The Cowboys parted ways with running back Ryan Williams on Tuesday, reports ESPNDallas.com. Williams has not played in a game since 2012. Moreover, the team released linebacker Cameron Lawrence and offensive lineman Ryan Miller.
The Cowboys re-signed two of their defensive players on Friday. The team re-signed linebacker Cameron Lawrence , who was an exclusive-rights free agent. Lawrence joined the Cowboys practice squad after going undrafted in 2013. He was promoted to the active roster one month into the season and played on special teams. In two seasons with the team, Lawrence has 25 tackles and one sack. Defensive tackle Davon Coleman was also signed. Coleman joined the Cowboys as an undrafted free agent in 2014. He had three tackles for the team in two games last season.
Cowboys linebacker Anthony Hitchens left Week 17's game against the Redskins after suffering an ankle injury. Hitchens was replaced by Cameron Lawrence.
The Cowboys are expected to have most of their injured players Week 7 against the Giants. Cameron Lawrence, Rolando McClain, Jermey Parnell, Tyron Smith and Anthony Spencer are all active for the contest. All five players came into the game considered probable.
Cowboys offensive tackle Doug Free (foot) and linebacker Bruce Carter (thigh) were the only players to be ruled out for Sunday's clash at home against the Giants in Week 7, according to the team's official website. The following players on the injury report have been ruled probable for the Cowboys on Sunday: Wide receiver Dez Bryant (shoulder), defensive end Jack Crawford (calf), outside linebacker Cameron Lawrence (thigh), middle linebacker Rolando McClain (groin, personal), running back DeMarco Murray (illness), offensive tackle Jermey Parnell (chest), quarterback Tony Romo (back, ankle), offensive tackle Tyron Smith (ankle) and defensive end Anthony Spencer (knee, foot).