Cowboys LB Sean Lee is done for the season after injuring his right big toe in last weekends game against the Carolina Panthers. The 26-year-old Lee was in his third season with the Cowboys after being drafted out of Penn State.
Taking the position of Lee will be Dan Connor.
Connor has 11 combined tackles this season and had a pass deflection last Sunday. Connor, 26, also is a product of Penn State and had played with Carolina for four seasons before reuniting with his former teammate Lee.
“It’s a long season. It’s a grind and guys get nicked up,” Connor told the Dallas News. “I don’t know if I’ve ever been on a team where everyone is able to stay healthy every play the whole year. So, it’s all about being ready and waiting on your opportunity pretty much and helping the team however you can, getting your role and taking advantage of your role but always being prepared to go in there and play.”
The injury to Lee occurred during the third quarter of Sunday’s 19-14 win against Carolin...