• Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett doesn’t ‘anticipate’ CB Morris Claiborne playing Thursday against Houston

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Aug 30, 2013
    Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Wednesday he “wouldn’t anticipate” starting cornerback Morris Claiborne playing Thursday against Houston in the last preseason game. Texas – Morris Claiborne did not take a snap in five preseason games, but the Dallas Cowboys ’ second-year cornerback said he will 100 percent when the season opens Sept. “I missed the time, but I can’t get it back, so I just have to move forward and take advantage of the opportunity I have now,” Claiborne said. With Claiborne adjusting to a new scheme and playing in only his second NFL season, former Cowboys safety Darren Woodson said there’s reason for concern, considering the 23-year-old cornerback is missing valuable time. 8, when Dallas faces the New York Giants in their season opener. Spencer was hesitant to make a similar declaration and instead only said he was “more hopeful” he’ll be ready.When Spencer does return, defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin said the seventh-year veteran won’t available for every snap, adding “he’s not ready to play 60-something plays.”
    • Mo Claiborne: 'I'm ready to play now'

      ARLINGTON, Texas – Morris Claiborne did not take a snap in five preseason games, but the Dallas Cowboys’ second-year cornerback said he will 100 percent when the season opens Sept. 8 against the New York Giants. “I’m ready to play now,” said Claiborne, …
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett ‘hopeful’ Spencer, Leary will practice next week as Claiborne says he’s ready for Week 1

      ARLINGTON – Ron Leary, Anthony Spencer and Morris Claiborne have been on the field for a combined total of 88 snaps this preseason. But owner Jerry Jones expects all three Cowboys players, who are recovering from knee injuries, to be in the starting lin…
    • Darren Woodson: The durability of Dallas Cowboys CB Morris Claiborne is a concern

      It’s highly unlikely that Morris Claiborne plays against the Houston Texans Thursday night, meaning he will not take the field for a single preseason game. Claiborne has been nursing a left knee injury since training camp but plans to be on the field wh…

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