14 Cowboys Were Inactive for San Diego Match-up


The list of inactive players for the Cowboys' opening game against the was as long as the train ride from to San Diego; and it underscored yet again why they don't count these games in the standings. Well, maybe it wasn't quite as long as the 181-mile trek along the California coastline, but it still was pretty lengthy.

Among those not playing Thursday evening – for reasons other than – were , , , , , and .

Additionally, there were a number of inactive players due to injury, including:

Two additional players were held out, but with what the Cowboys thought were minor :

Needless to say, the Cowboys could have used more than a few of their inactive players in their first preseason game.