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CB Daryl Worley Signing Could Bring Unexpected Impact In 2020

It's been their draft class which has received the most praise throughout the Cowboys , but one signing in particular may end up providing unexpected return.

The Cowboys let walk to Miami during , and opted to replace him with rookies and Reggie Robinson during the draft. They also signed a young veteran who has on the outside, and has been a consistent cover corner for both the Panthers and the Raiders during his career.

won't steal any All Pro votes in December, but he could be a reliable piece to the Cowboys puzzle. The 6'1″ 215 pound has showcased his versatility in the defensive backfield before, playing on the boundary, in the slot, and at at times.

While he's not a blazer on the backend and can struggle in man coverage, Worley has all the physical prerequisites to be a boundary corner for the as early as the .'s Bucky Brooks recently wrote up a on Worley, praising his football IQ and awareness in zone coverage specifically.

“As a zone defender, Worley exhibits good instincts and awareness diagnosing routes. He sorts out concepts quickly and makes aggressive breaks to the ball on throws in his area.”

But where will Daryl Worley fit in this Cowboys ? Well, it still feels up in the air.

is the assumed CB1 with Byron Jones gone, but there have been rumors of Awuzie moving to safety. Fan favorite is still there to compete, and the team re-signed starting slot cornerback this . And, of course, the aforementioned rookies have arrived as well.

This is an interesting defensive back group, one that doesn't have the headline stealing star but does have some familiar names and intriguing potential.

Worley is likely competing for the boundary cornerback job opposite Awuzie, but we all know you can never have enough cornerbacks on your roster in today's . Regardless if he is designated a “starter” or not, I'd expect to see Worley on the field each and every Sunday.

Kevin Brady
Kevin Brady
Die-hard Cowboys fan from the Northeast, so you know I am here to defend the 'boys whenever necessary. Began writing for a WordPress Cowboys Blog, and have been with ITS since 2016.

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