But head coach Mike McCarthy said he expects Smith to be ready to play on Sunday. Smith is leading the Cowboys in sacks with four. The Cowboys are hoping for a boost off the edge with the return of Randy Gregory this week, creating a pass-rushing rotation that also includes DeMarcus Lawrence and Everson Griffen.
FRISCO, Texas — The Dallas Cowboys are preparing as if Pro Bowl right guard Zack Martin will not play Sunday against the Washington Football Team because of a concussion. Unless there’s a change in the next 24 hours I don’t see Zack participating,” coach Mike McCarthy said Friday. So I think we all recognize that it being a Monday game [last week], it was going to be a challenge, but he’s still not through the protocol.
This week, with all of the discontent inside the Dallas Cowboys organization between the coaching staff and some players, we need to take a look at the weaknesses on this team. Let’s see which of these are the biggest reason for the Cowboys failures so far this season by taking a poll. Let’s kick this off on the offensive side of the football.