Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne probably won't play in Thursday's preseason finale, marking the second straight preseason in which he has not played a down, reports ESPN.com. Claiborne missed this year's preseason opener with knee tendinitis and the past two games due to a sprained AC joint in his shoulder.
Claiborne returned to practice this week, but likely will be held out against the Broncos. "Just not worth the risk to go backwards," Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones said.
Cowboys wide receiver Dwayne Harris left Saturday's dress rehearsal game against Miami with a hip injury, the team announced. He suffered the injury on a punt return in the second quarter and was ruled doubtful to return to the game.
Cowboys running back Joseph Randle left Saturday's preseason game against Miami with a strained oblique injury, per the Dallas Morning News. Randle sustained the injury in the first half and was ruled out for the remainder of the game. He had one total tackle while working with the special teams unit.
Jets cornerback Antonio Allen has recovered from his concussion and will start Week 1 against the Raiders, reports the Associated Press. Allen played safety last year, making 61 tackles and an interception, but the Jets moved him due to a lack of depth at corner.
Jets linebacker Nick Bellore was knocked out of Thursday's preseason game against the Eagles with a calf injury. He sustained the injury in the first half and was ruled out for the remainder of the contest.
The "feeling right now" is that Jets cornerback Dee Milliner (high ankle sprain) won't play Week 1 against the Raiders, reports the New York Daily News. New York would be forced to start Darrin Walls and Antonio Allen at corner, with Kyle Wilson manning the slot, the report said.