Starting Thursday, the Cowboys can host prospective draft picks with local high school and college ties at the annual Dallas Day workout at Valley Ranch.
DeSoto native and Texas A&M running back Cyrus Gray will visit the Cowboys.
Gray, a 5-foot-10, 206-pounder, rushed for 2,178 yards and 24 touchdowns the past two seasons for the Aggies. But a stress fracture in his left shoulder forced him to miss the final two games of A&M's 2011 season and the Senior Bowl.
Gray ran a 4.47-second 40-yard dash at the NFL scouting combine and did some position work at Texas A&M's pro day.
Here's what Scouts Inc. had to say about Gray, a potential third- or fourth-round pick.
NFL Draft Scout also provides some insight.