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Bruce Carter tackles responsibility

Cowboys' second-year LB holds his own anchoring defense with Sean Lee out

Updated: November 7, 2012, 1:17 AM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- When the Dallas Cowboys lost Sean Lee for the season with a toe injury, questions were raised again about inside linebacker Bruce Carter.

After watching Carter get credit for 13 solo tackles the past two games, there shouldn't be any more issues regarding his ability to become one of the leaders for the Cowboys' defense.

Carter has taken over the signal-calling duties with Lee out. He has been paired up with Orie Lemon, Dan Connor and Ernie Sims at inside linebacker.

"Obviously, ...

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