Posted December 04, 2012 on AP on Fox

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 14: Dez Bryant of the Dallas Cowboys celebrates after his first quarter touchdown reception against the New York Giants was confirmed by video replay on November 14, 2010 at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) By SCHUYLER DIXON AP Sports Writer Dallas coach Jason Garrett implores Dez Bryant to run ''north and south'' with the ball. The Cowboys receiver is listening, and his career sure seems headed a lot more north than south. Bryant's first catch Sunday at Cincinnati (7-5) could get the Dallas receiver to 1,000 yards for the first time as a pro. The past four games, he scored in each one and had the same career high in yards twice. Garrett forced the third-year player to go ''north and south'' on a screen pass that ended up being the go-ahead touchdown in last weekend's 38-33 victory against Philadelphia. Bryant also used the theory to his advantage on an earlier scoring play for the Cowboys (6-6).
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