Cowboys running back Joseph Randle is ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Seahawks due to an oblique strain.
Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett said Thursday that Randle did not practice for the second straight day due to the injury. Garrett added that the running back was also dealing with personal issues, likely relating to his February arrest.
Reports surfaced Thursday that Randle could be fined or suspended by the NFL for violating the league’s personal conduct policy in the arrest.
Garrett went on to say that Randle’s absence was not in relation to any possible NFL discipline.
In six games so far this season, the running back has accumulated 315 yards on 76 carries, while scoring four touchdowns.
The Cowboys (2–4) will play the Seattle Seahawks (3–4) at home on Sunday.
- Beth Maiman