By: Mike Fisher

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FRISCO (105.3 The Fan) – The Cowboys are down a handful of defensive starters for Sunday night’s visit to the Giants, with J.J. Wilcox (thigh) joining Morris Claiborne (groin) on the scratched list. Defensive end.

Tank Lawrence (back) joined them as a non-participant in Friday’s practice at The Star in Frisco, but coaches are hopeful he’ll participate in game day for a Dallas team trying to vault to 12-1, win the NFC East, and maybe more, depending on the outcome of other games.on the field when they try to push their winning streak to 12 against the Giants Sunday night.

Wilcox was hoping to practice starting Wednesday, but that never happened. Claiborne is optimistic about returning to action during the regular season and the playoffs.

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