Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant has a concussion and will not play in the team's preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks, reports NFL.com's Ian Rapoport.
According to the report, Bryant was injured during a Monday practice.
Cowboys defensive tackle Tyrone Crawford is also in the concussion protocol and has also been ruled out for the Seattle game.
Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones told 105.3 FM in Dallas, which first reported the news, that both Bryant and Crawford are “being monitored” and “it shouldn’t impact them over the long haul.”
Bryant has four catches for 74 yards and two touchdowns in two preseason games this season. He insisted he is fine, saying on Twitter on Tuesday morning, "I promise I'm ok Cowboy nation."
He played in only nine games last season because of a foot injury, catching 31 passes for 401 yards and three touchdowns.
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