Dallas loses 19-sack-intriguing defender to Colts

The Dallas Cowboys released rookie pass rusher Isaiah Land in hopes of re-signing him to the practice squad. Land was grabbed off waivers by the Colts, ending any Cowboys reunion.

Patrik Walker of DallasCowboys.com reported that the Cowboys were trying to re-sign Land to the practice squad before the Colts claimed him.

Per the NFL waiver wire, the Cowboys have no players joining via claim,” Walker tweeted on August 30, 2023.


The Colts took Isaiah Land. Dallas hoped he would clear and rejoin the practice squad

Land is an intriguing rookie after his good preseason and impressive Florida A&M performance. The pass rusher had 19 sacks in 2021 and 8 in 2022, an impressive career.

Rookie Isaiah Land Had a Good Senior Bowl Week.Jim Nagy, Senior Bowl executive director, supports the rookie. Land continued his FAMU success in Mobile, Ala. during Senior Bowl week.

Love seeing Colts claim OLB Isaiah Land from Cowboys to active roster,” Nagy tweeted August 30. Since January, the former Florida A&M standout has worked hard to make a team.Land's dismissal surprised the Cowboys after they tried to sign him as an undrafted free agent.

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