FRISCO (AP) — Dallas defensive lineman David Irving will miss his second straight game with a concussion when the Cowboys visit Oakland on Sunday night, and cornerback Orlando Scandrick also is out again with a back injury.
Linebacker Justin Durant also was ruled out Friday because of a concussion.READ MORE: Former 737 Max Chief Technical Pilot Enters Innocent Plea To Charge He Deceived The FAA
Irving and Scandrick were injured in Dallas’ win over Washington two weeks ago. Irving played the entire game before being diagnosed with a concussion. Scandrick sustained a small fracture in his back and also kept playing before leaving the game.READ MORE: Arlington High School Lockdown Lifted After Student Found With Airsoft Gun
Irving is second on the team with seven sacks despite sitting the first four games on a suspension for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing drugs. Scandrick is the veteran leader in a young secondary.
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