How could a team be so dominant in the first half and so incompetent in the second? Cowboys rookie safety J.J. Wilcox admits he “let on the ease a little bit.”
Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne and guard Brian Waters will miss Sunday’s game against Minnesota with injuries.
For a club plagued by an “undercurrent of frustration’’ featuring the alleged “calling out’’ of Tony Romo by fellow team leader Jason Hatcher, the Cowboys certainly looked like a unified bunch in Sunday’s 31-7 home win over St. Louis.
A transition from 10-year NFL safety Will Allen to fast-learning rookie J.J. Wilcox will not be executed the way Mom used to tell you to remove a bandage — “Rip it off fast so it stings less.”
On the first night Dallas Cowboys Nation met just-drafted safety J.J. Wilcox, he lost his composure in a comically positive way, accepting the news from owner Jerry Jones while screaming with glee in the phone.
Cowboys rookie defensive back J.J. Wilcox was back at practice Wednesday, four days after his mother’s funeral. Wilcox had been away from the team for 10 days.