Cowboys newly acquired wideout , was unable to leave the practice fields on Monday.
Via Michael Gehlken from the Dallas Morning News. Washington was injured in a drill and couldn’t put weight on his leg after trying to walk it off.
Later, he was taken off the Cowboys’ training staff. Dallas can’t afford an injury to wide receiver.
— Michael Gehlken (@GehlkenNFL) August 1, 2022
The Cowboys lost Amari Cooper, their leading receiver, via trade this offseason and Michael Gallup was still recovering from an ACL tear, so they turned to James Washington for the Week 1 start job.
It’s possible that the injury isn’t serious. You don’t want to see the cart being pulled out for a player.
After four seasons in Pittsburgh signed to the Cowboys on an one-year “prove It” deal worth less than $1.2million.