Odell Beckham Jr. most not too long ago visited the Dallas Cowboys in hopes of speaking about a contract, however as an alternative, an replace on his well being scared them off.
Star NFL free agent Odell Beckham Jr. has been out all season, not signed to a contract, whereas recovering from his ACL surgical procedure. He’s trying to come again now, so he’s begun his journey of discovering a crew to affix. Over the previous week, he’s met with the Buffalo Bills, New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys.
The Bills and Giants have been fairly quiet following their conferences with Beckham, however after his go to with the Cowboys, ‘leaks’ revealed that his harm doesn’t seem to have progressed sufficient to ensure he’d play earlier than mid-January.
This ‘leak’ is unquestionably questionable. Medical info is meant to be protected, and it actually raises an moral query as it could make groups query whether or not or to not signal Beckham.
The precise particulars of his bodily are unknown, so there’s nonetheless a risk that every one groups wouldn’t come to the similar conclusion. However, it needs to be as much as the groups to make that judgment on their very own and never be swayed by any leaks, particularly from one other group.
It stays unclear if the leak got here from the Cowboys, or elsewhere. However, it will be counterproductive for Beckham Jr.’s crew to disclose his personal medicals, particularly in the event that they impression his signing in a unfavorable manner.
Cowboys: Odell Beckham Jr.’s medical info ought to’ve been saved non-public
According to Mike Florio of NBC Sports, a supply went so far as to counsel Beckham ought to sue the Cowboys for violating his medical privateness rights. Beckham himself is the just one who needs to be sharing his medical findings at his personal discretion. If somebody in the Dallas group make that info public, Beckham Jr. would have a case. But that may take a thorough investigation and proof that at present isn’t out there.
It doesn’t look good for the Cowboys regardless, and that needs to be motive sufficient for him to lose curiosity in signing in Dallas. The Bills are a extremely profitable crew that he might positively match nicely on, and he began his profession with the Giants, so each could be nice choices.