Darlington: 'Boys clinging to hope
"This is not an excuse. It's not an explanation. But crowd noise can be a factor in that," coach Jason Garrett said, the Associated Press reported. "It starts with me."
More than 11 minutes of Garrett's press conference Monday was dedicated to the final 30 seconds in Baltimore.
"We had tried to work on these situations a number of different times with our team (in practice)," Garrett said. "We didn't respond well enough to that situation, getting back quickly enough or using the timeout and changing the circumstances in dealing with that type of situation."