Dez Bryant Pulled from Cowboys Revenge Game for COVID-19 Right Before Kickoff

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The Ravens play the Cowboys tonight, and Baltimore wide receiver Dez Bryant was supposed to have a revenge game against his former team. However, Bryant says he was pulled right before kickoff over a positive COVID-19 test:

It’s been a really weird year, but I can’t recall anything quite like this in the NFL yet. Do they do contact tracing now? Then what? Stay tuned.

Regardless, you have to feel for Bryant, who had to have been chomping at the bit to play in this game in his comeback season.

Update: Contact tracing does not appear to be an issue for the Ravens:

Written by Ryan Glasspiegel

Ryan Glasspiegel grew up in Connecticut, graduated from University of Wisconsin-Madison, and lives in Chicago. Before OutKick, he wrote for Sports Illustrated and The Big Lead. He enjoys expensive bourbon and cheap beer.

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