Former Cowboy Alan Ball might just begin the season as the Jaguars' No. 1 cornerback.
Ten of the Cowboys' 28 penalties on the year have come in the fourth quarter.
After spending last season at safety, Alan Ball has returned to cornerback on a full-time basis.
In this week's edition of the notebook, we discuss the newest edition to the team's practice squad, the latest injury news, and the Cowboys' decision to cut ties with Mike Hamlin.
The Cowboys made cuts to get down to 75 players on Monday, and the biggest name on the list was safety Pat Watkins.
Owner Jerry Jones singled out young safeties Alan Ball and Mike Hamlin recently when discussing the early showing by the Dallas defense.
Blue-Star takes an in-depth look at the Dallas Cowboys' safeties.
Cowboys' safety Alan Ball will receive something of a baptism by fire this season, but he, and the coaches, believe he is ready.
OJ Atogwe is headed back to St. Louis, and, according to reports, Dallas was never in the running to land the veteran safety.
Safety Mike Hamlin, who was injured much of his rookie season, is healed and ready to challenge Alan Ball for the starting job.