It started with the failed conditioning test. He eventually cleared that embarrassing hurdle, but has looked sluggish during the preseason (five carries, 14 yards, two drops).
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"That's a ridiculous thought," Jerry Jones said on KRLD-FM Tuesday morning (via Calvin Watkins of ESPNDallas.com). "I'm not worried about him at all. From what I've seen out there, he's got a chance to have a big year for us."
Not everyone is seeing the same thing on the practice field. Watkins questions whether ankle, toe and hamstring injuries have taken a toll on the 25-year-old back.
Watkins cited a run in practice against the San Diego Chargers on Monday in which Jones reached the second level and made a juke on a cornerback who didn't flinch.