Receiver Miles Austin was not at the start of practice Thursday. Austin missed two games with a hamstring strain after leaving during the Rams game on Sept. 22. He made it through practice last week and the game Sunday, playing 35 of 54 plays. Austin also practiced in full Wednesday.
Running back DeMarco Murray (knee) and defensive end DeMarcus Ware (thigh) sat out practice again Thursday. Both are expected to miss Sunday's game at Philadelphia.
The Cowboys also were practicing without backup running back Lance Dunbar (foot), defensive end Edgar Jones (groin) and linebacker DeVonte Holloman (neck).
Defensive end George Selvie (shoulder) defensive tackle Jason Hatcher (neck) were at practice.