"He's got corners," Jones said of defensive coordinator Rob Ryan, via Carlos Mendez of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. And it looks as though he'll have another one in Week 2 because Todd Archer of ESPNDallas.com writes that Mike Jenkins plans to return against Seattle.
Morris Claiborne will only get better and Jenkins doesn't get enough credit. We're suddenly looking at one of the deepest secondaries in football.
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Calvin Watkins of ESPNDallas.com writes that Jay Ratliff is also improving, but there's a lot less certainty there.
And since we're updating injuries, Josh Ellis of DallasCowboys.com notes that Phil Costa has pretty much been ruled out of Sunday's game in Seattle due to a back injury. That means the Cowboys are likely to use newbie Ryan Cook again.
Jenny Vrentas of the Newark Star-Ledger reports Justin Tuck was "disgusted," while Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News says Osi Umenyiora simply "felt terrible." Either way, the Giants' top pass-rushers are extremely disappointed that they were held sack-less in the opener.
Zach Berman of the Philadelphia Inquirer says Jeremy Maclin's status for Sunday is up in the air due to hip injuries. Yeah, plural.
Rich Tandler of CSN Washington lists the reasons why the Redskins are better off today than they were one year ago.
From Mike Jones of the Washington Post: Safety Jordan Bernstine's season is over due to a right knee injury, leaving the 'Skins very thin at that position.