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DE Damontre Moore Returns from Suspension; LB Jayrone Elliott Released

Cowboys Damontre Moore has served his two-game for violating the NFL's substance policy and has rejoined the team. The Cowboys waived Jayrone Elliott to make room on the .

Moore was charged with a DWI last year while a member of the . The Cowboys signed him knowing this suspension was coming, believing he could bring some help to the 's woeful .

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Moore validated the Cowboys faith with an exemplary , tying for the team lead with two . He was a consistent backfield disruptor, though most of that was against second-string offensive linemen.

The Cowboys have already enjoyed some improved pass rush thanks to , who has started the season with an astounding four sacks in just two games. They need plenty more, though, and especially right now with injuries in the . Hopefully, Damontre Moore continues to noise now that the real games have started.

As for the departed Jayrone Elliott, he was added after final cuts when Dallas sent a conditional 2018 seventh-round pick to the . Elliott neing released so quickly means those conditions were likely not met, so we can assume the Cowboys still have their draft pick.

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Russ_Te

What I saw from Moore in PS is a big motor. My chips right now at RDE are on Tapper and Moore. Taco and Irving will probably rotate all across the DL as Lawrence takes over LDE.

I would not move Lawrence around at this point – starting to roll at his natural LDE position.

Jess Haynie

I am in full agreement on Lawrence. Let the guy be a terror for opposing Right Tackles and figure out the rest from there. And if he starts drawing double teams and chips, all the better for everyone else.

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