The hype behind Micah Parsons and the Cowboys couldn’t be any louder after the primary two weeks of the 2023 season. Dallas is 2–0 and the star linebacker is already thought of to be the favourite to win Defensive Participant of the Yr. However on Tuesday, he hinted he may not solely play on protection this season.
Throughout an appearance on The Pat McAfee Show, Parsons was requested if he has ever gone to teach Mike McCarthy to ask for some touches on offense and the linebacker might have mentioned a bit bit an excessive amount of.
“Large Mike truly let me get a pair scout workforce reps at tight finish,” Parsons mentioned. “He may not let y’all know that, I most likely shouldn’t have spilled the tea.”
"Large Mike let me get a pair scout workforce reps at Tight Finish..
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It seems McCarthy has a minimum of entertained the thought of utilizing Parsons’s 6’ 3” body to maneuver the sticks however due to Parsons’s unfastened lips, groups would possibly see this coming. The final dominant defensive participant in latest reminiscence who additionally obtained some snaps on offense was none different that J.J. Watt. Throughout his 2014 Defensive Participant of the Yr marketing campaign, Watt not solely tallied 20.5 sacks, however he caught three passes, all for touchdowns, as a decent finish.
So somebody of Parsons’s caliber enjoying each side of the ball isn’t remarkable, however it stays to be seen whether or not Dallas desires to provide the All-Professional a shot.