The that Michael Sam has been waived from their practice squad.
Sam, the first openly gay player, was a seventh-round draft pick for the St Louis Rams, where he spent the offseason and training camp, before being released and picked up for the Cowboys’ practice squad.
The defensive end joined the Cowboys on 3 September and spent the first seven weeks of the season with their 10-man practice squad, but never made the 53-man roster.
The move comes days after the Cowboys’ owner, Jerry Jones, told . The coach, Jason Garrett, said last week “He comes to work every day, practises hard. He’s working on his skills and trying to develop.” However, it seems that that will no longer be with Dallas.