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Jonathan Cooper works as first-team left guard for Cowboys

Jonathan Cooper works as first-team left guard for Cowboys
Published On: Thu, Jun 15
Sep 13, 2015; Arlington, TX, USA; New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) is sacked by Dallas Cowboys Tyrone Crawford (98) in the second quarter at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

Jonathan Cooper has spent most of his time this offseason working at center for the Dallas Cowboys. But he returned to left guard with the first-team on Wednesday, the second day of the mandatory three-day minicamp.

A little refresher course, Cooper said. Its been a while, so had to knock the rust off. But it felt great to be back there.

Cooper, 27, is considered the favorite to win the starting left guard job in training camp with Lael Collins moving to right tackle and Ron Leary leaving for Denver in free agency.

Coopers main competition appears to be Chaz Green, a 2015 third-round pick. But Cooper isnt getting too caught up in his position battle at this point.

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