Micah Parsons gave 49ers star receiver Deebo Samuel some choice words Sunday night after the Cowboys were ruled out of the postseason in a 19-12 divisional round loss in Santa Clara. I had
Parsons promptly responded to Samuel with a celebratory Instagram post captioned, “Don’t Poke the Bear,” which included a blatant reference to the Cowboys’ star Pass Rusher in five slides. A slide with Parsons’ photo features his own recent quote, “This is who I wanted,” regarding playing against the 49ers again after losing in Dallas last season in the wild card round. bottom.
Parsons, who was clearly not amused by the post or Samuel’s jab, gave a half-hearted celebration along with his own jab about the wideout’s performance.
“Lol Fam what did you do today?! But congrats on winning! But please don’t put me in this weak-ass slide,” Parsons wrote in the comments section.
Parsons noted that the often explosive Samuel never quite packed the stat sheet against the Cowboys, finishing with four receptions for 45 yards and four carries for 11 yards. bottom. But while Samuel may not have had personal numbers of wins to back up his trash talk, a dynamic wideout is a 10-game win if it means his team stays in the postseason. 10 of them are likely to take that result.
The Cowboys and Parsons recorded four tackles, one pass deflection and one QB hit in the loss, but Sunday’s performance was their last. Meanwhile, Samuel and the Niners, who have yet to respond to Parsons, walked away with one last laugh as they move on to their second consecutive NFC Championship Game and third in four seasons.