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Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is officially active for Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers despite being hampered all week by a broken left index finger.
Bryant suffered the injury in the Cowboys' 20-19 win over Cincinnati Bengals in Week 14. Bryant decided to forego surgery and play through the injury in order to help the Cowboys reach the playoffs.
Bryant has 75 catches for 1,028 yards and nine touchdowns on the season.
The Dallas Cowboys have declared SS Charlie Peprah, OT Darrion Weems, OG David Arkin, DL Jay Ratliff, C Kevin Kowalski, CB Morris Claiborne, RB Phillip Tanner inactive for Week 15.
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Dez Bryant’s injury status is a daily headline. Late Friday it was revealed that the injury is serious enough to keep Bryant from playing under normal circumstances.
Because the Dallas Cowboys are in the playoff hunt, Bryant stated that he will risk permanent damage to his left index finger to help his team make the post-season.
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Dez Bryant, WR for the Dallas Cowboys said his fractured finger feels, “fine” and that he will be playing next weekend against the New Orleans Saints. Bryant injured his left index finger Dec.9 against the Cincinnati Bengals. Bryant caught four passes [...]
ARLINGTON, Texas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones said Sunday night that Dez Bryant will likely need a bone graft to fill in the fracture in the wide receiver's left index finger.
The procedure Jones described would involve taking bone tissue from Bryant's hip and placing it into the injured finger joint.
But Bryant said that's not happening.
Two hand specialists have said that Dez Bryant needs surgery to repair his broken left index finger, but it appears the Cowboys wide receiver will postpone a procedure until after the season.
Bryant said Thursday that he is playing Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. He has practiced and caught passes with a modified receivers glove.
There is risk involved with playing through...
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told 105.3 FM The Fan that wide receiver Dez Bryant’s fractured finger will likely never be the same again.
“It’ll be a challenge with the flexibility of the finger, probably, for the rest of his life,” Jones said, via the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. “I think he’ll still be able to use it and use it in a way that he’ll be successful on...
Dallas Cowboys officials told ESPN Dallas on Saturday that they expect wide receiver Dez Bryant to play Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers even though he has a fractured left index finger. Bryant was injured in the fourth quarter of last week's win over the Cincinnati Bengals. Bryant will reportedly wear a taped-up splint. He was listed on the team's injury report...
Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant likely will undergo surgery that requires a bone graft after the season to repair his broken left finger. Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones said the graft would come come from bone tissue in Bryant's hip. "Dez is going to have, more than likely, bone taken off his hip and put into that index finger joint," Jones said...
Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant came out of Sunday's game without any further injury to his left hand.Fantasy Spin:Bryant was obviously protecting the broken finger, but he still managed to produce double-digit points for fantasy owners with four catches for 59 yards and a touchdown. It is the sixth consecutive game he's caught at least one touchdown. He'll be ready to go...
Dallas Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones said receiver Dez Bryant will probably need a bone graft from his hip to fix his fractured left index finger, Tim MacMahon of ESPN Dallas reports.
Thats news to Bryant, who had four catches for 59 yards and a touchdown Sunday to help the Cowboys beat the Pittsburgh Steelers and pull into a three-way tie for first place in the...
If the Dallas Cowboys had not recently climbed into the thick of the NFC playoff race, he would shut this season down for himself individually.
But in the midst of a breakout season and with his high value to the offense, Bryant is planning to play Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers with a broken left index finger that is expected to require surgery.
The position that we...
Data from SportsTradex.com indicates that today’s game is a virtual tossup. The market is showing the Cowboys have a 54% chance of winning. The Steelers have gone from a small favorite in the game to a small underdog on news that Dez Bryant will play.
With the Bengals win on Thursday (which was expected), the Steelers need to win today to remain tied for the 2nd wild card spot...
Finally, the Dallas Cowboys win a big game that could have gone either way in the month of December over a though Pittsburgh team. It’s a three way tie in the NFC East with Washington and NY but the Cowboys actually lost ground in the wild card hunt as Minnesota slide into playoff contention.
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