Dallas Cowboys’ 53-Man Roster Projection: 1.0

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Sep 21, 2014; New Orleans, LA, USA; Minnesota Vikings middle linebacker Jasper Brinkley (54) tackles New Orleans Saints wide receiver Brandin Cooks (10) during the first half of a game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

Linebacker (6)

Sean Lee

Rolando McClain

Anthony Hitchens

Jasper Brinkley

Andrew Gachkar

Damien Wilson

Keith Rivers and Kyle Wilber both miss the cut. Rivers is on the downslope of his career and Wilber only plays SAM (and fills in at DE ineffectively). All the other LBs can play multiple LB spots and can zone cover when called upon.

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