Dez Bryant is still catching a few balls despite that bulky protective boot on his right foot.
Bryant caught a few light tosses from receivers coach Ray
Sherman while standing on the sideline as practice got started
Monday. Once drills got under way, the Dallas Cowboys' first-round
pick was an observer watching with Sherman or another coach while
the offense went through its plays.
Coach Wade Phillips says it's still too early to determine how
quickly Bryant could be back after sustaining a high right ankle
sprain Friday. The initial prognosis was four to six weeks, which
means the rookie receiver could miss the entire five-game preseason
The coach says he's glad that Bryant is getting his "mental