Cowboys: Andrew Whitworth dispels rumors of Dallas curiosity

The Dallas Cowboys will likely be with out former All-Professional deal with Tyron Smith till at the very least December, in the event that they’re fortunate. In his steed, they want a substitute.

The interior reply to interchange Smith seems to be Connor McGovern, however Jerry Jones doesn’t appear to be inclined to go that route. First-round draft selection Tyler Smith might additionally obtain the primary alternative.

But, Professional Soccer Speak reported that Dallas put a name into Andrew Whitworth, primarily based on his feedback throughout Thursday night time’s Amazon broadcast.

“I imply, clearly, there’s been some issues with the Cowboys and dropping Tyron Smith. It’s simply an terrible deal. Such a terrific participant, and a man I’ve all the time liked watching play. It’s been a busy day of answering calls. The issue is that they’re calling and texting the incorrect particular person. They have to be texting and calling Melissa Whitworth and the children, as a result of they’ve ultimate approval on whether or not I’m ever going to play soccer once more,” Whitworth mentioned, per Professional Soccer Speak.

Nonetheless, did Whitworth truly say he acquired a name from the Cowboys? Uh, not so quick.

Maintain dreaming, Cowboys followers.

Cowboys: Andrew Whitworth is just not an possibility

Whitworth is on the incorrect aspect of 40, and at this level it seems his enjoying days are over with. He ended his profession on prime, successful a Tremendous Bowl with the Los Angeles Rams.

So, the place ought to Dallas flip subsequent? Jones and the entrance workplace have some exterior choices to select from, per Matt Verderame:

“The choices in the marketplace are headlined by Eric Fisher, who has performed 9 seasons together with eight with the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs after which 2021 with the Indianapolis Colts, coming off a torn Achilles tendon. Fisher struggled in Indy at occasions, however he stays a serviceable possibility.”

Fisher is the perfect deal with obtainable, however at that time, why not simply depend on Smith? He could also be a rookie, however Tyler Smith did draw rave critiques popping out of the scouting mix. In coaching camp, he’s proven flashes as effectively.

He could also be a rookie, however on this case, he’s subsequent man up.