miss for a Cowboys team in need of an edge rusher to pair with DeMarcus Lawrence. Jones admitted to the mistake of the pick when explaining the Cowboys' process of draft selection, jokingly blaming the Charlton pick on his son Stephen (Chief Operating Officer and Cowboys Executive Vice President). Charlton wasn't brought up in conversation until Jones entered his name in the mix of recent first-round picks.