"We've got several members of our travel party - our coaches, our players, our staff members - whose families have been evacuated", general manager Rick Smith said.
Cowboys' officials began selling tickets to the game Tuesday for $25, with all proceeds from the ticket sales and parking fees - also established at $25 - going directly to Houston flood relief.
"Robert, Janice, Cal and Hannah McNair will make a donation equal to the money that would have been generated from ticket sales from Thursday's preseason game in Arlington to recovery and relief efforts.Fans that have purchased tickets to Thursday's game will have the option to donate the money to relief efforts or request a refund through Ticketmaster".
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Watt said he's been moved by watching everyone that has helped out in the crisis so far and is looking forward to pitching in. "Houston's a great city". "Everybody here is obviously most concerned about their families, their friends, the city of Houston back home". "I said it a couple days ago, but this is bigger than football". "Right now, I'm excited that they can get home". Cowboys' owner Jerry Jones also allowed the displaced Texans to practice at the Cowboys practice facility, The Star, during their displacement from Harvey.
"There are now discussions about whether to play Thursday night's Ravens-Saints game in New Orleans due to Harvey, per a league source". "But I will guarantee this team will go out every Sunday, Monday, Thursday - whenever they ask us to play - and we'll play our asses off for the city of Houston, I promise you that". We want to get home, been on the road and all that but it is what it is. The campaign reached $5.1 million on Wednesday and has a new goal of $6 million.
"We've upped the goal to $10 million because everything is bigger in Texas", he said.
On Sunday, Watt announced that he had set up a fundraiser for victims in Houston with a $100,000 donation.