"We knew Terence was going to be out for a while and we pointed toward about this time for him to come back," Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said.
"Absolutely he has to practice. The degree to which he has to practice we don't have any concrete rules about,"
[Marcus] Spears plans to practice Wednesday | Star Telegram
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Notes include four Cowboys nominated for division breakout player of the year, the division's best position: edge rushers, and two votes for Dallas winning the division.
Jason Garrett recalls 9/11 tragedy | NBC DFW courtesy of The Mothership
The father of the twin brothers has delayed surgery to address his recent diagnosis of gland and neck cancer. Sad news, as this is his third go round with the disease. Speedy recovery to Buddy.
Rob Ryan on Jason Garrett’s approach heading into the Jets game:
"Jason’s grinding on everybody because he’s the best head coach around, so he’s like, ‘Watch more Jet tape. Watch more Jet tape.’ So I go, ‘Man, if I watch anymore Jet tape, Joe Namath will have to be the quarterback.’ It’s just that way. It’s a tough business and that best people are the ones that are prepared and we’ll do a good job and we’re going to hold our end up."
The worst kept secret of Monday was that the Cowboys seem to have a handshake agreement with free agent Laurent Robinson to join the club after their week 1 tilt against the New York Jets.
Can these blockers handle all of that?
"I think we're banking on it," Romo said Monday. "These guys have done a good job coming together. They're starting to jell. They just have to go out and play, do what they've been coached to do. I think we've got a good group of guys. Guys are going to work hard and give it their all out there, and that's all that you can ask."
Ladies and Gentlemen, your week one starter at fullback for the Dallas Cowboys.
Choice said he rooted for the young backs | Ft. Worth Star Telegram
Tony Romo, Miles Austin on same page | ESPNDallas
Buehler might be more than kickoff specialist | Star Telegram
He was used on returns and in punt coverage in his rookie season when he was the kickoff specialist.
"He’s a very good athlete and has embraced that role in the past," Garrett said of special teams. "We’ll work him into that.