It didn't last long, with Dunbar suffering a left knee injury that will end his season and require him to go under the knife to repair a posterior lateral corner, the runner confirmed to The Dallas Morning News.
"It's a tough pill to swallow. I'm hurting right now," Dunbar said.
It's a bitter loss for Dallas largely because Murray hasn't proven he can carry the load as a featured back. Dunbar's 12 carries for 82 yards against Oakland were pivotal for a Cowboys squad that now will lean on a combination of Joseph Randle and Phillip Tanner to produce.The "Around The League Podcast" is now available on iTunes! Click here to listen and subscribe.