Cowboys promote Lawrence from practice squad

The Dallas Cowboys promoted rookie linebacker Cameron Lawrence from the practice squad to the active roster.

An undrafted rookie from Mississippi State, Lawrence is expected to be active Sunday. Lawrence takes over the roster spot previously held by veteran safety Will Allen.

Lawrence was a two-time All-Southeastern Conference selection.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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