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Leighton Vander Esch
Linebacker
Ht: 6' 4" Wt: 256 Age: 23 Exp: 2 years College: Boise St. Drafted: 2018 R1 19,
Avg FF PTS
10.06
Per Game
Cumulative FF PTS
90.5
Position Rank: 76th
Projected FF PTS
N/A
Week 20
Upside / Downside
N/A
Week 20
Posted: 1/15/2020 2:28 am UTC
Dallas Cowboys LB Leighton Vander Esch (neck) is expected to be ready for the offseason workouts even though he underwent neck surgery Thursday, Jan. 14, according to sources.
Posted: 1/14/2020 10:19 pm UTC
Dallas Cowboys LB Leighton Vander Esch (neck) underwent non-evasive surgery on his neck Tuesday, Jan. 14.
Posted: 12/23/2019 10:26 pm UTC
Dallas Cowboys LB Leighton Vander Esch (neck) is scheduled to undergo surgery in a few weeks to address the nerve issue in his neck, according to sources. He should be ready for the start of offseason workouts.
Posted: 12/07/2019 11:29 pm UTC
Dallas Cowboys LB Leighton Vander Esch (neck) is scheduled to undergo more tests on his injured neck Monday, Dec. 9. Head coach Jason Garrett said the team will not rush Vander Esch back.
Posted: 12/03/2019 7:48 pm UTC
Dallas Cowboys LB Leighton Vander Esch (neck) has been ruled out for Week 14 against the Chicago Bears.
Posted: 11/30/2019 6:29 am UTC
Dallas Cowboys LB Leighton Vander Esch (neck) is not expected to return for the team's Week 14 matchup with the Chicago Bears, according to executive VP Stephen Jones.
Posted: 11/22/2019 7:07 pm UTC
Dallas Cowboys LB Leighton Vander Esch (neck), who has already been ruled out of Week 12, needs time to deal with neck-injury inflammation, head coach Jason Garrett said Friday, Nov. 22. 'We don't think it's career threatening,' Garrett said. 'We think at some point he will be back. We think it needs to calm down. Want to give it time to do that. Hopefully, we can get him back real soon.'
Huddle Up: Vander Esch will miss his second game of the season after also sitting out Week 9, but reading between the lines in Garrett's statement, don't be surprised if this a multiple-week absence that at least lingers into December.
Posted: 11/22/2019 12:59 am UTC
Updating a previous story, Dallas Cowboys LB Leighton Vander Esch (neck) will not play Sunday, Nov. 24, against the New England Patriots. A neck injury flared up Thursday, Nov. 21, according to sources. Vander Esch required an MRI and will be examined in a few weeks to see if the inflammation calms down.
Posted: 11/21/2019 11:50 pm UTC
Dallas Cowboys LB Leighton Vander Esch (back) isn't expected to practice Friday, Nov. 22, due to a back issue. He's not slated to play Sunday, Nov. 24, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.
Posted: 11/11/2019 7:42 am UTC
Dallas Cowboys LB Leighton Vander Esch (neck) was credited with 13 tackles (five solo) against the Minnesota Vikings in Week 10.
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