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Report: DL David Irving To Miss Sunday’s Game With Giants

With every game remaining being a “must win” for the ' playoff chances, they can ill-afford to go without one of their key players. Unfortunately, it's now expected that will miss Sunday's game with the with a concussion.

The concussion was reportedly sustained during last Thursday's game against Washington, but Irving has yet to be cleared to play live action. Irving won't even travel to New Jersey with the team this weekend, according to .

The Cowboys interior has had its fair share of struggles this year, with the insisting David Irving play 3-technique and moving out of position. Without Irving, I would expect Collins to move back to his natural spot on the defensive line with and filling in for Irving.

Still, it's fair to expect some struggles from those three if they are the main interior defensive linemen in the rotation on Sunday.

As you probably know, David Irving is having himself a nice season, accounting for 7 despite missing the first four games of the year due to .

David Irving will certainly be missed on Sunday, but considering how weak of an opponent that Giants' is, I still expect and company to create pressure all afternoon long. And with the immobile back at , he may get hit a few more times that they'd like in New York.

Kevin Brady
Kevin Brady
Die-hard Cowboys fan from the Northeast, so you know I am here to defend the 'boys whenever necessary. Began writing for a WordPress Cowboys Blog, and have been with ITS since 2016.

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