FRISCO, Texas – The Cowboys had been mostly clear from COVID-19 all 7 days lengthy till Saturday.
That is when they located out a pair of defensive tackles ended up put on the Reserve/COVID-19 listing and will not participate in from the Giants on Sunday.
The Cowboys will be without both equally Osa Odighizuwa and Trysten Hill this weekend.
Odighizuwa prospects all Cowboys inside linemen this calendar year with 28 tackles. Hill has performed just four game titles but has 9 tackles as a rotational participant.
That leaves fairly a void at defensive tackle, where now the Cowboys will have just Neville Gallimore, Carlos Watkins, and Quinton Bohanna. The team also elevated veteran Justin Hamilton from the apply squad Saturday as a COVID-19 alternative.
Security Darian Thompson is the other COVID-19 elevation to the roster. The Cowboys will shift up functioning again JaQuan Hardy as a typical elevation.
Vast receiver Cedrick Wilson was the only Cowboys player on the Reserve/COVID list this week, and he returned to the lively roster on Friday. But now the team will be thin at defensive tackle from the Giants.
With COVID-19 situations rising all over the NFL about the earlier week, the league and the NFL Players Association jointly introduced Saturday new COVID protocols that will include things like “a far more focused testing plan, much more flexibility for gamers to show up at meetings almost and also a high-hazard player decide-out for the remainder of the period.”