Pelissero: Cowboys' Garrett Gilbert reportedly expected to start in Week 9's matchup against Pittsburgh

According to Tom Pelissero, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Garrett Gilbert is expected to start in Week 9's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

What It Means:

Gilbert will make his first NFL start against the Steelers after the Cowboys decided to send Ben DiNucci to the bench. In a challenging matchup against numberFire's tenth ranked pass defense, our models project Gilbert to score 6.4 FanDuel points at the salary of $6,300.

Gilbert's Week 9 projection includes 11.1 completions for 119.8 yards and 0.4 touchdowns.