FRISCO – They are a pair of Saturday roster moves that tell an obvious truth about one starter on defense and a more subtle likelihood about one starter on defense.
The Dallas Cowboys have shuffled the deck for Sunday’s Week 3 visit and beyond with moves involving two key names and an assortment of others.
The key names:
*Starting cornerback Chidobe Awuzie’s problem with his hamstring has now been determined to be severe enough to force the club to move him to the short-term IR list, where he will be required to spend at least three weeks.
*Starting left tackle Tyron Smith and his dealings with a neck problem come with no guarantees for Sunday, so …
The assortment of others:
*Tackle Eric Smith is once again this week moving up from the practice squad to the active roster. This move was made last week as well, as “Tyron insurance.”