Cowboys proprietor Jerry Jones stated Thursday that he wouldn’t thoughts a quarterback controversy between Dak Prescott and Cooper Rush.
Rush, filling in for Prescott as he recovers from a thumb harm, led Dallas to a Week 2 win over the Bengals and can begin in opposition to the Giants at MetLife Stadium on “Monday Evening Soccer.” The 28-year-old back-up QB reeling off a couple of wins within the starter’s absence can be welcome to Jones.
“Meaning we’d received,” Jones informed reporters of a possible controversy. “If he is available in and performs in addition to Prescott performed … I’d stroll to New York to get that.”
Cooper Rush already had one win filling in for Dak Prescott.AP Picture; USA Immediately
Jones added that he felt equally about Prescott filling in for veteran quarterback Tony Romo as a rookie in 2016.
Prescott returned to follow Thursday for the primary time since injuring his thumb within the Cowboys’ Week 1 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
In line with the Dallas Morning Information, Prescott wasn’t throwing footballs or taking snaps, however gripping and throwing coaching balls.
A QB controversy is an efficient factor to Jerry Jones.Getty Pictures
That is a part of the Cowboys’ plan for him to return rapidly, as early as Week 4 or 5, Cowboys government vp Stephen Jones stated on Monday.
Prescott underwent surgical procedure on the digit on Sept. 12 and was anticipated to overlook 6-8 weeks. Nonetheless, the Cowboys didn’t place Prescott on injured reserve, main many to imagine that he may return earlier.