Bruce Carter better be worth wait

Cowboys need linebacker to be make impact after waiting for him to get healthy

Updated: June 7, 2012, 1:40 AM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- Bruce Carter was on the field for fewer than 50 defensive plays last season. Not one of them was memorable.

Then again, we didn't expect anything from Carter last season because he was still recovering from a torn knee ligament he suffered during his last season at North Carolina.

He essentially spent last season rehabbing. And learning. And watching.

Well, it's time to play.

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