Lance Dunbar was held without a carry in Dallas' Week 1 loss to the 49ers, but secured 3-of-3 targets for 21 yards as a receiver.
Cowboys RB Lance Dunbar gained 17 yards on four carries and caught one pass for 17 yards against the Dolphins Saturday.
Coach Jason Garrett confirmed Lance Dunbar was deactivated for Thursday's preseason opener because the Cowboys have big regular season plans for him.
Lance Dunbar was a healthy scratch for the Cowboys' preseason opener.
Lance Dunbar will sit out Thursday's preseason opener.
The Dallas Morning News' Brandon George said Cowboys RB Lance Dunbar "continues to be impressive" in training camp.
ESPN Dallas' Todd Archer believes Lance Dunbar's role would only "expand a little" if DeMarco Murray missed time.
Cowboys RBs coach Gary Brown said Lance Dunbar can line up anywhere on the field, including "tailback, at wide receiver, in the slot."
The Cowboys are "creating stuff" for Lance Dunbar during OTAs.
Lance Dunbar is "excited" about his role in the Cowboys' offense.
Bryan Broaddus of the Cowboys' website reports new OC Scott Linehan "loves" RB Lance Dunbar.
ESPNDallas' Todd Archer thinks RB Lance Dunbar is a good fit for new Cowboys playcaller Scott Linehan's offense.
Cowboys RB Lance Dunbar (knee surgery) said he's 100 percent.
Cowboys RB Lance Dunbar (knee) will participate in this week's OTAs.