The Dallas Cowboys have concerns after Odell Beckham Jr.His recovery from a ruptured left anterior cruciate ligament in the Super Bowl hasn’t progressed far enough to allow him to play by mid-January, a source told ESPN’s Ed Werder.
Beckham’s deal, which concludes a two-day visit with the Cowboys on Tuesday, may not be profitable until the 2023 season, the sources added.
Beckham underwent a physical on Monday and spent the night meeting with Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and his family. Micah Parsons When Trevon Diggs Dallas Mavericks vs Phoenix Suns. Asked at halftime about the possibility of the Cowboys signing him, Beckham told ESPN’s Tim McMahon with a wide smile, “It’s a good possibility.”
Jones remained non-committal while appearing at 105.3 The Fan in Dallas on Tuesday, but Beckham’s playing this season could be completed without ruling it outright. He said it was “most important” for
“It’s a big difference whether he’s playing once, or he’s playing a week, or he’s playable, and whether that week will be Super Bowl week, or whether he’ll be able to play the next week,” Jones said. And everything in between.I think that’s the point of discussion.The players’ own beliefs about where they’re ready to play really matter.”
Beckham, who has also visited the New York Giants and Buffalo Bills, is expected to meet with the Cowboys’ Player Leadership Council on Tuesday. Dak Prescott 10 other veterans.
The Cowboys have $6.3 million in salary cap room, enough to add Beckham, according to NFL Players Association figures. But multi-year deals will further complicate the dangerous salary cap situation in 2023. For the cowboys Dalton Schultz, Tony Pollard, Leighton Vander Esch When Donovan WilsonThey could also open contract extension talks with Seedy rum And for the first time Diggs.
“I think it’s a rare chance because of what he can play,” Jones said. “But either way, there’s no failure here. I’m really talking about signing or not signing. Here. There is no disappointment in
“If this goes well, this team will improve now. It will improve this year. If it doesn’t, we are in a positive situation too. Now we have to improve. Quite a difficult order. and it will affect us not only this year, but financially in the years to come, so we need to improve ourselves in a meaningful way.”
ESPN’s Todd Archer contributed to this report