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Roster Moves: Cowboys Sign Two Defensive Backs

The addressed the vacant roster spots left by and Brandon McGee, who were released last Friday by two today.

No, it isn't Brandon Boykin who worked out for the Cowboys earlier, but it does add depth to the Cowboys .

According to Rob Phillips via twitter, the Cowboys decided to sign veteran cornerbacks Isaiah Frey and .

Isaiah Frey was a draft pick by the in the 2012 . He played his college ball at Nevada. Frey has also spent time with the and was most recently with the as a member of their .

At 6'0″ tall and 190 pounds, Frey has the size that the Cowboys look for in their cornerbacks, but is probably a long shot to make the final 53 man roster at this point.

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Dax Swanson is a native Texan who played his collegiate ball at Sam Houston State. Swanson was signed by the as an undrafted in 2013 and has been a journeyman thus far in his career in the NFL.

He has been a member of the Indianapolis Colts, , , Tampa Bay Buccaneers, , and most recently the in 2015.

Swanson is a little smaller than Frey standing at 5'11” and weighs in at 191 pounds, but like Frey they will both be battling to try to catch the staff's eye in order to prove that they are worth keeping around.

Although both players add depth to the Cowboys secondary, they are long shots to make the team but can help keep the starters from getting overworked throughout the remaining and games.

Brian Martin
Brian Martin
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