"We've got a couple of guys out, but that's not something we're going to use as an excuse," said linebacker Justin Durant, a veteran the Cowboys hope can help keep them afloat without Lee. "We've got to make plays and we didn't do that."
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"Just been some tough things going on," linebacker Justin Durant said. "Obviously some stuff that's out of our hands. Trying to deal with it the best way we can."
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