Three Tampa Bay Buccaneers missed practice Thursday leading up to the Buccaneers' Week 3 matchup against the Dallas Cowboys.
Linebacker Quincy Black, defensive end Adrian Clayborn and wide receiver Sammie Stroughter all missed practice Thursday. Black continues to recovering from a back injury. Stroughter is dealing with a foot injury.
Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reported that Clayborn missed practice due to an undisclosed family issue.
Both Black and Clayborn are listed as starters on the Buccaneers' depth chart. Linebacker Dekoda Watson is listed at second behind Black, and George Johnson is Clayborn's backup. Both Watson and Johnson participated fully in Thursday's practice.
The Cowboys' injury report was much more robust. Several did not practice Thursday: safety Matt Johnson, defensive tackle Kenyon Coleman, defensive tackle Jay Ratliff, linebacker Alex Albright, safety Gerald Sensabaugh, defensive tackle Marcus Spears and center Phil Costa.
The Buccaneers and Dallas kick off Sunday at Cowboys Stadium at 1 p.m. ET. The game will be televised on Fox.
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