Newly acquired New Orleans Saints wide receiver Dez Bryant has been diagnosed with a torn achilles.
The injury occured at the Saints practice on Friday, while Bryant was running a route.
Bryant went to Twitter for an announcement:
Things was just starting to heat up for me… I wonâ€™t question the man upstairs… this is the ultimate test.. thank you everyone for the prayers
— Dez Bryant (@DezBryant) November 9, 2018
Bryant’s new teammates Mark Ingram and Ben Watson had words the wideout:
Just one stop on the journey my brother. Youâ€™ve already left your mark on this locker room even though itâ€™s only been two days. Looking forward to seeing you ball again. Keep pressing on!! We are here for you! Rom 8:28
— Benjamin Watson (@BenjaminSWatson) November 9, 2018
The â€œXâ€ still going up bro!! ðŸ™…ðŸ¾â€â™‚ï¸ðŸ™…ðŸ¾â€â™‚ï¸ðŸ™…ðŸ¾â€â™‚ï¸ https://t.co/dVpFJrE62w
— Mark Ingram II (@MarkIngram22) November 9, 2018