Show Navigation
Show Menu
FANTASY FOOTBALL NEWS

Cowboys putting Leighton Vander Esch on IR

By Jared Smola | Updated on Sun, 15 Oct 2023, 10:26 PM EDT
Leighton Vander Esch Headshot

The Cowboys will be placing LB Leighton Vander Esch on IR for the neck injury that knocked him out in Week 5. He's expected to miss the next 4-6 weeks. We'll see Monday night just how Dallas plans to fill in for LVE. Damone Clark is an obvious candidate for more playing time. Micah Parsons has also been mentioned as a potential part of the plan, which would mean more snaps in a standup position off the D-line. S Markquese Bell also figures to see added playing time.

Jared Smola Author Image
Jared Smola, Lead Analyst
Jared has been with Draft Sharks since 2007. He’s now Lead Analyst, heading up the preseason and weekly projections that fuel your Draft War Room and My Team tools. He currently ranks 1st among 133 analysts in draft rankings accuracy.
2024's Best and Worst Offenses, According to Vegas

2024's Best and Worst Offenses, According to Vegas

17 hours ago

Which offenses do the oddsmakers project to be best and worst in 2024? And how should that info impact our fantasy football draft strategy?

Read More »
Tight End Preview: The Ultimate TE Strategy

Tight End Preview: The Ultimate TE Strategy

20 hours ago

Should you draft a top TE in 2024? Should you just wait and try to find the next Sam LaPorta? We'll hit those questions, TE sleepers, and more in this fantasy football draft preview.

Read More »
10-Team Draft Strategy

10-Team Draft Strategy

5:15pm EDT 7/17/24

Your 10-team draft strategy shouldn't look the same as it does for leagues of other sizes. Get tips on how to draft, along with a FULL list of who to pick ...

Read More »
Compare Plans » Compare Plans »