5 Positions Dallas Cowboys Need To Strengthen

-

Players We Need

image source: rantsports.com

Dallas Cowboys are entering the new season, and they will need to fill out some of the positions as soon as possible. Otherwise, they might run into some major issues early in the season. But what are the most critical positions which need to be addressed?

Tight End

image source: bloggingtheboys.com

The Dallas Cowboys are showing signs of a healthy team in training camp and the first two games, but there is a clear void at a tight end position. Witten is no longer with the squad and Blake Jarwin and Geoff Swain could serve in some easier matches if there are any in the NFL. But once the game is on the line, I highly doubt that these two players could be the tipping scale. They are averaging only eight yards per reception whereas rookie Dalton Schultz is at 5.8 yards.

The best solution is Rico Gathers with 13.7 yards, but perhaps Dallas needs to look outside for players. Also, let’s not forget that Bryant is gone as well and there will be more pressure at the tight end.

Offensive Tackle

image source: bloggingtheboys.com

Chaz Green is still on the roster, but there is one more cut down day for the NFL teams. Green is not suitable for this squad, and he proved that he couldn’t protect Dak Prescott from getting hit. Looking at the other two offensive tackles, Green is still the best solution. However, if Dallas wants to enter the playoffs this year and have any real chance of going even further, they need to find a proper replacement, who will keep Prescott “intact.”

Offensive Guard

image source: turntsports.com

Backup Marcus Martin got injured during the training camp, but either way, he was a long shot to make the team. However, when the Cowboys’ Zack Martin got hurt in the middle of the preseason tilt, it gave everyone reason to panic. Martin is an all-pro which means that finding a replacement for him will be almost impossible. Luckily, Dallas has Joe Looney who will start at center or guard.

And after him, there is only Kadeem Edwards at guard. What America’s Team needs to do in this case is to find a veteran with starting experience that can help bridge the gap.

Cornerback

image source: ralphiereport.com

Two starting cornerbacks for Dallas are Chidobe Awuzie and Byron Jones and they have proven their worth up to this point. Not the same can be said for Anthony Brown and Jourdan Lewis who have been struggling in the preseason. In the past, these two players showed they had potential and skill to contribute for the team from Texas.

Even though they combined for four coverage penalties in just two preseason games, we have to give them the benefit of the doubt. And let’s recall that these weren’t the penalties committed by being too aggressive at the line of scrimmage, which is something the new secondary coach Kris Richard approves. These were interference penalties because they failed to locate the ball in time.

What are the players Dallas currently has for this position behind them? Marquez White was in the practice squad last year, but UDFA’s Charvarius Ward and Donovan Olumba are also some of the options as well as Duke Thomas. Another veteran might be what The Boys need here.

Safety

image source: sportsbettingdime.com

The Dallas Cowboys are pitching Earl Thomas at safety, and nobody can deny efforts to upgrade the defensive side of the ball and the overall team. Thomas is an impactful player, but even if they manage to bring him to Dallas, the organization faces another issue. Xavier Woods’ hamstring injury will most likely prevent his return for the regular season opener.

At this point, the team can rely on Jeff Heath who can play both spots, but he is much better in a box safety role. Meanwhile, Kavon Frazier is a box-safety only while Marqueston Huff suffered a groin injury and he was usually with the special team. The safety market has several names available, and Dallas should reach out for one.

Avatar
Petar Mitrovic
Petar Mitrovic is a student from Serbia. He studies the English Language, Literature, and Culture at the Faculty of Philology in Belgrade. He played basketball for ten years and he was also a coach for two. He loves to play sports and listen to music.

Share this article

Recent posts

How To Win At Bingo (Tips And Tricks)

Experts say that you can considerably increase the probability of winning a bingo game. You will achieve success if you are aware of the...

Must-Have Android Apps For 2020

We can all forget our jackets, keys, and wallets at home, however, we never leave the house without taking our smartphones. Of course, everyone...

The Top Two Simple and Powerful Reasons Schools Will Adopt The Mindfulness Trend

Mindfulness revolutionizing schools? It sounds crazy. Mindfulness is some crazy Buddhist yoga thing, right? How could some foreign idea ever transform how western society teaches...

Purchases That Will Skyrocket Your Home Office Productivity

Working from home has its perks. It also has its own unique set of challenges. One of the bigger points of friction is focus....

How To Start Trading Stocks With Little Money?

Investing in the stock market is a common trend. Many people think that they need to have a lump sum amount to invest. Many...

Popular categories

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

What is 3 + 12 ?
Please leave these two fields as-is:
IMPORTANT! To be able to proceed, you need to solve the following simple math (so we know that you are a human) 🙂

Recent comments

rayschoon.marsfet.co.nl on How to manage your PPC campaign
https://usahealthreports.blogspot.Com on The future is here with Proven Skincare
Dale Goodman on Yukon Men Cancelled?
Ryan wants more Korra kicking ass. Varrick is bad ass!! on The Legend Of Korra Season 5 Release Date, News and Updates
Guess I'll just go jump off a duck. on Aoharu x Machinegun Season 2 Release Date
lillian bradley-gares on Yukon Men Season 7 Latest News
human lovers suck on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Sharon Genth on Yukon Men Cancelled?
Yessenia Martínez Martínez on Taxi Brooklyn Season 2 release date and more!
crysostomos haloftis on Cowboys To Bring Back Dez Bryant?
Randolph Johnson on Cowboys To Bring Back Dez Bryant?
Matthew Brooks Brown on Cowboys To Bring Back Dez Bryant?
Charles T DeLattre on Cowboys To Bring Back Dez Bryant?
Wojciech Oszczakiewicz on Top 5 Worst Finishers Of All Time
Bill carpenter on Counting Cars Cancelled?
Karen on No Gentleman
jan ronk on No Gentleman
Vcoutelier on No Gentleman
Shanna on No Gentleman
bily gilliam on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Barbara on No Gentleman
F. Hawker on No Gentleman
Patrick Charles Pineda on Mr. Pickles – Season 3 Release Date
David Woodcock on River Season 2 Release Date
David Gabriel Taylor on Seraph of the end Season 3 Release Date
Lieutenant BaconWaffles on Beetlejuice 2 Release Date
Lana Patrizia Nahapetian on Junjou Romantica Season 4 Latest News
John Knehans on Counting Cars Cancelled?
Crusty weave on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Prince Yohanan Ben Yahudah on Colin Kaepernick in Dallas Cowboys?
Anata no Tomodachi on Trinity Seven Season 2: Release Date
Awesome1pc2 Ananymous on SVTFOE season 3 release date
LighthawkDemon on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Robert Presti Sr on Counting Cars Cancelled?
James STanley on SVTFOE season 3 release date
Phương Phiêu Diêu on Barakamon Season 2 Release Date
𝕲𝖍𝖔𝖚𝖑 on Re:Zero Season 2 Air Date and Spoilers
ÃᖇᑭᗴᎶᎶᎥØØℱβŁỮ€ŞŤ€ᗴŁ✔ᶰᵉᵏᵒᶠᶤᵉᵈ on High School DxD Season 4 – Updates, Spoilers, Air Date
Central Intelligence Agency on Highschool of The Dead Season 2 Release Date
Senator D. Plorable (I-USA) on Windows 11 – What It Would Look Like?
Ibrahim Durrani on Windows 11 – News and Updates
Joshua Adams on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
renamoretti1 on Empire Renewed for Season 4
Sara Doodnath on Justified Season 7 Cancelled
Just Another Random Person 🙂 on Code Geass Season 3 Release Date Speculations
Sara Doodnath on Justified Season 7 Cancelled
Joyce Mitchell on Yukon Men Cancelled?
Mike-Janet Sowell on Yukon Men Cancelled?
Shiranami Kaishido (Shi) on Reigns Beating Strowman Was A Bad Decision
eduard karpoev on Shimoneta Season 2: Updates
Dendy Planeptune on Shimoneta Season 2: Updates
Glenn Martin on Yukon Men Cancelled
WillFanofMany1 on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
WillFanofMany1 on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Garland Remington on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Garland Remington on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Garland Remington on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Garland Remington on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Garland Remington on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Garland Remington on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Garland Remington on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Yatogami ✔ᵛᵉʳᶦᶠᶦᵉᵈ on Noragami – Season 3 Release Date, News & Update
Garland Remington on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Patrick Lambert on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Astracifationo on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Astracifationo on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Joy McGowan Elson on Hemlock Grove Season 4 Canceled
🅼🅾🅳🅳🅴🅳__ 🅷🅰🆇🅾🆁 on Seraph of the end Season 3 Release Date
jonnysw on No Gentleman
Kevin Kylie on No Gentleman
Victor Szendzielarz on No Gentleman
Usunder on No Gentleman
David E on No Gentleman
David D'Angelantonio on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
MAC on No Gentleman
Angriest_Beaver on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Angriest_Beaver on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Gingerbread2 on No Gentleman
disqus_feN63FpcdG on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
disqus_feN63FpcdG on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Michael on No Gentleman
Trumpworksforrussia on No Gentleman
Lisa Amey on No Gentleman
William McGrath on No Gentleman
tineras on No Gentleman
D. Kaye on No Gentleman
DardaniaLion on GTA 6 – News & Update
herp derperson on Log Horizon Season 3
Debbie Hillen-Reyes on Lucifer Season 3: Will it happen?
Patrick Lambert on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Carol Shingle Swenson on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
SiliconAddic on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
SeiRruf MalaWolSki on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
YanossGaming on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
Ryan Woodward on Zootopia 2 Sequel Confirmed
NoRightToNotBeOffended on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Nathaniel D Vitchner on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Sandy Rehfuss Scott on The Curse Of Oak Island Canceled?
Furious Shiroe on Log Horizon Season 3
Timothy Ouellette on Black Bullet Season 2?
Charles Gauthier on The Chevy Bolt vs. Tesla Model 3
baz on
Acebravo on
havasu46 on
RobertJGood on
Acebravo on
Pjews on
Acebravo on
BritishGuy94 on
Kurt Windibank on
Kurt Windibank on
Bill on
LP on
Frenchman75 on
johns19 on
Jimmy Witts on
Pjews on
Devon Ho on
Padraig Aidan Doherty on
Nick on
MF33 on
Acebravo on
Disqusr on
DavidB23 on
Bob Bigellow on
Joh Lei on
rbestlab on
Joe Maristela on
Acebravo on
Zachary Braganza on
Acebravo on