Cowboys Not Cutting Josh Brent

By Blake Bass
Content Coordinator

Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent failed a second drug test and was sent back to jail on Thursday, according to the Dallas County District Attorney’s office. Despite Brent’s return to jail, the Cowboys have no immediate plans to part ways with him, league sources told ESPN’s Ed Werder.

A Dallas County judge held Brent’s bond “insufficient,” the DA said. The DA had filed a motion on Tuesday asking a judge to revoke Brent’s bond because it was revealed he failed a drug test taken on June 19.

Brent was out on bail after being charged with intoxication manslaughter resulting in the death last year of best friend and teammate, Jerry Brown.

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