Cowboys goal former Eagles All-Professional as Tyron Smith substitute

With Tyron Smith out long-term, the Dallas Cowboys are wanting exterior the group for assist on the place. Jason Peters, previously of the Eagles, might be an answer.

He’s 40 years outdated, however Peters can nonetheless play at a productive stage, and at a key place. Left deal with just isn’t a straightforward spot on the offensive line to play. Usually, gamers discover themselves on an island. In the event that they mess up, the quarterback’s well being (and thus their very own roster spot) might be in danger.

Peters has succeeded at this place for years. And whereas he can’t transfer like he used to with the Philadelphia Eagles, Peters stays succesful sufficient to fill in for Smith if the Cowboys select to make use of him.

Per Professional Soccer Focus, Peters earned a 77.5 grade final yr at age 39 in Chicago. If he performs near that stage in 2021, Dallas would signal him in a heartbeat.

Cowboys rumors: Jason Peters a possible offensive line answer

Dallas nonetheless trusts their offensive line with out Smith — however the 31-year-old is without doubt one of the greatest gamers at his place for a cause. He’s anticipated to be out till December on the very least, and doubtlessly longer.

Peters just isn’t the All-Professional he as soon as was in Philadelphia. From 2007-16, he made 9 straight Professional Bowls (minus 2012, when he was out for the whole season) with the Payments and Eagles, and was an All-Professional twice in 2011 and 2013.

Peters, a future Corridor of Famer, has stayed in form this offseason with the intention of taking part in for a contending workforce in want of offensive line assist. Dallas actually qualifies as that.

With Smith now on injured reserve, Dallas should shield Dak Prescott in any respect prices. That’s the place Peters is available in, ought to they select to pony up on the proper value.