Tim Brown knows a thing or two about pass catching in the NFL.
He was a 1987 Heisman trophy winner, 9 time Pro-Bowler, and voted to the NFL 90’s All Decade Team, so when he says you have to take care of the body, he’s referencing Dez Bryant and his physical style of play.
Brown was a guest on Fitzsimmons & Durrett on ESPN Dallas 103.3 FM and talked about Bryant's style of play may be too reckless.
Bryant plays one speed, hard and fast, and his body could eventually break down. Brown says the key to longevity is understanding when to fight for the extra yards, and when to be smart.
In 2012, Bryant played with a broken finger that required surgery at the time he injured it, however, risking further damage he played the rest of the season before having any procedures done.
Brown thinks Bryant should bring it down a notch, for his own overall health.
"They have to talk to him about preserving himself for the full season, man, because they need this kid on the fi...