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Dallas Cowboys Add Western Illinois UDFA WR Lance Lenoir

is perhaps the deepest position on the right now, as they prepare for a week-long minicamp that will reportedly simulate the preparations of a game week. Offensively, this means preparing Cowboys' QB of the present and future Dak Prescott with even more specifically designed plays for him – although Dak will be throwing to some unfamiliar names. An undrafted out of Western Illinois, the Cowboys have signed WR after working him out last week.

Lance Lenoir, listed at six feet and 199 pounds, joins after acclimating to the NFL with the during their . A model of consistency for the Western Illinois Leathernecks, Lenoir recorded 41 consecutive games with a reception over a three-year starting career.

His 273 receptions, 3,796 yards and 28 touchdowns are all school records for Lenoir, who will not only face the uphill battle of making his NFL impression from a FBS school a lasting one, but will have to do so in a hurry on a Cowboys team that drafted two big name receivers to stack with their core of , , , and .

Also stacking up the at WR is intriguing second-year player along with , fringe roster players that at least have in 's that Lenoir simply does not.

Lance Lenoir does have experience both on and as a runner, which could allow him to lighten the immediate load on fellow rookie along with Whitehead in these important roles.

Until the pads come on and the intensity picks up at though, the programs for the Cowboys' and every other team are typically dominated by offense. An immensely deep group of are going to get their chance to shine against Dallas' young , including the Cowboys' most recent addition of UDFA Lance Lenoir.

Sean Martin
Sean Martin
Born January 28th, 1996- Cowboys Super Bowl XXX. Point Boro Panther, Montclair State Red Hawk, and most importantly a proud member of Cowboys Nation! I host "Upon Further Review" on 90.3 WMSC FM and every Friday from 1-4 PM ET. Twitter: @SeanMartinNFL.

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