Sean Lee's injury no surprise

The Cowboys can't build their defense around talented but injury-prone linebacker

Updated: May 27, 2014, 8:51 PM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING -- This is the Dallas Cowboys' sad reality: They can't build a defense around middle linebacker Sean Lee's immense talent because his body breaks down too frequently.

A torn right ACL cost Lee his senior year at Penn State and he partially tore his left ACL in 2009, which is the only reason the Cowboys could grab a guy with his talent -- 10th on their board -- in the second round.

A hamstring injury cost Lee two games as a rookie in 2010. A dislocated wrist made him miss a ...

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