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Dallas Cowboys working aid Tony
Pollard talked about he’ll be a recreation-time resolution for Sunday’s Week 14 recreation
towards the Washington Soccer Team.
He suffered a torn plantar
fascia in his left foot on a 58-yard touchdown hasten towards the Unusual
Orleans Saints closing week.
“They negate even as you fade it, it
essentially heals higher, and also you do not essentially feel it as significant. I am waiting
except I salvage to that level,” Pollard told reporters Thursday.
The 24-365 days-passe University of Memphis
product has enjoyed a sturdy 2021 season whereas splitting the Cowboys’
backfield work with Ezekiel Elliott. He’s recorded 107 carries for
602 yards (5.6 YPC) with two touchdowns whereas also catching 31 passes
for 259 yards in 12 games.
His 58-yard touchdown hasten towards the
Saints got right here slack within the third quarter to help magnify Dallas’ lead to
20-10. It held on for a 27-17 get to enhance its file to eight-4, which
represents a two-recreation advantage over Washington for the NFC East lead.
Whereas Pollard tries to maintain ample
growth in his recovery from the foot injury to play Sunday, Elliott
continues to play by the lingering effects of an injury to his
“Or no longer it is soccer, that that you simply may perchance perhaps almost definitely well be never going
to be 100 p.c; would possibly impartial be 100 p.c the first day of camp,”
Elliott talked about Wednesday. “Or no longer it is a complicated recreation. Nonetheless, yeah, I cling a
lot of pride in being available. You are going deserve to sprint me off
If Pollard is indirectly ruled out of
Sunday’s recreation, Elliott figures to peek his most huge impartial in over
a month. He hasn’t played extra than 70 p.c of the team’s
offensive snaps since a Week 8 recover from the Minnesota Vikings.
Corey Clement would switch into the
backup impartial in that scenario, with either Ito Smith or rookie JaQuan
Hardy being elevated from the practice squad for added depth.
The Cowboys play four divisional games
over the leisure 5 weeks of the everyday season, so having Pollard
on hand for the stretch hasten will be significant as they peek to lock
down a playoff berth and potentially a high seed within the NFC with a recreation towards the Arizona Cardinals (10-2) also looming in Week 17.
If the dual-possibility backup would not play
Sunday, his next likelihood to peek the self-discipline would attain Dec. 19 when
Dallas visits the Unusual York Giants.