Dez Bryant will play Sunday against the Steelers despite a fractured finger that will require surgery. (John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant, who sought a second opinion on his fractured left index finger from a hand specialist Wednesday, said Thursday he will play Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
A source told ESPN the specialist confirmed the fracture would require surgery, but Bryant has decided to delay the procedure.
Bryant practiced Thursday wearing a protective splint and padding on his left hand.
"Only thing y'all need to know is I'm playing," he said in the locker room.