The Dallas Cowboys elected towards placing beginning quarterback Dak Prescott on injured reserve as a result of thumb challenge he suffered throughout the Week 1 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. That was a sign that group officers believed Prescott might return to motion prior to later.
Per Michael David Smith of Professional Soccer Discuss, Cowboys proprietor and common supervisor Jerry Jones prompt throughout a Tuesday look on Dallas radio station 105.three The Fan that Prescott might be again below middle as quickly because the Week four residence recreation towards the division-rival Washington Commanders on Oct. 2.
“I don’t know that anyone is aware of [when he’ll be back],” Jones mentioned of Prescott throughout the section. “However when he [gets enough strength in his hand], you then’ll most likely see some actual development in his timeline. I don’t know when that’s. I do know that with a very good airing out final week, all people acknowledges that he’ll be again prior to later so far as the timeline. It actually might be a minimal of two weeks up right here in my thoughts [Washington in Week 4]. Now, that’s very optimistic. However he’s bought the sort of restore there that may enable him to not have a whole lot of concern of re-injuring it. It’s only a query of the grip. But it surely’s a giant query.”
The Cowboys have been linked with choices reminiscent of San Francisco 49ers veteran Jimmy Garoppolo, Mason Rudolph of the Pittsburgh Steelers and free agent Cam Newton however began backup Cooper Rush for this previous Sunday’s residence recreation towards the winless Cincinnati Bengals. Rush accomplished 19-of-31 passes for 235 yards and a first-quarter landing en path to serving to the Cowboys safe a 20-17 victory that improved them to 1-1 on the season.
Rush is on monitor to begin the upcoming “Monday Evening Soccer” showdown on the 2-Zero New York Giants. The 28-year-old spent time on the Giants’ apply squad in 2020.