Originally written on NFL Injury Report  |  Last updated 11/18/14

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)
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant could miss the remainder of the season due to an injured finger that may require surgery, reports Nick Eatman of DallasCowboys.com. WR Dez Bryant could be out for the rest of the season. Pending the results of a hand specialist, but his finger injury could require surgery — Nick Eatman (@nickeatman) December 10, 2012 Tests have shown that Bryant is dealing with a fractured left index finger which will continue to be evaluated. For his part, Bryant has said he wants to play through the injury, which could be an option for the Cowboys depending on the severity. It’s unknown at this point during which play Bryant injured his finger, but it took place before his 27-yard touchdown reception in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s win over the Cincinnati Bengals. Following the game Bryant told reporters that he thought the injury was just a sprained finger. Losing Bryant would deal a significant blow to the Cowboys’ playoff chances considering he’s developed into one of quarterback Tony Romo’s top targets. On the season the wide receiver has caught 75 passes for 1,028 yards and nine touchdowns.  Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.thenflinjuryreport.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();
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