IRVING, Texas – The Cowboys have plucked cornerback
Greenwood, a fifth-round pick by the Lions in 2012, was one of the Cowboys’ 30 pre-draft visits last season. The 6-1 corner, who went to Division-III Albion College, was released by the Lions a week before the regular season this year and signed back on to their practice squad.
"We felt like size is an important trait at the corner position, and he certainly has that," said head coach Jason Garrett. "He has athletic ability. Hes just a guy we've had our eye on for a while and we were looking for an opportunity to sign a big, young corner who we feel can develop and have a role on our football team and he fit the bill, so we went ahead and made that decision."
He will take the spot of
The Cowboys have rolled with just four cornerbacks through the first three weeks of the season, despite a shoulder injury that