News: SA: Bryant set to undergo MRI after suffering knee injury***Patellar tendinitis***

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  1. CCBoy

    CCBoy Well-Known Member

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    Bryant set to undergo MRI after suffering knee injury in practice

    Posted on 08/20/2012 by Tom Orsborn

    Wide receiver Dez Bryant will undergo an MRI after suffering a knee injury during practice Monday, according to the team’s web site.

    With No. 1 wideout Miles Austin sidelined for the rest of the preseason with a hamstring injury that’s already kept him out of most of camp and the first two exhibition games, the Cowboys can ill afford to lose Bryant.

    Austin is expected to be ready for the Sept. 5 season opener at the New York Giants, but his long layoff could lead to timing issues with quarterback Tony Romo.

    Two other receivers, Andre Holmes and Tim Benford, apparently also suffered injuries Monday. Their status is unknown...
  2. DFWJC

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    Beasley, Harris, and Ogletree have maybe had the best preseason so far of the WRs 3-5 candidates....and may make the team by default anyway.
  3. CCBoy

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    Dez Bryant to have MRI on knee

    Updated: August 20, 2012, 3:07 PM ET
    By Calvin Watkins |

    SAN DIEGO -- Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant left Monday's practice with the San Diego Chargers with a knee injury and is scheduled to have an MRI.

    Bryant was one of three receivers injured in practice, along with Andre Holmes and Donovan Kemp.

    As Bryant left the practice field he was asked if he was fine, "yeah...
  4. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

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    we are just plain snake bit
  5. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member

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    He's ok...fingers crossed. At least dez says he is.
  6. Wezsh0T

    Wezsh0T Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Oh no...holding my breath on this one.
  7. Sean50Lee

    Sean50Lee Active Member

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    Noooooo! :bang2:
  8. LifetimeBoysFan

    LifetimeBoysFan Active Member

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    Seriously? Doesn't it feel like sometimes it only rains on us? Wait! That's not rain!!!
  9. Garland powerplay

    Garland powerplay Active Member

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    scouts need to pick up on best center and receiver on final cuts. Im hoping the braintrust @ valley ranch is working this now.
  10. proline

    proline Active Member

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    Can a mod edit the title to say that it's been diagnosed as patellar tendonitis?
  11. Prossman

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    By Mayo Clinic staff
    Patellar tendinitis is an injury that affects the tendon connecting your kneecap (patella) to your shinbone. The patellar tendon plays a pivotal role in the way you use your leg muscles. It helps your muscles extend your knee so that you can kick a ball, run uphill and jump up in the air.

    Patellar tendinitis is most common in athletes whose sports involve frequent jumping — such as basketball and volleyball. For this reason, patellar tendinitis is commonly known as jumper's knee. However, even people who don't participate in jumping sports can experience patellar tendinitis.

    For most people, treatment of patellar tendinitis begins with physical therapy to stretch and strengthen the muscles around the knee
  12. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    They dodged a bullet...
  13. This is Our Year

    This is Our Year Ohama, Kill, 52 is the Mike

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    thank ******. we would have become the Jets ground and pound Murray 30 times a game if Dez was badly hurt

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