CONCORD, N.C. (AP) North Carolina police say former Cowboys quarterback Anthony Wright is recovering in the hospital from being shot in a domestic dispute.
Concord Police said in a news release they think Wright got into an altercation with his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend.
Police say they were called to a home Monday when an argument followed and shots were fired.
Wright began his football career at South Carolina in 1995.
Wright was cut by the Steelers in 1999 and then joined the Cowboys, where he appeared in four games and started two in 2000.
He started three more games for the Cowboys in 2001 and then joined the Baltimore Ravens in 2002.
He later played for Cincinnati Bengals and New York Giants.