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The Cowboys on Tuesday activated DE DeMarcus Lawrence from the PUP. He had missed all of training camp after April surgery for a torn labrum in his left shoulder. The joint had reportedly bothered him for 2 seasons. We'll keep an eye on reports of his progress, but Lawrence returning a couple of weeks before the start of the season is a good sign that the star pass rusher will be able to help the Dallas defense and our IDP lineups.

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The Cowboys are placing the franchise tag on DE Demarcus Lawrence for the 2nd straight year. Although it'd obviously be nice for the player to secure his longer-term status, IDP owners can continue expecting the high-level production we've gotten from Lawrence the past 2 years.

Cowboys DE Demarcus Lawrence (back) is questionable for Sunday night's game against the Giants, but the team expects him to play, according to Clarence Hill of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Lawrence actually sat out the past 2 days of practice after a limited workout Wednesday. He has been playing through the issue despite "questionable" tags but has just 1 sack on the year. Lawrence makes for a weak IDP option this week.

Cowboys DE Demarcus Lawrence is active for today's game against Washington. He entered the day questionable but never actually appeared in doubt for the game. Use him as you normally would in IDP leagues.

Cowboys DE Demarcus Lawrence (back) is active for today's game against the Ravens. Use him as you normally would in your IDP league.

Cowboys DE Demarcus Lawrence (back) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Ravens. He put in limited practices all week, though, so we'd bet on him being ready. We'll check on his status Sunday.

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