Coach Jay Gruden described Dunbar as having a sore knee, “nothing major.”
“It’ll be big for Dunbar and Fabian [on Friday],” Gruden said. “It’ll be a big day for them. We have [Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie], also, who can play outside, and obviously Jimmy [Moreland] can play outside as well. We might have to address a little bit of something [Friday], but we’ll see how those two guys are. It’s going to be critical [Friday]. Big day [Friday] as far as the secondary’s concerned.”
Defensive lineman Jonathan Allen did not practice, and while it’s uncertain if he will be ready to play against Dallas, he received good news Wednesday that his sprained medial collateral ligament isn’t a long-term injury. There is optimism that he will be back in time for a Week 3 home game against the Chicago Bears if he can’t play Sunday.
Defensive lineman Caleb Brantley (foot) and quarterback Colt McCoy (leg) also missed practice.
Tight end Jordan Reed practiced on a limited basis as he continues to work his way through the concussion protocol. Reed’s status for Sunday’s game is still to be determined.