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Cowboys TE Geoff Swaim Suffers Foot Injury, Likely Out Until Training Camp

Normally during the month of March you only expect to read about your favorite NFL team – of course ours is the – in regards to new players that they are in . Sorry to break it to you , but we've got some bad news this Thursday… Cowboys suffered a foot that will likely keep him sidelined until .

This news is particularly tough to hear because Geoff Swaim was already battling his way back from injury, a torn pectoral tendon that he suffered during the Cowboys win in Pittsburgh on November 13th. Swaim had been starting to find his own place during his second year with the Cowboys, a tall order for any tight end to do on the team with a Star on their thanks in large part to future Pro Football Hall of Famer .

Geoff Swaim has become a favorite of Cowboys Nation, as loyalists will typically cry out “SWAIMMM TRAINNN” every time he touches the ball or does anything close to being involved. His potential growth as a tight end is something that many have begun to really cling to with the expectation that Jason Witten could retire following the 2017 Cowboys season.

Geoff Swaim
Dallas Cowboys Tight End Geoff Swaim will likely be out until the team travels to Training Camp.

Swaim's ascension to the second tight end spot on the Cowboys actually came via injury, just one that wasn't to him. , coming off being re-signed by the team last , has dealt with a very serious knee injury that now leaves the state of an incredibly important position in the hands of the aforementioned Witten and recent football-transition-sixth-round-pick .

The 2017 NFL Draft brings with it some potential options that could stabilize the future of the position. Whether or not the Dallas Cowboys choose to go that route remains to be seen, but they might need to if they want any tight ends to run any routes this season.

RJ Ochoa
RJ Ochoa
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