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.
Seahawks running back Christine Michael tweaked his hamstring in practice Tuesday and won't play in Thursday's preseason finale, reports 710 ESPN Radio. Coach Pete Carroll said Michael "pulled up a little bit" when he got hurt.
Seahawks cornerback Tharold Simon was ejected from Thursday's preseason game against the Broncos for throwing a punch in a scuffle with tight end Gerell Robinson. Simon missed all of the 2013 season and is preparing for his first season in the league.