According to NFL Network’s Jane Slater, defensive endRobert Quinnfractured his hand during practice in Oxnard, California and is heading back to Dallas to have surgery.
The nine-year pro projects to be a key piece on a Dallas defense that includes fellow defensive endsDeMarcus LawrenceandTaco Charlton, middle linebackerJaylon Smithand weakside linebackerLeighton Vander Esch.
TheCowboysacquired Quinn from theDolphinson March 28 in exchange for a 2020 sixth-round pick. In his lone season in Miami, Quinn started all 16 games and led the team in sacks (6.5). He also added 38 total tackles and two forced fumbles.