Rolando McClain is expected to start in Sunday’s opener against San Francisco. The Cowboys apparently have seen enough to believe he’s the replacement for Sean Lee.
The 2014 NFL season has yet to begin, and some of the game’s top players are already suffering from potential serious injuries.
Linebacker Justin Durant is most likely to start in Lee’s place a year after the Cowboys signed him more for depth at linebacker than anything else.
The Cowboys have acquired the rights to former Baltimore linebacker Rolando McClain and are placing Sean Lee on season-ending injured reserve with a torn knee ligament.
Jerry Jones figures the Dallas Cowboys will be better on defense even without linebacker Sean Lee.
The Cowboys continued to maintain that this is essentially a torn ACL. Sources tell us, however, that Lee was informed that the damage sustained could be more serious than that.
Sean Lee’s knee injury in the first Cowboys offseason practice gives Justin Durant a chance to be the starting middle linebacker. But that idea turns the veteran’s stomach.
The national media seems more in search of an attention-getting story than the Cowboys are in search of a veteran middle linebacker to replace out-for-the-season starter Sean Lee.
Both teams have suffered crucial injuries with the loss of Prince Fielder and Sean Lee. Which is more significant?
Sean Lee’s injury was devastating, but believe it or not, there are plenty of reasons to believe that the Cowboys defense could be BETTER in 2014.
When Sean Lee’s left leg slid out from under him and he didn’t get up, teammate Barry Church figured the Dallas Cowboys were in for some bad news on the first day of off-season practice.
The Dallas Cowboys braced themselves for “a fear-the-worst deal’ regarding middle linebacker Sean Lee’s left knee injury.