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MRI Negative on Cowboys G Zack Martin’s Knee Injury

The saw a few guys go down in last night's game, but none scarier than All-Pro . Thankfully, they got some good news today on Martin's status.

An MRI of the knee showed no major , and that means Zack should be good to go for the team's regular season opener in three weeks.

Last week, Dallas lost one of their likely reserve guards when went on after the first preseason game. That leaves just as the only trusted reserve right now for the interior line.

But even though Looney has played well at times when called upon, he's no Zack Martin. In fact, only a couple of guys in the entire NFL can claim to be on that level.

Sprains and other non-major to the knee tend to fall into the 2-4 week range for recovery. Barring complications, Martin should be ready to take on the Panthers' Kawann Short, , and others.

We're still waiting for updates on other key players who were injured last night, such as , , and . We'll get those to you as they are announced.

Hopefully, they all get the same good news that Zack Martin did today.

Jess Haynie
Jess Haynie
Cowboys fan since 1992, blogger since 2011. Bringing you the objectivity of an outside perspective with the passion of a die-hard fan. I love to talk to my readers, so please comment on any article and I'll be sure to respond!

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