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Henry Melton goes through second full practice

IRVING, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton went through his second straight full practice despite a hamstring injury. Whether Melton returns to the starting lineup is up for some debate. He took some first-team work during the portion of practice open to the media. Tyrone Crawford has started the last two games in Melton’s spot and has earned praise from coordinator Rod Marinelli. Quarterback Tony Romo (back) returned for a full practice after sitting out Wednesday and Dez Bryant (shoulder) also went through a full practice.

Bruce Carter ruled out, Henry Melton questionable

IRVING, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys officially ruled out linebacker Bruce Carter (quad) for Sunday's game against the Houston Texans. Carter, who was injured in last week's victory over the New Orleans Saints, is expected to miss 10 to 14 days. Defensive tackle Henry Melton, who was limited in practice this week with a hamstring injury, is listed as questionable. He's expected to play in a limited fashion like he did last week against the Saints.

Cowboys practice report: Henry Melton is limited

IRVING, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton was listed as limited on the Wednesday practice report. Last week, Melton (hamstring) didn't practice until Friday and was listed as questionable going into the game against the New Orleans Saints. Melton did play against the Saints. Defensive end Anthony Spencer (knee), who made his season debut last week, was limited. Tony Romo (back) and Bruce Carter (thigh) didn't practice on Wednesday.

Rolando McClain, Henry Melton active

ARLINGTON, Texas – Needing all the help it can get, the Dallas Cowboys defense will have linebacker Rolando McClain and defensive tackle Henry Melton available Sunday night against the New Orleans Saints. How much they play is the question. McClain and Melton were listed as questionable for the game after going through a limited portion of Friday’s practice. McClain will start, but Tyrone Crawford will replace Melton at defensive tackle with George Selvie sliding in at left defensive end.

Pondering Cowboys' 46: Health makes it tricky

IRVING, Texas -- Anthony Spencer will make his season debut Sunday against the New Orleans Saints but as we ponder the Dallas Cowboys' 46-man roster, what will the rest of the defensive line look like? Henry Melton is questionable and was limited in his one day of work Friday. Terrell McClain has passed all of his concussion tests, and he said he will be able to play but is questionable. Davon Coleman was limited Thursday and Friday as he worked back from a knee/calf injury suffered in the weight room and is questionable.

Henry Melton, Rolando McClain among questionable Cowboys

IRVING, Texas -- Five Dallas Cowboys defenders are listed as questionable for Sunday night's game against the New Orleans Saints. The questionable defenders are defensive end Anthony Spencer (knee), linebacker Rolando McClain (groin), defensive tackle Henry Melton (hamstring), defensive tackle Terrell McClain (concussion) and defensive tackle Davon Coleman (knee/calf). Spencer is expected to play for the first time since undergoing microfracture knee surgery in October.
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Cowboys Practice Update: Henry Melton, Rolando McClain, Terrell McClain Return To Practice

Cowboys Practice Update: Henry Melton, Rolando McClain, Terrell McClain Return To Practice

With the possible return of Melton and both McClains, the Cowboys defense is almost back to full strength from a personnel point of view. Good news from the inury front for the beleaguered Cowboys defense: Henry Melton (hamstring), Rolando McClain (groin) and Terrell McClain (concussion) all participated in practice for the first time this week. Melton and Terrell McClain both left the game early last week, McClain with a concussion, and Melton with a hamstring issue that he played through for most of the game. Rolando McClain did not play last week, as he struggled with a groin injury...

Dallas Cowboys practice report Friday: LB Rolando McClain, DTs Henry Melton and Terrell McClain return

IRVING — Three Dallas Cowboys defensive players who haven’t practiced all week were back on the practice field Friday at Valley Ranch. Linebacker Rolando McClain (strained groin), defensive tackle Terrell McClain (concussion) and defensive tackle Henry Melton (strained right hamstring) …
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Cowboys likely to be missing top two DTs - Henry Melton (DL) Dallas Cowboys

Cowboys DT Henry Melton (hamstring) is expected to miss Week 4 against the Saints.
Cowboys injuries: Both McClains, Melton sit out; Romo a full practice participant

Cowboys injuries: Both McClains, Melton sit out; Romo a full practice participant

Terrell McClain, Rolando McClain and Henry Melton sit out again, putting their availability in doubt for Sunday.

Dallas Cowboys practice report Thursday: QB Tony Romo is back, but not DT Henry Melton, LB Rolando McClain

IRVING — Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo was back practicing Thursday after taking his second consecutive Wednesday off. But the Cowboys were without three key defensive players on the practice field Thursday at Valley Ranch. Defensive tackle Henry Melton (strained …

Dallas Cowboys DT Henry Melton unsure if he can practice Wednesday after straining his right hamstring Sunday

IRVING — Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton said Tuesday he’s unsure if he can practice Wednesday after he strained his right hamstring Sunday against the St. Louis Rams. Melton said he was able to do “a little bit” Tuesday …

Melton unsure if he will practice Wed.

IRVING, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton is unsure if he will practice Wednesday after straining a right hamstring in last week’s win against the St. Louis Rams. Melton said he was able to do some work before Tuesday’s walkthrough and felt good. “We’re going to come in here, see how I feel in the morning and if they feel like I can go then I’ll go,” Melton said. “If not then I’ll just wait for Thursday.

Henry Melton has hamstring strain

IRVING, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys could see the returns of defensive end Anthony Spencer and linebacker Justin Durant Sunday against the New Orleans Saints, but they could be without defensive tackle Henry Melton and linebacker Rolando McClain. Melton suffered a hamstring injury in the second half of Sunday's win against the St. Louis Rams. He was able to remain in the game but was spotted on the bench during the game with his leg wrapped tightly.

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