The Dallas Cowboys are being cautious practicing on the turf at Allianz Park in London, which is noticeably different from the turf at AT&T Stadium, safety Barry Church said this week. The field is usually the home of Saracens Rugby Club, but Dallas has been practicing there all week.
“I didn’t like the turf for my joints,” Church said, per Todd Archer of ESPN Dallas. “We have to be careful with the turf... It’s a different feel [from AT&T Stadium]. I feel like the grass isn’t as long and there’s a lot of guys slipping. But we’ve got to be careful when we get out there.”
After Thursday, the Cowboys will have just one more practice at Allianz. They’ll have a walkthrough on Saturday at Wembley Stadium, where they’ll face the Jaguars on Sunday.
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