Cowboys' Bryant won't practice after injuring knee vs Bears

Bryant hurt the knee early in the Bears game but managed to play with the injury. However, that injury apparently hasn't ruled Bryant out for Sunday's game against the 49ers as Garrett added he hoped his star receiver would be ready to play on Sunday. Coach Jason Garrett told reporters Wednesday that Bryant is day-to-day. "We don't think it's something that's going to keep him out for an extended period of time but again it's going to be a day by day, week by week situation".

Garrett would not say whether the players that have had similar injuries in the past were skill position players, but a source said Bryant's position could mean a longer recovery. Replay showed Bryant's right knee caught under the defender. He underwent an MRI following the game and will miss practice on Wednesday.

"Dez got his knee evaluated here the last few days", Garrett said.

Bryant was taken to the locker room for evaluation but has reentered the game.

Bryant missed seven games previous year after breaking his foot in the opener. Romo is now recovering from a compression fracture in his back suffered in the preseason and is improving but not ready for practice. He returned to play 52 of 68 snaps, the most of any Dallas receiver, catching three of six targets for 40 yards and the score. He then caught a TD pass from rookie QB Dak Prescott - the first of Prescott's young career. The week prior, Bryant posted seven receptions for 102 yards. Let's just see how the MRI goes.

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