Dallas Cowboys Add Safety Depth with Veteran Josh Jones

    With news of Kavon Frazier's season-ending pectoral injury, the are former and second-round pick, . Currently, with only four safeties on the roster, the Cowboys could use another player that could contribute at and on . With dealing with the last couple of weeks, it makes sense to bring in a player that has started games in the NFL.

    Per of 105.3 The Fan in Dallas-Fort Worth and Cowboys Maven on, the Dallas Cowboys plan to sign Jones to the practice squad.

    Though he didn't start every week for the Packers he does come to the Dallas Cowboys with 12 games of starting experience in two years in Green Bay. He played in 29 of a possible 32 games over the first two years of his career and has recorded an interception, seven pass deflextions, three , and seven tackles for loss.

    & Fumbles Table
    Game Game Def Def Tack Tack Tack Tack Tack
    Year Age Tm G GS Int PD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits
    2017 23 GNB 16 7 1 5 2.0 67 56 11 5 2
    2018 24 GNB 13 5 0 2 1.0 55 40 15 2 1
    Care Care 29 12 1 7 3.0 122 96 26 7 3
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    Generated 10/2/2019.

    After Woods and fellow starter , the Dallas Cowboys don't have any safety depth with any starting experience. Jones' presence on the roster shouldn't inhibit the Dallas Cowboys from activating and playing or , but his presence gives them some insurance in the even that Wilson or Thompson aren't prepared to be every-down safeties in the event of an to one of their starters.

    As the Dallas Cowboys get ready to face the Green Bay Packers this week, Josh Jones can give them a little bit of insight into their personnel and scheme as the Cowboys get into their preparations.

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    “After Woods and fellow starter Jeff Heath, the Dallas Cowboys don’t have any safety depth with any starting experience.” This is really wrong! Check it out!