Dallas Cowboys proprietor and basic supervisor Jerry Jones urged earlier this week that beginning quarterback Dak Prescott might return from the thumb harm he suffered in the course of the Week 1 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as early as Week 4.
For now, although, backup Cooper Rush is fastened atop the depth chart and can get the nod for the upcoming matchup on the 2-0 New York Giants following Dallas’ 20-17 win over the Cincinnati Bengals. Per Josh Alper of Professional Soccer Speak, Jones teased on Thursday he would not thoughts Rush enjoying properly sufficient in Prescott’s absence to create considerably of a quarterback controversy for head coach Mike McCarthy.
“Wouldn’t it’s one thing for those who had a dilemma as to which method you go? You do this if he will get 10 wins,” Jones defined. “Similar factor that occurred with Prescott. I believe like that.”
Jones later insisted such a possible distraction can be a optimistic if solely as a result of it might imply Dallas is profitable video games deep into the autumn.
Alper factors out that Prescott turned Dallas QB1 as a rookie in 2016 as a result of Tony Romo went all the way down to a again harm that in the end induced Romo to concede the beginning job to Prescott in November of that 12 months. Prescott possible will not be out previous Halloween this time round, however Jones nonetheless deserves some credit score for one more headline-generating quote earlier than an enormous divisional showdown: