The Cowboys 2018 NFL season kicked off last night — sort of, at least. It was our first taste of Cowboys football since January, so we were all tuned into to see what the new faces look like in the silver and blue, even in an exhibition.
Among the story lines that intrigued the most was the rookies — how would the first-year players perform in their first ‘game’ environment? Obviously, Leighton Vander Esch, Connor Williams, and Michael Gallup entered the contest with expectations, but the likes of Charvarius Ward and Kameron Kelly had their first opportunity to showcase what they can do between the lines against an opponent wearing different uniforms than the ones that each have seen in practice.
Let’s take a look at how each rookie performed under the lights in the Bay Area.


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