QMorris Claiborne
DB DAL (7)
1 month ago

Claiborne (ribs) is questionable to return to Sunday's playoff game against the Packers, David Helman of the Cowboys' official site reports.

EDGE Analysis

The severity of Claiborne's injury wasn't specified. Unless he can return, look for Anthony Brown to receive as much playing time as he can handle.

QMorris Claiborne
DB DAL (7)
1 month ago

Claiborne (groin) is listed as active for Sunday's playoff game against the Packers, ESPN's Todd Archer reports.

EDGE Analysis

Claiborne, who last suited up in Week 8, had recorded 26 tackles and a pick in seven games prior to sustaining his groin injury. Look for him to step back into his role as the Cowboys' starting left cornerback Sunday, a development that promises to bolster the team's pass defense.

QMorris Claiborne
DB DAL (7)
1 month ago

Claiborne (groin) is questionable to play in Sunday's playoff game against the Packers.

EDGE Analysis

Despite the questionable tag, Claiborne is expected to play after practicing without any limitations both Thursday and Friday

QMorris Claiborne
DB DAL (7)
1 month ago

Claiborne (sports hernia) was a full participant in Thursday's practice session.

EDGE Analysis

After practicing in a limited capacity Wednesday, Claiborne appears to be near full health and will be cleared to take part in Sunday's showdown with the Packers. The cornerback hasn't taken the field since Week 8 but could return to his starting position alongside Brandon Carr on Sunday, shifting veteran Orlando Scandrick to the nickelback position.

QMorris Claiborne
DB DAL (7)
1 month ago

Claiborne (sports hernia) practiced on a limited basis Wednesday.

EDGE Analysis

Despite being held out of portions of Wednesday's practice, Claiborne is nearing full health and set to play in Sunday's playoff game against the Packers, his first taste of live action since going down with a sports hernia injury in Week 8.

QMorris Claiborne
DB DAL (7)
1 month ago

Claiborne (sports hernia) confirmed he will play this Sunday against the Packers, Jane Slater of NFL Network reports. Additionally,

EDGE Analysis

Claiborne will take the field for the first time since Week 8 and could potentially start alongside Brandon Carr, with Orlando Scandrick shifting over to the nickelback position. The veteran is expected to practice in full this week, but look for more updates should that change for any reason.

QMorris Claiborne
DB DAL (7)
1 month ago

According to owner Jerry Jones, Claiborne (sports hernia) is expected to play Sunday against the Packers, Jon Machota of the Dallas Morning News reports.

EDGE Analysis

Claiborne hasn't played since Week 8, so his presence on the field for Sunday's playoff matchup would be a huge boost to the Cowboys' secondary. Look for more updates to come throughout the practice week. Should he be cleared to play, the fifth-year cornerback could regain the starting role he retained for the first seven games of the season, effectively bumping veteran Orlando Scandrick back to slot corner.

QMorris Claiborne
DB DAL (7)
2 months ago

Claiborne (sports hernia) expects to participate in individual drills at practice Thursday, Todd Archer of ESPN reports.

EDGE Analysis

Claiborne hasn't practiced since suffering his sports hernia in Week 8, so a return in any fashion would be a large step in the right direction. The fifth-year cornerback is expected to be ready to return for the Cowboys' divisional round game next week, and practice this week would only serve to make that more likely.

QMorris Claiborne
DB DAL (7)
2 months ago

Cowboys' owner Jerry Jones said Claiborne (sports hernia) "is going to be ready" for next week's playoff game, David Helman of the Cowboys' official site reports.

EDGE Analysis

Claiborne hasn't played since suffering his sports hernia in Week 8, but he has been nearing a return in recent weeks. While his return isn't certain, Jones' confidence in Claiborne's ability to play in Dallas' playoff game after the bye week is an encouraging sign. Claiborne's practice status next week will provide more insight into his status for the game.

QMorris Claiborne
DB DAL (7)
2 months ago

Claiborne (sports hernia) was ruled out for Sunday's game in Philadelphia.

EDGE Analysis

While Claiborne wasn't able to return to practice this week, he appears to be nearing a return.