The team has already canceled its annual Christmas party, scheduled for Monday at Cowboys Stadium, and instead began planning a memorial service for Brown.
‘‘From here on, they’re in uncharted waters,’’ Reeves said. ‘‘No one can point the best way forward. I was lucky in that sense: We never had to deal with the nightmare of losing a friend and teammate. One thing I'm certain of, though — it’s going to haunt some of them for a long time to come.’’