OXNARD, Calif. — The backup quarterback position in Dallas
was a concern even before training stay started. It is now a most some-more dire issue.
The unreserved No. 2 Kellen Moore pennyless his ankle during a finish of Tuesday’s practice, Cowboys owners Jerry Jones told reporters. Jones primarily pronounced Moore pennyless his leg, afterwards simplified it was a damaged high ankle. A defender rolled adult on Moore’s leg after he threw a pass, and a damage astringency was fast reliable by a Cowboys training staff. Jones would not elaborate on any destiny skeleton for how they will residence a position.
The group drafted Dak Prescott in a fourth turn of this year’s draft. His “Welcome to a Cowboys” impulse came after use ended. He done additional throws for 5 mins with manager Jason Garrett. Fans yelled from a crowd: “You are a new No. 2, Dak!” And afterwards he was swarmed after use by over 30 media members wanting to pronounce to him, only 20 mins after he theoretically changed adult a abyss chart. The group also has 2015 undrafted giveaway representative Jameill Showers on a team.
Prescott showed copiousness of intensity during Mississippi State, though a Cowboys will expected wish to find someone with some-more NFL knowledge to fill out a roster. Prescott showed some of that unawareness on a feeble thrown interception that came shortly after Moore’s injury. Jones pronounced final week a group was not meddlesome in maestro Nick Foles.
It’s a harmful blow for Moore, who has overcome a miss of earthy gifts to tarry 5 seasons in a NFL as an undrafted giveaway representative and set himself adult to be Tony Romo’s backup. Moore started a final dual games of a deteriorate for Dallas final year.
“Your heart hurts for him,” Cowboys parsimonious finish Jason Witten said. “He only works unequivocally hard. … He’ll continue to fight. That’s who he’s been his whole life.”