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Jerry: Lee, Claiborne Doubtful For Thanksgiving Day

Lee and Claiborne are both dealing with hamstring injuries



    Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones said this week that it’s not looking like middle linebacker Sean Lee will be ready for the Thanksgiving Day match-up with the Oakland Raiders at AT&T Stadium.

    Lee has missed the past two games with a hamstring injury.

    “Sean’s one of the most optimistic players there has ever been on the Dallas Cowboys,” Jones told 105.3-FM The Fan on Tuesday, per the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. “But that’s probably optimistic.”

    Jones added that cornerback Morris Claiborne would most likely be held out as well. Claiborne missed the two games before the bye week with a hamstring issue and returned for the Giants game, only to exit early after suffering another hamstring injury.

    “We think he just basically had a little bit of a setback, which, when you think about it, it isn’t abnormal on the same injury,” Jones said. “I don’t know if he’ll be ready. I don’t know--if we think we can play without him, then that gives him a solid two weeks between games. I can’t tell you about that one, either.”

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